Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"Spent"

I only spent three dollars.
She spent some time in Boston.
She spent all afternoon cooking.
She spent more money than usual.
We've just spent two weeks apart.
He spent the evening reading a book.
I spent last Sunday reading a novel.
I spent the weekend with my friends.
They spent the entire day on the beach.
She spent a lot of time writing her essay.
I spent yesterday reading instead of going out.
She spent many days knitting a sweater for him.
She has spent hours at the gym trying to lose weight.
Susan spent the summer vacation at her grandmother's.
I've spent way too much time thinking about this problem.
Studying how to communicate effectively is time well spent.
I spent two hours yesterday trying to fix that broken radio.
I spent a great deal of time dealing with that problem last week.
I wish that I could have spent more time with my father before he died.
I've spent so many years as chairman that I feel it's time I stepped down.
My teacher told me that I should have spent more time preparing my speech.
After I graduated from college, I spent two years traveling around the world.
Do you think your parents spent enough time with you when you were in your teens?
Last year, I spent so much time by myself that I almost forgot how to communicate effectively with others.


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