Lesson 24b

Dream Job

Level: Pre-Intermediate

Lesson contents:

- Reinforcement of "What do you do"
- Vocabulary "Mum" (UK), "Mom" US)
- The use of "run" for "manage"
- Vocabulary: "heart-wrenching",
   and "entrepreneur"


Always watch the video without subtitles first in order to train your ears! It's a good idea to watch several times until you feel the "music", before watching the version with subtitles. Your pronunciation will be much better if you follow this rule.


Exercises for this lesson:


How to do the lessons:
  1. Watch the video without subtitles.
  2. Do all the Exercises.
  3. Come back to this page.
  4. Watch the video with English Subtitles. Use the Pause button. People speak fast!


Problems? See general support or ask your question here.

What do you do? Is that your dream job? No?
What IS your dream job?
Watch this video, then click on Exercise 1


Same video with Precise Subtitles
Do the exercises after watching the video. The subtitled version is↓below.


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In this lesson, we ask the question "What do you do for a living?" but we also go beyond this question to ask the interviewees if they really like their jobs. In other words, is your current job your "dream job"? If not, what is your dream job?

Five people out of the 16 in this video seem to have already found his/her dream job.