A lamb was (26) with a flock of sheep one day. She soon found some sweet grass at the (27) of the field. Farther and farther she went, away from the others. She was enjoying herself so much that she did not (28) a wolf coming nearer to her. However, when it (29) on her, she was quick to start pleading, “Please, please don’t eat me yet. My stomach is full of grass. If you wait a while, I will (30) much better.” The wolf (31) that was a good idea, so he sat down and waited. After a while, the lamb said, “If you (32) me to dance, the grass in my stomach will be digested faster.” Again the wolf agreed. While the lamb was dancing, she had a new(33). She said, “Please take the bell from around my neck. If you ring it as hard as you can, I will be able to dance even faster.” The wolf (34) the bell and rang it as hard as he could. The shepherd heard the bell ringing and quickly sent his dogs to find the missing lamb. The (35) dogs frightened the wolf away and saved the lamb’s life.
Find out the appropriate word in each case.