Reading for Understanding Two #4B

Thelma Thurstone The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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  1. The fisheagle flew over the river and then plunged down towards the water. It then rose quickly with a fish in its beak and hurriedly flew home to its nest, where hungry baby eagles were
  2. Your answer:
    chirping merrily.
    admiring their plummage.
    waiting for food.
    finishing their dinner.


  3. Our flowers are drooping and turning brown. We have had frost, and we shall have no more flowers in the garden until next
  4. Your answer:
    spring.
    December.
    week.
    winter.


  5. Many children study crafts in school. They learn how to use different kinds of tools so that they can
  6. Your answer:
    sell them.
    make things.
    compete.
    play.


  7. The river flooded the town. The streets were covered with water. It was two meters deep on some of the streets, and the people living on these streets had to be rescued by
  8. Your answer:
    car.
    truck.
    bus.
    boat.


  9. During tennis practice on Monday, Linda sprained her ankle, so she had to walk slowly. All week long she hoped it would be well by Saturday's game so that she could
  10. Your answer:
    watch.
    coach.
    play.
    walk.


  11. Weeds will harm our garden plants. If we pull all the weeds, then our plants will
  12. Your answer:
    die.
    be weeds.
    harm us.
    grow.


  13. We swam in the ocean and played in the sand. We certainly enjoyed our day at the
  14. Your answer:
    city.
    beach.
    lake.
    farm.


  15. Although it is not true tht all animals are born blind, most newborn mammals do not begin at once to use their
  16. Your answer:
    heads.
    eyes.
    brains.
    legs.


  17. Oily rags and paper should not be allowed to accumulate indoors because of the danger of
  18. Your answer:
    fire.
    company.
    dust.
    rain.


  19. The Scouts are going to have a model plane contest Saturday. Carver hopes that he will win the
  20. Your answer:
    prize.
    flight.
    motor.
    model.



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