Fanny and Ethel worked in the same office, and, they were neighbours at home.
Fanny was rather a careless girl, and he often lost things. Then she usually went
to Ethel to borrow more from her.
Ethel was a kind girl, but she sometimes got tired of lending things to her
One Saturday afternoon Fanny knocked at Ethel’s front door, and when
Ethel came to open it, Fanny said to her, ‘Oh, hullo, Ethel. Please lend me a bag.
I’ve lost mine. I’m going to the shops, and I feel very stupid when I haven’t got
anything in my hand when I go out in the street.’
Ethel laughed and answered, ‘Well, Fanny, go down to the end of the
garden. You’ll find a nice wheelbarrow in the shed there. Take that when you go
down to the shops. Then you’ll have something in both of your hands.’
A. Answer these questions.
1.Why did Fanny often lose things?
Because Fanny was rather a careless girl.
2.Why did Ethel lend things to Fanny?
Because Ethel was a kind girl.
3.Why didn’t Fanny want to go to the shops without a bag?
Because she feel very stupid when haven’t got anything in my hand when I go out in the street.
4.Why didn’t Ethel lend her a bag?
Because when we go down to the end of the garden. You’ll find a nice wheelbarrow.
5.What did she want Fanny to take to the shops?
6.Did Fanny take it, do you think?
B. Which of these sentences are true? Write the correct ones down.
1.Ethel often borrowed things.
- Fanny often borrowed things.
3.Ethel often lent things to Fanny.
- Fanny often lent things to Ethel.
5.One day Ethel lost her bag.
6.One day Fanny lost her bag.
- Fanny liked carrying something in her hand.
- Fanny did not like carrying things.
- There was a shed at the end of Ethel’s garden.
- There was a shed at the end of Fanny’s garden.
C. Write this story, but do not put pictures: put words.
Ethel’s house is in a small street. It has a small door at the back, and there is a basement in it. Ethel keeps her evil there. Ethel is a clever. She works in an office. This is Ethel. She is at the of her house, and she’s got a in her left ? Because she is going to the camping.