Example sentences of "[conj] i [verb] give [pron] " in BNC.

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1 And then I feel that I 've given myself to somebody who thinks my heart is a pretty flower .
2 Now you think that because I am I am forgiven and I preach forgiveness that I would be pretty good as up people , but that 's part of my human failure and I must admit that I 've given plenty of opportunity to practice at home and at work er the opportunity to forgive , but it does n't come easily and certainly it is n't a strong feature of the non-Christian world in which I work and which you will be working soon .
3 ‘ It 's true that I 've given my personal backing to Kevin Keegan in our search for players , but we have to be realistic .
4 They were standing now , in the as bomb-hit kitchen , Rab and Doctor ; and Doctor — she was taller than him , what with her feather and hat , by a good head — said , ‘ Those pills that I 've given you , take them only as prescribed .
5 Well I hope that I 've given you enough to get you started on the right tracks .
6 The best bit of information you 've got is the syllabus coverage that I 've given you .
7 So know that , if you now refer back to the , the book that I 've given you this morning and if you turn to where it says okay it says stop here do not read on
8 I think to be a good teaching aid something has to say ‘ Well I think this because ’ and , as it were , retrace the chain of reasoning that I 've just the sort of chain that I 've given you .
9 Nor that I wished to give myself in life
10 But I do now sometimes wish that I had given them more time when I did have them . ’
11 I asked Toby to do me a favour and tell the Fleet Street ‘ dirty mac brigade ’ , who covered crime and other seedy activities , that I had given him an exclusive .
12 It was true that I had given him life but I had not given him love .
13 Who said that I had given thee up .
14 Saturday morning , and once again a fair and breezy day , so fair that I decided to give myself a holiday from writing , and go straight after breakfast to pick up the supplies I would need for the weekend .
15 ‘ It was then that I decided to give it a try .
16 All I know is that I want to give everything I have for England again . ’
17 You can explain to her why I rushed off , that I want to give her time to think things over without me around to distract her .
18 Is the Chancellor aware that not so long ago I met a chap in Blackpool who said to me , ’ When you see that Chancellor of the Duchy , tell him that I want to give him a piece of my mind : not only is the poll tax three times higher than the rates , but I have lost my job , my wife has been waiting for an operation for two years , my daughter has lost her maternity grant through this Tory Government and my son has lost his income support — so when you see the chairman of the Tory party , will you tell him that I want to meet him to discuss this matter at the top of the Blackpool Tower ? ’
19 And that I refuse to give them . ’
20 ‘ I 've always been very aware that I needed to give something back after this experience and when I read about the appeal for people prepared to give homes to the Bosnians , I decided it was time I stepped in . ’
21 Based on that I have to give it to Mel cos he could also bend the ball around the wall to score — I never saw Lorimer do that ( he did nt have to ! ) .
22 Not that I plan to give you time to forget . ’
23 He was more modest than I 'd given him credit for .
24 ‘ I wanted to give them to his wife but she is n't here so I 've given them to him instead , ’ she said .
25 She approved of my taste and I 'd given her the right amount of money for the red coat which I st ill have n't worn .
26 And , I 'd like to say that er , Diana er er , has been extremely helpful , and I 've given her a bit of he aid , in trying to raise that kind of money .
27 ‘ Paxstone , and I 've given him orders to shoot and be damned .
28 And I 've given him that .
29 It 's always the pressure that I give myself , and I 've given myself a lot of pressure this last year ’ , she revealed .
30 and I 've given you a good old fashioned tonic to get your strength all up again .
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