#13. Jules Visits Ben

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Published: 12.19.2020
Level 5   |   Time: 3:29
Accent: American
Source: The Intern

Jules visits Ben for some final advice before giving her company to a new CEO.


    

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  • put (someone) up [phv] - allow (someone) to live in your home
  • find a place [exp] - find a new home
  • sleep on it [exp] - wait one day before making a decision
  • Over this? [exp] - Because of this?
  • a warehouse [n] - a building for storing goods
  • fold [v] - bend
  • commitment [n] - being dedicated to something
  • You should feel nothing but... [exp] - You should only feel...
  • take away [phv] - remove, steal
  • take (a day) off [phv] - take a (day of) vacation
  • interrupt [v] - stop the continuous progress of an activity
  • extend [v] - straighten or spread out

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


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Ben Jules Davis
  • Ben is a senior intern at a company called About the Fit.
  • Jules is the founder and CEO of About the Fit.
  • Jules has just offered her job of CEO to a man named Townsend.
  • Davis is another intern at About the Fit.

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  1. Why is Davis at Ben's apartment?
    Ben and Davis usually drive to work together.
    Davis is living with Ben temporarily.
    Davis lives with Ben permanently.
    Davis was asking Ben for advice about finding a place to live.

  2. What time did Jules wake up this morning?
    4 am
    6 am
    8 am

  3. What has Jules decided to do (when she first talks to Ben)?
    She plans to hire Townsend as the new CEO of ATF.
    She plans to hire Ben as the new CEO of ATF.
    She plans to remain the CEO of ATF.

  4. What did Jules have difficulty doing on the day that Ben drove her to the warehouse?
    Folding boxes
    Giving directions
    Motivating her employees

  5. Why does Ben think Jules should remain the CEO of ATF?
    Jules is the most committed to ATF.
    Jules has the most experience.
    ATF was created by Jules.
    ATF needs Jules as the CEO.
    Townsend doesn't know about ATF.
    Townsend doesn't have enough experienced.

  6. Why is Ben not at work?
    He quit ATF.
    He is angry at Jules.
    He is taking a day off.
    He is at the warehouse.

  7. Why did Jules come to the park to talk to Ben?
    To ask for advice
    To offer Ben a promotion
    To stretch and get some exercise
    To tell Ben she will remain the CEO of ATF


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Jules Hires A CEO

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