BEP 58 – 水冷卻器: 體育習語 2

體育習語 2, 是側重於非正式對話或閒聊的系列的一部分 – 水冷卻器. 我們繼續上次離開的地方 BEP 57. 簡和珍, 美國大型電信公司Ambient的員工, 正在談論行業中的最近事件: 口音, 歐洲電信公司, 接管了TelStar, Ambient的美國競爭對手之一.

上次, 詹(Jen)剛剛討論過,她對TelStar決定打球感到驚訝, 那就是合作, 在Accent的原因是股東 “拖延時間,” 或延遲, 幾個月. 揚如何回應?


1) 誰是McConnel,Jan和Jen對他的看法?
2) 詹和揚對雅紳特在美國市場的未來有何評價?

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BEP 57 – 水冷卻器: 體育習語 1

This Business English Podcast lesson is the first in an ongoing series where we’ll listen in on some typical chitchat around the office water cooler. You’ll find a water cooler in offices around the worldusually in the break room where employees gather to drink a cup of coffee or tea and take a rest from work.

And during these breaks, you might meet with a colleague and exchange words about life, your jobs, your company, 體育, politics or whatever. 所以 “water cooler chichathas come to refer to all types of informal communication that take place at the office.

We’ll be listening in on Jan and Jen, who work in the same office of Ambient, an American telecoms company, gossiping around the water cooler. They are discussing the latest industry news: 口音, a major European player in the market, has just announced the takeover or buy out of Ambient’s main competitor,TelStar.


1) Do Jan and Jen think Accent’s takeover of TelStar was a good idea?
2) Why was there a delay in the takeover?

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商業新聞 11 – iPhone啟動

我們的 商務英語應用 for iPhone/iPad/Touch is now live in the App Store: 下載

今天, were talking about Apple’s new mobile phone: the iPhone. Actually it’s a combination of phone, iPod and internet browser all rolled into one gadget. We’ll be looking at the hypeor massive publicitysurrounding the launch of the iPhone and taking a closer look at the marketing vocabulary we use to describe product launches and the retail market.

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商業新聞 10 – 維亞康姆起訴YouTube 1 十億美元

Today we have a Business English News story on a company that’s been in the news quite a bit recentlyYouTube. 尤其是, we refresh and discuss some of the key vocabulary we covered in our Video Vocab series on the law and legal vocabulary:

視頻詞彙 04 – Basic Legal Terms
視頻詞彙 05 – 法院案件
視頻詞彙 06 – 商業法

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