Expert: Genetics and heredity

MATCHING TYPE

Choose the correct idiom to complete each sentence.
ANSWERS
  1. spitting image
  2. bad blood
  3. black sheep
  4. family man
  5. long shot

ANSWER

family man black sheep spitting image
Cold blood bad blood flesh and blood
1. Isabel is the ________ of her mother. They both have the same facial features.
2. There’s a ________ between Joshua and his father. They’re not on speaking terms for days.
3. She always felt that she’s the _______ in the family. She’s the rebel one.
4. Robert rarely goes out with his officemates. He is a ________ and would rather spend his leisure time with his wife and kids.
5. The doctor refused to operate on the patient because it’s his own _______ .

MAKE A SENTENCE

Make sentences using the given idioms.

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1. black sheep
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2. spitting image
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3. family man
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4. bad blood
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5. flesh and blood
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EXPRESSING OPINIONS

Study and analyze the graph carefully.
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ANSWER

Use the following words to explain the data.

ANSWER

  • Dominant
  • Likelihood

CONVERSATION QUESTIONS

Let’s talk. Please answer my questions. You may ask me questions too.

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1. What hereditary diseases/traits do you know?
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2. Is having a high intelligence quotient or IQ hereditary or learned?
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3. In the near future, parents can design their unborn child to their liking with the help of genetic engineering. Do you agree with this? Why or why not?
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4. What hereditary traits did you get from your parents or family relative/s?
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5. What are the pros and cons of cloning humans? Do you agree with this method or not?
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