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Guardians of the Galaxy (1)

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Published: 5.22.2017
Level 5   |   Time: 1:24
Accent: American
Source: Guardians of the Galaxy

Rocket explains how the Guardians of the Galaxy can escape from prison.


    

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  1. REVIEW the vocabulary / background.
  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
  4. CHECK your answers. (Show Answers)

triangle Vocabulary


  • get out of here [exp] - escape
  • Leave that to me. [exp] - I'll do it.
  • prosthetic leg [n] - artificial leg
  • security bands [n] - piece of cloth around the arm
  • ins and outs [exp] - enter and exit
  • panel [n] - a small metal box or covering
  • blinky [adj] - flashing lights
  • bald bodies [n] - people with no body hair (the other prisoners)
  • work out [phv] - figure out / decide
  • quarnyx battery [n] - a special kind of battery
  • slam into [phv] - start quickly
  • improvise [v] - do something without a clear plan

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression


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Rocket Gamora Peter Groot
  • Rocket, Gamora, Peter and Groot are inside a prison together.
  • Rocket is explaining his plan to escape the prison.

triangle Questions


  1. What is Rocket's plan?
    to rob the other prisoners
    to get into the watch tower
    to start a fight in the prison

  2. What do the sercurity guards' arm bands do?
    They are for communication.
    They open and close doors.
    They are for protection.

  3. Who is going to get the arm bands?
    Groot
    Peter
    Gamora

  4. What is Peter going to get?
    a quarnyx battery
    a prosthetic leg
    Nothing. He is useless.

  5. Where is the quarnyx battery?
    behind a black panel
    on the table
    in the watch tower

  6. Rocket suggests Gamora get the quarnyx battery by...
    stealing it.
    seducing the other prisoners.
    fighting the guards for it.

  7. Why is the quarnyx battery going to be difficult to get?
    It is well-guarded.
    It is high up.
    It is heavy.

  8. Why does Rocket say they have to get the quarnyx battery last?
    It is the most important item.
    It will be difficult.
    Stealing it will trigger security alarms.

  9. Who gets the quarnyx battery?
    Groot
    Peter
    Gamora


triangle Script



Rocket: If we're gonna get out of here, we're gonna need to get into that watchtower. And to do that, I'm gonna need a few things. The guards wear security bands to control their ins and outs. I need one.
Gamora: Leave it to me.
Rocket: That dude, there. I need his prosthetic leg.
Peter: His leg?
Rocket: Yeah. God knows I don't need the rest of him. Look at him, he's useless.
Peter: All right.
Rocket: And finally, on the wall back there is a black panel. Blinky yellow light. Do you see it?
Peter: Yeah.
Rocket: There's a quarnyx battery behind it. Purplish box, green wires. To get into that watchtower, I definitely need it.
Gamora: How are we supposed to do that?
Rocket: Well, supposably, these bald-bodies find you attractive. So, maybe you can work out some sort of trade.
Gamora: You must be joking.
Rocket: No, I really heard they find you attractive.
Peter: Look, it's 20 feet up in the air, and it's in the middle of the most heavily-guarded part of the prison. It's impossible to get up there without being seen.
Rocket: I got one plan, and that plan requires a frickin' quarnyx battery, so figure it out!
Rocket: Can I get back to it? Thanks. Now, this is important. Once the battery is removed, everything is gonna slam into emergency mode. Once we have it, we gotta move quickly, so you definitely need to get that last. Or we could just get it first and improvise.
Gamora: I'll get the armband.
Peter: Leg.