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Common English vocabulary- Jobs - related to Medicine by Mr.Zaki Badr



Common English vocabulary- Jobs -  related to Medicine
Common English vocabulary- Jobs -  related to Medicine

In this article, you're going to learn the following:

  • doctor meaning
  • Surgeon meaning
  • Dentist meaning
  • Vet  meaning
  • oculist  meaning
  • optician meaning
  • pharmacist/chemist meaning
  • Nurse meaning
  • paramedic meaning
In this video,you'll listen to the pronunciation of each word of common English vocabulary- jobs- related to Medicine.



doctor meaning:

Doctor dɑːktər/
doctor meaning
doctor meaning


a person who has been trained in medical science, whose job is to treat people who are ill or injured
Example:
You'd better see a doctor about that cough.

Surgeon meaning


Surgeon sɜːrdʒən/
Surgeon
Surgeon



​a doctor who is trained to perform surgery (= medical operations that involve cutting open a person’s body)


Example(s):
brain/heart surgeon.


Dentist meaning

Dentist  dentɪst/
dentist meaning
dentist meaning

a person whose job is to take care of people’s teeth
Example(s):
to see/visit/consult your dentist


Vet  meaning

Vet /vet/
vet
vet

a person who has been trained in the science of animal medicine, whose job is to treat animals who are sick or injured
Example:
We had to take the dog to the local vet.


oculist  meaning



oculist ɑːkjəlɪst/
oculist
oculist
​a doctor who examines and treats people’s eyes
Example(s):
My eyes hurt me. I need to see an oculist.


optician meaning

optician
optician

optician /ɑːpˈtɪʃn/
a person whose job is to examine people’s eyes and to recommend and sell glasses

Example:
I need to change my glasses. I need
to see an optician.

pharmacist/chemist meaning

pharmacist/chemist meaning

pharmacist/chemist meaning




a person whose job is to prepare medicines and sell or give them to the public in a shop or in a hospital



Example:
We had to wait for the pharmacist to make up her prescription.

Nurse meaning

Nurse meaning

Nurse meaning


Nurse /nɜːrs/
a person whose job is to take care of sick or injured people, usually in a hospital

Example:
a qualified/trained nurse


paramedic meaning

paramedic
paramedic

paramedic pærəˈmedɪk/
a person whose job is to help people who are sick or injured, but who is not a doctor or a nurse

Example:
Paramedics treated the injured at the roadside.
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My name is Zaki Badr.I am an online English teacher. Contact me on WhatsApp: +201027871551 I have been teaching English  since 2011. English teaching certificates that I got : *TESOL Certificate, Arizona State University,USA, December 2018.

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