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It’s time to meet Inspector Stone. A man who has a mystery to solve.

A ring goes missing and Inspector Stone takes on one of the most difficult cases of his career… very reluctantly. Who stole the ring? Can the Inspector solve the case?

He’ll certainly search everywhere and everyone to find it, which it why we use the idiom ‘He leaves no stone unturned’!

The Case of the Missing Ring 1: The Wedding Party

 
Vocabulary:

leaves no stone unturned – do everything possible to find something or to solve a problem
case – crime that needs to be solved
suspects – people who the police think may be responsible for a crime
groom – man who is getting married
bride – woman who is getting married
mother of the bride / bride’s mother – mother of the woman who is getting married
bridesmaid – female friend or relative of a woman who is getting married and who helps her at the wedding
mother-in-law – mother of the woman or man you are married to
the best man – male friend or relative of a man who is getting married and who helps him at the wedding
investigation – (here) the process of asking questions, finding out facts and looking at them in order to solve a crime

 

BBC Drama – The Case of the Missing Ring

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