Focus on the pronunciation of sale
English definition of “sale”
sale noun [C or U]
› COMMERCE a period when a store is selling things at lower prices than usual: have a sale a mid-season sale the January/July salesin the sale(s) I got a new coat for $50 in the sales.
› an occasion when a particular type of product is being sold: The library has a book sale every year. a sale of Oriental carpets
on sale › available to buy: Tickets are on sale now! Everything goes on sale as soon as the doors open. › being sold for a lower price than usual: All their men's clothing is on sale this week. → See also agreement of sale, bill of sale, cash sale, clearance sale, closing-down sale, comparable-store sales, conditional sale, conditions of sale, cost of sales, credit sale, direct sale, end-of-season sale, field sales, fire sale, firm sale, forward sale, gross sales, indirect sale, last sale, net sales, point of sale, private sale, public sale, retail sales, same-store sales, sheriff's sale, short sale, tax sale, trade sale, unit sales, wash sale, white sale