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Study Plus Resource 1.1a Dressed to kill – but what went wrong? PIERS PERFECT Nice jacket Piers but didn’t they have one in your size? Perhaps you thought we wouldn’t notice once we’d clocked the shoes. Yes, leather is made from dead animals but those little bootees actually look like dead animals. Does the hat save the day? Well, actually no.
Study Plus Resource 1.1b Language features PIERS PERFECT Nice jacket Piers but didn’t they have one in your size? Perhaps you thought we wouldn’t notice once we’d clocked the shoes. Yes, leather is made from dead animals but those little bootees actually look like dead animals. Does the hat save the day? Well, actually no. Rhetorical question Writes as if speaking directly to the celebrity Pronouns: reviewer is ‘we’ Informal/slang vocabulary
Study Plus Resource 1.1c Dressed to kill – but what went wrong? EVA MACPHERSON You used to be cooler than something straight from the fridge, so what made you think that orange pants that look like some safety gear for railway workers would go well with that blue top? We’d like to know where you shopped for that lot – so we can warn our friends. And while we’re about it, would it be rude to enquire whether the lighting is poor where you do your make-up?
Study Plus Resource 1.1d Dressed to kill – but what went wrong? TARA STONE It’s not long till the World Cup but that’s no excuse for looking like a League Two footballer’s wife. Not a very successful one at that. Get straight round to the hairdresser’s and have your roots done, and then just throw that handbag away. It looks like it’s made from recycled football boots.
Study Plus Resource 1.1e Dressed to kill – but what went wrong? NICKY WATSON Nicky’s looking worried. No wonder. That red patch in the hair could be the result of a blow to the head. Well, a touch of concussion would explain the choice of the rest of the outfit, we think.
Study Plus Resource 3.1 Forget high-quality graphics, 3D simulation and surround sound. Why not experience the unique thrill of trying to cross a road through the eyes of a two- dimensional toad? Frogger is available for the devoted gamester from… Imperative to command the reader’s attention The list of three engages the reader and makes comparisons with other games Use of technical vocabulary Use of the question challenges the reader
Study Plus Resource 4.1a The studio was filled with the rich odour of roses, and when the light summer wind stirred amidst the trees of the garden, there came through the open door the heavy scent of the lilac, or the more delicate perfume of the pink-flowering thorn. Plug one end of the telephone line cord into the line jack on the machine’s rear side and the other end into a standard telephone wall jack. There is no place in England less English. While the rest of the country is densely populated or devoted to expanses of flat or rolling farmland, the Lake District is a landscape like no other.
Study Plus Resource 4.1b Paul Jones, 17, of Smithson Street was seen vandalising the car by neighbours. He pleaded guilty to all charges and was sentenced to 100 hours’ community service. Are you looking for hours of fast-paced action and excitement? If so, this is for you. Plug in, turn on and brace yourself, because you are in for one big roller- coaster ride from beginning to end.