What do they do?

Where do they work?

Look after the finances in an organisastion.

They work in an office.

Shave men's beards and cut men's hair.

They work in a barbers.

Barmen/women Serve drinks.

They work in a bar, pub or restaurant.

Chambermaids Clean and tidy rooms.

They work in a hotel.


Prepare and sell fish.

They work in a fishmongers.

Flight attendants Look after passengers.

They work in an airplane.

Judge and sentence people.

They work in a law court.


Defend and prosecute people.

They work in a law court and in a
lawyers office.


Look after people's eye sight.

They work in an opticians.

Carry other people's bags and luggage.

They work in a hotel or train station.

Meet and greet visitors.

They work in reception.


Sales Assistants Sell goods and look after customers.

They work in a shop.

Arrange appointments, type letters and organise meetings. They work in an office.
Operate on people who are sick.

They work in a hospital.

To Leave job:
To resign | To quit | To leave your job = to give up a job or position by telling your employer that you are leaving.
To retire = to leave your job or stop working because of old age or ill health.
To Lose job:To be dismissed | To be fired | To get fired | To be sacked | To get the sack | To get the chop | To get your P45 | To lose
your job = to be asked to leave a job, usually because you have done something wrong or badly, or sometimes as a way
of saving the cost of employing you.
To be made redundant = to lose your job because your employer no longer needs you.
Commuter - Ingázó
Employee - Alkalmazott
Employer - Munkaadó
He took a job as a waiter. - pincérként dolgozik
Occupation – betölteni (üresedést)
Profession - szakma
to earn one's living by sg – valamiből megélni
What do you do for a living? - miből élsz?
Trade - kereskedni
to run a firm – vállalkozást futtatni

Working hours, pay

period of notice – felmondási idő
to be unemployed
to be out of work
to be on the dole
to give somebody notice – felmond vkinek
to dismiss somebody - eltávolítani
Unemployment - munkanélüliség
unemployment benefit, dole money

Salary - fizetés
to get a raise – béremelést kap
to work in shifts – több műszakban dolgozni
to work overtime - túlórázni
wage cut - bércsökkentés
wage demand, claim - bérkövetelés
Wages – kereset, munkabér

a full-time job – teljes munkaidős
a part-time job - másodállás
continued payment of wages
In cases of illness, work accidents or other accidents,
employees and trainees are entitled to continued
payment of salary from the employer up to 6 weeks,
independent of their working hours.
pay slip
a slip of paper included with your pay that records
how much money you have earned and how much tax
or insurance etc. has been taken out

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