LET US LEARN
was a brave young man. He loved adventures.
When he was nineteen years old, he left his home and took travel in the sea.
One day, his ship started to sink because of a great storm. Robinson managed to
swim to an island. When he reached the island, he was so tired that he just
slept on the sand. When he woke up, he found a little dog next to him. They both
were all alone in that place.
Robinson explored the island, and he found the
broken ship. He took some food, guns, clothing and tools from it. He made a tent and lived in it. He counted days
on a wooden cross. From then on, he was able to keep a calendar. On the island,
he found many kinds of goats and hares which he shot and ate.
Then, he made a
One day, Robinson
found a footprint of a human, on the other side of the island. He was
frightened. For two years he lived in fear. Then, one day he saw some tribal
men chasing a young fellow. Robinson took out his gun and shot twice. The
tribal men got scared and ran away. He named him Friday as he met him on
Friday. At last, he had a human friend in the island. Robinson taught Friday to
speak in English, to shoot and eat like a human.
One day, they
both saved some people from the cannibals.
Among them, they found Friday’s father and his friends. They stayed with
Robinson and Friday for a few days and left the island. Another day, Friday
informed Robinson about a ship. They both hid and watched the ship. Robinson
learnt that the ship’s men had rebelled against the captain. After killing some
of the rebels, Robinson, Friday and the captain retook the ship. At last,
Robinson sailed from the island to England with Friday, after twenty-eight
years, two months and nineteen days.
adventure: risky or unexpected undertaking
travel through an unknown area to learn more about it
portable canvas shelter
tribal: racial, ethnical
humans who eat other humans
somebody born or residing in spain
rebels: people who protest authority