Happy Days and Other Very Short Stories by Jake Allsop

By Jake Allsop

A set of 20 super brief tales for intermediate scholars in English, masking a large choice of style from comedy to event and set in international locations reminiscent of China, France, Israel and Britain. The textual content additionally encompasses a thesaurus, language perform routines and dialogue questions.

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Then I started running towards the bar. It was nearly five to seven. I turned right into Felka utca - not left into Gergely utca and ran up to number 7. The big front door was open. I went inside, I was breathing quickly because I'd been running. I could hear the noise of a television or radio from one of the flats. Suddenly, there was a very loud noise like a bomb from outside somewhere. All the windows shook. One or two windows opened, and voices called out to each other in the dark. ' asked one.

Suddenly, I heard a loud noise like a bomb from somewhere outside. It sounded quite far away. It took me some time to wake Kati and get her dressed agai and we came to see what had happened. ' We looked at each other as we reached the outside door of the block of flats where we lived. 'This is a very strange story,' I said. 'It certainly is,' said Andrea. ' 'I will,' I said. And we went inside and shut out the night.

I looked at the old lady feeling both happy and sad. I had finally found out the truth from someone who had been there. ' I asked. ' said the old lady. 'He was never the same again. He stopped wanting to live. In the end he died fighting in the streets in 1956. We all thought he wanted to die. ' Chapter 13 Problems at home I'm not sure how I walked back to our flat. I was terribly worried. Andrea came home with Kati at eight 0' clock, and put her to bed, I wanted to tell Andrea what had happened.

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