My name is John
Hi! Nice to meet you! My name is John Smith. I am 19 and a student in college. I go to college in New York. My favorite courses are Geometry, French, and History. English is my hardest course. My professors are very friendly and smart. It’s my second year in college now. I love it!
I live in a big house on Ivy Street. It’s near the college campus. I share the house with three other students. Their names are Bill, Tony, and Paul. We help each other with homework. On the weekend, we play football together.
I have a younger brother. He just started high school. He is 14 and lives with my parents. They live on Mulberry Street in Boston. Sometimes they visit me in New York. I am happy when they visit. My Mom always brings me sweets and candy when they come. I really miss them, too!
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Please answer the following questions of understanding:
Where does John Smith go to college?
b New York
What is John Smith’s hardest course?
Who shares a house with John Smith?
a Frank, Tony, and Mike
b Bill, John, and Tom
c Anna, Margaret, and Tanya
d Bill, Tony, and Paul
How old is John Smith’s younger brother?
What does John Smith’s Mom bring him when they visit?
a Flowers and coffee
b Fruits and vegetables
c Candy and ice cream
d Sweets and candy