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APPLYING FOR A JOB
Exercise # 1
Read the following job
|1. Needed: Full time
secretary position available. Applicants should have at least 2 years
experience and be able to type 60 words a minute. No computer skills
required. Apply in person at United Business Ltd., 17 Browning Street, Leeds
||2. Are you looking for
a part time job? We require 3 part time shop assistants to work during the
evening. No experience required, applicants should between 18 and 26. Call
366 - 76564 for more information.
|3. Computer trained
secretaries: Do you have experience working with computers? Would you like a
full time position working in an exciting new company? If your answer is
yes, give us a call at 457-896754
||4. Teacher Needed:
Hania's Playschool needs 2 teacher/trainers to help with classes from 9 a.m.
to 3 p.m. Applicants should have appropriate licences. For more information
visit Hania's Playschool in Leicester Square
|5. Part Time work
available: We are looking for retired adults who would like to work part
time at the weekend. Responsibilities include answering the telephone and
giving customer's information. For more information contact us by calling
||6. University positions
open: The University of Bristol is looking for 4 teaching assistants to help
with homework correction. Applicants should have a degree in one of the
following: Political Science, Religion, Economics or History. Please contact
the University of Bristol for more information.
Which position is best for these people?
Choose ONLY ONE position for each person.
Exercise # 2
Read the following information about
different pen pals.
|1. Mary, 24 years old,
comes from Scotland and would like to find a pen pal who comes from East
Europe. She likes playing the piano and listening to jazz music. She is
interested in history but does not like discussing politics.
||2. Kim Lee, 19 years
old, comes from Seoul, South Korea. Kim loves travelling and hopes to visit
Great Britain in the future. He would like a pen pal who is interested in
discussing the differences between life in Europe and life in Asia. He loves
listening to pop music and playing football in his free time.
|3. Pietro, 42 years
old, comes from Argentina. He is a businessman and would like to find a pen
pal who is also a businessperson and lives in North America. He is married
with three children and likes using the Internet in his free time.
||4. Helga, 33 years old,
comes from Germany and speaks French, English and Russian. She would like a
pen pal who is interested in exchanging ideas about language learning. She
does not like using computers for learning and believes that language
learning can only happen in a classroom.
|5. Jennifer, 18, comes
from Cardiff in Wales. She is interested in discussing the political
differences between East Europe and the United Kingdom. She loves riding her
horse, Jackie, and listening to jazz music.
||6. Alessandro, 25 years
old, comes from Rome. He is interested in finding a pen pal who speaks
different languages and can exchange ideas on using the computer for
learning purposes. He likes playing tennis and football in his free time.
Which pen pal is best for these people? Choose ONLY ONE pen pal for each
our short survey