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1.17 A trip to South Africa
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1.19 Bargaining
1.20 I'll leave the tip

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2.1 Have we met before?
2.2 The Museum of Cheese
2.3 Choosing a movie
2.4 The movie star
2.5 Can I take a message
2.6 Hotel complaints
2.7 Paul's accident
2.8 A luxury van
2.9 How about a manicure?
2.10 Bob's haircut
2.11 A sit-down meal
2.12 What's for dessert?
2.13 What is that color?
2.14 Feeling blue?
2.15 Art for the office
2.16 Paul the artist
2.17 The computer expert
2.18 New office tech
2.19 Marie flirting
2.20 Bob the romantic

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3.01 A little early
3.02 Etiquette in India
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3.07 Bob the dancer
3.08 The etiquette teacher
3.09 Planning the wedding
3.10 A new holiday
3.11 Somewhere safe
3.12 An epidemic in Finland
3.13 Bob's history book
3.14 Newspapers
3.15 New technology
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3.20 A trip to Tahiti

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Published: 11.26.2019
Level 5   |   Time: 2:38
Accent: American
Source: The Office

The Scranton branch prepares for their office to be closed.


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  3. ANSWER the questions.
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triangle Vocabulary

  • not definite [adj] - not 100% sure
  • come over [phv] - join from another place
  • sales [n] - the sales department
  • logistics [n] - the detailed coordination and organization of a company
  • run (a company) [v] - be the boss of, manage (a company)
  • number two (position) [exp] - one position lower than the main boss/manager
  • leverage [v] - use (something) to maximum personal advantage
  • restructure [v] - organize differently.
  • scramble [v] - do something quickly, clumsily, or with difficulty
  • absorb [v] - take control of something and make it a part of a larger entity
  • revisit [v] - deal with, confront
  • 400 miles [n] - 600 kilometers
  • For the time being [exp] - For now (short-term)

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression

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Michael Pam Jim Jan
  • Dunder Mifflin is regional paper company.
  • Jan is the regional manager of Dunder Mifflin.
  • Josh is the manager of the Stamford branch of Dunder Mifflin.
  • Jim used to work at the Scranton branch of Dunder Mifflin.
  • It was recently announced that the Scranton branch will be closing.
  • Staples in a large national paper and office supply company.

triangle Questions

  1. Jim wants to know who will be transferring into his branch from Scranton.

  2. Josh was supposed to be the manager of the two merged branches.

  3. Josh will become the manager of the two merged branches.

  4. Josh took a management position at another company.

  5. Josh used his promotion at Dunder Mifflin to get a better job offer at another company.

  6. Jan wanted to fire Josh.

  7. Jan offers Jim the number one management position in Scranton.

  8. Jim is excited about going back to Scranton.

  9. Jim doesn't like Michael.

  10. Pam doesn't know where Michael is.

  11. Michael told the Scranton staff that the branch is closing.

  12. The Scranton branch will close.

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Selling Paper