99. Don’t Be Late

Gap-fill exercise







He was late. He was always late. Why time always go so fast? Time always went fast. He looked at his watch. He looked the clock on the wall. They both said :10. He had to leave in 10 minutes. But he had to shave. Then he had to his teeth. Then he had to get dressed. took time. Brushing his teeth took time. Getting took time. But he had only 10 minutes. he turned off the TV. He turned off radio, too. He turned off the table lamp. went into the bathroom. He shaved. He brushed teeth. He went into his bedroom. He got . He looked at his watch. He looked at clock on the wall. They both said 6:25. had to hurry. He went out to his . He drove fast. He slowed down at a sign. A cop saw him. The cop wrote a ticket. “Why didn’t you stop at the sign?” the cop asked. “But officer, I was a hurry,” he said. The cop gave him ticket. The cop said, “Leave home earlier next .”
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