The spy

Pretekli časi: vstavi glagole v pravilno obliko (aktiv in pasiv). / Verb forms: put the verbs in brackets into the correct past form, active or passive.

Rezultat iskanja slik za spy cartoonOnce upon a time there was a famous spy. For over 20 years he had been going on important missions and stealing important secrets from countries all over the world.

However, one day he ____________________ (1 RUN OUT) of luck. He ____________________ (2 CAPTURE) by the hostile government. His co-called allies said they ____________________ (3 NEVER/HEAR) of him. He ____________________ (4 TAKE) to court and sentenced to death by firing squad.

At the time of his execution the weather was terrible.   It ____________________ (5 RAIN) cats and dogs and there was a cold north wind blowing fiercely. The guards came to the convict’s prison cell and he ____________________ (6 LEAD) outside. As they ____________________ (7 WALK) in the pouring, cold rain  for almost half an hour, all of them ____________________ (8 FEEL) cold and frustrated.

Finally, they arrived. While the guards ____________________ (9 PUT) the convict up against the wall, they asked him if he ____________________ (10 HAVE) any last words to say. The spy said, “What horrible men you are – to bring me out to be shot on such a horrible day.” One soldier looked up at the dark sky and said, “I don’t know what you are complaining about! We have to walk back!”

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