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English for Business Meetings

Audio: 5 hours 10 minutes
Learning Guide: 121 pages
English Level: Intermediate and up
Type of English: American English

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Course Description

This course teaches you both formal and informal business English needed to participate in business meeting. The course follows two meetings from start to finish:

  • Meeting A is a formal meeting.
  • Meeting B is an informal meeting.

The formal business English used in Meeting A is appropriate for important meetings, such as for presentations at conferences or at annual company meetings. The business English used in Meeting B is useful for smaller meetings, such as daily office meetings or for interacting with your co-workers.

Parts of the Meetings

  • Lesson 1 – Starting a meeting
  • Lesson 2 – Introducing the participants
  • Lesson 3 – Beginning a presentation/Outlining the agenda
  • Lesson 4 – Giving a presentation – Part A
  • Lesson 5 – Giving a presentation (talking about visuals) – Part B
  • Lesson 6 – Ending a presentation
  • Lesson 7 – Managing a discussion
  • Lesson 8 – Taking questions
  • Lesson 9 – Ending a topic/Planning for the future
  • Lesson 10 – Ending a meeting

No matter what kind of meeting you attend or business you work in, this course covers important business vocabulary useful for anyone wanting to communicate better in an English-speaking professional setting.

Audio for Each Lesson

Part 1 – Listen to a dialog or story for a formal business meeting (slow)
Part 2 – Listen to an explanation of the dialog and the vocabulary used
Part 3 – Listen to a dialog or story at native-speaker rate (fast)
Part 4 – Listen to a dialog or story for an informal business meeting (slow)
Part 5 – Listen to an explanation of the dialog and the vocabulary used
Part 6 – Listen to a dialog or story for an informal business meeting (fast)

Learning Guide for Each Lesson

Part 1 – Text of the formal and informal business meetings
Part 2 – Glossary:

  1. Definitions of vocabulary in each formal and informal meeting
  2. Sample sentences using vocabulary from the formal and informal meetings

Part 3 – Transcript of the entire lesson with every word spoken in the lesson



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