STATE. GOVERNMENT. POLITICS

CHAPTER 3

STATE AND POLITICS. MAN AND HIS CAREER

A MAN AND HIS CAREER

Ex. 9, p. 123

JOES

RESPONSIBILITIES

Mechanic

Repairs cars

Farmer

Grows crops and raises animals

Chef

Prepares meals in a restaurant

Nurse

Looks after patients in a hospital

Disc

Jockeyplays songs on the radio

Architect

Designs buildings

Plumber

Fixes leaking taps

Ex. 14, p. 124

B)

– Natasha Wilkins. Ito Oshima,

– Natasha Wilkins.

– Ito Oshima.

– Roberto Fellini.

Roberto Fellini.

C)

Doctor likes helping sick people.

Firefighter, wants to save lives.

Barman Likes meeting people.

D)

1) to save lives;

2) the training local gym;

3) an entrance test;

4) an entrance course;

5) wish me luck;

6) to meet people;

7) to get angry;

8) a full-time job;

9) to Work long hours;

10) to complete a course.

E)

Ambition

Reason

Job

Qualities

Plans/Fixed

Arrangements

Natasha

Wants to work as a doctor

Likes helping sick people

Hardworking and careful

After finishing her A levels she is going to study Medicine at University

Ito

Wants

to be a firefighter

Wants to save lives

Brave and strong

After the test, in September, he is going to begin a firefighting training course

Roberto

Wants to be a barman

Likes meeting people

Friendly and patient

He is getting a fulltime job in his uncle’s bar

Ex. 15, p. 124

1. make mistakes

2. work

3. studied

4. taking

5. wish

Ex. 19, p. 125

1. Management is a process of managing people.

2. Managerial skills are certain skills that managers need in order to do their jobs effectively. These skills include conceptual, technical, administrative and human-relation skills.

3. “To see the big picture” means to plan ahead.

4. Technical skills include the ability to use the knowledge, tools and techniques of a specific discipline or field.

5. Administrative skills include the administrator’s ability to process paper work in an orderly manner.

6. Human-relation skills include understanding other people and interacting effectively with them. They are important because a manager has to use the efforts of other people in order to achieve organizational goals.

7. A person can acquire these skills through education and experience.

Ex. 22, p. 127

A)

1) C

2) E

3) B

4) A

5) D

B)

1) – introduces points against;

2) – introduces the main topic;

3) – sums up the topic;

4) – introduces points for.

Ex. 24, p. 128

1) c

2) e

3) a

4) f

5) b

6) i

7) d

8) g

9) k

10) h

11) 3

12) n

13) l

14) m

Ex. 36, p. 135

International Employment Agency

12, Knight Street

London W4a

Box No 86354

83054 Donetsk Ukraine

Dear Sir,

I would like to apply for the position of children’s nurse. I have just come back from Prance where I worked as a nanny for about a year. I have driving license as well. I enclose my curriculum vitae.

Yours faithfully,

Irina Drugova




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