Came-by sentence example

came-by
  • Once someone from church came by to see if she needed help.
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  • He needed a suit for the funeral so I came by to pick it up for him.
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  • I came by your place to ask you a question—a favor.
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  • Young Billy Langstrom came by for Pumpkin, his newfound friend, announced by the absence of a muffler on his bright red Jeep.
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  • Later that evening while they were alone, Carmen and Alex decided that the next time Lori came by or called, Carmen would talk to her and tell her that the option to take Destiny back had passed.
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  • Lori came by the house that evening.
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  • If she gave herself a second to think, she'd stop and sob, until someone else came by and killed her.
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  • You want to know why I came by tonight?
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  • That's why Sheriff Weller came by this morning, to let us know.
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  • She came by a while ago, looking for him.
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  • Yeah. The lawyer said he came by personally with the papers.
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  • I don't know how you changed your profile, but you appearing the same day the soldiers came by looking for someone new and suspicious can't be a coincidence.
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  • "People came by all last evening and everyone brought food," she said by way of apology.
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  • And the priest from the church where Jeff and I sometimes go came by.
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  • You told him we came by?
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  • He came by earlier and... didn't say.
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  • He came by earlier and didn't tell me anything.
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  • "Katie came by today," she told him as she dished up some mashed potatoes.
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  • The population was not homogeneous, as a considerable part of the immigration came by way of Pennsylvania and included Germans, the Protestant Scotch-Irish and settlers from the states farther.
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  • The region of the Red River and Assiniboine valleys was opened up by the fur traders, who came by the waterways from Lake Superior, and afterwards by the water communication with Hudson Bay.
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  • Meshed had formerly a great transit trade to Central Asia, of European manufactures, mostly Manchester goods, which came by way of Trebizond, Tabriz and Teheran; and of Indian goods and produce, mostly muslins and Indian and green teas, which came by way of Bander Abbasi.
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  • But it took firm root on Norman soil; it made its way to England at an early stage of its growth, and from that time it went on developing and improving on both sides of the Channel till the artistic revolution came by which, throughout northern Europe, the Romanesque styles gave way to the Gothic. Thus the history of architecture in England during the 11th and 12th centuries is a very different story from the history of the art in Sicily during the same time.
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  • All those who wished for peace and orderly government came by degrees to oppose the Directors; and, seeing that the latter clung to Jacobinical catchwords and methods, public opinion tended to become "moderate" or even royalist.
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  • After the archers had left him for dead, a devout woman, Irene, came by night to take his body away for burial, but, finding him still alive, carried him to her house, where his wounds were dressed.
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  • In 1192 the duchy of Styria came by inheritance to the house of Austria, and from that time it shared the fortunes of Upper and Lower Austria, passing like them to the Habsburgs in 1282.
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  • In his view the best way to govern was to have both parties represented in the ministry, so that, as Whig and Tory fell out, the king came by his own.
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  • But on the extinction of that house towards the end of the 15th century the castle passed through various hands until it came by marriage in 1665 to the family of Baron van Tuyll van Serooskerke.
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  • This assimilative policy attained its culminating point in the so-called decrees of rattachement (1881), in pursuance of which each ministerial department in France was made responsible for Algerine affairs which came by their nature within its jurisdiction.
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  • The third son, Walter, obtained by marriage the earldom of Menteith, which ultimately came by marriage to Robert, duke of Albany, son of Robert II.
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  • His daring is illustrated by the story that he came by night to the temple of Athene "of the Brazen House" at Sparta, and there set up his shield with the inscription, "Dedicated to the goddess by Aristomenes from the Spartans."
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  • How it came by this name has long been a matter of discussion, for it is certain that this valuable animal was introduced to Europe from the New World, and in its introduction had nothing to do with Turkey or with Turks, even in the old and extended sense in which that term was applied to all Mahommedans.
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  • The earliest probable reference to our Homilies occurs in a work of doubtful date, the pseudoAthanasian Synopsis, which mentions "Clementines, whence came by selection and rewriting the true and inspired form."
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  • We certainly find among those members of the Persian aristocracy, who came by residence in Asia Minor into closer contact with the Greeks, some traces of interest in the more ideal side of Hellenism.
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  • The first European settlers, who were French, came by way of the Great Lakes, and established intimate relations with New Orleans by the Mississippi river.
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  • The American settlers came by way of the Ohio river, and the immigrants from the New England and Eastern states found their way to Illinois over the Erie Canal and the Great Lakes.
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  • Under their leader Hulagu these tribes came by way of Bagdad, which they captured in 1258, and in 1260 they attacked and captured Damascus and ravaged Syria.
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  • Teadrinking probably became a habit in Morocco about the beginning of the 19th century; coffee came by way of Algiers.
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  • of that parallel came by the Mexican cession of 1848.
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  • It came by marriage into the possession of the house of Hesse in 1479, the male line of the house of Katzenelnbogen having in that year become extinct.
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  • The castle passed with the lordship or seigniory of Gower, of which it was the caput, into the hands of the De Braose family in 1203 (by grant from King John) and eventually it came by marriage to the Somersets and is still held by the dukes of Beaufort, whose title of barons de Gower dates from 1506.
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  • On his death in 1883 it came by bequest into the possession of the family of Parma.
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  • This was from the 15th century to 1630 the property of the lords of Kolovrat, and came by devious inheritance through the grand-dukes of Tuscany, to the emperor Francis Joseph.
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  • I came by myself - to get the twins.
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  • I came by your place to ask you a question—a favor.
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  • By the 1860s most coal carried to London came by steam colliers, with sailing vessels picking up the pieces.
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  • The identity of the young woman in the coffin, and how she came by such a splendid garment, remains an intriguing mystery.
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  • policemanspan>policemen in uniform came by a taxi (number 1816) to Thamel and beat another meti Rabi.
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  • You came by on bamboo stilts, playing horse.
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  • Here I Came by a very good Grove of trees w Ch I thought w Ch I thought was by some.
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  • World came by for whale watchers spin in my.
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  • Whether the sound, that came by Korea were corrupt, or whether the interval separatin~ these epochs had sufficed to produce a sensible difference of pronun ciation in China itself, it would seem that the students of Buddhisn who flocked from Japan to the Middle Kingdom during the Sui erl (AD.
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  • The wasps came by thousands to my lodge in October, as to winter quarters, and settled on my windows within and on the walls overhead, sometimes deterring visitors from entering.
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  • Princess Mary spent half of every day with little Nicholas, watching his lessons, teaching him Russian and music herself, and talking to Dessalles; the rest of the day she spent over her books, with her old nurse, or with "God's folk" who sometimes came by the back door to see her.
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  • "Mary came by way of Ryazan," said Natasha.
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  • His own entry into music came by way of skiffle music, which he loved.
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  • I went off and devoured whatever food came by and slurped tea incessantly.
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  • Here I Came by a very good Grove of trees w ch I thought was by some.
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  • The second surprise came when the three former judges came by midway through the project to critique the work so far.
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  • The judges came by to offer their opinions, and while they didn't name a winner, it was clear they preferred David's space.
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  • For Paris Hilton, her first mishap came by way of a sex tape.
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  • Immigrants came by ship and landed in several different ports.
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  • The company responsible for the swag bags for the ACMA, Distinctive Assets, came by one of the press kits we sent out this spring.
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  • I came by myself – to get the twins.
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  • Betsy, Martha and Molly came by with Claire just before lunch.
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