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					Comprehension Test

Escape
Phillip Burrows and Mark Foster

1 Are these sentences true (T) or false (F)?
  a         Jack is in prison for five years.
  b         The prison guard likes Jack.
  c         A rabbit gives Jack the first idea for escape.
  d         Jack escapes over the roof of the prison.
  e         A man gives Jack his bicycle.
  f         Jack sleeps in a farm house.
  g         The farmer’s wife gives Jack some clothes.
  h         Jack hides in a box.
  i         The plane leaves without Jack.
  j         The mole gives Jack another idea for escape.

             20 marks

2 Who says this? Who do they say it to? the farmer’s wife, Brown, prison guard, camper
  a ‘Why do you hate me?’
      ................ says this to ................
  b ‘Look everywhere. You must catch Brown.’
      ................ says this to ................
  c ‘Stop! That’s my bicycle.’
      ................ says this to ................
  d ‘Hey! What are you doing? Those aren’t your clothes!’
      ................ says this to ................
  e ‘Nobody escapes from me.’
      ................ says this to ................

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3 Write a police description of Brown.
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4 Put the following events in the story in the correct order.
  a         He hides in his cell and the guards can’t see him.
  b         He looks at a map in a book.
  c         Brown sees a bird and gets an idea.
  d         He arrives at the airport.
  e         He hides from the dogs in some water.

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5 Match a number from A with a letter from B to make complete sentences.

  A
  1         Brown doesn’t like prison . . .
  2         The camper chases Brown . . .
  3         The cows don’t like Brown . . .
  4         The farmer chases Brown . . .
  5         Brown cannot climb the airport fence . . .

  B
  a because it is electric.
  b because he snores.
  c because he is innocent.
  d because Brown takes his clothes.
  e because Brown takes his bicycle.

             20 marks


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Mutiple-choice Test

Escape
Phillip Burrows and Mark Foster


Setting

  Choose the best answer.
  1 Brown is _____.
    a [ ] a prisoner    b [ ] a guard      c [ ] a pilot    d [ ] a farmer
  2 He must stay in prison for _____ years.
    a [ ] five    b [ ] ten    c [ ] fifteen   d [ ] twenty
  3 He _____ a lot.
    a [ ] sings    b [ ] sleeps     c [ ] reads    d [ ] writes
  4 The guard _____ Brown.
    a [ ] likes    b [ ] doesn’t speak to      c [ ] doesn’t know      d [ ] hates
  5 The guard says that _____.
    a [ ] Brown hates everybody b [ ] Brown likes everybody
    c [ ] everybody hates thieves         d [ ] everybody hates guards
  6 Brown says that he is _____.
    a [ ] happy b [ ] bad         c [ ] innocent    d [ ] stupid
  7 The weather is _____.
    a [ ] bad     b [ ] beautiful    c [ ] cold    d [ ] hot
  8 Brown wants to be like _____.
    a [ ] the guard     b [ ] the pilot    c [ ] the bird    d [ ] the farmer
  9 Brown finds _____.
    a [ ] a letter from a friend     b [ ] a photograph in a book
    c [ ] a door in his cell    d [ ] a story in a newspaper
 10 Brown is leaving _____.
    a [ ] today b [ ] on Saturday c [ ] next week               d [ ] tomorrow

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  Characters

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  Choose the best answer.
 11 Brown’s _____ is very small.
    a [ ] house b [ ] bedroom         c [ ] car     d [ ] cell
 12 Brown wants to be _____.
    a [ ] sad b [ ] free c [ ] angry d [ ] in prison
 13 When Brown escapes, the guard _____.
    a [ ] finds another job    b [ ] is very happy c [ ] is in trouble d [ ] goes on holiday
 14 The dogs can’t find Brown when he _____.
    a [ ] wears different clothes     b [ ] is with the cows       c [ ] hides in the river d [ ] is asleep
 15 Daisy and Clover are the names of _____.
    a [ ] two cows     b [ ] Brown’s children        c [ ] two dogs      d [ ] the farmer’s children
 16 _____ snores a lot.
    a [ ] The guard    b [ ] Brown      c [ ] The farmer         d [ ] The farmer’s wife
 17 _____ shoots at Brown.
    a [ ] The farmer      b [ ] The farmer’s wife c [ ] The guard           d [ ] The pilot
 18 Brown can’t climb the airport fence because _____.
    a [ ] it’s electric b [ ] it’s too high       c [ ] he’s too short   d [ ] his foot hurts
 19 The pilot wants to eat _____.
    a [ ] three big pizzas    b [ ] two big pizzas         c [ ] one big pizza d [ ] one small pizza
 20 In the end, _____.
    a [ ] the guard and Brown become friends            b [ ] Brown becomes a guard
    c [ ] the guard still hates Brown     d [ ] the guard goes to another prison

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  Dialogue

  Who says or thinks this?
 21 ‘It’s a very beautiful day.’
    a [ ] Brown     b [ ] the guard    c [ ] the camper d [ ] the farmer
 22 ‘I’m not happy and he’s in trouble.’
    a [ ] the guard    b [ ] the farmer    c [ ] the guard’s boss        d [ ] Brown
 23 ‘The guard never looks up here.’
    a [ ] the farmer’s wife b [ ] Brown           c [ ] a bird    d [ ] a pilot
 24 ‘Ouch! That hurts.’

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    a [ ] Brown      b [ ] the guard      c [ ] a camper d [ ] the farmer
 25 ‘That’s my bicycle.’
    a [ ] Brown      b [ ] the guard      c [ ] the farmer’s wife d [ ] the camper
 26 ‘He does snore.’
    a [ ] Brown’s wife b [ ] the farmer’s wife c [ ] a dog d [ ] a cow
 27 ‘Those aren’t your clothes!’
    a [ ] the farmer’s wife b [ ] the farmer             c [ ] the camper d [ ] the guard
 28 ‘It’s five hours before we land again, you know.’
    a [ ] a bird    b [ ] a pilot     c [ ] Brown       d [ ] a guard
 29 ‘Other people have a worse life than I have…’
    a [ ] Brown      b [ ] the guard      c [ ] the farmer’s wife d [ ] the farmer
 30 ‘I’ve got an idea.’
    a [ ] a mole b [ ] the guard          c [ ] Brown         d [ ] the camper

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  Vocabulary

  Choose the best answer.
 31 someone that takes something that is not theirs
    a [ ] guard     b [ ] thief     c [ ] farmer      d [ ] pilot
 32 you are this when you have done nothing wrong
    a [ ] innocent     b [ ] angry c [ ] tired          d [ ] hungry
 33 a room for a prisoner
    a [ ] prison     b [ ] cell     c [ ] tent    d [ ] camp
 34 a noise you make when you hurt yourself
    a [ ] bang b [ ] crash          c [ ] hello     d [ ] ouch
 35 a clever thought
    a [ ] farm     b [ ] stomach       c [ ] idea d [ ] way
 36 to go to a place where nobody can see you
    a [ ] lie b [ ] jump          c [ ] hide     d [ ] turn
 37 a noise some people make when they sleep
    a [ ] toot     b [ ] ouch      c [ ] shush     d [ ] snore
 38 you are this when you are not in danger
    a [ ] safe b [ ] tired        c [ ] free d [ ] warm

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 39 to run away from prison
    a [ ] catch    b [ ] cycle    c [ ] escape d [ ] jump
 40 an animal that makes tunnels
    a [ ] dog b [ ] cow         c [ ] cat     d [ ] mole

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  Plot

  Choose the best answer.
 41 The guard _____ in Brown’s cell.
    a [ ] looks up      b [ ] doesn’t look up      c [ ] doesn’t look down    d [ ] looks everywhere
 42 Brown _____.
    a [ ] goes out with the guards          b [ ] escapes through a special door
    c [ ] climbs out of a window        d [ ] goes back to bed
 43 He hurts his _____ when he jumps down.
    a [ ] foot    b [ ] arm     c [ ] head      d [ ] leg
 44 First he hides in a _____.
    a [ ] hotel   b [ ] ditch     c [ ] house d [ ] tent
 45 _____ look for Brown.
    a [ ] Cows     b [ ] Birds     c [ ] Moles       d [ ] Dogs
 46 He _____ a bicycle.
    a [ ] buys    b [ ] wants     c [ ] takes      d [ ] sees
 47 He takes _____.
    a [ ] money from a man         b [ ] clothes from a farm
    c [ ] a cow from a farm       d [ ] food from the farmer’s wife
 48 He decides to _____.
    a [ ] eat a pizza     b [ ] hide in a car     c [ ] hide in a big plane d [ ] go back to prison
 49 People and dogs find Brown in _____ at the airport.
    a [ ] a box    b [ ] a restaurant       c [ ] a plane d [ ] a shop
 50 Back in prison, he has another idea for escaping when he sees _____.
    a [ ] a cow    b [ ] a mole c [ ] a bird          d [ ] a dog

         20 marks

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Escape
1 a F
  b F
  c F
  d T
  e F
   f F
  g F
  h T
   i T
   j T


2 a Brown to the prison guard.
  b The prison chief to the prison guard.
  c The camper to Brown.
  d The farmer’s wife to Brown.
  e The prison guard to Brown.


3 Brown has black hair.
   He is wearing prison clothes.


4 a 3
  b 2
  c 1
  d 5
  e 4


5 1 c
  2 e
  3 b
  4 d
  5 a




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Escape
Setting

   1      a
   2      a
   3      c
   4      d
   5      c
   6      c
   7      b
   8      c
   9      b
  10      d

Characters

  11      d
  12      b
  13      c
  14      c
  15      a
  16      b
  17      b
  18      a
  19      a
  20      c

Dialogue

  21      b
  22      c
  23      b
  24      a
  25      d
  26      d
  27      a
  28      b
  29      a

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  30   c

Vocabulary

  31   b
  32   a
  33   b
  34   d
  35   c
  36   c
  37   d
  38   a
  39   c
  40   d

Plot

  41   b
  42   c
  43   a
  44   b
  45   d
  46   c
  47   b
  48   c
  49   a
  50   b




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