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How to change Basic English into Business English

How to change Basic English into Business English

Hi. My name is Rebecca from www.engvid.com. Today, you’re going to learn how to speak more professionally in business situations. Now, at times, it’s all right to use informal language. It’s acceptable in everyday situations. But there are times when you’ll want to create a more powerful impression. And at that time, you’ll want to …

The business of eSports: 6 Minute English

The business of eSports: 6 Minute English

Neil: Hello and welcome to 6 Minute English. I’m Neil. Sam: And I’m Sam. Neil: Now Sam, how would you define eSports? Sam: eSports? Well this is essentially competitive video gaming. Individuals and teams take part in competitions where they play video games. Neil: So just like me and my kids at the weekend? Sam: …

Business English – 6 common idioms

Business English – 6 common idioms

Hi. My name is Rebecca. In this lesson, we’ll focus on six business English idioms. Even though they are somewhat advanced, follow along with me because they are used quite often. All right? Let’s get started. The first one: “You need to face the facts about the drop in sales.” So the idiom here is: …

Learn about British money, new and old! £££

Learn about British money, new and old! £££

Hi. I’m Gill at engVid, and today’s lesson we’re looking at British money, the UK currency. Okay? And we’re going to be looking at the present day currency, the notes and coins; and then in the second part of the lesson, we’ll be looking at the older currency, which we had sometime in the past …

Learn 17 Business Abbreviations & Acronyms in English

Learn 17 Business Abbreviations & Acronyms in English

Hi. Welcome back to www.engvid.com. I’m Adam. In today’s lesson we’re going to look at a bit of business writing, and more specifically, we’re going to look at abbreviations and acronyms. But before I even start, I want you to understand that a lot of what you’re going to see today applies in many situations …

The Business of English – Episode 14: A formal speech

The Business of English – Episode 14: A formal speech

Our keynote speaker is a man who I’m sure is very well known to all of you. He’s Professor of Fruitology at Dubbo University and has written many books on the subject of tropical fruit. So without further ado, I’d like to introduce our keynote speaker, Doctor Sam Eriks. Thankyou Denise. The Honourable Judith Bryant, …