All posts by Sobat RIL

5. Jerry Decided To Buy a Gun

5. Jerry Decided To Buy a Gun Jerry Baldwin was 30 years old. He was the manager of a pizza restaurant. He lived in an apartment about one mile north of the restaurant. He walked to and from work. When it was raining, he took the bus. Jerry loved gangster movies. When a new one […]

4. Driver Loses Mabel, Finds Jail

4. Driver Loses Mabel, Finds Jail A fifteen-year-old boy was injured in a car accident when the minivan he was traveling in was hit by a pickup truck at an intersection. The boy was taken to a nearby hospital. The paramedics said that it appeared that the boy had nothing more serious than a broken […]

3. A Life-Saving Cow

3. A Life-Saving Cow Six consecutive days of spring rain had created a raging river running by Nancy Brown’s farm. As she tried to herd her cows to higher ground, she slipped and hit her head on a fallen tree trunk. The fall knocked her out for a moment or two. When she came to, […]

2. Man Injured at Fast Food Place

2. Man Injured at Fast Food Place A 79-year-old man was slightly injured on Saturday while waiting in his brand new convertible in a drive-through lane at Burger Prince restaurant. Herman Sherman of Northville suffered a mild burn about 9:00 p.m. when a young female employee accidentally spilled a cup of coffee into his lap. […]

1. Sara Went Shopping

1. Sara Went Shopping Sara Smith, a Pasadena resident, went shopping. She is 30, and has lived at 3037 N. Foothill Street since 1992. Sara has been married to John for seven years. They have two children; Bob is five years old and Nancy is three. Sara owns a 1995 four-door blue Toyola. At 9 […]

I have + (past participle)

Again, ‘I have’ shows possession or something acquired. By adding a past participle you are informing someone of a past or completed action done by you. Here are some examples: “I have done it.” “I have heard that before.” “I have driven a car.” “I have forgotten the words.” “I have read that book.” “I […]