Category Archives: WORK/CAREER

Letters of request

How  to write a request letter Sample request letters Advertisements

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Listening: changing jobs

What would make you change jobs? A better salary? More prospects of promotion? Improved job satisfaction? You’re welcome to make a comment!! Your teacher will definitely appreciate it!!  Five different people are talking about how they gave up office jobs to do … Continue reading

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Listening: training courses + a cloze

Let’s spend 30 minutes improving our listening and reading skills, and, as a byproduct, practising for the test! As we are involved in the topic of education and training, you can listen to some people talking about training courses (multiple … Continue reading

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At work- listening

Things that have recently happened to people at work (different speakers, multiple matching). You can use the link to youtube or this more mobile-friendly page: http://engexam.info/ielts-cae-practice-tests/cae-listening-practice-test-5/4/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ok4k3dYhChc&list=PLCF1dW6rNPXXvPOmvqhIXUzxvOxm5cxYZ&index=4

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Listening: changing jobs

What would make you change jobs? A better salary? More prospects of promotion? Improved job satisfaction? You’re welcome to make a comment!! Your teacher will definitely appreciate it!!  Five different people are talking about how they gave up office jobs to do … Continue reading

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Listening (training courses) plus a cloze

Let’s spend 30 minutes practising for the test! First you can listen to some people talking about training courses (multiple matching listening) Now you can do a cloze (a text with gaps) based on recent events.

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Jobs? What kind of jobs?

Is coal mining the solution to create jobs? People used to shop till they dropped, but now they click till they’re sick…. Humour helps to distance ourselves from reality but also to understand it better.

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