A fatty diet increases the risk of heart disease whereas a low fat diet reduces the risk.
We cannot afford to take risks when people’s lives are involved.
Boxing is a contact sport which carries a high risk of injury. However, wearing protective headgear can help minimize the risk of head injury.
The chemicals in food are not dangerous. They pose little risk to health.
I’ve considered all the risks of having the operation and I’ve decided to go ahead.
All things considered, the benefits of this treatment outweigh the risks.
I must warn you that is a small, but real risk that something could go wrong.
The director took a calculated risk, giving the film’s main role to an unknown actor, but it paid off. The film was a great success.
The information in this leaflet warns young people of the potential risks to health associated with drug use.
You are exposing yourself to unnecessary risks by walking through the park alone at night.
I want to take no risks, however small.
That’s a risk I’m not prepared to take.
If we buy these shares, we might lose all our money! It’s just not worth the risk.
It’s OK. I’m fully aware of the risks involved.
You leave your bike here at your own risk.
Hygiene is so bad in this hospital that there is a serious risk of infection. (Big risk)
There is a slight risk of side-effects with this drug. You may feel a little sick or dizzy at times. (Small risk)
Please remember that any financial investment contains an element of risk, but it’s only a minimal risk as far as we are concerned. (Small risk)
He sold his house and invested the money in the stock market. It was a huge risk to take, but it proved worthwhile in the end. He’s now a millionaire. (Big risk)
You’ve got to wear protective goggle as the light is very string and there’s a high risk of damage to your eyesight. (Big risk)
Lots of war correspondent carry out their work at great risk to themselves. (Big risk)
If people’s lives have been ‘put at risk’, they have been put into a dangerous situation.
Note the common expression: Run the risk of –ing:
If you don’t put a coat on, you’ll run the risk of catching a cold.
Unless his performance improves, he runs the risk of losing his job.
We talk of a health, fire, and security risk:
Some people think res meat is a serious health risk.
Campers and picknickers pose the biggest fire risk in the forests in the summer.
The Pope decided to travel in an open car – despite the security risk.
آدرس ایمیل شما منتشر نخواهد شد. فیلدهای الزامی مشخص شده اند *