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Stage 9

Marianne’s Journey: Part 5

Marianne doesn’t see Philip for over a week but she keeps the diary, hoping to return it to him. One day she sees him near the bank where she works. They go to a café and she returns the diary. She feels she must find out more about him.

1 . A seguir estão algumas palavras e expressões importantes extraídas dessa parte da história. Consulte as palavras que você não conhecer no Word Bank.

desperate | scared | lost | surprise | courage | bottom

2 . Complete as frases abaixo com as palavras do quadro acima. Use cada palavra apenas uma vez.

1 I thought my keys were …………………… but then I found them in the …………………… of my handbag.

2 She was …………………… to meet her daughter’s new boyfriend.

3 The party was a complete …………………… .

4 She didn’t have the …………………… to ask him for a date.

5 She won’t look out of the window. She’s …………………… of heights.

3 . Ouça a Parte 5 da história e leia as expressões a seguir. Preencha as lacunas com os adjetivos apropriados.

old-fashioned | ordinary | alone | best | semi-detached | lovely

1 I told my …………. friend, Jill, about it.

2 I didn’t want to know he was an ……………………. man with a wife and two children living in a ……………………. house.

3 He was …………. and the wind was blowing so hard he had to hold onto his hat.

4 The café was a bit dark and ……………………. looking.

5 We did have a …………. time together.

4 . Ouça a história novamente. Em seguida, escolha a resposta correta para as perguntas abaixo.

1 What does Marianne do with the diary?

a) She looks inside for Philip’s address.

b) She takes it to the lost property office.

c) She keeps it in her handbag.

2 What is she afraid of?

a) That Philip is married.

b) That she may not see him again.

c) That Jill will laugh at her.

3 What surprises her about the café?

a) It’s rather old-fashioned.

b) She hadn’t seen it before.

c) It was cold and dark inside.

4 What does she ask him about?

a) Where he has been.

b) The date on the diary.

c) If he loves her.

5 What does she decide to do next?

a) Tell Jill about Philip.

b) Explain how she feels.

c) Follow him home.


Word Bank

cover sheet (substantivo) = folha de rosto

entertainment (substantivo) = entretenimento

illegible (adjetivo) = ilegível

jam (verbo) = emperrar

just (advérbio) = neste momento

legible (adjetivo) = legível

stage (substantivo) = palco

stick (verbo) = prender

alone (adjetivo) = sozinho

courage (substantivo) = coragem

desperate (adjetivo) = desesperado

freezing (adjetivo) = gelado

honest (adjetivo) = honesto

lost (adjetivo) = perdido

old-fashioned (adjetivo) = antigo

ordinary (adjetivo) = comum

platform (substantivo) = plataforma

scared (adjetivo) = assustado

semi-detached (RU) (adjetivo) = duplex (EUA) (substantivo) = geminado

surprise (substantivo) = surpresa


Respostas:

Exercício 2

1 lost, bottom

2 desperate

3 surprise

4 courage

5 scared

Exercício 3

1 best

2 ordinary, semidetached

3 alone

4 oldfashioned

5 lovely

Exercício 4

1-c; 2-a; 3-b; 4-b; 5-c