商务英语日渐流行,这些常用的标准说法快收下

作者:Sorley发表时间:2017-11-07浏览:1367
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“站稳脚跟”,“摇钱树”,“免职书”这些英语口语表达在日常商务中要如何呈现呢?下面就为大家做了一些总结,赶紧学起来吧。

1.a foot in the door

站稳脚跟


to manage to enter an organization, a field of business, etc. that could bring you success

成功步入某个获得成功的机构或商业领域


I always wanted to work for that company but it took me two years to get a foot in the door.

我一直想进那家公司工作,可是花了两年时间才成功。


2. cash cow

摇钱树


the part of a business that always makes a profit and that provides money for the rest of the business

一直盈利的某个部门,为公司的正常运转提供经济支持


The new product became the company’s cash cow.

这项新产品成了公司的摇钱树。


3. eager beaver

做事勤奋的人


an enthusiastic person who works very hard

对工作充满热情,勤奋工作的人


George is an eager beaver and is certain to succeed in business

乔治做事勤奋,做生意一定会成功。


4. go belly up

破产


to fail completely

完全倒闭


Last year the business went belly up after sales continued to fall.

这家公司销售逐年下降,最终在去年破产了。


5. golden handshake

黄金握手


a large sum of money that is given to somebody when they leave their job, or to persuade them to leave their job

一大笔解雇费,以让人离职


When Tom left the company he was given a golden handshake.

离开公司后,汤姆收到了一笔解雇费。


6. hold the fort

坚守阵地


to have the responsibility for something or care of somebody while other people are away or out

他人离去时,对某事有责任或有义务照顾某人


While the boss is out of the office, I’ll have to hold the fort.

老板不在,我必须坚守阵地。


7. keep head above water

不欠债

to deal with a difficult situation, especially one in which you have financial problems, and just manage to survive

极度艰难的状态,特别是经济方面的问题,只能勉强度日


Business is bad. I’m not sure how much longer we’ll be able to keep our heads above water.

生意不怎么好,我不知道日子还能勉强维持多久。


8. sleeping partner

隐名股东


a person who has put money into a business company but who is not actually involved in running it

不参与实际业务的投资人


Tom found a sleeping partner to invest money in his business.

汤姆找到了一位隐名股东投资生意。


9. walking papers

免职书


the letter or notice dismissing somebody from a job

解雇某人的书信或通知


Helen was given her walking papers yesterday.

海伦昨天收到了解雇书。


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