Jose & Carlos are panhandling on the streets of America. Jose drives a Mercedes, lives in a mortgage free house and has a lot of money to spend.

Carlos only brings in 2 to 3 dollars a day.

Carlos asks Jose how he can bring home a suitcase full of $10 bills every day.

Jose says "Look at your sign. It says: I have no work, a wife and 6 kids to support".

Carlos looks at Jose's sign.

It reads "I only need another $10.00 to move back to my country".

Vocabulary Help

  • bill - nota
  • bring (bring, brought, brought) - trazer
  • drive (drive, drove, driven) - dirigir
  • kid - criança
  • mortgage free - sem hipoteca
  • move back - voltar
  • panhandling - pedir esmola
  • sign - cartaz
  • spend (spend, spent, spent) - gastar
  • street - rua
  • suitcase - valise
  • wife - esposa


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