The Life of Jennifer Aniston - videós szövegértési feladat a múlt idejű igék gyakorlására

The Life of Jennifer Aniston - videós szövegértési feladat a múlt idejű igék gyakorlására

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Milliók követik, örökifjú, tehetséges, mégis a bulvársajtó élete mélypontjait emeli ki az igazi értékei helyett. A következő videós lecke Jennifer Aniston életéről szól, melynek segítségével az egyszerű múlt idős alakokat is tudod gyakorolni.

Nézd meg a videót, majd a bekezdések alatt található igéket tedd egyszerű múlt időbe és helyezd őket az adott bekezdés megfelelő mondatába.

       1."I …………… hungry, hungry, I ………. just grateful to work. I honestly ……….. that being an actor is tough. To be a working actor is even being harder.”

She’s one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. She . ……… her own production company and yet, people are more concerned about her love life than her filmography. Her relationship with Brad Pitt is still being discussed 15 years after their divorce. This is Jennifer Aniston.
(found – be not – know – be)

2. Jennifer Aniston ……. born in 1969 in California. Growing up, her father, an actor, …………. to keep her from watching TV.

In her early days, she …………… a living as a waitress, a telemarketer and a bike messenger. At 20, she …………. that she was dyslexic. ’I …………. I wasn’t smart. I just …………… retain anything. I felt like all of my childhood traumas dies, tragedies, dramas were explained.’
(find out – cannot – make - think – try – be)

3. At 25, she ……………….. global fame, thanks to her role as Rachel Green in the sitcom ’Friends’. For 10 seasons, the audience …………. passionate about her character’s story with Ross Geller. This role ………… her several rewards, including the Golden Globe for Best Actress in Comedy Series.

25 years after the show first ……… , the 6 actors remain close and Aniston is even the godmother of Courtney Cox’s daughter.
(earn – air – achieve – grow)

4. In 1998 at the peak of ‘Friends’ mania, she ……… Brad Pitt and ………. him two years later, surrounded by paparazzi. During the 2000’s, she successfully turned to comedy. In 2005, Pitt allegedly …………. on her with Angelina Jolie on the set of ‘Mr. and Mrs. Smith’ and the couple …………. . Jennifer Aniston handled this in a classy manner. She could’ve lashed out to the media about Angie Jolie stealing her husband. Instead, she ………… with it in a more spiritual manner. And she ………….. on her pain by doing yoga, travelling and hanging out with friends.
(work – meet – cheat – deal – marry – divorce)

5. Rumours in the press claimed the couple had split because she ……….. to have a child. ‘That really pissed me off. I’ve never in my life ……..  I didn’t want to have children. I did and I do and I will.’ The media went wild, the paparazzi tracked down the 3 actors and a play called ‘Jen and Angie’ was even …………. in New York and Los Angeles. In 2006, she starred in the movie ‘Break-up’ but the press stayed focus on her relationship with co-star Vincent Vaugh. ‘He literally ……….. me back to life (…) he ………  lovely and fun and perfect for the time we had together. And I …….. that. And it sort of ran its course.’ (Jennifer Aniston)

Years later Vaughn blamed the pressure of the paparazzi for their breakup.
(be – perform – need – bring – say – refuse)

6. At 39, she …………. her own production company, Echo Films. At 42, she was featured in two movies, yet the media focused blooming relationship with Justin Theroux.

At 45, she switched genres with the movie ‘Cake’, where she ………… the mother who killed her son in a car accident. ‘As I …………. older, I started to get more, sort of a, focused on the parts that I wanted to play, and that I wanted- I just …….. I wanted to break out and do other things.’ (Jennifer Aniston)
(play - know – found – grow )

7. The following year, she ………….. an essay for the Huffington Post to call out the paparazzi ‘harassment’ and the ‘objectification’ of women’s bodies. ‘The reality is the stalking and objectification I’ve experienced first-hand, going on decades now, reflects the warped way we calculate a woman’s worth.’ (Jennifer Aniston)

It wasn’t her role in a soldier’s mother that ………. the headlines, but her divorce from Justin Theroux after two years of marriage. At 50, she …………. to television in ‘The Morning Show’ with Reese Whiterspoon, who ……….. her little sister in ‘Friends’.
(make – write – play – return )

8. On October 15, 2019, she ………. the Guiness World Record for the fastest time to reach 1 million followers on Instagram.

On January 19, 2020, Jennifer Aniston ………..  Best Actress in Drama Series at the SAG Awards. However, it …….  a picture with Brad Pitt that made headlines.

(win – break – be )

source: on the basis of the video article by journalist Cécile Guthleben in Brut, Interview Magazine

key/megoldás:

  1. wasn’t, was,knew, founded,
  2. was, tried, made, found out, thought, couldn’t,
  3. achieved, grew, earned, aired,
  4. met, married, cheated, divorced, dealt, worked,
  5. refused, said, performed, brought, was, needed,
  6. founded, played, grew, knew,
  7. wrote, made, returned, played,
  8. broke, won, was,
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