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Jobsearch 6: Job advertisements (part 1)

A good way to improve your vocabulary is to look at language used in job advertisements. You will notice the same phrases appearing again and again. Look at the following phrases from job advertisements. Do they refer to the company, the candidate (the person applying for the job), or the job benefits (extra money or other advantages you might get as part of the job)?

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job advertisements
publicity about jobs available

to retire
to stop working, usually because someone has reached a certain age