Name:_________________________ Date:_______________


Cloze Passage (4.2)

Read the passage and fill in the blanks with the given words.

vain roses boast indeed shawl
excited seemed upon match show
annoyed dame wonderful sunshade disliked

Poor Mary

Once __________ a time, there lived a __________ called Mary. She

was very rich ________ and had fine dresses and ____________ bonnets.

She was __________ and proud, and always loved to __________ off her

fine clothes and to ________ about them. Everyone in the village _______

her very much.

One day, Mary was most ____________ because she had a new red

__________, new red shoes to ___________, a wonderful bonnet with red

__________ and a magnificant ___________ round the brim. However,

nobody in the village ____________ to take notice and this ____________

Mary very much.


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