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A mad love affair with acting

Updated: Aug 4, 2023

Emily Blunt's comment on what makes her toes curl serves as a pretext for discussing the pros and cons of an acting career and learning a few idioms with the word "toe".

ECM - A Mad Love Affair with Acting
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Task 1

Emily Blunt feels uncomfortable when people say their daughters want to become actresses because an acting career can be disappointing and challenging. She thinks the acting industry can be tough and judgmental. It can be difficult for women to feel judged based on their appearance.

Task 2
  1. D

  2. B

  3. A

  4. C

  5. E

Task 3
  1. The competitive nature of my job keeps me on my toes, always prepared for a new challenge.

  2. The makeup transformed the actor, applying makeup from head to toe to create a realistic zombie look.

  3. I didn’t mean to tread on your toes by offering suggestions; I was just trying to help you.

  4. Rachel decided to dip a toe in the world of acting by auditioning for a local theatre production.

  5. The new employee knew she had to toe the line and follow the company's dress code.

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