Feb 192013

In this episode of the English at Work: Language used for giving career advice.

It’s a difficult day at the offices of Tip Top Trading. The office assistant Denise is losing her job and today is her last day. Anna is busy with her work and trying to get everyone to sign Denise’s leaving card, but there’s important business to attend to as well.

Language for helping others with advice about their career:

This week’s programme focuses on the language that you might use to try and help someone find another job.

Phrases from the programme:

You need to think positively.
Try looking in the job section in the newspaper.
There are loads of job-finding websites you could sign up for.
What about ringing some of the people you know?
You could register with a recruitment agency.

English at Work 52 – So long Denise! Transcript Video


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