Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: take stock

  1. #1
    jctgf is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Portuguese
      • Home Country:
      • Tuvalu
      • Current Location:
      • Tuvalu
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    1,860
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default take stock

    hi,

    can I use this expression as follows, please?

    I took stock of the situation and decided that it was time to leave.

    thanks.

  2. #2
    Soup's Avatar
    Soup is offline VIP Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • China
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    5,892
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: take stock

    Hi jctgf

    It's OK. This one is more common:
    Ex: Sizing up the situation, I decided that it was time to leave.

Similar Threads

  1. playing the stock market
    By angliholic in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 03-Mar-2010, 11:21
  2. about stock and shares
    By sallyhoudongmei in forum Teaching English
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 12-Apr-2008, 02:54
  3. Please correct my paragraph(Risks in stock investment)
    By WhereIsLove in forum Editing & Writing Topics
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-Apr-2008, 05:36
  4. playing the stock market
    By angliholic in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 02-Nov-2007, 08:27
  5. stock or stocks?
    By sallie in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 21-Mar-2007, 14:23

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •