Exercise 137

Asking work-related questions beginning with “Why” on  participation in a project that reflects one’s interest in a profession

工作方面問題 /描述所參預方案裡專業興趣的表現


1.  Why have you long been intrigued ___ science and technology?

A. by 
B. for
C. on

2. Why has your  interest in electronic products culminated ____  successful completion of a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University?

A. on
B. to
C. in 

3. Why did you enter the hi-tech IC design industry ___ pursue a career as an engineer?

A. for
B. to 
C. on

4. Why are you able to apply the practical laboratory experiences ____ graduate school to your current working environment?

A. from
B.  on
C. with

5.Why ____ your company offer such a highly competitive work environment?

A. are
B. do
C. does

6. Why did you develop a love ____ nursing while at university?

A. at
B. for
C. on

7.  Why is your personality conducive ____ stressful work situations?

A. to
B. by
C. on

8.  Why ___ you become involved in this project?
A. before
B. was
C. did

9. Why did you first ____ interested in participating in health care management?

A. be
B. become 
C. are

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Further practice can be found in Unit 3 of Writing Effective Employment Application Statements by Ted Knoy.