Let’s learn vocabulary. Listen and repeat the words and the sentences with your tutor.
|-to make something possible or easier|
|Mr. Branson will facilitate the meeting this Thursday.|
|-to put something valuable, especially money, in a bank or safe|
|You need to deposit the service fee by next week.|
|-to do something that is expected, hoped for, or promised, or to cause it to happen|
|We were all able to fulfill our roles in the project.|
|-to change something such as a plan, opinion, law, or way of behaviour slightly, usually to improve it or make it more acceptable:|
|There are several things you need to modify in this report.|
|5. abide by|
|-to accept or obey an agreement, decision, or rule|
|All employees are expected to abide by the rules and regulations of this company.|
Let’s make sentences using the vocabulary we’ve just learned.
|5. abide by|
Let’s read the article. Please read it aloud, and I will check your pronunciation and intonation.
Michelle Sheen will be in charge of the official product launch on the 14th of
September. She will facilitate the program flow and manage all the event’s details such as decor, catering, entertainment, and promotional materials.
This event will require a total fee of $16,000. Silver Eye Cosmetics shall deposit
a down payment of $8,000 a month before the launch date.
Should Silver Eye cosmetics fail to fulfill their part of the agreement, Ms. Walter
shall reserve the right to ask for additional charges.
By signing this contract, Silver Eye Cosmetics and Ms. Sheen agree to abide by the
terms and conditions.
(Silver Eye Cosmetics)
Please summarize the conversation using your own words and expressions.
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
|Your company (Taro Sweets) has hired the services of Ms. Cruz, a freelance copywriter. Review the details of the business contract with Ms. Cruz. You will act as your company’s marketing manager and your tutor will play the role of Ms. Cruz. Please use the following as your guide:
– Ms. Cruz will provide copywriting services to Taro Sweets.
– A total of $2,000 will be charged for all the services.
– In case Taro Sweets fails to pay the said amount, Ms. Cruz shall reserve the right to terminate the contract.
Let’s discuss today’s theme. Please answer the questions below.
|1.||In your line of work, how often do you encounter business contracts? Please tell me more about it.|
|2.||Why is it important for both parties to abide by the terms of a contract? Please explain.|
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.)