On the wall was writing in large letters which read, `WE KNOE WHERE YOU LIVE.´ On the desk was blood and the body of a large dead snake - the Gray's Burmese python. (P.44 L.24)I read The Dark Side of the City, a level 2 book in the Cambridge English Readers. This is a mystery story. A man asks investigator, Nat Marley to help with a family problem. As he finds some true things, he knows the dark side of the city. This is a good mystery. I enjoyed reading this book. I want you to read it. By the way, do you think are there any dark sides of your city? And If there are dark sides of your city, do you want to know about it? I don't want to know about the dark side of the city because it may be dangerous and I may not be able to live in peace. I have to be worried about it. I don't know about the dark side of my hometown, but perhaps there is the dark side.... What do you think about it?
Sometimes you have to fight for what you want. (p.42 l.9)
"Getting things or winning isn't really important. Being happy is important." (P.22 L.8~9)
His mother is playing the guitar. His wife is playing the piano. His two younger children are fighting. His older children are arguing about the television. And the pots and pans are bubbling on the cooker. But Mr Murphy doesn't mind. Now his house seems so quiet. (P.24 L.3~6)I read The Clever Woman, a book in the Helbling Readers series. The main character a man, Mr Murphy. He is tired because of his job, so he want to relax at his home. But his mother is playing the guitar and his wife is playing the piano. Also, his children are arguing. He can't relax with all the noise. In order to solve this problem, he asks the clever woman to help him. She tells him some ways to improve the situation, but it doesn't seem to be good idea. He does what she said, but his house doesn't become quiet. On the contrary, his house is noisier. He doesn't know what to do, so he goes to see the clever woman again. She tells him a way and he tries the way. Finally, he can relax at his home. The idea of the clever woman is nice. I thought she is really clever. What does she say to him?
I don't want a big house anymore. I want to change. I'm going to do something with my life. (P.30 L.13 ~15)
I read Within High Fence, a level 2 book in Cambridge English Readers series. This story is about love and mystery. The main character is a woman, Nancy. She has a rich boyfriend and work as a guard. She likes her job, but her boyfriend, Tom don't like it. She works in a center for asylum seekers who want to live Great Britian because of bad problems in their countries. There she met a man, George. At first she thought he is a bad man, but gradually she found that he is a very kind and nice person. Nancy and George love each other. Nancy wanted to live with George, not Tom. Tom said to Nancy that George wants only money because Tom didn't want to lose Nancy. But she didn't believe Tom and decided to live with George. One day, in Nancy's small house, someone stole her things. When her things were stolen, there is no person in her room. When she came back to home, she found this incident. George wasn't there and didn't come back to Nancy's home. Who is the criminal of this incident? And where is George? Can Nancy and George meet and live with again?