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Ministry of Education.

Cloze activity

Complete this cloze exercise after you finish reading the first chapter.

The author of the book is __________ . However, in order to tell the story he uses a young woman (_________) as a ___________. She tells us the story, gradually developing our knowledge of the __________ and their lives by explaining events to us. Ellie uses ________ person __________ to tell us the story (I, __, us, etc.) This kind of narration is called first person narration. 

Word list:

  • first
  • Ellie
  • John Marsden
  • characters
  • pronouns
  • we
  • narrator

Published on: 17 Dec 2010