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In this lesson we will learn how to ask people about their occupations.
Kenan: Hey! So, what do you do for a living?
Kel: I’m a carpenter. What about you?
Kenan: I’m a musician.
Kel: Wow, that’s really nice.
Kenan : Yep, but I don’t earn as much as carpenters.
Michael: Hey, Angelo. How have you been?
Angelo: I’m doing okay, busy with work. So, are you still in college?
Michael: Yeah! I’m in my final year. Gonna graduate this year.
Angelo: That’s great!
Kenan: Nice to meet you, Angelo. I am a musician. And you?
Angelo: Well, I am into stocks. I am an investment consultant.
Kenan: So you tell people how to make money?
Angelo: Yeah, you can say that.
Kenan: Cool! You must be really good with money.
Lydia: Hey Andrew, I heard that you write?
Andrew: Yeah, I do!
Lydia: Is it just a hobby or have you made it your career?
Andrew: I aim to be a published writer. You can call this my hobby and career too.
Lydia: Wow, I’m impressed. Never knew a writer before.
Amy: What do your parents do?
Greg: My dad is a football coach and my mom is a bank manager. What about your parents?
Amy: My mom is a housewife and my dad is a businessman.
Greg: That’s pretty good.