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The Boy who swam with Piranhas Chapters 9 and 10

Answer these questions in full sentences once you have listened to/read today's chapters.


1, Page 59. "All around, his machines are slumbering." What writing technique has the author used here to imply that the machines are asleep?


2. Page 60. How many fish were in Stan's bucket at the beginning of the chapter? How does the author describe the movements of the fish who got away from Uncle Ernie?


3. Page 62. Why might Stan think he is late?


4. Briefly describe how Stan might be feeling when he sees Uncle Ernie's latest creation.