A very clever parrot

By Terry Fredrickson

In this video, you will see a very clever parrot named A.J. Watch the video one or more times.

Listen carefully to the commands given by the parrot's owner. Then describe all the things that the parrot did.

You'll need the past simple to do this. Notice that you will use both regular and irregular verbs.

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It got up.

It rolled over.

It did a flip.

It turned around.

It shook hands.

It picked up the ball.

It putted the ball in the hole.

It climbed the ladder.

It put the ball in the basket.

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