外语教育网
您的位置:外语教育网 > 行业英语 > 其他行业 > 其他行业 正文
  • 站内搜索:

Auction expressions

2006-06-01 16:01

  Are you interested in terms used in bidding at an auction? The fate of Liu Xiaoqing's property might be one place to look.

  minimum bid (拍卖底价) The price agreed upon (by auctioneer and, sometimes, the seller) to open the bidding.

  At a minimum bid of US$3 million, a sale of the whole Caribbean island would be the largest ever real-estate deal on eBay. — REUTERS

  hammer (final bid) price (落槌价,成交价): The price reached by the auctioneer when the gavel (small, wooden hammer used by auctioneers and judges) hits the podium.

  Phillips, world's third-largest auction house, holds its first big evening auction, starting with announcement that 3 per cent of hammer prices would go to American Foundation for AIDS Research. — THE NEW YORK TIMES

  to call for bids (唱价): The repeated calling of the auctioneer for higher bids at an auction.

  With enviable verbal skills and a quick wit, the auctioneer keeps the crowd focused by calling for bids. — NAAO ONLINE

  successful (highest, winning) bidder (买主)

  The French government said that it would sell its 10.9 per cent share in Credit Lyonnais to the highest bidder in a auction on Monday. — AP

相关热词:行业 英语

上一篇:Real estate

下一篇:War related words

行业英语辅导课程
李 健协和医科大学医学博士,美国国立卫生研究院博士后……详情>>
李健:医学英语网上辅导名师
高 云澳大利亚注册会计师协会会员,会计专业硕士……详情>>
高云:财会英语网上辅导名师
李文沛中国政法大学博士,师从著名法学家周忠海教授……详情>>
李文沛:法律英语网上辅导名师

  1、凡本网注明 “来源:外语教育网”的所有作品,版权均属外语教育网所有,未经本网授权不得转载、链接、转贴或以其他方式使用;已经本网授权的,应在授权范围内使用,且必须注明“来源:外语教育网”。违反上述声明者,本网将追究其法律责任。
  2、本网部分资料为网上搜集转载,均尽力标明作者和出处。对于本网刊载作品涉及版权等问题的,请作者与本网站联系,本网站核实确认后会尽快予以处理。本网转载之作品,并不意味着认同该作品的观点或真实性。如其他媒体、网站或个人转载使用,请与著作权人联系,并自负法律责任。
  3、联系方式
  编辑信箱:for68@chinaacc.com
  电话:010-82319999-2371