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phrases for people love money?

Anyone get some goods idioms meaning somebody just concern about money???

Help!!!

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  • 匿名
    7 年 前
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    Idioms for people just concerned about money

    a miser, cheapskate, snipe-snout, penny pincher, piker, scrooge, skinflint, money grubber, tightarse or tightwad - a person who is reluctant to spend money

    tight-fisted - ungenerous with money

    penny-pinching - extreme care in spending money

    2012-10-28 05:10:39 補充:

    Some money idioms in this reference: http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabulary/moneyidioms....

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  • 7 年 前

    Earn money=She barely earns enough money to live on ,worser than her daughter's life in China!

    Save money=We're not going on holiday this year---just to the country park!

    Spend money=I spent(past tense spend) so much money this year I can't afford to do any charity!

    Borrow money=Maybe you could borrow some money from the HKBank to pay for your debt?

    He's making a lot of money from his computer games after studying Computer Science.

    Put money on a race of horse-racing Jockey Club=risking money on the result of a race,hoping to win a house!

    Pay good money for=I paid good money for that i-pod6,so it should last forever!

    Be rolling stone in money=They're always going on vacation,they must be rolling stone in Money!

    Get your money's worth=eg. At that price you want to make sure you get your money's worth at the DR clinic!!!!!!!!!!

    Money doesn't grow on trees=They should not waste money on DR clinic!

    Marry (into) money=to marry someone whose family is rich. eg A HKU student marries a rich lady!

    Money-changer sometimes is unofficially.

    Money-grabbing is to get money by unfair or dishonest methods in Chinese market place stalls!

    Money-lender whose buz is to lend money to people at very high rates if Interest!(seen on newspapers)

    Money-spinner eg The hotel's a real moneyspinner in the Summer months in HK!

    2012-10-27 21:45:03 補充:

    Blackmailers flourish on hush-money to prevent a shameful sex secret being revealed.Pin-Money for feminine in the Middle Ages.

    2012-10-28 12:25:37 補充:

    In a global economy,the only way to maintain a competitive edge is to lead the world in innovation.

    Investor invest means put money into a buz in order to make money.Li lent him several dollars to help rescue his bankrupt textile.

    2012-10-28 13:00:52 補充:

    money-grubber n, a person who saves or amasses money in sordid ways.

    money-matter,n, an affair involving money.

    do not deductm 50 from my marks.

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