#7. The Noisy Dog

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Published: 3.26.2018
Level 4   |   Time: 4:45
Accent: American
Source: Modern Family [S1 E05]

Jay and Manny are worried about how Gloria may have solved the problem with the neighbor's noisy dog.


    

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  • I don't get (something) [exp] - I don't understand (something)
  • strangle [v] - kill by squeezing the neck
  • a cock fight [n] - two rooster fighting
  • screwing his brain [exp] - hurting his brain
  • buenos dias [exp] - good day(in Spanish)
  • bark [v] - the sound a dog makes
  • crap [n] - poop
  • ironic [adj] - happening in the opposite way to what is expected
  • obnoxious [adj] - loud and rude
  • squawk [v] - the loud sound of a bird (or a woman)
  • run away [phv] - leave home and never come back
  • chained to a tree [exp] - attached to a tree with a chain
  • accuse [v] - say that someone did something wrong
  • butchers [n] - people who cut and sell meat in a shop
  • smash [v] - violently break into pieces
  • sneak up on (someone) [phv] - approach someone in a quiet and secret way
  • get in (someone's) head [exp] - make someone think about something continuously
  • You rat! [exp] - a person who cannot be trusted

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


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Manny Gloria Jay
  • Gloria is Manny's mother.
  • Jay is Manny's stepfather.
  • Gloria is from Colombia.

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  1. Manny can't sleep because he is having nightmares.
    True
    False

  2. Gloria thinks that Jay has poor hearing because he is old.
    True
    False

  3. The dog has been barking for many weeks.
    True
    False

  4. Jay wants Gloria to complain to the neighbor.
    True
    False

  5. Gloria has met the neighbor many times before.
    True
    False

  6. The man is divorced.
    True
    False

  7. The man will soon be divorced.
    True
    False

  8. The dog belongs to the neighbor's daughter.
    True
    False

  9. The neighbor's wife has been in Europe for three weeks.
    True
    False

  10. His wife is really concerned about the dog.
    True
    False

  11. The neighbor thinks that Jay and Gloria have a pet parrot.
    True
    False

  12. Jay and Gloria have a pet parrot.
    True
    False

  13. The next day, the neighbor's dog has disappeared.
    True
    False

  14. Jay thinks that Gloria killed the dog.
    True
    False

  15. Gloria is a butcher.
    True
    False

  16. Gloria has experience killing animals.
    True
    False

  17. One time, Gloria killed a rat and left the head outside to scare away other rats.
    True
    False

  18. Gloria went to church after killing the rat.
    True
    False

  19. Manny and Jay went to the garage to check the shovel for dog blood.
    True
    False

  20. Jay tells Gloria that Manny thinks Gloria killed the dog.
    True
    False

  21. Gloria is angry at Jay because he thinks she killed the dog.
    True
    False

  22. Gloria took the dog to a farm.
    True
    False

  23. She gave the dog to her hairdresser.
    True
    False

  24. The family that Gloria gave the dog to gave Gloria a jar of pickles.
    True
    False


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