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maintain (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Dec 8, 2017 1:39:11 PM in Business English, Verbs

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"We have to maintain all the machinery to ensure that potential defects are detected early."

 

distribute (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Dec 1, 2017 1:12:57 PM in Business English, Verbs

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"We use two local logistics partners to distribute our products in Japan."

 

contribute (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Nov 24, 2017 11:12:00 AM in Business English, Verbs

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"Lola is a quite reserved and a little shy, so you need to encourage her to contribute in meetings."

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anticipate (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Nov 17, 2017 12:25:39 PM in Business English, Verbs

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"If you don’t anticipate the challenges ahead, you won’t be prepared to face them."

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research (n.)

By Martin Wheeler on Nov 10, 2017 11:49:00 AM in Business English, Nouns

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"I didn’t know much about the topic, so I had to do some research ahead of the meeting."

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justify (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Nov 3, 2017 12:38:00 AM in Business English, Verbs

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"I can’t justify investing in new supplies when we haven’t yet used up those we have in stock."

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feedback (n.)

By Martin Wheeler on Oct 27, 2017 1:08:00 PM in Business English, Nouns

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"Ben asked us to give him feedback on his presentation."

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enhance (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Oct 20, 2017 12:36:45 PM in Business English, Verbs

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"The modifications we made have definitely enhanced the engine’s performance."

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decline (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Oct 13, 2017 11:23:00 AM in Business English, Verbs

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"I declined his invitation to the meeting, because I was going to be in China that week."

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achieve (v.)

By Martin Wheeler on Oct 6, 2017 11:45:00 AM in Business English, Verbs

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"We need to set the right measures to make sure we achieve our goals."

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