Assalamualaikum warahamtullahiwabarokatuh. Good morning, everyone. Today we are going to talk about salary increase.
Before we begin, I’d like to ask you some questions.
You can refer to the sample answer:
Without looking at the video script, please complete some missing words.
They want a salary increase for several reasons, such as ________, standard of living, and how long ________have been working for a company.
There can be some steps before a strike or ________actually. The first thing that might happen, a representative of a labour union discusses an increase. However, when there is a deadlock after several attempts, the employees will go on strike or do demonstration until the employer increases the salary ________to the deal.
Please complete the blanks. Do you have the same answers with a classmate next to you? Compare your answers with your partner and then watch the video to confirm by watching the following video:
2. There can be some steps before there is a _________ in the company or demonstration in some parts of the _________.
4. However, when there is a _________ after several attempts, the employees will go on strike or do demonstration until the employer increases the salary according to the _________.
5. Honestly, my previous _________ paid me 5 million rupiahs for the job, so I would like to receive at least 6 million if that’s fair _________.
6. I’d like you to review the salary not only because there is a _________ in the regional minimum wage, but also because of my achievements and contribution to this _________.
Interview a friend with the following questions:
After finishing your interview, watch the sample interview and complete the missing blanks without looking at the video script. However, you may read some parts of the video script only when you find difficulties:
I’d prefer not to say, if that’s OK. I’m _________ I’ll be fine with the _________salary.
I have a _________job that can help me with financial problem, but that’s a tough _________.
All right. Honestly, my _________employer paid me 5 million rupiahs for the job. Therefore, I would like to receive at least 6 million rupiahs _________. Is that fair?
I’d like you to give me extra money for my transport. As you know, I have moved to another _________, so that I have to take a train and a bus. Last year I just commuted by train, which cost only 20 thousand rupiahs for the round trip. Now I also have to pay the extra of 5 thousand rupiahs for the bus, and another 5 thousand for its return _________.
One last thing. I’d like you to review the salary not only because there is a change in the regional minimum wage, but also because of my _________and contribution to this company. You know, I have been working here for more than ten years, so I need to be _________financially.
Switch the role and make an interview again, but you can adjust or add the questions.
As you have finished making an interview, make a report of the interview result. Make some notes to prepare, and below are the examples. Watch a sample of reporting the result of an interview, when necessary, by watching the following video.
Watch a video clip and discuss the questions that follow. Neither look at the video script nor read the sample answers. However, you may replay or pause the video. You can also watch some vocabulary practices in this link when you need it.
Compare your answers in groups. Check your answers by completing some missing words. You can turn to complete sample answers only when you think it is too difficult.
It honours the __________ of justice for workers, businesses, and the Jakarta __________.
The governor Anies Baswedan __________ the Jakarta provincial minimum __________ by 5.1 percent.
The suggestion was addressed to __________ of __________ Ida Fauziyah.
He said that it was a __________ of appreciation for workers and also the spirit for the economy and business __________.
The first variable was the 1.6 __________ rate and the second variable was the national economy __________ rate of 3.51 percent.
Help yourselves with extra vocabulary and useful expressions resources plus answers. Play, pause, or replay only when you think you need them. Add extra vocabulary or write useful expressions to prepare the project, and you may discuss the vocabulary only when you find difficulties with the meaning.
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However, you can skip this activity when you have sufficient vocabulary and useful expressions to develop your project, which can be a monolog, an interview, a conversation, or role-play.