miércoles, 15 de febrero de 2017


thanks to Dulce Rosales

vocabulary Jobs

General vocabulary
What do you do?
I'm a model 
She works as a lawyer
o   a regular job
o   commuter
o   employee
o   employer
o   He took a job as a waiter.
o   occupation
o   profession
o   to earn one's living
o   to run a firm
o   trade
o   What do you do for a living?
o   Worker
o   Temporary/ part-time job
o   application
o   application form
o   apprentice, trainee
o   apprenticeship
o   CV (curriculum vitae)/ resume
o   job interview
o   skilled worker
o   to apply for a job
o   training
o   training course
o   vacancy


o   period of notice
o   To be unemployed/ to be out of work/ to be on the dole
o   to fire/ to sack /to dismiss somebody
o   to resign, to quit
o   to retire
o   unemployment
o   unemployment benefit, dole money


Working hours, Pay
o   a full-time job
o   a part-time job
o   wages
o   flexitime
o   payslip
o   salary
o   to get a rise, to get a raise
o   to work shifts
o   to work overtime
o   wage cut



Generally, people who get paid a "salary" get their money monthly, and get the same amount each month. A salary usually doesn't change based on the number of hours you work.  If you get paid a "salary", you usually say things like "I make $30,000 a year."
If you get paid a wage, it usually means that you get a certain amount per hour. The more hours you work, the more money you will make.

  • vacancy ·  the state or condition of being vacant or unoccupied; emptiness ·  an unoccupied post or office: we have a vacancy in the accounts department
o   flexitime a system that allows an employee to choose the hours for starting and leaving work.
o   Payslip ‘nómina’
o   to get a rise, to get a raise (In American English, a person receives a raise in salary. In British English it is a rise.)

thanks to Dulce Rosales

job vs work

Thanks to Dulce rosales

lunes, 13 de febrero de 2017

that´s Key exercise cloze

Doormen in NY key
1.smart,2.associated 3.them 4.say 5.children´s .6. behave 7.movies 8.modest 9. building 10.the 11.have 12.of 13. if 14.cab 15.running 16. main 17. college 18. heath 19. ranging 20. ladder

miércoles, 1 de febrero de 2017

homework for future classes Intermediate 2.6 and 2.7

writing samples

19th February description
28th February informal email
7thMarch opinion essay
14th March story
26th March report
2nd April article
9th April review
23rd April for and against

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