3.15 New Technology

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Published: 4.08.2018
Level 3   |   Time: 2:17
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Cheryl and Marie talk about new technology as Bob watches TV on his new glasses.


    

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  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
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  • wacky [adj] -
  • ultra high-tech [adj] - the newest technology
  • top-of-the-line [adj] - the best quality and the most expensive
  • state-of-the-art [adj] - the newest or most modern
  • cutting-edge [adj] - the newest or most modern
  • Are you kidding? [exp] - Are you telling a joke?
  • charge (someone) [v] - make someone pay a fine
  • speeding [n] - driving too fast

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


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Marie Cheryl Bob
Marie Cheryl Bob
  • Marie, Cheryl, Band Bob all work in a travel agency.
  • Cheryl and Bob are engaged.

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  1. What adjectives does Marie use to describe the glasses?
    modern
    expensive
    wacky
    cutting-edge
    state-of-the-art
    top-of-the-line

  2. What adjectives does Bob use to describe the glasses?
    modern
    expensive
    wacky
    cutting-edgev
    state-of-the-art
    top-of-the-line

  3. What do the glasses allow Bob to do?
    He can see better.
    He can play computer games.
    He can watch TV.

  4. What is Bob watching?
    a movie
    a TV show
    a sports match

  5. How does Cheryl feel about the glasses?
    She thinks they are a waste of money.
    She is happy because Bob likes them.
    She wants to buy another pair for herself.

  6. Why was Marie angry today?
    Someone was talking loudly on a cellphone in a cafe.
    The coffee she bought at a cafe tasted terrible.
    Her cellphone broke when she was at a cafe.

  7. Why did Bob start laughing?
    Because Marie said something funny.
    Because Cheryl said something funny.
    Because someone on TV said something funny.

  8. What type of new technology does Cheryl want to invent?
    A machine that charges Bob for driving too fast.
    A machine that that makes cars faster.
    A machine that that makes cars slower.

  9. How does Bob drive?
    slowly
    too fast
    carefully

  10. Why does Bob yell, "Nooooooo!"?
    He doesn't like Cheryl's invention idea.
    His basketball team lost the game.
    Cheryl wants him to drive faster.


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