Will robots take our jobs?
If you are sitting at a desk, driving a taxi or answering the phone, stop for a moment and ask: could a robot or machine do this job better? The answer, unfortunately for you, might well be yes. These days more and more jobs are done more efficiently by a machine. Listen to Neil and Finn’s conversation and learn new vocabulary.
This week’s question
What makes a job more likely to be done by robots? Is it if a job involves…
a) manipulating small objects?
b) working in open spaces?
c) social and emotional skills?
You can hear the right answer at the end of the programme.