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4. No Laughing Matter

Detective Bossley goes off school property and heads to a tattoo parlor. He meets with Clarissa, Mountain Berry High's class clown, who swears that fire alarms are no laughing matter.

Vocabulary
  • kid around
  • no offense
  • take as a compliment
  • this noun business
  • is that so
  • pull one's leg
  • write-off
  • not a (big) fan
  • run in the family
Grammar
  • compliment vs. complement
PDF Content
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
  • making predictions