#2. Plastic Surgery

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Published: 3.28.2021
Level 5   |   Time: 5:06
Accent: American
Source: Seinfeld [S3 E09]

George is dating a girl with a large nose, so he makes a suggestion.


    

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  2. WATCH the VIDEO

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  3. ANSWER the QUESTIONS

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  4. WATCH and READ the SCRIPT

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  5. DO the ACTIVITIES

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  1. LEA el VOCABULARIO y ANTECEDENTES.

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  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

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  4. MIRAR Y LEER

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  1. VOCABULARY와 BACKGROUND 읽기

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triangle Vocabulary


  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a pony [n] - a small horse (not a baby horse)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ What's the matter? [exp] - What's wrong?
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a psychiatrist [n] - a doctor who treats mental illness
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a schnoz [n] - a big nose (slang) [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ physical dimensions [n] - shape and size
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ short of perfection [exp] - not perfect
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ ironic [adj] - opposite of what is expected
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ get past (something) [exp] - forget about, stop thinking about (something)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a splotch [n] - a mark, stain or smudge
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ The Reggae Lounge [n] - a night club in New York
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a cover charge [n] - the money that you pay to enter a club
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ intimidating [adj] - scary, frightening
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ kiss (something) goodbye [exp] - (something) is gone or will be taken away
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ have something on your mind [exp] - thinking about something
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ if you were so inclined [exp] - if you want
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ superficial [adj] - focused on appearance and beauty
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ condone [v] - support
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a bandage [n] - a strip of material used to wrap an injury [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Let's get this show on the road! [exp] - Let's start!
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a butcher [v] - a person who cuts meat
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ You got butchered! [exp] - He did a terrible job!

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



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George Jerry Elaine Kramer
  • Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer live in New York.
  • Audrey is Elaine's roommate.
  • Audrey has recently started dating George.

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  1. Jerry thinks George is a good person.
    True
    False

  2. Both Jerry and George think Audrey's nose is too big.
    True
    False

  3. George thinks that he is very good-looking.
    True
    False

  4. George has a great job.
    True
    False

  5. George is always thinking about Audrey's nose.
    True
    False

  6. Kramer didn't wash his hand all day.
    True
    False

  7. There were no attractive women at the club that Kramer went to last night.
    True
    False

  8. Kramer says that Audrey is ugly.
    True
    False

  9. Kramer suggests that Audrey get a nose job.
    True
    False

  10. Elaine encourages Audrey to get a nose job.
    True
    False

  11. Audrey asks George about pizza.
    True
    False

  12. Audrey has been considering getting a nose job.
    True
    False

  13. George says that getting plastic surgery is like going to the dentist.
    True
    False

  14. George encourages Audrey to get a nose job.
    True
    False

  15. A doctor is supposed to remove the bandages.
    True
    False

  16. Jerry is honest about how Audrey's nose job looks.
    True
    False

  17. Elaine is honest about how Audrey's nose job looks.
    True
    False

  18. Kramer is honest about how Audrey's nose job looks.
    True
    False



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