Flashcards in Parents Deck (23):
the way group
of people think and act
something(s) that causes
you to be unable to do
something else that you
would like to do
to think of
a time in the past
couldn’t even tell
did not know
And at the time I, I couldn’t even tell that it was going on.
method to his
at the time
you did not know why he
did something but later
you were able to
to casually pass time
I liked to go out just hang out with my friends.
he ran a tight ship
is strict or very controlling
I’m tellin’ ya
am not joking; I am serious
a word or group
of words that is important to someone or something
I think there was this unspoken motto
that he had which was my way or the highway.
my way or the highway
do as I say or leave
I’m not gonna retain any of it.
But sure enough, he showed me how to do it.
…but I didn’t really pay attention, y’know
But he taught me basics like just checking my fluids, like power steering fluid, um, brake fluid, the oil.
to not want to do something
At the time, y’know, I would dread him teaching me.
speaking or writing that is very long
I knew it would be this long-winded lecture.
stands out in my mind
I remember it very well
And I mean like the one thing that stands out in my mind is learning how to cook.
older; also refers to the
time when you were a child
gender specific trait
something done only by a male or only by a female
…he was a great cook. So it really wasn’t a gender specific trait in my
a breakfast food
Hey Dad, can you make me French toast for breakfast?