Category Archives: WORK/CAREER

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: Advertisements

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Listening: quitting office jobs

Five different people are talking about how they gave up office jobs to do other types of work. Try this multiple matching listening: Are you becoming a career addict? Check this out:

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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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Job interviews: How to succeed

Knowing some of the toughest questions you may encounter in a job interview may help you. If you are aware of some typical mistakes other candidates might make is always advisable. More interesting articles and info in msn.

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