Listening

My Dad

My dad is the man whom I respect the most in my life.
He works very hard to make the money that supports us.
My mother has a job too, […]

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A Wedding

The church bells are ringing.
I am inside the church waiting for my cousin to walk down the aisle.
Today is her wedding day.
She is a bride. […]

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A Baby

My aunt just had a baby girl.
We went to the hospital to visit my aunt and to see the new baby.
My aunt was feeling fine, although she was just a bit tired.
She walked with us to a big window that had lots of babies behind it.
She pointed to a crib with a baby in it. […]

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Pretending

I like to pretend.
I like to make up things that aren`t real.
I use my imagination. […]

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The Police

My mother always told me that if I was lost I could go up to a policeman and that he would help me to find my way home.
I never did get lost, but I always remembered what my mother told me about the police.
I think policemen look very nice in their uniforms. […]

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The Zoo

My class took a trip to the Toronto Zoo.
I had a wonderful time there.
My favorite animals were the lions.
They look very powerful and strong. […]

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Food

What kinds of food do you like to eat?
I am lucky, because in Canada there are many foods to choose from.
I like to eat hot dogs, hamburgers, and steak.
These are all meat products. […]

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My Country

I live in Canada.
It is a very large country that is made up of ten provinces and three territories.
Most of the provinces and territories are quite unique. […]

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Television

Do you watch television?
My mother says that I watch too much television.
I watch cartoons on Saturday mornings.
Cartoons make me laugh. […]

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Transportation

People move from place to place.
There are lots of ways that you can move around from one place to another.
Sometimes you can just move your feet and walk.
Walking is good for you. […]

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