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EF SCCCESS UNIT 8
Read about Niwat. Complete the sentences. Use the words from the box.
There are 2 extra.
This is Niwat. I live in the
in Thailand. My town is near Chiang Mai, in the north part of the country. I love my town and I love my
. I take people on elephant rides. I ride on the elephant's
. The people ride in a basket on the elephant's back. Some people are
of elephants, but they shouldn't be. Elephants are a lot like
. Elephant parents take care of their
for twenty years. Did you know that? Or that elephants cry when they are
? Actually, I think some of my elephants are
than some of the people I know.
Listen and check your answers.
Answer the questions about the story.
1. True or false. Tourists ride on the elephant's head.
2. Niwat enjoys his job and the elephants. How do you know?
3. Did the facts about elephants surprise you? Which ones?
3. YOUR STORY
Do you know or have an animal? Would you like a pet? Think about an animal in your
life or one you would like. Write about it.