Friday, September 9, 2016

sneak & nuance

Quotations:



15 years after 9/11, One World Trade Center may be for sale

-- It's also been hit with a few embarrassing security lapses, such as a teen who snuck past guards and up to the 104th floor.

-- "There are a lot of nuances that come into play that could stall a deal like this," Giacomo Barbieri of TIAA Global Asset Management told the publication. "One investment group may be concerned about the building's vacancy [rate], while another might be sensitive to the terrorism risk and then another might be concerned about lining up all the debt to buy something like this."

Definitions:

sneak:
1. to go somewhere secretly, trying to avoid being seen;
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nuance:
a very slight difference in meaning, sound, colour or sb's feelings that is not usually very obvious;

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