The problem with language learning "levels" Where do I start? Never tell yourself that you "know" an English word or phrase. How to memorize the phrases Why Memorize? My theory of "hook phrases". Lessons Phrases awfully something. It can mean two different things: She's awfully close to the edge there. Tell her to come back over this way. You must be awfully tired. I'll go get the bed ready for you.
That was awfully nice of him to let you do that. I'm awfully proud of you, son.
I'm sure he does, madam. For all I know, he shot it while you screamed. My mother died when I was six. Don't they know what they do to kids? My father raped me when I was twelve. So, you had six relatively good years? Listen, my father screwed me, too. Yes, I see no reason for prolonging this conversation, unless you're planning to knock over a fruit stand later in the evening.
Arthur, I think it's time we got to know one another. That's why I had you come over today. This is a tough room. You must've hated this moose. Why don't you forget the moose for a moment!
Of course you hate it. Thrilling to meet you, Gloria. You obviously have a wonderful economy with words, Gloria. I look forward to your next syllable with great eagerness. Poor drunks do not find love, Arthur. Poor drunks have very few teeth, they urinate outdoors, they freeze to death in summer. I can't bear to think of you that way.
Would you remove your helmet, please?
You spoiled little bastard! You're a man who has everything, haven't you, but that's not enough. You feel unloved, Arthur, welcome to the world. Now stop feeling sorry for yourself. And incidentally, I love you. They recently had the whole country carpeted. I take it this bum will be calling you? You have my permission to marry him. Well, when you're 11 you probably don't even know there's a law against that.
I knew what I was doing. He came into our house to steal our food. Well, he was asking for it. I took a knife, and I killed him in the kitchen. You seem to find humor in everything. Have you ever been on a yacht? No, is it wonderful? He's taking the knife out of the cheese!
Do you think he wants some cheese? No, I think we're gonna die! As you probably have surmised by now Most of you know me Can you blame her?
Arthur, will you take my hand? That would leave you with one!
Yes, Arthur, it is. A hot bath is wonderful Yes, imagine how wonderful a girl who bathes would be. Isn't fun the best thing to have? Don't you wish you were me? I know I do. Here, read this magazine. There are many pictures. Hobson, did you see that? She stole that tie! It's the perfect crime; girls don't wear ties! Although some do; it's not a perfect crime, but it's a good crime. Yes; if she murdered the ties it would be the perfect crime. Why are you so happy about all this? Arthur, you're a good son. Do you want anything?
I want to be younger. Sorry, it's your job to be older. I should imagine your breath.
Gonna cost you a hundred bucks. What time do you get off?
Do you want to double your salary? Then open that door!
All I can tell you is, I wish I had a dime for every dime I had. I've taken the liberty of anticipating your condition. I have brought you orange juice, coffee, and aspirins.