a man giving a speech

James Dawson, a company manager, is retiring. Listen to this speech given at his retirement party then try the activities.


Task 1 - order the sentences

Task 2 - vocabulary

Task 3 - active or passive


James Dawson started with the company in 1972 so he has spent a long time with one organisation. Do you think this is a good idea or would you prefer to move to different employers. Post your ideas below.