Changing Jobs

Vocabulary Follow-Up

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   competitive      dedicated      get rid of      is downsizing      outdated      retrain      streamlined      update      was bought out      was laid off   
1. My grandfather's way of thinking is so ; he thinks women should stay at home and have babies.

2. I have no idea what is happening in the world. Have you heard the latest news ?

3. Where can I this Coke can? Is there a trash can around here?

4. John and Mark both really want to win the contest. They are so .

5. They made many changes to the Nexus Thunder last year. For example, they the car's design to reduce wind resistance and improve gas mileage.

6. Last month, that small book store by a large international chain.

7. The government is trying to help the auto workers who lost their jobs.

8. At present, my company , and I am afraid I might lose my job.

9. Sarah over two months ago, and she is still looking for work.

10. Ted is the perfect father. He is very to his family.
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