Q: About the cost: The 4days trek will cost you 178usd/person (counting as 2persons). とはどういう意味ですか?
A: I think the price is only for 2-person group,and each person will be charged usd178. So, I suggest you could quote them for single person group again.
Q: cost you to keep me quiet とはどういう意味ですか?
A: You mean "it will cost you to keep me quiet"?
It means that one person knows some secret that another person doesn't want revealed. To keep that secret, the first person wants to be paid. Not necessarily with money, but wants something in return.
Q: At the cost of the other とはどういう意味ですか?
A: It means "To sacrifice people for it".
Q: compile pertinent cost とはどういう意味ですか?
A: “Compile” means “to gather” or “get”.

“Pertinent cost” is the same as “relevant cost” which is the price difference between two or more things.

So, “compile pertinent cost” means that you need to gather information about the price difference between whatever you are comparing.

EX: (P1) “I need you to compile the pertinent cost for shoes designed by Jimmy Choo and Louis Vuitton.”

You would then compile a list, chart, or any other information that shows the prices for Jimmy Choo shoes and the prices for Louis Vuitton shoes with the price difference between these two shoe designers somewhere available in your gathered information.
Q: for less than the cost of more conventional ways of getting around. とはどういう意味ですか?
A: @monica8: I believe this is simply saying Transportation method A (A being Hyperion One) will cost less to build than Method B (B being the more common methods of transportation, such as a monorail or other high-speed train).


Q: cost an arm and a leg を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: The phrase “cost an arm and a leg” is used in an informal context when something is considered very expensive. It’s not literal.
“This car cost me an arm and a leg.”
“I’m sure your new phone cost an arm and a leg.”
Q: can cost を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: "It can cost between £2-£200"
"it can cost a lot"
"It can cost an arm and a leg" <- this ones a metaphor for it can be really expensive
Q: cost / costed を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: how much does it cost?

it costed me too much

does it really cost that much?
Q: cost を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: How much does it cost?

It costs a lot.

The cost will be very high.

The cost is low.

Hope these help.
Q: despite the cost を使った例文を教えて下さい。
A: "Despite the (high) cost of living, we moved there as we liked it.", "we really needed that medicine, so we bought it despite the (its) cost"


Q: because of high cost と due to high cost はどう違いますか?
A: Same meaning!
Q: at any cost と no matter what と by all means はどう違いますか?
A: They all pretty much mean the same thing:
“I had to finish my homework at any cost/no matter what/ by all means”
Q: How much cost are these trousers? と How much do these trousers cost? はどう違いますか?
A: How much do these trousers cost? is correct
Q: The cost of living is rising. と The cost of living is increasing はどう違いますか?
A: Both are the same.
Q: cost と expense と fee と expenditure はどう違いますか?
A: Cost = Commonplace, said frequently in the everyday

Expense = Business like, said infrequently in the everyday

Fee = A cost for some additional service usually

Expenditure... basically the same as expense but makes me think there was a budget of some sort

Remember, they are all basically the same.

"How much did that ice cream cost?"

"Was there a fee for the toppings on the ice cream?"

"I wonder what is the expense of producing ice cream."

"That ice cream company must make a lot of expenditures on toppings to have this much to choose from."

Hope this helps.. if it isn't enough I could try to explain further


Q: What does it mean? “It doesn’t cost you a cent.” は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: It will not cost you anything! It is free
Q: The cost of the games varies from ¥1000 to ¥ 5000. は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: QAの全文をご確認ください
Q: what does this cost? は 英語 (アメリカ) で何と言いますか?
A: How much is this?
Q: the cost is low は 英語 (イギリス) で何と言いますか?
A: you can use the word 'cheap' or 'inexpensive' - "the street food is amazingly cheap but at the same time so delicious" - "our holiday overseas turned out to be very inexpensive because we went in a group"
Q: the cost is expensive は 英語 (イギリス) で何と言いますか?
A: "It is expensive"


Q: how much cost iPhone 7 Plus um United States?
A: Just checked the Apple website for you! The 128GB is $869, while the 256GB is $969. You may be able to find deals in physical stores, but that's what their website says right now!
Q: the cost of buying that building is tens of million of yen.

it costs tens of million of yen to buy that building.

which sentence is good?
A: @leonturnbow @yarada
Definitely like Yarada said, tens of billions. Both ten and billion as plural, but instead of "tens to billions" I'd use "tens of billions"
Q: hi..can i say " the cost has been splitted between the 5 people"?
A: The structure is good, but instead of 'cost' people prefer saying 'the bill'
Q: We'd like to pay this cost by credit card. Could you make a payment by credit card? この表現は自然ですか?
A: I would probably say...

"We'd like to pay the bill with a credit card. Do you take Visa?"


"We would like to pay with a credit card. Do you accept American Express?"
Q: Because you've paid the rental cost for the car, the fuel cost will be on me. この表現は自然ですか?
A: Yes, "this one's on me" or "this is on me" could be anything.