Look at the pictures below. Make up the end of the story yourself. Use the questions to help you.
Who was watching the pirates when they escaped?
How did the pirates feel when they escaped?
What was in the bag?
How did the pirates feel when they opened the bag?
How did the police know about the pirates?
What do you think happened to the pirates?
(Nisbet, A. English for Seafarers (Study Pack 1). Unit 7.4)
2. Read the dialogue. A policeman is interviewing the Captain of the Milamar about the incident with the pirates. Use the information from the text to complete the Captain's answers.
Policeman: Good afternoon. I am pleased to report that we have now caught the three men who came on board your vessel early this morning. These men are dangerous criminals, and I need some information about what happened earlier. Can I ask you some questions?
Captain: Certainly, Officer.
Policeman: Good. Were you on the vessel when the incident occurred, Sir?