to vary, varied, variety, various, to differ, different
1. The subjects of his stories vary, but the style always remains the same. 2. All these dresses are alike. They only vary slightly in colour. 3. English grammar differs greatly from Russian grammar. 4. The number of lectures at our club varies from month to month.
5. The things you can buy at this shop are many and varied, aren’t they? 6. These two lamps are quite differ ent.
b) Substitute the word variety for various, then use the combinations in sentences of your own.
various coats, various cars, various food products
c) Make up sentences of your own.
advertisement — to vary — to attract; ways of treatment (at this hospital) — to vary — to achieve; to look alike — to differ — to be pleasant(unpleasant) to deal with; to take for — to differ slightly; to need special treatment — quite a different case; various departments — a variety of pro ducts— excellent service; to tell on — to become quite a different person
to handle, to treat
a) Answer these questions.
1. What kind of things should be handled with care?
2. What would you do if you saw that a matter you are interested in wasn’t being handled the right way?
b) Give all possible combinations and use them in sentences of your own.
a bicycle an illness a car a matter a patient a case a newcomer
for a long time
in a friendly way
I. С этой машиной следует обращаться осторожно. 2. Как жаль, что девочки еще не научились обращаться со швей ной машиной (a sewing I'souig] machine). 3. Если бы вы