Assistant

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Definition

an assistant: a helper, an aid, a secretary
noun

a shop assistant: a sales person, someone who works in a shop
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: I employ an assistant to help me with my research.
US: Spencer is a shop assistant for a big department store.
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Examples

  • "Shop assistant : There you go."
  • "Shop assistant : Olives!"
  • "Assistant : It's a fairground ride."
  • "Shop assistant : Huh?"
  • "Shop assistant : Hello there sir!"
  • "If it's ok, I prefer assistant."
  • "Shop assistant : Grammes?"
  • "Assistant : Sure."
  • "How will Jones balance the needs of Europe with his responsibilities as a special assistant in San Francisco?"
  • "I'm sure you'll find the job as gratifying as I found picking up your soiled tissues and discarded chocolate wrappers for the past decade as your special assistant."

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