Listen to the dialogue from "Woman in Love" by D. H. Lawrence twice and mark the right phrases. The following vocabulary is supposed to help you to understand the text:
to stitch – sticken embroidery – Stickerei
to reject – ablehnen temptation – Versuchung
a. The two sisters Ursula and Gudrun Brangwen are talking about …
[ ] love.
[ ] marriage.
[ ] family experiences.
b. The two sisters have got different hobbies. Are they doing …
[ ] embroidery and reading?
[ ] embroidery and drawing?
[ ] embroidery and housework?
c. “A thousand a year, and an awfully nice man.” – Ursula is …
[ ] exaggerating.
[ ] bragging.
[ ] proud about the numbers of man who have been interested in her so far.
d. “In the abstract but not in the concrete”, says Ursula and is talking about …
[ ] rejecting offers of marriage.
[ ] considering to get married to improve.
[ ] one of Gudrun’s drawings.
[ ] her standard of living.