Learn key vocabulary for talking about your skills and personal qualities. Practise your language skills to describe and respond to questions about your personality, character and abilities.
For questions 1 - 5, read the Spanish and choose the correct statement to summarise what each person says.
Los empleadores buscan profesionales entusiastas y positivos.
Employees need to be professional
Employees need to be enthusiastic
Employers need to be enthusiastic
Las prácticas laborales ayudan a desarrollar las habilidades profesionales.
Many professionals have work experience
Work experience is practical
Work experience develops skills
Hablar en público es una de las debilidades de muchos trabajadores.
Speaking in public is a problem for some people
Speaking in public is an important skill
Many people don't like working with the public
El trabajo en equipo es una cualidad muy valorada en el mundo de trabajo.
You need to play team sports
Team work is important
It's more important to lead a team
Desafortunadamente muchas personas hoy en día no se molestan por los detalles.
Details aren’t important these days
Lots of people spend too much time on the details
Lots of people don’t pay attention to details
Listen to the Spanish and choose the correct statement to summarise what each person says.
I find it easy to adapt to changes
I'm not very flexible
I find it hard to adapt to changes
I am studying new things
I need to finish my studies
I need to keep learning new things
It's important to have good communication skills
Work is the most important thing
You need to get on well with your colleagues
I am very untidy
I am disorganised
I am very organised
I have good leadership skills
I like to work on my own
I prefer working with other people