Home Reading Aid on the Book "The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4" by Sue Townsend. Костенко Н.В - 21 стр.

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1. Adrian and Pandora.
2. Adrians stay in Scotland.
3. Bert Baxter.
4. A proud start to the new term.
5. Make up a story of the childrens travel to the British Museum.
6. Render the same story in the person of Adrian Mole.
TASK 7
Make up short dialogues or conversations using the following everyday phrases:
to wear off; to lay a finger on smb; big deal; my protest fell on deaf ears; to be on
drugs; its absolutely fantastic; to pay off; to outgrow smth; to be on ones last legs;
to be on the news; the last of smth; to be posh.
ASSIGNMENT 6, pp 120-155
TASK 1
Study the active vocabulary. Explain the meaning of words and phrases set forth
in the list below. Represent the context in which this vocabulary is used:
1. to make (no) difference;
2. to do press-ups;
3. a portent of doom;
4. to deprive smb of smbs rights;
5. to outlive smb;
6. to make ones debut (as a cook);
7. a chaser;
8. a drink for the road;
9. to carry out ones parental responsibilities;
10. to be (to do) a credit to smb/smth;
11. to set an example to smb;
12. to blow smb a kiss;
13. institutional food;
14. to hobble;
15. it is all right for him to talk;
16. to come as a complete shock to smb;
17. to be on the waiting list;
18. a bout of tonsillitis;
19. midwife;
20. toiletries;