Became Sentence Examples

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  • Henry became king of England.

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  • The grief was so strong that it became a nauseating pain.

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  • Mary's tone became dry again.

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  • He'd spent so long hoping Darian became what he once was.

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  • At some point, that stopped bugging her and became an attraction.

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  • The music became more and more audible.

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  • His expression became sour.

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  • He became very disagreeable.

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  • She laughed, and then became thoughtful.

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  • Louis the Fourteenth became king of France when he was only five years old.

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  • They became great friends over the years.

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  • The voice on the telephone became urgent.

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  • The smile faded and his expression became ardent.

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  • She suddenly became serious.

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  • Soon he became the real king and ruler of all Scotland,

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  • I became more frustrated with each passing minute.

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  • She was intruding, but it soon became obvious that Sarah wasn't going to sit down until everyone else was seated.

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  • Nothing! and he became more animated.

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  • In answer to her response, his kiss lost its hesitancy and became ardent.

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  • Quinn reacted as we'd grown to expect but Howie's visions became our afternoon project.

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  • We'd built up a library of recorded sessions but became concerned about properly securing them.

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  • Soon it became apparent Howie would remain in Santa Barbara at least a week, perhaps more.

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  • Betsy was enthralled with the area and became an immediate student of the history.

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  • When Robert Fulton became a man, he did not forget his experiment with the old fishing boat.

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  • Via books, ideas became mobile—or as we would say today, went viral—spreading to other villages and other countries and to multiple places around the world simultaneously.

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  • A war which became general, as any limited action might, would only result in the virtual destruction of mankind.

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  • As she rounded the curve in the staircase, the room became silent.

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  • When a female voice answered, he pressed the speaker button and the phone call became theirs.

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  • The flush became hotter.

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  • His voice became sour.

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  • His smile became saturnine.

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  • God, if this ability became widespread, it would be an assault of secrecy itself!

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  • Both he and Daniel Brennan became sounding boards without being intrusive.

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  • As our activities grew, the task became more daunting.

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  • I enjoyed it last September until I became bored; I even had a little friend, as I recall.

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  • I begged her to tell me, but she just bawled and said it was good that I became a priest so I could ask for forgiveness.

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  • Was that how he became the Dark One?

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  • The silence became ear-splitting.

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  • Toward dawn, her conversation became fixed on the skeleton-man she'd discovered in the depths of the mine as if he too was a forever forgotten soul, equally immersed in lonely darkness.

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  • Cynthia said, "Fitzgerald didn't even know he was going to run for sheriff until he became irritated at David."

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  • His tone became light.

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  • Every day she spent in this world, she became more confused.

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  • When his fingers laced through hers and his palms pressed her hands against the wall next to her face, his kisses became ardent.

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  • In 1892 he became a member of the British House of Commons as an Irish Nationalist, being elected for South Longford.

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  • After the capture of Jerusalem he served for a time with Bohemund at Antioch; but when Baldwin of Edessa became king of Jerusalem, he summoned Baldwin de Burg, and left him as count in Edessa.

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  • The sides of the tunnel showed before them like the inside of a long spy-glass, and the floor became more level.

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  • His expression became guarded.

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  • I think that was the only reason she and Josh became an item.

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  • In 1855 Hutton and Bagehot became joint-editors of the National Review, a new monthly, and conducted it for ten years.

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  • Hutton took charge of the literary side of the paper, and by degrees his own articles became and remained up to the last one of the best-known features of serious and thoughtful English journalism.

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  • Here Consalvi soon became one of the cardinal's favourite proteges.

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  • He soon became a prominent member of the national or Calixtine party, and after the death of Ptacek of Pirkstein its leader.

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  • New South Wales became prosperous and attractive to emigrants with capital.

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  • While therefore Cromwell's administration became in practice little different from that of Strafford, the aims and ideals of the two statesmen had nothing in common.

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  • In 1798 it was freed from Bernese rule and became part of the canton du Leman (renamed canton de Vaud in 1803) of the Helvetic Republic.

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  • In 1839 it became the provincial capital and was made a city by the provincial assembly.

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  • In 1825 he bought and afterwards edited in Washington, D.C., The United States Telegraph, which soon became the principal organ of the Jackson men in opposition to the Adams administration.

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  • Upon Andrew Jackson's election to the presidency, the Telegraph became the principal mouthpiece of the administration, and received printing patronage estimated in value at $50,000 a year, while Green became one of the coterie of unofficial advisers of Jackson known as the "Kitchen Cabinet."

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  • Gregory is related to have added a clause to the creed which Aristaces brought back; he became a hermit on Mount Sebuh about the year 332, and died there.

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  • In 1490 a treaty was signed at Damme between the people of Bruges and the archduke Maximilian, and very soon after this event the channel became completely closed up, and the foreign merchant gilds or "nations" left the place for Antwerp. This signified the death of the port and was indirectly fatal to Bruges as well.

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  • At an early age he entered the cloister; and in 423 he became bishop of Cyrrhus, a small city in a wild district between Antioch and the Euphrates, where, except for a short period of exile, he spent the remainder of his life.

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  • On his return he became librarian to the university, and took the chair of recent philosophy at the faculty of letters.

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  • Dr Cave was chaplain to Charles II., and in 1684 became a canon of Windsor.

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  • The thegn became a member of a territorial nobility, and the dignity of thegnhood was attainable by those who fulfilled certain conditions.

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  • He became Astronomer Royal in Cape Colony in 1879 and retained that post till 1902.

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  • Her brother, the actor Nicolas Desmares (c. 1650-1714), began as a member of a subsidized company at Copenhagen, but by her influence he came to Paris and was received in 1685 sans debut - the first time such an honour had been accorded - at the Comedie Frangaise, where he became famous for peasant parts.

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  • Bela, which was founded in 1802 as a cantonment, became a district headquarters after the mutiny.

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  • Having held educational posts at Saarbriicken and Dusseldorf, in 1836 he became extraordinary professor of philosophy at Bonn, and in 1840 full professor.

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  • The same year he offended the court by a Whig sermon, but in 1779 became archdeacon of Ely.

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  • In the 17th century the use of instruments became a necessity; but there were at first no organized ideas for their treatment except those which were grounded on their use as supporting and imitating the voice.

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  • Goch became a town in 1231 and belonged to the dukes of Gelderland and later to the dukes of Cleves.

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  • It became in effect the principal feast of the Church, the procession of the Sacrament a gorgeous pageant, in which not only the members of the trade and craft gilds, with the magistrates of the cities, took part, but princes and sovereigns.

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  • It thus became in a high degree symbolical of the exaltation of the sacerdotal power.

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  • The procession of the Host on Corpus Christi day became, as it were, a public demonstration of Catholic orthodoxy against Protestantism and later against religious Liberalism.

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  • After his death, his son, Valentinian Ii., an infant of four years of age, with his half-brother Gratian a lad of about seventeen, became the emperors of the West.

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  • Aurangzeb's death and the invasion of Nadir Shah led to a triple alliance among the three leading chiefs, which internal jealousy so weakened that the Mahrattas, having been called in by the Rahtors to aid them, took possession of Ajmere about 1756; thenceforward Rajputana became involved in the general disorganization of India.

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  • As the city grew, the right to so many days a year atone or other shrine (or its " gate ") descended in certain families and became a species of property which could be pledged, rented or shared within the family, but not alienated.

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  • In spite of all these demands, however, the temples became great granaries and store-houses; as they also were the city archives.

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  • In 1622 he was made a cardinal, and soon afterwards became bishop of Oviedo, a position which he retained until his death, which occurred at Oviedo on the 2nd of August 1655.

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  • Belgium and Great Britain became joint-proprietors of the cables between Ramsgate and Ostend and Dover and De la Panne (near Fumes).

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  • It very soon, therefore, became clear to inventors that a very great advantage would be gained if some means could be discovered of creating high frequency oscillations which were not intermittent but continuous.

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  • Under the Moors it became an independent principality, which was destroyed by Ferdinand II.

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  • In 1031 it became the capital of a small Moorish kingdom, and, though temporarily held by the Portuguese in 1168, it retained its independence until 1229, when it was captured by Alphonso IX.

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  • Since the time when the system first became prominent all switchboards have been arranged for metallic circuits.

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  • With the adoption of relays the signalling between the subscribers and the exchange became automatic, and, with the introduction of the principle of double and automatic supervision on the cord circuits, it became possible for the operators to tell at any instant the state of a connexion.

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  • After the withdrawal of the restriction against the companies erecting trunk wires it became evident that the development of the telephone services throughout the country would be facilitated by complete intercommunication and uniformity of systems, and that economies could be effected by concentration of management.

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  • The National Telephone Company again applied to parliament for powers to lay wires underground; public discontent with inadequate telephone services was expressed, and at the same time the competition of the telephone with the Post Office telegraph became more manifest.

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  • After the consolidation of the companies in1889-1890the profits declined, patent rights had expired, material reductions were made in the rates for telephone services, and considerable replacements of plant became necessary, the cost of which was charged to revenue.

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  • Soon a serious and prolonged illness fell upon him, during which he entered into himself and became dissatisfied with his way of life.

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  • As the friars became more and more numerous their missionary labours extended wider and wider, spreading first over Italy, and then to other countries.

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  • The remaining months of his life were passed in great bodily weakness and suffering, and he became almost blind.

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  • He was big and strong and soon became a fine sailor.

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  • When the Civil War broke out, he fought on the side of the South and became a brigadier-general.

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  • She glanced up as she spoke, and his expression became wary.

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  • Like I said, Russie's mother was always strange, but after Dad died, she really became eccentric.

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  • When she still hesitated his expression became exasperated.

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  • Arguments concerning contact with tip lines became heated as well.

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  • Cynthia didn't answer and the silence became nerve racking.

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  • The chitchat roamed from details of Friday's luncheon to views on crime and punishment, which, as the booze went down, became more and more general.

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  • A hundred yards ahead of them the infrequently used Jeep road became impassable in a washed-out jumble of stone.

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  • Lydia lived in a newly constructed condo on Oak Street as it drifted out of the main body of town and became the back road to neighboring Ridgway, ten miles away.

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  • Fred attempted to pick the lock, as no keys were provided, but the audience became restless and impatient.

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  • That Paul purchased the property before he became involved with me.

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  • Then she became indignant.

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  • By the time we became an item, my mother was dead and there was no reason in his mind to resurrect old ghosts.

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  • He accepted her offer and thus became Under Sheriff of Ouray County, Colorado.

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  • You and I were at the top when we became dead-dead.

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  • She struggled to recall what her real mother looked like or the day she became Death or even the day she met Gabriel.

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  • She never stopped to consider what it would be like if he became the person she had been.

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  • The more he tried to accept the idea, the harder it became to swallow.

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  • When I was reincarnated, the human I created became the only deity's mate without a deity.

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  • Before she became a human, she never understood him or what he felt and thought.

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  • He stood gazing down at her until his expression became sultry.

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  • Her expression immediately became concerned.

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  • He frowned and opened his mouth in an attempt to speak, but when nothing came out, his expression became skeptical.

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  • But the bear hadn't killed the bull until it became entangled in the brush.

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  • It was the last place he wanted to visit, so it became the first place he went.

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  • The strange energy hummed through her again, and she became aware of new sensations she'd never noticed with anyone else.

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  • The man she'd seen in daylight and the one who'd kissed her so passionately in moonlight became two separate people.

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  • He'd never thought he'd hear himself admit it to any woman who became his mate, especially not to her.

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  • We created a file on you, so we could monitor and determine whose mate you became, if you did at all.

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  • The more she learned of this place, the angrier she became.

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  • He picked up what looked like a medical file and became as still as the death dealer, as if forgetting her presence completely.

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  • The music blared louder, the smoke became thicker, and the scent of food intermingled with body odor.

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  • The Ancient Andre, who became dead-dead recently, left us his fortune, as have many others before him.

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  • It became less of a request and more of a demand, with his tongue flickering to taste her.

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  • I was, until he became enamored with you.

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  • The answer became clear.

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  • How did he undo what he.d done when he wasn.t sure how she became his mate in the first place?

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  • There are monsters and big men with funny … At that point her talking became too quick for the translator hooked on Evelyn's ear to keep up.

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  • When I explained, she became unwell.

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  • Her body strained under muscle fatigue as the form became increasingly complex and slower.

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  • They were forced to slow their pace when the trail became covered with slippery shale and the path grew steeper.

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  • As she spoke, the words became easier.

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  • She smiled and then became serious again.

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  • As the couple climbed to higher elevations, more caution was necessary as icy patches became more frequent.

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  • Monty, as he became known during his brief public life, succumbed to his injuries.

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  • When the stream became visible, the flow was light, a far cry from the raging torrent Dean remembered from late spring when the melting snow increased the flow of the Uncompahgre a hundred fold.

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  • Martha became settled into Bird Song's routine with amazing rapidity.

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  • When the Deans tried to buy her even a minimal number of new items, she became embarrassed and pensive, no doubt a result of Janet's don't-rock-the-boat philosophy.

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  • The reason for the chill became evident as he took in his surroundings.

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  • The gravity of the situation encompassed Jackson, his breath became shallow.

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  • They had stayed close by their homes, watching unseen, for a few years, until it became too painful.

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  • She had trusted him so completely, this deception suddenly became unbearable.

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  • He had tried to teach her to play the piano many times through the years, but she always became bored within a week or so of practice and gave up.

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  • Anyway, none of the guys are interested - and if they were, Josh would see to it that they became uninterested.

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  • He rubbed Tessa behind the ears and his expression became distant.

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  • One thing became obvious.

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  • It was obvious he was used to running things, but his help often became an attempt to take over the barn.

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  • As she vaulted over the fence, the cause of Brutus's excitement became obvious.

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  • He traced her jaw with a finger and his gaze became tender.

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  • He rubbed the back of his neck and his gaze became somber.

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  • With every day she knew him, he became more of a man.

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  • He had no idea who they were, except that sightings of them became regular soon after the nuke attacks on the East Coast.

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  • She tasted like honey, and her hot mouth soon became more demanding.

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  • Wiping away angry tears, Lana trotted to the entrance to her community then slowed to a walk when she became breathless too fast.

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  • Before I became somewhat-dead, I heard a woman tell me to trust you.

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  • Once past the scrub brush and small trees, the near-total darkness surprised him, causing him to pause until his eyes became accustomed to this darkened world.

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  • The reason soon became apparent.

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  • As they neared the airport, she became pensive.

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  • Dean became concerned when 20 minutes passed.

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  • With each passing day the possibility that Jeffrey Byrne's corpse might not be found became more real­istic.

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  • No one spoke until the silence became awkward.

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  • Later, when the game had run to silence, she became serious once more.

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  • Halfway through his beer the sports argument became spirited enough that Dean took the opportunity to rise and cross to the payphone behind him.

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  • With a full water bottle and a full stomach and legs warmed to the rhythm of the ride, he became molded into a near trance as he churned up the Colorado miles.

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  • A large group overtook them outside of Durango and they became separated in the pack as she became caught up in a blur of color and then was gone.

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  • The roadside drop offs became more and more precipitous, opening on breath-stopping views of chasms so deep they made him dizzy just to look down to the bot­tom.

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  • Although there was a scattering of other bikers, he was sure the bright yellow windbreaker would be easy to spot, unless the biker became lost in a large pack.

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  • The voice became surly.

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  • What Alex did before we became engaged is none of my business.

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  • His gaze became accusing.

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  • In that moment he became more than a mature male – more than Alex.

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  • When her face became a raging inferno, he smiled.

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  • His gaze remained on her face and when she didn't respond – slowly became concerned.

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  • Josh couldn't claim he didn't know before he married her – or became involved with her, for that matter.

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  • Feeding on emotion, his tone became harsh.

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  • As the night progressed, her fear became anger.

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  • Finally exhaustion became sleep.

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  • His hand stopped and his gaze became intent.

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  • The nurse became pensive.

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  • Lori became pregnant when Alex still believed he couldn't father a child.

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  • As she had said, Destiny would have the love she deserved, and Lori would have the time to recover from grief before her decision became irreversible.

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  • Until that time came when their sparring became a final battle, she'd learn as much as she could from the ancient warrior.

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  • But I also know he made a mistake long before he became the Black God.

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  • The hum in the air became a whine almost too loud to bear.

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  • She did not remember when the lines at his eyes and forehead became deep creases or when his red-blond hair went grey.

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  • Maybe it was better she died today, before she became like him!

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  • Unfortunately, the more independent she became, the less she listened to his advice.

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  • His gaze became distant in thought for a few moments.

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  • Eventually she would have to hire someone to help with the tours – assuming they became more frequent.

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  • His gaze became wary.

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  • His expression became distant.

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  • His tone became controlled.

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  • He flinched at her words and his tone became harsh.

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  • His expression became distant for a moment and finally he nodded, his attention returning to her.

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  • He hesitantly pulled her toward him and the voice became silent as she moved to meet him.

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  • The more he stepped out of the norm to please her, the more uneasy she became.

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  • His expression became stern.

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  • His expression became wistful.

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  • He bit the words off and his voice became controlled, his eyes like cubes of ice.

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  • At one point the road became one lane and curved around the face of a cliff.

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  • Gradually the water became clear and she twisted the knob until the water flow stopped.

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  • The conceptions of "element," "compound" and "mixture" became more precise than they had been hitherto; in an element all the atoms are alike, in a compound all the molecules are alike, in a mixture there are different kinds of molecules.

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  • In 1893 he became proprietor of the Pall Mall Gazette, and afterwards started the Pall Mall Magazine.

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  • Under the Restoration he became a peer of France, but protested against the reactionary spirit of the government, and remained in opposition.

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  • In 1852 he graduated at Harvard, and became computer to the American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac. He made his name by contributions on mathematical and physical subjects in the Mathematical Monthly.

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  • In 1815 he settled at Leipzig as privatdocent, and the next year became extraordinary professor of astronomy in connexion with the university.

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  • Though the family lost most of its possessions during the Mahratta invasion in the 14th century, it never became tributary to any Malwa chief.

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  • He was of better education than most of his contemporaries, and had married a daughter of Colonel Seves the French non-commissioned officer who became Soliman Pasha under Mehemet Ali.

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  • He devoted himself particularly to the study of the classical languages, and became unusually proficient in Latin composition.

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  • He became a notary and a person of some importance in the city, and was sent in 1343 on a public errand to Pope Clement VI.

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  • In the same year Rainer became curator of the Academy of Sciences, a position which he filled till his death.

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  • About 1583 Antonio took this son to France, where he became a page in the service of Catherine de' Medici, wife of King Henry II.

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  • In 1886 he became proprietor of the San Francisco Examiner, the first of a long chain of papers to come under his control.

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  • He took part in the excavations at Olympia in 1878, became an assistant in the Berlin Museum in 1880, and professor at Berlin (1884) and later at Munich.

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  • Edwin now became king over both Northumbrian provinces.

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  • Under Edwin the Northumbrian kingdom became the chief power in the country.

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  • After Oswald's defeat and death at the hands of Penda in 642 Bernicia fell to his brother Oswio, while Oswine son of Osric became king in Deira, though probably subject to Oswio.

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  • In 758 Eadberht resigned the kingdom to his son Oswulf, and became a monk.

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  • Moll JEthelwald, who may have been a brother of Eadberht, succeeded, and after a victory over a certain Oswine, who fell in the battle, abdicated and became a monk probably under compulsion in 765.

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  • Oswald, who is called patricius by Simeon of Durham, succeeded, but reigned only twenty-seven days, when he was expelled and eventually became a monk.

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  • After an interregnum of a few years a certain Guthred became king in 883.

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  • He became king of Northumbria and extended his territories as far as Watling Street.

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  • Boris became court chamberlain in 1676.

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  • But during the regency, after Henry VI's accession, Beaufort was successful, and in 1426 became cardinal and legate.

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  • Delaware is the seat of the Ohio Wesleyan University (co-educational), founded by the Ohio Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1841, and opened as a college in 1844; it includes a college of liberal arts (1844), an academic department (1841), a school of music (1877), a school of fine arts (1877), a school of oratory (1894), a business school (1895), and a college of medicine (the Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, at Cleveland, Ohio; founded as the Charity Hospital Medical College in 1863, and the medical department of the university of Wooster until 1896, when, under its present name, it became a part of Ohio Wesleyan University).

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  • In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.

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  • He had just been admitted to the bar, but on the outbreak of war he at once offered his services to the governor, and became lieutenant-colonel and then colonel of the 42nd Ohio Volunteers, recruited largely from among his former students.

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  • Blaine was made a senator from Maine, the leadership of the House of Representatives passed to Garfield, and he became the Republican candidate for speaker.

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  • But the energy and enterprise of Evagoras soon roused the jealousy of the Great King, and relations between them became strained.

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  • A volume of the diluted yeast was introduced into flasks containing sterilized wort, the degree of dilution being such that only a small proportion of the flasks became infected.

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  • But in the end they became less fanatical than the Murabtis, and Ya`kub el Mansur was a highly accomplished man, who wrote a good Arabic style and who protected the philosopher Averroes.

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  • After studying the arts at Toulouse and law at Orleans and Bologna, he became a canon at Bordeaux and then vicar-general to his brother the archbishop of Lyons, who in 1294 was created cardinal bishop of Albano.

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  • He refused to use his full influence in favour of the candidacy of Charles of Valois, brother of Philip IV., lest France became too powerful; and recognized Henry of Luxemburg, whom his representatives crowned emperor at the Lateran in 1312.

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  • He became a member of the Academy of Medicine in 1863, and ten years afterwards entered the Academy of Sciences, of which he became perpetual secretary in 1889 in succession to Louis Pasteur.

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  • Ancyra was the centre of the Tectosages, one of the three Gaulish tribes which settled in Galatia in the 3rd century B.C., and became the capital of the Roman province of Galatia when it was formally constituted in 25 B.C. During the Byzantine period, throughout which it occupied a position of great importance, it was captured by Persians and Arabs; then it fell into the hands of the Seljuk Turks, was held for eighteen years by the Latin Crusaders, and finally passed to the Ottoman Turks in 1360.

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  • His mother married Francois de Balzac, marquis d'Entragues, and one of her daughters, Henriette, marchioness of Verneuil, afterwards became the mistress of Henry IV.

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  • In 1394 the countship came to the house of Orleans, a member of which, Francis I., became king of France in 1515 and raised it to the rank of duchy in favour of his mother Louise of Savoy.

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  • During the campaign he met his wife, Anita, who became his inseparable companion and mother of three children, Anita, Ricciotti and Menotti.

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  • At New York, in order to earn a living, he became first a chandler, and afterwards a trading skipper, returning to Italy in 1854 with a small fortune, and purchasing the island of Caprera, on which he built the house thenceforth his home.

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  • The march upon Naples became a triumphal progress, which the wiles of Francesco II.

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  • It consisted of a short skirted coat with rows of metal buttons, a tricoloured waistcoat and red cap, and became the popular dress of the Jacobins.

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  • He became teacher of science successively at the French gymnasium in Berlin, and at the military academy, and on the foundation of the university of Berlin in 1810 he was chosen professor of physics.

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  • Educated at Leipzig and Berlin, he became extraordinary professor in 1883 and ordinary professor in 1892 of Egyptology in the university of Berlin, and in 1885 he was appointed director of the Egyptian department of the royal museum.

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  • He became a student of Christ's College, Cambridge, where he graduated B.A.

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  • In 1561 he became a fellow of his college and took holy orders.

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  • In 1830 he became ordinary professor.

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  • The king became insane in 1454.

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  • Christianity was introduced in the 5th century, and Aran soon became one of the most famous island-resorts of religious teachers and ascetics.

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  • Here he became an instructor in German at Harvard in 1825, and in 1830 obtained an appointment as professor of German language and literature there; but his anti-slavery agitation having given umbrage to the authorities, he forfeited his post in 1835, and was ordained Unitarian minister of a chapel at Lexington in Massachusetts in 1836.

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  • This Robert Livingston, founder of the American family, became in 1675 secretary of the important Board of Indian Commissioners; he was a member of the New York Assembly in1711-1715and 1716-1727 and its speaker in 1718-1725, and in 1701 made the proposal that all the English colonies in America should be grouped for administrative purposes "into three distinct governments."

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  • The Livingston family then led the Dissenters, who later became Whigs, and the De Lancey family represented the Anglican Tory interests.

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  • After the suspension of the Reflector in 1753, he edited in the New York Mercury the "Watch Tower" section (1754-1755), which became the recognized organ of the Presbyterian faction.

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  • He was educated at Pavia and Bologna, and in 1812 became professor of law at the latter university.

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  • He was naturalized as a French citizen in 1834, and in the same year became professor of constitutional law in the faculty of law at Paris.

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  • Between this point and the time when equity became settled as a portion of the legal system, having fixed principles of its own, various views of its nature seem to have prevailed.

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  • In 1856 he was translated to the see of Durham, and in 1860 he became archbishop of York.

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  • The want of books and scientific apparatus at Cassel induced him to resort frequently to Gottingen, where he became betrothed to Therese Heyne, the daughter of the illustrious philologist, a clever and cultivated woman, but illsuited to be Forster's wife.

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  • After a few years' residence at Wilna he resigned his appointment to participate in a scientific expedition projected by the Russian government, and upon the relinquishment of this undertaking became librarian to the elector of Mainz.

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  • Albs were originally quite plain, but about the 10th century the custom arose of ornamenting the borders and the cuffs of the sleeves with strips of embroidery, and this became common in the 12th century.

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  • These at first encircled the whole border; but soon it became customary to substitute for them square patches of embroidery or precious fabrics.

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  • He became dean of Toledo early, and was made cardinal on the 5th of August 1669.

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  • Having borne the title of duke of Montpensier until his grandfather's death in 1752, he became duke of Chartres, and in 1769 married Louise Marie Adelaide de Bourbon-Penthievre, daughter and heiress of the duke of Penthievre, grand admiral of France, and the richest heiress of the time.

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  • He then abandoned himself to pleasure; he often visited London, and became an intimate friend of the prince of Wales (afterwards George IV.); he brought to Paris the "anglo-mania," as it was called, and made jockeys as fashionable as they were in England.

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  • He indeed became so disgusted with the false position of a pretender to the crown, into which he was being forced, that he wished to go to America, but, as the comtesse de Buffon would not go with him, he decided to remain in Paris.

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  • It became the seat of a bishopric in the 13th century.

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  • Gaining his freedom at the instance of Hungarian magnates, he visited Melanchthon at Wittenberg, and in 152 4 became professor of Greek at the university of Heidelberg, being in addition professor of Latin from 1526.

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  • In 1832 he was knighted, and after serving as one of the municipal corporations commissioners, became deputykeeper of the public records in 1838, holding this office until his death at Hampstead on the 6th of July 1861.

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  • Whittier, Lundy's successor, became The Pennsylvania Freeman.

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  • His policy had aroused German jealousy, which became evident in the asperity with which the question of Morocco was handled in Berlin.

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  • He was educated in Coventry, became a successful merchant, traveled widely throughout Europe and for several years was the financial agent of Charles I.

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  • They occupied Ilauran, and about 85 B.C. their king Aretas (Ilaritha) became lord of Damascus and Coele-Syria.

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  • It became, in fact, essential to invent a " micrometer " for measuring the small angles which were thus for the first time rendered sensible.

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  • When equatorial mountings for telescopes became more general, no filar micrometer was considered complete which was not fitted with a position circle.'

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  • After thirty-seven years of war he set himself to emulate Asoka and became a patron of art and literature.

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  • Louis' son, Otto the Illustrious (1206-1253), undertook the government of the Palatinate in 1228, and became duke of Bavaria in 1231.

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  • Louis, who soon became the most powerful prince in southern Germany, was called "the Stern," because in a fit of jealousy he caused his first wife, Maria of Brabant, to be executed in '256.

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  • In 1742, after the extinction of the two senior lines of this family, the Sulzbach branch became the senior line, and its head, the elector Charles Theodore, inherited Bavaria in 1777.

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  • The native tribes opposed the Romans, but were conquered after several campaigns; 8 the island became a province under the government of a praetor or propraetor, to whose jurisdiction Corsica was added soon afterwards.

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  • Pancrazio and the Torre dell' Elefante, and which became the seat of the Aragonese government.

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  • After 1403 the Aragonese became masters of Arborea also.

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  • The island remained a Spanish province until the War of the Spanish Succession, when in 1708 Cagliari capitulated to an English fleet, and the island became Austrian; the status quo was confirmed by the peace of Utrecht in 1713.

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  • On the failure of this attempt he left Austria and joined the headquarters of the Prussian army (1813), and became a member of the board of administration for north Germany.

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  • In 1814 he was appointed administrator of the Orange principalities; and, when the prince of Orange became king of the Netherlands, Baron Gagern became his prime minister.

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  • On the 15th of December, when Schmerling and the Austrian members had left the cabinet, Gagern became head of the imperial ministry, and on the 18th he introduced a programme (known as the Gagernsche Programm) according to which Austria was to be excluded from the new federal state, but bound to it by a treaty of union.

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  • Up to 1848 he was a government official in Nassau; in that year he became a member of the German national parliament and undersecretary of state for foreign affairs.

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  • Throughout the revolutionary years he supported his brother's policy, became a member of the Erfurt parliament, and, after the collapse of the national movement, returned to the service of the duchy of Nassau.

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  • In 1832 he was elected fellow of his college, and in the following year he was ordained, and became head master of a private school at Stockwell.

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  • Pritchard became a fellow of New College, Oxford, in 1883, and an honorary fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, in 1886.

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  • On their removal to Lyons the influence of both became wider and more powerful.

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  • He remained there until September, frequenting the Society of the Friends of the Constitution, and entertaining deputies of the most advanced opinions, especially those who later became the leading Girondists.

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  • Roland became a member of the Jacobin Club.

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  • He then entered the ministry, became repetent at Tubingen, and for a short time held a pastorate at Heilbronn (1868).

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  • In 1801, on the formation of the Addington administration, he was appointed solicitor-general, and in 1802 he became attorneygeneral.

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  • An ardent opponent of Catholic Emancipation, he delivered in 1807 a speech on the subject which helped to give the deathblow to the Grenville administration, upon which he became chancellor of the exchequer under the duke of Portland, whom in 1809 he succeeded in the premiership. Notwithstanding that he had the assistance in the cabinet of no statesman of the first rank, he succeeded in retaining office till he was shot by a man named Bellingham, a bankrupt with a grievance, who had vainly applied to him for redress, in the lobby of the House of Commons on the 11th of May 1812.

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  • On the resignation of this parliament he became a member of the council of state named in the "Instrument."

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  • It is stated too that he was offered, but refused, the lord treasurership. On the 17th of November 1672, however, he became lord chancellor, Bridgman having been compelled to resign the seat.

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  • But after the restoration of the grand duke, Montanelli, who was in Paris, was tried and condemned by default; he remained some years in France, where he became a partizan of Napoleon III.

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  • In 1891 he was appointed lecturer in physics at Stockholm and four years later became full professor.

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  • In 1834 he became a fellow of Trinity, in 1853 professor of Greek (to which a canonry in Ely Cathedral was then for the first time attached), and in 1866 master of his college.

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  • He was destined by his family for the church, but entered business, and became a partner in a firm at Lyons for which he travelled in the Levant, in Italy, Spain and Portugal.

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  • Then Chalier became the orator and leader of the Jacobins of Lyons, and induced the other revolutionary clubs and the commune of his city to arrest a great number of Royalists in the night of the 5th and 6th of February 1793.

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  • The struggle of the Bohemians against Rome continued uninterruptedly, and the position of Podébrad became a very difficult one when the young king Ladislas, who was crowned in 1453, expressed his sympathies for the Roman Church, though he had recognized the compacts and the ancient privileges of Bohemia.

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  • In the 9th century the Bulgarians became masters of Naissus, but had to cede it to the Hungarians in the iith century, from whom the Byzantine emperor Manuel I.

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  • Under the Tahirids (820-872) it became a flourishing town and rose to great importance during the Samanids (874-999).

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  • The story became public property, and protest was aroused in nearly every European country.

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  • After the capture of Rome by the Italian troops in 1870 Edgar Mortara had the opportunity of reverting to Judaism, but he refused to do so, and not long afterwards became an Augustinian.

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  • When Alphonso died in 1291 James became king of Aragon, and left his brother Frederick as regent of Sicily.

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  • Frederick's great merit was that during his reign the Aragonese dynasty became thoroughly national and helped to weld the Sicilians into a united people.

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  • Albany had to blockade Margaret in Stirling Castle before she would surrender her sons, After being obliged to capitulate, Margaret returned to Edinburgh, and being no longer responsible for the custody of the king she fled to England in September, where a month later she bore to Angus a daughter, Margaret, who afterwards became countess of Lennox, mother of Lord Darnley and grandmother of James I.

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  • He found ships for the invasion of England and fought in person at Senlac; in 1067 he became earl of Kent, and for some years he was a trusted royal minister.

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  • In March 1490 the county of Tirol was added to his possessions through the abdication of his kinsman, Count Sigismund, and this district soon became his favourite residence.

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  • In February 1499 the king became involved in a war with the Swiss, who had refused to pay the imperial taxes or to furnish a contribution for the Italian expedition.

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  • His earlier papers were mostly concerned with crystallography, and the reputation they gained him led to his appointment as Privatdozent at Konigsberg, where in 1828 he became extraordinary, and in 1829 ordinary, professor of mineralogy and physics.

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  • Greenwich Hospital, as it is still called, became in 1873 a Royal Naval College.

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  • There he led a healthy outdoor life, and also became a large and indiscriminate reader, and before long contributed humorous and poetical articles to the provincial newspapers and magazines.

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  • But just as the agreeable jester rose into the earnest satirist, one of the most striking peculiarities of his style became a more manifest defect.

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  • The fundamental law was altered in 1848 and the Dutch monarchy, from being autocratic, became henceforth constitutional.

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  • He unsuccessfully contested Blackburn in 1900 and Wakefield in 1902, and in 1903 he became chairman of the Independent Labour party.

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  • He had married in 1905 Miss Ethel Annikin, who became well known as a speaker and writer on social subjects.

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  • It seems possible that the road at first led to Tusculum, that it was then prolonged to Labici, and later still became a road for through traffic; it may even have superseded the Via Latina as a route to the S.E., for, while the distance from Rome to their main junction at Ad Bivium (or to another junction at Compitum Anagninum) is practically identical, the summit level of the former is 725 ft.

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  • In the 7th century he became the head of the administration and a veritable prime minister.

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  • When the duke of Orleans became regent (1715) Dubois, who had for some years acted as his secretary, was made councillor of state, and the chief power passed gradually into his hands.

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  • His health was ruined by his debaucheries, and a surgical operation became necessary.

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  • During the leisure thus arising, Descartes one day had his attention drawn to a placard in the Dutch tongue; as the language, of which he never became perfectly master, was then strange to him, he asked a bystander to interpret it into either French or Latin.

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  • In the universities of the Netherlands and of lower Germany, as yet free from the conservatism of the old-established seats of learning, the new system gained an easy victory over Aristotelianism, and, as it was adapted for lectures and examinations, soon became almost as scholastic as the doctrines it had supplanted.

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  • From the real or fancied rapprochements between Cartesianism and Jansenism, it became for a while impolitic, if not dangerous, to avow too loudly a preference for Cartesian theories.

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  • Henry More, who had given it a modified sympathy in the lifetime of the author, became its opponent in later years; and Cudworth differed from it in most essential points.

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  • At the Norman accession it became part of the possessions of Earl Edwin, and was granted to Robert de Romille.

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  • In the 16th century, when Transylvania separated from Hungary, the town became the residence of the Transylvanian princes.

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  • It is mentioned in 354 B.C. as a trading port, and became important as a naval harbour during the Punic Wars.

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  • He had been constable of Jerusalem, but in 1194, on the death of his brother, he became king of Cyprus, as Amalric I.

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  • For the first time the Volga became a Russian river.

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  • Then the dispute about the Crimea arose, and Ivan became convinced that they were mediocre politicians as well as untrustworthy friends.

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  • But in the ensuing summer, after a terrible outbreak of plague had ravaged the crowded city, the people became thoroughly demoralized.

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  • It again returned, however, to the Lacys in 1287, was granted in parcels, and like their other lands became merged in the duchy of Lancaster.

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  • The golden bull of that emperor, which became thenceforth the charter of its foundation, is still preserved; it is one of the finest specimens of such documents, and contains portraits of Alexius himself and his queen.

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