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Business English Exercise | Topic: General Business English Terms 8

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. Our organization is one of the main _____________________ in the water initiative program. ( = an integral part of the program)

2. Call one of the _____________________ guys to come fix your computer.
  sales support
  tech support
  technical know-how

3. James and I don't really see _____________________ on this issue. ( = we don't really agree)

4. I'm sorry, he's _____________________ right now. Can he call you back?
  in a meeting
  in meeting
  with a meeting

5. _____________________ ( = I think), we should concentrate more on customer service.
  The way I think
  In other words
  The way I see things

6. Paul, can we _____________________ your input on this?

7. He makes _____________________.
  an excellent point
  excellent point
  an excellent idea

8. I understand. = I see _____________________.
  what you say
  what you think
  what you mean

9. I agree with you _____________________.
  up to your point
  up to a point
  up to a moment

10. What are the _____________________ on this? = What do we do next?
  next steps
  next moves
  next actions

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