Thursday, 15 May 2014

THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES VOCABULARY

One of the books you are advised to read before taking the CPE exam is Sue Monk Kidd's "The secret life of bees". The book is full of very useful vocabulary. This comes from chapter 1 of the book.

BRISTLE ROLLERS














PEACH ORCHARD (an area of land devoted to the cultivation of peaches)












DUCKTAIL (hairstyle/ wear your hair in a ducktail)















SOCK HOP (a dance/ an event in which teenagers gathered in the school to dance in the USA in the 1950s)











KNEEL ON GRITS (  a very cruel form of punishment )