Responses with so, too, neither, but
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ASKING AND ANSWERING QUESTIONS WITH DO / DOES / DONīT / DOESNīT
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DO-DONīT/DOES-DOESNī T ( + B&W )
So, Too, Neither, and But
Complete the additions and responses in the following article. Chose between affirmative and negative forms.
Bringing up a baby
By Rosa Canina
Alana Diller has a lot in common with her neighbor Halan Brown. Alana works full time, and
Alana has just hired a sitter for her baby. Haley
too. And they´re both careful parents. Alana interviewed a lot of people before deciding on the best person for the job. So
There´s one important difference, however. Alana´s Brenda is a human baby,
Haley´s Agne isn´t. Agne is great Dane, a dog the size of a small Pony.
Haley says, "I feel very responsible for Agnes. It´s like having a child. Alana can´t leave her baby alone for ten hours every day, and
can I. Both brenda and Agnes need human contact and care during the day".
Jack Austin, owner of PetCare, agrees. "Human children are social creatures, and so
pets, especially dogs. Being alobe is painful for them and bad for their health too".
"Most of us think of our pets as our babies". Continued Austin. "My friends who are parents don´t mind buying the best food for their babies and I don´t
. They want their kids to go to the best schools, and so
Schools? aren´t we carrying this comparison a little too far? "not at all", says Austin. "our puppy kindergarten performs the same service for dogs that human kindergarden does for children. A five-year-old child will need to learn about his or her environment, and so
a puppy. A child will need to develop social skills, and a puppy will
". Austin´s company even offers play dates so that shy dogs can make new friends.
"A lot of my friends think it´s silly", lauhed Haley, "but I
. I have my social contacs, and
Agnes. The peace of mind is worth the expense.