(1)When I left the train at Victoria Station my first impression was of rain and fog and people with umbrellas. (2)A taxi-cab took me and my luggage and struggled bravely through the traffic. (3)And what traffic and what crowd! (4)I (NEVER BELIEVE) ________ my geography teacher when he told us there (TO BE) ________ more people in London than in the whole of my country. (5)I thought he had just said it to make his lesson more interesting, but I believed (HE) ________ now.
(1) Two men (TRAVEL) ________ in the same compartment. (2) One of them could not find his wallet, and accused the other of (STEAL) ________ it, but soon after, found it on the floor under the seat, and immediately begged his fellow-traveller's pardon (SAY) ________ it was a mistake.
(3) "Don't mention it", (REPLY) ________ the other, "the mistake was mutual: you took (I) ________ for a thief, and I took you for a gentleman."