Comprehension: Soldiers on Guard
Title: Soldiers on Guard
Text: New Oxford Secondary English Course for SSS2 pages 102 – 103.
Read the passage carefully and answer the questions on it.
B. He coughed.
C. Because the writer did not disclose the nature of the business he wanted to discuss with Major Bello.
D. The writer was perplexed by the soldier’s rudeness.
E. The writer had told the soldier that he had some business to discuss with Major Bello.
G. i. Noun Clause.
ii. Object of the verb ‘know’.
i. disturbed – worried
ii. yelled – shouted
iii. return – response
iv. surveyed – examined, inspected
iv. perplexed – puzzled, surprised
iv. mission – purpose, intention