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Business Result Intermediate Unit 11 Words in context

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Everyone was angry in the meeting and there was a terrible ____.
argument
To _____, discuss the ideas with everyone before the meeting.
avoid confrontation
It is nice to have management _____ to carry out our ideas.
backing
Let's _____ ideas to think of every possible solution.
brainstorm
The bank has opened a new _____ near my house.
branch
We discuss changes with everyone before we _____.
carry out a decision
I'd like to invite everyone out to dinner to _____ our success.
celebrate
Campaign organization is a _____ process between staff in Italy and France.
collaborative
Denise has won the employee of the month _____.
competition
There's been a very serious _____ from a customer in New Zealand.
complaint
As a _____, I reduced the price by 7.5%.
compromise
There is general _____ that we need more staff.
consensus
There was one _____: they agreed to wait another month for delivery.
concession
There was a _____ between the customers and our representative.
confrontation
We need a period of _____ before we make a decision.
consultation
The farm is a _____, run by all the people working there.
co-operative
Everybody had a vote so the decision was completely _____.
democratic
In our _____, male employees should wear a suit and tie.
dress code
When making a change, you should employ a consultant to _____.
evaluate ideas
How can I _____ on the new changes?
express an opinion
If everyone's happy, we'll _____ Kate Timmis as the new CEO.
go for
I want to _____ in the reorganization.
have a say
We have a complicated _____ with many different levels of management.
hierarchy
Fifty percent of the employees are _____ of moving to Seattle.
in favour
This is an _____ bookshop: we're not owned by another company.
independent
When I have an important decision, I always trust my _____.
instinct
We should _____ all the possibilities.
investigate
I didn't _____ the story to the newpapers.
leak
This new mall will be a _____ for shoppers.
magnet
The _____ of our employees come from Canada.
majority
I'd like to _____ about the company canteen.
make a suggestion
When will you _____ about our job offer?
make up your mind
The _____ salary for your job is €30,000 a year.
maximum
The best _____ is to recruit more staff.
option
The news about job cuts caused a _____.
panic
Since we're _____, we want to manufacture in our own country.
patriotic
I took his advice because he was so _____.
persuasive
People should _____ the company for giving training to young people.
praise
Steven has made a _____ to expand our company.
proposal
John _____ his suggestion _____ at the meeting.
put ... forward
If everyone agrees, we can _____ and end the meeting.
reach a consensus
Everone was angry with the idea so we're going to _____ it.
reconsider
I _____ leaving school at sixteen.
regret
The job has long hours, but it also has a very high _____.
salary
Coca-cola is a type of _____.
soda
There was a _____ because the company cut 600 jobs.
strike
There's an unbelievable story in the _____ newpapers.
tabloid
There is a _____ which represents the workers in the factory.
union
They're recruiting a Finance Manager because the job is currently _____.
vacant
Who has a _____ in the election?
vote
They _____ agreed to help because we have a good working relationship.
willingly
There are over 2,000 people in our _____.
workforce