#3. Staying Alive

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Published: 3.20.2020
Level 6   |   Time: 3:59
Accent: American
Source: The Hunger Games

Haymitch teaches Peeta and Katniss how to stay alive.


    

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  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
  4. CHECK your answers. (Show Answers)

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Katniss Peeta Haymitch
  • Katniss and Peeta have been chosen to compete in the Hunger Games - a fight to the death.
  • Haymitch, a former winner of the Hunger Games, is their mentor. His job is to teach them how to survive.

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  • freeze to death [exp] - die from being cold
  • light [v] - start
  • oh joy [exp] - I'm happy (sarcasm)
  • life-saving [exp] - it might save your life
  • like what? [exp] - what advice?
  • shelter [n] - house or other type of protection from the weather
  • jam [n] - [image]
  • sweetheart [n] - sweet name for someone you care about
  • mentoring [n] - training someone
  • taxing [adj] - difficult and tiring
  • marmalade [n] - [image]
  • mahogony [n] - [image]
  • placemat [n] - [image]
  • starving [v] - dying from hunger
  • matches [n] - [image]
  • sponsors [n] - people who pay to help you
  • off to [exp] - started
  • real good [adv] - very good
  • huge [adj] - very big
  • incredible [adj] - amazing

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


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  1. Does Peeta believe he will freeze to death? No
  2. Why or why not? He thinks he can start a fire.
  3. Does Haymitch think starting a fire is a good idea? No
  4. Why or why not? He thinks that will get you killed.
  5. What does Haymitch think about his advice? It is life-saving advice.
  6. What were Haymitch and Peeta talking about when Katniss entered? Finding shelter
  7. Why does Haymitch not answer Katniss' question? He's tired and trying to wake up.
  8. Why is Effie upset with Katniss? She is ruining the expensive wood.
  9. How does Haymitch suggest they try to stay alive? Get people to like them.
  10. What do sponsors do? They give gifts during the games to help the fighters.
  11. How does Haymitch feel about Katniss? She is not very likeable.
  12. How does Haymitch feel about Peeta? He is likeable.

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