“Expensive” in the news

Example collocations

less expensive
more expensive
most expensive
too expensive
very expensive

Publications and example sentences

www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang considering own esports team after virtual F1 debut  
He is also a lover of fast and expensive cars, with a couple of Lamborghinis and an exclusive pearl-wrapped Ferrari LaFerrari in his garage.  Copy example sentence
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· 'Four times more expensive than AFL': Betfair, NRL strike 11th hour deal  
Betfair insiders argue the NRL will be the most expensive product they offer globally.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Hannah Gadsby on Comedy Trolls, Anti-Vaxxers and Burying Her Dog  
It’s rather expensive to get your pet cremated.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Lance Armstrong paid for meals of strangers who verbally abused him in street  
‘Whatever they are eating, whatever they are drinking, I don’t care how expensive — it’s on me.  Copy example sentence
www.malaymail.com
Malay Mail
· Melon-aires not required as Japan premium fruit prices plunge  
An official at the wholesale market blamed the coronavirus for keeping away rich corporate clients who compete to outbid each other for the most expensive fruit.  Copy example sentence
www.theage.com.au
The Age
· Could Netanyahu's battle in court also be a conflict of interest?  
The material ones, including expensive cigars and Champagne, ran to hundreds of thousands of dollars in value, prosecutors said.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· As Passengers Disappeared, Airlines Filled Planes With Cargo  
The goods that people and businesses ship by air change seasonally, but they are typically expensive, perishable, urgently needed or some combination of the above.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Bugatti Chiron: Perfection at a Stratospheric Price  
At a typical starting price above $3 million, this ultra-sports car is more expensive than even some “entry-level” personal jets — and requires similar care and maintenance.  Copy example sentence
www.japantimes.co.jp
The Japan Times
· Pandemic a boon for the bicycle as thousands snap them up  
“Name a crisis and the bicycle is probably a good solution,” he said, listing off the problems that a bike solves: climate change, obesity, expensive gas prices and crowded germ-filled public transport.  Copy example sentence