Read through this extract of ‘The Magic Finger’ by Roald Dahl and use it to help you to answer the questions below.
- Page 2-When did the Greggs go hunting?
- Page 6- What adjectives are used to describe the whiskers?
- Page4- Why did the girl get cross at her teacher?
- Page 2- Why doesn’t the girl like hunting?
- Page 4- Do you think the girl meant to use the magic finger? Why?
- Page 2- “I can’t stand hunting. I just can’t stand” (Page 2) – Why is the word ‘stand’ written in italics?
- What does the phrase ‘I saw red.’ mean on page 5?