Future career

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 28 March, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 28 March, 2006, 12:00am

Language Points

1. to leech off

to rely on someone else to provide all your needs.

Eg. She was too lazy to find a job so she leeched off her sister for years.

2. to find (one's) niche

to seek a position that is well-suited to a person

Eg. After graduation, he found his niche in the computer field.

3. to spread (one's) wings

to extend a person's activities or interests to other areas.

Eg. Many young people want to spread their wings by travelling around the world.


1. What is your dream job?

2. Do you think travelling can help widen your horizons?