#6. The Game Addict (2)

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Published: 8.21.2018
Level 5   |   Time: 3:49
Accent: American
Source: The Big Bang Theory [S2 E03]

Penny is having many problems in her life, so she starts playing computer games to feel better about herself.


    

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  1. READ the VOCABULARY + BACKGROUND

    It is important to read the vocabulary and background before you watch the video. This will improve your ability to understand the video. It will also help you understand how the new vocabulary is used naturally.

  2. WATCH the VIDEO

    The first time you watch the video, just try to understand the overall situation.

  3. ANSWER the QUESTIONS

    First try to answer all of the questions from memory. Then rewatch the video and try to answer the questions that you missed.

  4. WATCH and READ the SCRIPT

    Watch the video again while you read the script. Reading and listening at the same time will help you hear each individual word and improve your listening accuracy.

  5. DO the ACTIVITIES

    There are a number of different activities that focus on listening accuracy, pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structure.

  1. LEA el VOCABULARIO y ANTECEDENTES.

    Es importante leer el vocabulario y los antecedentes antes de ver el video. Esto mejorará su capacidad para comprender el video. También le ayudará a comprender cómo se usa el nuevo vocabulario de forma natural.

  2. VER el VIDEO

    La primera vez que vea el video, intente comprender la situación general.

  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

    Primero intente responder todas las preguntas de memoria. Luego, vuelva a ver el video e intente responder las preguntas que se perdió.

  4. MIRAR Y LEER

    Mire el video nuevamente mientras lee el guión. Leer y escuchar al mismo tiempo lo ayudará a escuchar cada palabra individual y mejorará su precisión auditiva.

  5. HACER LAS ACTIVIDADES

    Hay una serie de actividades diferentes que se centran en la precisión auditiva, la pronunciación, el vocabulario, la gramática y la estructura de las oraciones.

  1. VOCABULARY와 BACKGROUND 읽기

    비디오를 보기 전에 어휘와 배경을 읽는 것이 중요합니다. 이렇게 하면 비디오를 이해하는 능력이 향상됩니다. 또한 새로운 어휘가 어떻게 자연스럽게 사용되는지 이해하는데 도움이됩니다.

  2. 비디오 보기

    비디오를 처음 볼 때 전체 상황을 이해하려고 노력하세요.

  3. QUESTIONS에 답하기

    먼저 모든 질문에 답을 해보세요. 그런 다음 비디오를 다시보고 놓친 질문에 답해보세요.

  4. 비디오 보면서 SCRIPT 읽기

    대본을 읽는 동안 비디오를 다시 보세요. 읽기와 듣기를 동시에 하면 각각의 단어를 듣고, 듣기 정확도를 향상시킬 수 있습니다.

  5. 액티비티 하기

    듣기 정확도, 발음, 어휘, 문법 및 문장 구조에 초점을 맞춘 다양한 액티비티가 있습니다.

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  • ☐ ☐ ☐ all set [adj] - ready
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Let her rip! [exp] - Let's start!
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ cornstarch [n] - finely ground corn flour, used as a thickener in cooking
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a non-Newtonian fluid [n] - a liquid that can turn into a solid under stress or force
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ percussive [adj] - related to drums
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ funky [adj] - having a strong dance rhythm
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a lesbian [n] - a woman who likes other women
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ get past [phv] - move beyond
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ enchanted [adj] - magic
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ bronze [adj/n] - a type of metal
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a dagger [n] - a small sword or knife
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ For God's sake! [exp] - Gosh!
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Gimme! [exp] - Give it to me!
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ patronize [v] - treat in a helpful way but actually feeling superior
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ frack [exp] - a polite way to say f@ck (from Battlestar Galactica)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ comic book crossover [exp] - when characters from one comic appear in another comic
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ flank [v] - guard or strengthen from the side (in the military)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ false [adj] - fake, unreal
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ jabber [v] - talk without meaning or purpose
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Cheetos [n] - a type of snack
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ spirited [adj] - exciting
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ questing [n] - go on an adventure
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a flagon [n] - a bottle
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ ale [n] - beer
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ yon [exp] - that (old English)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a tavern [n] - a bar

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



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Penny Sheldon Leonard Howard
  • Penny lives across the hall from Sheldon and Leonard.
  • Sheldon and Leonard are both physics professors.
  • Penny is a waitress and wants to be an actor.
  • Penny is frustrated with her life.
  • Sheldon recently introduced Penny to online video games called Age of Conan.
  • Peppermint Patty and Marcy are characters in the Charlie Brown comic book.

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  1. What is on the speaker?
    Bread
    Corn
    Corn starch and water

  2. Who does Penny want to talk to?
    Leonard
    Sheldon
    Howard

  3. What does Penny want to do in the game?
    Find the bronze dagger
    Explore the island
    Get past the Guard Captain

  4. How does Sheldon help Penny?
    He kills the Guard Captain.
    He finds a sword for her.
    He enters a temple.

  5. When did Sheldon and Penny play the game together?
    This morning
    Last night
    on Monday

  6. What nationality is Penny's online game teammate?
    German
    French
    Korean

  7. What day is it today?
    Monday
    Tuesday
    Thursday

  8. What is Penny's character's name?
    Cheetos
    AFK
    Queen Penelope

  9. Why does Leonard think that Penny has become addicted to the game?
    She likes hanging out with Sheldon.
    She can be successful in the game.
    She is not successful in her real life.
    She likes killing her friends.

  10. Who meets Penny in the game first?
    Sheldon
    Leonard
    Howard

  11. Who meets Penny in the game second?
    Sheldon
    Leonard
    Howard

  12. Why does Penny quit the game?
    She agrees to play with Howard.
    She is wasting her time.
    She is becoming to violent.



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