2.14 Feeling blue?

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Published: 12.21.2017
Level 2   |   Time: 2:13
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Paul gives Marie advice on how to stay positive and cheerful.


    

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  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
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  • down in the dumps [exp] - see: Language
  • feel blue [exp] - see: Language
  • can't put one's finger on it [exp] - see: Language
  • cheer (someone) up [exp] - see: Language
  • feel out of sorts [exp] - see: Language
  • in one's nature [exp] - see: Language

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


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Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
  • Marie, Cheryl, Bob and Paul all work in a travel agency.
  • They are all hanging out in Cheryl's apartment.

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  1. Marie is feeling sad.
    True
    False

  2. They were arguing about color?
    True
    False

  3. Marie is sad because she doesn't like arguing.
    True
    False

  4. Paul says he is always happy.
    True
    False

  5. Paul's nickname is Mr. Cheer.
    True
    False

  6. Bob thinks Paul is usually negative.
    True
    False

  7. Paul practices laughing every day.
    True
    False

  8. Paul thinks about funny jokes to make himself laugh.
    True
    False

  9. Marie has difficulty laughing.
    True
    False

  10. Laughing makes Marie feel better.
    True
    False

  11. Marie gives Paul chocolate.
    True
    False

  12. The chocolate makes Marie feel better.
    True
    False


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