Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Loan"

The meaning of "Loan" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I consolidated my loans. mean?
A: If you have multiple debts at a variety of interest rates, you can have a company buy all your debts. They offer you a lower interest rate on the whole sum. They in turn make money from the interest payments.
Q: What does loan payment mean?
A: It means to pay whatever you agreed to pay on the loan. If you have a loan for a car, and you agreed to pay $375 each month, then the loan payment is $375 each month until it is paid back to the lender.
Q: What does loans can COME IN HANDY mean?
A: To "come in handy" means to be useful, to be helpful. For example:

I sure could use 200 dollars right now; it sure would come in handy.
Q: What does loan mean?
Q: What does outstanding loans mean?
A: Money you have borrowed (a loan) that still need to be paid off. You borrowed money and you still haven't finished paying it back, yet.

Example sentences using "Loan"

Q: Please show me example sentences with loan book.
A: I have never heard LOAN BOOK, but I have heard LOANER CAR. that is when you take YOUR CAR for service, and the dealer / manager of the car repair place, gives you a car to use until your car is done. So he/she.. is LOANING you a car.

with the book, you could say: "i have the book THAT SAM LOANED to me"
(the book belongs to SAM and you are using it)

Q: Please show me example sentences with loan .
A: I can loan you my shirt for tomorrow.
Q: Please show me example sentences with loan.
Q: Please show me example sentences with Be on a loan at.
A: Do you mean like "artwork" ? His paintings will be on loan at the Chicago Museum.

Synonyms of "Loan" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between repay the loan and pay the loan ?
A: One repays a loan or makes a payment on a loan.
Q: What is the difference between loan and lend/borrow ?
A: Loan es prestamo "i had to get a loan"
Lend es como prestar "would you lend me your car keys?"
Borrow es lo mismo "can you borrow me a pencil?"
Q: What is the difference between loan and credit ?
A: It's actually a very narrow difference.

A loan is something that has been borrowed and is expected to be given back.

"I gave you a loan of my book, can I have it back"
"He took out a loan of £5000"


Credit is the ability for a customer to obtain goods or services on the trust that the value will be paid back at a later date.

This is the key difference between loan and credit, as one becomes the ability to get the other.
"I have good credit so I should be able to take out this loan"

Q: What is the difference between loan and borrow ?
A: Loan - empréstimo.
To raise a loan - levantar um empréstimo
On loan - emprestado

Borrow - pedir emprestado
Can I borrow your car - você pode me emprestar o seu carro?
Q: What is the difference between loan and mortgage ?
A: There are many kinds of loans, but a mortgage is a loan to buy a house.

Translations of "Loan"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? loan
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The loan trading volumes “totaled” $xxbn in 2017. On average, xx loans traded daily, “totaling” $xxbn a day. Could “totaled”and”totaling” be interchangeable?What’s the difference?
A: I wouldn't day that "totaled" and "totaling" are interchangeable. Totaled means that it has already been through the total process, so it's past tense.
Totaling means that it is going through the total process, so it's future and present tense.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? if I say, (I can’t let you use it because it was on loan to me) is that normal or rather common?
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? to loan
A: to borrow some money

Other questions about "Loan"

Q: "petty loans"

Have you ever heard about this kind of expression ?
A: Yes, however, it's not very frequently used.

petty loans is the "borrowing money in small amounts". I would say "small loans" instead as it sounds more modern.

The word petty comes from the Middle English(English language from c.1150 to c.1470.). It was actually 'pety' back then and an alteration of petit, meaning small or minor.
Q: What does "the loan was forgiven" mean?

Laporta also told jurors about another $1.5 million loan on the books of Manafort’s company that caused Citizens Bank to balk at issuing a new loan on property Manafort owned in Manhattan. After the bank expressed reservations about the size of Manafort’s debt, Gates sent her documentation showing the $1.5 million loan had been forgiven. Asked by Asonye if she believed it was forgiven, she said: “Uh, no.”
A: 文脈なしでは、「キプロスで記録された会社の帳簿で記録された貸付金」だと思ったでしょう。しかし、多分「キプロスで記録された会社からの貸付金として(Manafortの)帳簿で記録された」の方が正しいです。
Q: can you loan it for me? Does this sound natural?
A: that's called instalments. May I please pay by instalments?
Q: Furthermore, not only sub-prime loan, but also did banks contribute to GFC by creating too much money. Does this sound natural?
A: Furthermore, banks not only contributed to the GFC with sub-prime loans, but also by creating too much money.
Q: Did he say 'loan forgiveness'?
what is that mean?
A: @Taya loan forgiveness means that the person you owe money to will cancel your debt

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