Carpenters sentence example

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  • Had the carpenters stopped working on the room?
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  • As late as the year 1650 the Carpenters' Company drew up a memorial in which they " gave their reasons that tymber buildings were more commodious for this citie than brick buildings were."
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  • So, what's it gonna be, The Carpenters or Taylor Swift?
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  • For many years Massachusetts controlled a vast lumber trade, drawing upon the forests of Maine, but the growth of the west changed the old channels of trade, and Boston carpenters came to make use of western timber.
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  • The carpenters tried to keep the dust level down, but it was impossible to avoid all of it.
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  • Alex must have told the carpenters to stop working so she could sleep during the day.
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  • The cabmen he met and their passengers, the carpenters cutting the timber for new houses with axes, the women hawkers, and the shopkeepers, all looked at him with cheerful beaming eyes that seemed to say: Ah, there he is!
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  • They have blacksmiths, coppersmiths and goldsmiths among them, besides carpenters, barbers and other artisans.
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  • The mechanical skill of the Walachians was found useful by the Turks, who employed them as carpenters and pontonniers; and during the siege of Vienna in 1683 the Walachian contingent, which, under the voivode erban Cantacu zene, had been forced to co-operate with the Turks, was entrusted with the construction of the two bridges over the Danube above and below Vienna.
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  • Gangs of carpenters hoping for high pay arrived in Moscow every day, and on all sides logs were being hewn, new houses built, and old, charred ones repaired.
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  • As regards secular occupation, the present Mandaeans are goldsmiths, ironworkers, and house and ship carpenters.
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  • Larger toothed saws (47) are often represented in thelVth-VIth Dynasty, as used by carpenters.
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  • Two volunteer carpenters have made a portable bookcase for storing our Bible files.
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  • The beams in this area have clear-cut Roman numerals indicating that the timber was cut off site and then re-assembled by local carpenters.
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  • The church is perpendicular, the windows mostly modern and poor, and those of the north clerestory have carpenters ' frames.
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  • I had to listen to mental midgets whining about the threat or Polish plumbers, Czech carpenters and Moldovan mechanics.
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  • Thus the table of social precedence attached to the Cochin report shows that while a Nayar can pollute a man of a higher caste only by touching him, people of the Kammalan group, including masons, blacksmiths, carpenters and workers in leather, pollute at a distance of 24 ft., toddy-drawers at 36 ft., Pulayan or Cheruman cultivators at 48 ft., while in the case of the Paraiyan (Pariahs) who eat beef the range of pollution is no less than 64 ft."In this bewildering maze of social grades and class distinctions, the Brahman, as will have been seen, continues to hold the dominant position, being respected and even worshipped by all the others."
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  • Each building is lovingly hand made by trained carpenters with selected, 5th grade redwood cladding on a substantial heavy duty frame.
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  • In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, many carpenters considered tupelo to be excellent timber for framing houses.
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  • Otherwise, many people hire carpenters to create custom Champagne cellars.
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  • Even carpenters with 20 years experience, however, can help deepen writing with research.
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  • Making soap was considered to be on par with the work of carpenters, bakers, and blacksmiths.
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  • Soft rock and melodic pop extraordinaires The Carpenters were a breath of fresh air amid the 1970s heavy rock guitar sounds.
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  • Trading Spaces has a varying cast of designers, carpenters, and a host.
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  • The show also features a variety of able carpenters, many of whom are quite attractive and therefore appealing to the show's target audience.
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  • When workmen from any province come, for instance, to St Petersburg to engage in the textile industries, or to work as carpenters, masons, &c., they immediately unite in groups of ten to fifty persons, settle in a house together, keep a common table and pay each his part of the expense to the elected elder of the artel.
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  • Artels of one or two hundred carpenters, bricklayers, &c., are common wherever new buildings have to be erected, or railways or bridges constructed; the contractors always prefer to deal with an artel, rather than with separate workmen.
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  • It had large gilds of fabri (smiths and carpenters) and centonarii (firemen) .
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  • (Matilda or Maud) was one of the chief founders of religious houses, and so great was the number of monasteries built in this king's reign that it was said almost all the labourers became bricklayers and carpenters and there was much discontent in consequence.
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  • Although for several centuries attempts had been made in favour of building houses with brick or stone, yet the carpenters continued to be the chief housebuilders.
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  • The Act of Parliament " for rebuilding the city of London " passed after the great fire, gave the coup de grace to the carpenters as house-builders.
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  • From this time the temple carvers, although still attached to the carpenters guild, took a place apart from the rest of their craft, and the genius of Hidari Jingoro secured for one important section of the artisan world a recognition like that which Hishigawa Moronobu, the painter and book-illustrator, afterwards won I or another.
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  • Palladius, who visited the Egyptian monasteries about the close of the 4th century, found among the 300 members of the coenobium of Panopolis, under the Pachomian rule, 15 tailors, 7 smiths, 4 carpenters, 12 camel-drivers and 15 tanners.
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  • Immediately after his return he sent to Austria and Prussia for as many sappers, miners, engineers and carpenters as money could procure.
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  • Moulders, blacksmiths, carpenters, tinsmiths, stonemasons, bookbinders, painters and various other trades and handicrafts are the peculiar province of the "stars."
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  • On the 10th of May 1356 Wykeham first appears in the direct employment of the king, being appointed clerk of the king's works in the manors of Henley and Yeshampsted (Easthampstead) to pay all outgoings and expenses, including wages of masons and carpenters and other workmen, the purchase of stone, timber and other materials, and their carriage, under the view of one controller in Henley and two in Easthampstead.
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  • Good smiths' and carpenters' work is done.
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  • She interceded in 1331 with the king for some carpenters whose careless work on a platform resulted in an accident to herself and her ladies, and on 'a more famous occasion her prayers saved the citizens of Calais from Edward's vengeance.
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  • They are skilful cultivators and good boat-builders, the carpenters, being an hereditary caste; there are also tribes of fishermen and sailors; their mats, baskets, nets, cordage and other fabrics are substantial and tasteful; their pottery, made, like many of the above articles, by women, is far superior to any other in the South Seas; but many native manufactures have been supplanted by European goods.
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  • They knit garments from the wool of their sheep; are good carpenters and make serviceable carts.
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  • After talking about the various things that carpenters make, she asked me, "Did carpenter make me?" and before I could answer, she spelled quickly, "No, no, photographer made me in Sheffield."
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  • It had bare deal floors and was furnished with very simple hard sofas, armchairs, tables, and chairs made by their own serf carpenters out of their own birchwood.
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  • In 1882 there was a very important advance in wages; carpenters received 11s.
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