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Employment

In this unit, English learners explore occupations and job search techniques. Students read help wanted ads, fill out application forms, and learn personality adjectives to use on resumes. This lesson includes an optional assessment task that requires teachers to print or photocopy a real page of help wanted ads from a newspaper or Internet listing.

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PDFs:

  • 5 hours
  • 15 pages
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Tasks
  • discussion questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading practice
  • pair work
  • group activity
  • abbreviations found in ads
  • filling in forms
Vocabulary
  • mechanic
  • real estate agent
  • accountant
  • secretary
  • tailor
  • plumber
  • nanny
  • carpenter
  • receptionist
  • architect
  • waiter
  • journalist
  • social worker
  • teller
  • electrician
Grammar
  • personality adjectives