Jobs ESL Video Lesson

  • Topic: Jobs – My father is a doctor.
  • Communication Objectives: Talk about people’s jobs.
  • Language Objectives: Describe what people do for a living and ask questions about their jobs. Learn how to answer the same questions.
  • Vocabulary:  jobs –doctor, dentist, nurse, police officer, firefighter, teacher, farmer  etc.
  • Sentence Structures:
    • What does your mother do?
    • She is a teacher.
    • She teaches children.

jobs occupations


3rd person singular:  We will use the 3rd persons singular with verbs. Instead of adding ‘s’ to the verb like we generally do, we will add ‘es’ to these verbs.


  • I do / He does / She does
  • I take care of teeth. / He takes care of teeth.

 I look after sick people. / He looks after sick people.