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Business English Exercise | Topic: Basic Terms for Beginners 1

This exercise has a broad range of general business-related terms for beginners. It's a good way for ESL students to learn basic words and expressions used in the world of business.

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. He is the head of the accounting department. = He's __________________________ of the accounting department.
  in charge
  in control

2. I'd like to __________________________ you to Lisa, our database specialist.

3. I'm __________________________ manager at Disney. (There are many managers there)

4. I'm __________________________ CEO of Herbalife International. (There is only one CEO)

5. James always does __________________________ well.
  his job

6. You should always call the customer by his/her __________________________, not his/her first name.
  last name/surname
  second name
  familiar name

7. I remember faces very well. = I'm __________________________.
  good with faces
  good at faces
  good in faces

8. Do you have any __________________________ on you?
  cards of business
  work cards
  business cards

9. Another word for colleague is __________________________.

10. Our business is __________________________. We have to hire two more people.
  slowing down
  growing up

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