Home Reading Aid on the Book "The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4" by Sue Townsend. Костенко Н.В - 16 стр.


2. Adrians birthday.
3. Adrians time at school.
4. Adrian and his father.
5. At Nigels place. What does Adrian understand about his own father as a result
of comparing him to Nigels father?
6. Adrians mother missing her son.
7. Auntie Susan.
8. Easter Sunday.
9. Adrians stay at his mothers.
10. Adrian is at the crossroads in his life.
11. Grandma coming to the rescue again.
12. Bert Baxter.
13. Adrians trouble because of Barry Kent.
14. Painting the walls black. How do you account for it?
15. The fathers redundancy.
Make up short dialogues or conversations using the following everyday phrases:
to pine to death for smb; buddy; to block up drain; to laugh until ones eyes watered;
to take ones hat off to smb; to have money to burn; to be up and about; to tell smb
off; here we go; how about a nightcap?; to pour smth down the sink; to be dead
cushy; to have the guts to do smth.
ASSIGNMENT 4, pp 80-100
Study the active vocabulary. Explain the meaning of words and phrases set forth
in the list below:
1. to have a breakdown;
2. to drink heavily;
3. to spot smb/smth;
4. to turn into a raving loonie;
5. to let oneself go;
6. the old bag;