An French woman goes to London to see her son. She knows a little English, but can not speak it very well. One day she goes to a shop. She wants to buy a hen(母鸡) for supper. But she can not remember(记得)the English word for “hen”. Just then the shop waiter asks her, “Can I help you?” “I want the egg’s mother.” the woman answered, The shop waiter does not understand(明白)her and says, “Sorry, we have not any bigger (较大的)eggs.” Suddenly(突然)the woman remembers(记起)the word “cock(公鸡) ”. She says, “I want the cock’s wife!” This time the shop waiter laughs(笑).
( )1. The woman goes to London_________.
A. to learn English B. to have supper C. to see her son D. to play
( )2. The woman ________.
A. only knows a little English B. knows much English
C. doesn’t know English D. can speak English well
( )3. The shop waiter thinks the egg’s mother is “__________”.
A. bigger eggs B. the cock’s wife C. hens D. a cock
( ) 4. The shop waiter laughs because he_________.
A. understands the woman now B. thinks it is interesting
C. does not understand the woman D. he is happy
( ) 5. --Is the woman clever?-- _________.
A. Yes, he is B. No, she isn’t C. Yes, she is D. I don’t know
1C 2A 3A 4A 5C