Reading is fun. We learn a lot of things when we do. Below are three easy passages for you to read and to enjoy. Remember that after each short story, you have to answer three or four questions about the text. Click the box beside your answer. Do not stay too long on one question, this practice set is time pressured. You are only given 5 minutes to finish this set. Are you ready?
A dog woke Mr. Jones up.
His neighbors woke him up.
A phone call woke him up.
The dog stopped barking.
His dog answered the question.
This event happened in the morning before he went to work.
The dog started barking at lunch time.
It happened around 10 in the evening.
C. He could not find his favorite notebook.
He lost his favorite pencil.
He could not find his favorite pen.
It was under his bed.
He found it next to the CD player
It was lying on the kitchen counter.
She is eighteen years old
His sister is less than 8 years old.
They have the same age because they are twins.
She was late for her date.
She wanted to go to a coffee shop before going to work.
She did not have much time left.
Yes, she did.
She did not.
She dropped the coffee mug before leaving the house.
She needed to drink more coffee.
She wanted to eat breakfast.
She forgot her bag.
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