1-Match the underlined phrases (1–5) in the conversation with Romio’s precise meaning (a–d).
Romio: Hi, Roberta. About the other day in the meeting. 1 I don’t know what came over me.
Roberta :Yes, I was quite surprised by your reaction to my proposal.
Romio: I’ve just been so stressed recently. 2 I guess I overreacted.
Roberta : I think that’s putting it mildly – no one’s ever spoken to me like that before. It actually really upset me.
Romio: 3 I was out of order. I’m just so tired, but 4 I had no right to take it out on you.
Roberta : No, you didn’t, but I understand things are difficult at the moment.
Romio: Still, 5 it was inexcusable of me.
Roberta :Well, thanks for talking to me about it. Let’s just forget it, shall we?
a Roberta was not at fault.
b Romio did not expect his own reaction. 1
c Romio thinks his reaction was too strong.
d Romio does not think his own reaction was acceptable