Splendid Expressions Week 16: Day 3 of 5

Topic: HEALTH AND ILLNESS

Complete the following colloquial expressions:

1

Here's your chance to get fighting ........ Join our 6 week fitness programme.

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b)
c)
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2

How long did it take you to get back into ........ after your accident?

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b)
c)
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3

I'm feeling a bit run ......... I need to start eating healthier food.

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b)
c)
Well done! If you feel 'run down' you feel unwell or weak.Sorry, try again.Your answer has been saved.
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Now complete the gaps with the missing words.

4

A) I wouldn't say I'm fit but I like to live a reasonably healthy lifestyle.

B) If you want to get your body back shape you're going to have to take up exercise.

C) The doctor says I'm coming down with a virus, which is why I'm feeling down.

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Make them your own!

1) What kind of sport would you recommend to keep fighting fit?
2) Can you think of a famous sportsperson who has had to get back into shape recently?
3) Are you the type that takes a day off work or your studies if you feel a bit run down or do you try to struggle on?

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