Example sentences of "[is] [that] " in BNC.

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1 Clive James , whose Observer column had made him the doyen of television critics in the Seventies , wrote ; ‘ One has been kept from previous series of Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em by its awful title , but it is time to say what everybody is saying-that the show is a must .
2 And if you really want to know what I think , it 's that you Cretaceous people are insanely arrogant .
3 Muriel Box 's complaint , of course , was that the script was ‘ inaccurate , ’ critic Richard Winnington 's that the film ‘ contrives with something like genius neither to inform , excite , entertain , titillate or engage the eye . ’
4 ‘ What angers me about the system goes beyond the unreliability of ‘ proof ’ … it 's that the way criminals are dealt with has nothing to do with rehabilitation and readjusting people who 've stepped outside society 's norms .
5 A cumbersome bureaucracy has grown up at Lloyd 's that panders to the market 's parochial interests rather than to its wider good .
6 If there 's one thing I 've learned out of the past six years , it 's that anybody can get out of anything if they try hard enough . ’
7 It 's that the class antipathies of black American culture the ‘ rap gap ’ have grown too wide for any one person , star or politician , to bridge .
8 It 's that at the age of 34 , fourteen years after first shambling on stage in downtown Chicago , having criss-crossed the stand-up circuit from coast to coast and guested on very hip chat show from David Letterman to Arsenio Hall , he should be bigger than he is .
9 Coventry 's goal difference is so much better than Luton 's that the margin is more like four points .
10 Modigliani 's style was so entirely different from Picasso 's that the two were in no way rivals .
11 ‘ Well , that 's that , ’ said Breeze , and closed the door on the starry night .
12 ‘ It 's that I 'm so skinny , ’ Rab said .
13 ‘ It 's that crackpot Mark Lemon with his idea for a comic magazine .
14 ‘ It 's that relentlessly upbeat approach that really grates with me ’
15 If I have a gripe with Hartke , it 's that the reproduction is just a little too clear ; missed , fluffed and dissonant notes are all too easily discernible .
16 They talk about it as if that 's such a long period , and yet it seems like yesterday when my last one came out , but you do n't realise it 's that long ; you do n't sit round watching the calendar .
17 On the other hand , it 's that L.A. sound , and that 's what the Utopia is all about .
18 Mostly it 's that they do n't travel well , whatever flightcases you use .
19 I 'm continuing , this month and next , with the 16-bar guitar solo from Linda Ronstadt 's That 'll Be The Day .
20 After attempting last month 's first 8-bars of the 16-bar solo from Linda Ronstadt 's That 'll Be The Day , we 'll crack on with the second half this month .
21 The strange boy 's eyes seemed to penetrate so deeply into Willie 's that he felt sure he could read his thoughts .
22 ‘ Well , that 's that settled , ’ said Zach with finality .
23 So it 's that Vibes question again .
24 Kevin Irving 's ‘ father ’ writes to admit that he 's Pope , Chas F Garvey 's that he has been faithful to his wife for 42 years , and Mark Ambrose 's that he has a dash of myxomatosis ( to be fair , the father is a rabbit ) .
25 Kevin Irving 's ‘ father ’ writes to admit that he 's Pope , Chas F Garvey 's that he has been faithful to his wife for 42 years , and Mark Ambrose 's that he has a dash of myxomatosis ( to be fair , the father is a rabbit ) .
26 In fact , if they do have a complaint , it 's that they would probably like me to go back full time — which is very nice to know ! ’
27 If we go to an exhibition together we find that we like the same paintings ; so I think it 's that we have an empathy in our way of painting , in the whole attitude to painting .
28 ‘ I wonder if it 's that Jack the Ripper , ’ she laughed , and followed Dad out to the shed , leaving me with Liza who had just come in .
29 When asked eight weeks ago what her dream for the future was , Tatum replied : ‘ It 's that when John 's career is finished he takes care of the kids while I make two pictures a year and get to pick my scripts and work with whoever I want .
30 Buzz 's Mark Neale and Grant Fee put together the bulk of the visuals ( a series of routines structured round archetypal themes such as love , speed , fear and the like , and according to Gee ‘ all supposed to reflect this idea of Montxo Algora 's that emotions are what will save us in virtual reality ’ .
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