This is a full glossary/dictionary of useful words you will find on Big Business English.
accountant [ business-vocab ]
An accountant is a financial professional who prepares the accounts for companies or individuals and gives advice about tax.
If you need to solve a problem relating to tax, speak to your accountant.
acronym [ business-idioms ]
An acronym is a group of letters used to represent a phrase. The letter stands in the acronym are the first letter of each word in the phrase.
CTO Is an acronym that stands for Chief Technology Officer in a company.
actually [ general-vocab ]This means really or in fact.Actually is often used as a filler expression in English when you are contradicting or correcting someone.Stephanie's a good manager. Actually, she's a great manager!
allow [ general-vocab ]
Allow means to let something happen or not stop it from happening.
Boss: I won't allow people in this company to sit back and relax. Everyone has to work hard - or they can leave!
You can also use the word allowed to mean permitted, i.e. it's OK to do something:
You are only permitted to take one suitcase or bag on this aeroplane.