Listen to the text "Business Gone Bad". Kevin talks about a business experience that did not go so well and what he learned from it.
Listen and write phrasal verbs. They can be idiomatic and non-idiomatic.
1. Kevin: Wow. Well, after New York, the following year, when I New York, I was determined to be my own boss.
2. Kevin: And so when I went home I decided that I was going to own my own business, and I opened my first business which was a Karate school, and I it that I had worked for almost a year saving up and then, well I also had a small inheritance from my grandmother.
3. Kevin: Right, and not a year and half earlier I was flat busted broke in New York, and then, you know, things and I thought that I could really try and make something of it. But you know, nothing ventured, nothing gained, and that was the attitude that I had, and, you know, found myself broke again.