Vokabular Unit 9 Getting goods delivered A Making an enquiry enquiry Anfrage We would like to make an enquiry. supplier Lieferant Sb who provides things that people want or need. to interrupt unterbrechen If you interrupt sb, you speak while he/she is talking. wristwatch Armbanduhr A watch which you wear around your wrist. with reference to mit Bezug auf With reference to your offer of 6 February, we would like to order five dresses, model BE5, in sizes 32 to 40. to request bitten = to ask for sth politely to extend erweitern = to make sth longer or larger range of products Produktpalette We want to extend our range of products. trade discount Handelsnachlass/rabatt Most companies offer trade discounts for large orders. terms of delivery and payment Lieferungs- und Zahlungsbedingungen to deliver to grow (grew, grown) wachsen There is a growing market for these products. in advance im Voraus If you want to be sure that you‘ll get the mobile phones, then order them in advance, please. reply Antwort = answer complimentary close Grußformel You finish a letter with a complimentary close. encs = enclosures Anhang Sth that you include with a letter. further weiter We can give you a further discount. cash discount Barzahlungsrabatt, Skonto We can also offer you a cash discount. settlement Bezahlung We will accept settlement by Monday next week. to desire wünschen Our company has the products that your customers desire. in stock vorrätig My father has a lot of batteries in stock at home. B A business letter C Receiving an offer © Ernst Klett Verlag GmbH, Stuttgart 2009 | www.klett.de Von dieser Druckvorlage ist die Vervielfältigung für den eigenen Unterrichtsgebrauch gestattet. Die Kopiergebühren sind abgegolten. Alle Rechte vorbehalten. Retail Milestones ISBN 978-3-12-808225-7 1 9 9 Vokabular order Bestellung to order according to gemäß According to our telephone conversation, I‘ll send you a written enquiry. to dispatch abschicken Please dispatch our order tomorrow. free of charge kostenlos We will deliver the goods free of charge. air mail Luftpost We will send the goods by air mail. receipt of order Auftragseingang My boss will call you again after receipt of order. to place hier: erteilen We are very pleased to place our order with you. to grant gewähren We will grant you a discount. to confirm bestätigen confirmation to remind erinnern My colleague reminded me about the meeting with the branch manager. bank transfer Banküberweisung You will have to pay by bank transfer. in cash in bar We paid for the journey in cash. in instalments in Raten The price of the computer is very high. Are we allowed to pay in instalments? on receipt bei Erhalt We will dispatch the goods on receipt of your payment. invoice Rechnung The subscription should be paid for on receipt of the invoice. subscription Abonnement We can offer you a subscription to a news magazine. air freight Luftfracht Large goods are sent by air freight, small goods by air mail. D Placing an order E Delivery and payment Skills: Commercial correspondence to improve verbessern When you improve your English, your English gets better. Gitter The words from top to bottom cross with the words from left to right in the following grid. F Checking grid 2 Retail Milestones ISBN 978-3-12-808225-7 © Ernst Klett Verlag GmbH, Stuttgart 2009 | www.klett.de Von dieser Druckvorlage ist die Vervielfältigung für den eigenen Unterrichtsgebrauch gestattet. Die Kopiergebühren sind abgegolten. Alle Rechte vorbehalten.