Daily English 927 - Being Tidy and Messy

Select English Member and want to get this complete lesson? Log in here.

Want to get this lesson and 1800+ more like it? Become a Select English Member here!

Get two FREE sample lessons here and see what Select English is all about.

Dialogue/Story

Carole: It is beyond me how you and Oscar can be roommates. You’re very tidy and he’s, well, a slob.

Felix: It’s not always easy, but we’re making it work.

Carole: Isn’t Oscar really messy all the time? Whenever I see him, his clothes are rumpled and his hair is unkempt.

Felix: His room is really cluttered, but he keeps the common areas in passable condition. I do have to straighten up fairly often, and I sometimes have to pick up after him, but that’s because I’m pretty nitpicky.

Carole: That’s very tolerant of you.

Felix: Well, we have set up a system so that if things get too messy, I have some recourse.

Carole: Really, what’s your system?

Felix: Oscar and I agreed that every time he leaves a big mess, I can fine him.

Carole: That seems kind of drastic, but maybe it works for you guys.

Felix: Yeah, it keeps the place pretty clean.

Carole: Still, knowing Oscar, you must have had to fine him a lot.

Felix: Let’s just say that my next vacation will be in Monte Carlo!

Category: About You|Relationships + Family


Use credit now.

Yes, I want this lesson Cancel

Success!

Download

text

Continue Shopping

To download later, go to
My Downloads

Buy Cancel
0

Your Cart