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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.





QUESTIONS:
(Choose the best response for each one)


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

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

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

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

5. To write up a contract = To ______________ a contract
  drought
  draw
  draft

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

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

8. I work for a company that does ______________ advertising.
  outside
  external
  outdoor

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

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

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