STORY: VARIETY – THE SPICE OF LIFE

Narrative | classroom-ready

A youngster. A charmer. Easy on the eye.

A therapist. Looked up to, admired and respected.

He goes by Mojito.

One more thing you need to know about him before you make up your mind about the guy.

He takes a new pick-up to bed every single night.

A serial one-night-stander, that’s who he is.

He won’t rest till he finds the right one to keep him warm at night. This night.

But all of them seem not to mind.

He must be doing something right.

No protests.

No jealousy.

No tearful exchanges.

He’s got something going for him, hasn’t he?

 

Story inspiration | text for the classroom:

Click here: Therapy dog takes a different toy to bed each night

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Levels:

B1, B2, C1, C2

Juicy language bits:

  • a charmer
  • to be easy on the eye
  • a one-night stand
  • a pick-up
  • to have got something going for you
  • to make up your mind about someone/something
  • to look up to someone
  • to keep someone warm at night

Photo: David Mao, unsplash.com

 

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