Hover for Tasks
1) What is the meaning of the word 'reprieve'?
2) How could the mood of the town be described?
3) What will happen when the water reaches the town?
4) How might a flood affect normal life?
5) How was the rain starting again described?
6) Summarise the events in your own words.
A) Write two synonyms for 'prepare'.
B) Write down any adverbs used by the author.
C) Choose and improve two words from the text.