Catch Word #98 – Mooch

Does it bother you when someone is always asking you for things and always taking from you? It really bothers some people, so much so that we even have special verbs to talk about it: to mooch, to sponge, and to bum. In this episode, we’re talking about the people who like to borrow from others, but don’t return the favour! If you know anyone like this, you’ll love this episode.

Expressions included in the Study Guide

  • To mooch/A mooch
  • A moocher
  • To pay back
  • To turn someone down
  • Puppy-dog eyes
  • Stomach noises, grumbling, growling
  • To get someone back
  • To sponge (off of someone)
  • To be in town
  • Big surprise
  • To bum
  • To chip in

Copyright: Audio/Study Guide: Culips

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