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Where do you think Edward lived? In the countryside
What kind of house do you think he lived in? A cottage with only one or two rooms
Which phrase best describes his belongings? Some things needed fixing or replacing.
How many mattresses and rough sheets did he own? 3 mattresses and one pair of rough sheets
What were his most valuable belongings? All the animals
What did he do for a living? He farmed some land.
Where do you think Margery lived? In the countryside
What kind of house do you think she lived in? A big house with lots of rooms
Which phrase best describes her belongings? Some things were expensive.
How many mattresses and rough sheets did she own? 15 mattresses and 20 pairs of rough sheets
What were her most valuable belongings? All the animals
What did she do for a living? She owned a large amount of land and people worked for her.
In summary, how would you describe them? Margery was rich. Edward wasn't very rich or very poor either.
Think about what you know about Edward. Which of these objects might he have owned and used? Dish
Think about what you know about Margery. Which of these objects might she have owned and used? Salt container
Think about what you know about Edward. Which of these objects might he have owned and used? Ale mug

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