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National Fresh Breath Day
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Sweeney Sweetbreath Helps Hampton Halitosis
By Brenda B. Covert
1 Sweeney Sweetbreath brushed, flossed, and rinsed his mouth with mouthwash. Hampton Halitosis did not have time for that stuff. He used a fingernail to scratch the plaque off one of his teeth.
2 Sweeney worried about his friend. Hampton was sure to get cavities and gum disease if he didn't start taking care of his teeth! When he spoke, his bad breath made people back away. Sweeney didn't back away, but he did hold his breath. The fumes coming from Hampton's mouth were ferocious!
3 One day Hampton went to Sweeney's house. He was lugging a big suitcase with him. He was there to spend the night!
4 Sweeney offered to help Hampton unpack. Hampton had brought his pajamas and a change of clothes. The rest of the space in his suitcase was filled with toys and games!
5 "Where is your toothbrush?" Sweeney asked. "I'll put it in the bathroom."
6 "Oops," Hampton said. "It looks like I forgot to pack one." He started playing a handheld game.
7 "No toothbrush?" Sweeney repeated. "No problem! We keep new ones in the cabinet. I'll get one for you." He walked towards the door.
8 "Huh? Oh, yeah, sure. Whatever," Hampton replied absently. His thumbs were getting a workout on his game.
9 A short time later, Mrs. Sweetbreath called the boys to the kitchen for a snack. Sweeney and Hampton raced to the kitchen. A plate of celery, carrots, and apple slices waited for them.
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English Reading Comprehension: Sweeney Sweetbreath Helps Hampton Halitosis
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Spanish Reading Comprehension: Sweeney Buen Aliento ayuda a Hampton Halitosis
Italian Reading Comprehension: SWEENEY ALITOFRESCO AIUTA HAMPTON ALITOSI
German Reading Comprehension: Sweeney Sweetbreath hilft Hampton Halitosis
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