Lexical and Grammatical Features of Business English

  • Ni Wayan Krismayani Universitas Mahasaraswati Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
  • I Made Suastra Universitas Udayana Denpasar, Indonesia
  • I Nyoman Suparwa Universitas Udayana Denpasar, Indonesia
  • I Nengah Sudipa Universitas Udayana Denpasar, Indonesia
Keywords: TEFL, Lexical, Grammatical, Business English, Reading material


The purpose of this study is to describe a lexical and grammatical feature that can be integrated into English learning materials for business purposes (English for Business) in university and enrich business English vocabulary in order to understand a reading text in a professional context and business environment. The data collected were then analyzed using descriptive qualitative method.  The finding of this study shows that in reading material that has been developed, lexical and grammatical feature data are found. In a lexical feature, the data found is in the form of nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, compound noun, and word family. While, on the results of the analysis of grammatical feature, there are adjective markers and sentence structure such as simple present tense, simple future tense and of the present perfect tense.


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How to Cite
Krismayani, N. W., Suastra, I. M., Suparwa, I. N., & Sudipa, I. N. (2020). Lexical and Grammatical Features of Business English. The International Journal of Social Sciences World (TIJOSSW), 2(01), 51-64. Retrieved from https://www.growingscholar.org/journal/index.php/TIJOSSW/article/view/20