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LOS CURSOS DE INGLES GRATIS PREFERIDOS POR LOS HISPANOHABLANTES

 

UNIT 1 - ADVANCED LEVEL
This can't be the house

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Barbara and Harry Sallis are trying to buy a house. Here they are looking at the house for which they have paid a deposit. The mood is SURPRISE.

Barbara:
Harry:
Barbara:
Harry:
Barbara:
Harry:
Barbara:
Man:
Barbara:
Man:
Harry:

This can't be the house!!
Good heavens!! It's a most peculiar place!!
Look at that carving over the fireplace.
Looks Chinese.
Weird!! There's a mixture of everything.
And how could anyone live in a house like this!!
I've never seen anything like it.
Good afternoon!!
Oh ... hello!!
Who are you? I'm the caretaker.
I ... I think we've come to the wrong house.

GLOSSARY
weird
: strange 
caretaker
: person in charge of a building

 

ACTIVITY

ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS PART OF THE DIALOGUE AND CHECK HERE YOUR ANSWERS. 

1.

 Why does Barbara think she's in the wrong house?

 

2.

 Why does she think the house is weird?

3.

 Why does the caretaker come?

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