First, read the text below! You will notice that some words are missing.
No friends for me
I am lonely. I am always by myself. I meet people every day. I at them. I say hello. I am nice to them. I want to have a friend. But I have no friends. What is wrong with me? I am polite. I am friendly. I am . I am kind. Why don’t people like me? All I want is one friend. Everyone has one friend. I always see people with their friends. They laugh with each other. They have with each other. They do things with each other. What about me? I am by myself. I watch TV by myself. I go to movies by myself. I go to restaurants by myself. I go to the park by myself. I told my mother that I am lonely. She said it is my . “Why?” I asked. She said, “Because you never ask anyone to be with you.” My mom is right. I never ask people to be with me. I am afraid they will say no.
Now listen to the audio file - can you hear what are the missing words? Write them in the empty gaps! There is only one word missing in each gap. Make sure you don't make any spelling mistakes and use lowercase letters only!
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