pop quiz 0717
July 2017 - answers
waste of • need • requires • promotion • out of practice • geek • creepy • any day now
A: How many copies do you think we're going to ( need )?
B: At least 30.
A: How was the meeting?
B: It was a complete ( waste of ) time. We didn't reach a decision.
A: Hey, why don't we go bowling tonight?
B: Sure, but I'm a bit ( out of practice). I haven't bowled in years.
A: When did you order the vitamins?
B: Last week. They said it would take five to seven days, so the package should be here ( any day now).
A: Do you have to wear a uniform to work?
B: No, but the company I work for ( requires ) everyone to wear a badge at all times.
A: Guess what!
A: I finally got a ( promotion )! You're looking at the new head of accounting!
B: That's great! Congratulations!
A: What were you like when you were a kid?
B: I was a total science ( geek ). I was always doing science experiments in the kitchen. I wore my safety goggles all the time because I thought they were cool.
A: Let's go to the circus! I've got two tickets.
B: No, thanks. I hate the circus.
A: Why on earth do you hate the circus?
B: Because there are always clowns there, and clowns are ( creepy ).