The Best Job
2017-01-08 21:41 来源：小牛英语
The Best Job
Betty is a lazy girl. She doesn't study hard, and she doesn't help her mother with the housework, either.
"What are you going to be when you grow up, Betty?" Mother asks. "You're too lazy. No job will ever fit you."
"But I know one," says the girl,"I'm going to be father Christmas."
"You want to be Father Christmas?" Mother is surprised, "But why?"
"Because he works only one day in a whole year."
lazy adj. 懒惰的
either conj. 或者，也
grow up 长大
fit v. 合适
Father Christmas 圣诞老人
surprised adj. 全部的；整个的
一、Read the passage and write "T" for true and "F" for false.
( ) 1. Betty doesn't like studying hard.
( ) 2. Betty's mother worries about her growth.
( ) 3. Betty wants to be Father Christmas.
( ) 4. Betty likes Father Christmas because it's very interesting.
( ) 5.It's very difficult for Betty to find a good job.
二、According to the passage, choose the best answer:A, B, C or D.
( ) 1. Betty is a ______ girl.
A. lazy B. hard-working C. good D. pretty
( ) 2. Betty's mother thinks _______ .
A. Betty can find a good job
B. Betty can't find any job
C. Betty isn't too lazy to get a job.
D. Betty will work hard in the future.
( ) 3. Betty wants to be _______ .
A. a teacher B. Father Chirstams
C. a writer D. a Christmas worker
( ) 4. Betty wants to do that job because ________ .
A. that job fits her B. she likes him very much
C. he works only one day in a year D. that job is interesting
( ) 5. Which sentence is true according to the text?
A. Betty wants to be Father Christmas so she isn't lazy.
B. Betty is too lazy to find any job.
C. Betty doesn't study hard, but she likes to help her parents with the housework.
D. To be Father Christmas is a good job.