Level: Upper Intermediate ESL
No matter how hard Fred tries to control his temper, even the slightest thing sets him off. His employees walk on eggshells around him, except for Susan who feels she has nothing to lose and decides to confront her boss.
Read "Anger Management" and picture the characters and settings through up-to-date words and expressions. Listen to the story being read by a North American narrator to learn the natural pronunciation,delivery and the rhythm of the language. Practice the usage of the new expressions by completing the exercises that follow the story.
This topic includes:
- 32 vocabulary items (mostly idioms, phrasal verbs, collocations)
- a two-page story
- 3 vocabulary building exercises
- a listening exercise
- a downloadable audio file
- a complementary reading and activity on the names of North American office departments
- an answer key