(n.) = bargain ; line ; offer ; provision ; supply ; offering ; tender ; line-up. Ex: In general, the costs of packages vary considerably, but it is usually the case that you get what you pay for, although there are some notable bargains. Ex: Now ISI has added to its compact disc line the Social Sciences Citation Index and new, improved search software. Ex: She then said 'Thanks for the offer, but I've signed a contract and made a deposit on an apartment'. Ex: Some school libraries are becoming involved in life-long learning but local government and public libraries must take responsibility for provisions for this. Ex: The increasing demand for paper of all sorts, which the giant productivity of the Fourdrinier machine could easily meet, resulted in a parallel demand for rags which was soon outstripping the supply. Ex: Currently SilverPlatter's major offering in this key topic area is 'Food Science and Technology Abstracts'. Ex: Following the issue of a letter of intent to major bodybuilders, the tender was drawn up requiring tenderers to submit a breakdown of costs. Ex: The title of the article is 'The information market: a line-up of competitors'. ---- * abierto a ofertas = ono [or nearest offer]. * artículo de oferta = teaser ; loss-leader. * buena oferta = good deal. * búsqueda de ofertas = bargain-hunting. * caza de ofertas = bargain-hunting. * cazador de ofertas = bargain-hunter. * convocatoria de oferta de servicios = invitation to tender (ITT). * gestión de la oferta de productos = range management. * hacer una oferta = make + an offer. * ir a la caza de ofertas = go + bargain-hunting. * ir en búsqueda de ofertas = go + bargain-hunting. * la mejor oferta = the best deal. * ley de la oferta y la demanda = law of supply and demand. * mejor oferta = best buy. * mejor oferta, la = best value for money, the ; best value, the. * no dudar en aceptar una oferta = bite + Posesivo + hand off ; snatch + an offer. * oferta de compra de una compañía por otra = takeover bid. * oferta de cursos = course offering. * oferta de empleo = career opportunity ; job vacancy ; job opportunities ; job placement ; career option ; employment opportunity ; job offer. * oferta de productos = product offering. * oferta de prueba = trial offer. * oferta de servicios = service provision ; service offer. * oferta de trabajo = job advertisement ; job offer ; help wanted ad ; help wanted notice ; job opening. * oferta especial = special offer. * oferta laboral = job offer. * ofertas = sales promotion ; sale(s). * ofertas de trabajo = help-wanted advertising. * oferta y demanda = supply and demand. * proponer una oferta = propose + an offer. * rechazar una oferta = decline + Posesivo + offer. (v.) = offer ; carry. Nota: Tercera persona carries, pasado y participio carried. Ex: Thus some current awareness services can be purchased from external vendors, whilst others may be offered by a library or information unit to its particular group of users. Ex: This article describes attempts by manufacturers, retailers and distributors of map software to persuade booksellers in the USA to carry their products. ---- * invitación a ofertar = invitation to tender (ITT).