Cover of the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book

The key answer of exercise 2

The key to exercise solutions in chapter 5.6 - Speaking for the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book with authors Vaughan Jones and Sue Kay from Pearson Education


Listen to an interview between the students and the counselor and answer the questions.


  1. Was your journey OK? Make yourself at home. No problem, that's what we’re here for.
  2. Vet, chef's apprentice, chef, hairdresser.
  3. Jobs which require a lot of studying. Becoming a vet requires a lot of studying, while becoming a chef or a hairdresser requires less.
  4. She used expressions to full time: Well, let me see...; Erm, to tell you the truth, ...; Actually, it's kind of a tough one...; Erm ...that's an interesting question...
  5. E.g. at a job interview, when telling a white lie, making an excuse, saying something you know will be upsetting, trying not to answer a question