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"the EU" in British English

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the EUnoun

uk   /ˌiːˈjuː/ us   /ˌiːˈjuː/
abbreviation for the European Union
(Definition of the EU from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"EU" in American English

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EUnoun [U]

abbreviation forEuropean Union
(Definition of EU from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

".eu" in Business English

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.eu

uk   us   INTERNET
abbreviation for Europe: used by some European companies in their internet address instead of .com: The European Union launched the .eu domain name for European businesses to use as a competitor to .com.

the EUnoun

uk   us   POLITICS
abbreviation for the European Union: an organization, known until 1993 as the European Community, through which the governments of its member countries make social, political, and economic decisions: In March 2004, the EU imposed tariffs on American goods. EU leaders/proposals/directives EU nationals/member states/countries
(Definition of .eu from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the EU”
in Chinese (Simplified) 欧洲联盟…
in Turkish Avrupa Birliği (AB)…
in Russian Европейский союз…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歐洲聯盟…
in Polish UE (= = Unia Europejska)…
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“the EU” in Business English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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