First Day to Work
Mark: Hello, good morning. Do you remember me?
Secretary: Oh! Yes, you are the man who asked so many questions yesterday.
Mark: I am sorry. I was very nervous about the job interview.
Secretary: That’s O.K. I was very nervous on my job inverview, too.
Boss: Mark!! Hello. How are you this morning?
Mark: I’m fine, thank you. Mr. Wilson. And you?
Boss: I am well, too. But today I am very busy. I have reports to create and I have meetings to attend.
Boss: I think today I will not have time to take you for a tour of the office. I will ask the secretary to do that for us. O.K.?
Boss: Linda, would you take Mr. Johnson for a tour of the office, please?
Secretary: Yes, sir.
Boss: Thank you very much. Oh! Mark, would you meet me today at 1 o’clock for a business meeting, please?
Mark: Sure. No problem, Mr. Wilson. I will be there.
Boss: Thank you.
Secretary: O.K. Please come with me, Mr. Johnson.
Mark: Please call me Mark.
Secretary: O.K. Mark, this will be your desk and this is your chair. This is your telephone. These are your files.
Mark: Wow! I feel like it is my birthday.
Secretary: Well, here are some more birthday presents.
Secretary: Here are your pens and pencils, your calculator, your ruler, your sissors, your stapler.
Secretary: You’re welcome.
Mark: By the way, a moment ago I didn’t hear your name.
Secretary: Oh, my name is Linda. How do you do?
Mark: Yes, nice to meet you, Linda. So, do you work here everyday?
Secretary: Yes. I work here Monday to Friday.
Mark: Oh! So, you are free on Saturday and Sunday?
Secretary: Well, yes, I don’t work on Saturday or Sunday.
Mark: Neither do I! So if you have some free time, maybe we could go to see a movie and eat some dinner.
Secretary: Sure, that would be nice. Would you mind, can I ask you a question?
Secretary: When we go and see a movie and eat dinner …
Mark: Yes …
Secretary: Would you mind if I invited my husband and three children?
Mark: Husband?? And children?? Uhh, sure, that’s fine.
Mark: So, uhh, if I need to send a fax, where is the fax machine?
Secretary: The fax machine is in here.
Mark: And what about computer?
Secretary: The computers are over there and you can use them any time.
Secretary: Oh, Mark. I would like to introduce you to Tom Brown and Susan Davis. Tom is the Purchasing Manager, and Susan is the Marketing Supervisor.
Mark: It’s nice to meet both of you.
Tom: Thank you. It’s nice to meet you also.
Susan: You are the new employee, aren’t you?
Mark: Yes. Today is my first day.
Tom: Welcome to our company.
Susan: Yes, welcome to the company. In fact, I will be your supervisor. Linda, do you mind if I take Mr. Johnson now and talk to him about his new job?
Secretary: Not at all. I just finished giving him the company tour. Well, goodbye, Mark.
Mark: See you later, Linda
Tom: See you later.