Review of Unit 1: A Personal Profile

LISTENING GAP FILL: STEVE JOBS

Steve Jobs was the _________________ of Apple Inc. and former CEO of Pixar Animation Studios. He was the _______________ shareholder in Walt Disney. Jobs’ name is associated with innovative products like the iPod, iPhone, iTunes and iPad. He was a much-respected _______________ whose management style is studied worldwide. His attention to design, function _______________ millions of fans.

Jobs was born in San Francisco in 1955. He became interested in computers when he was a teenager and _______________ after school at Hewlett Packard. In 1974, Jobs got a job _______________ the video game maker Atari. He _______________ money to _______________ India and then returned to Atari, where he met Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.

Jobs and Wozniak founded Apple in 1976. Jobs persuaded Wozniak to make a computer and sell it. Together, they _______________. It was the first small computer with a _______________ to be commercially successful. Jobs also built the computer on which the World Wide Web was created. He _________________ for style and functional perfection, which became _______________.

Jobs guided Apple to be _______________ in the digital revolution. The introduction of the iMac and other __________________ made Apple a powerful brand with a _______________. Jobs also enjoyed considerable success at Pixar. He created Oscar-winning movies such as ‘Toy Story’ and ‘Finding Nemo’. Jobs’ _________________ is: “You’ve got to find what you love.” He died in October 2011, aged 56.

WRITE A PERSONAL PROFILE OF STEVE JOBS.

Include this information

  • Basic personal information (name, date and place of birth, age)
  • Important achievements (at least 3)
  • His interests

Write 80 words

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