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Advertisements for jobs in Norway are today often in English and you may be required to speak English at a job interview. Here you will find some tasks which will help you prepare for a job interview in English.

Jobbintervju

Have there always been job interviews? Watch this short video and see what you think.

  1. What do you think is important in a job interview? Note down your ideas.
  2. Check out the information at the following link. Would you add anything to your list. Classic Job Interview Questions

Workplace Vocabulary

Workplace vocabulary 1

Formal and Informal Language

Test your knowledge of which expressions are suitable for formal and informal situations.

Formal, Neutral, Informal?

Personal Appearance

  1. Discuss the job seekers in the pictures on the right. Are they dressed suitably for an interview? Why/why not?
  2. In what way do you think appearance and body language may influence the outcome of an interview?

Roleplay

You have been called in for an interview for an apprenticeship in an international company and have to be able to talk about yourself and your skills in English. Work in pairs and prepare your questions and answers and then act out the interview.

Interviewer - suggested questions:

  • Describe yourself.
  • Why did you decide to apply for this job?
  • What are your strong points?
  • What are your weak points?
  • Why do you think you should get this job? (personal qualities, professional skills)
  • Other questions?

Interviewee:
Prepare answers to the interviewer's questions.

Make a Video

In pairs: Half the class makes a video showing a successful interview while the other half shows what to not do in an interview. Useful link: Job Interview Tips

Learning content

Written Communication - How to:

What is core content and additional content?
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    How to Analyze a Novel

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    How to Write a Book Report

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    How to Analyze a Short Story

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    How to Analyze Poetry

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    How to Analyze a Film

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    How to Write a Film Review

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    How to Write a Newspaper Article

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    Characterise a News Article

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    How to Write an Article

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    How to Write an Essay

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    How to Write a CV

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    Job Application - Vocational

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    How to Work with Instructions

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    How to Write a Formal Letter

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    How to Write a Letter to the Editor

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    How to Write a Report

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    Write a Report - Checklist

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    How to Write a Report - Work Task or Event

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    How to Write a Work Report

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    How to Write Factual Texts

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    How to write with style

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    Working with Projects - Grammar Checklist

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    Example text: How to Write an Essay

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    How to Analyze a Novel (easy)

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    How to Analyse Poetry (easy)

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    The Language of Poetry

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    Rhythm (advanced)

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    Sound

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    Themes

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    CV - vocational

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    How to Organize Project Work - Intro

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    How to Check - Oral Presentations

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    How to Write a Project Paper

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    Working with Projects - Log Entries

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Oppgaver og aktiviteter

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    How to Work with Novels

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    Body Language

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    Write a Letter to the Editor

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    How to Get the Message Across

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    How to Write a Book Report - Quiz

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    How to Make Job Enquiries

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    How to Make a Vox Pop Interview

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Vurderingsressurs

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    Self Assessment - Projects

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