Control freak

Do you know the English expression “control freak”? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Emma: How is your new supervisor?

Leon: She’s a control freak. She wants to know what we are doing all the time.

Does it mean:

a) someone who supervises other people

b) someone who wants to control everything

c) someone who is annoying

d) someone who is in charge of something important

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: b) someone who wants to control everything

Deposit money

Do you know this meaning of the word “deposit“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the answer?

Petra: Why are you going to the bank?

Kazuki: Because I need to deposit this cash.

Does it mean:

a) put in a bank account

b) take out of a bank account

c) leave behind

b) get rid of

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: a) put in a bank account

Withdraw money

Do you know this meaning of the word “withdraw“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the answer?

Alice: Shall we go out for dinner at 7?

Lisa: Sure, but I need to stop by the bank to withdraw some money.

Does it mean:

a) put in

b) save

c) take out

d) rob

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: c) take out

Have guts

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

Roger: I heard Dave is going to climb Mt. Everest next year.

Terry: I heard that too. He has guts! I could never do something like that!

Does it mean:

a) have fear

b) have courage

c) have an illness

d) have trouble

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: b) have courage

Trustworthy

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

Joe: What do you think of the new employee?

Phil: He seems trustworthy. He has access to the company bank accounts, so the boss must trust him.

Does it mean:

a) honest

b) dishonest

c) independent

d) irritating

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: a) honest

Tranquil

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

Roberta: I love it here by the sea in spring.

Simon: So do I. It is so tranquil at this time of the year. There are no other people around.

Does it mean:

a) noisy

b) boring

c) tiring

d) calm

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: d) calm