AMOUNT Sentence Example and UsageAMOUNT has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples belowExamples and usage of AMOUNT in prose and poetry
Usage of "AMOUNT": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of AMOUNT, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word AMOUNT
"The usual large amount of beads, chains, and bangles glittered upon her person in the firelight"- The word/phrase 'amount' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the goblet of fire'.
"Harry had swallowed a considerable amount of bubbles in shock"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the amount in the novel Harry potter and the goblet of fire.
"Harry dawdled behind, taking an inordinate amount of time to do up his bag"- To understand the meaning of amount, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the half blood prince.
Usage of "AMOUNT" in sentences
"No amount of tragedy can tear"
- This term amount was used by Jessica Wheaton in the Poem Love poem.
"Do amount to, only he"
- This term amount was used by George Herbert in the Poem A dialogue.
"By reckoning up the amount"
- This term amount was used by Lewis Carroll in the Poem The hunting of the snark.
"No amount of arm-twisting will get me to agree"
"The compensating balance increases the effective interest rate to the bank since the net amount loaned is reduced but the interest paid is unchanged"
"There are limits on the amount you can bet"