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THE GOOSE THAT LAID THE GOLDEN EGGS

Busca la palabra que se define seguidamente.

Any warm-blooded vertebrate, having a body covered with feathers, forelimbs modified into wings, scaly legs, a beak, and no teeth, and bearing young in a hard-shelled egg.

Great wealth ample stock of money, property, and the like.

Having or marked by good luck fortunate.

Having wealth or great possessions abundantly supplied with resources, means, or funds.

On the inner side or part of within.

To reserve or put away for future use.

To bring forth and deposit (an egg or eggs).

To proceed to perform the first or earliest part of some action commence start.

To form a mental image of (something not actually present to the senses).

Wild or domesticated, web-footed swimming birds, most of which are larger and have a longer neck and legs than the ducks.





Competa las siguientes frases.

A Man and his Wife had a ...
The Goose laid a Golden ... every day.
They began to think they were not getting ... fast enough.
They imagined the bird was made of ... inside.
They decided to kill the ...
They ... it open.
They found it was like any other ...
They didn' get ... at once.
They didn't ... any golden egg anymore.





Qué tienen en comun estas palabras?

Iron, silver, platinum, gold are ...
Wife, son, daughter are ...
Good, rich, precious are ...
Goose, duck, cow are ...
Possess, begin, find are ...
They, his, it are ...
Think, kill, secure are ...



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