price; money that you must pay for sth
loss; what is given to get another thing
be obtainable at the price of; have an amount of money as a price
require the payment of time or money
result in or cause the loss of; make sb loss sth
calculate the price to be charged for; estimate the cost of an article
"the fluctuating monetary value of gold and silver"
"he puts a high price on his services"
"he couldn't calculate the cost of the collection"
"the cost in human life was enormous"
"the price of success is hard work"
"what price glory?"
"These shoes cost $100"
"This mistake cost him his job"
No Art or Cost is omitted to make the Stay..agreeable.
His breeches cost him but a crown.
出自：Othello , Shakespeare
The job was cost by the builder at about three thousand dollars.
This cost me much money.
The accident cost him his life.
误 The cost for living is very high.
正 The cost of living is very high.
析 表示“…的费用(或价格)”用the cost of,其中of不能用for代替。
误 The cost is not so expensive.
正 The cost is not so high.
误 What is the cost of your computer?
正 What is the price of your computer?
误 The first postage-stamps, issued in 1840, costed one penny.
正 The first postage-stamps, issued in 1840, cost one penny.
误 I cost five yuan on the dictionary.
正 The dictionary cost me five yuan .
误 The necklace is cost five hundred francs.
正 The necklace costs five hundred francs.
误 The price of this kind of car cost much.
正 This kind of car costs much.
正 The price of this kind of car was high.