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Business English Conversation 2: What to Pack on a Business Trip

1. CFO: Chief Financial Officer (a very senior position in any large company)
  • He just got promoted to CFO.
  • The company's CFO was on the news talking about the company's plans for next year.
2. to make someone nervous: to cause a person to worry
  • The market is making the CEO nervous.
  • My son makes me nervous when he climbs trees. I am afraid that he will fall.
3. You better...: a grammar point used to give advice (stronger than "You should")
  • You better study hard for your test.
  • You better save some money for retirement.

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