use Allowance – Allowable in a sentence
My children receive $7 a week as an allowance, which they use for entertainment.
Use of a car is an allowable expense for the self-employed on their income tax return.
For many university courses, it is allowable to challenge a course if you think you already know the material taught at that level.
You have a baggage allowance of one suitcase and one carry-on bag per person for the flight.
My neighbor’s kids have to do chores every day in order to earn their allowance.
Do you think that children should do chores around the house in order to earn their allowance?
Personally, I think spanking a child, and taking away his allowance is drastic punishment for a simple thing like taking cookies without asking.
Discussion question: Do you think children should earn their allowance by doing chores around the house?
My son’s hobby of collecting Pokemon cards has become an obsession that regularly costs him his entire weekly allowance.