Tag: Health

Jobs – money

‘gross salary’ is the salary before anything is deducted for contributions and tax. Her gross salary is £50 000 but obviously she takes home considerably less than that. He earns £40 000 a year gross. ‘net salary’ is the salary that you are paid after deductions have made My gross salary is around £60 000 but the […]

Business English Vocabulary – pay part 2

We all go to work to earn money. Let’s look at more vocabulary to talk about our salaries: ‘gross salary’ is the salary before anything is deducted for contributions and tax. Her gross salary is £50 000 but obviously she takes home considerably less than that. He earns £40 000 a year gross. ‘net salary’ is the […]

English Phrasal Verbs – do

These exercises are about using the verb ‘to do ‘ combined with particles:   ‘to do away with’ means to get rid of something or to stop using something.  We did away with all the old equipment and invested in some new. Let’s do away with formality and use first names. ‘to be done in’ […]