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Business English Exercise | Topic: General Business English Terms 3

This exercise has a broad range of general business-related terms, ones that are often heard in an office setting. Although it's meant for ESL students, it'll be useful to anyone who wants to brush up on this terminology.

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. P1: When did John start working here? P2: He was ___________________ about two months ago.

2. I can't go out. My ___________________ is almost over.
  break for lunch
  lunch break
  food break

3. Many of our employees take their breaks in the ___________________.
  breakfast room
  lunch room/lunchroom

4. In many offices, employees work in little areas called ___________________.

5. You are going to have to ___________________ your cubicle with two other employees.
  coexist in

6. Everyone has to leave the office during a fire ___________________.

7. I can't ___________________ to my computer.
  log in
  log out

8. You don't have to wear a tie, but you have to wear a ___________________.
  dress shirt

9. Do you have a dress ___________________ at your company?

10. I'm going on a ___________________ next month. I'm meeting with one of our clients in Singapore.
  business trip
  work trip
  business travel

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