A: How much does it cost to ride the bus?
B: The cost is one dollar and fifty cents.
A: I'm going to have to spend nearly ten dollars today on just bus fare alone.
B: Why do you say that?
A: I have to take six buses in total today.
B: Why so many?
A: Three buses to get to where I'm going and three to get back home.
B: You should just buy a pass for the day.
A: A pass? What's that?
B: It's literally a pass that allows you to ride any bus for free.
A: Wow, that sounds like a good reason to buy one.
B: You definitely should. You'd save money in the long run.