A: Hurry up, get in.
B: I’m in, let’s go!
A: OK, make a left here. . . no wait, I meant make a right. Come on, speed up!
B: Geez! What’s the rush?
A: Don’t worry about it, just drive. Oh, no, the light is about to change. . . step on it!
B: Are you nuts! I’m not going to run a red light!
A: Whatever. Just turn right here. . . .The freeway will be packed at this hour. . . .let’s take a side street. Go on! Get out of our way! Move, move!
B: What’s your problem! Geez. Having a fit is not going to help!
A: Here, I know a short cut....just go down here, and we’ll cut though Ashburn Heights. Let’s go, let’s go! Watch out for that lady!
B: I’m going as fast as I can!
A: Yes! We made it. 5:58, just before the library closes.
B: You’re such a geek!
hurry up - Phrase - move faster
make a left - Phrase - turn left
step on it - Phrase - drive a lot faster
nuts - Adjective - crazy
speed up - Verb - go faster
have a fit - Phrase - get very angry
cut though - Phrase - quickly go past or through something that blocks you
packed - Verb - full, having lots of cars
road rage - Phrase - be very angry at other drivers while driving
back street - Phrase - small street that is away from the main streets
u-turn - Phrase - a 180 degree turn in the car
to back up - Verb, Infinitive - to move backwards, the opposite of go forwards
to pass - Verb, Infinitive - to drive past another car on the road
to park - Verb, Infinitive - to stop the car and turn off the engine