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Malfunction  a thing that does not work properly
Didn’t I ask you to give me colored copies of these pictures? Why did you give me black and white pictures?
B I’m sorry ma’am, I did not realize at first that the printer was malfunctioning.


Shredder  a piece of equipment that tears or cuts pieces of paper
The information written on this piece of paper is confidential. ,
B I have scanned this document, sir, so we don’t need it anymore. I will put it in the shredder in a few minutes.


Install  to put something, like a piece of equipment in a place so that it can be readily used.
We don’t have enough outlets here! There is no outlet for this computer!i,
B Why don’t you ask one of our electricians to install some?


Refurnish  to replace old furniture, to furnish an office or a house with new furniture
Our office looks gloomy. I think it’s time to refurnish it.
B Let’s see if we have enough funds for that.


Remodel  change the design of a building or a house
I honestly think that our office building has to be refurnished.
B Well, I think it has to be remodeled first. Beautiful pieces of furniture in an old building won’t look good.
A You can say that again.


Overprice  the price is too high (Paradigm: overprice- overpriced- overpriced)
That store opened for business only last month, but it has gone bankrupt! I wonder why.
B Not many customers go there because most of the items there are overpriced. This made a lot of customers angry


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