What’s your profession?

English Vocabulary 1 March 2010 | 6 Comments

It’s always good to know the different professions, so you can talk to people easily and carry on a conversion.

An architect is a person who designs houses and buildings. A landscape architect is a person to designs gardens and parks.

In the restaurant, a waiter (male)/waitress(female) is the person who takes your order and brings you your food. The chef or cook is the one who cooks the food.

In an airplane, the pilot flies the plane. The navigator is the person who plots the course. The people who serve you food and take care of you in other ways are called flight attendants. They were called stewards(male) and stewardesses(female), but now they are not called that anymore.

A lawyer is the person who defends people in court. The judge is the person who presides over the courtroom and makes decisions.

In the tech industry, you have the programmer or developer who codes the programs. You have the software tester or quality assurance analyst who tests the software. Lastly, you have the documentation writers. They are the ones who write the user guides for the programs.

Then there are the fun jobs like the circus performers. They work various jobs in circuses. They include: tight rope walkers, the ones who walk on a rope way high up in the air. There are also clowns which like to make kids laugh. The lion tamers are the people who are in charge of the lions. Acrobats are the ones who turn flips and perform stunts.

6 Responses on “What’s your profession?”

  1. pudmaker says:

    hi Yvonne! this is pudmaker from twitter! I really wanna improve my English and your homepage will help me a lot! Thanks Yvonne, i’m looking forward to your updates!

  2. Yvonne says:

    Thanks Pudmaker! I appreciate it! I eventually want to put some videos on it this blog too! Hopefully soon.

  3. angie says:

    And don’t forget about “busy body” is someone who makes everyone elses business there own. We have lots of people in America who have the full time job of being a busy body!

  4. Yvonne says:

    That is good one! Thanks for posting it!

  5. Albemayra says:

    Well, I’m journalist, I write about different topics, to except political issues

  6. Yvonne says:

    Thanks for coming to my website! You have such a great profession! I’m sure you must love your work.

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