An employee stock purchase plan is a means by which employees of a corporation can purchase the corporation's stock at a discount. An employee stock option plan, on the other hand, allows an employee to either exercise or not exercise an option on a fixed amount of corporate stock at their own will.
 employee stock purchase plan employee stock optionemployee stock purchase plan 指員工可用低於市價的價格買到公司股票，employee stock option 指員工可對一個定量的公司股票執行選擇權，這兩種都是員工認股的種類。
Smith 先生宣誓就職成為非洲的新財政部部長。 (請填空)
Mr. Smith has been sworn in as Africa's new Minister of Finane.