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‘n Baie lang man A very tall man

Written by Cornelius Gulere

Illustrated by Catherine Groenewald

Translated by Anelda du Plessis

Language Afrikaans

Level Level 2

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Sy hoe was te kort.

His hoe was too short.


Sy poort was te laag.

His doorway was too low.


Sy bed was te kort.

His bed was too short.


Sy fiets was te kort.

His bicycle was too short.


Hierdie man was te lank!

This man was too tall!


Hy het ‘n baie lang hoe handvastel gemaak.

He made a very long hoe handle.


Hy het vir hom poorte gemaak wat baie hoog was.

He made very high door frames.


Hy het vir hom ‘n lang bed gemaak.

He made a very long bed.


Hy het ‘n fiets gekoop wat baie hoog is.

He bought a very high bicycle.


Hy het op ‘n stoel gesit wat baie hoog was. Hy eet met ‘n vurk wat baie lank is.

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


Hy het sy huis verlaat en in ‘n groot woud gaan woon. Daar het hy vir baie jare gewoon.

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


Written by: Cornelius Gulere
Illustrated by: Catherine Groenewald
Translated by: Anelda du Plessis
Language: Afrikaans
Level: Level 2
Source: A very tall man from African Storybook
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