英語で見る: Hanging up on work

From BBC Learning English
Please click here to watch the video.

When is our time our own and when does it belong to the company? We all love to keep in touch using the latest gadgets. But the stream of phone calls and emails when you’ve left the office can make out-of-hours time seem like you’re still on duty. The German government has decided to tackle the issue. It’s laying down rules on when companies can and can’t contact their employees.

Homework
After watching the video, think of the questions below and write an answer to ONE of them (5-10 sentences):
1. Do you have any electronic “gadget” that you like very much? What is it? What do you is it for?
2. What do you think about the decision of the German government?
3. Make your own sentences with the words written in bold.

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