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Example Sentences for "borrow"


I don't want to borrow money from the bank to buy a car; I'd rather pay for it in cash, all at onceIf you need to borrow any money, just let me know, and I'll help you out.

I don't want to borrow money from the bank to buy a car; I'd rather pay for it in cash, all at once.

English borrows a lot of words from other languages.

I'm going to kill my little sister. She borrowed my new sweater without asking, and then forgot it at school.

Could I borrow your dictionary for a minute?

It costs too much in interest to borrow from banks. We will lend you money at half the rate.

Why would anyone buy a book when you can borrow it for free from the library?

The country had to borrow over $3.5 billion dollars from foreign banks this past year.

This government has allowed borrowing to increase by over 7% this year, with the result that we are going deeper and deeper into debt.

She had to wear a borrowed dress for the graduation party.

For a traditional wedding, the bride wears something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue.

How come people never give back books that they borrow from friends?

The modern Christmas custom of putting a wreath on the front door of your house is borrowed from ancient Rome's New Year's celebrations.

Neither a borrower, nor a lender be, wrote Shakespeare.

A Kenyan proverb tells us that we do not inherit the land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.

George Washington once stated that worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.

The Bible tells us that the borrower is servant to the lender.

A German proverb remarks that he who is quick to borrow is slow to pay.

A Scottish proverb warns, Never marry for money. You can borrow it cheaper.

An old American proverb warns us, Before borrowing money from a friend, decide which you need most.

Ambrose Bierce once suggested that an acquaintance is a person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to.

Discussion question: How do you feel about borrowing large sums of money from a friend?

Find someone who has borrowed money from a friend in the past week.

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