#7. Employee of the Month

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Published: 4.24.2021
Level 4   |   Time: 2:16
Accent: British
Source: The IT Crowd

Jen becomes the most popular employee at her company after she dies.


    

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  • stunned [adj] - so shocked that one is temporarily unable to react
  • flabbergasted [adj] - very surprised
  • come to terms [exp] - accept
  • brilliant [adj] - great
  • a downward turn [exp] - getting worse

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


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Jen Moss
  • Moss and Jen work in the IT department of a large company.
  • Moss told people at the company that Jen died.

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  1. The employees at the company heard that Jen died in a car accident.
    True
    False

  2. Moss asks the other employees to avoid the IT department so that they can grieve (show respect after a death).
    True
    False

  3. Jen offers to get lunch for Moss and Roy.
    True
    False

  4. Employees at the company have send flowers to Jen because they really like her.
    True
    False

  5. Moss has told Jen that everyone at the company in very nice.
    True
    False

  6. Moss tells Jen the truth about telling everyone at the company that she died.
    True
    False

  7. Moss tells Jen that she has been made "Employee of the Month."
    True
    False

  8. Jen wants to thank everyone in the company for the flowers and card.
    True
    False

  9. Moss encourages Jen to go upstairs and thank everyone.
    True
    False


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The Death of Jen
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