Lesson 24b, Exercise 3: Jennifer speaks clearly but Mike mumbles. You mumble when you say something indistinctly and quietly, making it difficult to understand.
Watch the video with subtitles from the beginning if you like because Mike does not speak clearly. He mumbles, like many other real people.
What does Jennifer do for a living?
Jennifer's a hairdresser.
Jennifer's a professional cook (a chef).
She's a professional beach volleyball player.
What does Jennifer really want to do?
She wants to be a chef in her own restaurant.
She wants to play tennis professionally.
She wants to a waitress in a restaurant.
What about Mike? What does he do for a living?
He owns a construction company. He builds new homes.
He's a carpenter.
He's a male hairdresser (synonym = barber).
What would Mike prefer doing?
Mike's dream job is to be a professional beach volleyball player.
Mike's dream job is to be a hairdresser.
Mike's dream job is to be a baseball player.
Is Jennifer's dream to be a chef realistic or
just a dream?
It could be realistic. She's apparently a very good cook.
No, it's only a dream.
Tap on any word once (mobile), or double-click on any word (computer), to read
an English definition. If you need a translation to your
own language, use the Google Translate button at the top-right of the screen.