- Banner Year
- In the Red
- Nest Egg
- Crunch the Numbers
- You Can Take It to the Bank
- Have Skin in the Game
- Poison Pill
Ex: 1965 was a banner year for the company; it produced a million widgets for the first time.
A year marked by strong successes – Năm đạt thành công to lớn
Ex: This is the airline’s fourth straight year in the red.
Losing money; (of a market index) below a specified starting point – đang nợ tiền, thua lỗ
Ex: They had to use part of their retirement nest egg to pay for their son’s college fees.
Retirement savings; wealth saved for a future purpose – tiền tiết kiệm, tiền tích trữ để dùng cho một mục đích trong tương lai
Ex: The computer will crunch all the numbers to determine the final score.
Do calculations before making a decision or prediction – tính toán rất nhiều để đưa ra quyết định
Ex: Believe me. What I am telling you is the truth. You can take it to the bank.
I absolutely guarantee this – Tôi hoàn toàn đảm bảo
Ex: If people have skin in the game, preventable costs fall.
Be risking something in an undertaking – chấp nhận đầu tư rủi ro
Ex: This is a form of a shareholders’ rights plan, or poison pillstrategy, that is used to combat hostile takeovers.
action taken by company to prevent takeover – các biện pháp công ty đưa ra để chống lại việc bị thu mua