It was Sunday. I never get up early on Sundays.I sometimes stay in bed until lunch time.Last Sunday I got up very late. I looked out of the window. It was dark outside. «What a day!» I thought. «It’s raining again.» Just then, the telephone rang. It was my aunt Lucy. «I’ve just arrived by train,» she said. «I’m coming to see you.» «But I’m still having breakfast,» I said. «What are you doing?» she asked. «I’m having breakfast,» I repeated. «Dear me,» she said. » Do you always get up so late? It’s one o’clock!»
Comprehension Precis and Composition
1.Does the writer always get up early on Sundays, or does he always get up late? 2.Did he get up early last Sunday, or did he get up late? 3.Who telephoned them? 4.Had she arrived by train, or had she come on foot? 5.Was she coming to see him or not? 6.Did he say, «I’m still having breakfast», or did he say, » I’m still in bed»? 7.Was his aunt very surprised or not? 8.What was the time?