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A very tall man A very tall man Un homme très grand

Written by Cornelius Gulere

Illustrated by Catherine Groenewald

Read by Darshan Soni

Language English

Level Level 2

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His hoe was too short.

His hoe was too short.

Sa houe était trop courte.


His doorway was too low.

His doorway was too low.

Sa porte d'entrée était trop basse.


His bed was too short.

His bed was too short.

Son lit était trop court.


His bicycle was too short.

His bicycle was too short.

Sa bicyclette était trop petite.


This man was too tall!

This man was too tall!

Cet homme était trop grand.


He made a very long hoe handle.

He made a very long hoe handle.

Il fabriqua un long manche pour sa houe.


He made very high door frames.

He made very high door frames.

Il agrandit ses portes.


He made a very long bed.

He made a very long bed.

Il fabriqua un très grand lit.


He bought a very high bicycle.

He bought a very high bicycle.

Il acheta une bicyclette très haute.


He sat on a very high chair. He ate with a very long fork.

He sat on a very high chair. He ate with a very long fork.

Il s'assit sur une chaise très haute et mangea avec une très grande fourchette.


He left his house and lived in a big forest. He lived for many years.

He left his house and lived in a big forest. He lived for many years.

Il quitta sa maison et vécut dans une grande forêt. Il vécut pendant de longues années.


Written by: Cornelius Gulere
Illustrated by: Catherine Groenewald
Read by: Darshan Soni
Language: English
Level 2
Source: A very tall man from African Storybook
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