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A young man hurried into his town library. He went up to one of theold librarians and said to her eagerly, “Do you remember that you persuaded me to borrow a book about Greek history a week ago?”
“Yes, that’s right,” answered the librarian.
“Do you remember the nameof the book?” the young man asked.
The librarian felt very proud, because she was always trying to get young people to take out books about Greek history, and she rarely found one who was willing toaccept her suggestions.
“Yes,” she answered. “Do you want to take it out again? Did you think that it was interesting?”
“No, of course not,” said the young man, “but when I was taking it home, I meta girl on the bus, and I wrote her telephone number in the book. I want to telephone her, so please may I look at the book again?”
1. Answer the following questions using your own words.(2 points)
a. What had the librarian done a week before the story?
What he always did his business and continue to address persisting in the youth of this area would be interested in thebooks because that was his main objective.
b. Who were rarely willing to read the books she suggested?
When the book I suggest you have something interesting to me to be useful in the intellectual and  toacquire a greater capacity of opinion.
2. Are the following statements True or False? (1 point)
a. The book the young man borrowed was written in Greek: true
b. The man liked this book very much:false

3. Find a word or expression in the text which, in context, is similar in meaning to: (1 point)
a. Came near: you brings closer b. Induced: to convince

4. Choose a, b or cin each question below. Only one choice is correct. (2 points)
1. The librarian was
a. a young man.
b. an old man.
c. a woman. X

2. The librarian
a. convinced the man to take a book about...