Worksheet for Matt’s Million by Andrew Norriss
Chapter 5 – Purchasing Power
Then he found the toy department.
The toy department had quite a lot of things Matt wanted. As he and
Claire walked up and down the ________________, he bought as electric
train set, a _____________ set, fourteen _______________, two of the
________________ super-soaker water pistols, seven plastic kits
(including a metre-long model of _____________________________), a
steam engine, the biggest Meccano set, eight ______________games, a
walkie-talkie, a chemistry set – and he had just stopped at what seemed to
be a working model of a guillotine, with a doll whose head actually
_______________, when Claire, who had been feeling a little
___________ for several minutes now, decided that maybe things had
gone far enough.
By this time he had four assistants in ______________ weighed down
with all the things he had bought. One of them had a ________________
and another had a porter’s trolley. Mr Farrell and the store’s deputy
manager stood to one side of them. They all looked _______________ly
at Matt, who beamed cheerfully back.
‘Could you tell me how much I’ve spent so far?’
Mr Farrell, smiling, instantly produced a _______________calculator
from his pocket and tapped busily for several moments. ‘ The total so far
is £ ______________’ , he announced ________________.
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