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I'm Phil Murray with words and their stories, a programme in special English on the Voice of America,today we tell about some American expressions that commonly used in business. 
Bell sound,**  messages appear , men and women work  at computers,they talk on the telphone,the time they shout and run around,this noisy place is a stock exchange here experts sales people called brokers buy and sell shares of companies,shares are known as stocks,people who own stock in the company own part of that company,people pay brokers to buy and sell stocks for them,if a company earns money,its stock increases in value,if the company does not earn money,the stock decreases in value,brokers and investers carefully watch for any changes on the big board,that is the name given to a list of stocks sold on the New York stock exchange,the first written use of the word with that meaning was on a newspaper in Illinois in 1837,it said "the sales on the board were $1700 in America gold ",investers and brokers watch the big board to see if the stock market is a bull market or a bear market,in a bear market ,prices go down,in a bull market,prices go up,investers in the bear market promise to sell a stock in the future at a set price,but the invester doesn't own the stock yet,he or she waits to buy it when the price drops,the meaning of a bear market is thought to come from an old story about a man who sold the skin of a bear before he caught the bear.An English dictionary of the 1600 said to sell a bear is to sell what one has not.word experts dispute the beginning of the word bull in the stock market.but some say it came from a long connection of the two annimals the bulls and bears in sports set in Baffeter years ago in England  ,investers are always concerned about the possibility of a company failing,in the mordern world,a company that doesn't not earn enough profit is set to go belly up,a company that goes gely up feelly up as like a fish,fish turned over on their backs when they die ,so they are stomach or belly up.stock market investers do not want that to happen to a company, they want a company whose stock they own to earn more profit than expected,this would sharply increase the values of the stock,invester are hoping for a windfall,the word windfall comes from England of centuries ago,there poor people were ban from cutting trees in forests owned by rich landowners,but if the wind blew down a tree,a poor person could take the wood for fuel,so a windfall is something wonderful that happens unexpectedly,
This special English programme words and their stories was written by Jeri Watson. This is Phil Murray.

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  1. I'm Phil Murray with Words and Their Stories, a program in Special English on the Voice of America. Today we tell about some American expressions that are commonly used in business. Bells sound. Lighted messages appear. Men and women work at computers. They talk on the telephone. At times they shout and run around. This noisy place is a stock exchange. Here expert salespeople called brokers buy and sell shares of companies. The shares are known as stocks. People who own stock in a company, own part of that company. People pay brokers to buy and sell stocks for them. If a company earns money, its stock increases in value. If the company does not earn money, the stock decreases in value. Brokers and investors carefully watch for any changes on the Big Board. That is the name given to a list of stocks sold on the New York Stock Exchange. The first written use of the word with that meaning was in a newspaper in Illinois in eighteen thirty-seven. It said: "The sales on the board were one thousand seven hundred dollars in American gold." Investors and brokers watch the Big Board to see if the stock market is a bull market or a bear market. In a bear market, prices go down. In a bull market, prices go up. Investors in a bear market promise to sell a stock in the future at a set price. But the investor does not own the stock yet. He or she waits to buy it when the price drops. The meaning of a bear market is thought to come from an old story about a man who sold the skin of a bear before he caught the bear. An English dictionary of the sixteen hundreds said, "To sell a bear is to sell what one has not." Word experts dispute the beginnings of the word bull in the stock market. But some say it came from the long connection of the two animals -- bulls and bears -- in sports that were popular years ago in England. Investors are always concerned about the possibility of a company failing. In the modern world, a company that does not earn enough profit is said to go belly up. A company that goes belly up dies like a fish. Fish turn over on their backs when they die. So they are stomach, or belly, up. Stock market investors do not want that to happen to a company. They want a company whose stock they own to earn more profit than expected. This would sharply increase the value of the stock. Investors are hoping for a windfall. The word windfall comes from England of centuries ago. There, poor people were banned from cutting trees in forests owned by rich land owners. But, if the wind blew down a tree, a poor person could take the wood for fuel. So a windfall is something wonderful that happens unexpectedly. This Special English program, Words and Their Stories, was written by Jeri Watson. This is Phil Murray
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      I'm Phil Murray with words and their stories , a program in special English on the voice of America. Today we tell about some American expressions that commonly used in business.
      Bell sounds, lighted messages appear, men and women work at computers . They talk on the telephone. At  times they shout and run around. This noisy place is a stock exchange. Here are expert sales people called brokers buy and sell shares of companies. 
      The shares are known as stocks. People who own stock in a company own part of that company. People pay brokers to buy and sell stockes for them . If the company earns money, it's stock increases in value. If the company does not earn money ,the stock decreases in value. 
      Brokers and investors carefully watch for any changes on the big board. That is the name given to a list of stocks sold on the New York stock exchange. The first written use of  the word with that meaning was in a newspaper in Illinois in 1837. It said:" the sales on the board were 1700 dollars in American gold. "
      Investors and blocks watch the big board to see if the stock market is a bull market or a bear market. In the bear market prices go down, in a bull market prices go up.
      Investors in a bear market promise to sell the stock in the future at a set price. But the investor does not own the stock yet , he or she waits to buy it when the price drops.
     The meaning of a bear market is thought to come from an old story about a man who sold the skin of a bear before he caught the bear , an English dictionary of 1600 said "to sell a bear is to sell what one has not". Word experts dispute the beginnings of the word "bull" in the stock market. But some said it came from a long connection of  the two animals ,bulls and bears.  In sports that were popular years ago in England.
      Investors are always concerned about the possibility of a company failing. In the modern world, a company that does not earn enough profit is said to go belly up.  A company that goes belly up dies like a fish. Fish turn over on their backs when they die. So they are stomach or belly up.
     Stock market investors do not want that to happen to a company . They want a company whose stock they own to earn more profit than expected. This would sharply increase the value of the stock.
      Investors are hoping for a windfall. The word windfall comes from England of centuries ago .There poor people were banned from cutting trees  in forest owned by rich land owners . But if the wind blew down the tree , a poor person could take the wood for fuel. So a windfall is something wonderful that happens unexpected.
      This special English program words and their stories , was written by Jerry Watson , This is Phil Murray.
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Today we tell about some American expressions that are commonly used in business.

 

Bell sound, lighted messages appear, men and women worked computers, they talk on the telephone, the times they shout and run around. This noisy place is a stock exchange. Here expert sells people called brokers, buy and sell shares of companies. The shares are known as stocks.

 

People who own stock in a company own part of that company. People pay brokers to buy and sell stocks for them. If the company earns money, its stock increases in value. If the company does not earn money, its stock decreases in value.

 

Brokers and investors carefully watch for any changes on the big board. That is the name given to a list of stocks sold on the New York stock exchange. The first reason use of the word was that meaning, was an newspaper in Illinoi in 1837. It’s said the sells on the board were 1700 dollors in American gold. Investors and brokers watch the big board to see if the stock market is a bull market or a bear market.

 

In the bear market prices go down, in the bull market prices go up. Investors in a bear market promise to sell a stock in the future at a set price. But the investor does not own this stock yet. He or she which to buy it when a price drops. The meaning of a bear market is thought to come from an old story about a man who sold the skin of a bear before he caught the bear. And english dictionary of the 1600 said to sell a bear is to sell what one has not.

 

Word experts dispute the beginning of the word ‘bull’ in the stock market. But some say it came from a long connection of the two animals—the bulls and the bears. In sports said ** years ago in England.

 

Investors are always concerned about the possibility of a company failing. In the mordern ** a company that does not earn enough profit is set to go belly-up. A company that goes belly-up dies like a fish. Fish turned over on their backs when they die, so they are stomach or belly-up.

 

Stock market investors do not want that to happen to a company, they want a company who stock they own to earn more profit than expected. This would sharply increase the value of the stock. Investors are hoping for a windfall. The word ‘windfall’ comes from England of centuries ago. There, poor people were vanned from cutting trees and forests owned by rich landowners. But if the wind blew down a tree, a poor person could take the wood for fuel. So a windfall is something wonderful that happens unexpectedly.

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i feel so shy for my english, i can just understand the meanning of the martial, but can not write it coherently, how can i do
I am Fill Mark with words and their stories.the program in special English on the voice of American

Today I will tell about some American expressions that are commonly used in business.
There are songs,electric message disappear,Mem and women working on computers,They are talking on the telephones,they shout run around,This noise place is stock exchange,
Here is exprests sells people called brokers,Buy and sell the shares of companies,The shares are known as stocks,People who own the stock of company own parts of company,People pay  brokers to buy and sell stocks for them,if the company earns money,Its stock increasing value<if the company doesn't earn money,The stock decreases in value,
Brokers and investors carefully watch any changes on the big board,That is the name often given to the nasd on the New York stock exchange,
I am Fill Mark with words and their stories,A program in special English,on the voice of America

Today we tell about some American expressions that commonly used in Business.
Bells sound,Lighted messages disappear,Man and woman work on computers,They talk on the telephone,the times they run around.This noisy place is stocks exchange,Here is expert sales people called brokers,buy and sell shares of companies,Shares are known stocks,

People who own stocks in company own parts of company,People pay brokers to buys and sells stocks for them,if company earns money,Its stocks increases in value,If the company doesn't earn money,the stock decreases in value,

Brokers and investers carefully watch any changes on a big board,That is name given to a list stocks,so on the New York stocks exchange,The first recent used  of the word  that meaning was in the newspaper inolayer in 1887,the sales on the board were one thousand seven hundred dollars in the American gold,

Investors and brokers watch the big board to see if the stock market is bull market or bear market,In the bear market.price go down,in bull market ,price go up,investors in the bear market promise to sell  stocks in the future at seted price,But the investor does not own the stocks yet,He or she wish to buy it when  the price drops,the meaning of bear market is  thought to come  from an old  story about a man  sold the  skin of a bear before he cought the bear,And English dictionary of sixteen hundreds said :to   sell the bear is to sell but one has not,

Word experts dispute the begining of the word bull in the stock market,but some  say it come from long connection of two animals bulls and bears in sport of    years ago in England,Investors all of us concerned  about possible  ability of company filling,

In the modern word, the company that doesnot earn enough profit is said to go valley up,   dies like a fish,fish turn over on its backs when they die,so their stock velly up,Stock investors do not want that to happen to company,they want the company  whose stock they own to earn more profit than they expect it,this sharply increase in value ,Investors hopes windfall,

The word windfall comes from England of a century ago,there poor people were  banned from cutting trees in forest owned by rich landlorders,But it wind blew down the tree.The poor person could take the wood for free
So a windfall is something wondful that happens,I expect to do
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