Alan from practiceICAOenglish.com is interviewing Jett Green, an air traffic controller, about his career and experiences. In Part 1 he is talking about how it all began, working in the military and a few challenges that he encountered.
Here is a list of some vocabulary that you will hear in the video, that may not be familiar to you.
wealth of – a lot of
mishaps – mistakes that often lead to accidents
fad – a temporary fashion
risky endeavor – an action that could be dangerous
dedicated – committed, to have a goal
components – parts
cartwheel – to roll sideways wing over wing
formation – working as a team with good coordination
tag it – label it
connect with the audience – to feel that the people are really listening
modest – not vain, doesn’t like to admit the great benefits of his work
Would the mishap that Jett mentioned in this interview change your life?