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    Default to the amount/in the amount

    I need to know the proper expression:

    'The cheque is made to the amount of 100$.'

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    'The cheque is made in the amount of 100$.'

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    Pierre Berube

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    Default Re: to the amount/in the amount

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierre Berube View Post
    I need to know the proper expression:

    'The cheque is made to the amount of $100.'

    or

    'The cheque is made in the amount of $100.'

    Thank you
    Pierre Berube
    $100
    100$

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    Default Re: to the amount/in the amount

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierre Berube View Post
    I need to know the proper expression:

    'The cheque is made to the amount of 100$.'

    or

    'The cheque is made in the amount of 100$.'

    Thank you
    Pierre Berube
    "to the amount" is common enough to be considered normal where I come from but, since you're in Canada, you should probably listen to 2006.

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    Exclamation Re: to the amount/in the amount

    Quote Originally Posted by Pierre Berube View Post
    I need to know the proper expression:

    'The cheque is made to the amount of 100$.'

    or

    'The cheque is made in the amount of 100$.'

    Thank you
    Pierre Berube
    In India we use the following statements to express the amount of a cheque.

    The cheque amounts to $100.
    The cheque is for $100.
    The cheque is made for $100.

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