Owe

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Return PromisesPlay
Use 'owe' when expressing the need to return a favor or keep a promise. SlideSince you covered my shift, I owe you one.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Emphasize ObligationPlay
'Owe' highlights the obligation felt to repay others for their actions or gifts. SlideYou helped me move, so I owe you a drink.
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Not Monetary OnlyPlay
'Owe' isn't limited to money; it can also refer to returning kindness or acts. SlideYou've been so generous, I owe you a huge thank you!