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Session 2 - News Review

background checks
checks on the things a person has done in their past

to go around something in order to avoid it

executive action
an action taken by a person in charge which doesn't follow the usual approval procedure

Session 3 - Lingohack

the act of giving official information

not allowed to go to work for a period of time

electronic parts used to improve body parts that don't work properly

Session 4 - Stop saying...

Alternatives to let's go

When you're leaving a place in a group:

  • Time to make a move
  • Let’s hit the road
  • Off we go
  • Let's get outta here
  • Shall we?

When you're leaving by yourself:

  • I'm off