Face up to Phrasals – A friend in need?

Amanda and Daisy have been friends since primary school. They’re going to a party this weekend… or are they? Their friendship is about to be put to the test!

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Amanda and Daisy: A friend in need?
Narrator: Episode 1: Daisy quizzes Amanda.
Daisy: Hey Amanda, you didn’t get back to me about the party. Are you and Johnny coming?
Narrator: Does Amanda have other plans? Why didn’t she reply to Daisy’s invitation?!
Narrator: Episode 2: Amanda’s Confession. Daisy wants to know if Amanda and Johnny are going to the party.
Amanda: Well, actually, something came up. I don’t think I can make the party.
Narrator: Why doesn’t Amanda want to go to the party? Doesn’t she want to have fun?!
Narrator: Episode 3: Daisy is Angry.
Amanda and Daisy are invited to a party, but Amanda says she isn’t going. How does Daisy feel about that?
Daisy: What! I told you about this party weeks ago! What are you playing at?!
Narrator: Can Daisy control her temper? Will the two friends split up?!!!
Narrator: Episode 4: Amanda Fights Back!
Amanda and Johnny are invited to a party, but Daisy is very angry, because Amanda says she isn’t going. How does Amanda react to Daisy’s anger?
Amanda: Calm down, Daisy, I just have other plans …
Narrator: Other plans? What other plans? What’s Daisy going to say now?
Narrator: Episode 5: Daisy Plays Detective.
Amanda and Johnny are invited to a party, but Amanda says she isn’t going. Daisy thinks she knows the reason why …
Daisy: This is about you and Johnny, isn’t it? Isn’t it time that you two made up?
Narrator: Is Daisy right? Has she discovered the truth about Amanda?
Narrator: Episode 6: What’s Going On?
Amanda and Johnny are invited to a party, but Amanda says she isn’t going. Daisy thinks it’s because Amanda has had a fight with her boyfriend.
Amanda: No, it’s not that at all … I just don’t feel up to going to the party…
Narrator: So what exactly is Amanda’s problem? Why won’t she go?
Narrator: Episode 7: Relax!
Amanda doesn’t want to go to the party. Daisy thinks that Amanda’s having boyfriend problems …
Daisy: Listen Amanda … Johnny still really likes you, don’t freak out about it!
Narrator: Poor Amanda. But is she really having man trouble? Daisy seems to think so!
Narrator: Episode 8: When Amanda Met Johnny.
Daisy is worried about Amanda. She thinks Amanda is having problems with her boyfriend Johnny. But what’s Amanda’s side of the story?
Amanda: Well, actually, the last time I bumped into Johnny, I ignored him because-
Narrator: Because what? What happened? Why did Amanda ignore Johnny?
Narrator: Episode 9: Lessons in Love.
Amanda doesn’t want to come the party. Daisy thinks that it’s because Amanda had an argument with Johnny.
Daisy: Don’t worry about a little thing like that! You two go back for years!
Narrator: Is Daisy right? Will Amanda and Johnny stay together? And will they go to the party?
Narrator: Episode 10: Just Shut Up!
Amanda’s trying to tell Daisy why she doesn’t want to come to the party. Daisy thinks it’s because Amanda had an argument with Johnny. But what’s Amanda’s side of the story?
Amanda: Will you stop butting in, Daisy, you’re not listening to me!
Narrator: Ooh, what’s up with her? Maybe Daisy should shut up and let Amanda tell her what’s going on.
Episode 11: Make Up or Break Up?
Amanda is trying to get Daisy to understand why she doesn’t want to go to the party. Has Daisy got the message yet?
Daisy: I know you can work things out with Johnny, you two were made for each other!
Narrator: Oh Daisy, you’re such a romantic! But I’m not so sure you’re a good listener … what on earth will Amanda say next?
Narrator: Episode 12: At Last, the Truth!
Amanda is trying to get Daisy to understand why she doesn’t want to go to the party, but Daisy just won’t listen to her. Can Amanda finally make her understand?
Amanda: Oh I’m just not getting through to you, Daisy! The truth is that I ignored Johnny because I was on a date with MY NEW BOYFRIEND!!!
Narrator: Oh my goodness! No wonder she doesn’t want to go to the party! Gosh! Poor Daisy, she was trying to be helpful and get Amanda and Johnny back together, and all the time, Amanda was going out with someone else! Whatever next?!
Well, that’s all from this series of Face up to Phrasals. But look out the series 3, coming to you soon.


















 

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