Updated: Mar 3
Borrow or Lend:
Borrow means “to take or use money that belongs to someone else with the intention of returning it later.”
Ex. Harry borrowed $5.00 from Tom.
Lend means “to give someone money that he/ she is expected to return.”
Ex. How much money did you lend her this time?
Charge or Cost:
An item costs money, but services charge you money.
Charge means “to demand an amount of money as a price for service or goods.”
Ex. They charge a service fee of 10% at this restaurant.”
Cost means “to require a specific amount of money in order to get an object or action.
Ex. This magazine costs $2.25.
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