be absent from
He has been absent from work for three days.
be entitled to
Everyone is entitled to give their own opinions.
A: Hello, Nick. Could you tell me if there are any special rules in our company?
B: Sure. The working time is from nine to five. Don't be late or absent from work. You should report your work to manager Wang every week.
A: Is there anything else? What about my salary?
B: There is a strict and reasonable salary standard in our company. You can get your salary on the 10th day of every month. Benefits are paid according to the employee's length of service and the employee's past attendance record.
A: Thank you for telling me about this. Would you mind telling me something else, such as attendance record, the holidays and how to ask for leave.
ask for leave表示“请假”
B: All employees seem to ask the same question and I can understand. In addition to the important holidays and weekends, there are three days off a month.
in addition to表示“除了”，相当于“besides”
A: How about the annual leave?
B: After working for a year, you're entitled to a week's annual leave.
A: I see, thank you very much.
B: You're welcome.