Catch sentence examples

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  • He paused for a moment to catch his breath.

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  • Some fancy intern catch your eye?

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  • Catch hold from underneath.

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  • It may take a few minutes, but he'll catch on.

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  • Prince Andrew did not catch what he said and would have passed on, but Chernyshev introduced him to Pfuel, remarking that Prince Andrew was just back from Turkey where the war had terminated so fortunately.

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  • We chase butterflies, and sometimes catch one.

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  • Do you think the Indians will catch up?

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  • Now then, catch hold in twos!

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  • She stopped to catch her breath and placed her hand on his arm.

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  • There had to be a catch with Darkyn's deal.

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  • Does it catch on?

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  • Did they catch the person who did it?

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  • I had to catch my breath.

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  • Bordeaux jumped back as her wagon moved to catch up with the others.

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  • Martha was quick to catch on that something important had transpired.

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  • "Good catch!" she said.

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  • It was a catch twenty-two.

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  • His fist was aimed at her stomach, but she managed to dodge and catch it on her rib cage.

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  • I'll catch up after I cook these rabbits and clean up the camp.

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  • I've been thinking about rigging up something on the front to catch the webs.

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  • It wasn't like he was such a fine catch, either.

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  • She waited another few seconds for a catch before letting herself believe him.

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  • I strolled up town, hoping to catch them.

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  • The next morning she came in earlier, hoping to catch the man before he left.

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  • Don't catch up against it!

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  • Filmmakers such as James Cameron and George Lucas used to talk about putting off film projects to wait for the computer technology to catch up to their visions.

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  • Gabriel was working them – and himself - overtime to try to catch up.

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  • The silence began to oppress the princess and she tried to catch someone's eye.

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  • And we'll catch up with that Boyd dame.

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  • No one else would attempt to catch rays with the clouded sky and massive storm clouds in the distance!

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  • I've been trying to catch you since you left the lounge.

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  • At the top of the trail she paused to catch her breath.

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  • You and Dusty better catch up, Damian teased his brother's mate.

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  • Many large and fierce bears roam in the Valley of Voe, and when they can catch any of us they eat us up; but as they cannot see us, we seldom get caught.

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  • In the evening, when it is cool and pleasant, we would walk in the yard, and catch the grasshoppers and butterflies.

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  • I didn't know if I'd catch a cab or a bus would hit me.

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  • Poor John Field!--I trust he does not read this, unless he will improve by it--thinking to live by some derivative old-country mode in this primitive new country--to catch perch with shiners.

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  • "Go in, Annette, or you will catch cold," said the little princess, taking leave of Anna Pavlovna.

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  • "I'll catch up with you," Jule promised.

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  • There was a note on the hall table from Cynthia that she and Martha had accepted Brandon Westlake's invitation to catch the late afternoon sun and photograph wildflowers, and Pumpkin Green has stopped by, looking for Dean.

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  • I had to catch my breath before I requested her address.

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  • "Then I'll try to catch you some," said he.

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  • The father and mother did not speak of the matter to their son again, but a few days later the countess sent for Sonya and, with a cruelty neither of them expected, reproached her niece for trying to catch Nicholas and for ingratitude.

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  • I remember well one gaunt Nimrod who would catch up a leaf by the roadside and play a strain on it wilder and more melodious, if my memory serves me, than any hunting-horn.

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  • The way you tell it, it sounds nearly impossible for us to catch him if he learns everything we can and might do.

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  • But the fishes that swim in our brooks we can see, and often we catch them to eat.

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  • Jule vaulted to his feet and spun before a knife could catch him.

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  • We didn't catch on until one of the new Naturals we just discovered was able to track them.

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  • She made no effort to catch them, letting them fall at her feet.

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  • Mary, on the other hand, was vocal about her opinion of Cade, even to the point of stating that he would be the greatest catch of the century - no doubt, even an exaggeration in Mary's mind.

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  • Now, go take your shower before you catch your death of cold.

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  • I'll wait for Pierre to catch up, she said, joining Traci on the couch.

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  • She hurried to catch up.

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  • No, no," she said to the militia officer, "you won't catch me.

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  • While Bird Song waited, Mrs. Worthington, prompted by Fred's phone call, went to the campground to see if she might catch the couple left before they left.

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  • Pierre did not catch what they were saying, but knew they were talking about him.

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  • There is one catch.

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  • He's at home with Jonathan and he can't come in because Destiny might catch what he has.

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  • Two hours remained before the last of the day's celebrations— the Jeep flare parade down the mountain, followed by a massive fireworks display—so after finishing supper, the Deans began playing catch up with Bird Song's chores.

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  • When he returned to the parlor, Cynthia had emerged from her quarters in time to catch a mini-rerun of Brandon Westlake's slide show—enough to be enthralled.

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  • A fat major skirted a bush, puffing and falling out of step; a soldier who had fallen behind, his face showing alarm at his defection, ran at a trot, panting to catch up with his company.

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  • Did you notice they didn't catch the kidnapper?

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  • Take in the beautiful view of the harbor from the dining room, or select the catch of the day from their take-out fish market.

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  • Signs were hung out on all sides to allure him; some to catch him by the appetite, as the tavern and victualling cellar; some by the fancy, as the dry goods store and the jeweller's; and others by the hair or the feet or the skirts, as the barber, the shoemaker, or the tailor.

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  • Howie is a very good guy who helps catch the bad ones.

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  • Howie nailed it on the first try, managed to catch a license plate number, and a killer was apprehended in hours.

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  • And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.

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  • catch on.

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  • Dean glanced up, trying to catch his breath and spotted the mine portal before them.

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  • "You could catch up to him," Cynthia had said.

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  • They huffed their way, with Jennifer laughingly stopping to catch her breath every few steps.

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  • Sure. He was like those guys in the musicals—loveable rogues who roll into town and catch the eye of the local star-struck gal and sweep them off their feet.

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  • Princess Mary shuddered; her nurse, putting down the stocking she was knitting, went to the window and leaning out tried to catch the open casement.

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  • "Now tell us what happened," Dean said as Martha paused to catch her breath.

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  • With consummate skill he has set his trap with a hair spring to catch comfort and independence, and then, as he turned away, got his own leg into it.

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  • "Catch hold of my arm or you'll drop him!" he heard one of the servants say in a frightened whisper.

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  • Bumpus woofed for attention so Molly paraded him, allowing me to catch Betsy up with what was happening.

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  • I'll try to catch him before you get there.

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  • The mother dragon may come down and catch us here.

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  • She was almost able to catch it before it fled her again.

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  • After receiving their thanks, he took off at a jog, anxious, he said, to catch a few more post-storm shots as the sun emerged.

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  • "And didn't Hippolyte tell you?" asked Prince Vasili, turning to his son and seizing the little princess' arm as if she would have run away and he had just managed to catch her, "didn't he tell you how he himself was pining for the dear princess, and how she showed him the door?

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  • One has suggested, that if such a "leach-hole" should be found, its connection with the meadow, if any existed, might be proved by conveying some colored powder or sawdust to the mouth of the hole, and then putting a strainer over the spring in the meadow, which would catch some of the particles carried through by the current.

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  • I'll catch up with you.

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  • Even though scientists continued to develop LED lighting technology, the bulbs failed to catch on with the general public.

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  • Finally, we have a brief respite but I hope to God they catch him soon.

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  • "If he was, he had no compunction about ditching her and taking off," Cynthia said, slowing to catch her breath.

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  • Catch.

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  • One black chicken which the administrator could not catch, black as night and as silent, not even croaking, awaiting Reynard, still went to roost in the next apartment.

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  • As they stopped to catch their breath, Dean noticed his rope was down to a single coil.

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  • I can see from my perch a window downstairs in back remains open to catch the lovely spring breeze.

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  • It was fifty meters away, far enough he could catch her, if she wasn't careful.

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  • We'll catch up later.

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  • She trotted to catch up to them, trailing.

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  • She paused at the top to catch her breath and he did the same, before she poked around her new digs.

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  • She paused, long enough to catch her breath.

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  • Cynthia was troubled with a headache and tried to catch an extra half-hour of sleep as Dean served breakfast to the early risers, Penny, Mick and two of the other climbers.

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  • Open enough to see that Josh would be a fine catch... for someone.

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  • He reached out to catch it.

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  • Unless you want them to catch you.

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  • Their nets, made by women, either of the tendons of animals or the fibres of plants, will catch and hold the kangaroo or the emu, or the very large fish of Australian rivers.

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  • They are skilful hunters, however, catch fish by in geniously constructed traps, and live almost entirely on jungle-roots of these people is found in Upper Perak, and the members of this clan have acquired some knowledge of the art of planting, &c. They they have been raided by the latter, and many Negritos are to be found in captivity in some of the Malayan villages on the eastern side of the peninsula.

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  • The most valuable fish taken was walleyed pike, and the catch of this fish and of pickerel from Lake Champlain in 1902 exceeded in value that from any other body of fresh water in the United States excepting Lake Huron and Lake Erie.

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  • In this arrangement a catch is provided so that the plate being once driven back by the wind cannot return until released by hand; but the catch does not prevent the plate being driven back farther by a gust stronger than the last one that moved it.

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  • In the first place it increased the visibility of the signalling instrument; in the second place it brought that instrument into the position in which it could most readily catch the operator's eye; and finally it eliminated the effort involved in associating one piece of apparatus with another and in finding that other.

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  • In 1902 there were 23,098 boats, manned by 101,720 men, and the total catch was valued at just over half a million sterlingaccording to the government figures, which are certainly below the truth.

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  • Fr8nkislj After them followed ten sovereigns, some of whom have been misnamed Italians by writers too eager to catch at any resemblance of national glory for a ~ people passive in the hands of foreign masters.

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  • The wheels, called naoura, are of the most primitive construction, made of rough branches of trees, with palm leaf paddles, rude clay vessels being slung on the outer edge to catch the water, of which they raise a prodigious amount, only a comparatively small part of which, however, is poured into the aqueducts on top of the dams. These latter are exceedingly picturesque, often consisting of a series of well-built Gothic arches, and give a peculiar character to the scenery; but they are also great impediments to navigation.

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  • Wolves do not catch their prey by lying in ambush, or stealing up close and making a sudden spring, but by fairly running it down in open chase, which their speed and remarkable endurance enable them to do.

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  • This is illustrated by his love of Switzerland, his intense interest in the fortunes of that country, his design of writing " The History of the Liberty of the Swiss " - a theme, he says " from which the dullest stranger would catch fire."

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  • About 40% of the total catch of the state is made by the inhabitants of Harrison county on the Gulf of Mexico.

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  • In 1908 the catch was valued at about $1,750,000.

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  • The winter moth (Cheimatobia brumata) must be kept in check by putting greasy bands round the trunks from October till December or January, to catch the wingless females that crawl up and deposit their eggs in the cracks and crevices in the bark.

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  • Hoping to punish Moore for his boldness, Napoleon struck quickly north at Astorga, but found that he was too late to catch his foe.

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  • Collembola (Spring-tails): with six abdominal segments; appendages of the first forming an adherent ventral tube, those of the third a minute " catch," those of the fourth (fused basally) a " spring."

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  • In 1903 the total catch there amounted to 10,748,986 lb, valued at $317,027.

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  • According to the Malays a penanggalan (vampire) is a living witch, and can be killed if she can be caught; she is especially feared in houses where a birth has taken place and it is the custom to hang up a bunch of thistle in order to catch her; she is said to keep vinegar at home to aid her in re-entering her own body.

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  • Some are nocturnal, some diurnal; some catch their prey by speed of foot, some by cunningly lying hid, some by means of silken nets.

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  • It consists essentially of a series of circular notched disks, the so-called saws, revolving between the interstices of an iron bed upon which the cotton is placed: the teeth of the " saws " catch the lint and pull it off from the seeds, then a revolving brush removes the detached lint from the saws, and creates sufficient draught to carry the lint out of the machine to some distance.

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  • In support of this decision it was urged that it was no good pursuing people whom it was impossible to catch, that the isolated posts in the interior had not been able to protect the friendly tribes; and that the semi-desert nature of the country did not justify any attempt at economic development.

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  • The haaf or deep-sea catch principally consists of cod, ling, torsk and saithe.

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  • But somewhat later they have probably met with the Eskimo farther north on the west coast in the neighbourhood of Disco Bay, where the Norsemen went to catch seals, walrus, &c. The Norse colonists penetrated on these fishing expeditions at least to 73° N., where a small runic stone from the 14th century has been found.

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  • In many plantations besides catch crops (cassava, sesame, ground-nuts, &c.) other crops, such as tea, coffee, cocoa and tobacco, are grown with rubber.

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  • The deep-sea fishery attracts hundreds of boats from the north of Scotland, and most of the catch is cured for the English, German and Dutch markets.

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  • The fleet numbers more than 700 boats, and the annual value of the catch exceeds X200,000.

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  • Only now and again do we catch fugitive and increasingly doubtful glimpses of him and his work.

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  • In 1905 the number of persons employed in the general fisheries industry was 2212; and the value of the catch was $ 1, 54 6, 6 5 8, the largest items being: lobsters, squeteague (weakfish), $86,478; scup, $138,030; and oysters (for market), $874,232.

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  • During this peculiar locomotion the numerous broad shields of the belly are of great advantage, as by means of their free edges the snake is enabled to catch and use as points of support the slightest projections of the ground.

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  • Similar plates are often used to catch any particles of gold that may be thrown back, while the main operation is so conducted that the bulk of the gold may be reduced to the state of amalgam by bringing the two metals into intimate contact under the stamp head, and remain in the battery.

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  • long, also lined with amalgamated copper plates, after the pyritic and other heavy minerals have been separated by depositing in catch pits and other similar contrivances.

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  • Both foreand hindwings are usually present, both pairs being membranous, the hindwings small and not folded when at rest, each provided along the costa with a row of curved hooks which catch on to a fold along the dorsum of the adjacent fore-wing during flight.

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  • Thus, wasps catch flies; worker ants make raids and carry off weak insects of many kinds; bees gather nectar from flowers and transform it into honey within their stomachs - largely for the sake of feeding the larvae in the nest.

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  • The habit of some genera is to catch the prey before making their tunnel, but more frequently the insect digs her nest, and then hunts for prey to put into it.

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  • Various devices have consequently been attached to leads intended to catch and hold the material when soft enough to be penetrated.

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  • It was he who compared laws to spiders' webs, which catch small flies and allow bigger ones to escape.

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  • The shad fishery is mainly in the lower waters of the Hudson river, and the catch diminished so rapidly from 1901 that in 1904 it was only about one-eighth of the average for the decade from 1890 to 1900.

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  • are not only absolutely sincere, but so outspoken that we cannot fail to catch their significance.

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  • The catch and canning of salmon are particularly important.

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  • Examples are: Rao (We) dekchai (boy) sam (three) kon (persons) cha (will) pai (go) chap (catch) pla (fish) samrap (for) hai (give) paw (father) kin (eat).

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  • This flourishing industry, which fully occupied 40,000 boats and 300,000 fishers assembled from all parts of Europe to catch and salt the favourite Lenten fare of the whole continent, was the property of the Danish crown, and the innumerable tolls and taxes imposed by the king on the frequenters of the market was one of his most certain and lucrative sources of revenue.

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  • - In these the pollen grains are smooth and light so as to be easily blown about, and are produced in great quantity; the stigmas are brushlike or feathery, and usually long and protruding so as readily to catch the pollen.

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  • The terrapin catch decreased in value from $22,333 in 1891 to $1,139 in 1901.

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  • " They endeavoured to enable the English reader to follow the correspondences of the original with the closest exactness, to catch the solemn repetition of words and phrases, to mark the subtleties of expression, to feel even the strangeness of unusual forms of speech."

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  • In British Columbian waters the main catch is of salmon, in addition to which are halibut, oolachan, herring, sturgeon, cod and shellfish.

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  • In order, therefore, to catch the popular votes, Drusus proposed the establishment of colonies in Italy and Sicily, and an increased distribution of corn at a reduced rate.

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  • Yet it may generally be allowed that a strain of nobility, of which we occasionally catch illuminating glimpses, extorts from time to time an all-forgiving admiration.

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  • catch of carp to three pounds.

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  • Nexus is pro-active in the battle against fare evasion on the Metro and regular blitzes to catch the fare dodgers.

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  • A second pipeline is under development to catch failures, targeting internal exons of Vega genes.

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  • She is excellent to lead, call, catch, farrier, dentist, vet.

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  • With a morbid fascination, people flocked to Kirkwall from outer areas to catch a glimpse of the devastation.

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  • fast forwardn always fast-forward through the commercials to catch up to real-time -- or not.

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  • But then he produces a real snorter, which Ponting can only fend to third slip, where Andrew Strauss takes a simple catch.

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  • Our coarse fisherman had yet to catch a coarse fish on the fly.

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  • greatcoats for the winter is coming and you might catch cold.

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  • If the unthinkable were to happen, and a room of your home were to catch fire, ceiling tiles can help to contain the spread, rather than allowing the fire to continue its climb upward toward your roof.

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  • Metal awnings aren't light, so it's important to keep an eye on their supports to catch the rust before it gets too bad.

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  • No drop-in sinks with a rim to catch debris, or molded sinks that could eventually wear out; created stone mimics natural stone in this regard.

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  • This type of tile provides a beautiful finish that has the ability to catch light, which will often result in a countertop that looks completely different at night than it does during the day.

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  • Peace of Mind - With a standard tanked water heater, there is always a fear that the tank will rust and leak or break, which will result in a flood if nobody's home to catch it in time.

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  • Facet : Facet cut stones are cut with many tiny cuts that catch and reflect light.

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  • Diamond cut 14 karat gold endless hoops sparkle as they catch the light adding a delightful touch to these striking earrings.

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  • Tiny rows of gemstones along the outside of the hoops catch the light and bring an added dimension to the earrings.

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  • A beautiful crystal bracelet, for instance, might look stunning however if it is going to catch on a silk dress and draw threads that may eventually form holes it is far from practical.

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  • It is important to ensure that the bracelet does not catch against delicate fabrics.

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  • The total catch in 1895 was 208,139 lb, valued at $7160, and in 1902 was 528,682 lb, valued at $37,669.

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  • Challenge your teenager to beat you up the mountainside to catch the sunset over the harbor.

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  • From seafood to southern fare, you can find a great catch, steak or salad at the restaurants included below while getting a feel for the city.

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  • The catch of the day features a variety of fish, most served stuffed with crab imperial.

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  • Most diners have a view of the harbor and can watch the fishing and pleasure boats while they enjoy the catch of the day or a meal from the raw bar.

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  • The atmosphere at the restaurant is relaxed and casual, without the need to wear your best attire to enjoy a large plate of the day's catch.

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  • Again Princess Mary tried to catch someone's eye, but not a single eye in the crowd was turned to her; evidently they were all trying to avoid her look.

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  • "Catch hold!" whispered Gerasim to the porter.

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  • But if they did catch me they'd string me up to an aspen tree, and with all your chivalry just the same.

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  • As long as you eat what you catch.

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  • The comparison made her breath catch.

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  • "Your message came up to the surface," the woman said after identifying herself as a state worker and named a department he didn't catch.

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  • They'll probably send her back to jail when they catch her.

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  • Sometimes when she was working in the kitchen, she would catch him watching her in that strange way and worry that there would be another such night, but it didn't happen.

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  • So absorbed was she with inner thoughts that the movement didn't immediately catch her attention.

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  • She wasn't able to catch up, though, not with the absolute weirdness of it all.

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  • Now, catch her before she hits her head.

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  • You hit the ground before I could catch you, he said.

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  • Feels like there should be a catch.

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  • Not that it mattered, but she'd need five inch heels to catch the gaze of someone as sexy as Gabriel.

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  • The catch she'd discounted as simple was going to damn them all.

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  • You fell, and I tried to catch you, but then you kind of veered to one side and I grabbed your arm but then you --

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  • Cold air made his lungs ache, and he slowed then stopped, buckling over to catch his breath.

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  • She didn't miss Hannah's stunned look, as if it were a miracle her homely sister could catch the eye of anyone!

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  • This was worse than ledge walking in the hotel; there was no balcony to catch her!

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  • There were several small vehicles, several more men with donkeys, and a slew of boats departing the harbor for the morning catch.

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  • He didn't catch the sarcasm in her voice; his gaze was trained on a woman clad only in a towel and trailed by steam, emerging from a door along one wall.

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  • Intent on fleeing him as well as the demons, she ran as hard as she could back to the castle before doubling over to catch her breath.

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  • Gabriel was at his place in the underworld, a small cottage tucked into Death.s realm, in the Everdark forest of Immortal trees whose hissing, fanlike leaves and snake-like branches moved to catch the quiet wind.

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  • Hannah.s gaze strayed beyond Kris to catch sight of Katie.

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  • "I.ll catch up with you later, love," he said.

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  • Only when they both emerged into the basement did she stop to catch her breath.

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  • When she reached the top of the beach, she paused to catch her breath before hurrying after Jade, whose determined walk soon outdistanced her.

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  • He couldn't catch his balance and steadied himself against a rock.

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  • The warrior before her had an intensity that made her breath catch, and the energy between them made her insides tingle.

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  • She caught herself with her hands before she did a face-plant on the ground and tried to catch her breath.

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  • He said something that her spinning mind couldn't catch.

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  • Hot, hungry, exhausted, she stopped twice on the trek up the hill to catch her breath.

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  • She bounced between them, unable to catch her balance.

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  • His sword flew over her head and his grip fell away too fast for her to catch her balance.

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  • He always made sure one of the adults was close by, but his youth and a natural sense of balance helped him to catch on to the sport quickly.

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  • Dean rushed to her side, just as Donald Ryland came out of his room, in time to catch a glance at the departing man who turned and strolled down the stairs to the street.

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  • "Might I speak to you, Mrs. Dean?" she said, hardly glancing at the menfolk as she tried to catch her breath.

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  • He had been fortunate to catch her on lunch break from her bedside vigil at her mother's apartment.

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  • He stopped to catch his breath.

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  • Dean tried listening to the two conversations while responding to the one, all at the same time but only managed to catch Cynthia's carte blanc offer for Martha to stay, 'as long as necessary'.

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  • Not unless I catch him at the full moon.

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  • Why don't I leave you two alone so you can catch up?

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  • Carmen took a few extra steps to catch up with Katie's stride.

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  • In her clumsy attempt to catch it, she teetered for a moment before regaining her balance.

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  • Sure, everyone winds up in the hospital when they catch a cold.

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  • So when Lori picked him up again Easter Sunday morning, Carmen said nothing - except a prayer that Josh wouldn't catch him.

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  • At the gate, she finally paused to catch her breath, her face still burning.

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  • "You have orders for lodging and supplies," the fed said, hurrying to catch up to him.

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  • Lana lay gasping, unable to catch her breath for several moments.

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  • The metal panels on top of the generator opened like a flower, automatically adjusting themselves to catch the most sun.

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  • Death was waiting for Gabriel when he dozed off.  He'd planned on staying awake and moving so she wouldn't catch up to them, but even he needed a short nap after three straight days of grueling travel in the underworld.

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  • I know what happens if you catch us.  What I don't know is why you'd try to talk to me.  You know where we are?

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  • Until the seventh day after she drowned herself, assuming Darkyn doesn't catch you first.

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  • Any normal woman would know you're a catch.

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  • Follow this path until you reach a stream.  Follow the stream towards the smaller moon.  I'll catch up with you.  Whatever you do, don't leave the stream.

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  • Shivering, she began to run again on the trail.  She heard the fast moving stream long before she reached it and paused to catch her breath on its bank.

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  • He looked up instinctively, sensing something different about this thunder.  It didn't sound like the rumbling thunder he'd heard in the mortal world.  It sounded like an explosion in the sky.  The jungle canopy blocked his view, so he leapt up to catch the branch of the nearest tree.  He scaled the tree quickly, stopping only when he broke through the layers of leaves.  More tiny explosions came, and he twisted to see what they were.

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  • Helpless until the trees finished flinging them around, Katie struggled to grab the branches, so she didn't end up like Deidre.  Finally, a branch wrapped around her and pulled her through the canopy, dumping her at the edge of the jungle.  Toby landed with a grunt beside her, and she lay still to catch her breath, still hoping Deidre reappeared.

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  • While it was close enough to catch broadcasts of Phillies baseball and Eagles football, it was far enough away to be isolated from most of the brutality associated with the city of Brotherly Love.

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  • An unusual number of people were enjoying the unseasonable weather, spending the last few hours out of doors; fathers playing catch with sons, youngsters riding trikes or skipping rope, and others content to just drink in the springtime evening.

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  • Dean wished he could follow the lead of the pensioners and catch a nap.

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  • Vinnie, you son-of-a-bitch, you'll be a dead man if I catch up to you!

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  • I got to catch a plane back up to Boston—tickets for the Symphony and stuff like that.

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  • You'd need more than a lawyer if they catch up with you.

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  • A family out fishing had the catch of the day, in the same general area where Billie had bobbed to light.

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  • As it turned out, Fred nearly did catch him.

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  • "Now all I have to do is catch her," he answered as he left the busy newspaper for police headquarters.

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  • "They can't get far with a smashed windshield," he said to Fred as he plopped down in a booth to catch his breath before the police arrived.

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  • He chased after her, in time to catch a glimpse of yellow as she barged out the door toward the parking lot.

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  • "No—not by a long shot," answered Dean, "but the way I see it, it's the best opportunity we've had to date to catch up with this guy—the closest we'll ever get to the jerk.

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  • He stood atop nearly 11,000 feet of mountain gazing in wonderment at the spec­tacular view below him as he strained to catch his breath.

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  • The old man held out a cup of coffee to his stepson, who continued trying to catch his breath.

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  • But it was enough to catch the rider's number before the jacket cov­ered it.

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  • "I'll live," Dean said in answer to the anxious questions of the approaching group as he tried to catch his breath.

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  • Dean was still trying to catch his breath when another car rolled to a stop on the road above him.

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  • Where did you catch up to Jeffrey Byrne?

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  • But you didn't catch me, huh?

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  • . . to catch me with my phone off?

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  • She ghosted up beside him, standing close enough to catch a whiff of his cologne.

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  • I'll bring a couple of cages home from work tomorrow, so we can catch the chickens and bring them all up here at once.

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  • Yeah. He said he was trying to catch you to see how bad you were hurt.

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  • She dodged his hand as it darted out to catch her, and raced around the counter, giggling all the while.

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  • I was just trying to catch Brutus.

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  • Well, I guess I'll catch him later.

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  • Did I catch you out at the barn?

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  • The week slipped by and all too soon it was time for Alex to catch his plane.

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  • If I get in early enough, I'll try to catch an earlier flight.

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  • She ran faster to catch up to him and saw the small group at the bottom of the hill.

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  • He eased back so they could both catch their breaths.

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  • I'm going to take a quick shower and catch some sleep.

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  • This was yesterday's catch.

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  • Jenn pretended to be more disoriented than she was, wanting to catch him by surprise and Travel before he caught her.

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  • Yully flew down the hall ahead of him, and he ran to catch up with her, not convinced she hadn't lost it.

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  • I volunteered to help you catch a vamp, not become the vamp you experimented on!

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  • One of the guardsmen was half the size of the other two, and his strikes were almost too fast and low for her to catch.

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  • Bianca heard her voice catch and couldn't answer.

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  • She waited for him to catch up then ducked through a door leading from the inner city beyond the walls, and he followed.

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  • He spotted Katie & Bill on the second row and waited for an opportunity to catch Katie's attention.

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  • She smiled and nudged Princess into a lope, leaving him to shut the gate and catch up.

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  • I'll even help you catch some.

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  • I used to catch crawdads in this creek with my friends when I was a kid.

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  • "I can make my own sandwich," he said, "and they can catch their own crawdads."

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  • If she wanted to catch him alone, she'd better get it done now.

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  • The airplane trip to Arkansas seemed like an opportunity to catch up on reading, but his mind kept drifting away from the book.

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  • The burning in her eyes had little to do with the creek water, and after such a cowardly display, she didn't want him to catch her crying.

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  • He managed to catch a few stray rats for food, but they tasted different.

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  • No one chased her, and she stopped to hide in the shadows of the stone wall at the end of the drive to catch her breath.

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  • In course of time the star, with its expansive force diminished, suffers encroachments from the neighbouring vortices, and at length they catch it up. If the ' Princip. part ii.

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  • Among the Australian natives we catch the consecrating agency at work.

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  • We also catch the god himself at the work of consecration in tales of voices heard from heaven or of birds alighting on favoured heads.

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  • In some places along the coast there is a narrow strip of decomposed coral limestone; often, too, a coral reef has served to catch the sediment washed down the mountain side until a deep sedimentary soil has been deposited.

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  • Pike-perch and a few blue pike are taken in the Susquehanna, where shad are no longer plentiful since work was begun on McCall's Ferry dam, and in 1908 the entire catch for the river was valued at about $20,000, but in the Delaware there are valuable shad 'and herring fisheries.

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  • In 1908 the total catch on Lake Erie was valued at $200,869, the principal items being herring ($90,108), blue pike ($13,657) and whitefish ($31,580).

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  • The catch of herring was twice as much in 1908 as in 1907 and that of whitefish nearly four times as much in 1908 as in 1907; this increase was attributed to the work of the state hatcheries.

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  • The herring fleet possesses more than 600 boats and the annual catch averages nearly £200,000.

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  • When in use, it is held at right angles to the periscope above the upper window by a bayonet catch; when not in use, it is lowered and sprung round the body of the periscope just below the upper prism box.

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  • As a result convection currents are produced in the air which are sufficient to catch the basidiospores in their fall and carry them, away from the regions of comparative atmospheric stillness near the ground, to the upper air where more powerful air-currents can bring about their wide distribution.

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  • 22), below the uptakes, are provided to catch the dust carried out of the furnace proper by the escaping products of combustion, lest it enter and choke the regenerators.

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  • They catch puffins, fulmar petrels, guillemots, razorbirds, Manx shearwaters and solan geese both for their oil and for food.

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  • They appear to catch what is called the "boat-cold" caused by the arrival of strange boats, and at one time the children suffered severely from a form of lockjaw known as the "eight days' sickness."

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  • At times, and not unfrequently, a troop may be heard, roaring in concert, one assuming the lead, and two, three or four more regularly taking up their parts, like persons singing a catch.

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  • He, moreover, by no means limits himself to animals of his own killing, but, according to Selous, often prefers eating game that has been killed by man, even when not very fresh, to taking the trouble to catch an animal himself.

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  • The annual catch of the entire sea is valued at an average of one million sterling.

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  • The principal catch is haddock and herring.s.

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  • The catch of the North Sea and Baltic fisheries in 1906 was valued at over 700,000, exclusive of herrings for salting.

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  • Conant was not a separatist, and the Salem settlement was a commercial venture, partly agricultural and partly to provide a wintering place for Banks fishermen so that they might more quickly make their spring catch.

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  • In 1894 (the last year for which accurate statistics have been issued) 350 fishing smacks were,in active service, giving a catch of 2480 tons of fish.

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  • Approximately, the value of the annual catch may be reckoned at from £600,000 to £800,000.

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  • The fishing industry was of great importance: the annual catch in the Lake of Moeris and its canal formed an important part of the Egyptian revenue.

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  • The cat was sometimes trained by the sportsman to catch birds.

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  • From these hills which catch the first downpour of the rains from the ocean, the ground falls eastward.

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  • In 1905 the total catch of fish of all kinds (excepting shell-fish) amounted to 7,856,310 cwts., and in 1907 (the highest recorded to 1910), 9,018,154 cwts.

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  • The most important fisheries on the Illinois river and its tributaries were at Havana, Pekin and Peoria, which in 2907-1908 were represented by a total catch of about 10,000,000 lb, out of a total for this river system of 27,570,000 lb.

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  • On the face of the Western Ghats, and on the Khasi hills, overlooking the Bay of Bengal, where the mountains catch the masses of vapour as it rises off the sea, the rainfall is enormous.

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  • Their favourite prey is sheep, but tribe, they are also said to run down antelopes and hares, or rather catch them by lying in ambush.

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  • When the revolution came the members of the four orders had to flee for their lives, although the people who killed or imprisoned those they could catch were generally good Catholics.

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  • Shrimp are abundant; the shrimp fishers are Chinese and fourfifths of the catch is exported to China.

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  • The spirits also sometimes inhabit certain birds or fishes, which are then taboo, as food, to the family; but they will help to catch them for others.

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  • Failure to catch or induce plague from clothing that has been worn by plague patients proves nothing.

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  • A catch or pall, turning on a fixed axis, prevents the ratchet-wheel or rack from reversing its motion.

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  • When the clutch is moved towards the hoop, its arms catch those of the hoop, and cause the hoop to rotate and to communicate its rotation to the pulley by friction.

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  • The third abdominal segment usually carries a pair of short appendages whose basal segments are fused together; this is the "catch" (fig.

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  • The annual catch of„the latter averages about two hundred.

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  • This treatment on the principle of "setting a thief to catch a thief" is frequently very useful.

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  • 2 Altar candlesticks consist of five parts: the foot, stem, knob in the centre, bowl to catch the drippings, and pricket (a sharp point on which the candle is fixed).

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  • As a teacher he commanded universal respect, and wherever we catch a glimpse of his activity he appears to advantage.

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  • Only points high in altitude catch much rain.

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  • The fresh-water fish caught in the Great Lakes by residents in Michigan exceed in value those caught by residents of other states, and in 1907 the catch was valued at $1,806,767.

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  • Nearly one-half both in quantity and value are taken from Lake Michigan, and, although as many as twenty kinds are caught in considerable quantities, more than 90% of the value of the catch consists of trout, herring, white fish and perch.

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  • deep. The bottom, slightly conical, has a groove near the circumference to catch the amalgam, which is withdrawn through a discharge-spout into a bowl.

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  • There is a large fishing industry in Lake Huron, the Canadian catch being valued at over a quarter million dollars per annum.

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  • Until 1901 New Jersey's fisheries were more important than those of any other state in the Middle or South Atlantic groups; but after that date, owing to a decrease in the catch of bluefish, shad, clams and oysters, the annual catch of New York and Virginia became more valuable.

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  • The total catch in 1904 was 90,108,068 Ib, valued at $3,385,415, a decline of 28% in value since 1901.

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  • Fishing, as a commercial pursuit, is carried on in seventeen counties, and attains its greatest importance in Cumberland county, where the catch in 1904 was valued at $1,090,157, and the oyster catch alone at $1,046,147.

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  • In the other counties along the Delaware shad is the chief product, and these counties furnish nearly nine-tenths of the catch.

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  • While he penned dissertations on the futility of fame and the burden of celebrity he was trimming his sails to catch the breeze of popular applause.

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  • From 1901 to 1904 inclusive, the average annual catch amounted to 195,335,646 lb, and its average value was $5,557,083.

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  • In 1908, according to state reports, the catch was 185,476,343 lb, valued at $3,849,900.

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  • were the supporters of William (possibly the name was derived from the light blue, scaly looking Bavarian coat of arms), the latter the party of the disaffected nobles, who wanted to catch and devour the fat burgher fish.

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  • Two events now occurred which served to cast a gloom over the poet's life and to interrupt his activity, - the outbreak of the Civil War, and the tragic fate of his wife, who, having accidentally allowed her dress to catch fire, was burnt to death in her own house in 1861.

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  • His courtesy to all visitors, even to strangers and children who called to look at him, or who, not venturing to call, hung about his garden-gate in order to catch a glimpse of him, was almost a marvel.

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  • This small pinion carries a finger, M, which is arranged to catch against the finger, G, when moved up to it.

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  • The Columbia river has long been famous for its salmon, and as the supply seemed threatened with exhaustion for several years following the maximum catch in 1883, the state legislature in 1901 passed an act establishing a close season both early in the spring and late in the summer and prohibiting any fishing, except with hook and line, at any time, without a licence.

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  • The total catch of salmon on the Oregon side of the Columbia river in 1901 was 16,725,435 lb from this it rose to 24,575,228 lb in 1903, but fell to 18,151,743 lb in 1907 and 18,463,546 in 1908.

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  • They are a shy, harmless, simple folk, living chiefly by hunting; they lime birds, catch fish by poisoning the water, and are skilled in getting wild honey; they have bows with iron-pointed arrows and breed hunting dogs.

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  • When the gas had to be purified from carbon disulphide as well as from sulphuretted hydrogen, slaked lime was employed for the removal of carbon dioxide and the greater quantity of the sulphur compounds, whilst a catch box or purifier of oxide of iron served to remove the last traces of sulphuretted hydrogen.

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  • ft., whilst the catch box of oxide of iron then removes all traces of sulphuretted hydrogen.

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  • Thus there are a few 3 Ferns which climb, others are .8 water plants, while many, especially those which live as epiphytes, are more or less xerophytic. Some of the epiphytic forms (Polypodium quercifolium, Platycerium) have strongly dimorphic leaves, the sterile leaves serving in some cases to catch falling debris, and thus to provide the plant with soil.

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  • The oyster fishery represented in 1902 about 45% of the entire value of the state's fisheries, the catch in that year being 689,700 bush., valued at $118,460, an increase over 1897 of 474,800 bush.

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  • The "catch" was valued in 1895 at $3,212,985 and in 1905 at $3,377,330.

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  • Mackerel was a relatively unimportant catch until about 1821, and since then has been an important but unstable return; halibut fishing has been vigorously pursued since about 1836 and herring since about 1856.

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  • To him we owe the well-known catch, "Hark, the bonny Christ Church bells."

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  • With compressed-air machines which discharge the cold air direct into the insulated room or hold, a snow box is provided close to the outlet of the expansion cylinder to catch the snow and congealed oil.

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  • In China otters are taught to catch fish, being let into the water for the purpose attached to a long cord.

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  • Occasionally she had a flashing thought that she didn't care if the Indians caught her, but when she reminded herself that they would also catch Bordeaux, she summoned up a little energy from that mystery area.

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  • It's a lot different than saving Timothy but you might help catch a serial killer.

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  • Even when I paused to catch my breath, the director didn't interrupt.

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  • "Why don't I show you what I'm going to do to that little shit of a brother of yours?" he asked with a slow smile and a gleam in his eyes that made her breath catch.

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  • Besides, they're hard little bastards to catch, if you hadn't noticed, Damian pointed out.

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  • Darkyn's tongue flickered out to catch the drop of blood from the corner of his mouth.

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  • When he returned to the parlor, Cynthia had emerged from her quarters in time to catch a mini-rerun of Brandon Westlake's slide show—enough to be enthralled.

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  • The jockeying crowd made it difficult for five-foot Cynthia Dean to catch more than a glimpse of the activity as bodies rolled and washed across the pavement and errant streams drenched the crowd.

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  • Two hours remained before the last of the day's celebrations— the Jeep flare parade down the mountain, followed by a massive fireworks display—so after finishing supper, the Deans began playing catch up with Bird Song's chores.

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  • And shamed papa who wanted to shotgun the bastard if he could catch him!

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  • Sure. He was like those guys in the musicals—loveable rogues who roll into town and catch the eye of the local star-struck gal and sweep them off their feet.

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  • Gabriel was working them – and himself - overtime to try to catch up.

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  • He started towards her, senses trained to catch any movement from Darkyn before the demon attacked him.

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  • He couldn.t catch his balance and steadied himself against a rock.

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  • Dean suggested Cynthia try to catch some sleep as it was nearly dark as they passed through Delta, Colorado and the open stretches of desert-like country beyond.

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  • Part of him rejoiced while another part of him thought the boon was too easily won from the creature before him.  There had to be a catch.  Death wouldn't agree to anything so easily.  He found himself wishing for the advice of Andre or Kris, men smart where he was brash.  She said nothing else and Rhyn turned away, striding out of the chamber.

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  • As fast as Kris ran, he couldn't catch her.  He grew more baffled when she seemed to pull ahead of him without any sign of the exhaustion she'd showed when they stopped.  Desperation could motivate, and so could fear for her sister.  He pushed himself harder to catch her.  Thunder boomed overhead.  Forms he assumed were demons swooped above the canopy, casting shadows.  He caught glimpses of fur and wings through leaves and ran until his chest was heaving.  Hannah remained ahead of him, though he realized he was beginning to gain on her.  He had to reach her before the demons did and swept her away, as they had Kiki.

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  • "Take tomorrow and check out the details, like the life insurance and that stuff and catch up on your paper work," Anderson continued.

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  • I got to catch a plane back up to Boston—tickets for the Symphony and stuff like that.

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  • "No—not by a long shot," answered Dean, "but the way I see it, it's the best opportunity we've had to date to catch up with this guy—the closest we'll ever get to the jerk.

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  • My mom couldn't drive so she used to catch a bus nearly every day to visit my dad.

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  • It's now Thursday and I'm playing catch up after three incredibly hectic weeks.

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  • There are a few catch phrases thrown in from various other famous films along the way, which add to the comedy.

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  • ae ashet WI grooves in the china tae catch the gravy.

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  • airburst round, designed to create a cone of shell fragments directed down to catch prone and entrenched troops.

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  • Alice walker kind of hate playing the likes would catch the.

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  • allowable catch " have to be thrown back dead, as the noble Lady said.

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  • aluminium aluminum hydride dust can even catch fire on a damp day.

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  • alumnuser, we welcome alumni who want to catch up on what's happening at Castle.

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  • An ilka troot will be the match O ilka ither ane I catch?

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  • Well, who hasn't seen that coyote catch an anvil with his head for the umpteenth time?

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  • Every catch by Neenan was greeted with tumultuous applause, every desperate tackle by a Burnley player produced roars of approval.

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  • If I were going to catch an arapaima on camera, it would have to be somewhere else.

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  • arrived at the airport at 14:00 in time to catch the slightly delayed flight back to Gatwick.

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  • They are unlikely to be carrying avian flu but they can suffer from other infections that people can catch.

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  • Then in a somewhat awkward manner the little pup began hobbling toward the others, doing its best to catch up... .

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  • We believe that a fund is needed to attract scientists and catch up with the enormous backlog of need.

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  • We are working to catch up with the considerable backlog of the individual RNAi experiments from papers.

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  • After seeing Dad land a barbel both Joe and Tom wanted to catch one.

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  • That catch included barbel, using the long trotting method with a centre-pin reel.

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  • Flying to las great big Bertha a string of like now catch.

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  • Problems occur because these sticky patches can catch any debris in the blood which in turn makes the plaques bigger.

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  • To put a plastic wheely bin under the ceiling to catch the water.

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  • biosafety regulation, however, has yet to catch up with research.

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  • That's why we are finding it so difficult to catch the little blighter.

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  • blobs of glue on them to catch insects.

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  • Crofts added a fourth very shortly after when the keeper made another blooper, dropping a catch at the marksman's feet.

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  • The long drop continues to be THE place to catch a tree boa!

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  • To draw large had three aces boatman could catch it all might.

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  • Year round, depending on weather conditions, anglers can catch bonefish weighing an average of 3-6 lbs.

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  • bonnet catch.

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  • Trick Catch: The competitor throws a boomerang which must travel past the 20 meter line.

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  • In a spectacular finish, Newton led the charge down the final straight, just failing to catch the breakaways.

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  • However, Badger have broken the price barrier in a big way with their new oval brolly, so what's the catch?

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  • He arrives in time for the May fly hatch in order to catch brown trout.

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  • There are many well placed pot bunkers lying in wait to catch the errant shot.

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  • Food and Wine Matches: ostrich burgers, if you can catch them?

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  • burrs that might catch unwary fingers.

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  • Meet at the Reynolds building at 6.15 to catch the rugby bus.

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  • Catching hermit crabs, watching bright red sticky beadlet anemones catch a passing shrimp, watching the slippery butterfish vanish beneath a rock.

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  • butterscotch schnapps didn't taste much worse when it came up again if you catch my drift.

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  • One angler from New Key using red and black buzzer or bloodworm on a catch and release ticket had 12 fish averaging 2 1/2lb.

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  • Be careful OK don't take the subway or anything, catch a cab, your father can pay for it.

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  • If you know it is going to rain leave your watering cans outside to catch the water.

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