August 10, 2016 =========
☆ cost 費用
The cost of something is the amount of money that is needed in order to buy, do, or make it. Here are some example sentences:
The cost of bread has increased recently.
The cost of living in Australia is actually quite high these days.
The selling price is so low at the moment that it doesn’t even cover the cost of production.
These two are similar in cost, which do you prefer?
How is Japan’s economy right now? Are costs high or low? In Australia, it is a good economy, and so things cost quite a bit, especially housing, which continues to rise in cost.