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Lesson 9

A cold welcome

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  • What does 'a cold welcome' refer to?
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  • On Wednesday evening, we went to the Town Hall.
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  • It was the last day of the year
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  • and a large crowd of people had gathered under the Town Hall clock.
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  • It would strike twelve in twenty minutes' time.
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  • Fifteen minutes passed and then,
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  • at five to twelve, the clock stopped.
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  • The big minute hand did not move.
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  • We waited and waited,
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  • but nothing happened.
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  • Suddenly someone shouted.
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  • 'It's two minutes past twelve!
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  • The clock has stopped!'
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  • I looked at my watch.
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  • It was true.
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  • The big clock refused to welcome the New Year.
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  • At that moment, everybody began to laugh and sing.
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