1 The townspeople were informed that the river was about to flood.
2 The soldier obeyed his officer's orders.
3 They crawled through the passage until they found an escape.
4 Tom floated alone in his homemade skiff
5 Ryan convinced Jack to enter the photography competition.
6 They went on an expedition through the Amazon rainforest.
7 They had given up hope when, suddenly, they saw a speck of light in the distance.
8 The blind man groped for his walking stick.