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Bristol-Myers Squibb - Vocabulary Cloze

Thomas Fieselmann
Activity by Thomas Fieselmann

Fill in all the gaps with the missing words, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Click the this button again for another letter. You can also click on "[?]" for a different hint. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Rellena los espacios en blanco con las palabras que faltan. Haz click en "Check" para comprobar tus aciertos. Si te resulta difícil la respuesta utiliza el botón "Hint" y te revelará una letra de la casilla en la que te encuentres, puedes clickear varias veces en "Hint" y te dará cada vez una letra más de la palabra. Para obtener ayuda también puedes clickear en el botón "[?]" y te dará una pista. Perderás puntos con las pistas.


Listen:

   achievement      acquire      acquisition      alliance      along      award      Board      CEO      Chairman      cutting      deductible      development      disease      disorder      driven      eligible      employee      enhance      extend      firm      focus      former      formerly      found      freeze      further      groundbreaking      headquarter      initiatives      innovate      innovation      innovative      involve      layoffs      manufacture      manufacturer      measure      merger      model      partnership      pension      pipeline      predecessor      premium      prescription      prevail      R&D      redefine      research      restructure      retiree      revenue      settlement      share      shareholder      sharpen      site      split      stock      streamline      subsidy      trade      treatment      trials   
Vocabulary (Words and Phrases):
ongoing: a continuous activity. (continuamente)
to as: to be listed on the Stock Exchange as. . . (cotizar como)
: total sales. (ingresos)
an : a worker. (empleado)
to : to establish or maintain the main offices of an organization at a specific location. (sede)
a : when two or more companies join together. (fusion)
a : something or somebody succeeded or replaced by something or somebody else. (predecesor)
to : to bring something into existence. (fundar)
a : Chief Executive Officer. (Director General)
a : President. (president)
of Directors: a group of persons chosen to govern the affairs of a corporation or other large institution. (Consejo de Administración.)
: that used to exist, or have a position, in the past. (anteriror, antiguo)
to : to produce products usually in large quantities and in a factory using machines. (fabricar)
a : a business (or individual) who produces products usually in large quantities, in a factory using machines. (fabricante)
a : an official piece of paper on which a doctor writes the type of medication, and which allows you to purchase it from a pharmacist; the medication received. (receta)
a : an illness often caused by infection affecting humans, plants, or animals. (enfermedad)
a : an illness that causes a part of the body to stop functioning correctly. (afección)
to : create new ideas and introduce new changes, often with new products. (innovar)
: using new techniques, methods, and/or ideas. (innovador)
: a new technique, method, or idea. (innovación)
to : to get or have control or influence. (prevalecer, predominar)
a : a location; a place. (lugar)
: in earlier times; in the past. (antes, anteriormente)
to : to reorganize a company or business in a new way to make it operate more effectively or efficiently. (reestructurar)
to : to be a part of an event, situation, activity. (implicar, involucrar)
to : to give attention to, to give an effort for a particular subject, person, or event. (enfocar, centrarse)
with: together, on the side of, next to. (junto a, al lado de)
productivity : a new action or effort often intended to solve a productivity problem. (iniciativas de productividad)
cost-: reduce amounts spent on products or services. (reducción de gastos)
to : to reorganize a process so that it functions easier and more efficiently. (hacer mas eficiente) Examples: “We can reduce costs in Belgium by streamlining our operations.” “Streamlining vehicles improves fuel efficiency.”
: (temporary) action taken by a company that unemploys workers. (suspension temporal por falta de trabajo)
a : a particular action for a specific purpose. (medida)
a : money provided to reduce the cost; money given to help or encourage something to happen. (subvención)
a : a retired person. (jubilado/-da)
to (their pension plan): stop payments to, or to withhold increases to a pension plan. (no hacer cambios, particularmente subidas de pagos)
a plan: a retirement plan. (plan de pensiónes)
to off: to divide, to separate. (separarse, escindirse)
a : a person or institution that owns equal parts into which ownership of a company is divided. (accionísta)
a : an equal part of a company which can bought/sold/traded by the public. (acción)
a : an equal part of a company which can bought/sold/traded by the public. (acción)
: additionally, to a greater degree or extent. (mas)
to : to improve; to intensify. (mejorar)
to : to give as a reward. (conceder como premio)
an : something difficult done successfully. (logro, exito)
to : to reach, stretch, or continue; to add something that makes it bigger or longer. (extender)
to : to improve the quality, amount, strength of something. (aumentar, ampliar, mejorar)
: careful study, usually to discover new facts, of a subject. (investigación)
: a part of a business that tries to improve new existing products. (desarrollo)
: Research and Development. (investigación y desarrollo)
to : to give new meaning to, change the nature of, or make people consider something in a new way. (redefinir)
: new; innovative. (pionero, innovador)
clinical : a series of tests in which a product is evaluated according to established standards. (pruebas clinicas)
a : a particular design or type, a copy. (modelo)
sustainability- companies: companies that are motivated to and produce a service or product with the intent to produce little or no damage to the environment. (impresas ecológicas)
to : to receive something through payment, trade, by gift, etc. (adquirir, comprar)
a : a business or company. (empresa, firma, compañia)
an : two companies that form a third entity by shared agreements and goals. (alianza)
a : a business which is owned by two or more people. (sociedad)
an : something received by payment, trade, gift, etc., . . . (adquisición)
assets: established products and production systems which provide a reliable source of income. (activos establicidos y rentable)
a : an official agreement that ends a dispute. ( (re)solutión; acuerdo)
a : an owner of shares in a company, or investment product. (accionista)
: able to do something because they have the appropriate qualifications. (que reúne los requisites necesarios; idóneo)
a : an amount of money paid in addition to a regular price. (prima, recargo)
: a required amount of money spent for medical expenses before the insurance company begins to pay. (franquicia)
a : something done to relieve or cure an illness. (tratamiento)