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Urban personalities: nouns
Personalidades urbanas: sustantivos

This glossary presents some special urban personalities. Please listen and repeat it twice.

Este vocabulario presenta algunas personalidades urbanas especiales. Escúchalo y repítelo dos veces.

SPORTS FANATICS
(fanáticos del deporte)

They love to play
or watch sports

 

BOOKWORMS
(adictos a la lectura)

They love to read
all the time

 

     

 

   

WORKAHOLICS
(adictos al trabajo)

They are very hard
workers and often
work overtime

 

GAMBLERS
(apostadores)

They like to
take chances
all the time

 

     

 

   

COUCH POTATOES
(adictos a la TV)

They prefer watching
TV to going out or
getting exercise

 

CLOTHESHORSES
(adictos a la ropa)

Their main interest
is in clothes and
dressing fashionably

 

     

 

   

CHOCOHOLICS
(adictos al chocolate)

They eat lots and
lots of chocolate

 

FOOD FREAKS
(adictos a la comida)

They really love
food and eating

 

 

     

 

   

HOMEBODIES
(amantes de la casa)

They prefer staying
home to going out

 

TALKAHOLICS
(adictos al móvil)

They are addicted
to mobile phones

 

 

Activity 38: Completa estas oraciones basándote en el vocabulario aprendido más arriba y selecciona de cada menú las "personalidad urbana" que más se ajusta a cada comentario. Verifica luego las respuestas correctas.

1.

On her trip to Belgium, our ... aunt Martha spent hundred of dollars on freshly-baked Belgian chocolate muffins and cakes.

2.

Monica is such a  ... . Last week she bought two pairs of stilletos and three silk dresses that were "half price"!! 

3.

As a ... Melisa's boyfriend wears many shirts with team logos, goes to many games, and becomes depressed when his favorite team loses.

4.

"Honey, please don't be a ... !! It's so beautiful outside and all you want to do is watch football."

5.

Elena's husband must be a ... because he spends his life going to nearby libraries and bookstores.

6.

"Don't ask Mariano to come with us. He's a ... and he'll say NO to every invitation, even if you want to celebrate his own birthday."

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