On the Characteristics of Business English
MA Xue-song1,LIANG Song-bin2(1.Harbin University of Commerce,Harbin 150028, China; 2.Harbin University, Harbin 150080, China)
As a type of ESP, Business English has its own features. It differs from General English in terms of objective, assessment, textbook, syllabus, methodology etc. This article gives an account of the characteristics of Business English and makes a comparison between it and General English so that learners will be able to have a both better understanding and command of this ESP.
【CateGory Index】： H319