為什麼我的部門流動率這麼高？Why is staff turnover so high?
4. counter-productive 與目標或計劃相反的
= a result or effect opposite to the one intended
Keeping a log of everything you do each day can sometimes be counter-productive.
5. be attributed to 起因於
= because of
The recent drop in sales can be attributed to the financial crisis.
6. to be frank 坦白的
= to be honest and direct
Let me be frank… I don’t like it at all!
7. to circulate ['s"kjD`let] 散播
= to spread around
Tim’s birthday card has been circulating around the office for everyone to sign.
8. idle gossip 八卦流言
= pointless and counter-productive chat or rumours
My boss said I need to spend more time working, and less time spreading idle gossip.
9. not up to scratch 沒有達到預期標準
= not meeting expected standards
This report is unclear and has lots of mistakes. It really isn’t up to scratch.