Example sentences of "it is [noun sg] for [pron] [to-vb] " in BNC.

  Next page
No Sentence
1 It is nonsense for us to debate such matters in Committee for an hour and a half and then , at the end of the debate , we vote not on the merits of the matter but on whether it has been considered .
2 He must be able to stamp his authority not only on his team but on the peloton as a whole , directing the whole tenor of the race before it is time for him to go to the front and win .
3 ‘ Maybe it is time for me to get angry and fight back at those who are fighting me , ’ she said .
4 Then it is time for it to find a suitable spot to turn into a chrysalis .
5 ‘ My father 's old housekeeper — he and she grew old together — has a daughter who needs to make money ; , she lives in Nile Street , and if you were to say that I sent you , she might well be glad to put you up till it is time for you to go to Oxford . ’
6 It is time for you to serve me . ’
7 That it is time for us to take our rightful place .
8 It is time for us to thank .
  Next page