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IN BULK ɪn bʌlk

23 May 2019

Phrase

  • in large amounts.
Example Sentence: We buy paper in bulk at a very low price.
 

GO BUST goʊ bʌst

22 May 2019

Phrasal Verb

  • (of a company) close because it cannot make enough money.
Example Sentence: The company went bust after 12 months of severe losses.
 

FREE MARKET fri mɑrkɪt

21 May 2019

Noun

  • a market that is not influenced by the government.
Example Sentence: He supports a free market for goods in Europe.
 

FLOP flɒp

20 May 2019

Verb

  • very unsuccessful.
Example Sentence: The product was a flop and was discontinued after just 6 months.
 

ENDORSE ɛnˈdɔrs

19 May 2019

Verb

  • (of famous people) to publically say that you think a product is good.
Example Sentence: The boxer endorses the energy drink in their latest commercial.
 

END USER ɛnd yuzər

18 May 2019

Noun

  • the person who uses a product or service.
Example Sentence: We need more feedback from end users.
 

DISMISS dɪsˈmɪs

17 May 2019

Verb

  • to end somebody's term of employment because they did something bad (syn: sack, fire)
Example Sentence: He was dismissed for being rude to a customer.
 

COUPON kupɒn

16 May 2019

Noun

  • part of a printed advert that can be used to buy or get a product.
Example Sentence: Collect the coupons from our magazine to get a 20% discount!
 

COMPETITIVE kəmˈpɛtɪtɪv

15 May 2019

Adjective

  • offering a price or service that is as good or better than other companies.
Example Sentence: They are offering the new computer at a very competitive price.
 

COLD-CALL koʊld kɔl

14 May 2019

Noun

  • to call somebody to try to sell something without permission or warning.
Example Sentence: I hate it when people cold-call to sell me things.
 

CLINCH
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13 May 2019

klɪntʃ

Verb

  • erfolgreich abschließen einem schwierigen Geschäft.
Beispielsatz: Nach 5 Stunden der Verhandlung, sie schließlich einigte sich.
 

KLÄREN
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12 May 2019

klærə ˌ faɪ

Verb

  • etwas klarstellen.
Beispielsatz: Können wir bitte klären, wer ist verantwortlich für das Projekt?
 

Brand Awareness
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11 May 2019

brænd əwɛərnɛs

Nomen

  • in welchem ​​Umfang eine Marke wird von der Öffentlichkeit anerkannt.
Beispielsatz: Die Kampagne zielt darauf ab, Markenbekanntheit des Landes zu stärken.
 

ALLOCATE
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10 May 2019

ælə ˌ keɪt

Verb

  • um anzugeben, wo etwas (vor allem Ressourcen) gehen wird.
Beispielsatz: Sie haben 50.000.000 $ für Forschung und Entwicklung zugeordnet.
 

AFTER-SALES-SERVICE
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09 May 2019

Nomen

  • Service, der nach etwas vorgesehen ist, wurde verkauft.
Beispielsatz: Das Unternehmen wurde für seine hervorragenden After-Sales-Service gelobt.
 
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