s allowance

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  • My son only wanted you to wait till his quarter's allowance came. Cited from The Judge, by Rebecca West
  • If our week's allowance give out before the week we did not get any more. Cited from Slave Narratives, Arkansas Part 2, by Work Projects Administration
  • His next week's allowance, or the next little gift, will set him right again. Cited from A Portraiture of Quakerism, Volume I (of 3), by Thomas Clarkson
  • IN a large party, one evening, the conversation turned upon young men's allowance at college. Cited from The Jest Book, by Mark Lemon
  • You'll never get any more of my month's allowance. Cited from Robert Hardy's Seven Days, by Charles Monroe Sheldon
  • For example, you offer to increase Dick's allowance if he studies more.
  • Frederick's allowance was raised but by less than he had asked for.
  • Wondering now I was how we should last until the next quarter's allowance. Cited from Ruggles of Red Gap, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • I saved ten dollars out of my last month's allowance. Cited from Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • "I have to ask you for the next quarter's allowance also." Cited from Manasseh, by Maurus Jokai
  • With the ship's allowance, no being less than an angel could have given satisfaction. Cited from Frank Mildmay, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • He decides that he'll wait till he gets his next quarter's allowance and then look round. Cited from Children of the Bush, by Henry Lawson
  • His month's allowance was carried to him on the thirtieth of each month. Cited from Fromont and Risler by Alphonse Daudet, v2
  • Rich families as well as poor should have their children's allowance, old age pension and free medical treatment.
  • For example, raise Dick's allowance and tell him you now expect him to study.
  • With the ship's allowance, no being, less than an angel, could have given satisfaction. Cited from Frank Mildmay, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • And he had spent more money than he possessed, having drawn lavishly on his next year's allowance. Cited from The Lee Shore, by Rose Macaulay
  • Two days' service had been the limit of the Queen's allowance. Cited from English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century, by James Anthony Froude
  • I brought him all the money I had, which was little enough, and promised him my next quarter's allowance. Cited from Uncle Max, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • He was thinking of the next month's allowance. Cited from The Phantom of the Opera, by Gaston Leroux
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