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Business English Conversation 24: New CTO

1. to be stressed out: to have a lot of stress
  • I am stressed out these days.
  • She is stressed out because she has too much work.
2. CTO: Chief Technology Officer (a very senior position in any large company)
  • She was named the new CTO of our company.
  • The CTO of our company makes more than $10 million a year.
3. to be a big deal: to be very important and significant
  • This news is a big deal.
  • The news that our CEO is retiring at the end of the year is a big deal.

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