• English for jobs: Giving good answers
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An in­ter­view

What is im­portant in a job in­ter­view if you want to make a good im­pres­si­on? Think of four things.
You should:
You shouldn't:
Lösung
ex­amp­les:
You should:
-wear nice clothes
-be on time
-be poli­te
-use for­mal lan­guage
-make clear that you are able to do the job
-try to be na­tu­ral

You shouldn't:
-just an­s­wer yes or no
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a)
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5
Write the let­ter A or B be­hind the num­bers.
Lösung1
1 A, 2 B, 3 B, 4 B, 5 A
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b) You can also work wit­hout part­ner.
Write your choice be­hind the an­s­wers in a).
Lösung1
1A: lan­guage: for­mal and poli­te
2B: con­tent: makes clear that he is able to do the job; lan­guage: for­mal and poli­te
3B: lan­guage: for­mal and poli­te
4B: con­tent: makes clear that he‘s pre­pa­red to do his job well and solve pro­blems
5A: lan­guage: for­mal and poli­te

Use page 147 for help.

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c) You can work alone, too.
Lösung1
ex­am­ple:
1 Yes, I am. I joi­ned the com­pu­ter club at school and wor­ked a lot with the com­pu­ter for the school ma­ga­zi­ne.
2 I try to stay calm and fri­end­ly to the cus­to­mers. I tell them to plea­se wait a mo­ment.
3 I would like to start as soon as pos­si­ble.
4 I think I am the right per­son be­cau­se I speak two foreign lan­guages, I‘m or­ga­ni­zed, re­lia­ble, and good at the com­pu­ter.
5 Thank you very much for the in­ter­view. I hope to hear from you soon.
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page 67
Work with a part­ner.
Fol­low the points in the book, speak free­ly and use cor­rect phra­ses.
Use one of the job ad­verts below.
Pre­sent the in­ter­view in front of your te­acher.