1-52. Just because you’re pretty doesn’t mean everyone likes you

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • Just because I love myself doesn’t mean I am selfish.
  • Just because I am old doesn’t mean I am weak.
  • Just because we are friends doesn’t mean you can lie to me.
  • Just because you are my brother doesn’t mean I can hire you.
  • Just because you have money doesn’t mean you can buy happiness.
  • Just because I am a model doesn’t mean I am tall.
  • Just because he eats a lot doesn’t mean he is fat.
  • Just because I drive a BMW doesn’t mean I am rich.
  • Just because he is American doesn’t mean his English is perfect.
  • Just because you eat salad doesn’t mean you can lose weight.
  • Just because you are my brother doesn’t mean I love you.
  • Just because I am single doesn’t mean I am lonely.
  • Just because my parents are rich doesn’t mean I am rich, too.
  • Just because I like hip hop music doesn’t mean I want to be a rapper.
  • Just because you are my boss doesn’t mean you can control me.

Notes

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Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
take sthg back (v)return an item
e.g. I have to take our new TV back because it doesn’t work.
take sthg off (v)remove sthg (usually clothing)
e.g. Take off your socks and shoes and come in the lake
take sthg out (v)!remove from a place or thing
e.g. Can you take the garbage out to the street for me?
take sby out (v)pay for sby to go somewhere with you
e.g. My grandparents took us out for dinner and a movie.
tear sthg up (v)rip into pieces
e.g. I tore up my ex-boyfriend’s letters and gave them back to him.
think back (v)remember (often + to, sometimes + on)
e.g. When I think back on my youth, I wish I had studied harder.
think sthg over (v)consider
e.g. I’ll have to think this job offer over before I make my final decision.
throw sthg away (v)dispose of
e.g. We threw our old furniture away when we won the lottery.
turn sthg down (v)decrease the volume or strength (heat, light etc)
e.g. Please turn the TV down while the guests are here.
turn sthg down (v) refuse
e.g. I turned the job down because I don’t want to move.

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. just because / I am lonely /I am single / doesn’t mean / .
    2. just because / doesn’t mean / you are my boss /  you can control me / .
    3. doesn’t mean / I am smiling /just because /  I am happy / .
    4. he lives in Tokyo / doesn’t mean / he can speak Japanese / just because / .
    5. I eat it every day / I like chicken / just because / doesn’t mean / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. Just because my parents is rich doesn’t mean I am rich, too.
    2. Just because he has a mansion doesn’t mean he is a rich.
    3. Just because today is Sunday doesn’t mean I am depressing.
    4. Just because I am not crying doesn’t mean I don’t sad.
    5. Just because he is cute didn’t mean he is a nice guy.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Can children be allowed to do anything? (use “just because …doesn’t mean…”)
    2. Do pretty girls always get what they want? (use “just because …doesn’t mean…”)
    3. Can you do anything if you have money? (use “just because …doesn’t mean…”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. Describe something you could never give away.
    3. What would you do if you were late for an important appointment?

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

1-51. He turns out to be a millionaire

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • Joe turns out to be shy.
  • My sister turns out to be selfish.
  • My teacher turns out to be single.
  • She turns out to be a nurse.
  • They turn out to be bad guys.
  • He turned out to be generous.
  • Kirk turned out to be small-minded.
  • She turned out to be the killer.
  • The cop turned out to be a ghost.
  • It turned out to be my turn.
  • He turns out to be my father.
  • She turns out to be my student.
  • They turn out to be his friends.
  • James turns out to be kind.
  • Joy turns out to be smart.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
take after sby (v) resemble a family member I take after my mother.
e.g. We are both impatient. 
take sthg apart (v)purposely break into pieces
e.g. He took the car brakes apart and found the problem.
turn sthg off stop (v)the energy flow, switch off
e.g. Your mother wants you to turn the TV off and come for dinner.
turn sthg on (v)start the energy, switch on It’s too dark in here.
e.g. Let’s turn some lights on.
turn sthg up (v)increase the volume or strength (heat, light etc)
e.g. Can you turn the music up? This is my favourite song.
turn up (v)appear suddenly
e.g. Our cat turned up after we put posters up all over the neighbourhood.
try sthg on (v)sample clothing
e.g. I’m going to try these jeans on, but I don’t think they will fit.
try sthg out . (v)test
e.g. I am going to try this new brand of detergent out
use sthg up (v)finish the supply
e.g. The kids used all of the toothpaste up so we need to buy some more.
wake up (v)stop sleeping
e.g. We have to wake up early for work on Monday.

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. to / my / student / turns / out / she / be / .
    2. be / my / doctor / out / to / a / boyfriend / turns / .
    3. he / Korea / out / be / turns / to / in / famous / .
    4. they / honest / out / to / turned / be / .
    5. Gina / out / single / turned / to / be / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. They turns out to be his friends.
    2. They turn out to lazy.
    3. He turned out to be liar.
    4. Brian turned out to be rich or famous.
    5. Clark turned out to be a Superman.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Who is Darth Vader? (use “turn out..”)
    2. What was your friend’s big secret? (use “turn out..”)
    3. Talk about a movie that had an unexpected ending. (use “turn out..”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. Tell about a time when you were treated unfairly.
    3. What is your opinion about fortune telling?

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

1-50. It turns out she’s my sister

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • It turns out he is Superman.
  • It turns out she is not Japanese.
  • It turns out I have a sister.
  • It turns out we don’t have enough money.
  • It turns out today is our anniversary.
  • It turns out it was my fault.
  • It turns out they didn’t come to the party.
  • It turns out she was mad.
  • It turns out those were not my shoes.
  • It turns out we had a chance.
  • It turns out I am her son.
  • It turns out she is a cool girl.
  • It turns out he is famous.
  • It turns out they are my parents.
  • It turns out this is his book.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
send sthg back (idiom)  return (usually by mail)
e.g. My letter got sent back to me because I used the wrong stamp. 
set sthg up (idiom) arrange, organize
e.g. Our boss set a meeting up with the president of the company.
set sby up (idiom)  trick, trap
e.g. The police set up the car thief by using a hidden camera.  
shop around (idiom) compare prices
e.g. I want to shop around a little before I decide on these boots.
show off (idiom) act extra special for people watching (usually boastfully)
e.g. He always shows off on his skateboard
sleep over (idiom) sleep over stay somewhere for the night (informal)
e.g. You should tonight if the weather is too bad to drive home.
sort sthg out (idiom)organize, resolve a problem
e.g. We need to sort the bills out before the first of the month.
stick to sthg (idiom) continue doing sthg, limit yourself to one particular thing
e.g. You will lose weight if you stick to the diet.
switch sthg off (idiom) stop the energy flow, turn off
e.g. The light’s too bright. Could you switch it off.
switch sthg on (idiom) start the energy flow, turn on
e.g. We heard the news as soon as we switched on the car radio.

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. he / turns / it / is / famous / out / .
    2. today / out / turns / it / my / is / birthday / .
    3. it / was / out / it / turns / my / mistake / .
    4. school / they / out / it / didn’t / go / turns / to / .
    5. it / problem / wasn’t / out / it / turns / my / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. It turns out this is a his book.
    2. It turns out she has two phone.
    3. It turns out they live at France.
    4. It turns out he works yesterday.
    5. It turns out he doesn’t study yesterday.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Who is the killer? (use “it turns out”)
    2. Who is the new employee?  (use “it turns out”)
    3. Tell a story that has a different ending than what you expected. (use “it turns out”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. Tell how to get someone to fall in love with you.
    3. Tell about a “close call” you had recently.

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

1-49. It’s not that I hate you

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • It’s not that I like Lisa.
  • It’s not that we have a lot of money.
  • It’s not that she wants to leave you.
  • It’s not that Mike is poor.
  • It’s not that everyone liked you.
  • It’s not that I wanted to leave you.
  • It’s not that I am not interested in you.
  • It’s not that she doesn’t like men.
  • It’s not that he is not busy.
  • It’s not that we can’t do it.
  • It’s not that I am cute.
  • It’s not that I am your girlfriend.
  • It’s not that I miss him.
  • It’s not that I enjoy working.
  • It’s not that I always lie to you.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
put sthg off (idiom) postpone
e.g. We are putting off our trip until January because of the hurricane.    
put sthg out (idiom)extinguish
e.g. The neighbours put the fire out before the firemen arrived.
put sthg together (idiom) assemble
e.g. I have to put the crib together before the baby arrives.
put up with sby/ sthg (idiom) tolerate
e.g. I don’t think I can put up with three small children in the car.
put sthg on (idiom) put clothing/ accessories on your body
e.g. Don’t forget to put on your new earrings for the party.
run into sby/ sthg (idiom)  meet unexpectedly
e.g. I ran into an old school-friend at the mall.   
run over sby/ sthg (idiom) drive a vehicle over a person or thing
e.g. I accidentally ran over your bicycle in the driveway.
run over/ through sthg (idiom) rehearse, review
e.g. Let’s run over/through these lines one more time before the show.
 run away (idiom) eave unexpectedly, escape
e.g. The child ran away from home and has been missing for three days.
run out (idiom) have none left
e.g. We ran out of shampoo so I had to wash my hair with soap.

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. that / your / not / I / am / it’s / girlfriend / .
    2. always / not / busy / it’s / you / that / are / .
    3. score / it’s / is / not / that / your / low / .
    4. we / that / not / are / it’s / poor / .
    5. it’s / eat / that / I / not / kimchi / don’t / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. I’s not that I always lie you.
    2. It’s not you are rich.
    3. It’s not that lazy he is.
    4. It’s not that is this yours.
    5. It’s not that she doesn’t likes you.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. You don’t want to date a model. What do you say? (use “it’s not that…”)
    2. You don’t think your friend is mean, but you don’t like him/her. What do you say? (use “it’s not that…”)
    3. Do you want to become a president? (use “it’s not that…”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. What is your opinion about fortune telling?
    3. Tell how to find something on the Internet.

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

1-48. Now that you’re my boyfriend, call me every day

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • Now that I am full, I want to eat dessert.
  • Now that we are married, you can’t leave me.
  • Now that she is free, she can ago anywhere.
  • Now that we are friends, let’s hang out.
  • Now that I am rich, I am going to buy a mansion.
  • Now that Chris is not here, let’s talk about him.
  • Now that I am in France, I want to visit Paris.
  • Now that you have a baby, you shouldn’t smoke.
  • Now that you live in America, you should learn English.
  • Now that this class is over, go home.
  • Now that I am 21, I can drink beer.
  • Now that I am skinny, I can wear this dress.
  • Now that I have a job, I can buy a new phone.
  • Now that I have a driver’s license, I can drive.
  • Now that I have this book, I can study English.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
pass away (idiom) die
e.g. His uncle passed away last night after a long illness.         
pass out (idiom) faint
e.g. It was so hot in the church that an elderly lady passed out.
pass sthg out (idiom) give the same thing to many people
e.g. The professor passed the textbooks out before class.
pass sthg up (idiom) decline (usually sthg good)
e.g. I passed up the job because I am afraid of change.
pay sby back (idiom) return owed money
e.g. Thanks for buying my ticket. I’ll pay you back on Friday.
pay for sthg (idiom) be punished for doing sthg bad
e.g. That bully will pay for being mean to my little brother.
pick sthg out (idiom) choose
e.g. I picked out three sweaters for you to try on.
point sby/ sthg out (idiom) indicate with your finger
e.g. I’ll point my boyfriend out when he runs by.
put sthg down (idiom) put what you are holding on a surface or floor
e.g. You can put the groceries down on the kitchen counter.
put sby down (idiom) insult, make sby feel stupid
e.g. The students put the substitute teacher down because his pants were too short.

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. I / now / skinny / am / that / , / can / I / this / wear / dress / .
    2. license / that / I / now / a / driver’s / have / , drive / I / can / .
    3. now / not / he / that / is / here / , tell / you / me / can / .
    4. have / now / baby / we / that / a / , / let’s / hard / work / .
    5. adults / that / are / now / we / , / let’s / drink / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. Now that I had this book, I can study English.
    2. Now that she work here, she can use this card.
    3. Now that I am free, I want to visit to Europe.
    4. Now that it’s summer, I want to swimming.
    5. Now that it’s at 9, let’s go home.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Let’s say you are married. What do you want to do? (use “now that”)
    2. Let’s say you are king of the world. What do you want to do?  (use “now that”)
    3. Let’s say you got your dream job. What do you want to do? (use “now that”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. What would you do to entertain your family without spending any money?
    3. When someone picks on someone else, how do you feel? What do you do?

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

1-47. There’s no wonder she dumped you

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • There’s no wonder you are mad.
  • There’s no wonder she needs you.
  • There’s no wonder you are rich.
  • There’s no wonder he doesn’t want to leave.
  • There’s no wonder they are not here.
  • There’s no wonder she got an A.
  • There’s no wonder we failed.
  • There’s no wonder you were upset.
  • There’s no wonder they fired the lazy boy.
  • There’s no wonder he ran away from you.
  • There’ no wonder you are happy.
  • There’s no wonder you are sick.
  • There’s no wonder you like Ken.
  • There’s no wonder you don’t like this song.
  • There’s no wonder you are not happy.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
look into sthg (idiom) investigate
e.g. We are going to look into the price of snowboards today.   
look out (idiom) be careful, vigilant, and take notice
e.g. Look out! That car’s going to hit you!
look out for sby/ sthg (idiom) be especially vigilant for
e.g. Don’t forget to look out for snakes on the hiking trail.
 look sthg over (idiom) check, examine
e.g. Can you look over my essay for spelling mistakes?
look sthg up (idiom) search and find information in a reference book or database
e.g. We can look her phone number up on the Internet.
look up to sby (idiom) have a lot of respect for
e.g. My little sister has always looked up to me.
make sthg up (idiom)  invent, lie about sthg
e.g. Josie made up a story about why we were late.    
make up (idiom) forgive each other
e.g. We were angry last night, but we made up at breakfast.
make sby up (idiom) apply cosmetics to
e.g. My sisters made me up for my graduation party.
mix sthg up (idiom) confuse two or more things
e.g. I mixed up the twins’ names again!

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. you / wonder / there’s / sick / no / are / .
    2. no / is / tired / there’s / she / wonder / .
    3. you / there’s / people / wonder / no / love / .
    4. this / you / there’s / failed / no / test / wonder / .
    5. focus / wonder / can’t / there’s / no / you / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. There’s no wonder you don’t happy.
    2. There’s no wonder he is a hungry.
    3. There’s no wonder you can’t running.
    4. There’s no wonder she can’t visit to us today.
    5. There’s no wonder he can’t save moneys.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Do your parents love you? (use “there’s no wonder”)
    2. Do you think Cambly is good for learning English? (use “there’s no wonder”)
    3. Do you think people want to find love? (use “there’s no wonder”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. What would you invent to make life better?
    3. Families are important because…

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

1-46. There’s no way she’s your girlfriend

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • There’s no way she is your daughter.
  • There’s no way we have a test today.
  • There’s no way she doesn’t love me.
  • There’s no way they don’t like my drawing.
  • There’s  no way you are Italian.
  • There’s no way they are friends.
  • There’s no way she stole my money.
  • There’s no way he didn’t know.
  • There’s no way my boyfriend is cheating.
  • There’s no way she is drinking with him.
  • There’s no way he is your son.
  • There’s no way she is a man.
  • There’s no way you have a boyfriend.
  • There’s no way you are Korean.
  • There’s no way this is your house.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
keep on doing sthg (idiom) continue doing
e.g. Keep on stirring until the liquid comes to a boil.       
keep sthg from sby (idiom) not tell
e.g. We kept our relationship from our parents for two years.
keep sby/ sthg out (idiom) stop from entering
e.g. Try to keep the wet dog out of the living room.
keep sthg up (idiom) continue at the same rate
e.g. If you keep those results up you will get into a great college.
let sby down (idiom) fail to support or help, disappoint
e.g. I need you to be on time. Don’t let me down this time.
let sby in (idiom) allow to enter
e.g. Can you let the cat in before you go to school?
look after sby/ sthg (idiom)  take care of
e.g. I have to look after my sick grandmother.
look down on sby (idiom)  think less of, consider inferior
e.g. Ever since we stole that chocolate bar your dad has looked down on me.
look for sby/ sthg (idiom) try to find
e.g. I’m looking for a red dress for the wedding.
look forward to sthg (idiom) be excited about the future
e.g. I’m looking forward to the Christmas break

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. this / there’s / your / way / is / no / house / .
    2. remember / way / no / they / there’s / me / .
    3. she / to / way / no / lied / me / there’s / .
    4. my / way / he / there’s / forgot / no / birthday / .
    5. tomorrow / there’s / rain / way / it / no / will / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. there’s no way she like you.
    2. there’s no way today is a Sunday.
    3. there’s no way they ignored my warn.
    4. there’s no way he will visit to me.
    5. there’s no way it will be snow today.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Do you want to become a president? (use “there’s no way”)
    2. Do you think you will be a millionaire? (use “there’s no way”)
    3. Do you want to become a super star? (use “there’s no way”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. What makes you laugh?
    3. Why do you think prejudice exists in the world?

Wrap-up

Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.