The man was on a ladder and the ladder was against the big branch he was sawing. 那人站在二个阶梯上，而梯子正靠在他要锯的树枝上
The man was on a ladder and the ladder was against the big branch he was sawing.
（5）tabby n.斑猫 长舌妇 adj.起波纹的 有斑纹的
But the man didn’t believe him and said angrily, “Go away. It’s none of your business.”
Fred was going to school. When he passed a park, he saw a man sawing a big branch from a tree. 弗瑞德走在读书的途中。路过贰个庄园时，他看见一位在锯一棵树木的树枝。
Fred asked some men for help. They carried the man to the hospital.
He was rattled. He hurried to his car and set off for home, hoping he was imagining things, which he had never hoped before, because he didn’t approve of imagination.
But the man didn’t believe him, and said angrily, “Go away, you little thing. It’s none of your business。”而不行人不依赖她，愤怒地说：“快走开，小东西，未有您的事。”
As he pulled into the driveway of number four, the first thing he saw — and it didn’t improve his mood — was the tabby cat he’d spotted that morning.
（2）stumbled vi.踌躇 蹒跚 失足 犯错 vt.使困惑 使绊倒
“Hi, it is dangerous。” 弗雷德 shouted. “After you cut off the branch, you will fall, too。” “嗨，你那样做很危急的。”费雷得喊道：“你锯了那树枝后，你会摔下来的。”
“Hi, it is dangerous.” Fred shouted. “After you cut off the branch, you will fall, too.”
Dursley on the cheek, and tried to kiss Dudley good-bye but missed, because Dudley was now having a tantrum and throwing his cereal at the walls.
Fred could do nothing, so he left. He didn’t go far before he heard something crashed. He rushed back and found the man lying on the ground。费雷德没趣地距离了。他未有走多少路程就听到一声响，他飞速跑回来，发掘不行人躺在地上。
（6）stern n. 船尾 末端 adj.严厉的 坚定的
弗雷德 asked some men for help. They carried the man to the hospital。弗瑞德找了一部分人支持。他们手拉手把特别锯树摔伤的人送去了诊所。
（3）squeaky adj.吱吱响的 短促的尖声
A Silly Man
（1）tantrum n.发脾气 发怒
（4）rattled adj.慌乱的 愚蠢的 恼火的
Fred was going to school. When he passed a park, he saw a man sawing a big branch from a tree.
as the tiny old man stumbled and almost fell.
Mr. Dursley might have been drifting into an uneasy sleep, but the cat on the wall outside was showing no sign of sleepiness.
Fred could do nothing, so he left. He didn’t go far before he heard something crashed. He rushed back and found the man lying on the ground.
The cat didn’t move. It just gave him a stern look.
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(1)They were the last people you’d expect to be in�volved in anything strange or mysterious, because they just didn't hold with such nonsense.
（2）He was a big, beefy man with hardly any neck, al�though he did have a very large mustache. Mrs. Dursley was thin and blonde and had nearly twicebifa7777.com， the usual amount of neck, which came in very useful as she spent so much of her time craning over garden fences, spying on the neighbors.
（3）As he sat in the usual morning traffic jam, he couldn’t help noticing that there seemed to be a lot of strangely dressed people about.
He was busy rummaging in his cloak, looking for some�thing.
It didn’t so much as quiver when a car door slammed on the next street, nor when two owls swooped overhead.
his face split into a wide smile and he said in a squeaky voice that made passersby stare
(9)rummaging v. 搜查 各处翻寻
（8）quiver n. 颤抖 震动 vi. 颤抖 震动