The Legend of Toba Lake

    There was a handsome man named Batara Guru Sahala, who enjoyed fishing so much. One day, he caught a fish. He was surprised to find out that the fish could talk. The fish begged him to set it free.

    Batara Guru Sahala could not bear it. He made the fish free. As soon as it was free, the fish changed into a very beautiful woman. Batara Guru Sahala fell in love with that fish-woman and wanted to marry her. Batara Guru Sahala promised to keep the secret that she had beenn a fish and would never tell anybody about it.
    They were married happily. They had two daughters. He could not control his temper. He shouted angry and got the word of fish to his daughters. The daugters were crying. They found their mother and told her about it.
    The mother was very angry. Batara Guru Sahala broke his promise. The mother was shouting angrily, then the earth began to shake. Volcanoes started to erupt. The earth formed a very big hole. People believed that the big hole became a lake. Today the lake us known as Toba Lake.

Why was the mother very angry? Because ...

  1. her daughter were crying and found her

  2. the earth began to shake and started to erupt

  3. Batara Guru Sahala broke his promise

  4. Batara Guru Sahala was angry

S. Sumiati

Master Teacher

Mahasiswa/Alumni Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia

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Sang ibu sangat marah karena Batara Guru Sahala melangar janjinya seperti yang ada pada kalimat kedua paragraf terakhir “Batara Guru broke his promise”. Maka jawaban C adalah jawaban yang tepat.


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