english-at-work-bigEnglish at Work

Communication – Revision

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Read the sentences below and choose the correct word from this list to fill the gap.

Během tří týdnů se postupně seznámíte s 9 často používanými slovy a slovními obraty z obchodní angličtiny. Na konci měsíce vás pak čeká opakování formou testu.

You’ve missed the __________. We have to finish the copy for this brochure by tomorrow or we’ll miss the print deadline.
I put in a good __________ for your company because you did such a great job organising our annual conference.
To put it in a __________, we have just three weeks left before the final sales figures are submitted and we are currently 15 percent below our target.
What do I think is wrong with the economy? Well, off the top of my __________, our government is not investing enough in important infrastructure projects.
So, you think that’s the way ahead? That’s good, we seem to be on the same __________.
The whole of the operations department was left out of the __________ when the new CEO cancelled production of the brand x glue.
They had the meeting yesterday and, reading between the __________, I think he wants to be seen to be in control from the start.
I’ve given up suggesting new things. Every time I offer an Idea, my colleagues __________ me down. I’m really sick of it.
Well, aren’t we going to talk about the __________ in the room? Robert is due back tomorrow and the new guy has moved into his office. Is Robert going to lose his job?
I’m not going to beat around the __________. Our budget has been cut and some people will be made redundant.
Please add me to your mailing list and keep me __________ about future products in this range.
As soon as I can tell you what the new structure will be, I will. Meanwhile don’t speculate or __________ rumours that we are all going to lose our jobs. That isn’t going to happen.