Read the story, translate it into Russian and answer the questions. Support your answers with the information from the story.
“Children should be seen and not heard”. At those times life was hard, and parents were strict.
Eleanor’s father was a typical Victorian gentleman with refined manners.
He wasn’t an emotional person. He never gave his daughter a kiss in all his life.
Though Eleanor’s father didn’t show his love to her, he spent a lot of time with his youngest daughter. He took her for a walk every day.
In fact, the father brought up Eleanor.
The father’s hobby was literature. He often sat in his rocking chair and recited poems.
Reading helped Eleanor in her life. She became a writer. She won a few writing competitions and got published.
Eleanor was grateful to her father. She said that he had given her a very good upbringing – he had taught her to love books.Открыть всю книгу