Read the following text. Transform the words in capital letters at the end of the lines so that they grammatically correspond to the content of the text. Fill in the gaps with the obtained words.

Band Aid was a charity supergroup featuring mainly British and Irish musicians and recording artists. Their FAMOUS song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was first released in 1984. It was written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure after they WERE SHOCKED by reports of the 1983-1985 famine in Ethiopia. The song was number one for five weeks, RAISING millions for charity. In 2014, the group changed its name to Band Aid 30 because it was the THIRTIETH time the song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was recorded. That year, it aimed to help those who WERE SUFFERING from the Ebola virus. Since the time of its birth, the song HAS MADE a lot of money. Bono, who also appeared on the original, told BBC News, «We’ve been trying to make this event a thing of the past. If every country had the values of Great Britain and KEPT the promises they’d made at these big G8 meetings, we wouldn’t have to be standing here. I just wish we DID NOT HAVE to do this.»

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  1. Band Aid was a charity supergroup featuring mainly British and Irish musicians and recording artists. Their FAMOUS song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was first released in 1984. It was written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure after they WERE SHOCKED by reports of the 1983-1985 famine in Ethiopia. The song was number one for five weeks, RAISING millions for charity. In 2014, the group changed its name to Band Aid 30 because it was the THIRTIETH time the song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was recorded. That year, it aimed to help those who WERE SUFFERING from the Ebola virus. Since the time of its birth, the song HAS MADE a lot of money. Bono, who also appeared on the original, told BBC News, «We’ve been trying to make this event a thing of the past. If every country had the values of Great Britain and KEPT the promises they’d made at these big G8 meetings, we wouldn’t have to be standing here. I just wish we DID NOT HAVE to do this.»

    Gaps filled:

    1. FAMOUS -> famous
    2. WERE SHOCKED -> were shocked
    3. RAISING -> raised
    4. THIRTIETH -> thirtieth
    5. WERE SUFFERING -> were suffering
    6. HAS MADE -> has made
    7. KEPT -> kept
    8. DID NOT HAVE -> did not have
  2. Band Aid was a charity supergroup featuring mainly British and Irish musicians and recording artists. Their FAMOUS song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was first released in 1984. It was written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure after they WERE SHOCKED by reports of the 1983-1985 famine in Ethiopia. The song was number one for five weeks, RAISING millions for charity. In 2014, the group changed its name to Band Aid 30 because it was the THIRTIETH time the song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was recorded. That year, it aimed to help those who WERE SUFFERING from the Ebola virus. Since the time of its birth, the song HAS MADE a lot of money. Bono, who also appeared on the original, told BBC News, «We’ve been trying to make this event a thing of the past. If every country had the values of Great Britain and KEPT the promises they’d made at these big G8 meetings, we wouldn’t have to be standing here. I just wish we DID NOT HAVE to do this.»

    Band Aid was a charity supergroup featuring mainly British and Irish musicians and recording artists. Their FAMOUS song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was first released in 1984. It was written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure after they WERE SHOCKED by reports of the 1983-1985 famine in Ethiopia. The song was number one for five weeks, RAISING millions for charity. In 2014, the group changed its name to Band Aid 30 because it was the THIRTIETH time the song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was recorded. That year, it aimed to help those who WERE SUFFERING from the Ebola virus. Since the time of its birth, the song HAS MADE a lot of money. Bono, who also appeared on the original, told BBC News, «We’ve been trying to make this event a thing of the past. If every country had the values of Great Britain and KEPT the promises they’d made at these big G8 meetings, we wouldn’t have to be standing here. I just wish we DID NOT HAVE to do this.»

    1. Вы совершенно правы, Бэнд Эйд — это благотворительная супергруппа, в состав которой входили в основном британские и ирландские музыканты и исполнители. Их ЗНАМЕНИТАЯ песня Do They Know It’s Christmas? была впервые выпущена в 1984 году. Авторами стали Боб Гелдоф и Мидж Юр, которых ПОТРЯСЛИ сообщения о голоде в Эфиопии в 1983-1985 годах.

  3. Band Aid was a charity supergroup featuring mainly British and Irish musicians and recording artists. Their FAMOUS song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was first released in 1984. It was written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure after they WERE SHOCKED by reports of the 1983-1985 famine in Ethiopia. The song was number one for five weeks, RAISING millions for charity. In 2014, the group changed its name to Band Aid 30 because it was the THIRTIETH time the song «Do They Know It’s Christmas?» was recorded. That year, it aimed to help those who WERE SUFFERING from the Ebola virus. Since the time of its birth, the song HAS MADE a lot of money. Bono, who also appeared on the original, told BBC News, «We’ve been trying to make this event a thing of the past. If every country had the values of Great Britain and KEPT the promises they’d made at these big G8 meetings, we wouldn’t have to be standing here. I just wish we DID NOT HAVE to do this.»

    Answer:

    1. were shocked
    2. raising
    3. thirtieth
    4. were suffering
    5. has made
    6. kept
    7. did not have

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