Level:Topic:Speakers:Length:
intermediatealien beingstwo men02:15

Idioms

stretch the truth” = exaggerate the truth
My brother said he saw an alien, but he sometimes stretches the truth. It probably was just a bear.”

cool as a cucumber” = very relax and at ease
The captain was cool as a cucumber when aliens boarded our ship.”

Alien Encounters

What time did the man report the incident to the police
?What jumped out in front of the man's car
Where was the man coming from when he first saw the UFO
?What happened next to the man
What does the police officer suggest at the end of the story