- Have you come across any specific trends or news stories lately related to electric vehicles or car manufacturing?
- Are electric vehicles common in your country?
- financial /fi-NAN-shuhl/
- announce /uh-NOUNS/
- consider /kuhn-SID-er/
- operation /op-uh-REY-shuhn/
- produce /pruh-DOOS/
[adjective] – relating to money or how money is managed
The company’s financial situation improved after implementing cost-saving measures.
[verb] – to make something known or tell people about something officially
The company will announce its new product line during the press conference tomorrow.
[verb] – to spend time thinking about a possibility or making a decision
John needs to consider his career options before making a decision about further studies.
[noun] – a process or series of actions performed to achieve a specific result or goal
The operation of the new assembly line in the factory increased productivity by 30%.
[verb] – to make something or bring something into existence
The factory produces high-quality furniture using sustainable materials.
True or False:
- Honda has officially confirmed the construction of a new electric car factory in Canada.
- The proposed investment for the potential new factory in Canada by Honda could be approximately $13.83 billion.
- Honda aims to make the new factory operational by 2024, intending to commence production earlier than the proposed 2028 timeline.
- Less than 0.5% of Honda’s global sales in the first nine months of 2023 were electric cars.
- Honda has been leading the global electric car market, surpassing other major manufacturers in electric vehicle sales.
Fill in the blanks:
- Please __________ all the factors before choosing a vacation destination for the family trip.
- She sought __________ advice to manage her investments wisely.
- Effective __________ of the company’s customer service department ensured prompt resolution of client inquiries.
- His company __________ innovative software solutions for various industries.
- The mayor plans to __________ the city’s new environmental initiatives next week.