English in Use – Adverts – Maybelline

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Narrator: “Go ahead, ask her age.”

First woman:  “I’m 34.”

Second woman:  “42.”

Third woman:  “29.

Narrator: “Who do they think they’re fooling?”

Fourth woman: “Everyone.”

Voice over: “New, with Maybelline, revitalising make up.  Age denying coverage. Helps with fine lines. New, Maybelline, revitalising make up.”

Fourth woman: “I’m 40.”

Slogan:  “Maybe she’s born with it.”  “Maybe it’s Maybelline.”  


!Note – Maybelline is an American makeup brand sold worldwide and owned by the French cosmetics giant, L’Oréal.

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