1 The police also found a pistol 2 Many people here cannot find work 3 Two thousand of France’s 4,200 species of flowering plants arefound in the park 4 They found her walking alone and depressed on the beach 5 It’s not the first time that you’ve found yourself in this situation 6 Daybreak found us on a cold, clammy ship 7 The two biologists found, to their surprise, that both groups ofbirds survived equally well 8 She was found guilty of manslaughter and put on probation fortwo years 9 I find most of the young men of my own age so boring 10 How could anyone find pleasure in hunting and killing thisbeautiful creature? 11 I was just finding more time to write music 12 Another of his lucky finds was a pair of candle-holders 13 He was an expert at finding his way, even in strangesurroundings 14 It is one of the very few Michelangelos that have found their wayout of Italy 15 It makes you want to watch the next episode to find out what’sgoing to happen 16 Her face was so grave, I wondered for a moment if she’d foundme out. 17 They have spent ages looking at the map and can’t find a trace ofanywhere called Darrowby 18 I wonder if you could find me a deck of cards? 19 So far they have not found a way to fight the virus 20 He has to apply for a permit and we have to find him a job 21 Does this mean that they haven’t found a place for him? 22 Fibre is found in cereal foods, beans, fruit and vegetables. 23 She returned to her east London home to find her back doorforced open 24 Thrushes are a protected species so you will not find them onany menu. 25 I found myself having more fun than I had had in years 26 It all seemed so far away from here that he found himself quiteunable to take it in. 27 His lunch did not take long to arrive and found him poring over anotepad covered with scrawls. 28 [ View Post… ]
1 She lost 16 pounds in the first month of her diet. 2 I do not remember who spoke first, but we all expressed thesame opinion 3 This is the first time she has experienced disappointment 4 It is a first for New York. An outdoor exhibition of FernandoBotero’s sculpture on Park Avenue. 5 We heard it on the TV last night — that was the first we heard of it 6 When he first came home he wouldn’t say anything about whathe’d been doing. 7 Marry that fat son of a fat cattle dealer? She would die first! 8 Certain guidelines can be given. First, have a heating engineercheck the safety of the system. 9 Before him, in the first row, sat the President 10 The first duty of any government must be to protect the interestsof the taxpayers 11 The cut in the interest rates has not had very much impact inCalifornia for two reasons. First of all, banks are still afraid toloan. 12 There’s no time for boyfriends, my career comes first. 13 You knew about me from the first, didn’t you? 14 He arrived in Natal to see at first hand the effects of the recentheavy fighting. 15 You don’t know the first thing about farming. 16 First off, huge apologies for last month’s confusing report. 17 Somebody has to think for the child and put him first. 18 Let’s see if we can’t find something to set the mood. First thingsfirst; some music. 19 Two years ago Johnson came first in the one hundred metres atSeoul. 20 First, tell me what you think of my products 21 Routine questions first, if you don’t mind. 22 It was the first occasion when they had both found it possible tokeep a rendezvous. 23 When Mark arrived home that afternoon, it was the first he knewfor sure of the surprise party. 24 First in the queue were two Japanese students. 25 I had some difficulty at first recalling why we were there. 26 I thought from the first that she was a little unsure about thatmarriage. 27 He got the first prize. 28 [ View Post… ]
1 Robin opened some champagne 2 The question of local government finance has been the subjectof debate for some years 3 ‘Isn’t there some chance that William might lead a normal life?’asked Jill 4 Some of the people already in work will lose their jobs 5 If you are worried about some aspect of your child’s health, callus 6 I have kept birds for some 30 years 7 If Susanne is off somewhere, I’ll kill time by looking aroundsome 8 She lived to be ninety-nine years old and only weighed eightypounds but she’d raised eight kids. That was some toughwoman! 9 Heat a couple of tablespoons of olive oil, a chopped clove ofgarlic and some black pepper in a heavy saucepan 10 He went to fetch some books 11 Some children refuse to eat at all and others overeat. 12 I have discussed this topic in some detail 13 He remained silent for some time 14 It took some effort to conceal her relief. 15 All mothers share to some extent in the tension of a wedding 16 Some fishing is still allowed, but limits have been imposed onthe size of the catch. 17 Remove the cover and spoon some of the sauce into a bowl 18 Boats crammed with hot and angry holidaymakers, some ofwhom had waited for up to two days to cross 19 Some of us are sensitive to smells, others find colours easier toremember. 20 Jim Partridge chucked himself off some bridge or other 21 She always thinks some guy is going to come along and fix herlife. 22 He waited some 80 to 100 yards from the big pink villa 23 The headquarters is some 30 miles due west. 24 ‘I party some,’ said Jed 25 He decided we should spend Christmas in Acapulco. There wecould ski some and relax. 26 ‘Some party!’ —’Yep. One hell of a party. ‘ 27 We have had some help from the Government 28 [ View Post… ]
1 He appealed for information from anyone who saw the attackers. 2 Katy Jones is nineteen and comes from Birmingham. 3 The guests watched as she fled from the room. 4 In many bone transplants, bone can be taken from other parts of the patient’s body 5 The £ 103 is deducted from Mrs Adams ‘salary every month 6 Her husband worked away from home a lot 7 My son Colin has just returned from Amsterdam. 8 Our economics correspondent, James Morgan, is just back from Germany 9 Visitors see the painting from behind a plate glass window 10 Hanging from his right wrist is a heavy gold bracelet. 11 The centre of the town is 4 kilometres from the station 12 She studied painting from 1926 and also worked as a commercial artist 13 There are 94 countries represented in Barcelona, from Algeria to Zimbabwe 14 The expression on his face changed from sympathy to surprise 15 The problem simply resulted from a difference of opinion 16 She knew from experience that Dave was about to tell her the truth 17 Such laws could protect the consumer from harmful or dangerous remedies 18 The results were taken from six surveys 19 The dirt from the fields drifted like snow. 20 Remove the bowl from the ice and stir in the cream. 21 Three from six leaves three. 22 Jo was absent from the house all the next day. 23 One afternoon when I was home from school, he asked me to come to see a movie with him. 24 Viewed from above, the valleys form the shape of a man. 25 How far is it from here? 26 Breakfast is available to fishermen from 6 a.m 27 I made a switch from butter to olive oil for much of my cooking.
1 Isn’t that enough for you? 2 I knew he worked for a security firm 3 She appears nightly on the television news, speaking for theState Department. 4 If your pharmacy doesn’t stock the product you want, have themorder it for you 5 This is the best thing you’ve ever done – I am so happy for you! 6 John, I’m sorry for Steve, but I think you’ve made the rightdecisions 7 Many new trains have space for wheelchair users 8 Skis are available for hire on a daily basis. 9 The knife for cutting sausage was sitting in the sink. 10 He’s soon to make a speech in parliament explaining hisreasons for going 11 He had a great desire to have a home of his own for he hadalways lived with my grandmother. 12 They cannot sleep for hunger. 13 If not for John, Brian wouldn’t have learned the truth 14 The toaster remained on for more than an hour 15 We drove on for a few miles 16 We got the bus back to Tange for 30 cents 17 Marks& Spencer will be unveiling its latest fashions for autumnand winter 18 He asked his daughter what she would like for her birthday 19 They would be leaving for Rio early the next morning. 20 What matters for most scientists is money and facilities 21 It might be possible for a single woman to be accepted as afoster parent 22 He was tall for an eight-year-old 23 Right, who’s for a toasted sandwich then? 24 Wendy decided the sport was not for her 25 I wish you would come back to Washington with us, but that’s foryou to decide 26 Are you for or against public transport? 27 Another union has voted for industrial action in support of a payclaim 28 [ View Post… ]