capital vs capitol

capital capitol

Examples

  • 1) Of course spare cash should first be made available for capital investment in the business.
  • 2) Is that really what we want for our fantastic capital city?
  • 3) Those businesses need capital to set up and grow.
  • 4) The real impetus behind the capital gains of the past ten years is fading.
  • 5) The students' union can increase your social capital.
  • 6) America's theme park capital is the place to make all of your holiday dreams come true.
  • 7) The focus should be on providing farms of all sizes with the capital to invest in more productive equipment and training to use it.
  • 8) But we cannot allow the urgent human crisis we are in to be exploited by those who seek to make political capital out of human misery.
  • 9) Trip to Nashville, the world capital of country music.
  • 10) It takes the view that Brexit uncertainty will hit investment in capital equipment and in skills and training, hampering productivity growth.
  • 11) Venice was the capital of fashion and the playground of the rich.
  • 12) The possible adverse effect of a sharp rise in capital gains tax remains a concern.
  • 13) No politician will now think it worth spending any political capital in reopening the issue.
  • 14) Its working capital will increase as the company reduces its inventory.
  • 15) Low production hindered the possibility of acquiring capital equipment that could have served to increase production.
  • 16) They take out the interest and their capital shrinks in value over time.
  • 17) You could give your executors power to make capital available to him should he need it.
  • 18) They are only responsible for adding value to the government capital.
  • 19) This was a capital offence at the time.
  • 20) This could be cashed in free of income or capital gains tax.
  • 21) The writing on the wall had been in capital letters for months.
  • 22) No single government will gain much political capital from addressing that inadequacy.
  • 23) They want to see the best return on their invested capital.
  • 24) They provide an important source of risk capital for new business projects and advice and assistance for small businesses.
  • 25) There is very little actually left to cover the costs of capital and to form capital for the future.
  • 26) Good news for the unemployed in one of the capital's poorest boroughs.
  • 27) They say he's making a mess of our great capital city.
  • 28) No income, wealth or capital gains tax.
  • 29) The south front has a pretty veranda supported by Greek columns with palm capitals.
  • 30) They think a better plan would be to use taxpayers' money to put capital directly into the banking system.
  • 31) INDEPENDENCE FOR MANZHOUGUO (Manchukuo, the “Manchu state, ” Manchuria) was proclaimed; it consisted of the former three eastern provinces and Rehe (Jehol), with a capital at Xinjing (“new capital”), formerly Changchun.
  • 32) I therefore call it the variable part of capital, or, shortly, _variable capital_.
  • 33) I therefore call it the constant part of capital, or, more briefly, _constant capital_.
  • 34) In fact, the word capital comes from the Latin word caput, which means “head.”
  • 35) "Roughly speaking, $1 billion in capital is 10,000 direct jobs and about 50,000 indirect jobs," Hundt said.
  • 36) It has so far received $45 billion in capital from the Treasury and the Treasury is insuring $300 billion dollars of their assets.
  • 37) Banking institutions with consolidated assets below $100 billion will also be eligible to obtain capital from the CAP after a supervisory review.
  • 38) ‘Coaches have been booked to ferry demonstrators to the capital from towns and cities across the UK.’
  • 39) ‘The duo paid a six figure sum for the rights to open a store on Hanover Street in the capital's city centre, which opens next month.’
  • 40) ‘In Europe most urban growth was in the large cities and capitals, and smaller towns declined.’
  • 41) ‘Reports say that the Essonne region south of the capital and the south-western city of Toulouse are the latest to be affected.’
  • 42) ‘It is one of the few European capitals whose city centre was left intact after the war and is today prospering.’
  • 43) ‘The city, which is the capital of the region, is a major industrial centre with a population of over 1 million.’
  • 44) ‘Bridget saw the squalor and poverty of the Christians, who fled the south to live in shanty towns around the capital.’
  • 45) ‘The centre of the capital is a sprawling marketplace which probably hasn't had concrete roads since the French packed up and left Mali four decades ago.’
  • 46) ‘Also in high demand are the townhouses in the capital's New Town.’
  • 47) ‘Aarhus is Denmark's second city and the capital of Jutland, famous notably for its Old Town.’
  • 48) ‘A structural urban development plan for the capital divides the city into five areas that will function as pillars for the development work.’
  • 49) ‘Some of the first postal connections, for instance, linked county seats to state capitals and ultimately to Washington, D.C.’
  • 50) ‘Tomorrow a new Picasso museum displaying more than 200 works donated by his family opens in his home town, the capital of Andalucia.’
  • 51) ‘Though not a regular phenomenon as in the state capital, the city does get to experience its share of melodious rendering every now and then.’
  • 52) ‘In fact, my home town was once the capital of an old territory called Mercia, and has a Norman castle that dates back over 1000 years.’
  • 53) ‘If they do so, it will spark scenes of rejoicing in Settle and prompt an exodus from the town to the capital on April 17.’
  • 54) ‘On 1 February 1927 the town of Stuart was proclaimed the administrative capital of Central Australia.’
  • 55) ‘Then the next day I went to Vitoria, administrative capital of the Basque region.’
  • 56) ‘The legislative capital will be Hopedale, while the administrative capital will be Nain.’
  • 57) ‘It would be impossible for major countries of the world, like England, France, the United States, Japan and Germany, to relocate their capitals to other cities.’
  • 58) ‘He has been all over and is a regular in the world's fashion capital, Paris.’
  • 59) ‘Those chosen will be flown to Paris for training before they are launched in international fashion capitals.’
  • 60) ‘The event will be the first held by a mass-market clothing chain in one of the world's fashion capitals.’
  • 61) ‘Harrogate is the fashion capital of North Yorkshire.’
  • 62) ‘It is a hive of creativity, recognized globally as a fashion capital.’
  • 63) ‘They certainly won't cite the global production capitals of Hollywood and Bombay.’
  • 64) ‘So its designers have been spending more time in fashion capitals like Paris and Milan, creating concept drawings of futuristic headsets to explore different designs.’
  • 65) ‘It's official; feminine pretty prints are the overriding message from fashion capitals, colour is key and black is in the shade.’
  • 66) ‘In one of the fashion capitals of the world, there is no end of stylish boutiques and stores to browse.’
  • 67) ‘New York's reputation as fashion capital of the United States is long-standing.’
  • 68) ‘We will never be at par with fashion capitals until more money is invested in our industry.’
  • 69) ‘The Gold Coast is undoubtedly the theme park capital of Queensland.’
  • 70) ‘Late in 1917 Babe moved to Los Angeles which was rapidly replacing Florida and New York as the motion picture capital.’
  • 71) ‘Coming back to you live from the in-game video production capital of the world, New York, New York!’
  • 72) ‘It is turning into the motor-car capital of the world.’
  • 73) ‘Bangalore is expected to take away a chunk of the traffic as more people from the software capital are emplaning towards the US every day.’
  • 74) ‘Police said Enterprise, which they describe as the crime capital of Central, was being combed for the killers.’
  • 75) ‘The properties have been snapped up by people wanting to move into the area, which was a hub of activity when Bradford was the wool capital of the world in the 1800s.’
  • 76) ‘Lola has just moved from New York City, the cultural capital of the world, into the suburbs of New Jersey.’
  • 77) ‘Sri Lanka has acquired an infamous name - the suicide capital of the world - after reaching the highest rate of suicides in the last year.’
  • 78) ‘The payback period is the number of years it takes before a project's discounted cash flows equal the initial capital invested.’
  • 79) ‘Such a fast return on capital invested made the management purchase of Parc look like a real bargain.’
  • 80) ‘There's a growing group of wealthy people who want to invest some of their capital in something that has a social purpose.’
  • 81) ‘Alternatively, you may be able to make greater returns from investing your capital, but this is by no means certain.’
  • 82) ‘Eircom says it is entitled to a return on capital invested in the business and to recover its operating costs.’
  • 83) ‘The capitalist invests his or her capital to produce wealth, and only for that purpose.’
  • 84) ‘The international airline industry is exceptional in that over its 60-year life it has never yielded a positive return on capital invested.’
  • 85) ‘The average return on capital invested in land was only about 5 per cent, or little more than half of the return available in commerce or in industry.’
  • 86) ‘At the end of the day, private banks want to get their hands on customers' capital, which they invest with gusto in return for juicy fees.’
  • 87) ‘If you want to increase the entire wealth of the country, you need to have people saving and investing because you need capital.’
  • 88) ‘We look to business and the market to invest and develop financial capital, and the State has a role in regulating the economy.’
  • 89) ‘The capital is invested by the institution to a large degree in interest bearing investments like government stock, etc.’
  • 90) ‘Now the firm believes the injection of development capital will help propel a new range of its products on to the worldwide stage.’
  • 91) ‘The obvious risks from exposure to the great unwashed are inevitably outweighed by the growth that access to all that fresh capital will produce.’
  • 92) ‘It's been a site for assembling capital to fertilize productive enterprises.’
  • 93) ‘We need some expansion capital, they don't particularly want to play.’
  • 94) ‘They invested in more land, preferring to extend the scale of their operations rather than sink capital into improved productivity.’
  • 95) ‘The company, which is developing a treatment for Alzheimer's disease, gained most of its development capital from overseas.’
  • 96) ‘They all need capital to meet their needs for expansion and technical development.’
  • 97) ‘In addition to a team, a space enterprise requires start-up capital.’
  • 98) ‘The harmony George discerned between the interests of labor and capital applied only under free competition.’
  • 99) ‘As with labour, the role of capital in economic development can be understood in terms of both quantity and quality.’
  • 100) ‘Can this international division of labor and its control by capital be the basis for a consistent classification?’
  • 101) ‘If you say you are from the trade union movement they believe that you ought to be looking after conditions at the workplace and leave economic decisions to capital.’
  • 102) ‘The flip side is that some on the left have been disappointed by the lack of significant redistribution of wealth from capital to labour.’
  • 103) ‘The tragedy is the orientation will be in the interests of capital rather than working people.’
  • 104) ‘It is striving for world hegemony, i.e., the political and economic reorganization of the world in the interests of American capital.’
  • 105) ‘The contest between capital and labour over the fruits of economically productive activity remains the front line struggle.’
  • 106) ‘In the final analysis, the source of all profit is the surplus value extracted from the employment of wage labour by capital.’
  • 107) ‘Consultancy fees can be regarded as investments in human capital and hence treated as capital expenditure, something the economists love.’
  • 108) ‘On a more itemized basis, knowledge capital is intellectual and human capital, customer and supplier capital.’
  • 109) ‘Both physical and human capital require social capital to generate changes in process and outcome and to offer value for money on the investment.’
  • 110) ‘He cited an estimate stating that human capital in the United States was worth five times as much as physical capital.’
  • 111) ‘Deputy Agricultural and Land Affairs Minister Dirk du Toit called on farmers to invest in what he described as human resource capital.’
  • 112) ‘Human capital is more important than physical capital.’
  • 113) ‘Firms invest intellectual and financial capital into establishing each customer relationship.’
  • 114) ‘So far, the president has earned little return on the political capital that he has invested so far in his second term.’
  • 115) ‘One source said there was so much political capital invested in Atlantic Dawn that there was little left for the rest of the industry.’
  • 116) ‘China's political capital is best invested in other areas of structural reform.’
  • 117) ‘It made economic sense, and it made sense to invest social capital in youth, he said.’
  • 118) ‘With justification, it wraps itself in the mantle of intellectual capital for the knowledge economy.’
  • 119) ‘The dominant society uses cultural capital to lure nondominant groups into being like them.’
  • 120) ‘At the end of the game some fans standing in a row behind one of the goals held up the letters of Ronaldo's name in big white capitals, just like the Hollywood sign.’
  • 121) ‘In tap, we have sentences and there is structure in the paragraph: All sentences begin with a capital letter; there are commas, exclamations.’
  • 122) ‘The author of this new, third biography of the poet notes that Cummings signed his name in capitals in his personal correspondence, dealings with publishers and his diaries.’
  • 123) ‘I'll head each chapter with the kid's name all in capitals.’
  • 124) ‘They signed my dad's menu - perhaps he signed theirs - and underneath each name he printed in his own careful capitals the names of their respective clubs.’
  • 125) ‘A short, bald and rather round gent in his late fifties waits in the arrival lounge carrying a placard that reads my name in bold capitals.’
  • 126) ‘Or did they miss the English lesson where the teacher tells you not to put capitals and small letters in the middle of the same word.’
  • 127) ‘Creditors should sign both forms, date them, and write their name in capitals in the appropriate places on the bottom of the forms.’
  • 128) ‘The second rule: you should use a mix of at least three of these four things: small letters, capital letters, numbers, and symbols.’
  • 129) ‘Right at the top, plastered across the faces of Deneuve, Buster Keaton, Cary Grant and Al Pacino, is Ebert's name in capital letters.’
  • 130) ‘Nokia to Samsung, CDMA to GSM, they loved big names, capital letters, oh so cute combinations!’
  • 131) ‘Firstly, I'm not sure why we need to have his name in capital letters.’
  • 132) ‘I stare at the signpost, seeing my name as white capital letters on a strip of green metal.’
  • 133) ‘He claimed the case was invalid because it spelled his name in all capital letters.’
  • 134) ‘There is also no differentiation as capital letters and small letters in Tamil.’
  • 135) ‘But it wasn't Mr. Aldrich's block lettering in all capitals.’
  • 136) ‘The inscription was in pencil - big, bold capitals, lettered by a young child's hand: MOM and DAD.’
  • 137) ‘The bold black capitals make those letters seem separate from the words of which they are otherwise part.’
  • 138) ‘Always distinguish the marks from surrounding printed text, for example, by putting the mark in all capital letters or using initial capitals and placing the mark within quotation marks.’
  • 139) ‘From now, the organisation will be VisitScotland - two capital letters with the name joined together.’
  • 140) ‘The State of Texas has accordingly charged Yates with capital murder, a crime for which she may face the death penalty.’
  • 141) ‘Not realising that he was charged with a capital offence, the undefended Downey pleaded guilty.’
  • 142) ‘However I find this inconsistent with his claim to have feared being arrested for capital offences.’
  • 143) ‘The local prosecutor in turn pushed for capital murder charges.’
  • 144) ‘Whereas killing a man is a capital offence, murdering a woman is a lesser crime.’
  • 145) ‘The police federation nationally has always been in favour of the death penalty for certain capital crimes.’
  • 146) ‘Nor is it lawful to accuse anyone of a capital offence.’
  • 147) ‘The standard isn't any different for a petty theft arrest than it would for the arrest of a capital crime.’
  • 148) ‘But most defendants in capital crimes do not get decent lawyers: they get the inexperienced, the hopeless or the simply corrupt.’
  • 149) ‘We have a statute in North Carolina that says once convicted of capital murder, that the full files can be disclosed.’
  • 150) ‘Witchcraft was a capital offence and so was being a Catholic.’
  • 151) ‘But in this instance, the Houston case involved theft, not capital murder.’
  • 152) ‘Defined as the unlawful carnal knowledge of a woman by force and against her will, rape was a capital crime already in early Anglo-Saxon times.’
  • 153) ‘Ηe is being tried for a capital crime that carries the death penalty.’
  • 154) ‘Look at the case recently mentioned in the Gleaner where some men were convicted of capital murder for a murder committed in the process of robbing a bank.’
  • 155) ‘The same jury took less than four hours on Tuesday to convict her of capital murder, rejecting her insanity defence.’
  • 156) ‘If you can't put together the how or the why of the murder, you are going to get a jury to make a leap of faith with you and convict somebody of capital murder.’
  • 157) ‘They need at least one of them, in my opinion, to convict in a capital murder case.’
  • 158) ‘Does the US put a man's son to death because he has been convicted of a capital crime?’
  • 159) ‘Assuming the piece is publishable, my name will be in there with a few names with a capital N.’
  • 160) ‘My loyalties, however, lie with one uncle only, and his name starts with a capital S.’
  • 161) ‘In relation to a capital T, if it is just a nice, straight vertical line with a cross across the top, it is a sans serif font - a square block.’
  • 162) ‘Euan Semple, all-round capital fellow and big-time blogger at the BBC, got his gapingvoid t-shirt.’
  • 163) ‘He sounds like a capital bloke.’
  • 164) ‘The first mate is a Pole called Conrad and is a capital chap.’
  • 165) ‘That's capital! How glad I am you've come!’
  • 166) ‘That's capital! I will certainly ride over to her.’
  • 167) ‘That's splendid! capital!’
  • 168) ‘Suspended from the architrave or from the capital of the column is a pinax with a picture of Herakles.’
  • 169) ‘The hall has highly polished, lathe-turned stone pillars, with capitals supporting brackets intricately carved with figures from Hindu mythology.’
  • 170) ‘The throne is seen from directly in front, but the entablature and column capitals are seen from the left.’
  • 171) ‘The capitals of the columns, entablature, cornice, and pediment are decorated with acanthus leaves and bouquets and geometrical mouldings in high Corinthian style.’
  • 172) ‘On either side of the mahogany headboard and footboard are columns with brass capitals supporting pediments.’
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