#4. Jay's Night

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Published: 2.26.2018
Level 4   |   Time: 4:52
Accent: American
Source: Modern Family [S1 E08]

Jay has all his grandchildren over to his house to watch a movie, but Haley wants to go to another party.


    

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  • sleep over [phv] - spend the night
  • The more the merrier. [exp] - more people is better
  • You are related. [exp] - You are in the same family.
  • Pjs [n] - pajamas
  • Sloppy Joes [n] - a meat sandwich
  • a western [n] - a cowboy movie
  • hilarious [adj] - very funny
  • I can't wait to... [exp] - I really want to...
  • my stinkers [n] - my children
  • Take it down a notch. [exp] - Calm down.
  • Back at you champ! [exp] - I have the same feeling for you.
  • walking distance [exp] - nearby / close enough to walk
  • acting like a pill [exp] - acting difficult
  • put something over on (someone) [exp] - fool/trick someone
  • a good abuelo [exp] - a good grandfather (Spanish)
  • track (someone) down [phv] - find (someone)
  • Right on! [exp] - Awesome!
  • fix you a plate [exp] - serve you a meal
  • be into (someone) [phv] - like (someone)

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


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Gloria Jay Claire
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Haley Alex Luke Manny
  • Gloria and Jay are married.
  • Manny is Gloria's son.
  • Alex, Haley and Luke are Jay's grandchildren.

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  1. Who does Manny hope is coming tonight?
    Haley
    Alex
    Luke

  2. What usually happens on Jay's night?
    They watch a cowboy movie.
    Everybody wears PJs.
    Jay makes Sloppy Jays (Sloppy Joes).
    They stay awake all night.

  3. Which one do the children not like?
    Watching a cowboy movie
    Wearing PJs
    Eating Sloppy Jays (Sloppy Joes)
    Staying awake all night

  4. Who doesn't want to go to Jay's night?
    Haley
    Alex
    Luke

  5. Why doesn't he/she want to go?
    He/She doesn't like Jay.
    Manny always stares at him/her.
    He/She doesn't like watching old movies.
    He/She wants to go to a party.

  6. What does Haley tease Alex about?
    She doesn't wear a bra.
    She is not very smart.
    She doesn't have any friends.

  7. What is Luke worried about?
    He doesn't want to wear PJs.
    His grandfather might die soon.
    He will miss his parents.

  8. Who is not wearing PJs when he/she arrives at Jay's house?
    Haley
    Alex
    Luke

  9. Where is the party that Haley wants to go to?
    Close to her school.
    Close to her house.
    Close to her grandfather's house.

  10. What does Haley not understand?
    She doesn't understand that Jay told her that she can't go to the party.
    She doesn't understand why Jay wants her to wear PJs.
    She doesn't understand where the party is.

  11. Why does Jay spray Manny with water?
    Manny is too hot.
    Manny is thirsty.
    Manny is thinking about Haley.

  12. What does Jay ask Manny to do?
    Make popcorn
    Get a movie
    Put on his PJs

  13. How does Jay prevent Haley from leaving?
    He takes her shoes.
    He locks the doors.
    He begs her to stay.

  14. What does Gloria want Jay to do?
    She wants him to be nicer to Manny.
    She wants him to let Haley go to the party.
    She wants him to choose a different movie.

  15. Who is waiting outside for Haley?
    Her father
    Her brother
    Her boyfriend

  16. How did Jay know that he was waiting outside?
    Haley's father did the same thing when he first started dating her mother.
    Jay heard him walking though the bushes.
    Jay read some of the messages on Haley's phone.

  17. What time does Haley promise to come back?
    11pm
    midnight
    1am

  18. What makes Dylan want to stay at Jay's house?
    the coffee
    the popcorn
    the movie
    the Sloppy Jays

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