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The king once asked his people a strange question, "How many birds are there in the city?" Everyone was (1)_______ and wanted to find the answer, but all of them failed. A wise man (2)_________ people counting the birds in the city and came to the palace. The king asked him the same question.
The wise man smiled, came up to the king and said, "I (3)_________ give you the answer!
There are 21523 birds in your city." The king (4)___________ at the wise man and asked how
he knew the answer. The wise man replied, "Ask your men to count the number of birds. If there are more, then the birds' relatives from outside the city are visiting them. If there are fewer, then the birds are visiting their relatives outside the city." The king was (5)___________ with the answer and gave the wise man a lot of money.
A — 3. Excited — взволнованный.
B — 7. Saw — видел.
C — 2. Сan — могу.
D — 4. Looked at — посмотрел на.
E — 6. Pleased — довольный.