The truth machine; Norman Whitney

Literatura universal contemporánea. Narrativa inglesa de ficción # Argument. Characters. Vocabulary

  • Enviado por: Milenia
  • Idioma: inglés
  • País: España España
  • 6 páginas
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2n ESO

31.05.2002

The professor Verity invent a truth machine. Then, he telephone the newspaper and he has a interview with it. Then, a lot of people send letters for professor, and he choose a three of lots of people because come to visit he.

The first is Mrs. Seeker. Her husband has another woman in his live. The second was Inspector Sack. He hate the criminals. And the last one was Dr. Simple. He was a spy.

At the next Monday, Mrs. Seeker bring her husband and he say the truth: he love another woman. Of Inspector Sack, he bring some murderers, and say them another questions. All are guilty except one. And of Dr. Simple, he bring a another spy, and he say another spy another importants questions of Russia, but he say this: “That's the truth, I always tell lies”. With this phrase, Dr. Simple is disconcert.

Then, the three clients are in the same hotel together, and they talk about the machine. They didn't like the machine. Then, they wanted to see the professor.

They talk with him, and professor said the true: he wants money and power. And then the Inspector Sack destroy the machine.

Character's Description………………………………………………3

Vocabulary………………………………………………………………………4

Personal Valuation…………………………………………………………5

Summary………………………………………………………………………….6

Professor Verity: is a deceitful person, who only want a lot of money and power. Is a very bad man, a false person, a mad inventor.

Mrs. Seeker: is a good woman who his husband lie she. This woman are very unhappy.

Inspector Sack: is a policeman. He hate criminals and pursue them.

Dr. Simple: he is a mystery person. He is a spy, and he wants the secrets of Russia.

Truth de la veritat.

Told pret. pp del verb dir.

Charge acusacio.

Liars mentiders.

Laugh riure.

Shall serveix per formar el futur.

Boss cap (superior).

Guilty mentider.

Pleased content.

Mean voler dir.

Lying mentir.

Agreed estar d'acord.

I thing this book are entertaining, because everybody do anything bad, and you don't know what happen. I don't like read, but this book are funny, and like me because is in English, and English is my favourite language. IS THE BEST!!!!!!! I like a lot!!!!!!!!!