What is good news for Jimmy?
MR. WILLIAMS: Where’s Jimmy?
MRS. WILLIAMS: He’s in bed.
MR. WILLIAMS: What’s the matter with him?
MRS. WILLIAMS: He feels ill.
MR. WILLIAMS: He looks ill.
MRS. WILLIAMS: We must call the doctor.
MR. WILLIAMS: Yes, we must.
MR. WILLIAMS: Can you remember the doctor’s telephone number?
MRS. WILLIAMS: Yes. It’s 09754.
DOCTOR: Open your mouth, Jimmy.Show me your tongue. Say, “Ah’.
MR. WILLIAMS: What’s the matter with him, doctor?
DOCTOR: He has a bad cold, Mr. Williams, so he must stay in bed for a week.
MRS. WILLIAMS: That’s good new for Jimmy.
DOCTOR: Good news? Why?
MR. WILLIAMS: Because he doesn’t like school!
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