Ines works in HR in a large sheet metal stamping company and needs to make presentations, first to her boss, then to companies or other departments. She specifically wants to improve her grammar skills.
Trained:Attendance at midnight mass went up (go) this year, according to the Catholic Church.
~ Say it:Attendance at midnight mass went up this year, according to the Catholic Church. ~ Question the text ~ What went up this year? Answer: Attendance. ~ What did attendance do this year? Answer: Go up. ~ When did attendance go up? Answer: This year. ~ According to who did attendance go up? Answer: The Catholic Church. Work on it! ~ Make a new sentence changing the subject and object of 'went up' ~ Find another subject of 'attendance' ~ Your answer: ~ Find a modifier of 'go up' ~ Your answer: ~ Find another modifier of 'year' ~ Your answer: Get ready for it! ~ Place, time, characters and situation ~ Place: ~ Your Company 2017 ~ Time: ~ Presenting the quarterly report ~ Characters: ~ You, your boss and another manager ~ Situation: ~ Say how the number of employees has changed. ~ Example: The situation improved suddenly. Sales dropped slowly. ~ Production fell drastically. Costs increased slightly.
~ the rate of absenteeism rose last year
~ the number of sick employees shot up last year
~ the number of employees on payroll shot up due to an acquisition
~ the number of managers we headhunted reached a high of about 50.
~ Schedule a class
~ Make a comment below