Foreign languages at work

Spanish A1 writing exercise

Los idiomas extranjeros en el trabajo

Susana tells us about the importance of knowing languages at work. In this exercise you'll practise El Presente, time expressions of frequency and the connectives "y", "pero" and "también".

Some vocabulary you may want to look up before or during this activity: "workmates", "to earn a salary", "to improve", "confidence" and "advantage".

I’ll give you some sentences to translate into Spanish

  • I’ll show you where you make mistakes
  • I’ll keep track of what you need to practise
  • Change my choices if you want
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How the test works

Here's a preview of the text for the writing challenge, when you're ready click the start button above:

I do not speak English well, but I can talk to my colleagues in this language every day. In my opinion, it is easier to find a job if you know how to speak English and sometimes you earn a higher salary. Also, languages improve memory, increase confidence, stimulate the brain and help solve problems. There are only advantages! And you, what languages do you use for work?

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