Martha Speaks

The Dog Who Came To Dinner/Martha Calling

Season 1, Episode 9 of 40

The Dog Who Came to Dinner - Helen agrees to take care of Mrs. Clusky's dog for a few days, and Martha can't wait to welcome their houseguest. To Martha's chagrin, Francois turns out to be a demanding and manipulative guest who knows just how to charm the humans. When Martha gets blamed for the teacup poodle's bad behavior, something has to be done, but what? Vocabulary - (E) jealous, visitor, privileges, envy, demanding (I) houseguest, welcome, rude, polite, manners. Martha Calling* (*book based) - When Martha wins a trip to the Come-On-Inn from a radio call-in show, there's only one problem: No dogs allowed. Helen and Martha put their heads together to come up with a solution. Enter Granny Martha. But when a "mad dog" eats Granny Martha, pandemonium ensues. Where's Martha and why is everybody running for the exits? Vocabulary - (E) allow(ed), forbid(den), permit, restrict, problem (I) guest, rules, invite, vacation.

Previously Aired

Day
Time
Channel
9/11/2008
9:30 a.m.
9/11/2008
7:30 p.m.
9/11/2008
11:30 p.m.
9/13/2008
7:30 p.m.
9/13/2008
11:30 p.m.
9/14/2008
2:30 a.m.
10/2/2008
9:30 a.m.
10/2/2008
7:30 p.m.
10/2/2008
11:30 p.m.
10/4/2008
7:30 p.m.
10/4/2008
11:30 p.m.
10/5/2008
2:30 a.m.
10/28/2008
9:30 a.m.
10/28/2008
7:30 p.m.
10/28/2008
11:30 p.m.
11/20/2008
9:30 a.m.
11/20/2008
7:30 p.m.
11/20/2008
11:30 p.m.
11/22/2008
7:30 p.m.
11/22/2008
11:30 p.m.
11/23/2008
2:30 a.m.
12/17/2008
9:30 a.m.
12/17/2008
7:30 p.m.
12/17/2008
11:30 p.m.
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