pop quiz 0517
May 2017 - answers
if • whether • promoted • the less • keeps • as far as • buddy • cut in line
A: Is Mike coming with us?
B: Not ( as far as ) I know.
A: Are you going to the gym tonight?
B: ( If ) I finish my work by 6:00, yes.
A: You don't dive alone, do you?
B: No. That's too dangerous. I always dive with a ( buddy ).
A: Aren't you going to answer that?
B: No. It's Bill. I told him to leave me alone, but he ( keeps ) calling me anyway.
A: Do we need to make a reservation?
B: That depends on ( whether ) your parents are coming or not. If it's just the two of us, I don't think it's necessary.
A: Why did that guy in red get so upset?
B: Because the guy with the beard tried to ( cut in line ) ahead of him. A: Oh. I hate it when people do that.
A: Guess what! B: What? A: I got ( promoted ) to head of my department!
B: That's great! We should celebrate!
A: You really need to exercise. You've gained over 10 kg in the past six months.
B: I know, I know! But the more you tell me to exercise, ( the less ) I want to do it.