Study the power point to get to know this week’s idioms.
Read the following dialogue to see the idioms in context:
|Yuliana:||Look at you! Why do you look so happy today?|
|Tatiana:||Well, yesterday, out of the blue, I received an email from IRCC regarding my brother’s permanent resident application. It has been accepted! I called him right away. His jaw dropped when he heard about it. We haven’t heard anything from IRCC for the last 11 months.|
|Yuliana:||That’s great! So that’s why you look so excited. Congratulations!|
|Tatiana:||Thanks! My husband was struck dumb when he got the news though. He has some personal issues with my brother, and he doesn’t want him to be here in Canada.|
|Yuliana:||Oh! Then it must be a difficult situation for you.|
|Tatiana:||Can you imagine my husband did a double take when I showed him the email? Anyway, I am so happy that my brother will join me soon.|
|Yuliana:||No kidding, this news must’ve knocked your socks off! Let’s go out and celebrate the occasion.|
Now listen to the idioms in context and to hear the proper pronunciation.
Quiz time! Click to flip in the bottom right corner to see a definition. Click the next arrow to go to the next expression. Click Choose a Study Mode to select a different type of quiz for this vocabulary set.
Remember! Practice makes perfect.
0 of 5 questions completed
You have already completed the quiz before. Hence you can not start it again.
Quiz is loading...
You must sign in or sign up to start the quiz.
You must first complete the following:
0 of 5 questions answered correctly
Time has elapsed
You have reached 0 of 0 point(s), (0)
Earned Point(s): 0 of 0, (0)
0 Essay(s) Pending (Possible Point(s): 0)
- Question 1 of 5
Last night my old friend ________________. I had to cancel my meeting.CorrectIncorrect
- Question 2 of 5
Tamara’s ______________when she heard that she had won the lottery.CorrectIncorrect
- Question 3 of 5
This year’s school book is beautiful. It has loads of student articles and colorful pictures. It will just ________.CorrectIncorrect
- Question 4 of 5
Pravin _______ when he saw his wife with a stranger.CorrectIncorrect
- Question 5 of 5
The whole family __________when they heard that grandpa was getting married.CorrectIncorrect
Join the Discussion
To "Mark Complete" you must login and complete all the lesson topics.
Please login to view e-facilitator contact information.