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Ways of giving permission

yes

adverb

used when you are giving permission

of course

adverb

used for giving someone permission in a polite way

certainly

adverb

used for expressing agreement or giving permission

all right

adjective, adverb

used for saying that you will allow someone to do something, or you do not mind if they do it

if you want

used for giving permission or agreeing with a suggestion that someone has made

by all means

used for politely agreeing with someone, giving permission, or saying “yes”

as you wish

used for telling someone that they can do or have whatever they want

I don’t see why not

used for saying yes when someone asks for your permission

help yourself

used for giving someone permission to do or use something

if you (really) must

used for telling someone that it is all right to do something, even though you do not want them to

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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bottom line

the amount of money that a business makes or loses

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subtweet

to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …

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