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  • Sarah, can I borrow your Lexus?

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  • I need to borrow Andre.

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  • I meant only to borrow them.

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  • Can I borrow your cell? she asked.

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  • According to E, Moses with Aaron is to demand from Pharaoh the release of Israel, which will be effected in spite of his opposition; in assurance thereof the promise is given that they shall serve God upon this mountain; moreover, the people on their departure are to borrow raiment and jewels from their Egyptian neighbours.

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  • But to borrow Mr. Archimedes exclamation, Eureka!

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  • But the Christian bias is sure to make theologians, who borrow a doctrine of the Absolute, interpret it in a Christian sense; hence we may consider it something of an accident that even an Augustine fails exactly to put the argument in form.

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  • Maybe you should borrow mine.

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  • The council may borrow money for the erection of such buildings; they may acquire and hold land in mortmain by virtue of their charter, or with the consent of the Local Government Board.

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  • He might borrow from it but repaid like other borrowers.

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  • If you want to borrow him and kill some Others, let me know.

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  • I'll borrow it and start calling some places.

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  • I mean, I might be able to seal the breach I made, if it doesn't get bigger and I can borrow Damian's power.

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  • Borrow, The Bible in Spain (London, 1849); W.

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  • In any case the countess profited by the cardinal's conviction to borrow from him sums of money destined ostensibly for the queen's works of charity.

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  • As if only the savage dwelt near enough to Nature and Truth to borrow a trope from them.

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  • Anatole used to come to borrow money from her and used to kiss her naked shoulders.

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  • From Flanders to Rome his distinction was acknowledged, and artists of less invention, among them some of the foremost on both sides of the Alps, were not ashamed to borrow from his work this or that striking combination or expressive type.

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  • The supervisor is also the township assessor, and the several township supervisors constitute the county board of supervisors who equalize property valuations as between townships, authorize townships to borrow money with which to build or repair bridges, are entrusted with the care and management of the property and business of the county, and may borrow or raise by tax what is necessary to meet the more common expenses of the county.

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  • To the temple came the poor farmer to borrow seed corn or supplies for harvesters, &c. - advances which he repaid without interest.

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  • He was always a poor man, and Socrates advised him "to borrow from himself, by diminishing his expenditure."

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  • Whereas in 1867 the rate of interest was over 4%, and interest was being paid on former provincial loans of over 6%, Canada could in 1906 borrow at 3%.

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  • De Thou gave him facilities to borrow books from the superb library formed by his father.

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  • He was always a poor man, and Socrates advised him "to borrow from himself, by diminishing his expenditure."

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  • De Thou gave him facilities to borrow books from the superb library formed by his father.

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  • But don't let us worry over such things, Zeb; we can't help ourselves just now, you know, and I've always been told it's foolish to borrow trouble.

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  • In adopting foreign innovations, he showed, like the Japanese of the present day, no sentimental preference for any particular nation, and was ready to borrow from the Germans, Dutch, English, Swedes or French whatever seemed best suited for his purpose.

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  • Until 1870 railway companies were almost free from special acts of control; and, in general, any company that could raise or borrow the capital was allowed to build a railway wherever it saw fit.

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  • The author's official position gave him access to the state papers and to other authentic sources not attainable by other writers, while he did not scruple to borrow largely from other MSS., especially from that of Bartolome de Las Casas.

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  • sufficient for the payment of interest and the sinking fund was in full operation, the government found that their share of the revenue was altogether inadequate for the expenses of administration, and they were compelled to borrow on short loans at high rate of interest.

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  • They would always borrow rather than earn money, and they feel no shame in adopting the former course.

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  • Besides the university library, there is the Ohio state library occupying a room in the capitol and containing in 1908 126,000 volumes, including a "travelling library" of about 36,000 volumes, from which various organizations in different parts of the state may borrow books; the law library of the supreme court of Ohio, containing complete sets of English, Scottish, Irish, Canadian, United States and state reports, statutes and digests; the public school library of about 68,000 volumes, and the public library (of about 55,000), which is housed in a marble and granite building completed in 1906.

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  • Yet it was at this moment that a political financier, Sir Julius Vogel, at that moment colonial treasurer in the ministry of Sir William Fox, audaciously proposed that the central government should borrow ten millions, make roads and railways, buy land from the natives and import British immigrants.

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  • Tot/15,s de Acosta, governor from 1797 to 1809, confirmed this report, and stated that the Indians were clothed in bark, and compelled in many cases to borrow even this primitive attire when the law required their attendance at church.

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  • It changed thought into an emotional dream; it plunged into the ocean of sentiment; it treated the old world of fable as the reflection of a higher reality, and transformed reality into poetry; and after all these expedients, to borrow a phrase of Augustine's, it only saw afar off the land of its desire.

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  • District councils are empowered to borrow with the sanction of the Local Government Board, subject to certain restrictions and Borrowing regulations.

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  • On returning to Ruffach, he taught gratis in the Minorite convent school that he might borrow books from the library, and in his sixteenth year resolved to become a friar.

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  • On returning to Ruffach, he taught gratis in the Minorite convent school that he might borrow books from the library, and in his sixteenth year resolved to become a friar.

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  • By the Belfast Harbour Acts the commissioners were empowered to borrow more than 2,500,000 in order to carry out several new works and improvements in the port.

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  • The camp-meetings went steadily on, and their influence is reflected in the writings of George Eliot, George Borrow and William Howitt.

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  • ' Apart from the archiepiscopal pallium, the Churches of Spain and Gaul had need to borrow from Rome only the dalmatic, maniple and liturgical shoes.

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  • With the aid of its philosophy she created her new Christian theology; its polity furnished her with the most exact constitutional forms; its jurisprudence, its trade and commerce, its art and industry, were all taken into her service; and she contrived to borrow some hints even from its religious worship. With this equipment she undertook, and carried through, a world-mission on a grand scale.

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  • Without means, and obliged to borrow from Niethammer, he had no further hopes from the impoverished university.

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  • The hired labourer suffers from the " truck " system, taking his pay in board and living, in goods, in trade on his employer's credit at the village store; the independent farmer suffers in his turn from unlimited credit at the same store, where he secures everything on the credit of his future crops; and if he is reduced to borrow money, he secures it by vesting the title to his property temporarily in his creditor.

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  • Still the old idea that every religion contained a portion of the truth, and that it was possible to borrow something from one and amalgamate it with another, had not yet lost all its power.

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  • l-Mu~affar Na~r of Nishaptir; Abti Abdallah Mahommed of Junaid, equally renowned for his Arabic and Persian poetry; ManawI of BokhgrS, full of original thoughts and spiritual subtleties; KhusrawnI, from whom even FirdousI condescended to borrow quotations; Abti l-Hasan.

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  • It was imitated by a number of Asiatic cities; and indeed most statues of cities since erected borrow something from the work of Eutychides.

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  • He read and re-read in early boyhood the Bible, Aesop, Robinson Crusoe, Pilgrim's Progress, Weems's Life of Washington and a history of the United States; and later read every book he could borrow from the neighbours, Burns and Shakespeare becoming favourites.

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  • Under the provisions of this law the provinces were authorized to borrow specie abroad and deposit the same with the national government as security for their issues.

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  • He dined on venison and champagne whenever he had been so fortunate as to borrow a guinea.

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  • But here we have entered upon a region of less certainty, in which critical scholarship has still much to do; and these passages are mentioned here only as a reminder that the document must have contained more than what St Matthew and St Luke each independently determined to borrow from it.

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  • Where an intending borrower breaks his agreement to borrow, specific performance will not be granted, and the damages recoverable must be measured by the loss sustained through the breach and not by the sum agreed to be lent (The South African Territories, Limited v.

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  • Their departure from Egypt is deliberate; the people have time to borrow raiment and jewels from their neighbours.

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  • It is clearly established that Hall was the first inventor of the achromatic telescope; but Dollond did not borrow the invention from Hall without acknowledgment in the manner suggested by Lalande.

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  • The authority has powers to borrow money, but for certain purposes in this connexion, as in other matters, it can only act subject to the approval of the Board of Trade.

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  • Borrowers were not induced to borrow as a rule with the view of employing the capital so obtained at a greater profit, but they were compelled of necessity to borrow as a last resort.

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  • The county council may, with the consent of the Local Government Board, borrow money on the security of the county fund or any of its revenues, for consolidating the debts of the county; purchasing land or buildings; any permanent work or other thing, the cost of which ought to be spread over a term 'of years; making advances in aid of the emigration or colonization of inhabitants of the county; and any purpose for which quarter sessions or the county council are authorized by any act to borrow.

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  • To give a name to this new phenomenon the Israelites, it would seem, had to borrow a word from their Canaanite neighbours.

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  • To give a name to this new phenomenon the Israelites, it would seem, had to borrow a word from their Canaanite neighbours.

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  • It is full of martial spirit, yet makes no use of the phrases of the heathen epic, which Cynewulf and other Christian poets were accustomed to borrow freely, often with little appropriateness.

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  • To borrow an illustration from an able English disciple of Comte: - " Take the phenomenon of the sleep produced by opium.

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  • Up to that time it had been the principle of the government not to borrow money for the execution of irrigation works unless there was a reasonable expectation that within a few years they would give a return of 4 or 5% on the capital outlay.

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  • Finally, on one occasion Hodson spent £500 of the pay due to Lieutenant Godby, and under threat of exposure was obliged to borrow the money from a native banker through one of his officers named Bisharat Ali.

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  • If it is necessary to borrow, the consent of the parish meeting and of the county council must be obtained.

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  • Among those upon whom Swift's influence has been most discernible may be mentioned Chesterfield, Smollett, Cobbett, Hazlitt, Scott, Borrow, Newman, Belloc.

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  • He would have thought it a sin to borrow any time from the serious business of his life, from his expositions, ' His formal pardon is dated the 13th of September 1672; but five months earlier he had received a royal licence to preach, and acted for the next three years as pastor of the nonconformist body to which he belonged, in a barn on the site of which stands the present Bunyan Meeting.

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  • But the peculiar glory of Bunyan is that those who most hated his doctrines have tried to borrow the help of his genius.

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  • A worse fault is the vTCXo,uveta, or, to borrow Butler's expression, the Cat-andPuss dialogue, which abounds.

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  • They have to maintain all roads in the division; can nominate field cornets (magistrates); may borrow money on the security of the rates for public works; and return three members yearly to the district licensing court.

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  • In 1900 the Maryland legislature empowered the city to borrow $1,350,000 to establish a municipal lighting plant, but in 1909,private concerns still supplied the streets with light.

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  • I must beg your pardon that 'tis I that send you this ungrateful account; but I thought it my duty to let you know it, so that you might act accordingly, being in myself fully satisfied that nothing but the greatest candour imaginable is to be expected from a person who has of all men the least need to borrow reputation."

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  • In short, the single corporeal element of the Ionian physicists was, to borrow a phrase from Aristotle, a permanent aorta having 7r1cOrj which change; but they either neglected the iraOn or confounded them with the oboia.

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  • 453 Maximinus, the general of the emperor Marcian, after inflicting a severe defeat on the Nobatae and Blemmyes who were settled in Lower Nubia, and thence raided Upper Egypt, made peace on terms which included permission for these heathen tribes to visit the temple and even to borrow the image of Isis on certain occasions.

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  • The county board also elects a county highway commissioner for a term of three years, is required to designate a system of prospective county highways, and may levy a special tax and borrow money for the development of the system.

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  • Sacrobosco's De sphaera, he read all the books on the subject that he could buy or borrow; observed a partial solar eclipse on the 12th of September 1662; and attempted the construction of measuring instruments.

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  • But he was not entirely self-educated; at sixteen he entered the college of his native place, though his family was so poor that he could not procure the necessary books, and had to borrow them from his mates in order to copy the lessons.

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  • The sense of the gap between theory and fact gives to the religious element of Stoicism a new force; the soul, conscious of its weakness, leans on the thought of God, and in the philosopher's attitude towards external events, pious resignation preponderates over self-poised indifference; the old self-reliance of the reason, looking down on man's natural life as a mere field for its exercise, makes room for a positive aversion to the flesh as an alien element imprisoning the spirit; the body has come to be a " corpse which the soul sustains," 1 and life a " sojourn in a strange land "; 2 in short, the ethical idealism of Zeno has begun to borrow from the metaphysical idealism of Plato.

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  • The society was also successful in establishing a large number of credit societies, from which farmers can borrow at a low rate of interest.

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  • he has not a penny in the world, nor can borrow a single penny, because all his jewels and his plate that he can spare, and those which he must of necessity keep, are pledged to lie in pawn."

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  • The Greek " key " pattern found on objects in Peruvian graves was not necessarily borrowed from Greece, nor did Greeks necessarily borrow from Aztecs the " wave " pattern which is common to both.

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  • Borrow, The Bible in SpaIn (1st ed., London, 1843; with notes and glossary by Ulick R.

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  • Faith, to borrow their own language, was banished to Virgo, and rarely shed her influence on men.

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  • One group lets its fire go out, the next thing to do would be to borrow a light from the neighbour, perhaps several miles off.

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  • But to borrow Mr. Archimedes exclamation, Eureka!

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  • I mean, I might be able to seal the breach I made, if it doesn't get bigger and I can borrow Damian's power.

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  • I need to borrow Andre.

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  • Off with his father to borrow skis from a friend of Mr. Ryland.

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  • Sarah, can I borrow your Lexus?

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  • Maybe you should borrow mine.

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  • I'll borrow it and start calling some places.

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  • Can I borrow your cell? she asked.

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  • If you want to borrow him and kill some Others, let me know.

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  • It's expensive, but to borrow a phrase from a rather different product, it does what it says on the tin.

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  • But you can ' borrow ' gif images and photos from other web sites so long as the source is properly acknowledged (e.g.

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  • To borrow a business analogy, the NHS has gone from a bull market to a bear market.

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  • Usually they would launch a fundraising appeal, apply for a grant or borrow from the bank.

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  • apply when looking at how much you can borrow.

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  • The issue might have seemed arcane - would they be allowed to borrow off balance sheet?

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  • When she can borrow a bicycle, she can cover the distance in less than half the time.

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  • We have a well-stocked bookcase where you are welcome to exchange or borrow books.

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  • borrow extra money against the security of their home to spend on a holiday or a new car.

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  • borrow a phrase from another campaign... " Just say ' no ' !

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  • borrow items without proof of address - please ask for details.

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  • borrow less than 75% of your gross annual income.

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  • If municipalities can borrow cheaply from the Bank of Canada they won't borrow cheaply from the Bank of Canada they won't borrow from the private banks.

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  • borrow up to 125% of the value of your home, less the current mortgage.

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  • borrow to finance it and was into every form of gambling every day.

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  • borrow from friends or family for odd jobs, rather than buying your own.

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  • I once had to borrow a white bow tie from a hall porter in an hotel in Venice.

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  • On the coming into operation of these bye bye bye-laws The Poetry Cubicle welcomes the world to borrow more poetry books.

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  • creditworthy countries that could borrow in the market.

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  • An old borrow pit fringed by willows contains an interesting aquatic flora including spiked water milfoil and common water crowfoot.

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  • Roll around the park, borrow a dog for moral support, or look up your local roller disco.

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  • We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.

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  • enables part-time, distance, and placement students to borrow material from other libraries in close proximity to where You live or work.

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  • Suddenly, he asked the man if he had a fishing rod he might borrow.

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  • fundraising appeal, apply for a grant or borrow from the bank.

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  • For someone with a bad ankle, tho, a stick can be extremely handy, and Julian very generously let me borrow it.

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  • Experts urge would-be homeowners to not borrow beyond their capacity.

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  • enabling homeowners to borrow more affordably A homeowner, or secured loan, is for customers who own their own home with a mortgage.

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  • The voucher is valid for one year and will enable you to borrow from up to three participating institutions.

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  • launch a fundraising appeal, apply for a grant or borrow from the bank.

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  • I go and borrow £ 100 to buy a new lawn mower and then pay you £ 10 every week to mow the grass.

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  • Before you can borrow resources (books, videos and dvds etc.) you must join the library.

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  • membership card, which you will need whenever you wish to borrow items.

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  • If subtrahend minuend ' borrow ' from previous column, add r to minuend then subtract.

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  • Don't borrow money to pay off your debts without thinking carefully.

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  • Due to the shortage of capital they are compelled to borrow funds from local moneylenders at a high rate of interest.

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  • overpay when business is good and borrow back if the need arises.

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  • part timeles part-time, distance, and placement students to borrow material from other libraries.

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  • I borrow her coat - shame to waste the rest of her ski pass.

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  • You can borrow up to $ 500 against your next paycheck.

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  • permitted to borrow novels (with written permission ).

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  • qualified nurses on courses may borrow six books for a loan period of four weeks.

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  • You will need to borrow or buy a big stapler, at least 15cm long.

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  • We need to borrow a stepladder from the plow - lesson number X forgotten again.

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  • I once had to borrow a white bow tie from a hall porter in an hotel in Venice.

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  • tots group can borrow books, free of charge, from any Tameside library.

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  • unemployed for 5 months, causing him to borrow on credit cards to replace lost income.

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  • Do you have a large, old, transit van you could borrow?

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  • white tiehad to borrow a white bow tie from a hall porter in an hotel in Venice.

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  • To borrow Golda Meir's apposite zinger, don't be so humble, Anderson, you're not that great.

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  • Under the provisions of this law the provinces were authorized to borrow specie abroad and deposit the same with the national government as security for their issues.

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  • To the temple came the poor farmer to borrow seed corn or supplies for harvesters, &c. - advances which he repaid without interest.

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  • He might borrow from it but repaid like other borrowers.

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  • " it tends to borrow from scholastic forms of Christian theology the scheme of Being and Attributes (see e.g.

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  • But the Christian bias is sure to make theologians, who borrow a doctrine of the Absolute, interpret it in a Christian sense; hence we may consider it something of an accident that even an Augustine fails exactly to put the argument in form.

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  • Besides the university library, there is the Ohio state library occupying a room in the capitol and containing in 1908 126,000 volumes, including a "travelling library" of about 36,000 volumes, from which various organizations in different parts of the state may borrow books; the law library of the supreme court of Ohio, containing complete sets of English, Scottish, Irish, Canadian, United States and state reports, statutes and digests; the public school library of about 68,000 volumes, and the public library (of about 55,000), which is housed in a marble and granite building completed in 1906.

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  • In adopting foreign innovations, he showed, like the Japanese of the present day, no sentimental preference for any particular nation, and was ready to borrow from the Germans, Dutch, English, Swedes or French whatever seemed best suited for his purpose.

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  • Until 1870 railway companies were almost free from special acts of control; and, in general, any company that could raise or borrow the capital was allowed to build a railway wherever it saw fit.

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  • It was imitated by a number of Asiatic cities; and indeed most statues of cities since erected borrow something from the work of Eutychides.

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  • The author's official position gave him access to the state papers and to other authentic sources not attainable by other writers, while he did not scruple to borrow largely from other MSS., especially from that of Bartolome de Las Casas.

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  • The camp-meetings went steadily on, and their influence is reflected in the writings of George Eliot, George Borrow and William Howitt.

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  • They would always borrow rather than earn money, and they feel no shame in adopting the former course.

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  • ' Apart from the archiepiscopal pallium, the Churches of Spain and Gaul had need to borrow from Rome only the dalmatic, maniple and liturgical shoes.

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  • Its introduction and six chapters present with rare lucidity the earliest conceptions of the Kingdom of Heaven, the Son of God, the Church, Christian dogma and Catholic worship; and together form a severely critico-historical yet strongly Catholic answer to Harnack's still largely pietistic Wesen des Christentums. It develops throughout the principles that "what is essential in Jesus' Gospel is what occupies the first and largest place in His authentic teaching, the ideas for which He fought and died, and not only that idea which we may consider to be still a living force to-day"; that "it is supremely arbitrary to decree that Christianity must be essentially what the Gospel did not borrow from Judaism, as though what the Gospel owes to Judaism were necessarily of secondary worth"; that "whether we trust or distrust tradition, we know Christ only by means of, athwart and within the Christian tradition"; that "the essence of Christianity resides in the fulness and totality of its life"; and that "the adaptation of the Gospel to the changing conditions of humanity is to-day a more pressing need than ever."

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  • In any case the countess profited by the cardinal's conviction to borrow from him sums of money destined ostensibly for the queen's works of charity.

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  • Since June 1910 the control of state finance passed to the Union parliament, but the Transvaal provincial council is empowered to raise revenue for provincial purposes by direct taxation and, with the consent of the Union government, to borrow money on the sole credit of the province.

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  • The authority has powers to borrow money, but for certain purposes in this connexion, as in other matters, it can only act subject to the approval of the Board of Trade.

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  • To borrow an illustration from an able English disciple of Comte: - " Take the phenomenon of the sleep produced by opium.

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  • With the aid of its philosophy she created her new Christian theology; its polity furnished her with the most exact constitutional forms; its jurisprudence, its trade and commerce, its art and industry, were all taken into her service; and she contrived to borrow some hints even from its religious worship. With this equipment she undertook, and carried through, a world-mission on a grand scale.

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  • By the Belfast Harbour Acts the commissioners were empowered to borrow more than 2,500,000 in order to carry out several new works and improvements in the port.

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  • Latin Fathers borrow the word " dogma," though sparingly,, and employ it in all the Greek usages.

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  • Yet it was at this moment that a political financier, Sir Julius Vogel, at that moment colonial treasurer in the ministry of Sir William Fox, audaciously proposed that the central government should borrow ten millions, make roads and railways, buy land from the natives and import British immigrants.

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  • The countless informers of all classes who had thriven under the previous regime now found themselves swept away, to borrow Pliny's metaphor (Pliny, Panegyr.

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  • Government lands were originally given free to applicants, but with a provisional and insecure title, which made it impossible for poor colonists to borrow money on their land.

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  • Tot/15,s de Acosta, governor from 1797 to 1809, confirmed this report, and stated that the Indians were clothed in bark, and compelled in many cases to borrow even this primitive attire when the law required their attendance at church.

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  • Borrow, The Bible in Spain (London, 1849); W.

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  • It changed thought into an emotional dream; it plunged into the ocean of sentiment; it treated the old world of fable as the reflection of a higher reality, and transformed reality into poetry; and after all these expedients, to borrow a phrase of Augustine's, it only saw afar off the land of its desire.

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  • But Schelling did not merely borrow, he had genuine philosophic spirit and no small measure of philosophic insight, and under all the differences of exposition which seem to constitute so many differing systems, there is one and the same philosophic effort and spirit.

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  • Whereas in 1867 the rate of interest was over 4%, and interest was being paid on former provincial loans of over 6%, Canada could in 1906 borrow at 3%.

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  • Finally, on one occasion Hodson spent £500 of the pay due to Lieutenant Godby, and under threat of exposure was obliged to borrow the money from a native banker through one of his officers named Bisharat Ali.

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  • If any money-lender, or any manager, agent or clerk of a moneylender, or any person being a director, manager or other officer of a corporation carrying on the business of a money-lender, by any false, misleading or deceptive statement, representation or promise, or by any dishonest concealment of material facts, fraudulently induces, or attempts to induce, any person to borrow money or to agree to the terms on which money is to be borrowed, he is declared by the act to be guilty of a misdemeanour and is liable on indictment to imprisonment with or without hard labour for a term not exceeding two years, or to a fine not exceeding five hundred pounds, or to both.

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  • The act further provides that if any one for the purpose of earning interest, commission, reward or other profit sends or causes to be sent to a person whom he knows to be an infant any circular or other document which invites the person receiving it to borrow money or to apply to any person or at any place with a view to obtaining information or advice as to borrowing money, he shall be liable, if convicted on indictment, to imprisonment with or without hard labour, or to a fine, or to both imprisonment and fine.

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  • Where an intending borrower breaks his agreement to borrow, specific performance will not be granted, and the damages recoverable must be measured by the loss sustained through the breach and not by the sum agreed to be lent (The South African Territories, Limited v.

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  • Up to that time it had been the principle of the government not to borrow money for the execution of irrigation works unless there was a reasonable expectation that within a few years they would give a return of 4 or 5% on the capital outlay.

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  • He dined on venison and champagne whenever he had been so fortunate as to borrow a guinea.

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  • He read and re-read in early boyhood the Bible, Aesop, Robinson Crusoe, Pilgrim's Progress, Weems's Life of Washington and a history of the United States; and later read every book he could borrow from the neighbours, Burns and Shakespeare becoming favourites.

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  • sufficient for the payment of interest and the sinking fund was in full operation, the government found that their share of the revenue was altogether inadequate for the expenses of administration, and they were compelled to borrow on short loans at high rate of interest.

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  • According to E, Moses with Aaron is to demand from Pharaoh the release of Israel, which will be effected in spite of his opposition; in assurance thereof the promise is given that they shall serve God upon this mountain; moreover, the people on their departure are to borrow raiment and jewels from their Egyptian neighbours.

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  • Their departure from Egypt is deliberate; the people have time to borrow raiment and jewels from their neighbours.

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  • From Flanders to Rome his distinction was acknowledged, and artists of less invention, among them some of the foremost on both sides of the Alps, were not ashamed to borrow from his work this or that striking combination or expressive type.

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  • But here we have entered upon a region of less certainty, in which critical scholarship has still much to do; and these passages are mentioned here only as a reminder that the document must have contained more than what St Matthew and St Luke each independently determined to borrow from it.

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  • Without means, and obliged to borrow from Niethammer, he had no further hopes from the impoverished university.

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  • It is clearly established that Hall was the first inventor of the achromatic telescope; but Dollond did not borrow the invention from Hall without acknowledgment in the manner suggested by Lalande.

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  • The hired labourer suffers from the " truck " system, taking his pay in board and living, in goods, in trade on his employer's credit at the village store; the independent farmer suffers in his turn from unlimited credit at the same store, where he secures everything on the credit of his future crops; and if he is reduced to borrow money, he secures it by vesting the title to his property temporarily in his creditor.

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  • It is full of martial spirit, yet makes no use of the phrases of the heathen epic, which Cynewulf and other Christian poets were accustomed to borrow freely, often with little appropriateness.

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  • Borrowers were not induced to borrow as a rule with the view of employing the capital so obtained at a greater profit, but they were compelled of necessity to borrow as a last resort.

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  • There is no legislative body in any of these political divisions, nor any administrative official directly representing the people, with this exception: under the law of the 22nd of December 1891, municipalities, or communes, are created and invested with certain specified powers of local government affecting local police services, sanitation, local improvements, primary instruction, industrial and business regulations, &c.; they are authorized to borrow money for sanitary improvements, road-making, education, &c., and to impose certain specified taxes for their support; these municipalities elect their own alcaldes, or mayors, and municipal councils, the latter having legislative powers within the limits of the law mentioned.

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  • Still the old idea that every religion contained a portion of the truth, and that it was possible to borrow something from one and amalgamate it with another, had not yet lost all its power.

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  • l-Mu~affar Na~r of Nishaptir; Abti Abdallah Mahommed of Junaid, equally renowned for his Arabic and Persian poetry; ManawI of BokhgrS, full of original thoughts and spiritual subtleties; KhusrawnI, from whom even FirdousI condescended to borrow quotations; Abti l-Hasan.

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  • The supervisor is also the township assessor, and the several township supervisors constitute the county board of supervisors who equalize property valuations as between townships, authorize townships to borrow money with which to build or repair bridges, are entrusted with the care and management of the property and business of the county, and may borrow or raise by tax what is necessary to meet the more common expenses of the county.

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  • The county council may, with the consent of the Local Government Board, borrow money on the security of the county fund or any of its revenues, for consolidating the debts of the county; purchasing land or buildings; any permanent work or other thing, the cost of which ought to be spread over a term 'of years; making advances in aid of the emigration or colonization of inhabitants of the county; and any purpose for which quarter sessions or the county council are authorized by any act to borrow.

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  • The council may borrow money for the erection of such buildings; they may acquire and hold land in mortmain by virtue of their charter, or with the consent of the Local Government Board.

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  • District councils are empowered to borrow with the sanction of the Local Government Board, subject to certain restrictions and Borrowing regulations.

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  • If it is necessary to borrow, the consent of the parish meeting and of the county council must be obtained.

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  • Among those upon whom Swift's influence has been most discernible may be mentioned Chesterfield, Smollett, Cobbett, Hazlitt, Scott, Borrow, Newman, Belloc.

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  • He would have thought it a sin to borrow any time from the serious business of his life, from his expositions, ' His formal pardon is dated the 13th of September 1672; but five months earlier he had received a royal licence to preach, and acted for the next three years as pastor of the nonconformist body to which he belonged, in a barn on the site of which stands the present Bunyan Meeting.

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  • But the peculiar glory of Bunyan is that those who most hated his doctrines have tried to borrow the help of his genius.

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  • A worse fault is the vTCXo,uveta, or, to borrow Butler's expression, the Cat-andPuss dialogue, which abounds.

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  • They have to maintain all roads in the division; can nominate field cornets (magistrates); may borrow money on the security of the rates for public works; and return three members yearly to the district licensing court.

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  • In 1900 the Maryland legislature empowered the city to borrow $1,350,000 to establish a municipal lighting plant, but in 1909,private concerns still supplied the streets with light.

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  • I must beg your pardon that 'tis I that send you this ungrateful account; but I thought it my duty to let you know it, so that you might act accordingly, being in myself fully satisfied that nothing but the greatest candour imaginable is to be expected from a person who has of all men the least need to borrow reputation."

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  • In short, the single corporeal element of the Ionian physicists was, to borrow a phrase from Aristotle, a permanent aorta having 7r1cOrj which change; but they either neglected the iraOn or confounded them with the oboia.

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  • The sensational school quite naturally produced the demagogic party, and the theological school became quite as naturally absolutism, safe to borrow from time to time the mask of the demagogue in order the better to reach its ends, as in philosophy it is by scepticism that it undertakes to restore theocracy.

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  • 453 Maximinus, the general of the emperor Marcian, after inflicting a severe defeat on the Nobatae and Blemmyes who were settled in Lower Nubia, and thence raided Upper Egypt, made peace on terms which included permission for these heathen tribes to visit the temple and even to borrow the image of Isis on certain occasions.

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  • The county board also elects a county highway commissioner for a term of three years, is required to designate a system of prospective county highways, and may levy a special tax and borrow money for the development of the system.

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  • Sacrobosco's De sphaera, he read all the books on the subject that he could buy or borrow; observed a partial solar eclipse on the 12th of September 1662; and attempted the construction of measuring instruments.

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  • But he was not entirely self-educated; at sixteen he entered the college of his native place, though his family was so poor that he could not procure the necessary books, and had to borrow them from his mates in order to copy the lessons.

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  • The sense of the gap between theory and fact gives to the religious element of Stoicism a new force; the soul, conscious of its weakness, leans on the thought of God, and in the philosopher's attitude towards external events, pious resignation preponderates over self-poised indifference; the old self-reliance of the reason, looking down on man's natural life as a mere field for its exercise, makes room for a positive aversion to the flesh as an alien element imprisoning the spirit; the body has come to be a " corpse which the soul sustains," 1 and life a " sojourn in a strange land "; 2 in short, the ethical idealism of Zeno has begun to borrow from the metaphysical idealism of Plato.

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  • The society was also successful in establishing a large number of credit societies, from which farmers can borrow at a low rate of interest.

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  • he has not a penny in the world, nor can borrow a single penny, because all his jewels and his plate that he can spare, and those which he must of necessity keep, are pledged to lie in pawn."

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  • The Greek " key " pattern found on objects in Peruvian graves was not necessarily borrowed from Greece, nor did Greeks necessarily borrow from Aztecs the " wave " pattern which is common to both.

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  • Borrow, The Bible in SpaIn (1st ed., London, 1843; with notes and glossary by Ulick R.

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  • Faith, to borrow their own language, was banished to Virgo, and rarely shed her influence on men.

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  • One group lets its fire go out, the next thing to do would be to borrow a light from the neighbour, perhaps several miles off.

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  • Nutting had a famous foxhound named Burgoyne--he pronounced it Bugine--which my informant used to borrow.

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  • The building of a new church, previously begun, had cost about 10,000 in each of the last two years, and he did not know how the rest, about 100,000 rubles, was spent, and almost every year he was obliged to borrow.

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  • Qualified nurses on courses may borrow six books for a loan period of four weeks.

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  • Virgin Money Loans - Premier Listing Borrow £ 2,000 - £ 25,000 at a typical rate of 6.9% APR.

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  • Borrow a receiver and map to explore the streets alongside the road and discover this invisible layer of speech and music reanimating the landscape.

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  • You will need to borrow or buy a big stapler, at least 15cm long.

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  • We need to borrow a stepladder from the plow - lesson number X forgotten again.

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  • Readers who want to borrow books must live within the University 's stipulated residence limits.

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  • They can borrow up to 6 books and 1 talking book at any time.

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  • Any Tameside childminder, playgroup or parent & tots group can borrow books, free of charge, from any Tameside library.

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  • He got no payment and was unemployed for 5 months, causing him to borrow on credit cards to replace lost income.

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  • You can apply to borrow from £ 5,000 for the purpose of buying a new or used motor vehicle up to 5 years old.

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  • Maybe you could borrow at very high usurious interest rate.

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  • Do you have a large, old, transit van you could borrow?

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  • Please do not borrow any of the photos on this website for use elsewhere without permission, please write to the webmaster for permission.

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  • The focus becomes more how much can we borrow for this issue than is it worth buying.

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  • To borrow Golda Meir 's apposite zinger, do n't be so humble, Anderson, you 're not that great.

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  • Andrew graciously offered to let me borrow his computer, even after I had forgotten to return his books.

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  • Joe let his son borrow the template he used to build fence posts in his yard.

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  • Joe let his son borrow the template he used to build fence posts in his yard.

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  • Show that you respect his privacy and his possessions by asking him if he'd like to let his younger sibling borrow or have those toys.

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  • While you may save some money, the used crib you borrow or purchase may contain safety hazards such as too widely spaced slats, loose nuts and bolts, or lead paint.

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  • In fact, even if you borrow a crib, you should seriously consider purchasing a new mattress to use with it.

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  • If you forget yours, see if you can borrow some from the store you're in.

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  • If that's not possible because you plan to borrow a vehicle, at least make sure you can return as quickly as possible.

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  • Before 1914, the U.S. borrowed money from Europe, but with European countries involved in the war, there was no money to borrow.

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  • With this feature, Nook owners can now lend or borrow a book from each other for a period of 14 days.

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  • Read the book, teach the song, and invite kids to become part of the band by providing them each with an instrument to borrow.

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  • The public library is still one of the best places children can go and borrow books.

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  • Heavy marketing and an atmosphere of declining interest rates have enticed people to borrow for an unsustainable lifestyle, instead of investing in their property and home.

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  • Most accounts will only let you borrow up to $50,000 or 50 percent of the amount you invested.

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  • An unsecured consolidation loan allows you to borrow money without any type of collateral.

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  • The amount of money that you can borrow with an unsecured consolidation loan varies depending on your credit rating, your income, and the lender you choose.

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  • Terms are typically flexible, allowing you to take anywhere from 1 to 25 years to repay the money that you borrow.

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