Choose the word which best matches the meaning of the academic word that’s been highlighted in each sentence below.
Increased spending on direct advertising is a key component of our marketing plan.
This is a complex question which requires careful consideration.
- not simple
We see a lot of each other as we work in adjacent buildings.
The project team consist(s) of the HR manager, a marketing consultant and the company accountant.
- is made up
- is looking
- is part
The elderly constitute a large and growing proportion of the population.
The conference will encompass a number of themes ranging from management to finance.
- take place
The joint venture bore the names of both parent companies but was in reality an entirely separate legal entity.
The final draft of the report incorporate(d) a number of revisions.
- was written
The central government established the parameter(s) within which local governments can work.
Management must accept its portion of the blame for the company’s poor performance.
The company needs to reduce its costs substantial(ly) if it is to remain competitive.
- a lot
His research was outside the established paradigm, which meant that it was difficult to attract funding.