English Lessons

English Lesson: Ideally, I'd like to be responsible for managing a small team of my own.

You're interviewing for a job. The interviewer asks you what you'd like to be doing in 5 years. You answer like this.

English Lesson: Could you give me a few pointers?

You're taking a martial arts class. You're practicing a technique, but you're not sure if you're doing it right. You ask a more experienced student to watch you and give you some advice.

English Lesson: I was going in for the handshake but he came in and kissed me on the cheek.

You have a client who lives in another country. You made a business trip to visit him. When you met him, you were confused about which customs to follow. You tell a friend about the confusing greeting.

English Lesson: I couldn't help but notice that your shirt has something written in Korean on it. Do you know what it says?

You see someone who's wearing a t-shirt with Korean writing on it, but it doesn't make sense. You ask whether he understands it.

English Lesson: Obviously, I'm not exactly at peak physical condition myself, so who am I to talk?

You and a friend were talking about a celebrity who recently gained weight and doesn't look healthy. You're also a little overweight, so you admit that you shouldn't criticize this person.

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