Truths (2)

  • How come it takes so little time for a child who is afraid of the dark to become a teenager who wants to stay out all night?
  • Business conventions are important because they demonstrate how many people a company can operate without.
  • Why is it that at class reunions you feel younger than everyone else looks?
  • Scratch a dog and you'll find a permanent job.
  • No one has more driving ambition than the boy who wants to buy a car.

Vocabulary Help

  • how come - como pode
  • so little time - tão pouco tempo
  • child - criança
  • afraid - medrosa
  • dark - escuro
  • teenager - adolescente
  • stay out - ficar fora
  • feel younger - sentir-se mais jovem
  • scratch - coçar
  • find (find, found, found) - encontrar
  • driving ambition - ambição motivadora

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