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    Despite having money

    Would you please correct the mistakes in my sentence?

    Despite having money, Bob wears his clothes threadbare before buying anything new.

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    Re: Despite having money

    I would use wear ... out.

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    Re: Despite having money

    Perhaps:

    Despite having plenty of money, Bob wears his clothes until they are threadbare before buying anything new.

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    Re: Despite having money

    Bob has money, but he doesn't like to spend it. That's why he eats at Taco Bell.

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