#8. Gollum and the Ring

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Published: 6.19.2021
Level 6   |   Time: 4:54
Accent: British
Source: The Hobbit

Bilbo meets a strange creatures who wants to play a game of riddles.


    

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  • ☐ ☐ ☐ gnaw [v] - chew on something hard continuously (A dog ☐ ☐ ☐ gnaws on a bone.)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ bare of meat [exp] - without meat
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a blade [n] - a sword
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ elfish [adj] - made by elves
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an elf [n] - a tall thin humanlike creature that lives for 1000 years [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ the Shire [n] - Bilbo's home town
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a goblin [n] - a dwarf-like, ugly, violent creature [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ keep your distance [exp] - stay away from me
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ I'll be on my way. [exp] - I will leave now.
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ roots [n] - the part of a tree that is underground
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a riddle [n] - a question that requires cleverness to answer, usually as part of a game
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ finish (someone) off [phv] - kill (someone)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Fair enough. [exp] - Okay. I agree.

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression



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Bilbo Gollum
Bilbo Gollum
  • Bilbo fell into a cavern and hit his head while fighting a goblin.
  • Bilbo has an elfish sword that glows blue when (living) goblins are nearby.
  • Gollum often talks to himself.
  • Gollum calls himself (or maybe his ring) precious.

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  1. Why is Bilbo's sword glowing blue?
    It is dark.
    Gollum is nearby.
    A goblin is nearby.
    Bilbo is in danger.

  2. What does Bilbo find in the cavern?
    A goblin
    A ring
    Some gold
    A new sword

  3. Why is Gollum complaining?
    The goblin is too skinny and bony.
    The goblin is already dead.
    The goblin is too strong.

  4. Why does Bilbo's sword stop glowing?
    Bilbo is lost.
    It is damaged.
    Gollum kills the goblin.
    Bilbo walks into the light.

  5. Why is Gollum excited to see Bilbo?
    Gollum is lonely.
    Gollum wants to play a game.
    Bilbo has found his ring.
    Bilbo looks meaty and delicious.

  6. What does Gollum know about Bilbo before they start talking?
    Bilbo has his ring.
    Bilbo is a hobbit.
    Bilbo is not an elf.
    Bilbo has an elfish sword.

  7. Where does Bilbo say he is from?
    The Shire
    Rivendell
    Mirkwood
    Erebor
    Bree
    He doesn't say.

  8. What does Gollum usually eat?
    Roots
    Bats
    Mice
    Fish
    Elves
    Goblins
    Hobbits
    Dwarves

  9. What does Gollum like to do?
    Play games
    Climb mountains
    Hunt for goblins

  10. What has roots, is taller than a tree, goes up, but doesn't grow?
    A mountain
    A dragon
    A tower
    Time
    Love

  11. What TWO options is Gollum considering?
    Talk to Bilbo
    Play a game
    Eat Bilbo
    Run away

  12. What do Gollum and Bilbo decide to do?
    Fight each other
    Find more goblins
    Play a game of riddles
    Try to catch the more fish than each other

  13. If Bilbo wins, what will happen?
    Bilbo can keep Gollum's ring.
    Gollum will help Bilbo escape.
    Gollum will give Bilbo some fish.
    Bilbo will kill Gollum.

  14. If Gollum wins, what will happen?
    Bilbo will give Gollum the ring.
    Bilbo will give Gollum his sword.
    Bilbo will stay with Gollum.
    Gollum will eat Bilbo.



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