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We will try to put articles of interest to those of you who share your talents and time with the newly arrived in our cities.

Some of our students learning.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

More of A Day in the Life of

Here are some more ideas for “A DAY IN THE LIFE OF”

Martha - food assistant

Hello, I’m Martha.  I have a part-time job.  I work on Saturday and Sunday.  I make sandwiches in a café.  I work in the local park.  I start at 7am and finish at 4pm.  I also serve coffee and fill the fridge. 

TASK 6: Answer the questions.  Write sentences.


1.     What is her job title?         ____________________________

2.    Does she work full-time?     ____________________________

3.    Where does she work?        ____________________________

4.    What time does she start? ____________________________

5.    What time does she finish? ____________________________

6.    Where is the café?              ____________________________

TASK 7: Read the information. 

Jack- cleaner

My name is Jack.  I work in a hospital.  I work part-time for three days a week.  I start work at 8am.  I clean the bathroom, mop the floor and polish the tables.  I finish work at 6pm. 


Write some questions for Jack.

1.     _______________________         He is a cleaner.

2.    _______________________         He works in a hospital.

3.    _______________________         He starts at 8am.

4.    _______________________         He finishes at 6pm.

5.    _______________________         No, he works part-time. 

6.    _______________________         His name is Jack.