On the cold, beautiful frosty Christmas morning the British and the German troops celebrated Christmas with each other. They enjoyed each other's food. All of them were smoking, laughing, talking, drinking and eating. Hans Wolf and Jim Macpherson shared the cake Connie had baked. They talked about Bathsheba, Gabriel Oak, Sergeant Troy and Dorset. They even talked about the books they liked. They agreed about everything. Both the troops played a game of football for which both Hans and Jim cheered, clapped hands and stamped feet. They also exchanged carols at night. In this way, they celebrated Christmas together, finding a lot in2 years ago
The table below contains a list of nouns and some adjectives. Use as many adjectives as you can to describe each noun. You might come up with some funny descriptions!
circular, striped, enormous, multicoloured, round, cheerful, wild, blue, red, chubby, large, medium- sized, cold
Find these phrasal verbs in the story.
|burn out||light up||look on||run out||keep out|
Write down the sentences in which they occur, consult a dictionary and write down the meaning that you think matches the meaning of the phrasal verb in the sentence.
Underline the verbs and arrange them in two columns, Past and Earlier past.
(a) My friends set out to see the caves in the next town, but I stayed at home, because I had seen them already.
(b) When they arrived at the station, their train had left. They came back home, but by that time I had gone out to see a movie!
(c) So they sat outside and ate the lunch I had packed for them.
(d) By the time I returned, they had fallen asleep!
Fill in the blanks using the correct form of the verbs in brackets.
My little sister is very naughty. When she........(come) back from school yesterday, she had........... (tear) her dress. We......... (ask) her how it had........... (happen). She.......... (say) she........... (have, quarrel) with a boy. She........... (have, beat) him in a race and he.......... (have, try) to push her. She...........(have, tell) the teacher and so he..........(have, chase) her, and she.......... (have, fall) down and.......... (have, tear) her dress