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Example Sentences for "risk"

Investing in the stock market is a very risky way to try to make moneyYou risk failing the course if you don't do a better job on your next presentation.

Investing in the stock market is a very risky way to try to make money.

Glen enjoys high risk sports like parachuting and rock-climbing.

Walter Anderson once said that our lives improve only when we take chances, and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Women walking alone late at night in large cities are at considerable risk in this country.

He took a big risk by investing most of his money in one company, but it paid off.

Too much fat in one's diet poses a serious risk of heart disease.

T. S. Eliot said that only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

The Dalai Lama once observed that great love and great achievements involve great risk.

There is a Russian proverb which states that he who doesn't risk never gets to drink champagne.

There is a Spanish proverb which observes that nothing is gained without taking risks.

Regular physical activity lowers your risk of an early death.

Smoking increases your risk for many health problems, including cancer and heart disease.

Recent studies have shown that people who like to participate in risky sports, such as mountain climbing or parachuting, are also more likely to smoke cigarettes.

Studies show that a year after quitting smoking, one's risk of a heart attack drops by 50 percent.

Regular physical activity that is performed on most days of the week reduces the risk of developing or dying from some of the leading causes of illness and death in the United States.

Discussion question: Are you a risk-taker or are you a cautious type of person?

Find someone who has tried a high-risk sport, such as parachuting or bungy jumping.


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