Per-level Intermediate: Work and Employment (Review)

PART A_1

In this lesson, you will be able to:
learn words when talking about work and employment
express your opinions about specific topics

PART B_1

Please study the picture below. Then, describe it in as much detail as you can.

PART B_2

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Answer:
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PART B_3

Now, let me ask you a question about the picture.

PART B_4

1. Why wasn’t she able to finish the presentation?
Answer:

PART B_5

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. She wasn’t able to finish the presentation because she has a lot of tasks to do.

PART B_6

Choose the correct meaning of the underlined word in each sentence.

PART B_7

1. His prompt action prevented the problem from getting worse.
a. [adjective] able to be reached or easily got
b. [adjective] acting quickly
c. [noun] the state of being away from a place or person
2. We should welcome the new employee.
a. [noun] a person’s job
b. [noun] a friend who lives with you
c. [noun] a person who is hired to work for someone else
3. The company will hold a seminar about effective marketing.
a. [noun] a meeting for training or discussion
b. [preposition] disagreeing with a plan or activity
c. [noun] the person who is responsible for managing an organization
4. Please inform your colleagues about the new regulation.
a. [noun] an activity that you spend time doing, usually when you are not working
b. [noun] someone that you work with
c. [noun] a person who opposes another person
5. His dream was to get the highest position in the company.
a. [verb] to talk to someone in a friendly informal way
b. [noun] rank or level in a company
c. [verb] cease to support or look after

PART B_8

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. b. [adjective] acting quickly
2. c. [noun] a person who is hired to work for someone else
3. a. [noun] a meeting for training or discussion
4. b. [noun] someone that you work with
5. b. [noun] rank or level in a company

PART C_1

Please construct your own sentences using the following words.

PART C_2

1. employee Answer: .
2. prompt Answer: .
3. seminar Answer: .
4. position Answer: .
5. colleague Answer: .

PART C_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)

PART D_1

Please complete each sentence by choosing the correct answer in the box below.

PART D_2

colleague employee position
prompt seminar organization
1. I have a ____________ to attend before lunch.
2. She currently holds the ____________ of general manager.
3. You can always ask one of your ____________ to help you with the project.
4. In business, a ____________ reply is crucial.
5. The company is concerned about the welfare of its ____________.

PART D_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. I have a seminar to attend before lunch.
2. She currently holds the position of general manager.
3. You can always ask one of your colleagues to help you with the project.
4. In business, a prompt reply is crucial.
5. The company is concerned about the welfare of its employees.

PART E_1

Let’s talk. Please answer the questions by stating your opinions.

PART E_2

1. Some people say that work should only be done in the office and never at home. What do you think about that?
Answer:
2. Employees should not work overtime. Do you agree or disagree?
Answer:

PART F_1

Now, I will ask you the following questions. You may ask questions, too.

PART F_2

1. What is your dream job?
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2. How many hours do you think should employees work?
Answer:
3. At what age would you like to retire?
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4. Have you ever had a part-time job?
Answer:
5. How important is a job for you?
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6. What can you say about working overtime?
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7. What is an ideal work environment for you?
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