Example sentences of "have be [prep] " in BNC.

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1 ’ Anybody could 've gone outside and pulled a plug out of the wall and the show would 've been off the air A lot of people probably wish they had . ’
2 You ca n't imagine how much of a help you 've been to me .
3 I see you 've been to the hospital , or something like that .
4 Er right I need somebody out there who has n't done this before erm let's see we 've been to Ripon , been to Thirsk , erm been over to Scarborough with Dr Rock , North Allerton no I do n't like North Allerton well I mean I love North Allerton no no I want to go south I want to go Tadcaster way have we anybody down there ?
5 I thought it might 've been to a Royal Garden Party
6 erm , you know , with preparation beforehand I would normally have , have realized that , and anything else would 've been on top of it .
7 Oh that 's not so bad you see I 've been on holiday all last week
8 ‘ It should 've been with the batch of papers given .
9 There must 've been with erm in forty seven was it the encirclement campaign where they allowed the nationalists to sort of drive through the , I do n't know the defences , they must 've been fairly certain of their support in certain areas by then .
10 Think I should 've been with you .
11 I told him it must 've been about the Royal Garden Party .
12 Jackson must 've been under the effects of the anaesthetic after a nose job to come out with something so bad .
13 That would 've been down hill .
14 Stopping would 've been like looking away from a hypnotist 's swinging silver watch .
15 I begin to get some idea of what the Roman games must 've been like . ’
16 Carlo and McGowan stood on either side of the embalmer , he might 've been in custody .
17 Reason they 're mixed up he , he must 've been in there messing about with them .
18 So if that was Jim cos Jim would 've been in his he has n't laid
19 ‘ You do n't have to tell me , ’ Gaily said , ‘ that all the clothes either of us has are in the bag or on our backs . ’
20 The Tories are , wisely , keeping their boy away from most of the rough stuff — rightly recognising that such strengths as he has are in his niceness — but he has to look like he wants to win sometimes .
21 In Washington , President Bush appeared in the White House press room to tell reporters ‘ Yes , it has been worth it . ’
22 ‘ He has been worth every penny we have spent and every tear we have shed .
23 In Central Office , Patrick Gower consoled himself , ‘ It has been a strenuous year but it has been worth it and it has been fun .
24 Over the years Muir has been through thick and thin with Tranmere , and has been worth his weight in gold .
25 Ken has been into western styling since he was a child .
26 No wonder Souness has been into the transfer market for a new centre back .
27 This book is for Ear'ole , who has been as enthusiastic about my shop as she has been about all the other things that I have tackled , and then begged her to help with .
28 Surely that is what perestroika has been about these past five years ?
29 More importantly , historically the key feature of police work has been about maintaining a particular form of social order on the street .
30 The argument is simple and reflexive : if the body of this book has been about helping teachers to be more able to deal with uncertainty , conflict and change — in a word , to become better learners — then the tail asserts that the core of their job should be to help young people to become good learners in their turn .
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