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15.1 Language Functions (02:39)


Examples of giving warnings include: warnings about health, sympathetic warnings, giving an ultimatum, intimidating or threatening, and presenting the options.

15.2 Grammar (03:34)

Examples of using imperatives include: behave professionally, communicate effectively, giving a warning, encouraging action, and taking control.

15.3 Idioms (03:25)

Learn the definition of several idioms. Examples include: "mind your business," "no buts," "shape up or ship out," "put up with," and "I've had it."

15.4 Vocabulary (05:21)

Examples of vocabulary words include: excuses, assertive, dangerous, terminate, and cubicle.

15.5 Pronunciation (02:51)

Examples of short form words include: it's, I'm, she's, that's, she'll, don't, we're, and what's.

Credits: Giving Warnings: English at Work (00:17)

Credits: Giving Warnings: English at Work

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Learn to understand and give warnings, and to use imperatives without sounding offensive.

Length: 16 minutes

Item#: EDP156437

ISBN: 978-1-64481-132-0

Copyright date: ©2013

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