Sentence Examples


  • Arrears of land tax to the extent of E.I,245,000 were cancelled.
  • Money was immediately remitted to Teheran, and nearly all the arrears were paid, while the balance of the 1892 London 6% loan.
  • The petition from the army to the parliament for arrears of pay was suppressed and the petitioners declared enemies of the state.
  • In many parts of the empire the soldiers rarely receive more than eight months' pay in the year, although in Constantinople the arrears are not so large.
  • The sum fixed was subsequently thought too large, and in 1832 the arrears, amounting to a considerable sum, were remitted, and all future payments on this account relinquished.