Home Reading Aid on the Book "The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4" by Sue Townsend. Костенко Н.В - 14 стр.


62. concern for smth (e.g., smbs health).
PART II, pp 69-80
63. to be falsely convicted of arson;
64. to be in despair;
65. the bread bin;
66. smbs loss is someones gain;
67. to have a good mind to do smth;
68. for good;
69. to stink the place out;
70. to get the blame;
71. to go berserk;
72. to cost a fortune;
73. to get custody of smb;
74. the shame is too much to bear;
75. careers teacher;
76. to be at the crossroads in ones life;
77. to result in;
78. to be contented;
79. anti-mugger belt;
80. there is much call for;
81. I cant wait to ;
82. to give a sworn statement;
83. as a token of smbs esteem;
84. to frighten smb into doing smth;
85. two coats of black paint;
86. not to lift a finger to help;
87. to spill the beans;
88. to whimper;
89. to make smb go white;
90. to get (to be) redundant from the job;
91. to live on the dole;
92. to be mentally ill;
93. to be born out of wedlock.
Keep picking up abbreviations, allusions to different notions, people, things. Try
to explain them.