Phallon is making a large salad for a party. He buys lettuce for $2.25 per pound and tomatoes for $2.65 per pound. He spends more than $8. Let x represent the number of pounds of lettuce that Phallon buys. Let y represent the number of pounds of tomatoes that Phallon buys. Write an inequality in standard form to represent this situation. Use no spaces in your answer.
2.25x + 2.65y > 8 <===