Tenses “Once Upon a Time”
the woman had forgotten her phone on her office but it didn’t matter, while she was driving back to her house she see a man who was freezing outside in the street, when the woman saw him, she stopped her car and taken him to the hospital, then the medic said that if the woman haven’t take the man ten minutes later when she got out of work, the man would have died.
The golden Cadillac summary
Write a paragraph (summary) of 80- 90 words of the story The Golden Cadillac. Include a variety of tenses: simple past- past perfect- past continuous and present perfect.
The story the golden Cadillac it about an African American family, the main narrator of this story is Lois, the sister of Wilma, she is Naive and innocent. This story takes place before the rights for the black people were established in the USA, it starts with Wilbert, the father of the family who buys a very expensive car, which was common that white people could only buy it, when father arrives home with the Cadillac, his wife Dee gets angry because she was saving that money to buy a house. After some days, the family decides to go to the South to visit some relatives, during the trip, Wilbert is stopped by a white policeman who accuses him of stealing the car, after this incident, the father decides to sell the car so people will not harass him and his family.