54. The Paint Job

Gap-fill exercise

Danny’s fence needed painting. He wanted to paint white. He looked in the phone book. He under “P” for Painters. He called up a . “How much to paint my fence?” he asked. “ big is your fence?” the painter asked. “It all the way around my yard,” Danny said. “ big is your yard?” the painter asked. “My is half as big as a football field,” said. The painter said $300. “It will cost ,” he said. That was a good deal. Danny , “That’s a good deal.” The painter came over next day. He painted Danny’s fence white. It him only three hours. Danny looked at his fence. He liked it. “You did a good ,” he said to the painter. “My white fence great. How long will this paint last?” “It last a lifetime,” said the painter.