Времена английского. Тест 19

1) In spite of the fact that it ___ all day long, the match ___ and the stands were full of spectators.

2) Many football fans claimed that after "Real FC" ___ that important game it ___ no chance to win the championship.

3) I wish he ___ last Friday but his flight ___ because of bad weather. If he ___ the next day I would have brought him by car.

4) After many long years of devoted and patient instruction, the doctor ___ able to get the boy to clothe and feed himself, recognize and utter a number of words, as well as write letters and form words.

5) At the first stages of the Industrial Revolution advertising ___ a relatively straightforward means of announcement and communication and was used mainly to promote novelties and fringe products which ___ unknown to the public.

6) Towards the end of the 19th century the larger companies ___ more and more on mass advertising to promote their new range of products. The market during this period ___ by a small number of giant, conglomerate enterprises.

7) To cater for the fitness boom of the 80s and provide the up-to-date facilities people want, over 1,500 private health and fitness clubs ___ during the past 15 years.

8) In 1936 the British Broadcasting Corporation ___ to provide a public radio service. Since then the BBC ___ by the establishment of independent and commercial radio and television, which ___ the BBC's broadcasting monopoly.

9) The Neolithic Age was a period of history which ___ in approximately 6000 B.C. and ___ until 3000 B.C.

10) A major problem in the construction of new buildings is that windows ___ while air conditioning systems ___.