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‘How I met myself’ 3rd Term Reading Quiz – Round 6

Having 90% of participation, it seems to me that you are suddenly very interested in your reading book!! What a surprise! Am I wrong to think it is because  we are approaching your reports’ time? 😉

Following an all but Carlo’s participation  in this  round, and according to your answers, having some of you not reading chapters 10 and 11 properly,  your score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+8+5+0+8= 28

Naomi: 0+7+8+7+5= 27

Luis: 8+6+3+0+7 = 24

Manuel: 6+5+7+0+4= 22

Carlos: 0+0+6+8+0= 14

Marta: 0+0+4+0+3= 7

Erika: 0+0+0+0+6 = 6

Jacinto: 0+0+0+0+2= 2

Well, Anastasia is back in the lead  Let’s see how well all of you do on our 6th round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

Chapter 12

What information is the most important for John?

a János Szabó was not a soldier in World War II.

b János and his family lived at 7 Felka utca.

c János’s wife had a baby girl in 1943.

d His wife worked in a cellar shop in Gergely utca.

e His wife and daughter were killed at the shop on 18 January 1945.

f János changed after the death of his family.

g János died in the 1956 revolution.

Chapter 13

What is fact? What is difficult to understand?

a Things have changed between John and Andrea.

b A man called János Szabó had lived at 7 Felka utca.

c On 18 January 1945, his wife and child had been killed in what is now Zsolt’s bar.

d John had met the man twice on the anniversary of the deaths.

e The man looked the same as John.

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 1st June.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

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‘How I met myself’ 3rd Term Reading Quiz – Round 5

Only two contestants participating in this round! Being one of them Carlos! Unbelievable!

Following a very disappointing  round  your score is as follows:

Naomi: 0+7+8+7= 22

Anastasia: 7+8+5+0= 20

Manuél: 6+5+7+0= 18

Luis: 8+6+3+0 = 17

Carlos: 0+0+6+8= 14

Marta: 0+0+4+0= 4

Erika: 0+0+0+0 = 0

Jacinto: 0+0+0+0= 0

Well done, Naomi, you’re now in the lead!!! 🙂  Let’s see how well all of you do on our 5th round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

Chapter 10

1. What things were the same as last year and what things were different?

a There was no snow in the street.

b John heard the inside door shut.

c The man ran into John, who fell to the ground.

d John saw that the man had his face.

e The man ran into Zsolt’s bar.

f The wine bar was closed.

Chapter 11

Fact or possibility?

a Fighting in Pest ended on 18 January 1945.

b A bomb was dropped on a building in Gergely utca.

c Mrs Szabó and her daughter were killed.

d The people killed by the bomb were hiding from the fighting.

e John’s doppelgänger knew the people who were killed.

f The Szabó family still live in the area.

 

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 18th May.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

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‘How I met myself’ 3rd Term Reading Quiz – Round 4

Well done to all contestants participating in this round! A pity that Erika & Jacinto did not feel  like working to improve their marks. Why????

Following a much more entertaining  round  your score is as follows:

Anastasia: 7+8+5= 20

Manuél: 6+5+7= 18

Luis: 8+6+3 = 17

Naomi: 0+7+8= 15

Carlos: 0+0+6= 6

Marta: 0+0+4= 4

Erika: 0+0+0 = 0

Jacinto: 0+0+0= 0

Well, let’s see how well you do on our 2nd round. Contestants here you’ve got your questions:

Chapter 8

Who or what is he, you, etc.? Paul John Andrea

a We decided to go to England at Christmas.

b He didn’t laugh or tell me I was stupid.

c ‘So perhaps you should be more careful.’

d I was trying to decide what the meeting with myself had meant.

e ‘I thought you’d forgotten about that stupid story.’

Chapter 9

1. Put the events in order.

a Andrea got angry with John.

b John woke up at three o’clock in the morning.

c John told Andrea he wanted to find out more about what happened on 18 January.

d John realised it was the date that was important.

e Andrea finally agreed to go to Felka utca on Sunday.

f John went to the bookshelf and took down last year’s diary.

2. What do you think will happen on Sunday 18 January?

Well, make sure your answers are submitted by Friday, 11th May.

Good luck to you all and remember…, PARTICIPATION’S THE KEY!

Mary B.

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