|SELECTIVIDAD ANDALUCÍA 2010 junio: OPCIÓN B|
|Examen de inglés de selectividad (Bachillerato LOE),
universidades públicas de Andalucía,
Examen realizado el martes 15 de junio de 2010.
Social care for graduates: compassionate embrace
"Old people should live in residential homes." Discuss.
If you had to do some work in social care, who would you like to take care of? Give reasons.
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|Answer questions 1-3 according to the information given in the text. Use your own words.|
|1.||Why is working in social care so satisfying?|
|... because you gain tolerance and improve yourself.|
|2.||What is the difference between working as a social worker and working as a social carer?|
|Social workers treat very difficult cases, often in coordination with local government or public services, and social carers look after people who are weak and need attention.|
|3.||Why is the government going to advertise so many jobs in the social care sector?|
|... because more and more people are in need of care.|
|Are these statements true or false? Justify your answers with the precise words or phrases from the text, or use your own words.|
|4.||If you want to become a social carer, you have to go to university.|
|FALSE: ... you don't need any particular qualifications to go into social care as a carer.|
|5.||Social carers do not influence the people they work with.|
|FALSE: Workers in social care have a big, positive impact on the people they work with.|
|NOTA: las respuestas de esta sección I. son simplemente cinco propuestas entre otras posibles. Añade las tuyas como comentario a esta entrada y las comentaré.|
|II.-||USE OF ENGLISH|
|6.||Fill in the gap with the correct option:
"Social carers ..... people with special needs." Look up / look for / look after / look on.
|"Social carers look after people with special needs."|
|7.||Find in the text the word which has the following definition:
"a physical problem that makes someone unable to use one part of their body properly".
|NOTA: la definición está dada en el singular, pero lo que parece la respuesta obvia, "disability", no aparece en el singular en el texto, así que tendremos que elegir "disabilities".|
|8.||Find in the text one synonym for hard" (adjective)|
|9.||Which word is not an adverb?: Actually / often / elderly / usually|
|10.||Give a question for the underlined words:
"Social workers need a university degree".
|What do social workers need?|
|11.||Fill in the gap with a correct form of the verb in brackets:|
|"By this time next year, I will have finished (finish) my studies".|
|12.||Complete the following conditional sentence:|
|"If you gave up smoking, you would feel better.|
|NOTA: la respuesta de esta pregunta 12. es simplemente una entre otras posibles. Añade la tuya como comentario a esta entrada y la comentaré.|
|13.||Join the following sentences using a relative. Make changes if necessary:
"Many graduates feel the need to do something different when they get their degree. Many graduates decide to become social carers."
|Many graduates who feel the need to do something different when they get their degree decide to become social carers.|
|14.||Write a composition of approximately 120 words. Choose one of the following options, and focus strictly on it. Specify your option.|
|A)||"Old people should live in residential homes." Discuss.|
|B)||If you had to do some work in social care, who would you like to take care of? Give reasons.|