interview

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noun
ADJECTIVE
face-to-face, in-person (AmE), one-on-one (esp. AmE), one-to-one (BrE), personal
phone (esp. BrE), telephone

Telephone interviews with over 400 businesses picked up high rates of satisfaction.

group
extensive, in-depth, lengthy
brief
follow-up, second
police

a police interview with suspected terrorists

magazine, media, newspaper, press, radio, television
exclusive

We have an exclusive interview with the director of the movie.

live

He did a live interview on the CBC News Morning show.

job

I have a job interview tomorrow.

VERB + INTERVIEW
carry out, conduct, do, hold

The survey team carried out over 200 interviews with retired people.

arrange, schedule

The company contacted her to arrange an interview.

request

A journalist called requesting an interview.

schedule
do, give (sb), grant (sb)

He's a very private man and rarely does interviews.

attend, be called for, have

She's been called for an interview for the manager's job.

air, broadcast, publish

The interview was published in all the papers.

feature

This month we feature an interview with Nicole Kidman.

audiotape, record, tape, videotape (esp. AmE)

She taped an interview to appear the following day on ‘CBS Sunday Morning’.

All police interviews are recorded and transcribed.

INTERVIEW + NOUN
room
panel (esp. BrE)
techniques
procedure, process

The questions are the central point of the whole interview procedure.

question

Prepare answers to possible interview questions.

footage

The documentary combines interview footage and clips from his films.

clip, segment, snippet (all esp. AmE)
transcript
request

I get a lot of interview requests from journalists.

PREPOSITION
in an/the interview

He said in an interview that he wanted to get married.

interview about

He gave the paper an interview about his musical tastes.

interview between

an interview between the French Foreign Minister and the President of Egypt

interview for

an interview for the post of sales manager

interview with

He had an interview with IBM.

an interview with the Vietnamese leader

PHRASES
a round of interviews

We're about to start the second round of interviews for the post.

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verb
Interview is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑journalist, ↑police
Interview is used with these nouns as the object: ↑applicant, ↑candidate, ↑participant, ↑survivor, ↑suspect, ↑witness

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  • interview — [ ɛ̃tɛrvju ] n. f. • 1872; mot angl., du fr. entrevue ♦ Anglic. Entrevue au cours de laquelle un journaliste (⇒ intervieweur) interroge une personne sur sa vie, ses projets, ses opinions, dans l intention de publier une relation de l entretien.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Interview — Студийный альбом Gentle Giant Дата выпуска 1976 Записан февраль март 1976 …   Википедия

  • Interview — Sn erw. fach. (19. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. interview, dieses aus frz. entrevue m. Zusammenkunft , einer postverbalen Ableitung von frz. entrevoir sehen, treffen , zu frz. voir sehen , aus l. vidēre und l. inter . Verb: interviewen.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Interview — »für die Öffentlichkeit bestimmtes Gespräch zwischen ‹Zeitungs›berichterstatter und einer meist bekannten Persönlichkeit über aktuelle Tagesfragen oder sonstige Dinge, die besonders durch die Person des Befragten interessant sind«: Das Wort der… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • interview — [in′tər vyo͞o΄] n. [Fr entrevue: see INTER & VIEW] 1. a meeting of people face to face, as to evaluate or question a job applicant ☆ 2. a) a meeting in which a person is asked about personal views, activities, etc., as by a newspaper reporter or… …   English World dictionary

  • Interview — In ter*view, n. [F. entrevue, fr. entrevoir to see imperfectly, to have a glimpse of, s entrevoir to visit each other. See {Inter }, and {View}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A mutual sight or view; a meeting face to face; usually, a formal or official… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interview — In ter*view, v. t. To have an interview with; to question or converse with, especially for the purpose of obtaining information for publication. [Recent] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interview — [n] questioning and evaluation account, audience, call, call back, cattle call*, communication, conference, consultation, conversation, dialogue, examination, hearing, meeting, oral, parley, press conference, record, statement, talk; concepts… …   New thesaurus

  • interview — ► NOUN 1) an occasion on which a journalist or broadcaster puts a series of questions to a person of public interest. 2) an oral examination of an applicant for a job or college place. 3) a session of formal questioning of a person by the police …   English terms dictionary

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  • interview — I noun audience, audition, colloquy, conference, congressio, conloquium, consultation, conversation, dialogue, discussion, exchange of views, hearing, meeting, mutual exchange, oral examination, question and answer, talk, verbal intercourse II… …   Law dictionary

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