Journey in Life: 06/30/16

Thursday, June 30, 2016

"Put store by" nghĩa là gì?

Không thể thành quốc gia khởi nghiệp nếu vẫn coi trọng bằng cấp. Photo courtesy COD Newsroom.

'Put/set/lay store by' nghĩa là đánh giá cao, coi trọng (consider (something) to be of a particular degree of importance or value).

Ví dụ
We can't be a startup nation if we are going to lay store by degrees.

Even Mr Kerry seemed to put little store by the deal, saying it was an agreement on paper only.

These sayings may not represent an exact science, yet many people still set store by them.

First, the US hasn’t set store by India’s objections that Pakistan’s singular objective is to strengthen itself against India, a reality its own officials concede.

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