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COPYCAT kɒpiˌkæt

17 Aug 2019

Noun

  • something which is an intentional imitation/copy of something else.
Example Sentence: Following their success, there are many more copycats appearing.
 

CONCESSION kənˈsɛʃən

16 Aug 2019

Noun

  • the act of accepting less than you originally wanted.
Example Sentence: They made a concession by dropping the price.
 

COMPLY WITH kəmˈplaɪ wɪθ

15 Aug 2019

Phrasal Verb

  • to follow or behave in line with an official rule.
Example Sentence: Does this product comply with our national safety standards?
 

COMMERCIAL kəˈmɜrʃəl

14 Aug 2019

Noun

  • an advertisement on the television.
Example Sentence: He went to make a coffee during the commercial break.
 

CHAIN tʃeɪn

13 Aug 2019

Noun

  • many shops that are run under the same name, brand & owner.
Example Sentence: The supermarket chain is opening a new store in the town.
 

CEMENT RELATIONS sɪˈmɛnt rɪˈleɪʃəns

12 Aug 2019

Phrase

  • to make a relationship stronger.
Example Sentence: The week long team building really cemented relations in the group.
 

CARRIER kæriər

11 Aug 2019

Noun

  • the company responsible for transporting freight.
Example Sentence: The carrier will deliver the goods to the port in Hong Kong.
 

CAMPAIGN kæmˈpeɪn

10 Aug 2019

Noun

  • a group of activities that want to achieve a particular aim.
Example Sentence: They've launched a new advertising campaign on the TV.
 

BUDGET CONSTRAINT bʌdʒɪt kənˈstreɪnt

09 Aug 2019

Noun

  • things that limit the amount of money that can be spent.
Example Sentence: The department manager was restricted by strict budget constraints.
 

BROCHURE broʊˈʃʊər

08 Aug 2019

Noun

  • a magazine that advertises a company's products or services.
Example Sentence: I saw some holiday brochures on the table. Are you going away?
 

Parta
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07 Aug 2019

breɪk ɔf

Phrasal verb

  • parar negociações
Frase Exemplo: Eles rompeu as negociações depois de 10 horas.
 

BRAND LOYALTY brænd lɔɪəlti

06 Aug 2019

Noun

  • a group's willingness to continue buying the same product.
Example Sentence: Their sales did not fall due to their customer's brand loyalty.
 

PROVA DE APTIDÃO
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05 Aug 2019

æptɪ ˌ tud tɛst

Substantivo

  • um teste que mede a capacidade de uma pessoa para fazer um determinado trabalho
Frase exemplo: Os candidatos serão necessários para completar uma prova de aptidão.
 

ADVENT ædvɛnt

04 Aug 2019

Noun

  • the arrival of something that has been waited for a long time.
Example Sentence: The advent of affordable electric vehicles will help the environment.
 

Minar
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03 Aug 2019

ʌndərkʌt

Verbo

  • de cobrar menos do que um concorrente.
Frase Exemplo: Eles reduziram o seu preço para minar suas rivais.
 
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