pop quiz 1019
Oct. 2019 - answers
should leave • should've left • watching my weight • a stroke • a heart attack • no wonder • I'm guessing • good about
A: Traffic is bad today. We're going to be late.
B: We (should've left) a little earlier.
A: Meg just told me George proposed last night!
B: Really? (No wonder) she has been in such a good mood all day.
A: How long is this meeting supposed to last?
B: They didn't say, but (I'm guessing) we'll be done by lunchtime at the latest.
A: How do you keep your house so tidy?
B: It's actually not that hard. My kids are really (good about) putting their things away without being asked.
A: My grandpa had (a stroke).
B: What's that?
A: It's an interruption of blood flow to the brain. Luckily, the doctor says there was little brain damage and he'll be fine.
A: Did you save room for dessert? I made pie. B: Pumpkin pie! I'm (watching my weight), so I really shouldn't, but I can't pass up your homemade pumpkin pie!
A: What time is our flight tomorrow morning?
B: At 8:20. We (should leave) home by 6:45 because we need to be at the airport at least an hour ahead of time.
A: A: Mark's not coming. He's in the hospital.
B: He is? What happened?
A: He had bad chest pains and thought he might be having (heart attack).
B: Oh, no. Is he going to be OK? A: I hope so. They're doing tests on him now.
★ tidy = きちんと整理された
★ pass up A / pass A up = Aを断る, Aをパスする
★ an hour ahead of time = １時間も前に