Example sentences of "[that] [pers pn] know [adv] " in BNC.

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1 Instead , now that I knew where she was living , I contacted my solicitors and instructed them to start divorce proceedings .
2 Yet it was then that I knew why I had come , for just distinguishable to me against the background of reciting voices , I heard my own voice .
3 As noon approached John adopted a behaviour pattern that I knew well : stretching , scratching , complacently sighing .
4 The wind was high when I knocked at her door , and I heard a voice from within that I knew not what to make of , though it sounded like the lullaby of a Mother to her Baby .
5 For what is being suggested is that I knew today and not yesterday , despite the fact that there was no difference between the two days that I could tell at the time .
6 I was glad that I knew exactly where Nigel was .
7 When I tried it , it was so beautiful that I knew exactly why people keep doing it .
8 It became clear from talking to parents that I had to see how what they said actually hooked up with their experience , the fine detail of it , and not to assume that I knew exactly what kind of lived experience lay behind a familiar form of words .
9 I could n't wait to run home and tell my mother that I knew how to mix colours . ’
10 I wanted to tell him calmly that I knew perfectly well that it was absurd and quite understood the point of his questions .
11 Or through people that I knew before .
12 It is an autumnal sign and one in which the ‘ balance ’ might be tipped one way or another , and in sexuality could hover between male and female , with one sexual scale dipping then the other rising obediently and almost passively , distantly , independently , in an alternation of identities and desires that I knew so well .
13 The nose and beard also seemed to imply , to produce , to secrete constantly a certain kind of mind which had nothing to do with the intelligence diffused throughout the books , books that I knew so intimately , and which were permeated by a gentle and God-like wisdom . ’
14 I 'd study too , so that I knew more about everything than the cleverest professors .
15 Irina had the idea that I knew certainly as much of the truth behind the events as anyone and possibly more .
16 ‘ None that I knew about , ’ Miss Honey said .
17 And this means that if on the same grounds I claim today to know that it will rain in the afternoon , I must continue to assert that I knew yesterday that it would rain that afternoon ( in the teeth of the evidence ) .
18 ‘ It 's not that there are two Nigel Mansells , it 's just that I know when to compete and when to relax .
19 I 've got this watch with an alarm on it , so that I know when to take it .
20 ‘ And when you see Bellybutton , tell him that I know where his brother is , and I 'll pick the bastard up whenever I choose and then feed him head first into a cane-shredder . ’
21 ‘ So I ca n't say that I know where your mother is or why she left . ’
22 There is of course no logical reason why things should be different this time , wrote Harsnet , why this too should not be an illusion , the illusion of imagining that I know not only what step to take first but also what step to take second and even what step to take third .
23 I can only say that I know not whence they came , nor have ever enquired whither they are going .
24 The special educational needs support service ( SENSS ) that I know well now has a structured hierarchy to ensure that available staffing resources are distributed through the borough according to needs .
25 But the energy was still there , we know full well , that there 's other MPs there , I think it 's thirty seven we 've got and we , the only one that I know well is Gerald Kaufman .
26 In my own drama teaching I rarely use games with a class that I know well , but when I 'm working with a class that I 've not met before I often begin the session with a short concentration exercise and then a simple game .
27 N do n't know that I know just the whisky barrels they were , a little I believe there was maybe a name for them .
28 Do n't forget that I know exactly what you 're capable of ! ’
29 That I know already . ' ’
30 Although I am sure that these remarks will apply to all constituencies in the north of Ireland , I can judge only what is happening in the one that I know best , which is my own , where 3,344 houses have been deemed ’ unfit ’ , as the Minister confirmed to me in a written answer in 1988 .
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