Read the four job adverts to practise and improve your reading skills.

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and do the exercises.

Reading text
Do you like cars? Are you friendly and do you like chatting with people? Would you like to make £200 a day selling cars? If you answered yes to the above questions, we’d like you to be on our team! (Driving licence required.)
Motor Ground is a car sales company that buys and sells used cars.
Chennai, India


We're looking for a marketing manager to manage an international team. Ability to speak English necessary. Salary is £50,000 a year.
Groovy is a German clothes company that has shops in countries across Europe.
Munich, Germany


French teacher wanted to teach children between the ages of 3 and 12. Applicants must have teaching experience. £15 per hour.
LinguaFun is a language school that offers modern language classes to students of all ages.


Nurse needed in private hospital. Must be registered to work in the UK. £25,000 per year.
Private hospital with 50 years' experience providing high-quality health care.
London, UK
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What jobs would you like to apply for?
I would like to apply for team leader in the sales department. I like to manage my work with my team members and I did many jobs in my past as a sales executive.

What jobs would you like to apply for?

I would like to apply for a salesman position in an international company.
I am a salesman in local company, and I am trying to improve my English skill to apply this job. It will be challenged but I think it's worth to try.

I would like to get higher position for organization. So, I must try to improve my English language skills.

I would like to apply for salesperson position.Because I love talk every person and I am so social. I believe my communication ability .This job fit of me.

I'm only work in my country, and i want to improve my english skill. Maybe after 1 or 2 year later, i want have a job in a difference country.

I would like to be free and be my own boss, so I would like the job of entrepreneurship and being a business owner

i think it is marketing manager because i can speak a little bit english, from this job i can improve my english and £50,000 is my dream salary.

I would like to apply for a job that helps me improve my skills in Machine Learnig field
I would like to manage the things. I want to become a businessman. I worked for it. I learn English fot it. I'm doing a graduation in economics.
I would like to apply for a job that helps me gain experience in the area of electronic engineering, which is what I am currently studying.
I wouldn't like to apply for any of them because I like other jobs. I would apply to be a doctor
I would like to apply to Motor Ground, because I like to chat with other people and I have experience in sales jobs as a real estate agent. I sure this job is ideal for me.
I would like to apply for French teacher as I am a teacher and I have a good level in French. In addition, I really like being in Singapore, it's a wonderful country.
I wouldn't like to apply to anything of the jobs in the text because I don't like to work in these places. However, if I don't have other option I would apply to the French teacher
I would like to apply for a Airport job. I studying English with you and every day I learn lots of things. I´m sure, I will get it :)
I would like to apply for French Teacher because It is suitable for me and I am a teacher in real life.
I'd like to apply for a financial accountant, or a primary/ secondary mathematics teacher, or a project manager... The only job that is related to my studies is project manager, but I'd like to do some courses that might allow me to apply for the other ones. The idea is to widen my opportunities and expand my skills to different areas from those that I studied...
I'd like to apply as a marketing manager, because I've been 8 years' experience in marketing field in the tourism particular, and the annual salary is for me it's really great and pretty opportunity, and I hope like this one for me.
Among above position, I would like to be a marketing manager to lead an international team. I can speak English and understand other people who also speak English. As a marketing manager I could earn more money for my family even though I should take more responsibilities for my team, but I do not afraid. It would be a great honor if I could work in a German company as I learn German people are very serious and responsible.
Personally, i love to teach others because I have been working as a Lecturer of ICT from last 5 years.I think this is a novel profession and overall feedback of a good teacher is praiseworthy. However, it varies from person to person which occupation will be perfect for him but this is people passion to find out his career path form his own interested fields. Whatever, we are thinking about our goal ultimately without good work and understanding it is cumbersome to reach the destination,
i would like to apply for a DC (deputy commissioner) post. because its very good job to help poor peoples and our country too.
I want to apply for management positions. This kind of work is interesting and challenging for me. Despite the fact that I did a bachelor’s degree in education.
I would like to apply for French teacher job. Because I am a teacher now actually It would be nice to do different job so I should think a little more time.
I would like to to apply for a marketing manager , it’s not my study major , i have a law degree , but i incredibly like commercial law and corporate law , and i have plans to switch my major to marketing management in the future , and making a good living and working with people from all across the world
If I have the opportunity to choose one of those job positions, I would like to apply as marketing manager. Because I have degree in Economy, knowledge about the marketing field, and English skills. The annual salary is reasonable and also I enjoy working with people from different countries. It would be a great way to pick up some German language.
Well, there is so little choice. I have a driving license but don't have driving experience, I also don't know French and I'm not registered to work in the UK. What is left? Marketing manager? I don't fully meet the requirements but what else I can do?