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II.21 The 'lend' group
These verbs are concerned with giving, lending, or selling something to someone. The thing given or sold is not explicitly mentioned.
contribute give lend pass sell subscribe hand over
The results of a survey show that Americans are still giving to charity despite hard economic times.
However, although he has recovered from recent ill-health, he has decided the time is right to hand over to a younger man.
In this climate, banks were eager to lend to anybody with a good business idea.
The vendor finally agreed to sell to me for £158,000, provided contracts could be exchanged within a week.