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79 01 the father

1. The Father

Detective Bossley interviews Ralph, the father of the bride. Idioms include "Bingo!", "reruns," and "empty nest."

Printable Lesson
  • 2–3 hours
  • 5 pages
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • dialogue
  • comprehension questions
  • prediction activity
  • group discussion
  • audio
Vocabulary
  • rerun
  • get down to business
  • born with a silver spoon in one’s mouth
  • mean nothing
  • the love of one’s life
  • Bingo!
  • on the contrary
  • empty nest
  • have one’s heart set on something
  • mean the world to someone
Grammar
  • recognizing word forms
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Detective's Log
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Dialogue
  • Story Scramble A
  • Story Scramble B
  • Comprehension
  • Phrase Match
  • Vocabulary Review A
  • Discussion