Reading for Understanding Two # 2C

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  1. The work is not hard, but it takes a long
  2. Your answer:
    time.
    pencil.
    rest.
    road.


  3. I tried many times to phone you, but the line was always
  4. Your answer:
    busy.
    yours.
    broken.
    mine.


  5. The trees look very pretty today because the rain we had yesterday
  6. Your answer:
    cleaned the leaves.
    knocked off the leaves.
    broke many branches.
    did not stop all day.


  7. Mitzi likes to go to school. She is very good with numbers, so her favorite subject is
  8. Your answer:
    mathematics.
    spelling.
    reading.
    writing.


  9. About sixty thousand people were in the grandstand at Shea Stadium in New York City for a World Series ball game. Millions were listening to the radio and watching the game on
  10. Your answer:
    a record player.
    a camera.
    the newspaper.
    television.


  11. Pierre wanted a new car, but he could not buy one because his pockets were
  12. Your answer:
    gone.
    cloth.
    empty.
    worn.


  13. Cats are clean animals that make good pets. They are useful, too, because they kill
  14. Your answer:
    dogs.
    horses.
    mice.
    plants.


  15. The blossoms in the bouquet of flowers are losing their petals. It is time to
  16. Your answer:
    water them.
    cut them.
    dump them.
    use them.


  17. When she looked at her watch, she began to walk faster. She was afraid she would be
  18. Your answer:
    on time.
    caught.
    late.
    slow.


  19. Helen's dog loves to roll in the mud. After it does, her husband will not let the dog
  20. Your answer:
    come into the house.
    have its dinner.
    sit in the mud.
    be tied.



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