1.5 Jung's Job

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Published: 3.27.2021
Level 3   |   Time: 1:45
Accent: Canadian, Korean
Source: Kim's Convenience [S1 E02]

Janet asks her brother for a discount on car rental.


    

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  • my treat [exp] - I will pay
  • as long as [exp] - if
  • a family discount [exp] - a low price (discount) given to all family members
  • Appa [n] - father (in Korean)
  • Umma [n] - mother (in Korean)
  • technically [adv] - according to the exact meaning of something
  • own [v] - have ownership
  • a rental [n] - a car that you rent for a short time
  • wine and dine (someone) [exp] - take (someone) to an expensive restaurant and pay
  • You owe me! [exp] - You are in debt to me because of something I helped you with.
  • over-parented [adj] - too much attention from parents
  • be around [exp] - be nearby
  • my fair share [exp] - an equal or similar amount
  • so far [exp] - until now
  • I get it. [exp] - I understand.
  • a strange call [exp] - an unusual phone call
  • a ferret [n] - a small animal (like a big rat) [image]

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [adv] - adverb,  [exp] - expression


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Jaent Umma Appa Jung Kimchee Nicole
Janet Jung Kimchee Shannon
  • The Kim's are a Korean-Canadian family that live in Toronto.
  • Janet and Jung are brother and sister.
  • Kimchee is Jung's best friend and roommate.
  • Jung stole and sold cellphones when he was a teenager, so he went to a youth jail.
  • Jung ran away from home when he was a teenager, and he doesn't talk to his father anymore.

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  1. What are Jung and Kimchee looking at inside the car?
    an animal
    some food
    some garbage
    some clothing

  2. What does Janet want from Jung?
    She wants to borrow Jung's car.
    She wants Jung to drive her somewhere.
    She wants Jung to give her a discount on a car rental.

  3. What does Janet offer to Jung?
    She will clean the car for him.
    She will buy him lunch.
    She will lend him her car.

  4. How old is Janet?
    13
    20
    22

  5. What did Jung do when Jung was 13 years old?
    He started working at the car rental agency.
    He stole his father's van.
    He met Kimchee.

  6. Why does Janet think that Jung owes her?
    He borrowed some money from her.
    She helped him study for his exams.
    She gets all of their parents' attention.

  7. How often does Jung talk to his father (Appa)?
    Almost every day
    Once a month
    Once a year
    Never

  8. Who is Shannon?
    Janet's friend
    Jung's girlfriend
    The owner of the car rental agency
    The manager of the car rental agency

  9. What does Shannon tell Janet?
    Janet isn't allowed in the car rental agency garage.
    Janet can't rent a car because she is too young.
    She can't find Janet's pet ferret.

  10. What is in the back of the car?
    A cat
    A rabbit
    A ferret
    A coat


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