Words and phrases
What makes you think that you would be a success in this position?
I would do well in this position because I have four years of experience working in this field. I'm good at what I do and I'm easy to work with.
A: I have good news.
B: What's that?
A: I have an interview with an IT company on Wednesday.
B: That's fantastic. Have you prepared for the interview?
A: Not really. I've just looked over my resume a few times.
B: Let's practice a few questions.
A: Okay, ask anyway.
B: What kind of applicant do you think we're looking for at our company?
A: The successful applicant must be hardworking, responsible and honest.
B: Good. What makes you think that you would be a success in this position?
A: I would do well in this position because I have four years of experience working in this field. I'm good at what I do and I'm easy to work with.
B: Okay. What are your salary expectations?
A: Oh, I haven't thought about that before. I guess I should. Well, to be honest, I don't mind if I start with the low salary because I'm rather desperate for work right now.
B: That might not be the best thing to say to an interviewer. You shouldn't ask too much or too little.
A: But I have no idea how much freelance IT consultants earn.
B: That's something you should research before you go to the interview.