Anansi is always hungry. One day he was a bit too greedy. Watch the story and find out what happened.

Traditional story adapted by Sue Clarke. Animation by Cambridge English Online.

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Average: 4.2 (965 votes)


Hahahaha,its so funny!!!!"

 That is  not funny at all it was sad and bad too be greedy

 A Story Very Funny
Has A Great Teaching 

I Loved

Anansi is very greedy

anansi  very   hungry  and  very  greedy. Not bad.

i liked it

I like this story: it's so fun! 

Hello my friends! I'm the stupid spider and what would you do in my place ? uuh?

Anansi is stupid spider .That's a lesson for him