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    #1

    To see the colour of somebody's money.

    How many idioms would exist that are equal to the meaning of this idiom:

    To see the colour of somebody's money.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 01-Apr-2014 at 09:58. Reason: Expanding non-standard abbreviation.

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    #2

    Re: To see the colour of (sb's) money.

    I can only think of one.

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    #3

    Re: To see the colour of (sb's) money.

    I can think of one too. It's probably the same one as Rover.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: To see the colour of (sb's) money.

    I don't know any. Not sure what you are trying to say.

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    Re: To see the colour of (sb's) money.

    Thank you!

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    Re: To see the colour of (sb's) money.

    Your appreciation is welcome but there is no need to write a new post to say Thank you. Simply click the Thank button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question.

    It saves everybody's time.

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    Re: To see the colour of (sb's) money.

    What does it mean, and what is the other way of saying it that you both thought of?
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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