Unit 8 Exercise 2

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Who wrote the most famous stories in English Literature?

The most famous in English literature is probably Sherlock Holmes in the short stories by Conan Doyle. In each story, something strange happens and Holmes, a private detective, has to solve a .

Perhaps the most famous story in English literature is Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. A called Dr Frankenstein makes a man from parts of people. He brings it to life with . The monster is unhappy and does terrible things.

Perhaps the most famous fiction story in English literature is The Time Machine by H. G. Wells. A scientist, called The Time Traveller, makes a . It can move to any time in the past or the . He has many adventures before the machine is .

The most famous story in English literature could be ‘Tom Sawyer’ by Mark Twain. A poor boy called Tom Sawyer has many before he finds worth $12,000 and becomes .