Business English Site header

Business English Exercise | Topic: Sales Terms/Expressions 1

Designed to teach you the most common vocabulary/terms used in sales. This exercise is meant for ESL (English as a second language) students, but will be useful to anyone wanting to learn this specialized terminology.

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. Have you seen last month's sales ______________?

2. Sales are ______________ by 50% compared to this time last year.

3. We'll be looking to hire a sales ______________ soon.

4. In much of the business world, the calendar year is divided into four ______________.

5. To write up a contract = To ______________ a contract

6. The amount on the ______________ ( = an official bill) is higher than what we agreed on.

7. Our company offers a wide ______________ ( = variety) of software.

8. I work for a company that does ______________ advertising.

9. We plan to launch a new sales ______________ to attract new customers.

10. Our customer ______________ is made up of mostly middle-aged white men.

Check answers


(c) 2007-2016 (a division of unless otherwise stated. REPOSTING ANY OF OUR CONTENT ONLINE IS NOT ALLOWED. Please see our content policy before sharing our content.