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Ferry to school

Ferry to school

Most pupils go to school each day on foot or by car, but Jordan Basford is different. He lives on the Scottish island of Egilsay. There, the school had to (1)____ because there weren't any other pupils. The nearest school is in Rousay, across the sea. His family have a boat, but it is small, and they can (2)____ use it in good weather. A much larger boat is (3)____ in bad weather. So every day, Jordan has to (4)____ the ferry across the sea to go to school. He usually comes back home afterwards, but sometimes he phones home to say that he's (5)_____ the night at a friend's house instead. 'I know I have to travel a long (6)_____ to school each day,' he says. 'But I don't mind'

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6. (6)____