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    comprehension

    Please correct my answers.
    Comprehension
    Read the passage and answer the following questions:
    Leif Eriksson, sailed on further to a place that he called Vinland. Many people think that this was America.
    On an expedition, the Vikings took tents and all the things they needed to survive when they first arrived. They had barrels full of salted meat and fish, and carried water and wine in leather skin bags.Soon they built houses, and villages and towns grew up.They began to trade with local people, selling them skins, grain, cloth and slaves. They bought silk, glass,wine and, most important, metal to make their weapons.
    Q.1 What was Leif Eriksson's name for America?
    Ans. Leif Eriksson's name for America was Vinland.
    or
    Ans. Leif Eriksson's name was Vinland for America.
    Which is grammatically correct.
    Q.2 How did the Viking invaders change a place when they settled ther?
    Ans. They built houses and villages when they settled into a place.
    Q.3 What did Viking explorers carry with them?
    Ans. Viking explorers carried barrels full of salted meat and fish,and carried water and in
    leather skins bags.
    or
    Ans. Viking explorers carried barrels full of salted meat and fish.They also carried water
    and wine in leather skin bags.


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    Re: comprehension

    Quote Originally Posted by speed2 View Post
    Please correct my answers.
    Comprehension

    Read the passage and answer the following questions:

    Leif Eriksson, sailed on further to a place that he called Vinland. Many people think that this was America.
    On an expedition, the Vikings took tents and all the things they needed to survive when they first arrived. They had barrels full of salted meat and fish, and carried water and wine in leather skin bags.Soon they built houses, and villages and towns grew up.They began to trade with local people, selling them skins, grain, cloth and slaves. They brought silk, glass,wine and, most important, metal to make their weapons.

    Q.1 What was Leif Eriksson's name for America?
    Ans. Leif Eriksson's name for America was Vinland.
    or
    Ans. Leif Eriksson's name was Vinland for America.
    Which is grammatically correct?

    Q.2 How did the Viking invaders change a place when they settled there?
    Ans. They built houses and villages when they settled in a place.

    Q.3 What did Viking explorers carry with them?
    Ans. Viking explorers carried barrels full of salted meat and fish,and carried water and in leather skins bags.
    or
    Ans. Viking explorers carried barrels full of salted meat and fish.They also carried water and wine in leather skin bags.
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