A: Well, our company has been sold. All former employees have to clear out by Monday.
B: That is so hard-hearted! They didn’t even try to find a way to keep people on?
A: No! They were totally merciless. They just said “That’s it. Thank you. Goodbye.”
B: Well, I’m glad you are not working for such ruthless people!
clear out: 立即并永久性地离开某地。
keep on: 继续雇用某人。