That account has $10,000 in it.
Mr. Howes has probably given you a full account of our doings.
Her bank account was rarely over two hundred.
He takes care of the bills and he puts money in an account for me.
Here begins Miss Sullivan's connected account in the report of 1891:
The household account he had set up for her was healthy and growing with the monthly deposits he made.
She's not stupid either, but I'll bet she'd starve if she didn't have a bank account to tap.
* "Oh, yes, the only aim is to weaken the enemy, so of course one cannot take into account the loss of private individuals."
Of course, she had the thirty-some thousand in her savings account - most of which had been allotted her when she turned twenty-one.
Miss Sullivan's account in her address at Chautauqua, in July, 1894, at the meeting of The American Association to Promote the Teaching of Speech to the Deaf, is substantially like Miss Keller's in points of fact.
The specific name was given on account of the extraordinary swiftness of the animal.
He could account for the correct mileage on the car if he used a tow bar that kept the wheels on the road.
There is no evidence of simony in the conclave, and Leo's election was hailed with delight by the Romans on account of his reputation for liberality, kindliness and love of peace.
I haven't really taken your feelings into account lately, have I?
We even paid off his stolen escrow account and talked him into backing off Cynthia Byrne.
The best English account will be found in H.
I tried to hurry Helen out-of-doors, but she kept her arm extended, and every coat-tail she touched must needs turn round and give an account of the children he left at home, and receive kisses according to their number.
Albuera is celebrated on account of the victory gained there on the 16th of May 1811 by the British, Portuguese and Spaniards, under Marshal Beresford, over the French army commanded by Marshal Soult.
Miss Sullivan's second report brings the account down to October 1st, 1888.
In my account of Helen last year, I mentioned several instances where she seemed to have called into use an inexplicable mental faculty; but it now seems to me, after carefully considering the matter, that this power may be explained by her perfect familiarity with the muscular variations of those with whom she comes into contact, caused by their emotions.
A letter written to her mother in the course of the following week gave an account of her impression in her own words:
In 1892 appeared the Perkins Institution report for 1891, containing a full account of Helen Keller, including many of her letters, exercises, and compositions.
Miss Keller has given her account of it, and the whole matter was discussed in the first Volta Bureau Souvenir from which I quote at length:
What man but a philosopher would not be ashamed to see his furniture packed in a cart and going up country exposed to the light of heaven and the eyes of men, a beggarly account of empty boxes?
If he should give us an account of the realities he beheld there, we should not recognize the place in his description.
Moreover, in summer, Walden never becomes so warm as most water which is exposed to the sun, on account of its depth.
We are most interested when science reports what those men already know practically or instinctively, for that alone is a true humanity, or account of human experience.
This pond has no stream passing through it to melt or wear away the ice.
With the liability to accident, we must see how little account is to be made of it.
"Not on any account!" exclaimed Rostov.
"I cannot inform Your Majesty at what o'clock the battle began at the front, but at Durrenstein, where I was, our attack began after five in the afternoon," replied Bolkonski growing more animated and expecting that he would have a chance to give a reliable account, which he had ready in his mind, of all he knew and had seen.
Prince Bagration, having reached the highest point of our right flank, began riding downhill to where the roll of musketry was heard but where on account of the smoke nothing could be seen.
Last night a proposition was made me on your account and, as you know my principles, I refer it to you.
Rostov was a truthful young man and would on no account have told a deliberate lie.
Is it possible that on account of court and personal considerations tens of thousands of lives, and my life, my life," he thought, "must be risked?"
If you refuse him on my account, I must tell you the whole truth.
Princess Mary's embarrassment on her people's account was quite unnecessary.
During the dull day, in the course of which he was entertained by his elderly hosts and by the more important of the visitors (the old count's house was crowded on account of an approaching name day), Prince Andrew repeatedly glanced at Natasha, gay and laughing among the younger members of the company, and asked himself each time, What is she thinking about?
To throw off this burden as quickly as possible, on the third day after his arrival he went, angry and scowling and without answering questions as to where he was going, to Mitenka's lodge and demanded an account of everything.
But what an account of everything might be Nicholas knew even less than the frightened and bewildered Mitenka.
They looked at one another (now that the hunt was over and they were in the house, Nicholas no longer considered it necessary to show his manly superiority over his sister), Natasha gave him a wink, and neither refrained long from bursting into a peal of ringing laughter even before they had a pretext ready to account for it.
Sonya was unhappy at the separation from Nicholas and still more so on account of the hostile tone the countess could not help adopting toward her.
He not only showed no sign of constraint or self-reproach on account of his outburst that morning, but, on the contrary, tried to reassure Balashev.
Something vague and confused, which he could not at all account for, had come over him with the capture of that officer and the blow he had dealt him.
Though he did not speak, Princess Mary saw and knew how unpleasant every sign of anxiety on his account was to him.
When the service was over, Kutuzov stepped up to the icon, sank heavily to his knees, bowed to the ground, and for a long time tried vainly to rise, but could not do so on account of his weakness and weight.
Napoleon made ironic remarks during Fabvier's account, as if he had not expected that matters could go otherwise in his absence.
In that reunion of great sovereigns we should have discussed our interests like one family, and have rendered account to the peoples as clerk to master.
What right have you, monseigneur, to demand an account of my attachments and friendships?
Nicholas was somewhere with the army and had not sent a word since his last letter, in which he had given a detailed account of his meeting with Princess Mary.
They are like children from whom one can't get any sensible account of what has happened because they all want to show how well they can fight.
One can imagine what confusion and obscurity would result from such an account of the duel.
And Petya gave the Cossack a detailed account not only of his ride but also of his object, and why he considered it better to risk his life than to act "just anyhow."
What Russian, reading the account of the last part of the campaign of 1812, has not experienced an uncomfortable feeling of regret, dissatisfaction, and perplexity?
But in January Savelich came from Moscow and gave him an account of the state of things there, and spoke of the estimate an architect had made of the cost of rebuilding the town and country houses, speaking of this as of a settled matter.
Pierre admitted that it was true, and from that was gradually led by Princess Mary's questions and especially by Natasha's into giving a detailed account of his adventures.
Napoleon himself is no longer of any account; all his actions are evidently pitiful and mean, but again an inexplicable chance occurs.
Denisov, dissatisfied with the government on account of his own disappointments in the service, heard with pleasure of the things done in Petersburg which seemed to him stupid, and made forcible and sharp comments on what Pierre told them.
That Chateaubriand, Madame de Stael, and others spoke certain words to one another only affected their mutual relations but does not account for the submission of millions.
The man who worked most with his hands could not think so much about what he was doing, or reflect on or command what would result from the common activity; while the man who commanded more would evidently work less with his hands on account of his greater verbal activity.
After breakfast, she closed her account at the bank and turned in her resignation.
Julie maintained no Face Book or Twitter account, nor could Betsy locate her on any other social network sites.
There must be a newspaper account of the drowning someplace.
That would account for the specks swirling too, wouldn't it?
According to Byrne's expense account he was in Scranton for two days just before he shacked up at the Whitney Motel!
Dean gave a capsule account of Vinnie Baratto and his connection to the murdered Wasserman.
I think he's been tapping the escrow account and that's a giant no-no.
And a note, 'Sorry about the bookkeeping mix-up with the escrow account.'
Climbing into the car he purchased for her, she headed out with the new bank account he had given her to do some guilt free shopping.
He takes care of the bills and he puts money in an account for me.
But on account of experimental errors in weighing and measuring, and through loss of material in the transfer of substances from one vessel to another, such analyses are rarely trustworthy to more than one part in about Soo; so that small changes in weight consequent on the chemical change could not with certainty be proved or disproved.
On account of this difficulty, the atomic weights published by Dalton, and the more accurate ones of Berzelius, were not always identical with the values now accepted, but were often simple multiples or submultiples of these.
His account of the notion of external existence, as derived, not from pure sensation, but from the experience of action on the one hand and resistance on the other, may be compared with the account of Bain and later psychologists.
The best account of the life of Davila is that by Apostolo Zeno, prefixed to an edition of the history printed at Venice in 2 vols.
The plague of 1665, carried hither from London, almost depopulated this village, and the name of the rector, William Mompesson, attracted wide notice on account of his brave attempts to combat the outbreak.
Philip Carteret first observed this settlement in May 1767, and on account of the hostility of the Spaniards preferred to put in at Masa-Fuera.
He was particularly friendly with King Emmanuel of Portugal on account of the latter's missionary enterprises in Asia and Africa.
On account of the smallness of the particles, the forces acting throughout the volume of any individual particle are all of the same intensity and direction, and may be considered as a whole.
It is thus customary in calculating diurnal inequalities either to take no account of days on which there is an appreciable rainfall, or else to form separate tables for " dry " or " fine " days and for " all " days.
Firefly is a term popularly used for certain tropical American click-beetles (Pyrophorus), due to their power of emitting light.
During the closing years of exile he was on intimate terms with the historian Polydore Vergil, and one of his last acts was to arrange to give Polydore a corrected version of Major's account of Scottish affairs.
I know I'm not much account; but I'm the only horse in all the Land of Oz, so they treat me with great respect.
He went far out of his way and lost much time, all on account of his surliness.
For instance, if you have a Facebook friend Abigail in Albania whom you only met once at a rock-paper-scissors competition years ago, you will generally regard Abigail's first-hand account as authoritative, even though you don't really know Abigail all that well.
But if these other news outlets contradict the official account, then all the better.
It was with the hope of restoring my self-confidence that she persuaded me to write for the Youth's Companion a brief account of my life.
I took the greatest delight in these German books, especially Schiller's wonderful lyrics, the history of Frederick the Great's magnificent achievements and the account of Goethe's life.
Give a brief account of Huss and his work.
The words themselves fascinated me; but I took no conscious account of what I read.
In this account of the picnic we get an illuminating glimpse of Miss Sullivan's skill in teaching her pupil during play hours.
An analysis of the case has been made elsewhere, and Miss Keller has written her account of it.
In her account of her early education Miss Keller is not giving a scientifically accurate record of her life, nor even of the important events.
When the organ was played for her in St. Bartholomew's, the whole building shook with the great pedal notes, but that does not altogether account for what she felt and enjoyed.
For this report Miss Sullivan prepared, in reluctant compliance with the request of Mr. Anagnos, an account of her work.
As Mr. Anagnos was the head of a great institution, what he said had much more effect than the facts in Miss Sullivan's account on which he based his statements.
For this report Miss Sullivan wrote the fullest and largest account she has ever written; and in this report appeared the "Frost King," which is discussed fully in a later chapter.
My account for the report is finished and sent off.
The letters take up the account again.
I give the Latin on account of the savoriness of the trivial name.
My furniture, part of which I made myself--and the rest cost me nothing of which I have not rendered an account--consisted of a bed, a table, a desk, three chairs, a looking-glass three inches in diameter, a pair of tongs and andirons, a kettle, a skillet, and a frying-pan, a dipper, a wash-bowl, two knives and forks, three plates, one cup, one spoon, a jug for oil, a jug for molasses, and a japanned lamp.
She moved simply to be farther away from the wounded man.
The rest of the week, all the food is made to order, which may account for some of the lengthy waiting times diners occasionally complain about here.
I read the whole account online.
I can give no aid on that account, for I have no recollection of how I came to be here, either.
He'd fight the expense account battle at the end of the month.
The Wassermann twins, sainted boys according to the stilted account, had been all but ignored, according to the writer, Linda Segal, a name Dean didn't recognize.
"I ought to be a fairy," grumbled Jim, as he slowly drew the buggy home; "for to be just an ordinary horse in a fairy country is to be of no account whatever.
The names of Laura Bridgman and Helen Keller will always be linked together, and it is necessary to understand what Dr. Howe did for his pupil before one comes to an account of Miss Sullivan's work.
I haven't found an account of her death in the papers yet but her hubby died of the flu in '04 and it didn't mention his wife in his write up.
An overseas bank account in the company name contained a balance of one million dollars as startup funds for us to secure quarters for the enterprise.
She had four thousand dollars in her checking account, all of which she had saved.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
I guess he had some bucks at one time—back when he bought all this land—but his bank account never held a candle to mine.
The rest he had built in investments – other than what was in the special savings account drawing interest until he could decide whether to return it or accept the responsibility that went with it.
I have thought that Walden Pond would be a good place for business, not solely on account of the railroad and the ice trade; it offers advantages which it may not be good policy to divulge; it is a good port and a good foundation.
You could say they were used for leverage if the country trounced too far on our generosity or refused to take into account our national interest when they acted up.