الأحد، 13 سبتمبر، 2009

لغة انجليزية للصف الثانى الثانوى - اعداد الاستاذ/ سعيد عامر - مدرس اول اللغة الانجليزية

Spiders
Chapter [ 2 ]
Hamdayya , a new town
Summary / * The police officer who opened the boxes couldn’t believe his eyes when he discovered the treasures .While he was going to tell his superior ,the spider escaped.
* The spider likes to live in a quiet ,dark and safe place .The house next to the police station was full of light and noise .It belonged to the “Hassans”, Mr. Hassan ,his wife.Ayman who was twenty , Mohammed who was sixteen , Lamia who was twelve and Najat who was ten .
* Ayman had a computer which was given to him by his uncle .His hobby was the internet . He used it in his university studies and making friends from other countries . Ayman was having a conversation with his friends over the internet about jobs after graduation . * Najat’s foot was near the spider . It didn’t bite her because her mother called her , so she moved away . The spider got out of Ayman’s house .
* Ayman was going to the shops when he saw the big spider .He was surprised at its size and speed .It was black with two yellow lines on its back .It had eight legs , eight eyes and two fangs .
* Ayman was curious .He wanted to identify the strange spider so, he called a friend of zoology who couldn’t do that . So , he turned to the internet .
* The spiders he found on the internet were not like the one that he had seen . He found an English translation of an ancient Egyptian text . It was about an ancient town in Egypt . Hundreds of its people were killed by black and yellow spiders . In order to get rid of these spiders , they burned the town down for six days and nights . But many spiders found their way into underground passages and tombs .
* Ayman sent an e-mail to Dr. Shereen Fakhry who was an Egyptologist at Oxford university and the one who translated the ancient text . Ayman wanted to ask her if the story she translated was true or not .
* He also told her that he had seen a black and yellow spider and couldn’t identify it .In reply to Ayman’s e-mail ,Shereen said that the town was real but the story of the spiders might be just a story .
* She also said that towns in ancient Egypt disappeared because the climate became drier . The spider that Ayman had seen found a quiet ,dark and safe place in the house next to Ayman’s house . It laid 2000 eggs and waited for them to develop .
Questions & answers
A- Answer the following questions /
Why couldn’t the police officer believe his eyes -
Because he saw the gold and treasure in the boxes in the Land Cruiser .
How was the police officer in great danger ?
His hand was near the deadly spider .
- How did Ayman get his computer ?
His uncle gave him that computer when he bought a new one .
- What did Ayman use the internet for ?
For his university studies and making friends from other countries .
- Why wasn’t Ayman’s house suitable for the spider to live in ?
Because it was full of light and noise .
- How was Najat saved from death ?
The spider was near her foot and ready to attack , luckily her mother called the two daughters ,so Najat moved away and was saved .
- Why was Ayman surprised on seeing the spider ?
Because of its size and speed .
- Where did the spider which Ayman saw hide ?
It hid in the house next to Ayman’s house .
- Why did Ayman phone a friend of zoology ?
To ask him to identify the spider he had seen .
- What is the world wide web like ?
It is like a great library , but the information moves between thousands of computers around the world The communication links are like a great spider’s web .
Did the people succeed in getting rid of the deadly spiders ? Why ?
No , they didn’t . Because the spiders found their way into underground tombs and passages .
- Why did Ayman send an e-mail to Dr. Shereen Fakhry ?
To ask her if the story of the black and yellow spiders was true or not and to tell her that he saw one he couldn’t identify it .
- What was Dr. Shereen’s reply ?
She said that she believed the town was real but the story of the black and yellow spiders might be just a story .
- What was Dr. Shereen Fakhry ?
She was an Egyptologist at oxford university .
- What happened to the spider which Ayman had seen ?
It was a female spider . It found a secret place in the house next to Ayman’s house . It laid 2000 eggs and waited for them to hatch
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B- Read the following quotations and answer the questions /
1- “ Spiders use webs to catch flies ,but I’m going to use the web to find a spider.”
1- Who said this and to whom ?
2- The word web has two meanings . Explain .
3- How did the speaker use the web to find a spider ?
The answer / 1- Ayman to himself .
2- The 1 st means the spider’s web [ net ] whict it uses to catch insects .
The 2 nd means the internet web through which we get information .
3- He opened a search box.Then he typed “spider ,black and yellow “and clicked search.
2- “ They hoped to kill all the spiders and then rebuild the town”.
1- How did the people try to kill the spiders ? 2- Why ?
3- Were they successful ? How ?
The answer / 1- By burning down the town and rebuilding it again .
2- Because hundreds of people were killed by those spiders .
3- No, because the spiders found their way into underground tombs and passages .
3- “The story of the spider may be just a story .”
1- Who said this and to whom ?
2- Was Ayman pleased or disappointed when he heard this ?
3- What might Ayman think if the story was not just a story ?
The answer / 1- Dr. Shereen said this to Ayman in her e-mail .
2- He was disappointed because the spider might be deadly .
3- He might think the spider he had seen was deadly . It might belong to ancient Egypt.
C- Complete the following sentences /
1- The spider left the car and escaped when …………. .
the officer ran to tell his superior about the treasure he saw in the car .
2- Ayman decided to turn to the WWW when …………….. .
his friend of zoology couldn’t identify the spider he had seen .
3- In Dr. Shereen’s translation hundreds of people ………… .
were killed by black and yellow spiders in the ancient Egyptian town .
4- Although the town was burnt down ……….. .
many spiders found their way into underground tombs and passages .
5- The female spider laid 2000 eggs and waited ……… .
for them to develop [ hatch ] .
Exercises
A- Answer the following questions /
1- Why was the officer surprised ?
2- Why wasn’t Ayman’s house suitable for the spider to live in ?
3- How did Ayman make use of the internet ?
4- How was Najat lucky ?
5- Describe the spider that Ayman had seen ?
6- How did the ancient people tried to get rid of the killer spiders ?
7- To what extent were they successful ?
8- What made Ayman e-mail dr. Shereen Fakhry ?
B- Read the following quotation and answer the questions /
1- “Many hundreds of people were killed by black and yellow spiders in this town.”
1- Who said this ?
2- Where was the town mentioned in the text ?
3- What did the people do to get rid of the spiders ?
2- “ I think the town was real .”
1- Who said this and to whom ?
2- What happened to that town ? 3- Why ?
C- Complete the following sentences /
1- The police officer didn’t see ……….. .
2- The spiders like to live in …………… /
3- Ayman’s house was not suitable for the spider as …………… .
4- Ayman’s hobby was ……………………. .
5- Najat escaped death when ……………… .
6- Ayman saw the spider while ……………. .
7- Ayman was so interested in the spider that …………….. .
8- The spider uses its web for ……………..
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