The ability to describe trends and cause and effect is of
particular interest to the student of Business or Financial
English. Being able to talk intelligently and meaningfully about
market trends will make your participation in Meetings and
Negotiations or Presentations far more effective. It will also
ensure that your reports, memos and e-mails are more informative.
There is quite a lot of vocabulary to be learnt in this area. The
combination of verbs with appropriate adverbs can be particularly
difficult. And, as in every other area of the language, there is
the question of the correct choice of preposition. So try these
exercises and watch out for more on this site soon!