Business English: Researching a new location
Business English: Researching a new location

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Business English: Researching a new location

1.2 Expressing requirements

1.2.1 Stating essential conditions

These structures are used to show conditions that are essential.

Must + infinitive

The location must have good road communications.

Must not + infinitive

It must not be more than two hours by lorry from London.

Have to + infinitive

We have to be close to an existing industrial base.

Need to + infinitive

We need to recruit local staff.

Need + noun

We need a site with room for expansion.

Require + noun

We require staff who are fluent in Japanese.

Require + noun + infinitive

We require the offices to be near an airport.


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