#6. Complaints against Jim

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Published: 7.07.2019
Level 4   |   Time: 3:39
Accent: American
The Office [S2 E21]

Dwight gets upset because of all of the practical jokes that Jim has played on him.


    

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  • a submission [n] - giving someone else more power than you
  • a signal [n] - sign, represents something
  • primates [n] - apes: monkeys, gorillas, chimps
  • begging [v] - asking for something desperately
  • come out [phv] - finished, be produced
  • humongous [adj] - very big
  • a security threat [n] - someone who might be dangerous
  • fart [v] - to release gas from your stomach
  • a complaint [n] - a negative thought/feeling/expression
  • a permanent file [n] - a collection that is never thrown away
  • a malfeasance [n] - a wrongdoing
  • stand [v] - continue
  • bluff [v] - fake, lie
  • serve [v] - work for
  • loyally [adv] - always on your side
  • a good word [n] - recommendation
  • transfer [v] - change to another location
  • a cage match [n] - [image]
  • suspect [v] - think it is
  • convince [v] - make someone believe
  • commit [v] - do a crime
  • a murder [n] - an act of killing someone
  • abandoned [adj] - left alone
  • the can [n] - a toilet
  • a nickel [n] - [image]
  • a handset [n] - [image]
  • diapers [n] - [image]

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


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Michael Jim Dwight
  • Dwight and Jim work in an office together.
  • Jim often plays jokes on Dwight.
  • Dwight has finally lost patience with Jim's jokes.

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  1. Dwight is confused by Jim's offer to take their ID photo together.
    True
    False

  2. Dwight does not smile because he's angry at Jim.
    True
    False

  3. Dwight does not smile because he does not want to look weak.
    True
    False

  4. Jim misspelled Dwight's middle name.
    True
    False

  5. Dwight does not know about the box.
    True
    False

  6. Dwight is upset because all of his complaints have not been officially reported.
    True
    False

  7. Dwight has decided to quit the company so he doesn't have to work with Jim.
    True
    False

  8. Dwight wants Michael to fire Jim.
    True
    False

  9. Michael thinks Jim's jokes are funny.
    True
    False

  10. Dwight suggests that Jim be transferred to a different branch.
    True
    False

  11. Jim replaced all of Dwight's pens and pencils with straws.
    True
    False

  12. Jim paid his coworkers to call Dwight "Dwayne" instead of "Dwight".
    True
    False

  13. Jim put a bloody glove in Dwight's desk.
    True
    False

  14. Dwight saved a baby from the women's room (bathroom).
    True
    False

  15. Jim put many coins into Dwight's phone handset.
    True
    False

  16. Jim is starting to regret all of the jokes that he has played on Dwight.
    True
    False


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