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Lesson 1 - Exercises

31.7.2020, , Zdroj: Verlag Dashöfer

Lesson 1 – Exercises

Mgr. Filip Hajný, Mgr. Daniel Makovický

Exercise 1

Brainstorming methods are essential to vocabulary building and revision. Test your vocabulary before you start reading the theory.

Please think of at least:

  • 5 different jobs requiring a law degree

  • 5 areas of law

  • 5 institutions you often deal/cooperate with

  • 5 documents you work with on a daily basis

  • 5 acts/legal regulations you work with

Was this a difficult task for you? Would you be able to think of more than 5 examples? Anyway, this is a very useful vocabulary training called 5 things and you can practice it any time while studying Legal English or taking part in this course. Just think of different categories every time you approach a new topic. And now, welcome to the world of legal professionals.

Exercise 2

Match the following words with the legal professions below. Some words may be connected with more than just one profession.

client, receivable, courtroom, heir, success fee, plea agreement, power of attorney, claimant, seizure, trial, certificate, guilt, evidence, trainee, payment schedule, deed




enforcement officer:


Exercise 3

Find mistakes in the following sentences:

  1. The act about public procurement was passed yesterday.
  2. The Civil Code has been amanded numerous times already.
  3. The latest EU direction related to agriculture has left our farmers worried.
  4. The Act on the Citizenship of the Czech Republic contains voidance