Vocabulary - Jobs and Professions 5

Match the definitions on the right with the words on the left. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable. ANSWERS
  • work on commission
  • come out on strike
  • a temporary job
  • royalty
  • livelihood
  • vacancy
  • work overtime
  • a permanent job
  • be on the dole
  • probation
  • money that is paid to somebody who has written a book, piece of music, etc.
  • long-term employment
  • a job that is available for someone to do
  • to spend time working at one's job in addition to one's normal working hours
  • to be paid according to the amount you sell
  • to receive money from the government because you do not have a job
  • short-term employment
  • a time of training when you start a new job to see if you are suitable for the work
  • to refuse to work in order to bring about change
  • something such as your work that provides the money that you need to live