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  • 1. MODULE 2VOCABULARY

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  • He was not serious at all, he was just pulling my ____.

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  • He was not serious at all, he was just pulling myLEG .
  • Let me ____ my opinion on this issue.

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  • Let meEXPRESSmy opinion on this issue.
  • Unfortunately, he doesnt work here anymore, he is ___ ____ grass.

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  • Unfortunately, he doesnt work here anymore, he isOUT TOgrass.
  • He was _____ stiff when the plane lost its altitude and swooped down.

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  • He wasSCAREDstiff when the plane lost its altitude and swooped down.
  • She was in the ____ of life when she began to lose her sight.

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  • She was in thePRIMEof life when she began to lose her sight.
  • Hannah has a ___ sense of humour she often tells her jokes in a monotonous manner without a change in emotion or facial expression.

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  • Hannah has aDRYsense of humour she often tells her jokes in a monotonous manner without a change in emotion or facial expression.
  • Some politicians are so arrogant that they won't eat ____ ____ even when it's clear they've made a mistake. They just say they were "misinformed".

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  • Some politicians are so arrogant that they won't eatHUMBLE PIEeven when it's clear they've made a mistake. They just say they were "misinformed". = "eat crow
  • We are on ___ ____ - the bridge is going to collapse.

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  • We are onTHIN ICE- the bridge is going to collapse.
  • After being hurt only once really badly Jean doesnt think shell ever get____ to someone ...

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  • After being hurt only once really badly Jean doesnt think shell ever getATTACHEDto someone ...
  • He goes ___ ___classical music, he is really keen on Mozart.

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  • He goesIN FORclassical music, he is really keen on Mozart.
  • He really surprised me by ____ ____ Hugh Grants voice.

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  • He really surprised meby PUTTING ONHugh Grants voice.
  • They have ____ ____ baseball, now they are into floorball.

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  • They haveGONE OFFbaseball, now they are into floorball.
  • There's something about that guy's face that just ____ me ____, it makes me suddenly laugh a lot.

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  • There's something about that guy's face that justCRACKSmeUP , it makes me suddenly laugh a lot.
  • Her endless complaints about hard life turned me ___ from chatting with her.

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  • Her endless complaints about hard lifeTURNEDmeOFFfrom chatting with her.
  • They slept so ____ that they didnt hear robbers taking their comsumer durables.

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  • They slept soHEAVILYthat didnt hear robbers taking their comsumer durables.
  • Cheating is an ____ thing, it is not a piece of cake to stop being angry with someone who has done it.

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  • Cheating is anUNFORGIVABLEthing, it is not a piece of cake to stop being angry with someone who has done it.
  • PRESENTING _____ PROOF THAT EVERY LIFE HAS WORTH, PRESIDENT BUSH ANNOUNCES "66 USES FOR PERSISTENT...

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  • PRESENTINGINCONTROVERTIBLEPROOF THAT EVERY LIFE HAS WORTH, PRESIDENT BUSH ANNOUNCES "66 USES FOR PERSISTENT...
  • Things can't be all that bad. She began to ________ when I showed her the results of the tests.

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  • Things can't be all that bad. She began toBUCK UPwhen I showed her the results of the tests.
  • He is ____ to illness. He is likely to fall ill.

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  • He isPRONEto illness. He is likely to fall ill.
  • Going to the pub ____ his mind ___ being walked out on.

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  • Going to the pubTOOKhis mindOFFbeing walked out on.
  • Yelling and swearing won't help; it's time we talked ____ - lets speak rationally and coherently .

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  • Yelling and swearing won't help; it's time we talkedSENSE- lets speak rationally and coherently.
  • After starting season 2 in South Florida, they'll ____ _____to home sweet home.

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  • After starting season 2 in South Florida, they'llHEAD BACKto home sweet home.
  • I sent her a present to try to make ____ ____ my appalling behaviour.

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  • I sent her a present to try to makeUP FORmy appalling behaviour.
  • The good news about God telling the truth and ____ lies.

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  • The good news about God telling the truth andEXPOSINGlies.
  • ____ is a type of comedy involving exaggerated physical violence and activities which exceed the boundaries of common sense.

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  • SLAPSTICKis a type of comedy involving exaggerated physical violence and activities which exceed the boundaries of common sense.
  • Disaster ____ Venice on November 4th, 1966 when the city was hit with a massive flood.

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  • Disaster STRUCKVenice on November 4th, 1966 when the city was hit with a massive flood.
  • ___ my mind, you should see your doctor since you look ___, breathe heavily.

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  • TOmy mind, you should see your doctor since you lookPALE , breathe heavily.

30. SAY OR TALK

  • CHAT
  • WHISPER
  • SHOUT
  • YELL*
  • SCREAM*
  • SHRIEK*
  • MUTTER
  • MENTION

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  • speak or say something veryquietly , using yourbreathrather than your voice
  • speak in alow voice , especially because you areannoyedabout something, or youdo not want people to hearyou
  • say something veryloudly

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  • talk in afriendly informalway, especially about things that arenot important
  • makea loud high noisewith your voice because you arehurt, frightened, excitedetc [=shriek]
  • shout or say somethingvery loudly , especially because you are frightened,angry , or excited

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  • talk or write about something or someone, usuallyquicklyandwithoutsaying verymuchorgiving details
  • make avery high loud sound , especially because you are afraid, angry, excited, orin pain[=scream]

34. LOOK OR SEE

  • OBSERVE
  • SPOT
  • NOTICE*
  • WITNESS
  • GLANCE
  • GLIMPSE

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  • you realize that they exist, especially because you cansee, hear, or feelthem
  • notice someone or something, especially when they aredifficult to see or recognize

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  • (formal) see andnoticesomething
  • see somethinghappen , especially a crime or accident
  • seesomeone or somethingfor a momentwithout getting a complete view of them [=catch sight of]
  • quickly lookat someone or something

37. glance, glimpse

  • glance means 'to lookquicklyanddeliberately '
  • I glanced at my watch.
  • glimpse means 'to see something or someoneby chancefora very short time '
  • I glimpsed someone behind the curtain.

38. HOLD

  • HOLD
  • HANDLE
  • HUG
  • CUDDLE*
  • GRASP
  • GRAB*
  • CLUTCH
  • CLING TO

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  • put your arms around someone and hold themtightlyto showloveorfriendship[=embrace]
  • hold someone or somethingvery closeto you with your arms around them, especially to show that youlovethem [hug]

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  • hold someone or somethingtightly , especially because you donot feel safe
  • hold somethingtightlybecause you donot want to lose it[=grip, grasp]
  • take and hold somethingfirmly[=grip]

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  • take hold of someone or something with asuddenorviolent movement[=snatch]
  • touchsomething orpick it upandholdit in your hands
  • have something in your hand, hands, or arms

42. LAUGHTER

  • CACKLE
  • CHUCKLE
  • GIGGLE
  • SNIGGER

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  • laughunkindlyandquietlyin a way that is not nice at something which isnot supposed to be funny[=snicker American English]
  • laughquietly , especially because you arethinking about something funny

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  • laughrepeatedlyin asilly waybecause you areamused, embarrassed, or nervous
  • laugh in aloud unpleasantway, makingshort highsounds

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  • BURST OUT LAUGHING
  • FALL ABOUT LAUGHING
  • LAUGH ONES HEAD OFF

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  • laugh so much you could have fallen over
  • laugh very hard; be unable to stop laughing
  • suddenly start laughing

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  • DRY SENSE OF HUMOUR
  • KEEP A STRAIGHT FACE
  • MAKE/PULL A FACE MAKE/PULL A FACE

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