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Business English Exercise | Topic: Job Interview Vocabulary 1

This exercise is designed to teach you some of the common words, terms, and expressions used during a job interview. Hopefully it will help you get the job that you always wanted :)

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. When did you start your current ____________________ ( = job)?

2. I left my last job because I felt that they didn't recognize my ____________________.

3. I've always been a team ____________________. ( = I've always worked well with other people)

4. I believe I'm a good ____________________ for this position.

5. Tell me a little about your ____________________ job ( = your last job).

6. I developed good communication skills ____________________ as a customer service representative.
  while working
  when working
  by working

7. What does "rep" stand for?

8. You shouldn't discuss salary until the interviewer ____________________ ( = starts talking about it).
  brings up
  brings it on
  brings it up

9. An interviewer might ask you what your "salary ____________________" are. This is the formal way of asking how much money you require.

10. Many companies want to hire someone who can ____________________ well.
  take pressure/stress
  handle pressure/stress
  get pressure/stress

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