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Rewrite each sentence so that it contains the word or words given, and so that the meaning stays the same. Do not change the words given in any way.

a) Terry works in a different place now. JOB

Terry has a different job now.

b) A good boss looks after everyone in the company. EMPLOYER

c) I am sure you will learn a lot in this job. EXPERIENCE

d) This job is a good way to earn money, but that's all. LIVING

e) The firm gave me a rise after I had worked there a year. RAISED

f) The company was profitable last year. MADE

g) I had to be interviewed at head office. ATTEND

h) My annual salary is £12,000. A YEAR

i) Jill is employed by a firm of accountants. WORKS

j) We advertised the job in the paper. PUT


Decide which answer (A, B, C or D) best fits each space.

Choosing a job

One of the most difficult decisions is choosing what to do for a (1) B For example, do you want to follow a definite (2) , and (3) a low (4) at the beginning, but have good (5) in a company that trains its (6) ? Or are you more interested in taking any kind of work, because you need a/an (7) ? You may have to (8) the fact that a good (9) can be difficult to find. In that case, why not take a (10) one? You will gain some useful (11) Remember that even if you have the right (12) , you may have to (13) lots of application forms before you are asked to (14) an interview. But don't worry if you don't know what you


  A salary B living C employee D work
  A company B training C business D career
  A earn B gain C win D take
  A money B profit C cheque D salary
  A hopes B prospects C futures D promotions
  A employers B crew C staff D persons
  A money B cash C account D income
  A face up to B go over C come up with D call off
  A work B labour C job D seat
  A temporary B overtime C profitable D short
  A experiences B experienced C experience D experiencin
  A qualifications B exams C letters D degrees
  A fall through B get on C turn down D fill in
  A be B attend C make D advertise
  A work B job C do D employ


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