May 23, 2017

Save your sanity for less

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Can you describe what does “run down” mean?
Read this article from the BBC website and talk about this topic in our GROUP LESSON!

 

Let’s face it, nobody makes smart decisions when they’re tired and run down.

Staying refreshed and rested is crucial for your emotional and financial health. Not convinced? There’s plenty of evidence that shows most people could do with a break.

People in Mexico, South Korea and Chile are among the hardest workers in the world, according to data compiled by the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development in 2012. The OECD tracks various data for about 34 countries.

In the UK, 40% of employees say they are are working harder than they did a year ago and 53% admit they have to do the job of more than one person (…).

 

Article by Kelsey Hubbard
Click here to read the full article and watch the video.

 

What does it mean? Click and find out!

to run down (adj) in very bad condition; that has not been taken care of
evidence (n) the facts, signs or objects that make you believe that something is true
to compile (v) to produce a book, list, report, etc. by bringing together different items, articles,
to track (v) to follow the progress or development of somebody/something
employee (n) a person who is paid to work for somebody

 

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