Quiz: "stock" or "store"?
The correct answer is: store
"What's in store for you in 2013?"
If something is in store for someone or something, it will happen in the future.
Here's another example:
"He has no idea what's in store, but I think they plan to fire him today."
be in store = bevorstehen
In the US, a store is a very large shop.
If something is in stock in a shop or business, it is available.
"I'm sorry, but that item isn't in stock at the moment. We can order it for you."
- Deborah Capras"The short fat fuzzy ones are sticking between their teeth — yuck!"
- Ian McMaster"Scotland voted and the result was a clear "Yes!" to change."