English with Kirsty – episode 167
Social situations – problems and solutions when talking about your job
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Sometimes my students have difficulties when it comes to talking about their jobs in English. In this episode, I talk about nine of these problems and what people can do to solve them.
- My job title doesn’t translate very well.
- It’s difficult to explain, even in my own language.
- I’m not used to explaining this in English or using the relevant vocabulary.
- I need different answers for different groups.
- I always undersell myself.
- I have too many things going on.
- I talk too much!
- I can’t answer the follow-up questions.
- I don’t have a job.
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