福岡市西新ケンジントン英会話のビジネス英会話でよく使う表現 - make a cold call

Don’t you hate cold calls? At Kensington we receive a number of cold calls every week, usually from web or SEO companies. I can understand that they want to make money and get new customers but I sometimes wish they would leave us alone.

 

In any case, today’s business English expression is “make a cold call” and it means to call or visit someone you don’t know for business purposes.

 

make a cold call

- to visit or telephone a potential but unknown customer

We received a cold call from a finance company concerning refinancing.

売り込み電話をかける

- 知らない見込み客を訪ねたり、電話をかけたりすること

金融会社から、借り換えに関する売り込みの電話がかかってきた。

 

Tim