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B You are going to read Part One of the story on pages 32-33 . Read the first paragraph below and answer the questions that follow . Underline the words in the paragraph that helped you answer . Amigo Brothers They grew up together in one of New York’s poorest neighborhoods . They were more like brothers than friends . At the age of 17 , Antonio was fair , tall and thin while Felix was short , dark and husky . 1 fair 2 husky 1 . Where do the boys live ? They live in a poor neighborhood in New York . 2 . Are they good friends ? 3 . How old are they ? 4 . What are the names of the two boys ? 5 . Do they look alike ? C Match each sentence from Part One of the story to its meaning below . SENTENCES 1 . They were more like brothers than friends . ( lines 2-3 ) 2 . Teenagers in their neighborhood didn’t have many chances to get ahead , but Antonio and Felix both had the same goal . ( lines 7-10 ) 3 . Now their coach told them that they would have to fight each other in the ring . ( lines 17-19 ) 4 . Antonio and Felix continued training together , but they were both nervous about the match . ( lines 22-23 ) 5 . The tension between them grew as the day of the match drew nearer . ( line 24 ) 6 . “ I think that we should take a break from each other – just until the day of the fight . ” ( lines 30-31 ) 7 . “ I mean , I wish we didn’t have to fight each other . ” ( lines 36-37 ) 8 . In the ring Felix would be like any other opponent . After all , boxing was like any other profession . ( lines 44-45 ) MEANINGS

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