The Fox and the Grapes
One afternoon a fox was walking through the forest and spotted a bunch of grapes hanging from over a tall branch.
“Just the thing to quench my thirst,” said the Fox.
Taking a few steps back, the fox jumped and just missed the hanging grapes. Again the fox took a few paces back and tried to reach them but still failed.
Finally, giving up, the fox turned up his nose and said, “They’re probably sour anyway,” and proceeded to walk away.
It’s easy to hate what you cannot have.
You have finished the story. Before you take the test, think about what you read. Try answering these questions:
Who was the main character?
What was the setting of the story?
What was the problem in the story?
How was the problem solved?
Can you retell the story in your own words?