Вербицкая М.В., 2016 год
Essay Sample 01
Пара: easier – harder
Синонимы: make friends / harder / more difficult /
мнение In my opinion it is easier to make new friends than to keep good relationship with the old ones.
1.утверждение First of all, making new friends takes less time. пример For example, one can go to a club and make a lot of new friends in a few hours. 2. утверждение Secondly, it is easier to impress people when a person just meets them for the first time. пример For instance, people tend to show only good qualities in the beginning of any relationship. They are always polite, they smile and are always ready to help.
Essay Sample 02
Пара: family - work
Синонимы: family member / valuable / lonely / times of trouble / to be surrounded by /
мнение In my opinion family is the most important thing in life.
1. утверждение First of all, family can support a person in times of troubles. пример For example, if one has some problems, family members are the first ones who will come to help. 2. утверждение Secondly, having a family is a part of human nature. пример For instance, people need to be surrounded by those who really love them and family members are those who love each other without reservation.
Moreover, without a family a person feels lonely.
Essay Sample 03
Пара: safest – dangerous
Синонимы: babyhood / infancy / protect / take care
мнение In my opinion childhood is the safest period of one’s life.
1. утверждение First of all, parents protect children from all troubles they can get into. пример For example, parents feed their children and watch them all the time to make sure nothing bad happens to them. 2. утверждение Secondly, society gives children many rights. пример For instance, if a child is being mistreated by someone society interferes and makes sure it does not happen again.
Moreover, I believe that it is a part of human nature to treat children with care and love.
Essay Sample 04
Пара: love – money
Синонимы: possession / inspire / to be in love / humanity / noble / forgiving
мнение In my opinion love is indeed the most important possession one can have.
1.утверждение First of all, love can inspire people to do great things. пример For example, when a person is in love he or she becomes very creative and wants to do something important for humanity. 2. утверждение Secondly, love fills people's lives with a lot of positive emotions. пример For instance, such people in love want to get swept away, sing with rapture and dance like a dervish.
Moreover, love makes people noble and more forgiving.
Essay Sample 05
Пара: circus – movies
Синонимы: kids / entertaining /
мнение In my opinion the circus is the most educational and entertaining pastime for children.
1. утверждение First of all, the circus creates unforgettable impressions in children’s memories. пример For example, a lot of children still remember some performances from a very young age. 2. утверждение Secondly, circus performances are interactive. пример For instance, children often take part in the performance when the clowns or the circus ring-master goes through the aisles and talks with people in the audience.
Moreover, children also can see different animals and learn new information about them.
Essay Sample 06
Пара: harmful- harmless
Синонимы: destructive / nature / run on / pulute / enviroment unfriendly / waste / fines
мнение In my opinion technical progress in not always destructive for nature.
1.утверждение First of all, technical progress has become more harmless nowadays. примерFor example, the modern cars can run on electricity, which means they do not pollute the environment at all. 2. утверждение Secondly, governments of different countries have made special laws that forbid using toxic or environmentally unfriendly plants and factories. пример For instance, if a plant dumps more waste than allowed, it gets huge penalty fines.
Essay Sample 07
Пара: harmful- harmless
Синонимы: entertainment / protect / extinct / pullute / hybrids / solar / eco-friendly / spred out
мнение In my opinion the growth of cities is not always harmful for nature.
1. утверждение First of all, newer technologies allow people to build cities without polluting the environment. пример For example, there are a lot of eco-projects that make the environment even better. 2. утверждение Secondly, nowadays cars, the most harmful elements of a city, have become much less polluting. пример For instance, there are many hybrids – gasoline cars that work partly on solar energy or electricity. Eco-friendly towns are developing more and more.
Moreover, people have also begun to better care about nature.
Essay Sample 08
Пара: help – does not help
Синонимы: enrich / enhance / extent / get a tan / experience
мнение In my opinion in order to understand something better one should be able to compare it with something else, and countries are no exception. It is a general principle and I support it.
1. утверждение First of all, when a person travels abroad he or she sees the differences in other countries compared to their own ones. пример For example, something that people took for granted in their home country suddenly becomes very valuable in another country. 2. утверждение Second, people go to see different cultures and it makes them think more about their own because comparison is a part of human nature. пример For instance, a person cannot say if one thing is better than another without comparing them.
Essay Sample 09
Пара: helps – does not help
Синонимы: minimise / displace / scientific research / prove / usefulness / neutralize
мнение In my opinion sports indeed minimizes the stress levels.
1. утверждение First of all, those who play sports forget about their problems while they are playing. пример For example, stress is being displaced by positive emotions that come from playing football. 2. утверждение Secondly, there is a lot of scientific research that proves the usefulness of sport. пример For instance, it is a scientific fact that stress is the result of hard work, overwork or some unpleasant activity mixed with worry. Playing sports is a pleasant activity that naturally neutralizes stress.
Essay Sample 10
Пара: helps – does not help
Синонимы: educational / app / entertaining /search for /to google / request
мнение In my opinion computers help children study better.
1. утверждение First of all, there are a lot of educational programs that help people to learn more and faster about the world. пример For example, an app called Biofast teaches students biology in a very funny and entertaining way. 2. утверждение Secondly, one can use the Internet to search for some useful information. пример For instance, if a person googles a request, he or she will get the answer in a few seconds.
Moreover, computers have become a part of modern life, as well as in education.