Business Conversation (Intermediate): Details about a company’s mission, vision, and core values

PART A_1
Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
PART A_2
1. fond 好きな、好んで
  She is fond of puppies.
2. produce 生産
  He congratulated me for producing good work.
3. organic 有機
  I was happy to find organic products in the supermarket.
4. lifestyle ライフスタイル
  He leads an active lifestyle.
5. growth 成長
  The teacher was proud of her student’s growth.
PART A_3
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
PART A_4
1. What task are you fond of doing at work?
2. How do you produce positive results in your workplace?
3. Does your company’s cafeteria offer organic food?
4. How does work affect your lifestyle?
5. Why is growth important for employees?
PART B_1
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
PART B_2

Welcome to River Tea. We are glad to have you on our team.
Thank you so much!

How did you find out about us? Are you fond of our products?
Yes! I believe your company is #1 in producing bottled tea drinks!

Well, as a front-runner in the industry, our company aims to create enjoyable organic beverages and promote a healthy lifestyle.
Clearly. Everyone here seems to be staying true to that goal!

Everyone at River Tea shares the same values. We believe in teamwork, responsibility, and growth.
I will do my best to practice the same values and do well in this company.

That’s great. We hope you enjoy working here.
PART C_1
Let’s read the dialogue. Read aloud, filling in the blanks as you remember the sentence you just read.
PART C_2

Welcome to River Tea. We are glad to have you on our team.
Thank you so much!

How did you find out about us? Are ________ of our products?
Yes! I believe your company is #1 in _______ bottled tea drinks!

Well, as a front-runner in the industry, our company aims to create enjoyable _______ beverages and promote a healthy lifestyle.
Clearly. Everyone here seems to be staying true to that goal!

Everyone at River Tea shares the same values. We believe in teamwork, responsibility, and growth.
I will do my best to practice the same values and do well in this company.

That’s great. We hope you enjoy working here.
PART D_1
Let’s read the new dialogue. Read aloud, filling in the blanks with the vocabulary and expressions you learned.
PART D_2

Hi! It’s Emma, right? How’s your first day here at Soybean Asia?
I feel really lucky! So far, everything’s been great.

We’re all lucky to be working here! Soybean Asia is the front-runner in the industry.
I’ve always been fond of the products!

Just so you know, our company’s vision is to promote a healthy ________.
I’d definitely keep that in mind!

Everyone in our company believes in responsibility and _________.
That’s great!

We also believe that originality must be reflected in our products.
You can count on me to practice those values.

PART E_1
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
PART E_2
Share your company’s mission and vision and values with the new employee. Your tutor will act as the new employee.
PART E_3
REVIEW AND FEEDBACK
Now, let us review the things that you learned in this lesson.
(Please give a short feedback on how your student did on your class.)
Grammar
文法
Pronunciation 発音 Vocabulary
単語
Comprehension
理解
GOOD 文法の誤りはほとんどなく、完全な文章で話すことができる ほとんどの単語をはっきりと正しく発音することができる 習った表現を適切に使うことができる 文章を理解し、質問に正しく答えることができる

FAIR
文法の誤りはあるが、完全な文章で話すことができる 発音の練習が必要な言葉がいくつかある たまにミスはあるが、習った表現を適切に使うことができる 文章を完全に理解するのは難しく、質問に正しく答えられないときもある

POOR
文章で話すのは難しく、単語だけで話すことができる 発音の練習が必要である 習った単語と表現を少しだけ使うことができる 文章を理解するのは難しく、質問に答えるのは難しい
TUTOR FEEDBACK

GRAMMAR
Good: Was able to speak in complete sentences with minimal grammatical errors.
Fair: Was able to speak in complete sentences with evident grammatical errors.
Poor: Was able to speak using words only.
PRONUNCIATION
Good: Was able to pronounce most of the words clearly and correctly.
Fair: Mispronounced a few words.
Poor: Mispronounced most of the words.
VOCABULARY
Good: Used appropriate expressions learned in class.
Fair: Used appropriate expressions learned in class and made a few errors in word choice.
Poor: Used only a few words and expressions.
COMPREHENSION
Good: Was able to understand the passages and answer the questions correctly.
Fair: Had a little difficulty in understanding passages and answering questions.
Poor: Had a hard time understanding passages and answering questions.