Your English teacher may seem to you as your sledge hammer because he is always telling you what to do, but the thing is that he does not treat teaching as an ordinary job. As well, remember...
Don’t treat love or leisure like a job (The Guardian) Selectivity exam to do
Here's a listening exercise to do: Rise of the machines (6 Minute English, BBC Learning English)
And now let's listen to this song: Sledgehammer by Peter Gabriel
Have a look at this version with lyrics. What does 'sledge hammer' mean? However, Sledge hammer! was also a sitcom in the 80's
Learn English with Papa >>> "Be up to" vs "Be up for"
Some extra exercises for my students in 2º Bachillerato >>>
UNIT 4 Work
2 No work … is required.
3 Working … may vary.
4 … need to be flexible.
2 I didn’t think I could ___________ a living doing what I loved.
3 I need to ___________ a little danger in my life.
4 It ____________ me three years to qualify.