English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "invest"

My neighbor made over $10,000 profit on an initial investment of $8,500When you invest money on the stock market, you should be prepared to lose sometimes.

My neighbor made over $10,000 profit on an initial investment of $8,500.

A number of investors lost a lot of money in the gold-mining scam.

They invested all their money in a new Internet provider, and made a fortune almost overnight.

Your ability to retire in comfort may depend on how wisely you invest a portion of your income during your working years.

Providing proper education for our children is simply a good investment for the future of our country.

If you really want to develop some good secretarial skills, you should invest in a computer, so you can practice at home.

In the current economic climate, you should be able to expect a return of at least 10% on most safe investments.

Benjamin Franklin observed that an investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

Winston Churchill once said that there is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.

There is a Spanish proverb which observes that you should never let a poor man advise you on investments.

From the Queen's investment of $6,000 in Columbus's first voyage, Spain had a return of $1,750,000 in gold after only one century.

Before investing in a new dictionary, look up a couple of words in a few different ones, so you can see which one has the clearest definitions.

This company needs to invest in new machinery if it wants to survive.

The Libyan government has used its oil revenues to make great investments in cities, transportation systems, and social programs.

Today, the government of Mozambique is encouraging foreign investment in order to build a solid economic base for growth.

Many foreign investors have bank accounts in Switzerland because of the country's laws regarding secrecy.

Studies show that when mothers control a greater share of household income, they tend to invest that money back into their families.

He reinvested the money he made into his business in order to expand.

I made a bundle on the stock market and reinvested half the profits in more stocks.

The federal government is a major investor in the project, having contributed over 40 million dollars.

Paul Wolfowitz once noted that corruption drains resources and discourages investments; it benefits the privileged and deprives the poor.

Discussion question: How do you feel about investing in the stock market?

Find someone who has invested in the stock market.


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