KET/PET备考突破2000词汇第二十期来啦，本期的主题是Talking about your work!
本系列English Vocabulary in Use将和大家分享剑桥英语官方初级词汇的内容，适用于A2高级段和B1初级段的小朋友们，帮助小朋友们轻轻松松突破2000词汇量！
询问工作英文表达方式：What do you do
What do you do?
What do you do for a living?
What is your job?
I’m a teacher/an engineer/a bus driver.
I work for a … 来表达工作的地方、机构
I work for a community college.
I work for an online English company.
I work for a training company.
I work for the local council.
I work for myself. (个体经营、自主创业）
I work in… 来表达工作的领域
I work in advertising.
I work in sales.
I work in agriculture.
I work in the fashion industry.
I work in the tech industry.
I work in the sales department in a car company.
I work in the marketing department of a cosmetics company.
I work in the design department of a sports company.
James and Emma are business consultants [商业顾问]. They advise people who want to set up a business [创业], especially in health and fitness. James deals with [处理] the marketing, while Emma is responsible for [负责] products such as towels, equipment, beauty products, etc.
Amy is a manager in a veterinary surgery [兽医诊所]. She runs [经营] the day-to-day business of the surgery and is in charge of [管理]a small team: three receptionists, an accounts manager and a secretary.
She does administration [行政] work such as buying food, medicine and equipment; she also handles any complaints that customers make.
James deals with … …
Amy runs … …
She does administration … …
I’m responsible for…
Emma is responsible for … …
I have to…
I take care of…
Most of my time is spent…
The money is great/pretty good!
The money is not very good at all.
The pay is terrible.
I wish the money were better, but what can you do?
I get paid very well.
I am on a pittance! (very low salary)
I earn a lot of money.
I’m paid an average salary.(平均工资)
I work fixed hours.
I work from 9 to 6.
I start work at 9 and finish work at 6.
I have to do so much overtime in my job
I have to do overtime every week
I do overtime most days — and I don’t get paid for it!
I called in sick this week
I am calling in sick today
I need a sick leave.(病假)
I want to take some annual leave.(年假)
Alexander Carpenter works 1 sales, and he’s a regional manager. He 2 the north-west region and he’s 3 for a small team of five other sales people. His job 4 a lot of travelling within the region, and he’s in contact with his team on a day-to- 5 basis. It’s not a nine-to- 6 job: Alexander has to do a lot of 7 . Fortunately he can 8 a lot more money by doing this, and his working 9 are quite good. After income 10 he makes £60,000 11 year. Recently his wife had a baby, but the company gave him extra time 12 to be with her after the birth. Kelly Bradbury is a financial adviser for a bank. She specialises in mortgages, which means that she 13 people who want to buy a flat or a house. At the moment Kelly spends a lot of her time 14 with young people who are trying to buy a property for the first time, which is not easy. She works 15 hours – 9 am to 5 pm – and she doesn’t have to 16 overtime.
2 runs / is in charge of