pop quiz 1217
Dec. 2017 - answers
dreading • like crazy • swerve • family room • keeps track of • radiation • head start • by mistake
A: Where's my phone?
B: It's in the ( family room ) on the TV.
A: When does he start treatment?
B: His first ( radiation ) treatment is on Monday.
A: What's wrong? Is your phone dead?
B: No. It looks like I took my husband's phone ( by mistake )! I can't unlock it.
A: You're out of breath! Are you OK?
B: The neighbor's dog got out and started chasing me, so I ran ( like crazy ).
A: He won't hurt you. He's really friendly.
A: Christmas is just around the corner!
B: I know. I'm ( dreading ) it.
A: Really? Why?
B: It's so stressful. Work is crazy, and I hate shopping and cooking and everything.
A: Hi! Long time no see! You look great!
B: Thanks. I've lost 10 kg since I saw you last.
A: What's your secret?
B: This app. It ( keeps track of ) calories I consume and calories I burn exercising.
A: I love after-Christmas sales!
A: Because I get a ( head start) on the next Christmas! I buy wrapping paper, decorations and stuff at half price.
A: I almost hit a bear on the way home!
B: A bear?
A: Yes, I came around a curve, and it was in the middle of my lane. I had to ( swerve ) to miss it. Luckily there were no other cars on the road.