Exercise 145

Asking work-related questions beginning with “Why” on one’s extracurricular activities that are relevant to employment

工作方面問題 /描述與求職相關的課外活動


1.Why did you become involved with an environmental protection organization ___ the university campus?

A. at
B. in
C. on 


2. Why did you start participating in the student volunteer organization ___ your university?

A. at/in
B. on/by
C. from/towards


3. Why did the extracurricular activities that you participated in during university heavily influence your decision ____ pursue a career in health care management

A. by
B. from
C. to 

4. Why did your extracurricular activities during university strongly influence your interest ___ the nursing profession?

A.  in 
B.  from
C.  at


5. Why did you _____ involved in helping youth?

A. are
B. become 
C. be


6. Why do you feel ___ participating in extracurricular activities is important?

A. that 
B. which
C. how


7. Why did extracurricular activities make you aware ___ your social responsibilities?

A. of
B. in
C. for

8.  Why do you feel that effective communications skills are essential ____ successful collaboration within a group?

A. by
B. for
C. on

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Further practice can be found in Unit 6 of Writing Effective Employment Application Statements by Ted Knoy.