#8. No Internet Contest (1)

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Published: 4.03.2018
Level 4   |   Time: 4:40
Accent: American
Source: Modern Family [S2 E05]

Part 1: The Dunphy family have a contest to see who can last the longest without using the Internet.


    

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  1. READ the VOCABULARY + BACKGROUND

    It is important to read the vocabulary and background before you watch the video. This will improve your ability to understand the video. It will also help you understand how the new vocabulary is used naturally.

  2. WATCH the VIDEO

    The first time you watch the video, just try to understand the overall situation.

  3. ANSWER the QUESTIONS

    First try to answer all of the questions from memory. Then rewatch the video and try to answer the questions that you missed.

  4. WATCH and READ the SCRIPT

    Watch the video again while you read the script. Reading and listening at the same time will help you hear each individual word and improve your listening accuracy.

  5. DO the ACTIVITIES

    There are a number of different activities that focus on listening accuracy, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structure.

  1. LEA el VOCABULARIO y ANTECEDENTES.

    Es importante leer el vocabulario y los antecedentes antes de ver el video. Esto mejorará su capacidad para comprender el video. También le ayudará a comprender cómo se usa el nuevo vocabulario de forma natural.

  2. VER el VIDEO

    La primera vez que vea el video, intente comprender la situación general.

  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

    Primero intente responder todas las preguntas de memoria. Luego, vuelva a ver el video e intente responder las preguntas que se perdió.

  4. MIRAR Y LEER

    Mire el video nuevamente mientras lee el guión. Leer y escuchar al mismo tiempo lo ayudará a escuchar cada palabra individual y mejorará su precisión auditiva.

  5. HACER LAS ACTIVIDADES

    Hay una serie de actividades diferentes que se centran en la precisión auditiva, la pronunciación, el vocabulario, la gramática y la estructura de las oraciones.

  1. VOCABULARY와 BACKGROUND 읽기

    비디오를 보기 전에 어휘와 배경을 읽는 것이 중요합니다. 이렇게 하면 비디오를 이해하는 능력이 향상됩니다. 또한 새로운 어휘가 어떻게 자연스럽게 사용되는지 이해하는데 도움이됩니다.

  2. 비디오 보기

    비디오를 처음 볼 때 전체 상황을 이해하려고 노력하세요.

  3. QUESTIONS에 답하기

    먼저 모든 질문에 답을 해보세요. 그런 다음 비디오를 다시보고 놓친 질문에 답해보세요.

  4. 비디오 보면서 SCRIPT 읽기

    대본을 읽는 동안 비디오를 다시 보세요. 읽기와 듣기를 동시에 하면 각각의 단어를 듣고, 듣기 정확도를 향상시킬 수 있습니다.

  5. 액티비티 하기

    듣기 정확도, 발음, 어휘, 문법 및 문장 구조에 초점을 맞춘 다양한 액티비티가 있습니다.

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  • That's it! [exp] - This is finished.
  • a gadget [n] - a small electronic device
  • freak out [phv] - become very angry
  • a gizmo [n] - an electronic device
  • a ban [n] - disallow, prohibit
  • IMing [v] - instant messaging
  • a chisel [n] - a hand tool that cuts stone
  • encyclopedias [n] - a set of books (usually about 20) that have information on many different topics
  • a juice bar [n] - a restaurant that only serves juice
  • go online [exp] - use the Internet
  • fantasy football [n] - an online competition that is based on American football
  • on board [exp] - agree with an idea
  • Amish [n] - a group of people in the U.S. who do not use modern technology
  • a hearth [n] - a fireplace
  • stay unplugged [exp] - not use the Internet
  • chicken pot pie [n] - a meat pie filled with chicken
  • surf the web [exp] - use the Internet
  • mellow music [n] - calm relaxing music
  • meditate [v] - think deeply or focus one's mind for a period of time
  • a condo [n] - a condominium (a small apartment)
  • a fire escape [n] - the emergency exit for a building in case of fire
  • cut corners [exp] - do something in the easiest, quickest, or cheapest way
  • parasailing [v] - fly through the air wearing an open parachute while being towed by a motorboat
  • I'm not made of stone. [exp] - I am not strong or disciplined.
  • my take [n] - my opinion
  • mitosis [n] - biology vocabulary referring to cell division
  • a gamete [n] - biology vocabulary referring to a male or female cell
  • a zygote [n] - biology vocabulary referring to the combination of a male and female cell
  • make up [phv] - invent, create
  • fall for something [exp] - believe something (that is not true)

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


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Claire Phil Haley Alex Luke
  • The Dunphy's are a family.
  • Phil is a real estate agent.

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  1. Why does Phil think Claire is angry?
    Because everyone is staring at their electronic devices.
    Because there are so many dirty dishes.
    Because no one is eating breakfast.

  2. What is the real reason that Claire is angry?
    Because everyone is staring at their electronic devices.
    Because there are so many dirty dishes.
    Because no one is eating breakfast.

  3. What does Claire want the family to do?
    Talk to each other
    Put away the dishes
    Eat more

  4. What is Phil doing on his tablet?
    Ordering a pool
    Playing a game
    Setting his fantasy football roster

  5. What is Luke doing on his tablet?
    Ordering a pool
    Playing a game
    Setting his fantasy football roster

  6. What are Haley and Alex doing on their phones?
    Playing games
    Shopping
    Texting each other

  7. What are the new rules for the house?
    No jokes for one week
    No Internet for one week
    No playing Internet games for one week
    No video calls for one week
    No cellphone calls for one week
    No texting for one week

  8. Why does Alex need to use the Internet?
    To do her homework
    To play games
    To talk to her friends

  9. How does Claire suggest Alex do her research?
    Go to the library
    Use encyclopedias
    Use the Internet
    Ask her sister for help

  10. What game does Luke want to play?
    Angry Birds
    Rider
    Plants vs. Zombies

  11. How does Claire suggest Haley communicate with her friends?
    Face to face at school
    On the house phone
    On her cellphone
    By texting

  12. Why does Alex think Phil can't stay offline?
    He loves to chat with his friends online.
    He wants to play games online.
    He needs to manage his fantasy football team.

  13. What does Alex want if she wins the contest?
    A new computer
    A car
    Food

  14. What does Luke want if he wins the contest?
    A new computer
    A car
    Food

  15. What does Haley want if she wins the contest?
    A new computer
    A car
    Food

  16. What did Phil do with his extra free time?
    Meditate
    Do extra work
    Meet some friends
    Sleep

  17. What does Haley need for an art project?
    Money
    Soap
    A marker
    The Internet

  18. What does Luke do with his extra free time?
    Build condos out of cans
    Hang out with his friends
    Study

  19. Why does Luke quit the contest?
    He wants to play a video game.
    He wants to watch a YouTube video.
    He has to do his homework.

  20. Why does Alex quit the contest?
    She wants to play a video game.
    She wants to watch a YouTube video
    She has to do her homework.

  21. Why did Alex have trouble doing her homework?
    The library was closed.
    Her encyclopedia information was out-of-date.
    She couldn't look up difficult vocabulary on the Internet.

  22. Who seems the most confident of winning the contest?
    Claire
    Phil
    Haley


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