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Top Notch TV 1
1.1 Giorgio Moretti
1.2 Interviewing Giorgio
1.3 Making a weekend plan
1.4 Paul gives directions
1.5 Cheryl's family
1.6 Bob's memory trick
1.7 What's in the salad
1.8 Eating healthy
1.9 Where are the tickets?
1.10 Paul and Machines
1.11 Bob's Exercise
1.12 Bob's Eexercise advice
1.13 Mr. Rashid's vacation
1.14 What a vacation!
1.15 Which do you prefer?
1.16 Fashion for Bob
1.17 A trip to South Africa
1.18 Paul's African Adventure
1.19 Bargaining
1.20 I'll leave the tip

Top Notch TV 2
2.1 Have we met before?
2.2 The Museum of Cheese
2.3 Choosing a movie
2.4 The movie star
2.5 Can I take a message
2.6 Hotel complaints
2.7 Paul's accident
2.8 A luxury van
2.9 How about a manicure?
2.10 Bob's haircut
2.11 A sit-down meal
2.12 What's for dessert?
2.13 What is that color?
2.14 Feeling blue?
2.15 Art for the office
2.16 Paul the artist
2.17 The computer expert
2.18 New office tech
2.19 Marie flirting
2.20 Bob the romantic

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3.01 A little early
3.02 Etiquette in India
3.03 Are you ok?
3.04 Too much medicine
3.05 Rush job
3.06 Planning the party
3.07 Bob the dancer
3.08 The etiquette teacher
3.09 Planning the wedding
3.10 A new holiday
3.11 Somewhere safe
3.12 An epidemic in Finland
3.13 Bob's history book
3.14 Newspapers
3.15 New technology
3.16 Paul's phone buzzer
3.17 Discussing politics
3.18 I'm not a radical
3.19 Planning a honeymoon
3.20 A trip to Tahiti

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1.6 Bob's Memory Trick

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Published: 4.22.2017
Level 2   |   Time: 1:40
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Bob has found a new way to remember all of Cheryl's family members.


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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

  • You're amazing! [adj] - You are great!
  • wipe off [phv] - clean
  • for a while [exp] - for a long time

[phv] - phrasal verb, [exp] - expression

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Cheryl Bob
Cheryl Bob
  • Bob and Cheryl are engaged.
  • Many of Cheryl's family members are going to visit soon.
  • Cheryl is testing Bob to check how well he can remember all of her family members.

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  1. Which of these statements is true for Ernie?
    He is married.
    He is married to Bob's sister.
    He is married to Cheryl's sister.
    He lives on Park Street.
    He has a wife named Elizabeth.
    He has a child named Katie.
    He is an artist.
    He likes sports.

  2. Which of these statements is true for David?
    He is married.
    He is Cheryl's nephew.
    He is Bob's nephew.
    He is a teacher.
    He loves to travel.
    He likes Jazz.
    He likes fish.

  3. How is Bob able to remember everything?
    He studies a lot.
    He has a good memory.
    He wrote the information on his hand.

  4. What time is it?

  5. Why does Bob go to the bathroom?
    To wash his hands.
    To rewrite the information on his hands.
    To hide from Cheryl's family.

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1.5 Cheryl's Family
1.7 What's in the Salad