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Making Introductions at Work

In this lesson, students learn what to say when meeting people for the first time in a business setting. This lesson is also useful for managers who need practice introducing colleagues and putting new employees at ease with small talk.

Sample
Vocabulary
  • take a call
  • take a seat
  • commute
  • role
  • administrative duties
  • head to
  • paperwork
  • find one’s way around
  • fit in
  • give … a call
  • report to
  • keep … waiting
  • take … around
  • drop … off
  • meet briefly
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • comprehension
  • vocabulary review
  • listening
  • language functions
  • speaking
  • reflection
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Type in the Blanks)
  • Conversation 1(Dialogue)
  • Conversation 2(Dialogue)
  • Conversation 3(Dialogue)
  • Conversation 4(Dialogue)
  • Note-Taking(Open-Ended Questions)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Language Functions(Multiple-Choice)
  • Conversation Practice (Pair Activity)(Reference)
  • Role-Play (Group Activity)(Reference)
  • Review & Reflection(Speaking Task)