The best results are obtained if not over four cupfuls are boiled at a time.
Next add three cupfuls and a half of cold water, a cupful at a time.
Sift with three cupfuls of flour three teaspoonfuls of baking-powder.
Add to two cupfuls of white sauce four tablespoonfuls of capers.
Let it cook a few minutes, and add slowly two cupfuls of milk.
Put in a saucepan two cupfuls of water with one cupful of sugar.
Beat to a cream one cupful of butter with two cupfuls of sugar.
Put two cupfuls of sugar and a half cupful of water into a saucepan on the fire.
The new boy already had had four cupfuls and probably'd get another!
Soak two cupfuls of oatmeal in four cupfuls of water over night.