Business

23 9, 2021

Must-read for working professionals if you’d like to fully understand what your colleagues and clients are talking about!

23/9/2021|Categories: Business|

Many English expressions can be used in specific contexts without carrying their literal meaning, which can easily confuse people. If you’d like to avoid misunderstanding what your boss, colleagues, or clients are talking about, let’s study some examples together!

20 9, 2021

Business English: How can ‘table’ be used as a verb? What does “on/off the table” mean?

20/9/2021|Categories: Business|

If you’ve thought that ‘table’ can only be used as a noun, check this out! The word can also be used as a verb and convey two different meanings. Also, there are English phrases related to table, for example, ‘keep a good table’. Do you know what it means?

16 8, 2021

Business English: Important terminologies for video conferencing! (part2)

16/8/2021|Categories: Business|

In the previous article, we have talked about English vocabularies about technical problems during video conferencing. Today, let’s talk about other words related to video conferencing! What are some useful words to be used when the conference starts, ends, and during the meeting?

13 8, 2021

Business English: Important terminologies for video conferencing! (part1)

13/8/2021|Categories: Business|

As of late, video conferencing has become more popular. A new word ‘zoom fatigue’ has even appeared, which means that it is so tiring to have video conferencing one after another. Moreover, when you are having video conferencing, technical problems are the most common issues, such as not connecting to the internet or not hearing someone’s voice. How can we express these issues in English?

11 8, 2021

Business English: 7 workplace terminology you should know. Understand what colleagues are talking about!

11/8/2021|Categories: Business|

There are a lot of terminologies in the workplace. To fresh graduates, you may not understand these terms. Therefore, we have prepared 7 useful words for the workplace, so that you can understand and talk to your co-workers!

16 7, 2021

Business English: A little quiz! Any other expressions you can think of apart from ‘Get well soon’?

16/7/2021|Categories: Business|

Have you experienced a situation that when your colleague is sick, and you want to express your worries and concern, yet you can only remember the phrase ‘get well soon’? Let’s take a look at other useful expressions!

14 7, 2021

Business English: 5 words that start with R to describe the ‘Recover’ of a situation!

14/7/2021|Categories: Business|

The COVID-19 pandemic has been lasting for more than one year, and there is a serious economic impact on the global markets. We hope that the epidemic would pass, and the economy could be recovered very soon. Today, let’s talk about some words that describe ‘recover’!

12 7, 2021

Business English: The project has been temporarily delayed or canceled? How can we describe in English alternatively?

12/7/2021|Categories: Business|

When working, you may occasionally experience situations such as canceling a meet, or face-to-face activities are postponed or canceled under the epidemic. Today, we would tell you how to explain to the customers or colleagues that something is canceled or ceased.   1. Scrap   We are going to Australia on business, but have to [...]

17 5, 2021

Phone Etiquette 101: 7 Must-know phrases for business phone calls

17/5/2021|Categories: Business|

Making phone calls is a very important skill for people at work. Unlike talking in-person, your conversation depends on your tone and the way that you speak. You are unable to read others’ feelings or attitudes through their facial expressions when talking on the phone.

14 5, 2021

9 action verbs to make your CV stand out (part 2)

14/5/2021|Categories: Business|

Here comes the second episode in this series! Are there any verbs, we have taught so far, suitable for your CV? No matter what task or accomplishment you’re trying to show off, we’ve got just the action verbs for you. Check out the list below and get ready to make your resume a lot more exciting.

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