Chatterbox #60 – Parents

When you were young, did your parents give you an allowance? Did you have a curfew? Parents always want the best for their kids, but raising a child is not always easy. In this episode, Harp and Maura talk about parents and everything parents have to do for their kids. We talk about rules, chores, and punishments that many Canadian parents use. We also talk about some of the crazy expressions that parents say to their children. Listen to this one if you’re a parent, or if you have one!

Expressions included in the Study Guide

  • To raise a child
  • Chores
  • Alotta
  • Dishwasher
  • To sleep in
  • Allowances
  • Kids and other slang terms for children
  • To ground
  • Punishments
  • Curfews
  • Money doesn’t grow on trees
  • As long as you live under my roof, you’ll do what I say
  • To walk uphill both ways
  • Do you think those socks are going to pick themselves up?
  • I brought you into this world, and I can take you out
  • To keep an ear out

Copyright: Audio/Study Guide: Culips

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