A _____ elf wants to collect _____ berries but first she must pass the _____ dragon cave.
Will it be a curious elf? An acrobatic elf? Will it be a roly-poly dragon? A fire-breathing dragon with indigestion? How will you fill in the blanks and change the story?
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Basic Story Starter
A _____ elf + must collect _____berries + but first he must pass the _____dragon cave.
One __(adj)__ morning, a __(adj)__ elf is preparing a __(adj)__ potion. The elf has __(adj)__ ears, __(adj)__eyes, and wears a __(adj)__ hat. It makes him look __(adj)__. The elf __(verb)__ some goo, __(adj)__leaves, and a pinch of powder that smells __(adj)__, to his potion.
As he prepares to add the final ingredient, he __(verb)__ , “Oh no! I have run out of __(adj)__ berries. I can’t possibly __(verb)__ my potion without them.” So the elf packs a __(adj)__ satchel and __(verb)__ into the __(adj)__ woods around his home. The woods are full of __(adj)__ sounds, making the elf feel __(adj)__.
The elf knows that the __(adj)__ berries only grow in a __(adj)__ area that is just beyond a dragon cave. The __(adj)__ dragons are a __(adj)__ clan, so the elf feels very __(adj)__ to meet them. As the elf __(adv)__ __(verb)__ closer and closer to the dragon cave, he feels more and more __(adj)__. Soon he sees the edge of the __(adj)__ cave, with its __(adj)__ opening. He __(verb)__, getting closer and closer, when a __(adj)__ dragon __(adv)__ pokes its __(adj)__ head outside, and says, "_________."
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