10 Words in 10 Minutes – Spy

 

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Spy trailer
 

Got 10 minutes? Watch the trailer of the Spy movie with the incredibly funny Melissa McCarthy and learn great words to speak English easily. Have fun learning English!

TIP: Print this page and do the activity. You can file your notes and revise them from time to time to make sure you’ll remember the expressions.

Task 1: Watch & enjoy the trailer.

 

Task 2: Watch it again and complete these notes.

 

……………………………….what I do ……………………………………………in my earpiece

Can you imagine me ………………………………………………………….? With a gun?

These look ………………………………………………………………………!

…………………………………………………a hand-towel.

I’m just the same ………………………………………….I was before.

Give up on ……………………………………, Susan. She even wrote it on my lunchbox.

………………………………………………………..to find the bomb without being detected

Bring …………………………………………………………as a sidekick!

You’ll be given …………………………………………………………

That’s a confidence ………………………………..

You are not to …………………………………………………with any of the targets.

 

WORDS TO KNOW

confidence builder = something that helps you think that you are smart, good-looking and a great person in general

delicious = food that tastes good to eat, yummy

earpiece = the part of a phone that you keep near your ear

give up on something = to stop thinking that something will be a success

identity = name, character, personality

make contact with someone = to get in touch with someone, to contact someone

sidekick = a partner who helps you

target = an object/place/(here: people) that you want to get to

 

ANSWERS

I couldn’t do what I do without you in my earpiece.

Can you imagine me as a spy?

These look delicious!

You are eating a hand-towel.

I’m just the same boring person I was before.

Give up on your dreams, Susan.

We’ll need somebody to find the bomb without being detected.

Bring one of your cats as a sidekick!

You’ll be given a new identity.

That’s  confidence builder.

You are not to make contact with any of the targets!

 

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