Comprehension: Fun at the Railway Station
Title: Fun at the Railway Station
Text: New Oxford Secondary English Course for SSS 2 page 151
Read the passage carefully and answer the questions on it.
a) Through frequent visits to the railway station.
b) The sound of the whistle
c) It was a desert countryside
d) To wait for the trains.
e) The two boys were struggling over packets of half-eaten food
g) i) Adverbial clause (of manner))
ii) Modifies ‘always came’
h) i) eventually – finally, at last
ii) certain – specific, definite
iii) insignificant – tiny, little, small
iv) shrieking – screaming, shouting
v) scramble – jostle, hustle
vi) brawl – fight, scuffle