Lesson: THE GREAT PIANO SWINDLE (C1-C2)

6. The story continues…

a. Who was Barry?

b. What happened to Joyce’s performing career?

c. Look below to read the last sentence spoken by Christopher Webber.

  • Can you summarise the meaning of the sentence using fewer words?
  • How does the speaker make the sentence less direct or less certain?
  • Why does he do this?

It seems evident that this crisis of confidence resulted in what we might loosely call some sort of breakdown, and she never got over that sufficiently to be able to face the public again.

Answers are here.

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