[ 2005-08-19 09:50 ]
A year after its blockbuster debut as a public company, Google Inc.
said Thursday it plans to offer another 14.2 million shares, currently
worth about $4 billion, as competition heats up with rivals Yahoo Inc. and
The Internet search leader said it will use the
proceeds for "general corporate purposes," including
possible acquisitions. Google added that it currently has no agreements or
commitments to make a material purchase.
文中的Proceeds means the amount of money received from a particular event
or activity or when something is sold，表示"收益；收入"。如：The proceeds of today's
festival will go to several local