Example sentences of "[vb base] [pron] [modal v] [verb] [pron] " in BNC.

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1 I mean nothing could catch my imagination fantasy .
2 I mean them let's face it one out the three of us should of thought a bit more .
3 And while we eat I 'll entertain you with tales of Robin .
4 Mibbe I should send it back .
5 ‘ I regret I must leave you at the door , Lady Isabel .
6 for strength — I fear I shall find it difficult in the heat :
7 A storm arrives from the west , the snow falling so thickly in a few minutes that I fear I will lose my way .
8 I du n no I mean I 'll mention it to the deputy again and say look we 're getting towards the end of a financial year , there will be some departments underspent because er suppliers ca n't meet deadlines and really you should keep in mind that w we have n't got er we ca n't just pluck five thousand pounds out of our budget .
9 I mean I 'll bung them in to you at some point
10 I mean I 'll bring them back again .
11 Er well I mean I 'll have my fireworks on Friday night the fifth of November but erm
12 You mean I shall meet your brother ?
13 I 'll see how the weather goes I mean I might hang it out I do n't know .
14 You mean I might lose my hair … my teeth ? ! ’
15 I mean I would do you er have ?
16 I mean I would open my eyes and see myself like that , wake up and then I 'd bounce off the bed and then I 'd sit there bouncing and , and but I have n't had that in a long time and wh when I thought now a lot of times , if I think that I leave either the front door unlocked , my house unlocked or the garage door open I go and actually check that in the middle of the night .
17 And in terrible conditions , erm , another country is Zaire where there is currently , I mean I 'd think there was a military coup or something there in the last few weeks , but these things are colonies which were n't connected to Britain , hoping I 'm being , I think it 's a French colony , they use a Belgian colony or is an ex Belgian colony , maybe in Belgium and France you would get more news about those two countries , but here we do n't , because they , we have n't got that colonial connection that makes us interested perhaps erm and , and when we do find out about South Africa because it used to be a colony , we do find out about , I mean Ethiopia I think we found out about because of the disaster that 's happening there in several of the countries all around it , used to be British colonies .
18 I do n't want to be tied , I want to leave my options free so that I can do whatever I want , I do n't need the extra responsibility , I mean I 'd like them but I just , I want my career first .
19 See what you 've done though , but erm I mean I 'd hate you just
20 pound fifty or something for like a shampoo and rinse I mean I 'd use it if I go in there .
21 Stay with that a minute , erm , erm , I mean I would n't have thought we were in a position to give an assurance that er erm , that that no other complaints which appear to be outside the local ombu ombudsman 's restriction will be dealt with by support staff , I mean I should think we 're continuing looking continually looking for ways of dealing with complaints at the most efficient and effective way , and if that
22 Erm I mean I should think you want to take some shorts in case it 's warm do you .
23 I mean I should imagine there are so many people now looking for jobs
24 I mean I must admit I 've looked at some other flats .
25 No I 'd just be , I mean I must admit I 've , I 've not really seen one for years and years and years .
26 And this is confusing , I mean I must admit it is confusing and even , even s writers in the psychoanalytic literature get confused by this , because sometimes they , they er do n't see that to some extent the two systems are overlapping and to some extent they 're about di slightly different things .
27 I mean I must say it looks a bit bitty but erm er now you see up there they 've got the same , similar sort of style really to those houses .
28 I mean I used to fancy him really badly .
29 I mean I used to love me bingo .
30 I mean I can move it and I can make i but I , I do n't
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