UNIT 1, 1E Word Skills, Phrasal verbs (1), page 13
He lives his life in reverse: he is born old and dies a baby.
1 gets on with
2 walks out on
3 go through with
4 lives up to
5 run out of
6 signs up for
7 catches up with
8 fits in with
9 put up with
look up to search for information in a book / look up to to respect and admire somebody
get away to succeed in leaving or escaping from somebody or a place / get away with to do something bad and not be punished for it
make up to invent something, often something that is not true / make up for to do something that corrects a bad situation
get up to get out of bed / get up to to be busy with something, especially something secret or bad
go in to enter / go in for to do or have something as a hobby or interest
go back to return to a place / go back on to break a promise, an agreement, etc.
1 make up for
2 go in for
3 looked up
4 go back on
5 get up to
6 make up
1 Which famous people do you look up to?
2 Which sports or games do you go in for?
3 What did you get up to last weekend?
4 What kind of behaviour is the most difficult to put up with?
5 What kind of people do you find it easiest to get on with?
UNIT 1, 1F Reading, Adolescence, page 14-15
A Links to ‘they have lost’: … but they are probably feeling a sense of loss …
B Extra sentence (does not link to any highlighted words)
C Links to ‘made decisions’ and ‘telling you to’: … decide things for yourself … don’t want to be told what to do …
D Links to ‘physical change’ and ‘emotional changes’: … body changes … think and feel differently …
E Extra sentence (does not link to any highlighted words)
F Links to ‘opinions’ and ‘idealistic’: … developing your own views … your own sense of right and wrong …
G Links to ‘in the company of’ and ‘privacy’: … to spend more time on your own.
1 adolescence; adolescent
2 dependence; dependent
3 freedom; free
4 emotion; emotional
5 privacy; private
6 ideal; ideal / idealistic
7 impatience; impatient
8 concern; concerned
9 safety; safe
10 irritant / irritation; irritated / irritating
11 critic / criticism; critical
12 distrust; distrustful