research shows that our levels of happiness are remarkably unaffected by our affluence

run into debts

i ran into jack the other day

 

indebted – dluzny, winny pieniadze

trader – handlowiec, przedsiebiorca

 

merge = mingle

interchangeable

mingle with the crowd is far more popular

 

i am sorry this product is out of stock/ out of sale

not available at the moment – out of stock

when a company fails – it goes bankrupt

 

go bankrupt – zbankrutowac

something worth buying – good bargain

sequence of tenses – nastepstwo czasow

 

word building. complete the table with the adequate words

comparing goods or services before buying – to shop around

 

buying large quantities at cheap prices – buying in bulk

when buying with a delayed payment – to buy on credit

match the beginnings of the sentences with the endings

 

cotton bud = cotton swab = q-tip

there is a range to choose from

 

when it’s held up to the light

a watermark becomes visible when it’s held up to the light

the bank requires that you open the account with a minimum balance of 100

 

remarkably – wielce, wybitnie

affluence – dobrobyt

affluent – zamozny, majetny, bogaty

 

managed by investment professionals

double entry – podwojne ksiegowanie

 

vital = essential

DOUBLE ENTRY – podwojne ksiegowanie

entryway – wejscie

 

good credit management is vital to the healthy running of any business

the bank requires that you open the account with a minimum balance of 100 pounds

 

he refused to reschedule our payments and has called in the debt

it was comforting. it made me feel better

 

you can obtain advice from the financial advisers

 

VAT – VALUE-ADDED TAX – podatek od wartosci dodanej

post meridiem – po poludniu

P&L account – profit and loss account

 

i often wonder what life holds for me

freight – koszt przewozu

FREIGHT – koszt przewozu!

 

CIF – COST, INSURANCE, FREIGHT

koszty, ubezpieczenie, przewoz

 

there is always an endless queue at the post office

she works as a manager at the post office

general practitioner

 

GP – internista

you make my life so rich

hold on, i dont do foreign exchange rates in my mind

 

exchange rate – kurs wymiany walut

the value of a national currency against a foreign currency

 

central bank – bank centralny

INTEREST RATE 0 a rate which is paid for the use of money

interest rate 0 stopa procentowa

 

deficit – an excess of expenditure over revenue

investment – spending money on sth with the hope of making a profit

 

make a profit (osiagnac zysk)

 

an extension of credit from a bank when an account reaches zero

could you give us a ride to the city centre ?

 

pay sth off – splacac cos ; to pay back money that one owes

to buy sb off – przekupic (swiadka)

 

to pay someone so they do not cause you any toruble

to cash up – podliczyc utarg po calym dniu w sklepie

 

lay sth out – rozlozyc cos (np mape )

lay out – to spend money, specially large amounts

 

run up debts – popadac w dlugi

to get by – to have enough money for one’s needs

cough up – wybulic, dac sie naciagnac

 

to provide money for something one does not want to

to save up – to keep money for a large expense in the future

to pay up – splacic zobowiazania – to pay promptly or ON DEMAND

 

to wind up – to liquidate a business due to bankrupcy

to buy out contributions, stakes, shares

 

to take over a business

to bet on – to wager for

 

stock exchange = stock market – gielda papierow wartosciowych

bid – skladac oferte (na aukcji )

 

someone bid 2000 dollars for the sculpture

oferta, oferowana cena

 

hulk – kadlub statku

 

 

 

 

 

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