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  1.  Based on reports out now, Lucy Hale will talk for the first time publicly about her previous 
     with eating.
     
  2.  She says that she knew she had a problem, and that her 
     was a 
     process, but she was eventually able to change herself.
     
  3.  Lucy also talks about meeting her boyfriend Chris Zylka for the first time, saying that her 
     reaction to meeting him was (quote): "Holy crap, you're gorgeous."
     
  4.  If you want to see a 
     look, click the link below.
     
 
 
Before you start watching the video, read through the vocabulary list below to make sure you know the words that come up in the video! Try to remember the words as well as possible! Use the vocabulary trainer at the end of the list to practise them!

Word List: Journalism, Media

    • publicly(adverb)
    • Definition:
      • in public; openly; in an open and public manner
    • Example:
      • She publicly spoke about her problems.
    • initial(adjective)
    • Definition:
      • chronologically first, early; of or pertaining to the beginning, cause or origin; spatially first, placed at the beginning, in the first position; especially said of the first letter of a word
    • Example:
      • The initial stages of a syndrome may differ vastly from the final symptoms.
    • gradual(adjective)
    • Definition:
      • proceeding by steps or small degrees; advancing step by step, as in ascent or descent or from one state to another; regularly progressive; slow; as, a gradual increase of knowledge; a gradual decline
    • Example:
      • Learning is a gradual process.
    • gorgeous(adjective)
    • Definition:
      • very beautiful; very enjoyable, pleasant, tasty etc
    • Example:
      • The sunsets in Hawaii are gorgeous.
    • star(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a widely-known person; a celebrity; actor|Actors in leading roles in movies, television shows and other dramatic media; an exceptionally talented person, often in a specific field
    • Example:
      • His teacher tells us he is a star pupil.
    • cover(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a front and back of a book or magazine
    • Example:
      • She appeared on the cover of Cosmopolitan.
    • headline(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a heading or title of an article
    • Example:
      • The headline on today's newspaper reads John Doe Wins Wood-Splitting Competition.
    • quote(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a quotation, statement attributed to someone else
    • Example:
      • I did not make this up, this is a quote!
    • report(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a piece of information describing, or an account of certain events given or presented to someone
    • Example:
      • A report by the telecommunications ministry showed that the phone network has a severe capacity problem.
    • issue(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a point in debate or controversy on which the parties take affirmative and negative positions; a presentation of alternatives between which to choose or decide; a problem or concern, usually of a mental nature
    • Example:
      • He has issues.
    • recovery(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a return to normal health
    • Example:
      • Her recovery proceeded well.
    • progress(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a moving or going forward; a proceeding onward; an advance; the advance or growth of modern, industrialized society, its technology, and its trappings
    • Example:
      • The Queen embarked on her progress last spring.
    • deal(noun)
    • Definition:
      • specifically, a transaction offered which is financially beneficial; a bargain; an agreement between parties; an arrangement
    • Example:
      • We need to finalise the deal with Henderson by midnight.
 
 

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        report
        a piece of information describing, or an account of certain events given or presented to someone
        issue
        a point in debate or controversy on which the parties take affirmative and negative positions; a presentation of alternatives between which to choose or decide; a problem or concern, usually of a mental nature
        star
        a widely-known person; a celebrity; actor|Actors in leading roles in movies, television shows and other dramatic media; an exceptionally talented person, often in a specific field
        cover
        a front and back of a book or magazine
        deal
        specifically, a transaction offered which is financially beneficial; a bargain; an agreement between parties; an arrangement
        gorgeous
        very beautiful; very enjoyable, pleasant, tasty etc
        recovery
        a return to normal health
        progress
        a moving or going forward; a proceeding onward; an advance; the advance or growth of modern, industrialized society, its technology, and its trappings
        initial
        chronologically first, early; of or pertaining to the beginning, cause or origin; spatially first, placed at the beginning, in the first position; especially said of the first letter of a word
        quote
        a quotation, statement attributed to someone else
        headline
        a heading or title of an article
        publicly
        in public; openly; in an open and public manner
        gradual
        proceeding by steps or small degrees; advancing step by step, as in ascent or descent or from one state to another; regularly progressive; slow; as, a gradual increase of knowledge; a gradual decline
         
         
         
        Now let's see how much you remember about the content and how well you understood everything! Read through the questions below and choose the correct answer! Be careful, some of them are tricky…
         
        1. How did Lucy react when she first met her boyfriend?
           
          • She thought he was crap.
             
          • She liked him right away.
             
          • She did not know what to talk to him about.
             
           
        2. What does Lucy say about her problem now?
           
          • From one day to the other the problems were gone.
             
          • It was a gradual process and now she has changed.
             
          • She still hasn't managed to leave her problems behind.
             
           
        3. What problem did Lucy have?
           
          • She felt too much under pressure because of the publicity.
             
          • She missed her boyfriend.
             
          • She suffered from an eating disorder.
             
           
         
         
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        report
        a piece of information describing, or an account of certain events given or presented to someone
        issue
        a point in debate or controversy on which the parties take affirmative and negative positions; a presentation of alternatives between which to choose or decide; a problem or concern, usually of a mental nature
        star
        a widely-known person; a celebrity; actor|Actors in leading roles in movies, television shows and other dramatic media; an exceptionally talented person, often in a specific field
        cover
        a front and back of a book or magazine
        deal
        specifically, a transaction offered which is financially beneficial; a bargain; an agreement between parties; an arrangement
        gorgeous
        very beautiful; very enjoyable, pleasant, tasty etc
        recovery
        a return to normal health
        progress
        a moving or going forward; a proceeding onward; an advance; the advance or growth of modern, industrialized society, its technology, and its trappings
        initial
        chronologically first, early; of or pertaining to the beginning, cause or origin; spatially first, placed at the beginning, in the first position; especially said of the first letter of a word
        quote
        a quotation, statement attributed to someone else
        headline
        a heading or title of an article
        publicly
        in public; openly; in an open and public manner
        gradual
        proceeding by steps or small degrees; advancing step by step, as in ascent or descent or from one state to another; regularly progressive; slow; as, a gradual increase of knowledge; a gradual decline
         
         
         
         

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