I’m shattered!

Do you know the English expression “to be shattered“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Toshi: Are you coming out for drinks tonight?

Mary: No, I’m shattered. I had a busy week and need an early night.

Does it mean:

a) very angry

b) very unfriendly

c) very annoyed

d) very tired

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) very tired

Scrumptious

Do you know the English adjective “scrumptious“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Tina: Who baked this cake? It’s scrumptious!

Erika: John made it. It’s good, isn’t it?

Does it mean:

a) big

b) sweet

c) delicious

d) fruity

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: c) delicious

I’m worn out!

Do you know the English expression “to be worn out“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Isaac: Are you OK Jane? Your eyes look red.

Jane: I’m OK, I’m just worn out. I haven’t had a day off this month.

Does it mean:

a) very upset

b) very angry

c) very sad

d) very tired

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) very tired

Mull (something) over

Do you know the English expression “to mull (something) over”? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Akira: So have you decided which university you are going to apply to?

Taichi: No, I’m still mulling it over. I have to make a decision soon though.

Does it mean:

a) seriously consider something

b) be confused by something

c) make a decision later

d) be frustrated

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: a) seriously consider something

Get the sack

Do you know the English expression “to get the sack“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Nadine: Why didn’t Paul come to work today?

Sara: Didn’t you hear? He got the sack on Friday for his bad performance last year.

Does it mean:

a) get fired

b) get a big bag

c) be suspended from work

d) get a reward

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Answer: a) get fired

Gutted

Do you know the English expression “to be gutted“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

John: How did you feel when you lost your job?

Mike: I was gutted. I really liked working there.

Does it mean:

a) very angry

b) very happy

c) very satisfied

d) very upset

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Answer: d) very upset

Crave (something)

Do you know the English verb “to crave (something)“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Marie: You are eating a lot of chocolate lately.

Sarah: I’ve been craving it for days. I don’t know why!

Does it mean:

a) eat

b) really like something

c) buy

d) really want something

The answer is below! ↓

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Answer: d) really want something