simulcast /‘sɪm(ə)lkɑːst/ 联播
e.g. a long-haul flight 长途飞行
Globalisation and technology are accelerating both job creation and destruction.同时加速着工作的创造和破坏
Some studies suggest that 65% of children now entering primary school will have jobs that do not yet exist and for which their education will fail to prepare them, exacerbating skills gaps and unemployment in the future. ……那些教育无法匹配的工作，使技能断层和失业在未来进一步恶化
Even more urgent, underdeveloped adult training and skilling systems 落后的成人培训和技能系统are unable to support learning for the active workforce有效员工 of nearly 3 billion people.
inertia /ɪ’nɜːʃə/ 不活动，惯性
e.g. Outdated cultural norms and institutional inertia create roadblocks for过时的文化规范和制度惯性成为……的路障／阻碍 half of the world’s talent – and are getting worse in the new context.
suffice /sə’faɪs/ 满足……的需要
e.g. Most education systems are so far behind the mark on keeping up with the pace of change 到目前为止无法跟上变化的步伐today and so disconnected from labour markets that nothing short of a fundamental overhaul will suffice in many economies.
openness to education innovation
polarise /’pəʊləraɪz/ 使两极分化
e.g. While there are deeply polarised views about how technology will impact employment, there is agreement that we are in a period of transition.