2g - (ответы)

1. Read the text below and choose an alternative title for it.

A. You live and learn!
B. Someone's watching you!
C. Sharing family chores.

2. Read the text again and mark the statements below as T (true), F (false) or Ns (not stated).

People  watching from home choose a new winner every week F
Big Brother started in the Netherlands T
In recent years older people have started to take part in Big Brother Ns
Most housemates share their food in the Big Brother house Ns
Some of the housemates in the Big Brother house have a very good relationship T
The Big Brother show has a smaller audience than what it had in the past T

3. Match the highlighted words/phrases in the text with their definitions.

1. in the beginning: originally.
2. peace: harmony.
3. a person who you share your house with: housemate.
4. take a look at: peep into.
5. with enthusiams: eagerly.
6. disagreement: conflict.

4. Answer the questions.

1. What does the writer want to show by using the phrase "spread like wildfire"?

That Big Brother became popular very quickly.

2. Why is the word family in quotation marks?

Because although the consestants live together and share their lives like a real family, they are not related.