A Frenchman went to a small Italian town and was staying with his wife at the best hotel there. One night, he went out for a walk alone. It was late and the small street was dark and quiet. Suddenly he felt someone behind him. He turned his head and saw an Italian young man who quickly walked past him. The man was nearly out of sight when the Frenchman suddenly found that his watch was gone. He thought that it must be the Italian who had taken his watch. He decided to follow him and get back the watch. 21·世纪*教育网
Soon the Frenchman caught up with the Italian. Neither of them understood the other’s language. The Frenchman frightened the Italian with his fist and pointed at the Italian’s watch. In the end the Italian gave up his watch to the Frenchman. 【出处：21教育名师】
When he returned to the hotel, the Frenchman told his wife what had happened. He was greatly surprised when his wife pointed to the watch on the table. Now he realized that by mistake he had robbed the watch and it was the Italian’s.
21. One night he went out for _______ alone.
A. a ride B. a walk C. a drink D. rest
22. Suddenly he found his_______ was gone.
A. watch B. money C. book D. ring
23. The Italian gave up his watch to him at last because ________. 【版权所有：21教育】
A. he had stolen the watch from the Frenchman.
B. he understood what the Frenchman wanted
C. he had picked up the watch on his way from work