Example sentences of "[be] talk " in BNC.

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1 One of the particular pleasures of visiting Brno is how welcome you are as a visitor from the west and how interested people often are to talk to you .
2 But if we are to talk about pedagogy , individual effort must be referred to more general ideas , otherwise there is no way for experience to be communicated , no way in which others can derive benefit from the particular successes of the individual .
3 I now say : that to talk about perceived-as appearances , and to talk about what , on looking at things , listening to them , and so on , we would believe about them if we had no reason to think otherwise , are to talk about one and the same thing .
4 ‘ We must ensure that the support materials we prepare for teachers are as closely tied in with the demands of the curriculum as possible , especially with the new 5 – 14 guidelines , and my first priority has been to talk to Educational Advisers throughout Scotland .
5 Er has been to see me about it , but I 've said that the initiative for farm watch has got to come from them , I said , we 're not gon na stand up and draw up a load of support and expect us to service the damn thing , I said it 's up to you and your members to do it , and I still think he 's trying to get us to do it via the back door , He 's been to talk to me now about it , and I 've told him exactly what I want to do and that we we 'll be involved , but it ai n't gon na be a police run scheme , it 's gon na be a farmer 's run scheme with police support locally .
6 Sorry , I wanted to make two points , I think there 's a big difference between foresters like yourself and the people who 're actually out there logging , and you know , I have no doubt about the work you do at the Oxford Forestry Institute , and several of your tutors and lecturers have been to talk to us , and Friends of the Earth certainly is calling for sustainable management forestry .
7 Now you 're talkin' . ’
8 ‘ You know , pretty-pretty , I hear they 're talkin' about settlin' the Miss America pageant like this next anno .
9 ‘ Now you 're talkin' , ’ said Dolly .
10 Now erm in the main the most the people who go and talk , if they talk genuinely to their their other half or I always say partner instead of , nowadays that 's politically correct I think , erm then they so they 're they 're a lot of the times they 're talked out of it .
11 cos you 're talked into doing something .
12 Show me what you 're talking about ?
13 You show me what you 're talking about .
14 We 're talking about how you 're going to survive and it 's as basic as that . ’
15 You 're talking shit .
16 And she says , ‘ Come off it , my man , who d' you think you 're talking to , a mere jumped up commoner princess . ’
17 ‘ But it 's not Kinnock ; it 's Mr Gorbachev ; the world has come on to our ground and I find that a source of strength , because at least we know that we 're talking about the capitalist system . ’
18 ‘ So we 're talking about the next century . ’
19 I do n't think these guys know what they 're talking about .
20 This was because there are so many old Spanish customs within the company and rigidities of thinking which take a hell of a lot of changing when you 're talking about people .
21 The one you 're talking to is all tolerance and forbearance .
22 Chief Inspector , you 're talking as if everyone in that car is now dead .
23 I do n't understand why they 're talking about Mrs Seaton .
24 We 're not talking art here , we 're talking memories .
25 ‘ Is it O'Gorman you 're talking about ?
26 ‘ You 're talking about a world that seems light years from here .
27 The original meaning , as defined by Collins , has certainly taken a mean whipping before re-release into this streetwise prose but we 're talking the same thing here , are n't we ?
28 And for a moment you do n't know whether they 're talking about this strange bodily posture or running a club .
29 It is not necessary to go to the lengths of the British Airways new Four Corners shops , where the travel element can hardly be distinguished through an Ali Baba 's cave of irrelevant merchandise , but only to set up efficient systems run by people who know what they 're talking about and who can make time to understand what their travellers want , like Trailfinders with their honest bucket-shop approach , or the STA chain with its expertise in student travel .
30 I think we 're talking about anorexia here , are n't we ?
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