Definition To take an opportunity

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Definition

to take the opportunity (to do sth): to use the chance or occasion (to do sth)
idiom

Examples

  • "I'd just like to take this opportunity to thank Icarus and his mother for making the effort to come along."
  • "PS: I would also like to take this opportunity to note that dancing shoes are not required, as several attendees mistakenly wore dancing attire to the last meeting."
  • "I'd like to take this opportunity to invite you to the first of a series of focus groups the marketing department will be holding over the coming weeks, so please reserve the above date in your diaries."
  • "While I have your attention, I'd like to take this opportunity to ask you for a refund (my booking reference number is attached)."
  • "At the same time I would also like to take that opportunity to briefly review Delavigne's latest offering of products and services, and perhaps even convince you to have dinner with me."

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