Oct 182012
 

Anna is burning the candle at both ends – in other words she’s working from early until late preparing for the launch of their latest product – the Imperial Lemon. Denise is concerned about her working overtime, something she would never consider doing. But will Anna’s extra efforts pay off or will she end up selling bananas instead of lemons?

This programme focuses on language to use when you want to check you have got the correct information about something.

Phrases from the programme:
Burning the candle at both ends.
Doing overtime.
Putting in the hours.
Burning out.


 

English at Work 11 – Overtime Transcript Video

 

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