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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #30(9/19/2005)

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< TASK 1 > Read the articles (1) to (3). And figure out which article they come from. Answer A, B, or C.

(1) During 38 years of saving pennies, Edmund Knowles of Flomaton, Fla., has collected 1,380,459 of them --- that's well over 3 tons!

(2) Jada Coover of Iowa led police on a highway chase, ran into a building and barricaded himself inside a room that turned out to be the courtroom in which he was set to appear for a previous offense!

(3) Middle Eastern camel spiders grow to 6 inches in diameter and can run up to 10 miles an hour!

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
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chase, <--- chase

Posted by: jog | 11/30/2006 09:05 PM

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