Monday, 16 December 2013

Speakout Advanced p 77. Inside Q's Lab. Extra Listening



INSIDE Q’S LAB



1: What does Q supply James Bond with?

2. Boothroyd said he liked everything about James Bond except what?

3. Q’s deadly briefcase was a ____________ ___________ with audiences.

4. What are some of the features of the world’s deadliest car?






5. Who is the baby rocket useful for?

6. What, according to Lewis Gilbert, is one of the most difficult things for an actor to do?

7. What would Roger Moore write with the script girl?

8. What, according to Roger Moore, did Desmond hate?





KEY

1.Deadly devices
2.His deplorable taste in weapons
3.Huge hit
4.
- revolving number plates

- smoke screen

- oil slick

- rear bullet-proof screen

- left and right front wing machine guns

- ejector seat

5.People who smoke too many cigarettes.
6.To give a long diatribe about some mechanical thing
7.Gobbledygook dialogue
8.The thought of wearing shorts

Vocabulary:
Oil slick: an area of oil that is floating

Diatribe: diatribe (against sb/sth) (formal) a long and angry speech or piece of writing attacking and criticizing sb/sth:
He launched a bitter diatribe against the younger generation.

Gobbledegook (also gobbledygook) (informal) complicated language that is difficult to understand, especially when used in official documents:
It’s all gobbledegook to me

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