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Starting a Career Game
Complete the story with words from the list:
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Jung was a Korean boy who'd studied hard through high school, and he had
with very good grades. But Jung didn't know what he wanted to do in the future so he went to see a career
. After the meeting, Jung decided to study computer programming and
in a computer course near his home.
Jung studied hard, but he also wanted new clothes and gadgets so he worked
in a department store. After finishing his course, Jung
his part-time job and began to look for full-time work. He wrote a curriculum
showing his education and employment history and sent it to companies that were
Before long a company contacted Jung and asked him to come for a job
. Jung arrived in his brand new suit and was sent to see the company's
manager, Ms Kim. Jung asked Ms Kim about the position and about prospects for promotion and any fringe
that came with the job. Ms Kim also asked Jung many questions as she needed to
his personality and suitability for the job.
A few days after the interview, Ms Kim offered the job to Jung and he was happy to
. After working at the company for the next six months, Jung was promoted and his
was raised. Jung enjoyed the work, got on well with his colleagues, and felt his
was off to a good start.
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