• Or you can steam them in a small amount of water or stir fry them in a small amount of oil.

    VOA: special.2010.03.09

  • It also found that the children's ability was not dependent on the amount of time they had spent in child care.

    VOA: special.2010.11.30

  • "This really isn't new. There has been a tremendous amount of agitation among workers for higher pay for years."

    VOA: special.2010.06.18

  • Tax-exempt means donors can claim their donations on their tax returns and possibly reduce the amount they owe the government.

    VOA: special.2009.11.02

  • It limited the amount of money railroads could demand from people who needed to travel or transport their goods.

    VOA: special.2010.05.06

  • Ben Jumper, the owner of the storage business, said he expected his losses would amount to tens of millions of dollars.

    VOA: special.2010.05.17

  • The Seventh Amendment gives the same right in civil cases that involve more than a small amount of money.

    VOA: special.2009.08.31

  • She says the amount of space needed between the plants depends on how big you expect the heads to be.

    VOA: special.2009.03.03

  • Unpleasant smells can be prevented by controlling the amount of food waste added to the bin and avoiding meat or bones.

    VOA: special.2011.07.05

  • Mix eight grams of alum with seven grams of cream of tartar in a small amount of hot water.

    VOA: special.2010.08.02

  • In sixteen eighty-one, King Charles the Second of England gave William Penn a large amount of land to establish a colony.

    VOA: special.2010.04.04

  • A newly reported British study suggests that taking another drug with a small amount of aspirin may help solve the problem.

    VOA: special.2009.10.20

  • It describes in detail the huge amount of work involved in carefully examining the many layers of tar and earth.

    VOA: special.2010.04.07

  • All of them produced large amounts of paper money -- many times the amount they could exchange for gold or silver.

    VOA: special.2009.01.01

  • They had to do this by firing the lunar module rocket engine for just the right amount of time.

    VOA: special.2009.07.22

  • It keeps me in really good shape. It brings me tremendous amount of fulfillment, of closeness to God.

    VOA: special.2011.05.16

  • In many countries, women are half as likely as men to use fertilizers to increase the amount of crops.

    VOA: special.2011.03.22

  • Using the same amount of land, the new wheat variety could produce three to four times as much food.

    VOA: special.2009.11.10

  • That is the amount of time it took Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal to capture a historic image on film.

    VOA: special.2010.05.31

  • The vaccine did not lower the amount of virus in the blood of volunteers who became infected during the study.

    VOA: special.2009.10.13

  • The law forced every worker and business owner to pay a small amount of money each month to the federal government.

    VOA: special.2011.04.07

  • A carbon footprint is the amount of carbon dioxide pollution that we produce as a result of our activities.

    VOA: special.2011.04.05

  • The decrease in the amount of dopamine can result in one or more of the general signs of Parkinson's.

    VOA: special.2009.02.03

  • And the animals usually avoid their own waste, so that reduces the amount of good grazing space even more.

    VOA: special.2010.01.19

  • George Carmack,Skookum Jim Mason and Dawson Charlie were the first men to discover a great amount of gold in the Klondike.

    VOA: special.2009.02.04

  • If someone offers me an amount that is close to my selling price, I might say the amount is in the ballpark.

    VOA: special.2009.04.12

  • The study found that climate conditions alone could not explain the amount of tree cover in different areas.

    VOA: special.2009.09.01

  • Male circumcision is the cutting off of a small amount of skin from the tip of the penis.

    VOA: special.2009.04.01

  • The other was its ability to reduce the amount of virus in the blood of people who became infected during the study.

    VOA: special.2009.09.30

  • If your combination of numbers is chosen, you win a huge amount of money often in the millions.

    VOA: special.2009.10.04


large amount 大量;巨额;大批

a large amount of 大量的(接不可数名词)

small amount 小额;小批量

total amount 总数;总价;总计

a certain amount of 一定数量的

amount of information 信息量

to the amount of 总数达;总计

right amount 适量

a great amount of 大量的;许多的;大部分的

amount of work 工作量

an amount of 数量;总量

in the amount of 总金额计…;金额为…

any amount 任何数量的

significant amount 大量;有实义金额;巨数

full amount 全额;总数,总共的量

no amount of 即使再大(或再多)的…(也不)  

maximum amount 最高额

amount of investment 投资额;出资额

trace amount 痕量;微量

any amount of adj. 任何数量的

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