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How Brave Walter Hunted Wolves
From The Lilac Fairy Book, edited by Andrew Lang

An Exercise on Helping Verbs

1. Walter is six years old, and he must soon begin to go to school. He cannot 

read yet, but he can do many other things. 

2. That is how I should shoot you if you were a wolf!

3. Indeed, some thought that the brave boy boasted a little; but one must 

indeed believe him since he said so himself.

4. I could manage very well alone with three, but if there were more, I might

not have time to kill them all before they ran away.

5. Down, Caro! you ought to be rather ashamed to have put such a great hero

to flight!