Lesson Number: 343

1. Main Lesson

Jeff Bezos will step down as CEO

Jeff Bezos is stepping down as Amazon CEO

Jeff Bezos founded Amazon from his Seattle home in 1994. Since then, Bezos has built Amazon into the world’s largest online retailer. Twenty-seven years and billions of dollars later, Bezos is planning to step down as Amazon’s CEO and transition to executive chairman later in 2021. Plus, learn “step back from.”

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2. Expression

Step back from

When someone “steps back from” a job or a role, that person is going to reduce his/her duties, but not eliminate them entirely.

3. Video lesson

Thanks to

Identify the most important factor with ‘thanks to’

4. Learn the Lingo

Dabble in

To “dabble in” something means to be involved with it in a casual manner.