cast accounts

See: calculate
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Partridge now waxed wrath: he called the poor cripple by several vile and opprobrious names, and was absolutely proceeding to beat him, but Jones would not suffer any such thing: and now, telling the fellow he would certainly find some opportunity of serving him, Mr Jones departed as fast as his heels would carry him; and Partridge, into whom the thoughts of the hundred pound had infused new spirits, followed his leader; while the man, who was obliged to stay behind, fell to cursing them both, as well as his parents; "for had they," says he, "sent me to charity-school to learn to write and read and cast accounts, I should have known the value of these matters as well as other people.
I've no doubt he can read, and write, and cast accounts if he chooses.
A committee comprising deputy director estate management, deputy director urban planning, deputy director law and cast accounts will review the applications filed in connection with allotment of substitute plots.