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                English Textbook Level One – Page 59:  Jobs People Do (Pictures Only)


Occupation(s) – [ok-yuh-pey-shuhn] – /ˌɒkyəˈpeɪʃən/

A person’s usual or principal work or business, especially as a means of earning a living;                                                 vocation:


Acrobat – A skilled performer of gymnastic feats, as walking on a tightrope or swinging on a         trapeze.

Artist – A person who practices one of the fine arts, especially a painter or sculptor.

Dentist – A person whose profession is dentistry.

Doctor – A person licensed to practice medicine, as a physician, surgeon, dentist, or veterinarian.

Fisherman – A person who fishes, whether for profit or pleasure.

Nurse – A person who has the general care of a child or children.

Pilot – A person duly qualified to operate an airplane, balloon, or other aircraft, steer ships into                                 or out of a harbor or through certain difficult waters.

PolicemanPolice Officer – A male member of a police force, body or law enforcement.

PolicewomanPolice Officer – A female member of a police force, body or law enforcement.

PostmanMailman – A person employed by the post office to deliver mail; mail carrier.

Scientist – An expert in science, especially one of the physical or natural sciences.

Teacher – A person who teaches or instructs, especially as a profession such as an instructor.

Writer – A person engaged in writing books, articles, stories, etc., especially as an occupation or                profession, as an author or journalist.



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Astronaut: A person engaged in or trained for spaceflight.

Electrician: A person who installs, operates, maintains, or repairs electric devices or electrical                     wiring.

Fireman – Firefighter: A person employed to extinguish or prevent fires.

Juggler – A person who performs juggling feats, as with balls or knives.

Sailor – A person whose occupation is sailing or navigation.

Singer –A person who sings, especially a trained or professional vocalist.

Soldier – A person who serves in an army; a person engaged in military service.



                English Textbook Level One – Page 59:  Jobs People Do (Textbook)

  1. Discuss the passage.
  2. Ask the student’s what their mother’s, father’s, relative’s or friend’s Occupation is.
  3. Ask what the student would like to be when they grow up, and why.



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