He had no head for business.他毫无商业头脑。
He was inexperienced in business.他在商业方面缺乏经验。
It’s none of my business.这不关我的事。
I don’t understand this business.我不了解这件事。
They’ve done some business together.他们一起做过生意。
Business is always brisk before Christmas.圣诞节前生意总是很兴隆。
His business there was routine cleaning and inspection.
His business was wrecked.
Business is at a standstill.
The business is under the control.
Taylor’s business just managed to break even last month.
I wish to advise you that business has been done at 100 yuan per ton.
The insurance business is built on trust.
Business is business.
Mind your own business!
My business is with you.
Has your business been attended to by her in your absence?
We’ll have to find some place else to do business.
The company has done business with many countries.
He has a good business as a greengrocer.
The chairman made a preliminary statement before beginning the main business of the meeting.
Underinvoicing is not the proper way of doing business.
He has built up a good business.
He takes the business in hand.
They commenced a business.
We shut up business at six.
We directed our own business.
We transacted business with the firm.
When he had established a flourishing business, he was bought out by a larger concern.
I stood for five minutes thinking the business over.
Tell me your business shortly.
I have my business to attend to.
He attended to his business.
He’s in the wool business.
Efficiency is the dominant idea in many businesses.
He made a fortune in the coal and iron business.
It takes hard work to get ahead in business.
In business, a prompt reply is imperative.
He established himself in business.
He is absent on business.
I shall go to Shanghai on commercial business.
On what business did she come here this morning?
He is smart about business.
I am deeply sorry about the whole business.
They’re keeping very close about the whole business.
The old woman is curious about other people’s business.
Some kinds of business are competitive.
The collapse of the business was a mortal blow to him and his family.
What brought about the failure of the business?
He wants to be promoted to the upper ranks of the business.
We shall have to appoint another day for the rest of our business.
The telephone office is open for public business.
The new stock exchange was open for business yesterday.
She had no head for business, and it was not long before she went under.
He is a business man all the time.
Below is an example of a typical business letter.
He advised her about her business affairs.
The business secret appears to have leaked.
During the business depression, half the machines in the factory were idle.
He associated himself with his friend in a business undertaking.
It is the business of the police to keep order.
It was a legal business.
It’s a lucrative business.
It’s a profitable little business.
用作名词(n.)do the business命中 hit the target or mart
get〔come〕 to business着手开始工作; 言归正传 start the work that must be done
give〔get〕 the business苛责 a harsh scolding
go out of business停业,歇业 stop doing business
have no business无权〔不该〕(干某事) have no right (to do sth)
have no business to-v/v-ing
You have no business to do that.
The weather has no business to be so hot in spring.
You have no business saying things about me.
He had no business getting mixed up in such a matter.
know one’s business精通业务 expert in one’s affairs or work, etc.
land-office business〈非正〉生意兴隆 a great rush of business
make a business of以…为业 work as
make a great business of it非常辛苦地做它 try one’s best to do it or to be very hard to do sth
mean business认真的,严肃的 be serious
mind one’s own business少管闲事 not interfere in other’s matters
monkey business〈口〉不正当行为; 胡闹 any activity that is furtive or deceitful
send about sb’s business把(某人)赶走 send sb away and tell him not to interfere
send sb about sb’s business
I sent my servant about her business.
confess to business交代业务
get (down) business干正经事，谈正经事
give up business放弃业务
slow down business减缓业务进程
speed up business加快业务进程
swallow up business吞并企业
tie up business冻结业务
in business指“在经商营业”，属于形容词短语或状语短语范畴；on business指“因事或因公，出差”，属于状语短语。
She engaged in business.
She wants to see you on business.
go to business意思是“到办事处去，上班”，go into business意思是“从事商业”。
She go to business by bike.
He went into business at the age of 18.
表示“不要管别人的闲事”可说“Mind your own business”。