Effortless English

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Effortless English
A Kiss

huge: adj. very very big

Carlos buys a new car. It's a very expensive car. It's a huge, blue, fast car. While driving down the street, Carlos sees a girl on a bicycle.
She has long blond hair and is beautiful.

He yells to her, "What's up?"
What’s up: a greeting,
“hello”
ignores: v. doesn’t listen to She ignores him.
How’s it going: a greeting, He yells, "How's it going?"
“How are you?”
She keeps going and ignores him. keeps: v. continues
That’s it: idiom. “That is all”, He yells, "Hey, why won't you talk to me? I want to go to dinner with you. I'll take you to an expensive restaurant." there is no more, that is everything The girl turns, gets off the bike, and looks at him. She says, "I don't want to go to dinner. But if you give me your car, I will give you a surprise."
Past Tense Verb Forms
Carlos says, "OK!" He jumps out of the car. He gives her the keys and says, "Here are the keys." buys: bought is: was
The beautiful blond takes the keys and then kisses Carlos on the driving: was driving cheek. Then she jumps into the car and drives away. drive: drove sees: saw
Carlos stands on the sidewalk. Now he has no car and no girl. He has: had says, "That's it, just a kiss on the cheek?" yells: yelled ignores: ignored
He gets on her bike and rides home. keeps: kept turns: turned looks: looked says: said jumps: jumped gives: gave takes: took kisses: kissed drives: drove stands: stood gets on: got on rides: rode

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