#14. Dwight's Side Job

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Published: 11.09.2018
Level 5   |   Time: 1:57
Accent: American
The Office [S4 E08]

Jim has some questions about Dwight's side job.


    

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  • availability [n] - open rooms
  • a party [n] - a group
  • a mattress [n] - [image]
  • conform [v] - match
  • traditional [adj] - normal
  • none of your business [exp] - Stay out of my personal life.
  • running [v] - operating
  • a bed and breakfast [n] - [image]
  • a B&B [n] - a bed & breakfast (a kind of hotel)
  • agro-tourism [n] - agriculture tourism
  • it consist of [v] - the parts of it are
  • show (someone) around [phv] - show, displaying to (someone)
  • the department of health [n] - a government department that inspects health standards
  • a permit [n] - [image]
  • pending [v] - waiting to be approved
  • a misuse [n] - using for the wrong purpose
  • cater to [v] - specially serve
  • the elderly [n] - older people
  • the lifeblood [n] - the main existence
  • a review [n] - comments from users/guests
  • may as well [exp] - do something because the result is unavoidable
  • close up shop [exp] - close
  • take down [phv] - ruin, destroy
  • asparagus [n] - [image]
  • a barn [n] - [image]
  • a demonstration [n] - showing how to do something

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


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Dwight Jim Pam
  • Dwight, Jim and Pam work together at a company called Dunder Mifflin.
  • Dwight also owns a farm.
  • moses is Dwight's brother.

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  1. What is Dwight's main job?
    Working for Dunder Mifflin
    Working for Schrute Farms
    Teaching German language classes

  2. What is Dwight's second job?
    Working for Dunder Mifflin
    Working for Schrute Farms
    Teaching German language classes

  3. What size beds does Schrute Farms have?
    Twin
    Double
    Queen
    King

  4. What does Schrute Farms make?
    Asparagus
    Sausage
    Mattresses

  5. Dwight is speaking German on the phone because ____.
    the customer is probably German
    Dwight is German
    Dwight's farm has a German name
    Dwight wants the customer to have a "German experience"

  6. How does Dwight feel about Jim.
    He doesn't trust Jim.
    He wants Jim's help.
    He likes Jim's questions.

  7. Does Dwight believe that his farm business is a B&B?
    Yes
    No

  8. How is Dwight's farm different from a B&B?
    It is exactly the same.
    It is almost exactly the same.
    It is quite different because of the tours.
    It is not in the same industry.

  9. What does Dwight say about the permits for his farm?
    He doesn't need permits.
    He hasn't received permits yet.
    He has permits already.

  10. What does Dwight think about Trip Advisor?
    It is very important for the survival of a B&B.
    If you have bad reviews on Trip Advisor, you won't survive.
    Trip Advisor is a good company.
    Trip Advisor is a bad company.

  11. What does Dwight say about the Stalk Inn?
    It is now closed.
    It might close soon.
    It was/is an asparagus farm.
    It received bad reviews on Trip Advisor.

  12. Why does Dwight "answer" Pam's questions?
    He believes she really wants to make a reservation.
    He is worried that Pam will leave a bad review on Trip Advisor.
    He likes Pam.


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