Fragen & Antworten
LANGUAGE & SKILLS
Requests and responses
Alice, Peter and Sam are having a meeting to prepare for a future conference. They each have to make requests and respond to them. Let's see if you know what language they should use.
Word of the Day
watch your step
to be careful
"I don't believe that she wants to help. I think she wants your job. Watch your step, that's all."
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Word-building with negotiate
Expand your personal word bank: start with one word — and then learn all the members of the family.
Making science cool
Can students be persuaded to study science and technology? TV might help.
In the firing line
Punish Russia — but not too hard. Media comment on the Malaysian airline tragedy.
China's favourite smartphone is on its way to India
"Older women have been hit by _____ to government budgets as a result of the recession."
"Our love of cats and our 'cat' expressions."
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Countable or not?
In the firing line
New world order
Ready for business?
A day to celebrate?
"Do you want a one-night stand or a marriage?"
Business Spotlight Audio
Welcome to our Teacher Talk section, in which we introduce you to trainers in business English.
A big mistake
What do you tell a new employer if you were fired for inappropriate use of the internet?
Talking about insurance can be fun — with our photocopiable boardgame.
Language & Skills
The best business idioms at work (5): parts of the body!
My company car's on its last ___. Do you think I could have a new Mini this time?"
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"As the *Platzhirsch* in the car industry, they're the only ones making a profit." What's the best translation for Platzhirsch?
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