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horrible • lately • diary
bedside • hint
  1. I do not know the answer. Give me a .
  2. What have you been doing ?
  3. I had a day today. Just awful.
  4. Doctors need good manners.
  5. He keeps his secrets in a .
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1267 Dreams

Daniel and Hana talk about having dreams and remembering them.

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I had a horrible dream.

Horrible means 'really bad' and is used often to talk about a bad expeience. Notice the following:

  1. I had a horrible day today.
  2. I did horrible on the test.


Lately I've been dreaming a lot

Lately means recently. Notice the following:

  1. I have gained weight lately.
  2. Lately the traffic has been really bad.

keep a diary

I think I really should keep a diary of my dreams.

A diary is a small notebook you use to write down personaly information about your life. Notice the following:

  1. Don't read my diary.
  2. People used to keep diaries, but now they do blogs.


A dreamt can be hints about your life.

A hint is a clue. A hint provides a little information about something you do not fully understand. Notice the following:

  1. I don't know the answer. Can you give me a hint?
  2. She hinted that she will not come tomorrow. (verb)

bedside table

I keep it on my bedside table.

A bedside table, or night stand, are small tables next to the bed. Notice the following:

  1. I have a lamp on my bedside table.
  2. He left his glasses on his bedside table.