By-the-time sentence example
It was nearly midnight by the time they left.
It's going to be late by the time he finishes.
Still, by the time they returned, Alex looked exhausted.
Even so, Alex wasn't back by the time she got out.
Why don't you go take a warm shower and I'll have a hot meal ready by the time you're done.Advertisement
We were all fidgety and talked out by the time we returned to Peabody.
The morning was getting hot by the time they managed to water the mules and fill their canteens.
Many of the toxins may all ready be out of the garment by the time you get it and you can get an entire wardrobe for the price of a couple of new items.
It would be dark by the time they got the car off the edge of the cliff.
Pete usually had a fire going by the time she was ready to fix breakfast.Advertisement
No one suggested evening games and by the time the dishes were cleared, everyone was fidgety and ready to proceed but Quinn remained in his lab.
He had already returned by the time Martha called a national tip line.
Sunday began with a lost boy who we located in a local forest but was found by the time we called in the tip.
Aldo is a big man and couldn't fit through the portal and by the time he went around to the door, the trespasser was gone.
She was dozing by the time he finished and nudged her awake.Advertisement
One of Fred's nameless cohorts buttonholed Dean as he stepped from his vehicle, and by the time he extricated himself from her verbal grasp, the blonde was lost in the crowd at the park.
It was dark by the time the cab dropped her off in front of the high rise where she shared an apartment with Logan.
Half-drunk by the time Rhyn explained things to her the day before, she'd come away from that conversation more baffled than she'd been when she fell out of the sky onto the beach.
The distance divided by the time gives the velocity of the sound.
The flowers became known in Europe after a specimen was recorded near Nagasaki in 1695, and by the time the first plants were introduced in 1844, they were already known as Anemone japonica.Advertisement
Anything you leave in the room will be covered in sawdust by the time you're finished.
We were both soaked by the time we reached him.
Talon shoved her back into the valley with a snarled threat under his breath, and she hurried out of the trough again, breathing hard by the time she'd clambered twenty feet to the top.
His trench coat was too heavy for her to lift by the time he finished stowing his gear.
It took five trips by the time the auction was finished and the last of the purchased junk was dumped at Bird Song.Advertisement
His back was aching by the time he hauled the last chest to the patio behind the inn where the raiders could divvy the spoils.
Dean's Jeep was at the uphill end of the line of cluttered vehicles and Lydia Larkin was long gone by the time he was free to leave.
Jonathan and Señor Medena hit it off from the minute they met, and by the time he left, Jonathan was calling him grandpa.
With a deep breath, she crossed through the clinging cold, at a run by the time she reached the other side out of fear the portals might all disappear before she was safe.
It covered her by the time he'd finished his sick games with her.Advertisement
It was after ten by the time the kitchen chores were finished and the place cleaned up, sort of.
All of the guests, excepting Gladys and Edith, had vacated the inn by the time the Deans finished the morning chores.
It was noon by the time the rig was hitched, lessons given, and Deans, mittened and mufflered, were on their way.
Ryland's gear was piled by the door by the time the others were pouring their second cup of coffee.
I was downstream, on the other side of the bridge, watching Penny and by the time I noticed the crowd and got there, they were getting ready to haul Shipton out.Advertisement
Carmen sloshed through the mud, and by the time she opened the gate, the car was out of the mud.
Alex had broken the ice off the top of the water trough by the time she got there and every stall was filled with fresh hay.
They said he'd been a basket case for almost two months by the time he jumped.
Maybe by the time you get there, this all will be over.
He'd wolfed half of it down by the time the two left him alone in the room.Advertisement
He hurried to his rusty Ford and by the time he pulled out on Ocean View Avenue, the man was out of sight and out of mind.
It was dark by the time Dean reached the town and maneuvered his way through the familiar streets to 422 Collingswood Avenue.
It was after dinner by the time Fred caught up with him.
The lateral of the switchback was longer than it appeared and by the time he reached the spot below where the cyclist had stood, the other biker was long out of sight.
We picked up their voices on our bug in your house but by the time we figured out what was going on, you were already there and we backed off.Advertisement
His reasoning was that by the time they were required to get it licensed, they would be married.
No. By the time he asked me to marry him, I already knew I didn't want to.
Showering and dressing in jeans and a waist length blouse, she was in the Kitchen by the time Katie got up.
Bill was at work by the time Carmen arrived at their house.
I'll be an old woman by the time you get back.Advertisement
Jenn armed herself with as many weapons as she could then left her backpack, expecting the rest to be gone by the time she returned.
Her lungs were burning and her legs aching by the time she spotted the tree ringed by stones.
I'll have supper on the table by the time you two get home.
School was out for the summer, but by the time they could get a band going good, it would be time to go back.
The sun was bathing the cabin in orange by the time she had finished cleaning and hanging her clothes.
It might take me a while to learn, but I'm sure I'll have it figured out by the time you get the front yard done.
Jessi was crying by the time she reached her cousin.
Xander was pissed by the time she returned, aware he'd never be able to track her down if she didn't come back of her own free will.
The piping takes a winding or zigzag course, and by the time the outlet is reached, the water it contains has reached a high temperature.
It was quite small by the time of Eusebius.
A violent gust strikes the plate, which is driven back and carried by its own momentum far past the position in which a steady wind of the same force would place it; by the time the motion has reached the pen it has been greatly exaggerated by the springiness of the connexion, and not only is the plate itself driven too far back, but also its position is wrongly recorded by the pen; the combined errors act the same way, and more than double the real maximum pressure may be indicated on the chart.
With the later 9th century we enter upon a new epoch, and by the time of Gregory VII., in the 11th century, the tribunals have fallen into the hands of a regular class of canonists who are in fact professional church-lawyers in orders.
But by the time of the Mutiny the frontier had left it behind, and it was denuded of troops.
They assembled in their counties, and by the time Dozsa had drilled them into some sort of discipline and self-confidence, they began to air the grievances of their class.
And the circumstances of his conquest were such that the true Normans among his following could not possibly lose themselves among the existing inhabitants of the island, while everything tended to make them lose themselves among their fellow-adventurers of other races, among whom, by the time the conquest was ended, they could hardly have been even a dominant element.
It was the natural name for a body of men who must, by the time the conquest of Sicily was over, have been very mixed, but whose kernel was Norman, whose strength and feelings and traditions all came from a Norman source.
They seem almost entirely to have exhausted their northward velocity by the time they have reached the northern extremity of the great Indian plain; they are not felt on the table-lands of Afghanistan, and hardly penetrate into the Indus basin or the ranges of the Himalaya, by which mountains, and those which branch off from them into the Malay peninsula, they are prevented from continuing their progress in the direction originally imparted to them.
Then, it is true, two lateral points of ossification appear at the margin, but subsequently the remaining three are developed, and when once formed they grow with much greater rapidity than in the fowl, so that by the time the young duck is quite independent of its parents, and can shift for itself, the whole sternum is completely bony.
In the case of a tree from seven to ten years old, tapping is so arranged that by the time the last incisions on the original growth are made, the new growths on other portions are at least four years old, and ready for new incisions to be made.
The second method is in principle extremely simple, consisting merely in multiplying the observed velocity of light by the time which it takes light to travel from the sun to the earth.
Nevertheless, much had been done to establish order and restart commerce by the time peace was made.
But by the time the river reaches Blankenese, 7 m.
After this time the foreign influence predominated; and by the time that the Aristotelian dialectic, in the introduction of which the Arabs had so large a share, prevailed in the schools of Europe, the Arabian version of Greek medicine reigned supreme in the medical world.
Already by the time of its compilation the influence of Chinese civilization and Chinese literature had prevailed so greatly in Japan that the next authentic work, composed only eight years later, was completely Chinese in style and embodied Chinese traditions and Chinese philosophical doctrines, not distinguishing them from their Japanese context.
The town was walled by the time of Edward I., but was several times burnt during Welsh invasions.
Their number had been considerably diminished by the time of the conquest of Granada in 1492.
Richard, by the time he had recrossed the channel to Wales, discovered that his cause was lost.
Their own poems soon became the theme of criticism and of comment; and, by the time of Quintilian and Juvenal, they shared the fate (which Horace had feared) of becoming textbooks for use in schools.
At the time of the Reformation, the reformers, with their strong sense of the crucial importance of faith, emphasized the action of the individual in the service, and therefore laid it down as a rule that confirmation should be deferred till the child could learn a catechism on the fundamentals of the Christian faith, which Calvin thought he might do by the time he was ten.
He quickly acquired the Swedish language, and, by the time he reached manhood, had become a general favourite.
Round the abbey the town of Malmesbury grew up, and by the time of the Domesday Survey it had become one of the only two Wiltshire boroughs.
But two corollaries follow from our present investigation of his extant writings; the first, that it was the long continuance of the Peripatetic school which gradually caused the publication, and in some cases the forgery, of the separate writings; and the second, that his Peripatetic successors arranged and edited some of Aristotle's writings, and gradually arrived by the time of Andronicus, the eleventh from Aristotle, at an order of the whole body of writings forming the system.
Acting on this hint, not Aristotle but the Peripatetics inferred that all logic is an instrument (6pyavov) of all sciences; and by the time of Andronicus, who was one of them and sometimes called " the eleventh from Aristotle," the order, LogicPhysics-Metaphysics, had become established pretty much as we have it now.
Moving westward across Scythia, and hence called Metanastae, they were on the lower Danube by the time of Ovid, and about A.D.
Weller who gave him reinforcements, but by the time he got back Lt.-Comm.
This permits the growing plant to be fed with rich fresh soil, without having been necessarily transferred to pots of unwieldy size by the time the flowering stage is reached.
Climbers are trained from the bottom around or across trellises, of which the cylindrical or the balloon-shaped, or sometimes the flat oval or circular, are the best forms. The size should be adapted to the habit of the plant, which should cover the whole by the time flowers are produced.
Later on in the season, perhaps small cauliflowers will be planted along the margins of the beds where the carrots are growing, and will be developing into larger plants requiring more space by the time all the carrots have been picked and marketed.
For a century and a half a succession of dukes resisted the inroads of the Slavs on their eastern frontier, and by the time of Duke Theodo I., who died in 717, were completely independent of the feeble Frankish kings.
There was much opposition in these states to such a course, but the secessionists triumphed, and by the time President Lincoln was inaugurated, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas had formally withdrawn from the Union.
The Jews, too, by the time of Christ were finding in many quarters an open door.
In that part of Phrygia, which by the settlement of the Celtic invaders became Galatia, the larger towns seem to have become Hellenized by the time of the Christian era, whilst the Celtic speech maintained itself in the country villages till the 4th century A.D.
But it is clear that by the time this chapter was penned it was believed that no man could attain to happiness in the hereafter if he had not been upright, just and charitable in his earthly existence.
But by the time that Charles had succeeded in " converting " the Saxons, the Viking raids were already at their height, and though generally triumphant, necessity occasionally taught the Northmen the value of concessions.
They multiplied exceedingly, and by the time of Theodosius were reckoned by Chrysostom at about 10o,000 souls.
Cardinal Tencin was not in the secret, and by the time Charles made his way to Paris in January 1744, James clearly perceived the duplicity of France.
He learnt to read very early, and by the time he was four years old was familiar with most of the Waverley novels.
Whatever its origin, the word Mass had by the time of the Reformation been long applied only to the Eucharist; and, though in itself a perfectly colourless term, and used as such during the earlier stages of the 16th century controversies concerning the Eucharist, it soon became identified with that sacrificial aspect of the sacrament of the altar which it was the chief object of the Reformers to overthrow.
The dux first appears in the Roman empire under the emperor Hadrian, and by the time of the Gordians has already a recognized place in the official hierarchy.
Astonished by the sight of their long hair and extraordinary costume, he inquired what religion they professed, and getting no satisfactory answer threatened to exterminate them, unless by the time of his return from the war they should have embraced either Islam or one of the creeds tolerated in the Koran.
This council of Wales, the headquarters of which had been fixed at Ludlow, undoubtedly did good service on behalf of law and order under such capable presidents as Bishop Rowland Lee and William Herbert, earl of Pembroke; but it had long ceased to be of any practical use, and had in fact become an engine of oppression by the time of the Commonwealth, although it was not definitely abolished till the revolution of 1688.
The Uitlanders, who had fled from Johannesburg just before the war opened, began to return in May 1901, and by the time the war ended most of the refugees were back on the Rand and mining was resumed.
On the way his adherents joined him in little groups, as if by accident, so that by the time he reached his destination he had about two hundred officers in his suite.
The hypothesis that a saying of Jesus is loosely added here to an Old Testament citation is very forced, and the inference is that by the time the author wrote, Luke's gospel was reckoned as This would be explicable if Luke could be assumed to have been the author, in whole or part, of the pastorals.
It was restored and the foundations of its modern splendour were laid by the Great Elector, by the time of whose death (1688) the population had risen to some 20,000.
From Origen's statement one might have thought that the Simonians would have dwindled out altogether by the time of Eusebius.
Each of these drops is located by the time and place records in the book and the time records on the diagram as belonging to a particular service pipe; so that out of possibly 300 premises the bulk of the leakage has been localized in or just outside fifteen.
But the emperor was late, and by the time that he was approaching the French frontier Philip Augustus had discovered that Johns.
For public affairs it was, by the time of Cicero, superseded by the fictitious observation of lightning.
It had gone out of use by the time of Cicero.
Before it receives the Voronezh the Don has a breadth of 500 to 700, or even in a few places loon ft., while its depth varies from 4 to 20 ft.; by the time it reaches its most eastern point the depth has increased to 8-50 ft., and the ordinary breadth to 700 -1000 ft., with an occasional maximum of 1400 ft.; in the lowest division the depth is frequently 70 ft., and the breadth in many places 1870 ft.
A series of charters dating from 822 to 1025 had granted considerable powers to the bishops of Wurzburg, who, by the time of the emperor Henry II., possessed judicial authority over the whole of eastern Franconia.
The principle is the same as that by which the distance between two stations may be determined by the time required for a train moving at a uniform known speed to pass from one station to the other.
The anterior premolars are quite rudimentary, sometimes not developed at all, and generally fall by the time the animal attains maturity, so that there are but six functional cheek teeth, - three that have predecessors in the milk-dentition, and hence are considered as premolars, and three molars, but otherwise, except the first and last of the series, not distinguishable in form or structure.
The introduction of carriages and the invention of gunpowder thus opened out a new industry in breeding; and a decided change was gradually creeping on by the time that James I.
We dallied over desert and Betsy was readying Molly for bed by the time I left.
Jonathan and SeÃ±or Medena hit it off from the minute they met, and by the time he left, Jonathan was calling him grandpa.
Her hopes rose as he started forward at a faster pace, until she realized he hadn't yet abandoned his pursuit of concentric circles. By the time dawn came, she was breathless from keeping up with him, and the jungle looked as if it'd never end.
The angle of decent was mercilessly gradual and her feet were sore by the time she was in icy water up to her knees.
This process is normally complete by the time the blood has passed about one third of the way along the pulmonary capillary.
Dave also sends a press clipping wherein Lord St Davids claims " I have been touched on the shoulder by the Time Police.
Even by the time the world rolled around to 1985 and I was all but out of my teenage years I remained largely clueless.
But alas, by the time they had finished climbing through the tree, it was completely draped with their dusty, gray cobwebs.
True, by the time of its collapse 15 years ago the Soviet Union was a byword for ecological devastation.
Indeed by the time they hit the doormat, they're already out of date!
So I was pretty beat by the time we crossed the firth again and made it back to our hotel in Wick.
The pastry was pretty grubby by the time Mommy gave me more scraps.
However, by the time of the 1901 Census, he was living in the town and was working a felt hatter.
It was a big hit and Allan Carr became an impresario by the time he was 20.
Unfortunately by the time the advertising guys have got their sticky mitts on things the difference is often blurred.
He made a large fortune but by the time he returned to England, he was virtually penniless.
But by the time pep was appointed to carry out the study, the residents ' association had disbanded in all but name.
But by the time the Morton brothers find them they have been caught up in a world of sexual perversity and fantasy.
Most have been promised to marriage by the time they reach puberty.
They were to be transformed into armored regiments by the time World War II came along.
As it was, the helpings are generous, and by the time I'd finished, I was completely sated.
Francis executed an extremely slick rescue and I was back in my kayak by the time the next person came down swimming.
I think its safe to assume that we'll both be rather superannuated by the time our number is up.
Blood was already starting to stain his white tabard by the time Trimus slashed the bird in two with his dagger.
Many children will find that their eczema has cleared by the time they reach there mid teens.
However, by the time of the 1851 census of religious worship there were more people living in Higham than in the main village.
I'm a nervous wreck by the time I finish the trip.
At first these picked men only existed in Cromwell's own troop, which, however, by frequent additions became the nucleus of a regiment, and by the time of the New Model included about ii,000 men.
The chief work done in instrumentation in the 17th century is undoubtedly that of the Italian writers for the violin, who developed the technique of that instrument until it proved not only more resourceful but more artistically organized than that ' of the solo voice, which by the time of Handel had become little better than an acrobatic monstrosity.
The first cell is heated and the products of combustion are led into the second cell where they give up part of their heat to the contained ore, so that by the time the first cell is exhausted the mass in the second cell is at a sufficiently high temperature to ignite spontaneously when air is admitted.
Wagnerism was henceforth proclaimed out of the mouths of babes and sucklings; learned musicians felt that it had an unfair advantage; and by the time Wagner's popularity began to thrive as a persecuted heresy he had left it in the lurch.
All these topics require thorough discussion before we can rest content with the definition of mathematics as the general science of magnitude; and by the time they are discussed the definition has evaporated.
The impact will accordingly result in all the molecules being set into motion, and by the time that the masses have ceased impinging on one another the molecules of which they are composed will be performing oscillations about their positions of equilibrium.
But the Stonewall brigade had been sent to its old leader in November, and by the time that the famous Valley Campaign (see Shenandoah Valley Campaigns) began, the forces under Jackson's command had acquired cohesion and power of manoeuvre.
But theologians in the West had elaborated a theory of the grace of confirmation, which made its severance from baptism seem natural; and at the time of the Reformation, while neither side favoured the Eastern practice, the reformers, with their strong sense of the crucial importance of faith, emphasized the action of the individual in the service, and therefore laid it down as a rule that confirmation should be deferred till the child could learn a catechism on the fundamentals of the Christian faith, which Calvin thought he might do by the time he was ten.
After burning fiercely for six days it suddenly started afresh in the northern quarter of the city and desolated the regions of the Circus Flaminius and the Via Lata, and by the time that it was finally quenched only four of the fourteen regiones remained untouched; three had been utterly destroyed and seven reduced to ruins.
So the boy went willingly upon the errand, and by the time he had returned Dorothy was awake.
He had died by the time I read that passage in one of his books, so I couldn't write him, as is my normal practice when an author's words puzzle me.
Publishing was expensive, and by the time news of the lie came out, days or weeks had passed.
When my floor was dirty, I rose early, and, setting all my furniture out of doors on the grass, bed and bedstead making but one budget, dashed water on the floor, and sprinkled white sand from the pond on it, and then with a broom scrubbed it clean and white; and by the time the villagers had broken their fast the morning sun had dried my house sufficiently to allow me to move in again, and my meditations were almost uninterupted.
But by the time this letter, which proved that the real relation of the forces had already made itself felt in Petersburg, was dispatched, Kutuzov had found himself unable any longer to restrain the army he commanded from attacking and a battle had taken place.
Resin transfer molding is a cost-effective processing method for composites limited by the time taken to fill the mold.
As it was, the helpings are generous, and by the time I 'd finished, I was completely sated.
The silver birch is always a lovely tree, its triangular leaves turned yellow by the time they begin to fall.
Ken was concerned that we would end up with a very skewed distribution of printer ages by the time we occupied the new building.
Even with just 150 tickets which were snapped up within hours, the club was packed by the time the band opened their set.
Naff had existed in working-class slang for at least 40 years by the time it became a vogue word in the later 1970s.
Indeed, by the time we left it was wall-to-wall sunshine.
Open spaces The wok roundabout should be installed by the time you read this.
However, by the time the system opened in May 2000, zonal fares were becoming increasingly used in London.
Many pediatricians encourage parents to wean their babies off of the bottle by the time they are one year old.
Some babies begin walking by the time they are ten months, while others wait until they are well past the first year mark.
Of course, by the time your baby celebrates his second birthday, he'll have a mouthful of teeth.
If your baby still isn't showing signs of tooth development by the time she reaches her first birthday, you might want to talk to your pediatrician.
In most cases, it will correct itself by the time a baby reaches the age of 12 to 18 months.
At 6-months-old, introduce the cup to your baby so that it is familiar by the time he is 9-months-old.
Most of the time, this spitting up or reflux disappears on its own by the time a child reaches 18 months old.
Strawberry hemangiomas often appear in an infant's first month of life, but by the time a child reaches school age, they typically disappear.
In such cases, a weaker monitor will fail a parent by the time she/he reach the staircase.
Up until a short while ago, the only way to buy movie tickets for the latest blockbuster was to wait patiently in line while hoping that by the time you got to the register the film wasn't sold out.
And keep in mind that no matter what set you choose, it will be already outdated by the time you get it delivered.
Otherwise, specific car listings in a printed ad may already be sold by the time you read it!!
The seller could send you a fake coin or misrepresent the coins in his collection, but by the time you realize it, he will already have your money.
Once you have that number figure, determine how much you need to save or set aside each month in order to have that amount in place by the time you need to buy all your gifts.
The problem with this disease is that often by the time a cat shows symptoms serious enough to go to the vet, it is too late to treat the cat effectively.
Even if you have already been thinking of names for the little fellow, by the time he arrives and his personality starts to shine through, many new names may begin to come to mind.
Unfortunately, by the time a pet owner recognizes the enlargement of his pet's stomach area, the cardiomyopathy is relatively advanced.
In most situations, by the time this transaction took place, all Providian customers transitioned to Washington Mutual customers.
If you begin your journey to self-sufficiency with small steps, by the time you get to larger steps, it won't seem like much of an effort at all.
This helps get kids involved in green initiatives quickly, ensuring that they will long be in the habit of reducing their carbon footprints by the time they are adults.
This clothing can add up to boxes and boxes of things that will be out of style by the time you actually can wear them again.
So you may be feeling a little exhausted by the time you reach the island fixture.
If you constantly make exceptions to your budget, then by the time you're finished with your home, your budget will be non-existent.
Although subsequent films saw a decline at the box office, by the time The Dark Knight film was released in 2008, moviegoers were once again flocking to the theaters to see their favorite dark hero fighting crime.
Although the deals are good, the item may be out of style by the time the weather is right for it.
You've probably already had your first experience of young love by the time you get to high school, and by now the feeling of young lust may be taking over as well.
Of the students surveyed, a healthy 90.6% of 12-year-olds said they had never used alcohol, but this figure drops a disappointing 59.1% by the time it reaches the seniors.
Not having your first date by the time you're 13 is NOT pathetic, at all.
Generally, by the time you are 17 your body has made all of its changes.
The snow continued to fall steadily and by the time we were ready to go to the rehearsal dinner another inch had accumulated.
It was midmorning by the time we reached the city, so traffic was light.
While waiting for a sale may be smart for your budget, it also means that the gift may be gone by the time you return to purchase it.
Meringues and whipped creams, for example, don't hold up well in hot weather, and they may not taste good by the time you finally cut the cake.
In fact, he had attended 15 schools by the time he graduated from Glen Ridge High School in New Jersey.
Born as Reginald Kenneth Dwight in 1947 to a Royal Air Force musician, Elton began playing piano at the age of four-he was able to play any song by ear-and by the time he was 11, he had won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music.
By age eight, he was winning talent shows and by the time he was a teenager, his band was performing in local Aussie clubs.
She had already made a name for herself by the time the Twilight Saga came along, in movies such as Panic Room, Cold Creek Manor, and Zathura.
He started going gray at age 20, and was completely gray by the time he was 35.
That means that by the time election day rolls around, these candidates will have been campaigning for almost two years.
In fact, by the time Page was ten years old, she had already landed a role on the Canadian television series Pit Pony.
There were the drugs, the alcohol and rehab all by the time she was 14.
The part would require her to age throughout the film from 16 to 36, and Beyoncé was already 25 years old by the time the movie was released; she had definitely lost her "girlish figure."
Police were called to the scene, but by the time they arrived, Brown had left.
Coleman, who was reportedly making upwards of $100,000 per episode, was broke by the time the show ended, claiming his parents and advisors pilfered his trust fund.
Gerald went on to admit that he was abused as a child and that led him to a life of drug abuse by the time he was 11.
Johnny Depp began smoking at the age of 12, and by the time he hit it big onscreen he was a chain smoker.
However, by the time your child reaches the toddler stage, you may find yourself searching for bargains at every opportunity.
If you purchase a Dora the Explorer nightgown in August for the upcoming Christmas season, she may have moved on to Hannah Montana by the time December rolls around!
Ideally, the clothes are still in such good shape by the time children outgrow the clothes that they can be saved for another child in the family to grow into, or sold or given away.
Since there are more lower level designers than high-end labels, your selection may be cut in half by the time you reach the Neiman Marcus zone.
The "perfect" dress purchased six months ago may lose its flair by the time her event has come around.
Grant funds usually are complete by the time the organization stops taking applications for them; being late will cost you this free money.
In addition, you will have to exercise a lot of flexibility in terms of getting to the port by the time the ship sets sail.
This savings can offset the price of a non-last minute deal in case they are all sold out by the time you are ready to book.
Blass found tremendous success in Manhattan and by the time he was 18, he had become the first male to win the '"Design for Living" award presented by Mademoiselle magazine.
You can carry your raincoat along in the event the weather turns bad and not worry about being soaked by the time the game ends.
It becomes harder to wake you and by the time you reach stage 4 of the sleep cycle, you are deeply sleeping.
However, according to a study published in the British Medical Journal, benign sleep myoclonus usually resolves itself by the time a child is three months old.
Almost everyone needs reading glasses by the time they are in their forties or fifties.
Go over the rapids and get completely soaked by the time you reach the end.
Even if they changed the name of the game to Parade Float Legends, you'd still be frustrated, and chances are the parade would be over by the time you got there.
You see, if you focus solely on the bottom two rows (at least initially), by the time you turn them gold, much of the upper rows will already be gold.
Listing any Wii bundles from eBay would be outdated by the time you read this.
The information and data can be as much as a year old by the time it's published, so you can expect some inaccuracies.
If you don't you will find that the Champagne you served to your first guests will be a bit warm and a bit flat by the time you reach your last guest and the all important toast.
With few predators, elk populations rose tremendously, until by the time wolves were reintroduced in 1995, there were as many as 35,000 elk in the park during the summer.
The world of mobile phones is moving at a faster pace than ever, so nearly anything you read on the Internet could be outdated by the time you read it.
The phones are named Turtle and Pure, which could change by the time they launch, if these particular phones launch at all.
Most children with innocent heart murmurs grow out of them by the time they reach adulthood.
A child's clarity of vision (visual acuity) has usually developed to 20/20 by the time the child reaches six months of age.
More than 40 percent of all children have cavities by the time they reach kindergarten.
They generally appear by the time a person is 20 and at first resemble freckles.
In a food allergy or sensitivity, when the child eats a particular food, (such as eggs, for example) usually by the time the eggs reach the stomach or the intestines, the body reads the presence of eggs as an allergen (something harmful).
Several studies show that infants can discriminate between male and female faces and associate faces and voices according to gender by the time they reach one year old.
Most children have been infected by at least one adenovirus by the time they reach school age.
A primary infection commonly occurs by the time a child reaches age five.
Twenty percent of atrial septal defects in children correct themselves without medical treatments by the time a child is two years old.
Even if no underlying cause is found, late apnea is usually outgrown by the time the baby turns one year old.
If apnea is diagnosed, it will probably recur, but most premature babies outgrow the condition by the time they reach their normal due date.
It normally disappears as the child matures and almost always by the time the child is 18 months old.
Nasal swabs can be taken in order to identify the causative viral agent, although viral culture takes long enough that the patient is usually on the way to recovery by the time the viral agent has been identified.
By the final months of fetal development, these columns have become hollow, and by the time a female infant is born, a nipple and the beginnings of the milk-duct system have formed.
According to the American Academy of Family Practice (AAFP) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, nearly 20 percent of children in the United States have used inhalants at least once by the time they are in eighth grade.
Other studies have found that between 30 percent and 50 percent of all students are retained at least once by the time they are freshmen in high school (about age 14).
The risk that infection has set in by the time a medical professional is consulted is, therefore, greater.
Children with maturation delay usually have normal language development by the time they enter school.
Often, by the time that unilateral retinoblastoma is diagnosed, the tumor is so large that useful vision cannot be preserved.
Most lisps are developmental and resolve themselves in children by the time they are about five to eight years old.
Because under normal circumstances the child has learned the necessary lessons in how to deal with disappointment by the time he or she has reached the age of four, there is then a noticeable decrease in this sort of acting out behavior.
If the testes have not descended by the time the child is six months of age, the parent should call the doctor to begin discussing possible treatment options.
Learning to crawl occurs gradually and is usually complete by the time the baby is nine to ten months old.
Almost half of the children in the study who experienced childhood sleep problems began using alcohol and drugs by the time they were 14 years old.
The rash spreads quickly and disappears just as rapidly; sometimes it is gone from the face and the neck by the time it reaches the arms and the legs.
With advances in surgical techniques and with more complete repair of facial clefts, about 80 percent of affected children have normal speech development by the time they enter school.
Long-term follow-up, however, finds that 80 to 90 percent of children who have repaired TEFs as infants eat normally by the time they are in elementary school.
In the absence of other birth defects, almost all children have no restrictions on their eating and activities by the time they start school.
Surfactant is produced starting at about 34 weeks of pregnancy and, by the time the fetal lungs mature at 37 weeks, a normal amount is present.
Asthma can begin at any age, but most children experience their first symptoms by the time they are five years old.
Parents may consider treatment for hemangiomas that do not shrink or fade by the time the child is four years old.
A 2004 study found that most low-risk children vaccinated at birth did not have antibodies against hepatitis B in their blood by the time they reached the age of five.
If handedness is not apparent by the time a child enters school, the teacher must determine which hand the child should learn to write with.
Absence (petit mal) seizures generally begin at about the age of four and stop by the time the child becomes an adolescent.
It is best to practice wearing a weave months ahead of time so that you're an experienced weave-wearer by the time prom comes along.
That means that by the time the hair on the crown of your head reaches your shoulders, the ends are around two years old.
If you have naturally curly locks, perhaps you've made peace with them by the time you've reached your mid-forties; this is a good thing.
With a little effort on your part, you may be able to procure new employment by the time you are ready to return to work.
Plus, the sperm has to be healthy and still viable by the time it gets there.
Since the cost of delivering a baby can reach between $5,000 and $10,000, you could end up with thousands of dollars of debt by the time your baby arrives.
Chances are, by the time you are pregnant, it will be too late to get coverage.
You'll probably have a collection of menus in your hand by the time you reach the end of one street.
But you can get a lot of the useful information so that by the time you get to the water, you'll already know much of what you need to do.
With a little practice now, your youngster may be ready for the big leagues by the time he or she plays on a team.
Your vitamin capsule may have dozens of suppliers chipping in, and by the time it's on your kitchen shelf you have no way to know just what's in there.
Fast food, TV dinners and glow-in-the-dark cereal may have token amounts of vitamins added, but truth is most highly processed foods have ruined much of the good stuff by the time it actually ends up on your plate.
A bamboo scarf is a fine pick for any woman who needs a wardrobe pick-me-up, and you're likely to buy more than one by the time you're through.
Since Lefse dough is delicate, Lefse griddle kits come with sticks to make the transfer easier and so the dough won't split by the time it reaches the grille.
In most cases, by the time everything gets to the table, one or more of the side dishes has already gone cold.
Over 160 million viewers worldwide had seen the movie by the time the sequel premiered in 2007.
According to the Marshall Community Blood Center, 80 percent of all Americans will need blood by the time they reach 75.
Every organization that commits themselves to making the world a better place regularly asks the age old non-profit question - how do we raise the money we need by the time we need it?
This is especially unlikely due to the fact that by the time candy canes made their appearance, around the 17th century, Christianity was the prevailing religion.
Check early and often to make sure all of the good ones aren't already taken out by the time you need them.
If you're a sewing diva, you can buy a pattern for a Santa suit and sew your own, but by the time you buy all the fabric you'll probably spend as much as you would on a store-bought costume.
You get to find out a lot about the other person from your friend's perspective, so you may actually feel like you know each other a little by the time you finally meet.
People could no longer afford expensive jewelry, and by the time World War II had finished, molded plastics were providing the people with cheaper alternatives.
Let's face it, by the time your children reach junior high, the battle for self-definition is already underway.
Chances are that by the time Virgo's mate takes flight, he's relieved.
Unfortunately, by the time they take action to try to resolve a situation, it's usually much too late.
Five dollars a week can add up to several thousands dollars by the time each child reaches eighteen.
If you begin with bonds early, they will add up by the time your child is ready for college.
Start planning ahead by putting items on layaway, so that you've paid everything off by the time school starts.
Some patients complain that the rash itches, but by the time the rash appears most patients say they feel fine.
Apparently, they weren't happy with the fact that the working script was coming slowly and were worried that it wouldn't be done by the time production was to begin in March.
The goal is for your body to be completely relaxed by the time you reach the crown chakra.
The problem with hunting for Wendy's Coupons online is that by the time you find them, they may be expired.
You don't expect to wear them long, because they'll be out of style by the time your next favorite fashion magazine comes out.
Wear them around your house for an hour or two a day and by the time prom comes around, you'll feel comfortable walking in them.
Use the many celebrity blogs available as your ultimate resource; chances are the pictures are all over the place by the time they've landed in print magazines.
I started working when I was 13, and was used to crappy jobs with long hours, so by the time I got to shooting on a soap it was like a dream come true for me.
Even though Genie Francis shot to super fame as young Laura Webber Baldwin Spencer on General Hospital by the time she was 18 years old, decades went by before she received an Emmy nod.
Hollyoaks had been on the air for five years by the time Patrick hit screens in 2000, and his appearance in the village immediately garnered attention!
The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation asserts that one in 4,000 children develop mitochondrial dysfunction by the time they reach age ten.
Then, the condition can be confirmed by the time the child is three.
Usually by the time one or both of these challenges have been achieved, the business has failed.
The executive summary can "make or break" a proposal, since if your investor / banker isn't interested in your project by the time he or she finishes reading it, he won't likely read the business plan.
Ninth through twelfth grade cheerleaders will find that the sport becomes much more competitive by the time they reach this level.
So by the time a cheerleader reaches high school, many of the skills have been developed and perfected over years of practice, competitions, and camps.
Projects from magazines can be quickly clipped and filed, while online project ideas may be missing by the time you get around to making a particular type of card.
I wasn't fooling myself; I knew darn well that by the time I got the thumbs-up sign from my doctor to exercise, I would have long forgotten how to squat and do those abdominal crunches!
The third and fourth phases are more liberal, and by the time they reach these levels, most dieters are eating 75 or more grams of carbs daily.
Those who follow the two week plan and exercise as recommended can lose about five pounds by the time period is over.
However, now is the perfect time to get started so that you will be in terrific shape by the time summer rolls around again.
Why not start today so that you can have a beach-ready body by the time summer returns.
However, by the time your grilling skills match your gourmet tastes, you may want to look into purchasing your filet mignon from top quality meat sellers.
Keep in mind that whatever panties you choose, comfort is key since you'll most likely be wearing them for twelve hours or more by the time the wedding and reception are over.
Boys did not appear to notice her too much in her childhood, but she blossomed by the time she reached the age of 15.
The best part of this game is that by the time the night's over, all the guests will feel as if they've known each other for years!
Corgan had written 56 songs by the time they hit the studio.
The Moldy Peaches were over by the time Juno came out - they had been for some time.
Vaughn's music inspired Mayer to focus on learning blues guitar specifically, and by the time he was 16 years old, he was playing in blues clubs in his Bridgeport, Connecticut hometown.
Her talent was evident very early in life, and by the time she was nine, her father helped her form her first band, Selena y Los Dinos.
December is a particularly busy month for many people; if you schedule a weekend or evening event during the peak of the holiday season, you may find that your employees already have other plans by the time the event is announced.
Arm them with the paper silhouettes, glue and washable markers so they can complete the scene setter by the time the party has finished.
It is fun to see how the sentence changes by the time it reaches the last person.
The show's format was akin to a sitcom with each 30 minute episode covering some event in the family's life that was usually resolved by the time the episode was over.
Mia is a singer-songwriter who hopes to land a record deal by the time she is 18.
Many scenes of altercations and public anger at the lot are shown because the anger is usually escalated by the time someone has reached that point.
Berry as the winner of that show, but by the time the reunion rolled around, the status of their relationship was in question.
Kids picked on her because of her height - she was almost 6 feet tall by the time she was ten - and because of her mixed race background (Asian and African-American).
At her homecoming, she set herself the goal of breaking the record for most weight lost by the time of the finale.
Remember, most of these folks have given up by the time they appear on the show.
There is still definite growth here and one has to see that by the time these kids deliver their final scenes as their Harry Potter characters they will be giving the most emotionally powerful performances of their lives.
It was no secret by the time the movie opened in 1991 that the 'good Terminator' was this time played by Bad Terminator Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Willow dabbles with magic throughout the series, but becomes a full-fledged witch by the time she is in college and turns to the blackest of spells when Tara is killed at the end of the sixth season.
Of course I ran up and down the halls, excited...and by the time I came back, somebody else had called and left a message over the o