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Read through the following text twice before trying to answer the questions.



Now you have read it twice, have a go at answering the following questions independently.

  1. What did he have to do 'if he saw a thief'?
  2. How often does he 'get up in the middle of the night'?
  3. What did the old man do 'for six nights a week'?
  4. How much 'later' did he do 'the same thing again'?
  5. When 'the police did not come' what did the burglar do?


Home learners please could you take a photo of your answered questions and email it to Mr Hindman on Purple Mash.