AM/PM Session - 24 October 2017 - Hiring out houses as film sets
We read an article about people who hire their homes to companies for them to use a film sets for advertisements, photographs, films and TV shows:
Vocabulary Top 10:
hassle - something that is annoying or that causes trouble
disruption - something that causes something else to be unable to continue in the normal way; a thing that interrupts the normal progress or activity of something
lucrative - producing money or wealth
superficially - concerned only with what is obvious or apparent : not thorough or complete; used to describe a quality, characteristic, etc., that can be seen in the outward appearance or manner of something or someone but that is not deep or genuine
agency - a business that provides a particular service
aptly - appropriately or suitably
revamp - to make (something) better or like new again
outlandish - very strange or unusual : extremely different from what is normal or expected
fainthearted - feeling or showing a lack of courage (usually used in the phrase not for the fainthearted)
reputable - respected and trusted by most people : having a good reputation
Would you hire out your house or apartment for someone to use like this?
What would be the advantages and disadvantages of doing this?