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1) Read the following passage carefully:

A dog once took a large piece of meat from a butchers shop and ran away with meat between his teeth. He ran quickly because he did not want the butcher to take the meat away from him. On his way he came to a river. He came near it and looked into the water. He saw himself in the water, thinking that it was another dog. He wanted to take the other piece of meat from the other dog. When he opened his mouth to take the other meat, his piece of meat fell into the river and went away.

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Now answer the following questions:


1-What did the dog take from the butchers shop? 2-Why did he run quickly? 3-What did he see on his way? 4-Where did he see himself? 5-Why did he open his mouth? 6-What did he lose? 2) It is May 10th . Today Ann is thirteen years of age. She is wearing a pretty new dress. It is red and white. Ann is having a birthday party today and she is expecting all her friends

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-The dog took a large piece of meat from a butchers shop. -He ran quickly because he did not want the butcher to take the meat away from him. -He saw a river on his way. -He saw himself in the water. -He open his mouth to take the other piece of meat from the other dog. -He lost his piece of meat. 2( 01 . . . . .

to come. They are going to bring many nice presents with them. Anns mother has prepared a lot of nice things to eat and drink. Ann and her friends are going to play games, sing, dance, and listen to music. They will have a wonderful time together.

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Now answer the following questions:


1-Whose birthday is it? 2-How old is Ann? 3-What is she wearing? 4-What is she having today?

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-It is Anns birthday. -She is thirteen years old. -She is wearing a pretty new dress. - She is having a birthday party. - Her friends will come today.

5-When will her friends come? 6-What will Ann and her friends do?

-Ann and her friends will play games, sing, dance, and listen to music. 3) Last week I went to theater. 3( I had a very good seat. The . . play was very interesting but I did not enjoy it. A young man . . and a young woman were . sitting behind me. They were . talking loudly. I got very . angry. I could not hear the actors. I turned round. I looked at the woman and the man . angrily. They did not pay . attention. In the end, I could . not bear it. I turned round again. I cannot hear a word I said angrily. It is none of your business, the young man said

rudely, This is a private conversation!

Now answer the following questions:


1-Where did the writer go last week? 2-How was the play?

-The writer went to theater last week. -The play was very interesting but I did not enjoy it. 3-Why couldnt the writer -The writer couldnt enjoy the play enjoy the play? because the young man and a young woman were talking loudly. 4-Who were sitting behind the -A young man and a young writer? woman were sitting behind the writer. 5-Could the writer hear the -The writer could not hear the actors or not? actors. 6-How did the writer look at -The writer looked at them them? angrily. 7-What did the writer have in -The writer had a very good seat theatre? in theatre. 4) Jack looked at his watch. It 4( was half past six, He got out of . bed quickly. Then he washed . . and dressed. He was late as usual, so he didnt have time . for breakfast. He ran all the . way to the bus stop and he arrived just in time for the . bus. Jack never eats anything in the morning because he always gets up late.

Now answer the following questions:


1-When did Jack get up? 2-Was he early or late?

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-Jack got up at half past six. -He was late.

3-Where did he run to? 4-Did he catch the bus? 5-Does Jack eat in the morning? 5) One day a woman went to the house of a doctor. She said to the doctor, My husband is very ill and he cant go to the factory. Please come and see him . The doctor followed her and saw them very poor people. There was no food and the rooms were very cold. The doctor told the woman to come to his house to give her something which will help her husband. She went and the doctor gave her a big box. When the woman reached her home, she opened the box. It was full of gold and some money, too. She was very happy and she bought her husband the medicine. Soon her husband was well again.

-He ran to the bus stop. - Yes, he did. - No, he doesnt. . 5( . . . . . . . . .

Now write either True or False:1-A woman went to the doctors house to buy medicine. 2-The husband was in the factory. 3-The doctor was rich. 4-The doctor asked the woman to come to hospital. 5-The box was full of money and food. 6) When Tom was very small boy, he lived on a farm of his

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grandfather. He used to feed the chickens in the morning. Then he played in the field with his brother until noon. After dinner, it was too hot to work or play. Everyone goes to sleep. It was too pleasant to live on the farm but it was impossible for Tom to stay there because he must go to school, and the school was far away from the field, So, he had to live with his uncle in the town not far from school.

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Now answer the following questions:


1-Where did Tom live when he was very small? 2-Did he use to feed the chickens at noon? 3-What did he do after he fed the chickens? 4-Why was it impossible for Tom to stay in the farm? 5-Did he have to live with his uncle? 7) John got a watch for his birthday. One day John lost his watch somewhere in his house. He looked under his pillow. Then, he looked under his bed. But he could not find the watch. He put it in his fathers room, but he could not remember that the next day.

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-Tom lived on a farm of his grandfather when he was very small. -No, he didnt. -He played in the field with his brother until noon after he fed the chicken. -It was impossible for Tom to stay in the farm because he must go to school. -Yes, he did. 7( . . . . . . . .

His mother saw the watch while she was cleaning his fathers room. As a punishment, she kept the watch in her bag for five days before she gave it back to him.

Now answer the following questions:


1-What did John lose one day? 2-Where did John put his watch?

-John lost his watch one day. -John put his watch in his fathers room. 3-What did John get for his -John got a watch for his birthday? birthday. 4-Who saw Johns watch? -His mother saw Johns watch. 5-Where did Johns mother keep -Johns mother kept the watch the watch? in her bag. 6-Where did John lose his watch? -John lost his watch somewhere in his house. 8( 8) My friend Tom and I took a boat and sailed down the river to a small island. There we took off our . clothes and swam for an hour. . There we began to dry ourselves . and dress. While we were doing this, I dropped my coat into the . water and got very wet. Tom . laughed loudly at me. Then I laughed loudly too, because I . found that I had not dropped my coat into the river but Toms. . You should have seen his face change when I told him this.

Now answer the following questions:

1-Who went to swim into the river? -My friend Tom and I went to swim into the river. 2-Where did they sail down the -They sailed down the river to river? a small island.

3-How long did they swim in the river? 4-Where did they swim? 5-Whose coat was dropped into the river? 6-Why did the writer laugh loudly too?

-They swam in the river for an hour. -They swam in the river.

-Toms coat was dropped into the river. -The writer laughed loudly because he found that he had not dropped his coat into the river but Toms. 9( 9) Mrs. James sent her daughter Ann to the shop. The mother . . wanted ten eggs. On the way to the . shop, Ann met Tom. Tom was sent . to get some bread, Ann and Tom . entered Mr. Sams shop. Mr. Sam . was happy to see that the children . were friends again. Mr. Sam sold . them bread and eggs. Outside Mr. Sams shop, the two . children had a fight. The eggs were . broken and the bread was in pieces. . Mr. Sam was angry with them.

Now answer the following questions:


1-Why was Tom sent to the shop?

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-Tom was sent to the shop to get some bread. -Ann bought ten eggs. -Yes, he was.

2-How many eggs did Ann buy? 3-Mr. Sam was angry with the two children, wasnt he? 4-Where did the two children fight? -The two children fought outside Mr. Sams shop. 5-Why was Mr. Sam happy at first? -Mr. Sam was happy at first to see that the children were friends again. 01( . 10) An old man had a cat. They lived together in an old house. . The cat could not run quickly, and she could not bite, because she was .

very old. One day the cat saw a mouse, she jumped and caught the mouse. It got out of her mouth and ran away. The man became angry because the cat had not killed the mouse. He began to hit the cat. The cat said, Do not hit your old servant. I have worked for you for many years, and would work for you still, but I am too old. Do not be unkind to the old, but remember what good work the old did when they were young.

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Now answer the following questions:


1-When did the angry man hit the old cat? 2-Whose cat was it? 3-Where did the cat live? 4-Who served the old man? 5-Was the mouse eaten by cat? 6-Did the cat ask the old man to be kind or unkind to the old? 11) A farmer and his wife were once visiting London for the first time to spend their holiday. In the evening they decided to get to cinema. A man stopped them and said, Visitors are not allowed to enter unless they take off their shoes because they make the floor dirty. So the farmer and his wife took off their shoes and gave them to the man to keep them. But when they entered the cinema they found that all the other visitors were wearing their

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-The angry man hit the old cat when the cat had not killed the mouse. -It was the old mans cat. -The cat lived together in an old house. -The cat served the old man. -No, it wasnt. -The cat asked the man to be kind to the old. 11( . . . . . .

shoes. The farmer at once went out to look for the man but the man had run away.

Now answer the following questions:

1-Who were visiting London for the -A farmer and his wife were first time? visiting London for the first time. 2-What did the farmer and his wife -The farmer and his wife decide? decided to get to cinema. 3-Did they enter the cinema with or -They entered the cinema without shoes? without shoes. 4-Who took the shoes and ran -A man took the shoes and ran away? away. 5-When the farmer went out to look -No, they didnt. for the man, did he find the man? 21( 12) Doctors say that three things are important to good : health. A good diet, lots of . exercise and a good nights sleep. There are vitamins in fruit . and vegetables which are very good for our bodies. You should . try to eat at least five different kinds of fruit and vegetables a . day. It is a good idea not to eat a lot of meat and food fried in oil. . It is better to eat your main meal at lunch time and a smaller meal in the evenings.

Now answer the following questions:


1-What are the things that are important for a good health?

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-The things that are important for a good health are: a good diet, lots of exercise and a good nights sleep.

2-Where are vitamins usually found? 3-Is it a good idea to eat a lot of meat and food fried in oil? 4-When should you eat your main meal? 5-What do doctors say?

-Vitamins are usually found in fruit and vegetables. -No, it isnt.

-I should eat my main meal at lunch time. -Doctors say that three things are important to good health. 31( 13) I was having dinner at a restaurant when Harry came in. . Harry worked in a lawyers office years ago, but he is now working . at a bank. He gets a good salary, but he always borrows money . from his friends and never pays it . back. Harry saw me and came 2 and sat at the same table. While . he was eating, I asked him to lend . . me 2. To my surprise, he gave me the money immediately. I have never borrowed any money . from you, Harry said, so now you can pay for my dinner.

Now answer the following questions:

1-Where was the writer having -The writer was having dinner at dinner? a restaurant. 2-What does he always borrow -He always borrows money from from his friends? his friends. 3-Where was Harrys last job? -Harrys last job was at a bank. 4-How much did the writer ask -The writer asked Harry to lend Harry to lend him? him 2. 5-What did Harry want the writer -Harry wanted the writer to pay to do? for his dinner. 41( 14) My plane arrived at the airport at eleven oclock in the . morning. I went into London by . under ground train. That was .

interesting. It took about an hour. Dr. Williams met me at the station and we had lunch. Then we went to my hotel by taxi. It wasnt far, but it took half an hour to get there. There is a lot of traffic in London, so it goes very slowly. Dr. Williams doesnt like buses; therefore, he goes to work by bicycle.

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Now answer the following questions:


1-How did the writer go to London? 2-Who met the writer at the station? 3-Why does traffic in London go very slowly? 4-Dose Dr. Williams go to work by bicycle? 5-When did the writers plane arrive at the airport?

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-The writer went to London by plane. -Dr. Williams met the writer at the station. -Traffic in London goes very slowly because there is a lot of traffic. -Yes, he does.

-The writers plane arrived at the airport at eleven oclock in the morning. 15) Miss Mary was driving her 51( car to school when she suddenly saw a policeman follow her on . his motor-cycle. He ordered her . to stop. He got off his motor cycle, came to the window of her car and said to her, Why didnt you stop at the red signal? She . apologized to him saying that she . was in a hurry. The policeman answered her angrily that it wasnt a good excuse.

Now answer the following questions:

1-How was Miss Mary going to school? 2-Whom did she see? 3-Why did he follow her? 4-Why didnt Miss Mary stop at the red signal? 5-Was Miss Mary a careful driver? 16) One day an old man left his house to go far a walk in the fields. The fields were beautiful and full of trees, The day was rather warm. When the man got tired, he sat down under a tree to rest. A small cat suddenly came out. It was thirsty. The old man was very kind, he gave it some water from a bottle he had. The cat drank the water and walked away. After he had given it some water, the man felt very happy.

-Miss Mary was going to school by her car. -She saw a policeman following her on his motor-cycle. -He followed her because she didnt stop at the red signal. -Miss Mary didnt stop at the red signal because she was in a hurry. -No she wasnt. 61( . . . . . . . . .

Now answer the following questions:


1-What were the fields full of? 2-Why did the man sit down under a tree? 3-How was the day? 4-What did the man give the cat? 5-How did the man feel after he had given the cat some water? 6-Was the cat thirsty or hungry? 17) Samir is learning to drive a car. A week ago, he had his first lesson. Yesterday, his teacher

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-The fields were full of trees. -The man sit down under the tree to rest. -The day was rather warm. -The man gave the cat some water. -The man felt very happy after he had given the cat some water. -The cat was thirsty. . 71( .

took him out on a busy road. It was full of cars and people. He drove very slowly and carefully, but he felt afraid the whole time. At last the lesson finished and he went home. He felt very tired. He has learned many things, but he has still got a lot to learn.

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Now answer the following questions:


1-What is Samir learning? 2-Where did the teacher take Samir? 3-Was the road full or empty of cars? 4-How did Samir drive? 5-He went home and felt very tired. didnt he? 18) A man had seven sons but he was not happy. His sons fought with each other. One day he asked them to bring him one stick each. When each one got the stick, he asked them to break their sticks. When they did so easily, he asked them to bring another stick each. He tied the seven sticks together. Then he asked them to break the sticks but no one of them could break the seven sticks. The father said, If you are together, you are strong. If you are not together, you are weak. At last his sons decided to live together and not to fight each other any more.

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-Samir is learning to drive a car. -The teacher took Samir out on a busy road. -The road was full of cars -Samir drove very slowly and carefully. -Yes, he did. 81( . . . . . . . . . ".

Now answer the following questions:


1-How many sons did the father have? 2-Why was the father unhappy?

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-The father had seven sons.

-The father was unhappy because his sons fought with each other. 3-What did the father ask his sons -The father asked his sons to to bring him? bring him one stick each. 4-Why couldnt the sons break -The sons couldnt break the the sticks? sticks because he tied the seven sticks together. 5-What did the brothers decide to -The brothers decided to live do at last? together and not to fight each other any more at last. 6-How many sticks did the sons -The sons brought to their father bring to their father? fourteen sticks.

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