#10. Self-Diagnosis

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Published: 5.10.2018
Level 4   |   Time: 3:25
Accent: American, Colombian
Source: Modern Family [S2 E09]

Jay is worried about some stomach pain, but Gloria thinks it is nothing.


    

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  • diagnosis [n] - identifying an illness
  • self-diagnosis [n] - identifying an illness without a the help of doctor
  • a crib [n] - a baby's bed
  • a sniffle [n] - an act of sniffing because of a cold or crying
  • a dislocated shoulder [exp] - an injured shoulder joint
  • get off [phv] - stop using
  • nausea [n] - a feeling of sickness and wanting to vomit
  • bloating [n] - feeling full or uncomfortable because of gas
  • an intestinal blockage [n] - being unable to poop because of an obstruction in the intestine
  • a round of golf [exp] - a game of golf
  • play through [phv] - go ahead of me (in golf)
  • a scallop [n] - a type of seafood in a fan-shaped shell
  • colorful [adj] - very descriptive language
  • cured [adj] - healed
  • Florence Nightingale [p] - a nurse famous for kindness
  • an ulcer [n] - a painful lesion in the stomach
  • gas [n] - gas generated in the alimentary canal; flatulence; farting
  • diverticulitis [n] - an illness in the large intestine causing stomach pain
  • acute appendicitis [n] - a serious medical condition in which the appendix becomes inflamed and painful
  • a rupture [n] - a break
  • an appendectomy [n] - a surgery to remove someone's appendix
  • anesthesia [n] - gas used to make people sleep before surgery

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


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Jay Gloria Manny
  • Jay and Gloria are married.
  • Manny is Gloria's son and Jay's stepson.
  • Gloria is from Colombia.
  • Jay is much older than Gloria.

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  1. Where does Gloria want to go with Jay?
    golfing
    to the mall
    to the hospital

  2. Why doesn't Jay want to go?
    He is tired.
    He doesn't feel well.
    He has to go to work.

  3. Why is Gloria making fun of Jay?
    Because she thinks he is overreacting to some pain.
    Because he doesn't like to go shopping.
    Because he ate a lot of junk food before.

  4. Why is Gloria angry at Manny?
    Because he can't help Jay.
    Because he isn't doing his homework.
    Because he is using a medical website.

  5. Why does Jay agree to go shopping?
    Because he wants to buy some medicine.
    Because he doesn't want Gloria to get angry.
    Because he doesn't want Gloria to spend a lot of money.

  6. Why does Jay call Manny?
    He wants to know when to come home.
    He wants help choosing a gift for Gloria.
    He wants some health advice.

  7. What is Manny doing when Jay calls him?
    Playing golf
    Playing mini-golf
    Playing table tennis

  8. Who does Jay pretend to be talking to when Gloria walks in the room?
    a co-worker
    a doctor
    his daughter

  9. What symptom does Jay have?
    nausea
    a fever
    stomach pain

  10. Why does Gloria think Jay feels pain?
    Because he ate too much.
    Because he is reading about symptoms online.
    Because he has an ulcer.

  11. How does Gloria want to solve Jay's health problem?
    Giving him some pills
    Giving him a massage
    Closing the computer

  12. What did the doctor say Jay's problem could be before his examination?
    appendicitis
    diverticulitis
    an ulcer
    gas

  13. What did the doctor say Jay's problem was after his examination?
    appendicitis
    diverticulitis
    an ulcer
    gas

  14. How long has Jay been in pain?
    2 hours
    2 days
    2 weeks

  15. Why does Gloria suddenly get upset?
    She feels guilty because she didn't believe Jay was sick.
    She feels worried that he might die.
    She feels angry that Manny wasn't able to figure out Jay's illness.
    She feels scared that the doctors will laugh at her.

  16. What does Manny warn could kill Jay?
    an appendectomy
    an ulcer
    anesthesia


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