This week we will learn a few night idioms:
Read the dialogue to understand the correct usage of the idioms.
|Silia||Please switch off the light. I have to wake up early in the morning.|
|Dan||I am studying for my Math test tomorrow. I will be burning the midnight oil tonight.|
|Silia||No way! I am very sleepy. You are a real night owl.|
|Dan||Thank you for the compliment.|
|Silia||You should have studied yesterday instead of going out with your friends.|
|Dan||It was Jeff’s birthday, and I can’t miss the night on the town.|
|Silia||By the way! Did you buy a gift for him as you didn’t have much money to buy a brand name watch?|
|Dan||I bought one from a fly-by-night store, and he liked it.|
|Silia||Well, that was smart. I request you again; please call it a night.|
|Dan||Ok. Give me twenty more minutes and I will study the rest of the topics tomorrow.|
Listen to the dialogue for correct pronunciation and usage of the above idioms.
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I bought this blender from some ______________ online store, and it broke within a week.CorrectIncorrect
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I have a big exam tomorrow, so I'll _________________tonight.CorrectIncorrect
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My son is __________. He never goes to bed before 3 AM.CorrectIncorrect
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After we got the contract signed, we celebrated _____________.CorrectIncorrect
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At midnight, I ____________ and went to bed.CorrectIncorrect
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