Tag Archive: Business & Economy – Expert

Important summit brings together South Korea and African nations

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. deepen /DEE-puhn/ [verb] – to make something more intense, stronger, or more involved The teacher tried to deepen the students’ understanding of the topic. mineral /MIN-uh-rul/ [noun] – a solid natural substance that is formed by geological processes Calcium is an important mineral for strong bones. cobalt /KOH-bawlt/ [noun] – a hard, silvery-blue metallic element Cobalt is used in making some types of batteries. resilience /ri-ZIL-yuhns/ [noun] – the ability to recover quickly from difficulties The community showed great resilience after the natural disaster. transformation /trans-fur-MAY-shun/ [noun] – a complete change in the appearance or character…
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Marriott International leads massive environmental cleanup in Bali

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. dedication /ded-i-KEY-shuhn/ [noun] – the quality of being dedicated or committed to a task or purpose Sarah’s dedication to her studies paid off when she received the highest grade in her class. tangible /TAN-juh-buhl/ [adjective] – perceptible by touch; capable of being touched or felt The artist’s joy was tangible as she held her finished painting in her hands. confront /kuhn-FRONT/ [verb] – to face, meet, or deal with a difficult situation or person directly Maria knew she had to confront her fear of public speaking if she wanted to succeed in her career. reminder /ri-MAHYN-der/…
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Biden Administration unveils $207 million financial commitment to boost domestic fertilizer and renewable energy projects

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. administration /ad-min-uh-STREY-shuhn/ [noun] – the officials in the highest positions of a government, considered as a group The Biden administration announced a significant financial commitment for domestic projects. incur /in-KUR/ [verb] – to become subject to or bring upon oneself (usually something undesirable, such as expenses or losses) Farmers may incur additional costs if they don’t adopt sustainable practices. engage in /en-GEYJ in/ [phrasal verb] – to participate or be involved in an activity Many people in rural areas engage in agricultural production for their livelihoods. installation /in-stuh-LEY-shuhn/ [noun] – the act or process of installing…
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Global coffee creamer market anticipates a 4.5% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) from 2024 to 2032

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. texture /TEKS-cher / [noun] – the feel, consistency, or mouthfeel of something The homemade soup had a delightful texture, with a perfect balance of chunky vegetables and creamy broth. beverage /BEV-er-ij/ [noun] – a drink of any type, excluding water; liquid for drinking Water, juice, and soda are common examples of beverages. surge /surj/ [noun] – a sudden and powerful increase The surge of excitement among the fans was overwhelming when their team scored a goal. personalize /PUR-suh-nl-ahyz/ [verb] – to design or tailor something to meet individual needs or preferences You can personalize your phone…
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MEA Water Treatment Chemicals Market surges as industrial development, regulatory policies, and water scarcity awareness drive growth

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. awareness /uh-WAIR-nis / [noun] – knowledge or perception of a situation or fact Environmental awareness has grown, leading to increased recycling efforts. scarcity /SKAIR-si-tee/ [noun] – the state of being in short supply; a shortage The scarcity of water in the region has led to strict conservation measures. strategic /struh-TEE-jik/ [adjective] – relating to the identification of long-term or overall aims and interests The company made strategic decisions to expand its market presence. insight /IN-sahyt/ [noun] – the capacity to gain an accurate and deep understanding of someone or something The research provided valuable insights into…
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Microsoft offers free cybersecurity tools amid rising threats

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. detect /dih-TEKT/ [verb] – to notice something that is partly hidden or not clear, or to discover something, especially using a special method The police dog was trained to detect illegal substances in luggage at the airport. persistent /per-SIS-tuhnt/ [adjective] – lasting for a long time or difficult to get rid of The persistent rumors about the company’s financial troubles caused concern among investors. sector /SEK-ter/ [noun] – noun one of the areas into which the economic activity of a country is divided reinforce /ree-in-FAWRS/ [verb] – If something reinforces an idea or opinion, it provides…
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Lucid Motors expands global presence with new EV factory in Saudi Arabia

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©Romain Maurice/Getty Images for Haute Living Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. venture /VEN-cher / [noun] – a risky or daring journey or undertaking, often with the goal of achieving success Starting a new business can be a risky venture, but it can also lead to great rewards. renowned /ri-NOUND/ [adjective] – widely known and highly respected or famous for a particular quality or achievement The renowned scientist received a prestigious award for her groundbreaking research. soar /sawr/ [verb] – to suggest that there is a sharp and substantial rise in the popularity and demand for something The new superhero movie is…
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Facebook Messenger’s new parental controls enhance child safety

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. exposure /ik-SPOH-zher/ [noun] – the fact of experiencing something or being affected by it because of being in a particular situation or place Occupational safety guidelines aim to minimize workers’ exposure to hazardous substances and conditions in the workplace. restrict /ri-STRIKT/ [verb] – to limit the movements or actions of someone, or to limit something and reduce its size or prevent it from increasing The new regulations restrict the use of certain chemicals in manufacturing processes to protect the environment. explicit /ik-SPLIS-it/ [adjective] – showing or talking about sex or violence in a very detailed way…
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New Zealand plans to eliminate rats for wildlife conservation

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. irresistible /ir-i-ZIS-tuh-buhl/ [adjective] – impossible to refuse, oppose, or avoid because it is too pleasant, attractive, or strong The irresistible aroma of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies lured the students to the kitchen. relentless /ri-LENT-lis/ [adjective] – continuing in a severe or extreme way The relentless waves crashed against the shore, drawing the adventurous people closer. unprecedented /uhn-PRES-i-den-tid/ [adjective] – never having happened or existed in the past The sudden snowstorm in our town caused an unprecedented amount of snow to accumulate overnight. vulnerable /VUHL-ner-uh-buhl/ [adjective] – able to be easily physically or mentally hurt, influenced,…
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Gallup-Amazon partnership develops tool to help youngsters navigate career paths

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Vocabulary: I will read the words, meanings, and sample sentences. Then, repeat after me. initiative /ih-NISH-uh-tiv/ [noun] – a new plan or process to achieve something or solve a problem The company launched an environmental initiative to reduce waste and promote sustainability across its operations. refine /ri-FAHYN/ [verb] – to make something pure or improve something, especially by removing unwanted material The chef continuously refines her recipes, experimenting with different ingredients and techniques to achieve the perfect balance of flavors. resilient /ri-ZIL-yuhnt/ [adjective] – able to return quickly to a previous good condition after problems The company’s resilient business model allowed it to weather economic downturns and emerge stronger, thanks…
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