Profile Picture

More useful business expressions!

5ヶ月前

Here are 5 more common expressions used in a business context.


1. Get off the ground

To get [something] off the ground means to start doing a job or project, usually after much discussion or planning.
Sample sentence: Months after looking into how to boost declining sales, we were finally able to get our aggressive sales campaign off the ground

2. On a shoestring

When you do something on a shoestring, you’re working on a tight budget or with very little money.
Sample sentence: It’s going to be a challenge doing such a big project on a shoestring but we’ll try our best.

3. From the ground up

If you build a business or project from zero or from the bottom, you’re starting from the ground up.
Sample sentence: Have you read the news about the enterprising 12-year-old who’s building her business from the ground up?

4. Behind the scenes

This phrase is used to describe something, usually work, that’s done or that happens away from public view.
Sample sentence: Organizing a roadshow may look easy, but do you have any idea how much hard work we’ve put in behind the scenes?

5. Touch base

To touch base with someone simply means to contact someone.
Sample sentence: I have a meeting right now but I’ll touch base with you later.


business english
learn english online
business talk
online english
english classes
goals
business goals
english goals
Questions
  1. Can you use these in a sentence?

人気

Profile Picture
Profile Picture
Dann Connery
Flagスペイン語3時間前
コメント: 0詳細レポート
Profile Picture
Profile Picture
Ryan
Flag英語1時間前
コメント: 0詳細レポート
writing
listening
practice
video games
6 minute english
Profile Picture
Profile Picture
nancy
Flag中国語3時間前
コメント: 0詳細レポート
Profile Picture

Fiona

Flag
(175)
$24.00-29.00
USD/h
英語
イギリス
271
レッスンを予約