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AM/PM Session - 16 October 2018 - How clean is your office?

NatashaTNatashaT Posts: 1,045 Teacher
We read two articles looking at how clean your office really is:

https://theconversation.com/how-clean-is-your-desk-the-unwelcome-reality-of-office-hygiene-99099

https://www.printerland.co.uk/germs-in-your-firm-E412.aspx


Vocabulary Top 10:

personal grooming - taking care of hair, skin, nails, etc.

microbial - an extremely small living thing that can only be seen with a microscope

key strike - the act of pushing down a key on a keyboard

scrutiny - the act of carefully examining something especially in a critical way

refrain from - to stop yourself from doing something that you want to do

disinfect - to clean (something) especially by using a chemical substance that kills all germs and bacteria

harbour - to hold or contain (something)

lurk - to wait in a secret or hidden place especially in order to do something wrong or harmful

upholstery - the cloth, leather, etc., that covers a couch, chair, etc.

pose - to be or create (a possible threat, danger, problem, etc.)


Are you worried about how clean your workplace is?
What do you think the dirtiest thing in your workplace is?
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