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READING A VARIETY OF TEXTS (INTENSIVE READING)
A FOOLISH CUSTOMER
One day Mr. Juha seat in a hotel drinking some coffee. A boy come to him that he was selling afternoon papers. “Which papers do you have? Juha asked. “I have the Daily news and The Guardian”, the boy said. “Well, give me both. How much do they cost?” Mr. Juha asked. “One thousand two hundred for both. The Guardian sells at seven hundred” the boy said, “Oh, that is very expensive; just give, The Daily News”
Mr. Juha gave the boy ton thousand shillings note. The boy said he had no change. “Let me go for the change sir”, the boy said “No! No! No!” you will run away with my money! Leave your papers here with me” Mr. Juha said. The boy left happily leaving Juha with the papers after two hours Mr. Juha counted the papers that the boy had left. They were only three! Juha laughed Kwe! Kwe! Kwe! Of course the boy never came back
Questions
Write True (T) or false (F) to the following sentences
  1. Juha sat in a hotel reading the Daily news
  2. The Guardian costs five hundred shillings
  3. Juha change was 8,800/=
  4. Juha counted his change
VOCABULARY
Customer – someone who buys things from the seller, buyer, client
Expensive – an item whose price is very high
Cost – The price of something
e.g. my shoes cost me five thousand shilling only
Change – Money left buying something
EXERCISE
Make two sentences using the words expensive and cost

  1. ……………………………………..
  2. ……………………………………..




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