Sentence Examples

  • We agreed on an allowance figure and she began working in earnest.
  • In June 1720 he went up to Christ Church, Oxford, with an annual allowance of £40 as a Charterhouse scholar.
  • He felt that a distinction might be drawn between adults and those of tender years; and that allowance might be made for any one who recanted.
  • Berg took the opportunity to ask, with great politeness, whether, as was rumored, the allowance of forage money to captains of companies would be doubled.
  • Allowance should be made for the habit of exaggeration among the Spanish adventurers of that time, and also for the diplomacy of Cortes in magnifying his exploits to win the' favour of his king.

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