Example sentences of "[pers pn] is [adv] assumed that it " in BNC.

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1 It is generally assumed that it is not cost-effective to screen either younger or older women , but the achievements of any screening in this area are unclear .
2 Furthermore , it is generally assumed that it is an easy matter to pollute and get away with it .
3 Someone must plough the fields or milk the cows , but much of this endeavour takes place hidden from public view and when a tractor is glimpsed across a field it is often assumed that it is a farmer who is in the cab .
4 It is still assumed that it is the woman who will give up work to look after the children or take time off if they are sick , she admits .
5 It is commonly assumed that it is impossible to change this state of affairs , but the Guild of Food Writers believes it can be done , and that it is all-important , even vital , to do so , says Claudia Roden , its vice chairman .
6 It is popularly assumed that it has medicinal benefits , but there is no evidence whatever to support this , and much evidence to the contrary .
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