In this lesson you will learn following phrases. Click the image to hear pronunciation.

parents

mother and father

to throw

make an object fly in the air using your arm and hand

policeman

a member of the police

stone

a solid mineral used in construction

to disagree

to have a different opinion to another other person

street

a public road for walking or driving

to throw

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make an object fly in the air using your arm and hand

policeman

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a member of the police

to disagree

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to have a different opinion to another other person

parents

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mother and father

stone

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a solid mineral used in construction

Translate this into English (drag and drop).

The Policeman

The Policeman

Luke is walking home from school with his two friends.

A policeman is walking on the same street.

Luke and his friends are playing with stones.

They throw them over people's fences into their garden.

They are all laughing a lot, but their laughter becomes silence when the policeman shouts at them.

Luke tries to explain that they are playing, it is only for fun, and no one is being bad.

The policeman disagrees.

He tells Luke and his friends that it is dangerous to throw stones over people's fences.

The policeman is not happy and walks with the boys to their homes.

Luke wants the policeman to leave, but the policeman wants to speak to Luke's mum.

Oh no, Luke knows this cannot end well.

This is important vocabulary from the previous section. Play the sounds and practice pronunciation.

  • parents mother and father
  • to walk to move forwards by putting one foot in front of the other
  • policeman a member of the police
  • street a public road for walking or driving
  • to play to do an activity for fun
  • stone a solid mineral used in construction
  • to throw make an object fly in the air using your arm and hand
  • fence a barrier made of wood normally outside people's houses or gardens
  • to disagree to have a different opinion to another other person
  • garden a piece of land outside a house for grass, flowers and trees to grow
  • dangerous something that can cause harm or injury

Drag and drop words and expressions to their correct translations.

something that can cause harm or injury

to do an activity for fun

a piece of land outside a house for grass, flowers and trees to grow

make an object fly in the air using your arm and hand

to move forwards by putting one foot in front of the other

garden to throw to play dangerous to walk