Example sentences of "[conj] [pron] [verb] [pron] [prep] the " in BNC.

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31 Even if I 'd told you that I heard it on the local news , I doubt you 'd have taken my word for it .
32 I 'd like to say that I remember something about the rest of that walk but I do n't , only that it rained , then it rained some more , and when it got fed up with that , it rained again .
33 You wo n't accept that I knew nothing about the drugs , yet you want my word ?
34 You refuse to accept that I knew nothing about the drugs .
35 ‘ Yes , not that I knew it at the time , of course , else I 'd never have gone . ’
36 Not that I knew anything about the area of course .
37 And therefore it is only because I believe this particular phrase is quite literally to do with the very crux , the very cross , of our Christian understanding that I bring it before the general assembly .
38 It was thanks to you all that I humiliated myself at the Harrogate Trade Show .
39 I started off at the s at the start I was er I was getting mouth ulcers , and then well I did n't get them to the severity that I got them with the sulfasalazine
40 Yeah , I never though of that and I doubt if I get it now , all I think was well I know that I got it in the magazine rack
41 ‘ And I think it 's going to be very important that I sell it to the Congress and the American people , and that we have a partnership here . ’
42 It was n't until my second year that I told anything like the truth about my father .
43 Moving her just a fraction away , his eyes once more holding hers captive , he added , ‘ So is n't it fortunate that I know you for the cheat you are ? ’
44 ‘ Good afternoon , ladies and gentlemen , it is with great pleasure that I introduce you to the magic of television … ‘
45 I made sure that I enjoyed it to the full , although it was wartime .
46 Whenever I have met him since , he has invariably reminded me that I taught him about the business !
47 As my husband was then a consultant there , and involved in research in rheumatology , it was only natural that I joined him in the research field .
48 Does Mike have some er Georgian Hotel , look at that Christmas jokes , Daddy , Eddie 's broken my new dog how did he do that I hit him on the head with it Why is Father Christmas unemployed ?
49 Do n't worry if you ca n't do it if you ca n't any of these any of these exercises that I give you by the way it 's not like homework it 's just for you to play with them to get the do them at your own pace .
50 My point is that I see nothing in the Gracious Speech to enable me to counter the opinions expressed by our European partners who are still proud to know us but bemused that we have a Britain which in their eyes is no longer as great as it was .
51 It is for that reason that I include it on the shortlist for the Worst Building in the World title .
52 IT was on a very wet Saturday afternoon that I found myself on the top of the North Downs observing whiffs of smoke emerging from a boiler which to all intents and purposes was standing among a mountain of waste metal in a field almost miles from anywhere .
53 I liked it so much that I used it for the show and played the hell out of it , it sounded so good .
54 ‘ I have to confess that I find nothing in the current stock of recent coursebooks to compare in originality or methodological advance with the vastly popular Headway series … ’
55 ‘ I have to confess that I find nothing in the current stock of recent coursebooks to compare in originality or methodological advance with the vastly popular Headway series … ’ — Coursebooks for the '90s , EFL Gazette
56 In return she sent me her third and latest novel , A View of the Harbour : and it was then that I recognized her as the author of At Mrs Lippincote 's .
57 And we saw that in the calculation that I gave you at the end of last week 's lecture .
58 However , they have asked that I provide you with the draft ( unaudited ) results for the year to 31st October , 19XX in order that you may , if you so wish , reconsider your offer .
59 ‘ I blame it on the fact that someone linked me with the US government , ’ he says .
60 Erm I 'm always overjoyed when people say things like that to me , that you 've just said , er but I think I understand acting more than I understand anything in the world .
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