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gohoos02

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December 16, 2017
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#250:  Sky High (Trailer)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XK7aYq4r80

Instructions:  Listen to the youtube video above and fill in the blanks below (or write your answers on a piece of paper). Beginners can use the list of missing words and phrases, but advanced students should try to fill in the blanks just by listening to the video (without looking at the list of missing words and phrases).  The answers are given at the end of the lesson.

Missing Words and Phrases (7):  Come here [come ere]; do you want to [you wanna]; him [im] (2 times); just want you to know [juss wanchu da know]; that you'll [chu'll]; usedto [used ta].

Narrator's Comments:  From the moment Will Stronghold started high school, he knew he was in for the ride of his life [2].  All he wants is to live up to his family name. but he's not sure he's got what it takes.  Now, to transform himself, he'll have to test his limits and unleash the hero within.  From Walt Disney pictures.  Discovering his powers was just the beginning because the heroes of tomorrow will have to save the world today.  The sky is the limit [6].  Sky High.

Transcript: 

Will, I _____________________ how proud I am ___________ be attending my alma mater [1]. 
From the moment Will Stronghold started high school, he knew he was in for the ride of his life [2].
Here we go!
Ahhhhhhhh!
Welcome to Sky High [3].  You are the descents {Ow!} of the world's most legendary superheroes.  
All he wants is to live up to his family name...
My parents are the greatest superheroes on the planet.  
... but he's not sure he's got what it takes.
Step up here and show me your power.
Car... Hero!
If you don't make "hero" you're just a sidekick [4].
Car.
Are you insane?
Sidekick!
Now...
All I ever wanted for _____ was to save the world.
... to transform himself...
We can't change who he is, not without dropping _____ in a vat of toxic waste.
Where would we even find a vat of {interrupted}.
Steve!!! [5]
... he'll have to test his limits...
You have 3 minutes to immobilize your opponent and save the citizen.
Ah, remember when we _______ use real citizens?
Yes {laughs}.
... and unleash the hero within.
He's strong!
I'm strong?
He's superstrong!
From Walt Disney pictures.  Discovering his powers was just the beginning... 
Great.
... because the heroes of tomorrow...
Hey, ______________ dance?
No.
Me neither.
... will have to save the world today.
My old enemy.  He always swore he'd have his revenge on me.
Put my dad down.
The sky is the limit [6].
Me and my boy!
Sky High.
My boy has superstrength!?  _________.
Oww!
Sorry.
Oww!  You are strong!

Notes:

[1] My alma mater = the school that I went to.
[2] To be in for the ride of one's life = to have the best, most exciting, or most memorable time of one's life.
[3] Sky High = Sky High School. 
[4] Sidekick = a lesser hero, e.g., Batman's sidekick is Robin.
[5] Steve!!! = She's mad at him for even thinking about finding a vat of toxic waste to drop their son into.
[6] The sky is the limit = the sky doesn't have a limit, so it's one way to say "There is no limit".

Answers: 

1) just want you to know [juss wanchu da know]
2) that you'll [chu'll]
3) him [im]
4) him [im]
5) used to [used ta]
6) do you want to [you wanna]
7) Come here [come ere]

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