Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Cost"

The meaning of "Cost" in various phrases and sentences

Q: About the cost: The 4days trek will cost you 178usd/person (counting as 2persons). ne anlama geliyor?
A: I think the price is only for 2-person group,and each person will be charged usd178. So, I suggest you could quote them for single person group again.
Q: cost you to keep me quiet ne anlama geliyor?
A: You mean "it will cost you to keep me quiet"?
It means that one person knows some secret that another person doesn't want revealed. To keep that secret, the first person wants to be paid. Not necessarily with money, but wants something in return.
Q: At the cost of the other ne anlama geliyor?
A: It means "To sacrifice people for it".
Q: compile pertinent cost ne anlama geliyor?
A: “Compile” means “to gather” or “get”.

“Pertinent cost” is the same as “relevant cost” which is the price difference between two or more things.

So, “compile pertinent cost” means that you need to gather information about the price difference between whatever you are comparing.

EX: (P1) “I need you to compile the pertinent cost for shoes designed by Jimmy Choo and Louis Vuitton.”

You would then compile a list, chart, or any other information that shows the prices for Jimmy Choo shoes and the prices for Louis Vuitton shoes with the price difference between these two shoe designers somewhere available in your gathered information.
Q: for less than the cost of more conventional ways of getting around. ne anlama geliyor?
A: @monica8: I believe this is simply saying Transportation method A (A being Hyperion One) will cost less to build than Method B (B being the more common methods of transportation, such as a monorail or other high-speed train).

Example sentences using "Cost"

Q: cost an arm and a leg ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: The phrase “cost an arm and a leg” is used in an informal context when something is considered very expensive. It’s not literal.
“This car cost me an arm and a leg.”
“I’m sure your new phone cost an arm and a leg.”
Q: can cost ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: "It can cost between £2-£200"
"it can cost a lot"
"It can cost an arm and a leg" <- this ones a metaphor for it can be really expensive
Q: cost / costed ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: how much does it cost?

it costed me too much

does it really cost that much?
Q: cost ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: How much does it cost?

It costs a lot.

The cost will be very high.

The cost is low.

Hope these help.
Q: despite the cost ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: "Despite the (high) cost of living, we moved there as we liked it.", "we really needed that medicine, so we bought it despite the (its) cost"

Synonyms of "Cost" and their differences

Q: because of high cost ve due to high cost arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Same meaning!
Q: at any cost ve no matter what ve by all means arasındaki fark nedir?
A: They all pretty much mean the same thing:
“I had to finish my homework at any cost/no matter what/ by all means”
Q: How much cost are these trousers? ve How much do these trousers cost? arasındaki fark nedir?
A: How much do these trousers cost? is correct
Q: The cost of living is rising. ve The cost of living is increasing arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Both are the same.
Q: cost ve expense ve fee ve expenditure arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Cost = Commonplace, said frequently in the everyday

Expense = Business like, said infrequently in the everyday

Fee = A cost for some additional service usually

Expenditure... basically the same as expense but makes me think there was a budget of some sort

Remember, they are all basically the same.

"How much did that ice cream cost?"

"Was there a fee for the toppings on the ice cream?"

"I wonder what is the expense of producing ice cream."

"That ice cream company must make a lot of expenditures on toppings to have this much to choose from."

Hope this helps.. if it isn't enough I could try to explain further

Translations of "Cost"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? What does it mean? “It doesn’t cost you a cent.”
A: It will not cost you anything! It is free
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? The cost of the games varies from ¥1000 to ¥ 5000.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? what does this cost?
A: How much is this?
Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? the cost is low
A: you can use the word 'cheap' or 'inexpensive' - "the street food is amazingly cheap but at the same time so delicious" - "our holiday overseas turned out to be very inexpensive because we went in a group"
Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? the cost is expensive
A: "It is expensive"

Other questions about "Cost"

Q: how much cost iPhone 7 Plus um United States?
A: Just checked the Apple website for you! The 128GB is $869, while the 256GB is $969. You may be able to find deals in physical stores, but that's what their website says right now!
Q: the cost of buying that building is tens of million of yen.

it costs tens of million of yen to buy that building.

which sentence is good?
A: @leonturnbow @yarada
Definitely like Yarada said, tens of billions. Both ten and billion as plural, but instead of "tens to billions" I'd use "tens of billions"
Q: hi..can i say " the cost has been splitted between the 5 people"?
A: The structure is good, but instead of 'cost' people prefer saying 'the bill'
Q: We'd like to pay this cost by credit card. Could you make a payment by credit card? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: I would probably say...

"We'd like to pay the bill with a credit card. Do you take Visa?"

or...

"We would like to pay with a credit card. Do you accept American Express?"
Q: Because you've paid the rental cost for the car, the fuel cost will be on me. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Yes, "this one's on me" or "this is on me" could be anything.

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