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    Hi there,
    Please proofread

    We have to look at how much fund our company have so as to hire an engineer.

    thanks
    pete

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    Question Re: money

    As a company, we have to see whether we can afford an engineer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,
    Please proofread

    We have to look at how many funds our company have so as to hire an engineer.

    thanks
    pete
    Longman defines the difference between the use of "fund" and "funds" as follows:

    fund

    1 [countable] an amount of money that is collected and kept for a particular purpose: The house fell into disrepair until a restoration fund was set up.
    pension/hardship/compensation etc fund
    funding, trust fund

    2 funds [plural] money that an organization needs or has: A sale is being held to raise funds for the school.
    government/public funds
    claims that ministers had misused public funds

    The park remains unfinished due to lack of funds.
    The Museum is so short of funds (=has so little money) it may have to sell the painting.


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    Last edited by albertino; 22-Feb-2008 at 14:47.

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    We have to look at how much fund our company have so as to hire an engineer.

    We have to see how much money our company has to enable us to hire an engineer.

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