Taken together, those findings suggest that almost all economic growth in the last 120-plus years was from technology.
At last a ship happened to pass that way and Robinson was taken on board.
We've taken steps for my home not to look like a fortress, but believe me, it is.
She rolled her eyes, irritated that her brother hadn't taken his promise to her seriously.
They stood around until all the chairs were taken in the living room so that they were forced to sit together on the couch.
"The limits of human life... are fixed and may not be o'erpassed," said an old priest to a lady who had taken a seat beside him and was listening naively to his words.
I've taken up enough of his time.
But the baby... he must have taken Claire!
We would have taken any way rather than this; but it was late and growing dark, and the trestle was a short cut home.
The wildlife had probably taken care of them.
When industries are taken without payment to the property owner, it has a certain legal term.
Still, Alex had taken ownership for what he had done.
You've always taken care of us.
Hers wasn't the only life that had nearly been taken today.
She had nearly run him down, slapped his face and taken him away from his work in less than twenty-four hours.
My husband has taken time away from school he shouldn't have and is pressuring me to do the same at the hospital.
Her stammering made it obvious she'd taken at least some of the calls.
All he ever wanted to do was play with his stupid baseball, and she'd taken it and thrown it into the forest.
If I hadn't taken Destiny...
I don't want to bond with a child only to have it taken away.
Later they were taken to a room where they were introduced to their newest family members.
It had taken more than an hour to get to school on the bus, making any after-school activities rare.
I'll be over there in a few minutes so you can show me what needs to be taken care of while you're gone.
Has your mother always taken care of Tammy?
But the effects of the trip had taken their toll.
As for the ranch, she had always known it could be taken away.
My heart was racing as I tried to remember the route Martha had taken this morning.
A Cleveland mother had reported an infant child was taken from his crib while napping yet when Howie was able to enter the location before and during the alleged time, there was no sign of the child.
"Kathleen was taken and I'm frightened to death for her," Martha reported.
We need a tip line that will guarantee what we say is taken seriously and acted upon with haste.
We tried to help with the South Carolina abduction of a girl taken from her bedroom.
He left in order not to obstruct the commander-in-chief's undivided control of the army, and hoping that more decisive action would then be taken, but the command of the armies became still more confused and enfeebled.
Bennigsen should have advanced into Prussia sooner, then things would have taken a different turn...
He had the letter taken from his pocket and the table--on which stood a glass of lemonade and a spiral wax candle--moved close to the bed, and putting on his spectacles he began reading.
I swear to you on my honor that Napoleon was in such a fix as never before and might have lost half his army but could not have taken Smolensk.
Napoleon rode on, dreaming of the Moscow that so appealed to his imagination, and "the bird restored to its native fields" galloped to our outposts, inventing on the way all that had not taken place but that he meant to relate to his comrades.
What had really taken place he did not wish to relate because it seemed to him not worth telling.
Alpatych also knew that on the previous day another peasant had even brought from the village of Visloukhovo, which was occupied by the French, a proclamation by a French general that no harm would be done to the inhabitants, and if they remained they would be paid for anything taken from them.
Without saying anything of this to the princess, Alpatych had his own belongings taken out of the carts which had arrived from Bald Hills and had those horses got ready for the princess' carriages.
If we go we are almost sure to be taken prisoners, and God knows...
Order the keys to be taken from me, said he.
At the moment when Rostov and Ilyin were galloping along the road, Princess Mary, despite the dissuasions of Alpatych, her nurse, and the maids, had given orders to harness and intended to start, but when the cavalrymen were espied they were taken for Frenchmen, the coachman ran away, and the women in the house began to wail.