Negotiating can often be a challenging experience, even in your own language.
There are, however, a number of techniques which can help us to negotiate more successfully.
Watch the video and listen to some phrases you can use in a negotiation
Now try to answer the questions on the meaning of phrasal verbs and idioms used in the video
- What is the meaning of "to run something past someone"?
To bring an idea to someone's attention in order to get their opinion
- What does "to back down" mean?
To withdraw your offer
- What does "to break down" mean?
The negotiation has failed