The Canterville Ghost

Chapter II

Questions on the text

  • Which statement is true?

  • What wakes Mr Otis up?

  • Is Mr Otis afraid of the ghost?

Find a synonym for each word in the text.

  • terrible →
  • closer →

Why do we use the simple past in the following sentences?

  • He put on his slippers, went to the door and opened it.

  • His eyes were red; grey hair fell over his shoulders and from his wrists hung heavy chains.