amount of money


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The small amount of money that I had earned had been consumed by my stepfather and the remainder of the family, with the exception of a very few dollars, and so I had very little with which to buy clothes and pay my travelling expenses.
I soon contracted expensive habits, and began to spend an amount of money that within a few short months I should have thought almost fabulous; but through good and evil I stuck to my books.
The amount of money the barbers get out of a fellow in a year would keep a baby.
A love like mine could not be concealed from a woman like you," he went on, trying to detach his mind from material considerations such as the business value of the shop, and the amount of money Mr Verloc might have left in the bank.
His views on marriage were not entirely sentimental, but were as duly mingled with considerations of what would be advantageous to a man in his position, as if he had had a very large amount of money spent on his education.
I said it was not the custom in England to confer titles on men distinguished by peaceful services, however good and great, unless occasionally when they consisted of the accumulation of some very large amount of money.
Do you think I will wrangle over her body about the amount of money spent on her illness?
It came out in evidence that Colonel Moran and young Adair had, between them, won a considerable amount of money.
Coun Bedser said: "By far the biggest reason to quit smoking is for the good of your health but we also know that one of the biggest incentives comes from considering the real amount of money smokers spend on cigarettes.
In 2006, the state began to meet standard and special health care expenses of disabled patients by paying a certain amount of money to families or special care centers that take care of them.
Certain people can handle that and I love watching those kinds of films, but I'm much better with a smaller amount of money and trying to make it go a long way," he added.
THE total amount of money owed to the Welsh NHS by foreign nationals not entitled to free treatment rose by more than 250% between 2008-09 and 2010-11, figures obtained by the Conservatives have shown.
A number of immigrants who engage in various illegal activities in the Al-Mazrouiya district in Al-Hassa told the newspaper that they managed to earn a huge amount of money from a wide variety of activities and give a share of it to their sponsors.
A TOP Welsh Premier League football club has been rocked after a large amount of money was discovered missing.
MORTGAGE lending hit a two-year high in August, but lenders warned the eurozone debt crisis threatens to squeeze the amount of money available to homeowners.