1 Trim off the excess pastry using a sharp knife
2 You used all the ice cubes and didn’t put the ice trays back
3 He denied he had used drugs
4 Wash your hands after using the toilet
5 The judge liked using the word ‘wicked’ of people he had sent tojail
6 Now I use a false name if I’m meeting people for the first time
7 Be careful she’s not just using you
8 The treatment does not involve the use of any artificial drugs.
9 You will no longer have a use for the magazines
10 Infrared detectors have many uses
11 She will have the use of the car one night a week.
12 There are new uses of words coming in and old uses dying out.
13 Police have been hampered by Mr Urquhart’s use of bogusnames.
14 The leisure facilities are there for the use of guests
15 Being a hospital Sister had its uses.
16 The site has been out of use for many years.
17 Not all nursery schools make use of the opportunities open tothem.
18 It’s no use arguing with a drunk
19 It’s no use. Let’s hang up and try for a better line.
20 The contents of this booklet should be of use to all students
21 He had simply used a little imagination
22 Officials used loud hailers to call for calm
23 The show uses Zondo’s trial and execution as its framework.
24 They’ve never had anything spare — they’ve always used it all.
25 You’ll find that most people that don’t use heroin don’t likepeople that do.
26 He asked whether he could use my bathroom.
27 When Johnson talks about cuts, he uses words like ‘target price’and ‘efficiency payments’.
28 I didn’t want to use my married name because we’ve split.
29 Why do I have the feeling I’m being used again?
30 We are denied use of the land by the ruling classes
1 Freezing isn’t a bad way of preserving food
2 Computerized reservation systems help airline profits in severalways
3 In some ways, the official opening is a formality
4 He denounces people who urge him to alter his ways
5 She is now divorced and, in her usual resourceful way, hasstarted her own business
6 I suppose that’s one way of looking at it
7 There is no indication which way the vote could go
8 I’m terribly sorry — I had no idea you felt that way.
9 I hate the way he manipulates people
10 She thrust her way into the crowd
11 Does anybody know the way to the bathroom?
12 As he strode into the kitchen, he passed Pop coming the otherway
13 It’s not very far out of his way
14 The men lost their way in a sandstorm and crossed the borderby mistake
15 It wasn’t until we each went our separate ways that I began tolearn how to do things for myself
16 Take advantage of the opportunities coming your way in a coupleof months
17 ‘You’re standing in the way,’ she said. ‘Would you mind movingaside’
18 Silvertown Way, was that the road?
19 If you speak standard English anywhere round our way, peopletend to view you with suspicion.
20 The flag was held the wrong way up by some spectators
21 Way down in the valley to the west is the town of Freiburg
22 The region was split three ways, between Greece, Serbia andBulgaria
23 Some of them live in places quite a long way from here
24 Success is still a long way off
25 He had unscrewed the caps most of the way
26 He had to walk all the way home
27 Having started a revolution we must go all the way
28 As is the way with these gatherings, the declarations werelargely drafted before the delegations arrived.
29 He’s in a bad way, but able to talk.
30 The man who took over a few weeks later has also helpedfurther her career in a big way
I want to say how really delighted I am that you’re having a baby
Do you want another cup of coffee?
I want an explanation from you, Jeremy
The windows wanted cleaning
You want to be very careful not to have a man like Crevecoeur foran enemy
They were wanted by the police
Come on, darling. I want you.
Children should be wanted and planned
Albie wants you in his office
The men were daily becoming weaker from want of rest.
She couldn’t lift a spoon without a servant anticipating her wantsand getting it for her
Many of them had gone into teaching for want of anything betterto do
Mary says you’re welcome to stay the night if you want
‘What do you want!’ she whispered savagely. ‘Get out.’
Ian knows exactly what he wants in life
People wanted to know who this talented designer was
They began to want their father to be the same as other daddies
They didn’t want people staring at them as they sat on the lawn,so they put up high walls
He wanted his power recognised
I want my car this colour
And remember, we want him alive.
Look, I wanted to apologize for today. I think I was a little hard onyou.
Do you want to leave your bike here?
If you have a problem with that, I want you to tell me right now
Do you want to tell me what all this is about?
I want my money back!
Her hair wants cutting.
You want to look where you’re going, mate.
He has killed many in his time, and is wanted in at least threecountries
1 Emma, I trust your opinion a great deal
2 Painkillers are very useful in small amounts to bring yourtemperature down
3 Stan Reilly is not really one of your typical Brighton Boys
4 I left all of your messages on your desk
5 If you are unable to obtain the information you require, consultyour telephone directory.
6 I then realized how possible it was to overcome your limitations.
7 It’s just your average wooden door.
8 We must not forget your birthday.
9 Sorry I misspelled your last name.
10 Who asked for your opinion?
11 I read your brother’s obituary in the Times.
12 Thanks for your advice and encouragement.
13 It’s past your bedtime.
14 I’m looking for a child. I believe your husband can help me findher
15 I think you’ve made your point, dear
16 How old is your son now?
17 Your hair is all right; it’s just that you need a haircut.
18 Your mama and I are gonna miss you at Christmas
19 Have you done your homework, Gemma?
20 I need your full, emotional identification with the problem andwith me
21 You should have married somebody more your equal.
22 When you have got a handle on your anxiety you can begin tocontrol it.
23 This may have influenced your bank manager’s decision not togive you a loan.
24 I overspent by £ 1 on your shopping so I’m afraid you owe me
25 What are you doing? Are you out of your mind?
26 I was impolite and I do beg your pardon
27 I hate to tell you this, but tomorrow’s your last day
28 I’ve had enough of your lies
29 I had your rooms cleaned and aired
Have I pronounced your name correctly?
1 Which do they want me to do? declare war or surrender?
2 I wanted to know which school it was you went to
3 Soldiers opened fire on a car which failed to stop at an armycheckpoint
4 They ran out of drink. Which actually didn’t bother me because Iwasn’t drinking
5 They all look so alike to me that I’m never sure which is which
6 Which are the ones you really like?
7 ‘You go down that passageway over there.’ — ‘Which one?’
8 Which vitamin supplements are good value?
9 I can’t remember which teachers I had
10 Scientists have long wondered which parts of the brain areinvolved in musical tasks.
11 He’s based in Banja Luka, which is the largest city in northernBosnia
12 Colic describes a whole variety of conditions in which a horsesuffers abdominal pain
13 I’m no longer allowed to smoke in any room which he currentlyoccupies.
14 Visited Park West. Viewed a flat, no. 76. Which I like.
15 It’s essential to know which is which as treatments will be quitedifferent.
16 I verified the source from which I had that information
17 To a society which has lost its orientation he has much to offer
18 This is a common fallacy which has no basis in fact.
19 I had papers relating to the children which my wife and I had tosign.
20 This is a reversion to the system under which the Royals werepaid for nearly 300 years.
21 The work fills ( in) a gap which has hitherto existed in ourarchaeological literature.
22 I rewrote his rough draft, which was published under my name
23 Which brings me to a delicate matter I should like to raise
24 Physics is the best example of a science which has developedstrong, abstract theories.
25 I went to the room which he had called the nuptial chamber.
26 I discovered an addiction to housework which I had never feltbefore.
27 My father has a collection of magazines to which I return everynow and then
28 It was a place to which genteel families came in search of healthand quiet.
29 It was this issue which led to the deposition of the king.
1 When are you going home?
2 When eating a whole cooked fish, you should never turn it over toget at the flesh on the other side
3 When I met the Gills, I had been gardening for nearly ten years.
4 When he brought Imelda her drink she gave him a genuine,sweet smile of thanks
5 I asked him when he’d be back to pick me up
6 He could remember a time when he had worked like thathimself
7 How can I love myself when I look like this?
8 Our mothers sat us down to read and paint, when all we reallywanted to do was to make a mess
9 When did you get married?
10 When is the press conference?
11 When were you in this house last?
12 ‘I’ll be there this afternoon.’ — ‘When?’
13 Mustard is grown in the field when weeds are there, rather thanwhen the growing crops are there.
14 I’ll start to think about it when I have to write my report.
15 I don’t know when the decision was made
16 It is important to check when the laboratory can do the tests.
17 She remembered clearly that day when she’d gone exploring therockpools
18 In 1973, when he lived in Rome, his sixteen-year-old son waskidnapped.
19 Emerald starlings are fairly small when compared with othersuch birds.
20 The temperature sensor is making the computer think theengine is cold when, in fact, it’s hot.
21 He’s going to fix a time when I can see him
22 When he returned, she and Simon had already gone
23 I parried, and that’s when my sword broke.
24 I knew him when he was a little boy
25 I was a little surprised when she consented.
26 I lost my job when the company moved to another state
27 The driver lost control when a tyre burst
28 It’s a terrible thing when nobody wants to dance with you
29 When you have got a handle on your anxiety you can begin tocontrol it.
1 The year was 1840
2 The twins didn’t have to repeat their second year at school.
3 The first years and second years got a choice of French, Germanand Spanish.
4 He announced big tax increases for the next two financial years
5 I haven ‘laughed so much in years
6 The joy turned to tragedy during his years in Cyprus.
7 Regulars return year after year
8 This problem has increased year by year
9 Year in, year out, nothing changes
10 He was moving with surprising speed for a man of his years
11 Town gardens are ideal because they produce flowers nearly allyear round
12 Changing your hairstyle can take ten years off you.
13 We had an election last year.
14 She’s done quite a bit of work this past year
15 The school has been empty for ten years.
16 I’ve been in trouble since I was eleven years of age
17 The company admits it will make a loss for the year endingSeptember.
18 It took me years to fully recover
19 People hold onto letters for years and years.
20 You keep on amazing me, year after year, the same old ways.
21 The department has been shrinking year by year because ofbudget cuts.
22 With stockbroking it was the same thing, year in year out.
23 Drinking and driving is a problem all the year round.
24 I split up with my boyfriend last year.
25 He and Helen celebrated their silver wedding last year.
26 My daughter’s going to work next year.
27 He reopened ties with Moscow earlier this year
28 I set off for a new adventure in the United States on the first dayof the new year.
1 They were climbing up a narrow mountain road
2 He was up a ladder sawing off the tops of his apple trees
3 Paul answered, without looking up
4 He stood up and went to the window
5 A line of tanks came up the road from the city
6 I’ll be up to see you tomorrow
7 The girl ran the rest of the way across the street and up to the car
8 They recently put my rent up
9 Are you sure you should be up?
10 The moment the half-hour was up, Brooks rose
11 Half the road was up in Leadenhall Street, so their taxi was obliged to make a detour.
12 ‘Up yours,’ said the reporter and stormed out into the street.
13 How are you Lennox? Good to see you up and about.
14 What is it then? Something’s up, isn’t it?
15 ‘What’s up?’, I said to him. — ‘Nothing much,’ he answered
16 He continued to jump up and down like a boy at a football match
17 Every relationship has a lot of ups and downs
18 They’re saying that the economy is on the up
19 I’m a pretty good judge of men. If you’re honest and on the up and up, I’ll be able to tell it.
20 Those patients who were up to it could move to the adjacent pool
21 Why did you need a room unless you were up to something?
22 It was up to him to make it right, no matter how long it took
23 Please feel free to call me any time up until half past nine at night
24 My own souffles aren’t up to much
25 A third of the Senate and the entire House are up for re-election.
26 The chairwoman is up against the greatest challenge to her position
27 He upped his offer for the company
28 A man who for months had been dropping amorous hints about a long-term relationship upped and disappeared to America
29 I ran up the stairs and saw Alison lying at the top
1 The Prime Minister is now 64 years old and in all probability thiswill be the last election that he is likely to contest
2 I will say no more on these matters, important though they are
3 Will you stay for supper?
4 Will you drive me home?
5 You will do as I request, if you please
6 How the country will defend itself in the future has becomeincreasingly important
7 The thicker the material, the less susceptible the garment will beto wet conditions
8 If you overcook the pancakes they will be difficult to roll
9 He will leave his socks lying all over the place and it drives memad.
10 As many as ten-million children will have been infected with thevirus by the end of the decade
11 If someone has been in captivity for a long time, he will havechanged as a result of his experience
12 He was said to have lost his will to live.
13 He has submitted himself to the will of God
14 I looked at the telephone, willing it to ring
15 Attached to his will was a letter he had written to his wife justdays before his death.
16 The large sum of money that came to him when she died was ashock, and he had not spent a penny of it on himself. He had,however, willed it to Frank.
17 No doubt he was forced to leave his family against his will.
18 Set to work with a will and be pleased with the amount you getdone
19 You will find a wide variety of choices available in schoolcafeterias
20 Representatives from across the horse industry will attend themeeting
21 70 per cent of airports in the Far East will have to be upgraded
22 Will you ever feel at home here?
23 The ship will not be ready for a month.
24 When will I be released, sir?
25 Price quotes on selected product categories will be sent onrequest
26 In this section we will describe common myths about cigarettes,alcohol, and marijuana
27 He will be devoting more time to writing, broadcasting andlecturing
28 What will you do next?
29 Where will you stay when you get to San Francisco?
1 No one believed he would actually kill himself
2 The statement added that although there were a number ofdiffering views, these would be discussed by both sides
3 Ordinarily it would be fun to be taken to fabulous restaurants
4 They said they would give the police their full cooperation
5 She asked me what I would like to do and mentioned aparticular job
6 Do you think it would be all right if I smoked?
7 Would you like a drink?
8 Would you do me a favour and get rid of this letter I’ve justreceived?
9 Well, you would say that: you’re a man
10 If I were you I would simply ring your friend’s bell and ask for yourbike back
11 Sunday mornings my mother would bake. I’d stand by the fridgeand help
12 Within ten weeks of the introduction, 34 million people wouldhave been reached by our television commercials.
13 My daughter would have been 17 this week if she had lived
14 I would have liked a life in politics
15 I would never have done what they did.
16 Would that he could have listened to his father.
17 Would he always be like this?
18 Once inside, I found that the flat would be perfect for my life inParis
19 He expressed the hope that on Monday elementary schoolswould be reopened
20 I don’t think that he would take such a decision.
21 George decided it was such a rare car that he would only use itfor a few shows
22 He did not think he would marry Beth.
23 It would be wrong to suggest that police officers were notannoyed by acts of indecency
24 It would cost very much more for the four of us to go from Italy.
25 His fans would already be familiar with Caroline
26 That would have been Della’s car
27 He made a promise to his great-grandfather? That would havebeen a long time ago
28 It was half seven; her mother would be annoyed because hewas so late.
29 I think if I went to look at more gardens, I would be better onplanning and designing them
30 A policeman would not live one year if he obeyed theseregulations