LEARNED IN LESSON 14.
TO WACHT OUT: BE CAREFUL BECAUSE SOMETHING BAD CAN HAPPEN
TRUCK: AN AUTOMOTIVE VEHICLE FOR LOADS
TO HIT: TO COLLIDE, TO STRIKE, TO BEAT
BOTH: THE TWO
CLOSE: VERY NEAR
CONFORT: A FEELING OF WELL-BEING THAT WE GET, FOR EXAMPLE WHEN WE ARE ON A SOFA OR IN BED
TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT: IF SOMETHING IS TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT, IT IS SO CLOSE THAT IT WORRIES YOU.
TO MISS: IF YOU MISS SOMETHING BAD HAPPENING TO YOU, YOU ESCAPE IT
NEAR MISS: WHEN YOU HAVE A NEAR MISS, SOMETHING BAD ALMOST HAPPENS TO YOU
SAD: THE OPPOSITE OF "HAPPY"
TO BREAK UP: TO STOP A RELATIONSHIP, TO SEPARATE
CONCERNED: IF YOU ARE CONCERNED ABOUT SOMEONE, YOU CARE ABOUT THAT PERSON AND WANT HIM OR HER TO BE WELL; TO BE WORRIED ABOUT
TO GET IN: TO ARRIVE (SAID OF PLANE, BUS, TRAIN, SHIP)
ON TIME: AT THE RIGHT TIME
BE ABLE TO: CAN
IN NOT TIME: IN A VERY SHORT TIME
TO GET ON: TO ENTER (A PLANE, TRAIN, BUS)
LUCK: IF YOU HAVE GOOD LUCK, GOOD THINGS HAPPEN TO YOU, IF YOU HAVE BAD LUCK, BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO YOU.
UPGRADED: WHEN A PASSENGER IS UPGRADED, S/HE GETS A BETTER SEAT ON THE AIRPLANE OR TRAIN.
TO LAND: A PLANE LANDS WHEN IT TOUCHES THE GROUND AFTER FLYING
WELL-RESTED: NOT EXHAUSTED, RELAXED
BEHIND SCHEDULE: YOU ARE BEHIND SCHEDULE WHEN YOU ARE LATE DOING SOMETHING THAT IS PLANNED.
A FEW: SOME; 3 or 4
NOW USE THE EXPRESSIONS ABOVE:
a) If you have to turn in a report tomorrow, but you are still going to start it, you are__________
b) In my classroom, there aren't many students; just ______
c) My mother usually has good _____. She always finds a place to park downtown.
d) When a plane is _______, it is arriving.
e) It rained so hard yesterday that I ______ to leave the house.
f) Mr. Stanton is not exhausted. He got a lot of rest while he was flying. He is ______
g) When the bus stops, we have just a few minutes to _____it.
h) If a movie is planned to start at 8, and it really starts at 8, then it starts _______
i) My mom is sick and I am __________
j) Dinner is going to be ready ____________
k) The train ______ one hour late this morning.
l) Richar doesn't look happy today. He looks _____
m) Bill _____ with Cindy last night. She is not his girlfriend anymore.
n) Marianne didn't catch her bus, so she ____ being in an accident when it went off the road.
o) An accident almost happened when I was coming here. It was a _____.
p) The exams are _______. We have less than a week to study for them.
q) Do you know how to drive a ______?
r) I have two children. ____ are blond.
s) All I want is the _____ of my bedroom.
t) When Mary was driving out of the parking lot, she ____ a yellow Mazda that was parked behind her. She didn't see it.
u) I saw a boy going across the street and a car was coming in his direction. I yelled: _____!
I hope it helps!!