Reading for Understanding Two #4C

Thelma Thurstone The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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  1. Inez had almost finished writing her lesson when the point of her pencil broke. She had to
  2. Your answer:
    get a drink of water.
    go home.
    sharpen it.
    open the window.


  3. Mrs. Brown's watch did not agree with her clock, so she did not know the correct
  4. Your answer:
    time.
    way.
    calendar.
    noon.


  5. The whole family was sad when their new puppy ran away. When it returned a few days later, they were very
  6. Your answer:
    sad.
    happy.
    busy.
    angry.


  7. It is perhaps fortunate that two-thirds of the earth is covered with oceans, rivers and lakes; no living thing, plant or animal, can live without
  8. Your answer:
    meat.
    fish.
    water.
    vegetables.


  9. Bob was a very orderly child. His mother had taught him to hang up his clothes and to put away his toys when he finished
  10. Your answer:
    eating.
    sleeping.
    playing.
    reading.


  11. His friends had all gone away for the weekend. He was lonely and had to go to the movies
  12. Your answer:
    by himself.
    at night.
    with his friends.
    at the mall.


  13. Everyone had fun at the party. One of the guests thought that this was the best party she had ever
  14. Your answer:
    attended.
    played with.
    given.
    hosted.


  15. Sophie stood at the window looking out at the rain and wished she could walk down the street under
  16. Your answer:
    a storm.
    an umbrella.
    the porch.
    her boots.


  17. Although Tak had eaten a hearty breakfast before he had gone to work, by eleven o'clock he was ready for
  18. Your answer:
    lunch.
    breakfast.
    a run.
    school.


  19. All birds come from eggs. Most birds build nests to lay their eggs in; then they sit on the eggs until they are
  20. Your answer:
    fresh.
    eaten.
    warm.
    hatched.



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