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Finance Exercises

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money,financial language,financeWelcome to our Finance Exercises. Let’s learn how to use words associated with this topic. It is important to increase your vocabulary at this expanding stage of English, where there is more focus on academic tasks and language functions.

About 30-40 minutes.Learning new words about business and finance. Expanding stage of learning English.
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Here are the words and phrases from the finance exercises:

  • decrease
  • dramatically
  • economy
  • finance
  • gradual increase
  • gradually
  • increase
  • interest rates
  • inflation
  • loans
  • plummeted
  • prompting
  • quarter
  • recession
  • shares
  • slight increase
  • speculation
  • trade
  • value
  • versus
Exercise 1Exercise 2Extension

1. Write and talk about finance with your friends or family.

  • What is the inflation rate at the moment in your country?
  • What is the value of your currency against the dollar or pound?
  • If you borrow money from the bank, how the increase will you be charged?
  • Do you think the economy is doing well at the moment?
  • Is your country in a recession? If so, why?

2. Write and record a news report about the financial situation in your country.

Especially helpful are exercises that are focused on a theme or topic, as these provide word retention practice so you can be confident to read, write, speak, and listen successfully. We have many activities to get your English up to speed in no time.
The more words you encounter and understand, the broader your day-to-day vocabulary will become. Our word games and puzzles are an excellent way to help to reinforce spellings in your mind.
Cambridge English Examinations:

Cambridge English exams are designed for learners at all levels, from the elementary level Cambridge English: Key (KET) to the very advanced level Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE). These exams give candidates proof of their ability to use English in a wide variety of contexts relevant to work, study and leisure activities.

A2 Key | B1 Preliminary | B2 First

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