Expressions using Themes (e.g. Collocations, IELTS, Business English)
The person giving the exam will usually ask you to tell them a little bit about yourself. This is a useful question, as you are almost always asked to do this in a job interview or in an interview for college or university. Here are some helpful expressions and sentences to help you get started:
Expressions to Talk About Work and Study
I am a young student here in London.
I am here to study English.
My ambition is to study next year.
I am finishing my school exams.
I have been finished university for three years now.
I am looking for work.
I am improving my English with the hope of being promoted.
I am pursuing a career in...
My goal is to...
I hope to graduate from…
I am applying to a number of universities.
I am employed as a...
I am working part time to finance my studies.