pop quiz 0519
May 2019 - answers
without • good at • good with • root for • been together • ancestors • nice of you to • or so
A: How was the baseball game?
B: We won! It was great. The whole town came to (root for) us!
A: You type so slowly.
B: I know. I can't type (without) looking at the keyboard.
A: That's a cute tote bag.
B: Thanks. My daughter made it.
A: She's (good at) sewing.
A: What time do you think you'll get here?
B: Around 7:00 (or so).
A: OK. Text me if you're really running late.
A: Mom, tell me what you think of this essay.
B: Sure. [Reads it.] It's very funny! You're really (good with) words, just like your father.
A: We're going out for drinks after work. Want to join us?
B: I'd love to, but I have other plans. It was (nice of you to) invite me, though.
A: Your last name is Sweeney? Are you Irish?
B: No, American. My parents were born in the U.S., but our (ancestors) came from Ireland.
A: That explains the Irish name!
A: Tomorrow is our wedding anniversary.
B: Really? How long have you two been married?
A: Six years. We dated for four years before we got married, so we've (been together) for ten years now! Can you believe that?