Complete the sentences in the passage with the correct words!
The Monkey and the Cap Seller
Once, a cap seller was passing through a jungle. He was very tired and needed to rest. Then, he____(1)and spread a cloth under a tree.
He placed his bag full of caps near him and____(2)with his cap on his head. The cap seller had a sound sleep for one hour.
When he got up, the first thing he did was to look into his____(3). He was startled when he found all his caps were not there.
When he looked up the sky, he was very surprised to see monkeys sitting on the branches of a tree, each of the monkeys____(4)a cap of on its head.
They had evidently done it to ____(5) him. He decided to get his caps back by____(6)a humble request to the monkeys.
In return, the monkeys only made faces of him. When he begun to make gesture, the monkeys also____(7) him.
At last he found a clever idea. ” Monkeys are a great imitator,” he thought. So he____(8)off his own cap and threw it down on the ground.
And as he had expected, all the monkeys took off the caps and____(9)the caps down on the ground. Quickly, he stood up and collected the caps, put them back into his bag and____(10)away.
Teks di atas adalah salah satu contoh dari Narrative Text yang berjudul "The Monkeys and the Cap Seller". Untuk menjawab bagian rumpang nomor delapan, kita perlu mengetahui arti dari kalimat di mana bagian rumpang tersebut berada. Arti dari kalimatnya adalah "Jadi, dia____topinya sendiri dan melemparkannya jatuh ke tanah ". Dari konteks kalimatnya dan opsi jawaban yang tersedia, maka kata yang tepat untuk melengkapinya adalah "took (off)" yang artinya "melepaskan". Sehingga, jika diartikan secara penuh kalimat tersebut memiliki arti "Jadi, dia melepaskan topinya sendiri dan melemparkannya jatuh ke tanah ".
Jadi, jawaban yang benar adalah "took off".
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