Mon, 5 October 2009
In this ESL podcast we talk about getting a job and networking. Learn English vocabulary for daily life and the workplace
A: What are you up to later?
B: I’m going to ask Scott for a job at his company.
A: Are you serious?
B: Ya, why not?
A: I think you are barking up the wrong tree.
B: What are you talking about?
A: I think you blew your chances when you offended his girlfriend last week. She was really upset.
B: I apologized the next and and we’re good now. It’s all water under the bridge.
A: Well, I don’t know…
B: You don’t know about what?
A: Umm. Where was I?
B: You were trying to explain why I couldn’t get a job at Scott’s company.
A: Sorry. I forget. I lost my train of thought.
B: Thanks for the advice.
A: Don’t mention it.