What is Business English?
- Business English
Business English is what all international businesses throughout the world use in their documents, transactions and formal negotiations.
But many business people who speak English as a foreign or second language complain that even though they have a good knowledge of the English vocabulary of their speciality, they still find it almost impossible to follow a conversation between native English speakers. They feel embarrassed that they still need an interpreter to explain what is being said.
If you feel this perfectly describes your situation…
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Practical Everyday English by Steven Collins.
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