Describing Charts and Trends



Step one: Listening and repeating the phrases


Step two: Doing the following exercises:

Describing Graphs and Trends in English

Describing Graphs and Trends in English

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, 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. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
Good morning ladies and gentlemen and welcome to my presentation of Schein Ltd sales in the year 2011.

As you can see 2011 was a rather turbulent year for us with a lot of and downs. After launching our product there was a gradual in sales in January from 0 to just under 2000.

Following a slight in February we commenced an advertising campaign which resulted in rocketing by 8000 from around 2000 to a of just under 10000.

There was a small at the end of March before sales off and remained constant throughout April and May. In July sales to approximately 7000 but improved in late August to reach 8000.

Unfortunately sales then , dropping dramatically between September and October by 7000 units, out and hitting the year low of 1000.

Luckily, sales began to , albeit unsteadily and with frequent . In late December sales at 4000 and the good news is: it looks as if we'll avoid bankruptcy.


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