#3. The Test

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Published: 2.17.2021
Level 5   |   Time: 4:33
Accent: American
Source: Men in Black

Edwards comes to MiB headquarters to take a test and find out if he is ready to join MiB.


    

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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.

triangle Vocabulary


  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a pony [n] - a small horse (not a baby horse)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ motor skills [n] - a skill of muscle activity
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ stamina [n] - the ability to do physical or mental activity for a long time
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ West Point [n] - the top American military academy
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ have no clue [exp] - have no idea, not know
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Y'all [exp] - You all (all of you)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ ain't [v] - aren't
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ get down on this [exp] - use this, try this
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ hesitate [v] - wait for a moment
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ come to a conclusion [exp] - make a judgement or decision
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ pop (someone) [v] - shoot (someone) with a gun
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ work out [phv] - exercise
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ snarling [adj] - making an aggressive sound while showing teeth (like a tiger) [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a beast [n] - a monster or animal
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a threat [n] - a promise to give pain, injury or damage
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ the ghetto [n] - a poor area of a city [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ start some shit [exp] - create problems
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ quantum physics [n] - a very advanced type of science (physics)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ be up to something [exp] - doing something suspicious or illegal
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a problem with authority [exp] - not like to follow orders from a boss
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a cephlapoid [n] - a type of alien
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ administer a test [exp] - give a test

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



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Edwards Kay Zed
  • MiB (Men in Black) is a government organization that monitors aliens on Earth.
  • Edwards is a New York police officer.
  • Kay is an MiB agent who recruited Edwards to join MiB.
  • Zed is the director (boss) of MiB.

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  1. The guard is worried about Edwards entering the building.
    True
    False

  2. Edwards is late for the test.
    True
    False

  3. Only one person will be selected to join MiB.
    True
    False

  4. Edwards thinks that 2nd Lt. Jake Jensen knows the purpose of the test.
    True
    False

  5. Edwards offers to share the table with another test taker.
    True
    False

  6. Edwards accidentally shot little Tiffany (the little white girl).
    True
    False

  7. Edwards thought the hanging alien was working out (getting exercise).
    True
    False

  8. Edwards thought the second alien looked very dangerous.
    True
    False

  9. Edwards thought it was strange for an eight-year-old girl to have a quantum physics book.
    True
    False

  10. Both Edwards and Kay have difficulty following orders from their boss.
    True
    False

  11. Zed thinks Edwards is a good candidate for MiB.
    True
    False

  12. Kay thinks Edwards is a good candidate for MiB.
    True
    False



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