flesl.net paired stories: drills (Richard Coman)

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• drills for ‘Richard Coman’

• drill 1: backwards expansion

- dangerous.

- cars are dangerous

- he didn’t understand that cars are dangerous.

- he wasn’t allowed to play outside by himself because he didn’t understand that cars are dangerous.

- He liked going for car rides, but he wasn’t allowed to play outside by himself because he didn’t understand that cars are dangerous.

• drill 2: backwards expansion

- in the morning.

- first thing in the morning.

- and called again first thing in the morning.

- said goodnight to him on the phone and called again first thing in the morning.

- Joan always said goodnight to him on the phone and called again first thing in the morning.

- in the house with Richard, Joan always said goodnight to him on the phone and called again first thing in the morning.

- When she was not staying in the house with Richard, Joan always said goodnight to him on the phone and called again first thing in the morning.

• drill 3: replacement

- Richard’s parents never thought of suing the hospital because of what happened to Richard

- going on a holiday by themselves

- trying to meet other parents in a similar situation

- hiring someone to help them look after Richard

- asking to see Joan’s medical records

- leaving Richard at home by himself

- putting Richard into a home for handicapped children