Afford

Frases y oraciones de ejemplo

not afford   (no pagar)

They cannot afford education, food, new equipment.

When he could not afford alcohol, he drank ether.

This time the citizens could not afford to rebuild.

able to afford   (capaz de pagar)

He said he was not able to afford them afterward, either.

Later in his childhood the family was able to afford to move to the edge of Outremont.

Wilson was able to afford to enroll in the University of Alabama after all, earning his B.S.

unable to afford   (incapaz de pagar)

However, she was unable to afford the extra fee for art lessons.

The fund supports the cost of treatment of those patients who are unable to afford it themselves.

In 1951, the three Cal Cable lines were shut down when the company was unable to afford insurance.

afford to pay

Moser could not afford to pay him.

When Brody cannot afford to pay for cocaine, Zannis sells him ice instead.

Eventually, he could no longer afford to pay the rent on the studio and was evicted.

longer afford   (pagar más)

"We can no longer afford this foolishness.

With a new wife, Dalton informs Booth he can no longer afford his services.

Eventually, he could no longer afford to pay the rent on the studio and was evicted.

no longer afford   (ya no pagar)

"We can no longer afford this foolishness.

With a new wife, Dalton informs Booth he can no longer afford his services.

Eventually, he could no longer afford to pay the rent on the studio and was evicted.

afford to buy

Viv could not afford to buy her out so she agreed to leave Brenda alone.

Unable to afford to buy paints, he worked out how to make them using tailor's chalk.

In America, almost everyone could afford to buy a gun, and could learn how to use it fairly easily.