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ENVIRONMENTAL BUSINESS - CONTEXT
DEFINITION... Environmental Business look…
GLOBAL POINT OF VIEW (GREEN ECONOMY)... A…
THE MOST IMPORTANT ISSUES... Common issue…
GOING "GREEN" - WHAT TO TAKE INTO ACCO…
DEFINITION... Podnikání s ohledem na životní prostředí nahlíží n…
GLOBÁLNÍ POHLED (ZELENÁ EKONOMIKA)... Dosažení zelené ekonomiky…
NEJDŮLEŽITĚJŠÍ OTÁZKY... Běžné otázky spojené s podnikáním s ohl…
PŘEMĚNA NA "ZELENOU FIRMU" - CO BRÁT V POTAZ... 1. OKAMŽITÉ NÁKL…
DEFINITION... Environmental Business look…
DEFINITION... Podnikání s ohledem na životní prostředí nahlíží n…
GLOBAL POINT OF VIEW (GREEN ECONOMY)... A…
GLOBÁLNÍ POHLED (ZELENÁ EKONOMIKA)... Dosažení zelené ekonomiky…
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Business Context
Define organisation
Why do organisations exist?
What is the motive of a profit seeking…
What is the motive of a not for profit…
A social arrangement for the controlled performance of collec…
To enable specialisation, to overcome individual limitations…
Wealth maximisation- to continue in existence, to maintain gr…
To satisfy needs of their members or the sectors of society t…
Define organisation
A social arrangement for the controlled performance of collec…
Why do organisations exist?
To enable specialisation, to overcome individual limitations…
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Business in Context
business
government
society
values
profit-making activity that provides products and services to…
structures that authoritatively make and apply policies and r…
a network of human relations composed of values, institutions…
enduring belief about which fundamental life choices are corr…
business
profit-making activity that provides products and services to…
government
structures that authoritatively make and apply policies and r…
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Business Result Intermediate Unit 10 - Words in Context
amounts
atmosphere
badly-equipped
beautifully maintained
We spend large _____ (= quantity) on marketing.
I love this office because it has a really friendly atm______…
This office is very b___-equ___: it doesn't have anything we…
Although this building is very old, it is b__-main_____.
amounts
We spend large _____ (= quantity) on marketing.
atmosphere
I love this office because it has a really friendly atm______…
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ENVIRONMENTAL BUSINESS - CONTEXT
DEFINITION... Environmental Business look…
GLOBAL POINT OF VIEW (GREEN ECONOMY)... A…
THE MOST IMPORTANT ISSUES... Common issue…
GOING "GREEN" - WHAT TO TAKE INTO ACCO…
DEFINITION... Podnikání s ohledem na životní prostředí nahlíží n…
GLOBÁLNÍ POHLED (ZELENÁ EKONOMIKA)... Dosažení zelené ekonomiky…
NEJDŮLEŽITĚJŠÍ OTÁZKY... Běžné otázky spojené s podnikáním s ohl…
PŘEMĚNA NA "ZELENOU FIRMU" - CO BRÁT V POTAZ... 1. OKAMŽITÉ NÁKL…
DEFINITION... Environmental Business look…
DEFINITION... Podnikání s ohledem na životní prostředí nahlíží n…
GLOBAL POINT OF VIEW (GREEN ECONOMY)... A…
GLOBÁLNÍ POHLED (ZELENÁ EKONOMIKA)... Dosažení zelené ekonomiky…
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BUSINESS - FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING (CONTEXT from Professional English in Use Management U29)
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING is about MEASURin…
These include SHAREHOLDERS, who have a…
Financial accounting can answer such q…
ACCOUNTING is more than just RECORDING…
FINANČNÍ ÚČETNICTVÍ je o OCEŇOVÁNÍ VÝKONU organizace a inform…
Mezi ty patří AKCIONÁŘI, kteří mají MAJETKOVÝ PODÍL opravňují…
Finanční účetnictví může odpovídat na takové otázky jako: jak…
ÚČETNICTVÍ je více než pouze ZAZNAMENÁVÁNÍ TRANSAKCÍ ve formě…
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING is about MEASURin…
FINANČNÍ ÚČETNICTVÍ je o OCEŇOVÁNÍ VÝKONU organizace a inform…
These include SHAREHOLDERS, who have a…
Mezi ty patří AKCIONÁŘI, kteří mají MAJETKOVÝ PODÍL opravňují…
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Business English
Solution
Issue
Competition
Offer
...
...
Solution
Issue
...
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English context
Medieval era
Elizabethan era
Jacobean era
Restoration era
1330-1400
1550-1600
1600-1625
1650-1689
Medieval era
1330-1400
Elizabethan era
1550-1600
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English grammar terms in context
Noun
Verb
Conjunction
Preposition
My big BROTHER is always kind to me.
When I GO home, I EAT lunch.
I want to go with you, BUT I don't have time.
I lost my glasses, but luckily I found them UNDER my chair.
Noun
My big BROTHER is always kind to me.
Verb
When I GO home, I EAT lunch.
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English Context
Hosseini's life
Pre-Soviet invasion
Post-Soviet invasion
Taliban rule - monolithic organisation
- Born in Afghanistan in 1965... - moved to Paris when he was 11…
- Modernising culture... - Western dress... - Monarchy... - Hazara vs…
- Hazara degree of freedom results in civil war - shelling ci…
- 1996-2001... - Taliban control over 70 districts... - Stealing re…
Hosseini's life
- Born in Afghanistan in 1965... - moved to Paris when he was 11…
Pre-Soviet invasion
- Modernising culture... - Western dress... - Monarchy... - Hazara vs…
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Verbs useful for the business studies context
apply / aim / adapt / advertise / assu…
break even / brand / build demand / bu…
cause / compete/ consume / compensate…
develop / decrease / delegate / design…
We are aiming to apply new principles in advertising like f.e…
We need to build demand in order to break even.
...
...
apply / aim / adapt / advertise / assu…
We are aiming to apply new principles in advertising like f.e…
break even / brand / build demand / bu…
We need to build demand in order to break even.
27 terms
English in Context 5 Unit 16
adventurous
mutual
tent
holiday camp
abenteuerlich
gegenseitig
Zelt
Ferienlager
adventurous
abenteuerlich
mutual
gegenseitig
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English in Context 6 Unit 12
bully
to take somebody hostage
bullet
to writhe
Rüpel, Schläger, gemeine Person
eine Geisel nehmen
Kugel, Projektil
sich winden
bully
Rüpel, Schläger, gemeine Person
to take somebody hostage
eine Geisel nehmen
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English in Context 6 Unit 15
apply
sanitation
the developing world
adapt to
bewerben
Sanitäranlage
Entwicklungsländer
anpassen an
apply
bewerben
sanitation
Sanitäranlage
English CONTEXT
How to link into the Tales of Canterbury
Chatacters of Canterbury
The Tales of Canterbury
Scarlet Letter
Although religion appears to be superficially dominating this…
Wife of Bath (***** - Mary Magdalene) - sexually forward woma…
Chaucer wrote the TOC as a frame narrative talking as one of…
Atwood seemingly took inspiration/was influenced by The Scarl…
How to link into the Tales of Canterbury
Although religion appears to be superficially dominating this…
Chatacters of Canterbury
Wife of Bath (***** - Mary Magdalene) - sexually forward woma…
36 terms
English in Context 6 Unit 14
in vain
ease something
sermon
preacher
vergeblich
etwas lindern
Predigt
Prediger/in
in vain
vergeblich
ease something
etwas lindern
Business - LSO in Context
Organisation
Large Scale Organisation
Multinational Corporation
corporation
two or more people working together to achieve and objective
employs 200+ people, earns revenue in the millions, has asset…
owned and based in one country and operates in many throughou…
is owned by shareholders and aims to make profits
Organisation
two or more people working together to achieve and objective
Large Scale Organisation
employs 200+ people, earns revenue in the millions, has asset…
31 terms
English in Context 6 Unit 13
precarious
justice
prosperity
pursue something
prekär
Gerechtigkeit
Reichtum
nach etw. Streben, etwas verfolgen
precarious
prekär
justice
Gerechtigkeit
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English in Context 6 Unit 16
chase somebody/something
wound
murder
streak
jdn./etwas jagen, jdn./etwas verfolgen
Verletzung, Wunde
Mord
Streifen, Ader
chase somebody/something
jdn./etwas jagen, jdn./etwas verfolgen
wound
Verletzung, Wunde
English Context
Percy B Shelley
Children
Mother
Rousseau's Noble Savage
Her husband, a Romantic poet, an atheist, possible he helped…
Three of their children died young
Her mother was a photo-feminist and her mother died young
people are born inherently good and are corrupted by society…
Percy B Shelley
Her husband, a Romantic poet, an atheist, possible he helped…
Children
Three of their children died young
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English in Context 5 Unit 10
to affect
convenient [
overweight
to avoid
betreffen, sich auf etw. auswirken
bequem
Übergewicht
vermeiden
to affect
betreffen, sich auf etw. auswirken
convenient [
bequem
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English in Context 6 Unit 18
insist on doing something
patient
excel at something
awkwardness
darauf bestehen etwas zu tun
geduldig
sich in etwas hervortun, sehr gut in etwas sein
Unannehmlichkeit, peinliche Situation
insist on doing something
darauf bestehen etwas zu tun
patient
geduldig
6 terms
English context
Intro
argument 1
argument 2
I am writing in response to the broader social issues connect…
Perceiving difference will inhibit engagement with other peop…
Our sense of belonging is based on some commonality (if we ar…
Intro
I am writing in response to the broader social issues connect…
argument 1
Perceiving difference will inhibit engagement with other peop…
English Context
Quote
First Week is
Structuring
We will begin
Maximilian Robespierre... The secret of freedom lies in educatin…
based around the topic of how the powerful manipulate our rea…
todays lecture around the proposition that we should aim to u…
by examining a few events of the past, to establish that the…
Quote
Maximilian Robespierre... The secret of freedom lies in educatin…
First Week is
based around the topic of how the powerful manipulate our rea…
16 terms
english context
Beat Beowulf in the swimming race, was…
brought up brecca, gives beowulf hrunt…
one of king scyld's children, owned th…
the hall that hrothgar owned
Brecca
Unferth
Hrothgar
Hereot
Beat Beowulf in the swimming race, was…
Brecca
brought up brecca, gives beowulf hrunt…
Unferth
English Context
Sredni Vashtar Author
Where is SV author from?
Sredni Vashtar date
Themes of Sredni Vashtar
Saki (Hector Hugh Munro)
Thailand
1912
Rebellion, Oppression, Imagination, Relationships, Religion
Sredni Vashtar Author
Saki (Hector Hugh Munro)
Where is SV author from?
Thailand
33 terms
Business in a Global Context
The concept of business and profit
The four objectives of business
External environment
Organizational boundaries
To produce or sell goods to make a profit
Survival, growth, social responsibility, profit
Factors that can not be controlled by an organization
What separates an organization from its environment
The concept of business and profit
To produce or sell goods to make a profit
The four objectives of business
Survival, growth, social responsibility, profit
8 terms
English in Context 6 Unit 17
have a black eye
skull
impetus
ostracize
ein blaues Auge haben
Schädel
Anstoß, Schub
ächten, ausstoßen
have a black eye
ein blaues Auge haben
skull
Schädel
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English in Context 5 Unit 17
honeymoon tour
connecting flight
be stranded
escape
Hochzeitsreise
Anschlussflug
festsitzen
flüchten
honeymoon tour
Hochzeitsreise
connecting flight
Anschlussflug
ENGLISH CONTEXT
Curleys wife
Lennie
George
Crooks
Women's rights
Great wall street crash (american dream)
Great wall street crash (american dream)
Racism
Curleys wife
Women's rights
Lennie
Great wall street crash (american dream)
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English in Context 5 Unit 18
merge into
to be occupied
ecotourism
nature reserve
übergehen in
besetzt sein
Ökotourismus
Naturschutzgebiet
merge into
übergehen in
to be occupied
besetzt sein
Business context CAT examples
Marketing mix
Branding
Interllectual property
Consumerism
Share a coke by david butler
Happiness factory by david butler
Coke logo by david butler
Share a coke by david butler
Marketing mix
Share a coke by david butler
Branding
Happiness factory by david butler
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Intercultural Communication in the Business Context
Models of leadership
models of leadership
theories of motivation: content theories
theories of motivation: process theories
1) trait theories... 2) behavioral theories... 3) contingency theor…
Non western theories:... -performance maintenance theory(Japan)…
content theories:... -Maslow: basic needs-physiological, safety,…
Process theories:... -goal setting theory: two important element…
Models of leadership
1) trait theories... 2) behavioral theories... 3) contingency theor…
models of leadership
Non western theories:... -performance maintenance theory(Japan)…
8 terms
SC Business Context
Is Nike's SC global?
How is SCM like a Mexican Wave?
What are the 4 R's?
What can obstruct SC practices?
Yes, it is very global. An integration of a large amount of i…
It works as a whole, ... It needs partnership,... It takes practici…
Responsiveness,... Reliability,... Resilience, and... Relationships.
Internal politics, and... Hierarchical organizational structures
Is Nike's SC global?
Yes, it is very global. An integration of a large amount of i…
How is SCM like a Mexican Wave?
It works as a whole, ... It needs partnership,... It takes practici…
English-context
Thomas Hardy-Natures questioning
Emily Dickinson-Dying
Christina Rossetti- Song
Elizabeth Barrett Browning-A musical i…
Started as novelist. He is agnostic and talks about a godless…
Wrote at times when women often disguised themselves as men.
Song is about not wanting to be mourned and the uncertainty o…
-feminist ... -married to Robert browning ... -ran away to Italy
Thomas Hardy-Natures questioning
Started as novelist. He is agnostic and talks about a godless…
Emily Dickinson-Dying
Wrote at times when women often disguised themselves as men.
34 terms
English in Context 6 Unit 10
to bleed
mayor
average
unsuitable
bluten
Bürgermeister
Durchschnitt
unpassend
to bleed
bluten
mayor
Bürgermeister
31 terms
English in Context 6 Unit 11
common sight
trivial
to prosecute
violation of the law
allgemeine Sicht
banal, trivial
verfolgen
Gesetzesverstoß
common sight
allgemeine Sicht
trivial
banal, trivial
English context
Intro
Here's the thing, many major clothing…
BP2
BP3
If you were to own a clothing company, it's logical to think…
BP1
Victoria's Secret proudly announced its adoption of a "free-t…
A worker in a sweatshop can make up to 20 pieces of lingerie…
Intro
If you were to own a clothing company, it's logical to think…
Here's the thing, many major clothing…
BP1
38 terms
English in Context 6 Unit 7
clandestine
estimate
exploitation
hover
heimlich
schätzen
Ausbeutung
hängen, schweben
clandestine
heimlich
estimate
schätzen
19 terms
English in Context 5 Unit 14
unchallenged
to lead the pack
supremacy
snoop
unangefochten
die Gruppe anführen
Vorherrschaft
schnüffeln, spionieren
unchallenged
unangefochten
to lead the pack
die Gruppe anführen
34 terms
English in Context 5 Unit 4
to get to grips with something
to attend school
to graduate from a school
vocational training
etwas in Angriff nehmen
eine Schule besuchen (not: visit!!)
Abschlussprüfung bestehen, Matura machen
Berufsausbildung
to get to grips with something
etwas in Angriff nehmen
to attend school
eine Schule besuchen (not: visit!!)
English (context)
S
G
F
S
you were named 'cuckdd' if your wife cheated on you~ claudio…
Bastards have a bad reputation~ done John was the villain as…
Women were supposed to be the weaker sex~ Beatrice is trying…
If you want of wedlock you are treated as a lesser person~ th…
S
you were named 'cuckdd' if your wife cheated on you~ claudio…
G
Bastards have a bad reputation~ done John was the villain as…
Business context CAT definitions
Marketing mix
Branding
Intellectual property
Consumerism
Marketing plan to combine right factors in order to get produ…
Attributing a personality or associating a visual identity wi…
Creations of the mind. Property of originator. ™®©
Encouraging consumers to buy goods in greater amounts
Marketing mix
Marketing plan to combine right factors in order to get produ…
Branding
Attributing a personality or associating a visual identity wi…
29 terms
English in Context 5 Unit 11
to prevent somebody. from doing someth…
sport facility
facility
to invest in something
jemanden von etwas abhalten
Sportanlage
Anlage, Einrichtung
in etw. investieren
to prevent somebody. from doing someth…
jemanden von etwas abhalten
sport facility
Sportanlage
113 terms
Global Business Context
Resource scarcity
Factors of production
Opportunity cost
Micro-economics
pénurie des ressouces
land, labor, capital
What could I have gain if I have done something else
Enterprise
Resource scarcity
pénurie des ressouces
Factors of production
land, labor, capital
11 terms
English context
Trevor Nunn - Prospero
Trevor Nunn - humans
Trevor Nunn - shakespeare
Trevor Nunn - caliban
"Prospero is vaguely sinister but mainly benevolent"
"questions what it means to be human"
"shakespeare was interested in bold and fundamental ideas"
"caliban is a controversial character who provokes uncomforta…
Trevor Nunn - Prospero
"Prospero is vaguely sinister but mainly benevolent"
Trevor Nunn - humans
"questions what it means to be human"
26 terms
English in Context 5 Unit 7
storeroom
credit card
out of stock
try on
Lager
Kreditkarte
nicht auf Lager
anprobieren
storeroom
Lager
credit card
Kreditkarte
15 terms
English grammar terms in context
Noun
Verb
Conjunction
Preposition
My big BROTHER is always kind to me.
When I GO home, I EAT lunch.
I want to go with you, BUT I don't have time.
I lost my glasses, but luckily I found them UNDER my chair.
Noun
My big BROTHER is always kind to me.
Verb
When I GO home, I EAT lunch.
22 terms
Commerce:Business in context
Specialisation
Interdependance
Role of money
Role of the government
People peform one specific job
Relying on other people
The medium used to exchange goods and services
Influencing economic activity
Specialisation
People peform one specific job
Interdependance
Relying on other people
Understanding the Business Context
Profit- the amount left from sales rev…
Private ownership- relates to business…
Voluntary organizations - Also charity…
Surplus- the amount remaining from don…
...
...
...
...
Profit- the amount left from sales rev…
...
Private ownership- relates to business…
...
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