THE MONKEY'S PAW
"The Monkey's Paw" is a supernatural short story by author W. W. Jacobs first - published in England in 1902.
If you get things that you desire, there may be unforeseen and unpleasant consequences.
WISH FOR + NOUN
WISH TO + NOUN CLAUSE
WISH SOMEONE SOMETHING
2. What were the consequences?
3. What would you wish for if you found the monkey's paw. Write down three wishes.
II. Now watch the segment from the movie Maleficent and answer the questions:
1. What did the fairies wish for the princess?
2. What did Maleficent wish for?
III. Work with a partner:
What would you wish for the following people? Work with a friend and write at least one sentence for each of the items below. Follow the grammar instructions to create your sentences.
- The president of your country
- Your parents
- Your best friend
- The world population
- Africans with Ebola
- Animals in danger of extinction