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1. The Father

Detective Series 1

Int – Adv
Teens & Adults
Grades 9–12

Detective Bossley interviews Ralph, the father of the bride. Idioms include "Bingo!", "reruns," and "empty nest."

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Focus

functional
vocabulary
4-skills
recognizing word forms

Vocabulary

rerun
get down to business
born with a silver spoon in one’s mouth
mean nothing
the love of one’s life
Bingo!
on the contrary
empty nest
have one’s heart set on something
mean the world to someone
A spinning paper plane
A spinning paper plane