# Артикли в контексте (The Supercomputer) - Владимир vs Макsим

– group of – international scientists decided to design and build – largest and – most powerful computer in – world. – these scientists believed that such – computer would solve all – complex problems of – science and – mathematics in – seconds. It took – twenty years to build – computer. It was so – large that it occupied – building of – thirty floors. – scientists were very pleased with their creation. They chose – date on which to introduce – computer to – world and they invited – famous scientists to come along and test their computer.

– Italian mathematician had spent – five years working on – difficult mathematical problem. When he gave – problem to – computer it answered in – two seconds. – Italian mathematician was astounded. “It's correct,” he shouted. – British scientist had spent his life trying without much success to predict – British weather so that – tourists will know – best time to come on – holiday. – British scientist gave – computer – lot of – facts about – climate in – Britain and after – ten seconds – computer produced – detailed description for – complete year. – scientist was delighted. – problem after – problem was given to – computer. It solved all of them easily. Soon – scientists had – no more questions to ask.

At that moment – lady who was serving – tea and – coffee shouted to – computer, 'Is there – God?“ – computer's lights flashed and flashed and flashed. They continued for – one minute, then – another. – computer had never taken this long to answer. After – ten minutes – lights stopped flashing and in – deep voice, – computer replied, “Now there is.”

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## Discussion

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NAtwenty years to buildthecomputer.It was so

NAlarge that it occupiedAbuilding ofZEROthirty floorsThescientists were very pleased with their creation.They chose

Adate on which to introduceTHEcomputer toTHEworld and they invitedZEROfamous scientists to come along and test their computer.AnItalian mathematician had spentNAfive years working onadifficult mathematical problem.When he gave

THEproblem toTHEcomputer it answered inNAtwo seconds.TheItalian mathematician was astounded. “It's correct,” he shouted.British scientist had spent his life trying without much success to predict

ZEROBritish weather so thatZEROtourists will knowTHEbest time to come onZEROholidayTheBritish scientist gavethecomputeralot ofzerofacts abouttheclimate inzeroBritain and afternaten secondsthecomputer producedadetailed description forthecomplete year.THEscientist was delighted.Zeroproblem afterzeroproblem was given tothecomputer.Soon

thescientists hadNAno more questions to ask.At that moment

thelady who was servingzerotea andzerocoffee shouted tothecomputer, 'Is thereaGod?“thecomputer's lights flashed and flashed and flashed.They continued for

Aone minute, thenNAanother.THEcomputer had never taken this long to answer.After

naten minutesthelights stopped flashing and inadeep voice,thecomputer replied, “Now there is.”THX!

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