Business Present Perfect Things in Common game

Business Result Pre-Intermediate Unit 5

Try to find things that you have both done at work or in your studies this week:

Suggested topics

  • Busy/ Stressful
  • Commuting
  • Complain and respond to complaints
  • Conversations
  • Documents (reports, contracts, memos, emails, forms, letters, XL document, attachment, etc)
  • Foreign…
  • Meetings
  • Negotiations
  • Overtime
  • Presentations
  • Sign…
  • Socialising
  • Teleconferences and videoconferences
  • Telephone and answering machine
  • Use English/ a computer/ …

Do the same thing with things about your whole working life


  • Application
  • Bonus
  • Conference/ Trade fair
  • CV (= Résumé)
  • Holiday/ Leave
  • Hours
  • Interview
  • Lose…
  • Office with…
  • Promotion – Demotion
  • Rejection
  • Shortlist
  • Subsidized…
  • Technology
  • Test/ Trial…
  • Training
  • Transfer

What tense did you use in the two discussions above? Why is that tense suitable?

What words can go together with these words to make compound nouns and other collocations?









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Related pages

Business Present Perfect page

Business Result Pre-Int page

Things in common blog post

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