Advanced Level
Lesson 13


Advanced English
Lesson 13 - The City

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English Expressions

In each of the advanced level lessons we learn five new American English Expressions that are related to the topic of the lesson. Here are this lesson's expressions.

brush up on - review; study again

give it your best shot - try your best

kick up your heels - celebrate

mix up - confuse

take your time - do something slowly


Select the correct expressions in the conversation below.

A - I heard that you're applying for a job as a city tour guide.

B - Yes. I have a test next week on the history of the city. If I pass it, I'll get the job. I need to my local history so that I'll be ready for the test.

A - You are great at history. I'm sure you'll do well.

B - I'll . All I can do is try.

A - Be sure to in the test and answer the questions carefully.

B - I always the years that different events took place. That's the hardest part of the test.

A - When you pass the test, you'll need to really because that's a big achievement.


More Practice
Write sentences using the expressions.



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