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King Midas – 3

Word Reading

1. Find the words in the story that mean the same as: (a) pretty

(b) scared

(c) selfish

(d) bad spell

(e) straight away

(f) very giving

could

thought

everything

m pl

daughter

e

2. Find how many times these words are in the story.

3. Write in the correct word into its sentence. eager

perhaps

idea

(b) I might go to the cinema or instead. (c) I was

castle

on top of the hill is haunted.

sa

(a) Some people say the

statue

I will go to the shop

to open my surprise birthday present. became rich.

in g

(d) The man who came up with a brilliant (e) In the town there is a

of a famous person.

4. Find the opposite of these words.

(b) worse

ew

(a) ugly

(c) brave

(d) greedy

(e) ungrateful

(f) queen

Vi

5. Colour each pair of opposites the same colour.

true

clever

everything

nothing false silly

Write Yes or No. My learning log

I can find words that mean the same. I can find the opposites of words. I can put words into correct sentences.

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2976IR Reading Comprehension and Word Reading 2nd class  
2976IR Reading Comprehension and Word Reading 2nd class