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1 In examinations we have to transform formal English into informal, or the other way around.
Complete the informal sentences here, choosing the correct phrase. Only one is correct in each case
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  1. Depending on whether the vacancy is still available, I would like to submit an application I want to (1) @gap
    send in
    an application if the position hasn't been (2) @gap
    filled
    yet.

    send in / send through / completed / filled

  2. I am writing in regard of the position I saw advertised at the employment agency. I am interested in learning further details about the job entails. I am writing (3) @gap
    about
    the job I saw advertised at the job centre. I want to ask for some (4) @gap
    extra information
    about what my responsibilities would (5) @gap
    involve
    .

    about / for, more date / extra information, involve / include

  3. I'd like to enquire about the terms and duration of the contract. Is accommodation provided or would I be responsible for that expense? I want to ask about what is in the contract and (6) @gap
    how long
    it is for. Do you provide me with a (7) @gap
    place
    to live or does the money come from my (8) @gap
    pocket
    for that?

    how much / how long, house / place, wallet / pocket

  4. What is your company policy regarding annual leave and other benefits? Are prospects for promotion promising? What does your company do about yearly (9) @gap
    holidays
    ? What are the (10) @gap
    chances
    of me being promoted?

    breaks / holidays, chances /opportunities

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