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

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1 The recreational vehicles — Vauxhall is sensitive about calling them off-roaders — are familiar ; in Japan and in the US they 're the short-wheelbase Isuzu Amigo and the long-wheelbase five-door Rodeo , but in the UK they 're to be the Vauxhall Frontera Sport and Frontera respectively .
2 ‘ You 'll need a good wig if you 're to be Hedda 's long-haired poet . ’
3 There 's work in plenty if we 're to be finished on time .
4 They 're to be blamed , not pitied . ’
5 You 're to bolt and bar the house up , she says to me .
6 The league recently relaxed the overseas-player rules for the Crusaders — before they were allowed only five imports , three more than other teams , now they 're to be allowed 10 .
7 We 're to be guests of Herkimer for tea . ’
8 Please sir , Axl 's doctor said we 're to be nice to him because he comes from a broken home and he has to wear a kilt .
9 ‘ And for that you 're to be pitied Aggie . ’
10 And if you 're to try and fill her shoes , which I very much doubt you 'll ever do , but if you 're to be even half the woman that she was , may God have mercy on her , then you 'll need all the reminding I can give you . ’
11 It 's all one to me but time 's getting on and your Auntie 'll want you back early if you 're to be up at crack of dawn in the morning . ’
12 But this does n't take into account the capital equipment you need if you 're to be self-sufficient .
13 " We 're to be parents . "
14 A new little contraption we want to try out , so you 're to be a guinea pig .
15 They 're to be kept in my library .
16 ‘ Well , David , we 'd better be off if we 're to be back in time for this afternoon 's session . ’
17 If we 're to be , if we end up being audited on that , then we will fail the audit because we do not do that .
18 We 're to be civilisers , settlers , land-holders , indeed ; men like the ancient heroes , who founded cities and gave laws and trade to the world as a gift .
19 " You 're to be good with Mummy , " he 'd commanded the twins after breakfast .
20 I really do think you 're going to have to mend your ways very considerably indeed if you 're to — "
21 ‘ As I say , this is supposed to be Top Secret , but you 'd better know if you 're to be any help .
22 ‘ We 're to be married in two weeks ’ time , ’ Alyssia informed her , settling into one of the chairs with Piers 's arm protectively resting behind her shoulders .
23 You 're to me as my own and I 'll not stand cheekiness from either .
24 They 're to be married in May in Dingle . ’
25 They 're to be married soon in the same chapel where Boz was married . ’
26 They 're to be married in the small church that Christian built , next to my cottage . ’
27 They overlap but they 're to some extent slightly different criteria .
28 So with those erm policy points and those questions about the ab ability of migrants to outbid locals , and the ac housing access issue , I would erm suggest that if they 're to be accepted by the panel , then more information is .
29 ‘ When my noble and learned brother gives his Judgment , they 're to be let go free , ’ said Krook , winking at us again .
30 We 'll deal with that when it comes , we 're to it yet , anywhere near .
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