BEP 29c – 英文会议: How to Disagree

欢迎回到 商务英语播客 This lesson is the second part of our series on agreeing and disagreeing. Today we’re going to look at how to disagree.

In the board room or the break room, it’s great to be able to support other people’s ideas by agreeing. But you won’t get far in business if you just agree with everything. You need to be able to disagree confidently and politely. Only then can you convince people that you have an even better idea.

在本课中, we’re going to talk about how to disagree in 英文会议. Sometimes you’ll need formal polite expressions, and sometimes you can use shorter more informal expressions. And to take things to the next level, you can learn how to disagree using the “yes… but” approach. Another effective technique is to use questions to disagree. As you can see, you’ve got lots of options for disagreeing.

在今天的对话中, we’re going to listen again to a conversation between Gene, Louis, and Carina. They work for a pharmaceutical, or drug company, and they’re talking about the tests of a new drug. 在他们谈话期间, they use many different expressions for disagreeing


1. How does Carina start her first statement to show she disagrees?
2. What negative question does Carina use to show disagreement about the test results?
3. How does Gene disagree with Carina’s statement that there may still be issues with the new drug?

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BEP 28c – 英文会议: How to Agree

BEP 28c - 英文会议: How to Agree

欢迎回到 商务英语播客. Today’s lesson is the first in a series about agreeing and disagreeing in 英文会议. This is part of a broader project to take another look at some of our older lessons.

Success in business can depend on how your opinions align with other people’s ideas. 为此原因, agreeing and disagreeing are essential communication skills. It doesn’t matter whether it’s the board room, the meeting room, or the staff room, you need to know how to agree and disagree effectively.

今天, we’re going to focus on agreeing. 事实上, there are many ways to agree with someone! Sometimes we want to use a short expression. Sometimes we need something longer and more polite. Sometimes we want to show energy and enthusiasm. And sometimes we want to use an example or repeat someone else’s idea. It really depends on the situation.

在今天的对话中, we’ll hear a conversation between three people who work for a pharmaceutical, or drug company. Gene, Louis, and Carina are talking about the results of a new trial for a drug called Zorax. 在他们的谈话中, they use many different expressions for agreeing.


1. How does Louis agree with the idea that the drug will be a “big seller?”
2. What is one word that means “excellent” or “very good” that is used to agree?
3. What idea does Gene repeat with emphasis at the end of the conversation?

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BEP 384 – 电话业务 4: 根据他得到的反馈,Sonny 将来会做些什么不同的事情

BEP 384 - 电话商务英语 4: 根据他得到的反馈,Sonny 将来会做些什么不同的事情

欢迎回到 商务英语播客 例行的每周登记会议. 上次我们看了一个 上次我们看了一个. 根据他得到的反馈,Sonny 将来会做些什么不同的事情, 根据他得到的反馈,Sonny 将来会做些什么不同的事情, 根据他得到的反馈,Sonny 将来会做些什么不同的事情.

对它会如何进行以及你将谈论什么有一个想法 对它会如何进行以及你将谈论什么有一个想法 对它会如何进行以及你将谈论什么有一个想法. 您可能会开始电话交谈,并了解会如何进行以及您将谈论什么. 您可能会开始电话交谈,并了解会如何进行以及您将谈论什么? 您可能会开始电话交谈,并了解会如何进行以及您将谈论什么? 尤其是, 您可能会开始电话交谈,并了解会如何进行以及您将谈论什么?

您可能会开始电话交谈,并了解会如何进行以及您将谈论什么. 对于初学者, 你可能需要停下来收集你的想法. 下一个, 你可能需要停下来收集你的想法. 你可能需要停下来收集你的想法. 最后, 你可能需要停下来收集你的想法.

在今天的对话中, 你可能需要停下来收集你的想法, 一种 物流英语 对它会如何进行以及你将谈论什么有一个想法. 你可能需要停下来收集你的想法. 如果你听了我们关于例行登记的上一课, 如果你听了我们关于例行登记的上一课. 如果你听了我们关于例行登记的上一课, 如果你听了我们关于例行登记的上一课.


1. 如果你听了我们关于例行登记的上一课?
2. 如果你听了我们关于例行登记的上一课?
3. 根据他得到的反馈,Sonny 将来会做些什么不同的事情?

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BEP 383 – 电话业务 3: 例行登记会议

BEP 383 - 电话商务英语 3: 例行的每周登记会议

欢迎回到 商务英语播客 例行的每周登记会议. 例行的每周登记会议 例行的每周登记会议.

例行的每周登记会议? 例行的每周登记会议. 例行的每周登记会议, 没有任何计划. 没有任何计划. 没有任何计划, 没有任何计划.

没有任何计划. 没有任何计划. 没有任何计划. 没有任何计划, 总是有很多话要说, 总是有很多话要说.

在今天的对话中, 总是有很多话要说, 一种 物流英语 物流英语. 总是有很多话要说, 总是有很多话要说. 总是有很多话要说, 挑战, 总是有很多话要说.


1. 总是有很多话要说?
2. 总是有很多话要说?
3. 总是有很多话要说?

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BEP 22c – 电话英语: 进行查询

Business English for Telephoning BEP 22c - 进行查询

Welcome back to Business English Pod for today’s lesson on how to make an enquiry on the 英文电话. Making an enquiry means that you want to ask a question, or questions, to get information.

Getting information over the telephone in English can be challenging! You need to be very clear about what you need, and sometimes you need to ask the other person for clarification when you can’t hear or don’t understand. If information isn’t correct, or if it’s misunderstood, there could be big trouble. So it’s important that you learn good ways of making telephone enquiries.

What do you actually do when you make an enquiry? 好, to begin, you will want to ask for information. That could simply mean telling the other person what you want to know more about. Sometimes you might also use an alternative choice question, likeis it A or is it B?” Giving limited options like that can help make things clear.

现在, what if you can’t hear the other person correctly? 好, you might have to use an expression likesorry, what did you say?” to get the other person to repeat himself. And sometimes a word or abbreviation might not be clear and you might have to spell it out, letter by letter. All of these are ways of making sure your enquiry and the information is clear.

在今天的对话中, we’ll hear George, who works for a company called Airtronics. George’s company is writing a proposal to make radios for an aircraft company called Cyclops. George is talking to Simon at Cyclops Aircraft to get some information he needs for his proposal. The telephone connection isn’t always clear, which creates some difficulty in the call.


1. George asks Simon about “shipping,” or delivering the radios. What are the two choices George gives Simon about shipping?
2. At one point, George can’t hear what Simon says. How does George ask Simon to repeat himself?
3. Simon uses two words to make it clear to George that he means “XV.” What are the two words?

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