Tipos de Negocios II/ Types of Businesses
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CULTURAL NOTES: Spanish business people tend to be conservative and formal on the first meeting; however, they loosen up and become very friendly after a few meetings. It is recommended to begin speaking by using usted instead of tú. If they tell you, "Me puede tutear," which means "you may use tú to address me, " you may use tú. Go slowly in establishing a relationship and avoid taking a lead in addressing your foreign counterpart on a first name basis unless he/ she asks you to do so.
WORDS TO LEARN: Please, repeat aloud each example.
subsidiario, sociedad filial ( m ), ( f ), ( adj ) subsidiary empresa conjunta ( f ), -o ( adj ) joint venture propiedades ( f pl ) holdings socio colectivo, socio general ( m ), -a ( adj ), ( m ), ( adj ) general partner gerente ( mf ) manager
TODAY'S GRAMMAR FOCUS
Personal Pronouns: Using pronouns. Review rules.
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