#1. Emily's Opportunity

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Published: 6.30.2021
Level 5   |   Time: 3:28
Accent: American
Source: Emily is Paris [S1 E01]

Emily gets the opportunity to move to Paris after her boss gets pregnant.


    

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  1. READ the VOCABULARY + BACKGROUND

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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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  2. VER el VIDEO

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  3. RESPONDE a las PREGUNTAS

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  4. MIRAR Y LEER

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  5. HACER LAS ACTIVIDADES

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  1. VOCABULARY와 BACKGROUND 읽기

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  4. 비디오 보면서 SCRIPT 읽기

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  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Adweek [n] - a famous advertising magazine [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ movers and shakers [exp] - a section in a magazine about successful people
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ international portfolio [exp] - the international holdings (branches/companies) that a company controls
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a Franco firm [exp] - a French company
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ go to waste [exp] - not be used, be useless, be wasted
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ an IBS drug [n] - a drug that treats irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a social initiative [exp] - a program that allows a company to “give back to the community” or do charitable work
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ meditation [n] - think deeply or focus one's mind for a long period of time [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ medication [n] - drugs, medicine
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ pitch [v] - try to sell an idea to a client
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ your last hurrah [exp] - some final event or accomplishment before you leave
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ step on your toes [exp] - offend or bother someone by doing something that is their responsibility
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ step into my shoes [exp] - take over my responsibility
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a fragrance [n] - a perfume, a smell
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ floral [adj] - like a flower
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ nauseous [adj] - feeling like you will soon vomit or throw up
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ sniffing [v] - smelling
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a few candidates [exp] - a few possible people
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ there goes your (XXX) [exp] - your (XXX) is finished, gone, unavailable
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a relocation bonus [exp] - money that a company gives you to move to a new city or country
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ a spreadsheet [n] - an electronic document in which data is arranged in the rows and columns [image]
  • ☐ ☐ ☐ Fake it till you make it. [exp] - pretend to be good at something

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



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Emily Madeline Doug
  • Emily works for a marketing firm in Chicago called Gilbert Group.
  • She specializes in social media marketing.
  • Madeline is Emily's boss.
  • Doug is Emily's boyfriend.
  • Emily's company recently bought a French marketing company called Savoir.

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  1. There is an article about Emily in an advertising magazine.
    True
    False

  2. Madeline Wheeler is going to become the marketing director of French luxury marketing firm.
    True
    False

  3. Madeline wants to get a master's degree in French.
    True
    False

  4. Madeline doesn't like France.
    True
    False

  5. Madeline thinks that French men don't like older women.
    True
    False

  6. Madeline thinks that France's president is attractive.
    True
    False

  7. Emily has been working on a presentation for an IBS drug.
    True
    False

  8. Madeline wants Emily to make a marketing pitch to one of their clients.
    True
    False

  9. Madeline thinks that a new perfume smells nice.
    True
    False

  10. Emily prefers beer to wine.
    True
    False

  11. Madeline is pregnant and she doesn't know who the father is.
    True
    False

  12. Doug thinks Madeline is irresponsible for sleeping with many men.
    True
    False

  13. Emily's firm wants Emily to go to Paris with Madeline.
    True
    False

  14. Emily plans to stay in Paris for two years.
    True
    False

  15. The company has already prepared an apartment for Emily.
    True
    False

  16. Emily doesn't want Doug to visit her in Paris.
    True
    False

  17. Emily doesn't speak French.
    True
    False

  18. Doug says he doesn't want Emily to go to Paris.
    True
    False



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