Lesson 10, Exercise 5 - Mary Describes Her Mother

New vocabulary: type the 3 adjectives.


Interviewer: Can you give me 2 or 3 adjectives that describe your mother?

Mary: , ,
and .

Vocabulary (adjectives):

We see one boy giving another boy a toy to play with. He's gracious. Gracious means courteous, or kind.
Listen:    
Listen to Mary. Listen to the teacher.
gracious: kind, polite, courteous, amiable. The boy on the left is gracious and kind.



We see a hospitable man welcoming us into his house. Hospitable means friendly and welcoming to strangers or guests.
Listen:    
hospitable: welcoming, friendly, generous to guests or strangers.




A guy is laughing. He's funny. It means causing amusement, or causing laughter.
Listen:
funny: comical, causing amusement, causing laughter (ha ha ha!).
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