＂I＇ve changed my mind. I wanted to have a telescope, but now I want my daddy back.＂ Lucien Lawrence＇s letter to Father Christmas written after his school-teacher father had been knifed to death outside his school gate, must have touched every heart. Lucien went on to say that without his father he couldn＇t see the stars in the sky. When those whom we love depart from us, we cannot see the stars for a while.
People from Great Britain brought the English language to North America in the 16th and 17th centuries. And in the _1_ 300 years, there were _2_ many changes in _3_places that now people can _4_ tell an English person _5_ an American in the way he or she talks. Many old words _6_ in England but were kept in America. For example,