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"improve" in British English

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improveverb [I or T]

uk   /ɪmˈpruːv/ us   /ɪmˈpruːv/
A2 to (cause something to) get better: He did a lot to improve conditions for factory workers. I thought the best way to improve my French was to live in France. Her health has improved dramatically since she started on this new diet.

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(Definition of improve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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improveverb [I/T]

us   /ɪmˈpruv/
to get better, or to make something better: [I] Her grades have improved greatly this semester. [T] He did a lot to improve conditions for factory workers.
If you improve on something, you succeed in doing or making it better: [I] The company is hoping to improve on last year’s sales figures.
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"improve" in Business English

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improveverb

uk   /ɪmˈpruːv/ us  
[I] to get better: gradually/greatly/vastly improve Conditions for foreign investors are also gradually improving. improve considerably/dramatically/significantly
[T] to make something better: We're working hard to improve the situation. to improve performance/profitability/service improve efficiency/quality/productivity
if prices, shares, sales, etc. improve a particular amount, they increase by that amount: Total new business improved by almost a quarter in the three months to September 30. The shares improved 20p to 730p.begin/continue to improve Total exports continued to improve and increased by 10.3% in November.
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(Definition of improve from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“improve” in Business English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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