Reason 4 Reading: Convenience vs Inconvenience


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Read the Manager Tools Newsletter Post here: Convenience vs Inconvenience

Don’t forget to study the expressions below first!

Vocabulary Boost:

  • It’s worth it: it’s good to have . It brings value to me.
  • Ugh! :interjection used to show you are annoyed or upset
  • Grumpy: having a bad temper or complaining often
  • To be over something: to not be bothered by something anymore
  • A funk: condition where one is sad , depressed & can’t seem to think or act normally
  • Sharpening the saw: preserving and enhancing the greatest assets you have
  • A saw: a tool with a blade used to cut wood
  • Sharp: having a thin edge that is able to cut things
  • To turn out: to happen or develop in a particular way

Conversation Builder: Here are a few questions that can initiate conversation in the classroom or amongst friends.

  1. What can you do today to make tomorrow more efficient?
  2. What’s your favorite time saving app?
  3. Do you save your details on websites? Why or Why not?
  4. How much on-line shopping do you do?

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