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How To Structure Your E-mails

My name is Giovanni, and I grew up in southern Italy. For the past six years I have been happily working at an international construction firm. Part of my job involves daily email correspondence with clients, mostly in English – not a problem for me now.

But when I first started, I often had the impression that people weren’t reading or couldn’t understand my emails.

Business Idioms, What they mean and how to use them

When learning ESL, using idioms is not only a great way of showing off your newly learned vocabulary, but it can also be a great way of expressing yourself in a much more natural way.  We have chosen a handful of common idioms that can be used in a business setting and we will be explaining what they mean and how they can be used.  This way, we can get you sounding native in no time!

“Ahead of the curve”

This popular idiom can be used to express ones progress, particularly when there is an average or a normal range involved.  It can also be used to explain where one stands with regards to normal trends.