Number Twenty Now
Peter’s father wants to know how his son is getting along in school. One day he asks, “Peter, how are you getting along in school? What is your place in the class? ” “Number twenty-one.” “And how many students are there in your class?” “Twenty-one, Father.”
彼得的父亲想要知道儿子在学校表现怎样。一天他问道：“彼得，你在学校表现怎样?在班级 排多少名?”“第二十一名”。“那你们班有多少学生啊?”“二十一人， 爸爸。”
Some weeks pass. One day Peter brings home his test paper.
“What’s your place in the class now?”
“Number twenty now.”
“Good. Then you are one place ahead.”
“No, Father. One of the students left the class. His familys gone to another town.”
number n. 第……名
be getting along 进展得……
place n. 名次
pass v. 过去
test paper 考试卷
ahead adv. 向前地
1. Peter is getting along ______ in school.
2. Peter is always in number _________ in his class.
3. Peter is one place ahead because __________.
A: He study hard
B: He like to study
C: His classmate leaves the class
1. A 2. B 3. C