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14 02, 2020

An Absent-minded Man

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A Story with a Smile Read the story An Absent-minded Man to improve your reading skills. Level B1  Mrs. Pratt drove to see her mother, leaving her husband to follow with the baby and the baby’s change of clothing. At eleven o’clock Pratt set out with the perambulator. “I am sure I have forgotten something,” said

13 02, 2020

What Is Shakespeare

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A story with a smile Reading Comprehension Level A2 Read the story What Is Shakespeare? Two businessmen were invited to dinner at the home of a college professor. One of the men didn't have much education. His occupation had always been doing business and he hardly ever had time to work with books getting knowledge of

12 02, 2020

The Lady or the Tiger

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Here is a story to read on Valentine's Day Read the story "The Lady or the Tiger?" about love and about the choices we have to make. In a very old time there lived a king. He was a man of great imagination and he always turned the things he imagined into facts. One of

3 10, 2019

Mother Theresa Outstanding Humanitarian

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Mother Theresa Read about Mother Theresa Outstanding Humanitarian Mother Teresa was a humanitarian. This means she did things to help out other people. Her entire life was fully devoted to helping the poor, the sick, the needy, and the helpless. Mother Theresa was a nun. She never wanted to be famous, but everyone in the

13 04, 2019

Reading Test 1 Year 8

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Do Reading Test 1 Year 8 to develop your reading skills. Task 1. Read the text Elizabeth Goudge was born in the cathedral city of Wells. Elizabeth was educated at Grassendale School, Southbourne, and at the art school at University College Reading, then at a college of Christ Church. She went on to teach design

9 04, 2019

Reading Test 1 Year 7

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Do Reading Test 1 Year 7 to develop your reading skills. Read the text. For questions (1—6) choose and circle the correct answer (a, b, c or d). The owner of "The George" was feeling sad. He did his best to make his pub a comfortable, pleasant place. The beer was good, the food was

6 03, 2019

Reading Comprehension for Elementary School

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Elementary School. Reading Comprehension Task 1. Read the text, choose correct answers and circle the letter that corresponds to this corect answer. What Colour Is an Orange? What colour is an orange? Is it orange? Not always. Some oranges are green. They can be green in colour even if they are ripe and ready to

21 12, 2018

Easy Reading Before Christmas

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Read a good Christmas story. Reading Comprehension Level A1+ Easy Reading Before Christmas                                                    “Enjoy Your Vegetables!” Mrs. Brown had a small garden behind her house, and in spring she planted some vegetables in it. She looked after them very carefully, and when the summer came, they looked very nice. One evening Mrs. Brown looked

18 12, 2018

The Ghost of a Smile

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Read this Christmas story, will you? Reading Comprehension   Level A2 Make sure you know the meaning of these words: mean – скупий come down – заходити (за) make out – побачити, розрізнити disgrace – зганьбити, збезчестити haunt – з’являтися (про примару) stare – широко відкрити очі (від жаху) complaint – скарга hand something over to

18 12, 2018

Christmas Ornaments

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Decorating with Christmas Ornaments Read the text. Four sentences were moved from it. Choose from the sentences A - D the one which fits each gap (1-4). A. The invention of plastic in the mid 1900's created new Christmas tree decorations. B. They are ornamental by nature and lend beauty or attractiveness to the Christmas