Business Expressions 1

Level:

Advanced

Category:

Vocabulary Exercises

Group:

Business Language

Please fill the blanks with the correct answer:

 
 

1 - I thought this time things were going to be better. Losing the contract was ........ to swallow.

a - back to the drawing board.
b - blue collar
c - a bitter pill
d - bottom line
e - blow-by-blow
 

2 - I'd be better off stopping my legal job and doing jobs for cash. The ........ is the only way to make money these days.

a - back to the drawing board.
b - bottom line
c - bottlenecks
d - blow-by-blow
e - black economy
 

3 - We've lost the contract thanks to your incompetence. You really ........ , didn't you?

a - blew it
b - bottlenecks
c - bottom line
d - blue collar
e - back to the drawing board.
 

4 - There are many reasons why this should be a success. However, the ........ is that it has been a big flop.

a - bottlenecks
b - back to the drawing board.
c - bottom line
d - blow-by-blow
e - a bitter pill
 

5 - He used to work on the factory floor. Yes, he really started out as a ........ worker.

a - bottlenecks
b - blue collar
c - back to the drawing board.
d - blow-by-blow
e - bottom line
 
 

6 - However, the same product sold really well in England. As they say there, it ........ .

a - back to the drawing board.
b - went like a bomb
c - bottlenecks
d - bottom line
e - blue collar
 

7 - We'll have to start again on this one -it's time to go ........ .

a - blow-by-blow
b - back to the drawing board.
c - blew it
d - black economy
e - bombed
 

8 - Production has been unable to keep pace with demand. We are doing our best to eliminate the ........ .

a - bottlenecks
b - blew it
c - back to the drawing board.
d - blow-by-blow
e - a bitter pill
 

9 - The product didn't work in the States. As they say there, it really ........ .

a - back to the drawing board.
b - bottom line
c - bombed
d - blow-by-blow
e - bottlenecks
 

10 - Don't leave out any details. I want a full ........ account of what happened in the meeting.

a - went like a bomb
b - bombed
c - black economy
d - blow-by-blow
e - blew it
Cheap Burberry For Toddlers Burberry Shop Waterfront Juicy Couture Track Pants Snap Pocket Burberry Red Aftershave Burberry Clearance Store At Woodbury Commons Outlets Burberry Body Mist Review Borsa Fendi Shopping Zucca Prada Outlet Usa Cheapest Louis Vuitton Replica Handbags Louis Vuitton Neverfull Mm Damier Azur