How to use Dropping in a sentence
He closed his eyes, dropping his head back.
Tell me you're not dropping out of school!
Elisabeth sat with Jackson's head in her lap, her tears dropping on his face.
Dropping the papers on her computer desk, she then stripped off her coat and passed by the guest…Toby's room.
She maneuvered him into the house, almost dropping him in front of the fire.Advertisement
And my affairs are in such a bad way that my position is now a terrible one, continued Anna Mikhaylovna, sadly, dropping her voice.
His grandfather, who was his godfather, trembling and afraid of dropping him, carried the infant round the battered tin font and handed him over to the godmother, Princess Mary.
Hadn't she been supportive of Brandon when he made his foolish move of dropping out of college?
Startled, he jumped to his feet, dropping the umbrella.
Dropping off this little package was accomplished with no regret as she wouldn't cease screaming her head off keeping my nerves on edge the entire time we were together.Advertisement
Deidre fled to it, needing something to bolster the defenses that were dropping too fast.
Friends and strangers alike acted out their stilted scenes before dropping onto the page as words again.
The woman he assumed was Hannah stared at him, her mouth dropping open.
Dropping it now would be like losing another friend.
They are dropping quickly.Advertisement
The long ride back to Ouray reminded Dean of another trip after dropping Cynthia at the airport.
So a thousandfold increase in capacity at one-fortieth the cost is like the $50,000 Mercedes dropping to a buck and a quarter.
Tucking his legs under him and dropping his head he sat down on the cold ground by the wheel of the cart and remained motionless a long while sunk in thought.
He handled weapons as if they were extensions of his body, never dropping them or misplacing a strike.
She growled but settled, her head dropping back against his shoulder.Advertisement
She rubbed the lumpy scar on her arm, her attention caught by the sight of a jaguar dropping from a tree branch to the edge of the park and the forest a short distance away.
I'm sure they're just dropping him crumbs.
I have plans too, you know - and they don't include dropping out three months short of graduation.
He grabbed the child under his arm and after dropping the now limp boy on the other side, climbed back over.
He smiled, his gaze absently dropping to her clinging shirt.Advertisement
It was dark, cold, and the shots hit the man with lopsided shoulders, dropping him dead to the ground.
Taran nodded and stripped off his tunic and excess weapons before dropping into a fighting stance opposite his challenger.
Dropping the Fork offers a fantasy character generator that is a read and roll style.
Dropping off home-cooked meals was a very nice gesture.
He leaned forward, dropping the paper to his lap.Advertisement
He fumbled with the flashlight, nearly dropping it when his arms embraced her.
His voice was soft, and he shook off the darkness before dropping to the ground beside her.
You have a plan that involves more than dropping into a secret meeting of Others?
She made sure he continued walking then swung herself over, dropping ten feet on the other side.
She lowered it to the ground, dropping it in a heap.Advertisement
Triumphant yet still angry, she wriggled slowly out of her shirt, dropping it beside her.
He lowered the curtain, dropping the room into darkness.
Jonny broke loose, dropping to the ground.
She let go, dropping into a heap on the ground then vaulting to her feet and running.
She held his gaze in silent challenge a moment longer before dropping back and stretching out once more.Advertisement
She lifted the wooden cover before dropping her hand as if the book were hot enough to scald her.
She started forward and faltered, nearly dropping to her knees.
Taran touched her face before dropping his hand to hers.
Hilden said nothing, his gaze dropping to the book.
The vision of her dropping beneath his arrows replaced it, and he clenched his jaw.Advertisement
Strong hands caught her by the waist and she turned, dropping the arm from its sling and around his neck.
What was so strange about a man dropping in to welcome a new neighbor - one visitor to another - a man welcoming a person who lived several miles away?
Dropping to one of the benches, she opened one of the books and leafed through the colorful pages, pausing when she recognized a plant.
Unlocking the door, she hurried through the house, dropping the packages on the table.
She propped it on the railing and tried to manipulate the box, wondering if dropping it messed up something.Advertisement
Her rustling around the kitchen – including dropping a can of chicken – didn't wake him.
He made it and gave her a rueful smile before dropping down beside her.
Although formerly in very extensive employment, this instrument is dropping out of use and the " sounder " (and in many cases the telephone) is being used in its place.
The climate of Minas Geraes is characterized by high sun temperatures and cool nights, the latter often dropping below the freezing point on the higher campos.
Opposite the castle is the Dropping Well, the waters of which are impregnated with lime and have petrifying power, this action causing the curious and beautiful incrustations formed where the water falls over a slight cliff.
There is usually fixed above the sucker a short iron valverod, with a device known as a rivet-catcher to prevent damage to the pump by the dropping of rivets from the pump-rods.
The Janglam takes a circuitous course southwards to Gyantse and the Yamdok Cho before dropping again over the Khambala pass to the ferry at Khamba barje near Chushul.
On the other hand, it is commonly thought that the single potentialdifferences at the surface of metals and electrolytes have been determined by methods based on the use of the capillary electrometer and on others depending on what is called a dropping electrode, that is, mercury dropping rapidly into an electrolyte and forming a cell with the mercury at rest in the bottom of the vessel.
Owing, however, to the close proximity of stigma and anthers, very slight irregularity in the movements of the visiting insect will cause self-pollination, which may also occur by the dropping of pollen from the anthers of the larger stamens on to the stigma.
The reference to "tail" is either to the expression "turn tail" in flight, or to the habit of animals dropping the tail between the legs when frightened; in heraldry, a lion in this position is a "lion coward."
It was hoped that, in the circumstances, Dr Lukacs, a financier of experience, might be able to come to terms with Mr de Justh, on the basis of dropping the bank question for the time, or, failing that, to patch together out of the rival parties some sort of a working majority.
In a mine with two shafts a ventilating current may result from other conditions creating a difference in the temperature of the air in either shaft - for example, the cooling effect of dropping water or the heating effect of steam pipes.
Titanium trioxide, T103, is obtained as a yellow precipitate by dropping the chloride into alcohol, adding hydrogen peroxide, and finally ammonium carbonate or potash.
In 1881 a French force crossed the Algerian frontier under pretext of chastising the independent Khmir or Kroumir tribes on the north-east of the regency, and, quickly dropping the mask, advanced on the capital and compelled the Bey to accept the French protectorate.
We then extract one ingot after another at successively lower temperatures and chill each ingot by dropping it into water or by some other method of very rapid cooling.
The decomposition of the carbide by water may be brought about either by bringing the water slowly into contact with an excess of carbide, or by dropping the carbide into an excess of water, and these two main operations again may be varied by innumerable ingenious devices by which the rapidity of the contact may be modified or even eventually stopped.
The motion of the plate may be simply produced by dropping it between two vertical grooves, the tuning-forks being properly fixed to a frame above.
At the very time when Lithuania was thus becoming a compact, united, powerful state, Poland seemed literally to be dropping to pieces.
Rough seas, &c., cause them to seek safety in dropping into deeper water.
The seamen, instead of dropping down on the battery, had to go back to it 400 yd.
Another party of marines dropping straight to the mole had established a strong point by No.
When the length of the flowering season is considered, it will be obvious that it is impossible to keep up the show of a single border or plot for six months together, since plants, as they are commonly arranged, come dropping into and out of flower one after another; and even where a certain number are in bloom at the same time, they necessarily stand apart, and so the effects of contrast, which can be perceived only among adjacent objects, are lost.
In connexion with this subject mention must also be made of the water dropping influence machine of the same inventor.'
The bucket then descends along the hoist-track to make way for the next succeeding one, and K is lowered, dropping the charge into the furnace.
In albuminous Monocotyledons the cotyledon itself, probably in consequence of its terminal position, is commonly the agent by which the embryo is thrust out of the seed, and it may function solely as a feeder, its extremity developing as a sucker through which the endosperm is absorbed, or it may become the first green organ, the terminal sucker dropping off with the seed-coat when the endosperm is exhausted.
He was interested in many things, and threw himself with ardour into whatever he took up; he contrived schemes quickly, and pushed them on with an energy which usually made them succeed when no long time was needed, for, if a project was delayed, there was a risk of his tiring of it and dropping it.
The Kirghiz in 1903 declared that its surface had been rising steadily during the preceding ten years, though prior to that it was dropping.
Most authorities have held that the new form was derived from E by dropping the lowermost crossbar; some have held that it developed out of the old Vau, a view which is not impossible in itself and has the similar development in Aramaic (Tema) in its favour.
From this year to 1889 it fluctuated considerably, reaching 157,534 acres in 1880 and dropping to 89,225 acres in 1884.
This engagement, in the commencement of his second year at the bar, and the dropping in of occasional fees, must have raised his hopes; and he now abandoned the scheme of becoming a provincial barrister.
After this he was known as "the orator of the human race," by which title he called himself, dropping that of baron, and substituting for his baptismal names the pseudonym of Anacharsis, from the famous philosophical romance of the Abbe Jean Jacques Barthelemy.
He ranges freely about the world, touching the laughable sides of things with kindly laughter, and every now and then dropping the risibile and taking to the rationale.
There, in the Tze line, towards the end of the 8th century B.C., we find a Kung Kia, whose posterity, according to the rules for the dropping of surnames, became the Kung clan.
The usual method employed for the preparation of the gas consists in dropping bromine on to a mixture of amorphous phosphorus and water, when a violent reaction takes place and the gas is rapidly liberated.
In dropping it dislodges the detent of the reducing slide, and the slide springs forward and reduces the flow of the sugar.
The pope ignored the decisions of the assembly; so, dropping the regale, the king demanded that, to obviate further conflict, the assembly should define the limits of the authority due respectively to the king, the Church and the pope.
The Watchers are in town, and they may be dropping by to visit.
Two felt the stinging blow at the back of his head and wobbled, dropping to his knees.
Alex checked the door and then walked back to Carman, dropping a hand of assistance to her.
Dropping the papers on her computer desk, she then stripped off her coat and passed by the guestâ€¦Toby's room.
He was quick about it and placed a Hello Kitty Band-Aid over the small puncture before dropping the vials into his coat pocket.
She had nothing to say to the man, unless it was to condemn him for kidnapping her, wedding her against her will, and dropping her like a sack of potatoes for his sisters to retrain.
Dean sped downhill, the temperature dropping in the breeze he created as the steep sides of the narrow valley blocked out all the midmorning sun.
Her rustling around the kitchen â€“ including dropping a can of chicken â€“ didn't wake him.
In the first year, The Sun flew a model airplane over the compound dropping leaflets exposing the double dealing of Nick Bateman.
Iain Connell, Uk I do not agree with dropping the possessive apostrophe.
One of the biggest problems with shooting archery, is ' dropping your arm ' .
They may worry about simple things like dropping a cup, forgetting a name or becoming unusually bad-tempered.
Repeated unsuccessful attempts dropping the f. A buy-in for curie becquerel tested.
Crofts added a fourth very shortly after when the keeper made another blooper, dropping a catch at the marksman's feet.
Lewsey, Tindall, Ellis, Cohen and Moody have all botched penetrative moves by dropping the ball under minimal pressure.
From the top of the bank a few sheets of corrugated iron were seen protruding and dropping down we found the bothy.
Originally the tramway from the quarries terminated high up the side of the valley, with stone dropping down much longer chutes.
At least you can't drop a clanger by dropping your props.
You can hear the clunk of jaws dropping, then giggling.
They told of the planes high up in the sky dropping cluster bombs, tearing people to bits.
The ground compaction system worked by dropping a triangular weight repeatedly onto the old car park asphalt.
Dropping missiles at an armored convoy in an Apache helicopter?
She tried to pull away, took one gasping breath, then convulsed before dropping unconscious to the floor.
Dropping to a crouch Darkhawk leveled his gnomish crossbow and fired three bolts at the beast but all three missed.
It was hard to hold together without dropping any 50p crumbs.
The weak heads are not weak, not drooping, not dropping.
Our informal oenological academy has been going for five years with people dropping out for finals and medical electives, and jobs.
A few more finches are flying around, some dropping into the dense scrub beneath us, presumably to roost.
The heavy flak batteries were still pounding away at them and they were dropping to within range of the light flak.
He saw again the old geezer gasping, clutching his chest, dropping to the cement floor.
I run back to the sack before dropping into one of the shallow northern corries by way of a steep but predominantly grassy slope.
She spends the week dropping subtle hints, which I totally fail to notice.
I feel much more inclined to do some exercise once I notice my weight dropping.
Dropping the dogmatic insistence on a private company is a good start.
Spray dried flowers with hair lacquer to prevent them dropping.
Members of the public caught dropping litter will also continue to be hit with £ 50 fixed penalty notices.
Examples might be flushing the loo, or dropping some heavy object on the floor.
To be sure, the magnitude of the earth's magnetism has been dropping for a long time.
The dropping of the red masthead, and reintroduction of the Daily symbolized the seismic shift in the paper's positioning.
For example, regular grooming keeps dogs and cats from dropping hairs everywhere and also prevents their fur from getting matted.
The Bride in Canticles (5.13) says, " His lips are like lilies, dropping sweet-smelling myrrh.
You surely are not comparing the limited damage to Beirut to dropping a nuke on the city?
Employing these tactics enabled each wave of two-ship pairs to engage tanks selectively and avoid dropping ordnance on less significant targets.
An adult Purple Heron dropping in to the reeds and a female Marsh Harrier causing Pandemonium among the duck and waders added further excitement.
To achieve this, all aircraft were fitted with freight panniers, some of which will be removed for container dropping exercises.
The ground so parched, the shrubs dropping leaves in an effort to just hang in there till the rain.
The movie opens up with a seemingly random group of people suddenly dropping stone-cold dead in Boston.
The mystery unfolds at a languid pace, dropping a few red herrings along the way.
I'd hacked at my hair with nail scissors yesterday in front of the mirror, dropping the curls in the bin.
Bomb dropping experiments began, and in July 1914, a 14 " torpedo was launched from a short seaplane.
Fore cabin has a super ser catalytic cabin heater, a dinette with table top dropping down to make a double bed.
Then mix in a jaw dropping performance by the film's controversial director as a degenerate white slaver.
It sent biotech stocks on a downward slide, with some dropping 20% at the end of the day.
The geezer standing on the stem appears to be taking depth soundings or possibly dropping some form of anchor.
The wind shifted and we took a heading heading slightly toward Brixham before dropping the spinnaker, hardening up and making for Dartmouth.
The one and only time I ever ventured in there I recognized every face, from dropping my teenage stepdaughter off at school.
I'd feel stupid trying to phone or dropping them a note or whatever!
For instance, the dropping of final syllables seems to be quite common.
This trap is capable of slow dropping pigeons to fast springing teal.
An F-14 tomcat, looks like it's making an evasive, punching burner and dropping flares.
It was the ring, dropping from her lifeless fingers into the chocolate torte.
It now supports alpha transparency and dropping a draw file onto the Paint icon produce a bitmap of the file contents.
The railroad still plays a part, with a station at the base of the slopes, dropping off weekend day trippers from Denver.
Actually it was a highly disappointing rabbit dropping style turd.
Dropping John O'Shea and playing Gary Neville at center half wit Wes Brown, Ferguson seems to have missed the point.
Callers should then dial " 44 " for the UK, then your telephone number, dropping the initial zero.
The Coast Path enters the village via a steep zigzag through someone's garden, dropping steeply to the harbor.
This notion has died out in England by the dropping of the preposition; but it long lived on wherever Latin or French was used.
It is a remarkable and newly-ascertained fact that in regeneration (in Potamilla) the thorax is not replaced by the growth of uninjured thoracic segments; but that the anterior segments of the abdomen take on the same characters, the setae dropping out and being replaced in accordance with the plan of the setae in the thorax of uninjured worms. Among the Oligochaeta the sexually mature worm is distinguished from the immature worm by the clitellum and by the development of genital setae.
They, moreover, tried the effect of shock upon the liquid, and found that the repeated dropping of the cylinder from a height of nearly 20 feet upon a large steel anvil gave no explosion, but that when the cylinder was crushed under a heavy blow the impact was followed, after a short interval of time, by an explosion which was manifestly due to the fracture of the cylinder and the ignition of the escaping gas, mixed with air, from sparks caused by the breaking of the metal.
Adams, got ashore, and dropping on to the ledge below the parapet made their way toward the lighthouse.
They are preceded by a rapid fall of the barometer for about a day, until a gradient from south to north is formed, then the wind commences to blow, at first gently, from the south-east; rapidly increasing in violence, it shifts through south to south-west, finally dropping about sunset.
His chief disciple, Antonio Ferreira (q.v.), a convinced classicist, went further, and dropping the use of Castilian, wrote sonnets much superior in form and style, though they lack the rustic atmosphere of those of his master, while his odes and epistles are too obviously reminiscent of Horace.
Of course, he soon noticed the brightness of the leaves, and discovered the cause, too, when he caught sight of the broken jars and vases from which the melted treasure was still dropping.
Of course, he had not gone far when he noticed the brightness of the leaves, and he quickly guessed the cause when he saw the broken jars from which the treasure was still dropping.
We also liked the way you can reorder tabs by simply dragging and dropping them in the order you 'd prefer.
I 'd hacked at my hair with nail scissors yesterday in front of the mirror, dropping the curls in the bin.
A long file solemnly drifted past, dropping flowers or scribbled messages on folded-up pieces of paper.
Bomb dropping experiments began, and in July 1914, a 14 torpedo was launched from a Short seaplane.
Jolen sighs softly - Jolen rises fluidly, dropping random bits of his armor.
Then mix in a jaw dropping performance by the film 's controversial director as a degenerate white slaver.
I stumbled backward, the book dropping from my hand.
I 'd feel stupid trying to phone or dropping them a note or whatever !
The winters are mild and temperate with the temperature not dropping below 10C.
An F-14 Tomcat, looks like it 's making an evasive, punching burner and dropping flares.
For example, after dropping the terms and faces he changes the triplicity rulerships, an action that deserves some explanation.
Beside this habit of oozing, the pitch has an extremely rude and unmannerly way of dropping constantly.
It would not be unreasonable to suggest that, even with their cushion, the menace of dropping into the bottom two is ominous.
Lola has a wobbly tooth but hates the thought of it dropping out.
The Coast Path enters the village via a steep zigzag through someone 's garden, dropping steeply to the harbor.
He must run down to the chair, can, or cone, circle it and come back to his teammate without dropping the egg.
What is the procedure for picking up and dropping off your child?
This may be as simple as dropping in at the hospital to sit with mom and dad while they remain close to their newborn.
Drop-in ovens are available in electric only and these units are installed between two cabinets by lifting and dropping in the oven.
When you mail out bills that have account numbers on them, you may be better off dropping it off at the post office or putting it in a postal drop box rather than letting it sit outside your home unattended.
Before dropping off paper to be recycled, it should be free from contamination, properly sorted, and dry, and it should meet any other established recycling guidelines for each specific facility or collection point.
What's easier than simply dropping your old phones in a box?
Instead of everyone dropping their bags and coats wherever the mood strikes, they are placed in the mud room - out of the way and where they will be easy to find when they are needed again.
The original tin ceilings were produced by dropping a ram down onto sheets of tin, again and again to produce an embossed design.
Help design a new Higglytown Hero by dragging and dropping objects onto a Higgly - it's like a digital potato head!
Gone are the days of dropping film rolls off at the lab.
Using a thermometer is best, but if one is not available, you may check the temperature by dropping a little of the batter into the oil.
Pre-designed page templates are used by dragging and dropping your photos into available spaces.
In all seriousness, Aqua Teen Hunger Force is a welcomed antidote to a stressful day; it's the perfect embodiment of tuning in and dropping out.
If you see that your child's math scores are dropping, and you're worried than neither you nor your child's teacher seems to be able to provide the right support, hiring a math tutor can be a great option.
Many teens that contemplate on dropping out of school look at the GED as something easy to fall back on and think it is just as good as a diploma.
For other teens and parents, dropping out is one of the few decisions that make sense.
For teens with certain health issues, dropping out of school might provide them the valuable time they need to get better or to even figure out what is wrong.
While you might not be the type of teen who can ever see themselves dropping out of high school, you'll likely meet someone at some point in your high school career who is.
If dropping out might not be the best fit for them, try to be understanding and see how you can help your friend.
Though, teens who are thinking about dropping out of high school might want to consider how hard it will be to find a good paying job (so that they can afford to live in an apartment) without a high school diploma or college degree.
While a teen might think that he has a good reason for dropping out of school, usually dropping out is not a good idea.
While there are more disadvantages to dropping out of high school than there are advantages, if you have a GED you can probably get most jobs that a person with a high school diploma could.
Most advantages to dropping out of high school do not outweigh the benefits of staying in school.
Long term effects include dropping the risk of lung cancer, other cancers, and stroke.
Quitting by age 30 reduces the risk by 90 percent - almost as if someone never smoked - and quitting by the age of 50 has gigantic benefits, with health risks dropping a full 50 percent.
According to Entertainmentwise.com, she embarrassed the 28-year-old Bloom by dropping cigarette butts on the floor during a Japanese event in which Orlando Bloom was schedule to speak on cleaning up the environment.
The family moved a lot, and Kiefer attended several schools before dropping out of high school to pursue an acting career.
Fawcett majored in biology at the University of Texas at Austin but switched to an art major before dropping out.
After dropping out, she went on more than 200 television auditions, eventually being cast as "Paramount Girl" in the 2006 movie, Crazy.
So far, there has been no word on him dropping out of his current projects in various stages of production.
After reading this book about personal empowerment, McConaughey was inspired to go into film and he did just that by dropping out of law school during his final exams and changing his major to Film Studies.
Cate Blanchett ended up dropping out of the Methodist Ladies College in favor of travelling the world to get an education through life experiences in hopes that her travels would help her decide on a career.
While attending NYU, she would go to various clubs and bars on open mic nights in her spare time, eventually dropping out of school to pursue her career in comedy.
During an interview on October 15, Eminem announced that the rumors were true and that he is, in fact, dropping his sixth album later on this year.
What has become very controversial is the way Beyoncé went about dropping the weight.
With market prices dropping quickly in 2009, his net worth may be quite a bit lower than originally anticipated.
The stars of The Hills are dropping out of the show one by one these days.
After graduating high school and eventually dropping out of college, Reynolds took on a variety of jobs including waiting tables and working at a grocery store.
With Timbaland dropping Brown from his album, is this a look into his career future?
Not that anything he's done is going to hurt his golf game, but it sure has hurt his pocket book with endorsements dropping like the proverbial flies.
After dropping out of school at the age of 16, he took various roles on Australian television.
A spouse, friend, or grandparent may be up to the challenge, or moms can consider hiring a sitter or dropping a child off at a care center if they can afford it.
If many students appear to be dropping out or failing to complete the program, you want to learn why.
In addition to dropping the price of the cabin, some cruise lines offer some outstanding benefits to those who book at the last minute.
Some will find themselves ill-prepared to meet the needs of their new charge, become discouraged with the amount of care and training needed, and end up dropping the dog off at a shelter.
The other reason the plant is named Snowdrop is due to the drooping petals and how they resemble milk dropping off the stem.
Start at the bottom of the object to prevent dropping.
Marble can erode when exposed to acids like lemon juice, granite can chip or crack with a hard impact (like dropping a can of tomato juice on it) and limestone is so soft that it doesn't take much to scratch it.
To help these toys last longer, it's a good idea to place them in organic pillowcases before dropping them in the washing machine and then to let them air dry.
It's best to select a subtle piece that rests on the chest without dropping too low into the cleavage area.
Just dropping a few pounds can have significant results.
A stair stretch - Standing on the edge of a step, extending the heals over the step and dropping the heal to stretch the calf.
Not so in a sturdy case, especially if that case happens to be in a jaw dropping lipstick inspired red!
Every now and then, a girl just wants a pair of designer knockoffs rather than dropping her whole paycheck on the real thing.
Purchase and use a strap for your goggles or binoculars to keep from dropping them.
As you may expect, that involves dropping a heavy ball on the lenses from a certain height to see if they break.
Everyone taller than four feet pays an adult admission price (those shorter than this pay a child's rate) and when you throw in parking and dining, you may find yourself easily dropping a few hundred bucks.
They're worth checking out before dropping your hard earned dollars!
This will save you from dragging and dropping items back and forth.
I had shot down a few planes and a large Personnel Carrier was dropping more infantrymen on the base I was protecting.
The lower room is just before dropping off the maintenance tunnel.
Due to aerodynamics, planes have to move relatively swiftly - forcing a large volume of air under those fixed wings - to avoid dropping like stones.
A lot of times I found myself with a well thought-out plan, dropping a certain relic down to another one that needed it, when relics falling from the top would form rows and take that relic away.
Like the original, Lumines 2 gives you a huge grid on which to play, with a series of slowly dropping blocks, consisting of a 2 x 2 square of multicolored boxes.
View the entire operation from the air before dropping yourself in the thick of action where you must quickly set your bearings and make your decisions.
When your stamina is running low (and thus your health is dropping), you can eat various animals and vegetation as well as your trusty rations.
If it sounds familiar, it's because this is the same story Nintendo has been dropping on us since the 80's.
Samus was made famous in the Metroid games, dropping bombs and blasting away with the gun on her arm.
When Mario 64 first came out for the Nintendo 64, jaws were dropping all over the place.
Find buried treasure by dropping a master builder between the food source and the temple on the beach.
Teach the villagers how to revive a dying garden by dropping one of them on an area where dead flowers are present and have them water the plants.
Is there a minimum amount of shipments you have to agree to before dropping?
Note that many wineries require appointments for tours and tasting, so it's a good idea to check before dropping in.
You might also stay out on the coast in Cambria or Morro Bay and split your time between winery visits to dropping into to see how the other 1% used to live up at Hearst Castle.
It won't protect your screen alone (though it will protect you from dropping it too easily due to the soft textured material), but works well with screen protectors that you can purchase separately.
Always use caution when handling one of these devices, as dropping them causes screen cracks and technical malfunctions.
What can you do to get better reception on your iPhone so that you stop dropping calls and failing to send e-mail messages while on the go?
The test may be repeated frequently in a jaundiced newborn to assure that bilirubin levels are dropping.
Behavior problems, dropping out of school, physical complaints such as headache or chest pain, sexual promiscuity, and even suicide attempts may result from their feelings of pain and loss.
High quality early childhood education assists many at-risk children in avoiding poor outcomes, such as dropping out of school.
Studies spanning several decades suggest that being retained one grade increases the risk of dropping out by 40 to 50 percent.
Peer rejection is also predictive of later life problems, such as dropping out of school, juvenile delinquency, and mental health problems.
Dropping out of school seems to be a particularly frequent outcome.
Numerous studies show that gay and bisexual youth are at a higher risk of dropping out of school, of being kicked out of their homes, and becoming prostitutes, than their heterosexual peers.
Bullying behavior has been linked to other forms of antisocial behavior, such as vandalism, shoplifting, skipping and dropping out of school, fighting, and using alcohol and other drugs.
They also are concerned about their child dropping out of school and becoming involved in crime and the criminal justice system.
This is like having please come in and sit; you'll never get your work done for co-workers dropping in to visit and chat.
Philips began co-branding the name of its personal care products to "Philips Norelco" last year, with the hopes of eventually dropping the name "Norelco" from all of its products.
The Answer Pregnancy test is perfect for women who are squeamish about trying to hold a test stick under their urine stream for five seconds without either dropping the stick or missing the stream of urine.
Whether you're pregnant, doing midnight feedings, or dropping off the kids at soccer practice, we've got something just for you, Mom.
While teen pregnancy rates are dropping to date and have been declining steadily (the percentage of teens having sex decreased sixteen percent between 1991 and 2007), some teens are more susceptible to teenage pregnancy.
However, the baby can do this several weeks before birth, so the baby dropping, like Braxton Hicks contractions, is not one of the true signs of labor.
You may experience pressure in the cervix or the feeling that the baby is dropping very low for a couple weeks before labor actually begins.
The rooms are plush and comfortable, and there's a gigantic swimming pool to unwind in after dropping off your bags.
Depending on the driver's route you could be in downtown San Francisco in 20 minutes, but have to drive around for another hour dropping off people before you arrive at your stop.
Or I could be out on the road dropping off orders at stores, getting new accounts or attending meetings regarding events.
In a swim world dominated by invisible swimsuits and jaw dropping Brazilian bikinis, you may feel as if you are the only person left in the universe searching for a modest bathing suit.
Kids load them in simply by dropping them down a chute on top of the gun.
After dropping the JLo label, which focused on mainly jeans, t-shirts and casual wear, Lopez decided she still wanted to do a line of chic, casual and cutting edge clothing, so she and Hilfiger created Just Sweet.
After the acquisition of Magnavox, the company began to release razors marketed under just the Philips name in the 1980's, temporarily dropping the "Norelco" from their branding.
Another way that the glass can be damaged is through accidentally dropping or hitting it against a hard surface.
For a larger display, try dropping several floating candles into a pretty salad bowl.
You can get a receipt when dropping off your item at or if you schedule a pick up of your donation, a receipt can be obtained from the driver.
If you wish to make a donation, it is suggested that you contact your local ReStore before dropping it off.
When dropping off building materials, the organization will evaluate the material to determine if it is usable on a case by case basis.
While some people are fine with just printing out the cards, signing them and sending them as is, others like to add a bit of their personality to them before dropping them in the mail to friends and relatives.
The pagans, whose religious beliefs are connected to nature, saw the days getting shorter and the trees dropping leaves.
The anonymity, even more than the alcohol, encourages the dropping of inhibitions.
Ideally dropping the kids off and picking them up.
This could just as easily mean dropping the kids off with your parents, unplugging the phone, and canceling your Sunday brunch with friends.
Dropping barriers, such as moving a glass to the side, suggests the person wants you closer.
If you are always dropping everything for him or being clingy, this gets old quickly and is energy draining.
Most diamonds are graded on elaborate scales, and dropping a grade or two can reduce the price without being immediately visible to the casual observer.
Even if the interior compartment is padded, you'll want to avoid dropping your backpack containing your laptop as much as possible.
Many charts have shortened the range for determining the animal of your birth year by dropping the month and date of the original assigned periods found in Chinese zodiac history.
Prepare a list of questions in advance; be sure to ask about policies for picking up and dropping off children and what a schedule for a typical day is like.
Be it a simple love note in his lunchbox or a long hug and kiss before dropping him off at the sitter, the expression of love is by far the most important skill and trait you can give your child.
The kids have to go down and back with the spoon and the four marshmallows without dropping them.
With the price of electronics dropping, you can find a decent camera for less than $200.
When you call, tell them that you are dropping their service unless they can give you a lower rate.
Dropping unnecessary coverage -- eliminating pregnancy and prenatal coverage if you will not have children, for example.
On occasion, promoters will push attendance by dropping ticket prices after the show starts.
Even with gas prices recently dropping, consumers are still paying more at the pump now than in recent years.
Galen Gering played Luis Lopez-Fitzgerald on Passions was discovered in a hair salon, which led to him dropping out of UCLA to make time to model overseas.
While at work, Elizabeth's hair is usually pulled back and off her face, but in an easy style that appears as though she twisted it there on her way in the doors after dropping the kids off.
While many fans were left with their jaws dropping, they were still tuning in to find out what happens.
People talk about the receding ratings of daytime, but soap ratings really aren't dropping any worse than any other genre of television, daytime or prime-time.
He is struggling with medical school prerequisites and is considering dropping out.
With so many bodies dropping week to week, Vicki's death had a profound impact on the series regulars.
Casual classic watches are perfect for a day spent dropping off the kids at school, running errands, then attending a middle school soccer game.
Some cases have a drawstring that will gather the top of the pouch and will stop the pocket watch from dropping out.
Now rest your right hand in your lap, dropping the shoulder down as you inhale.
The wholesale value of Toyotas have been dropping since the end of January - some by 10 or 12 percent.
General To Do List - This to do list lets you organize all those need to do items in one place from dropping off dry cleaning to picking up groceries.
Check to make sure any outdoor fabrics still repel water by dropping a few droplets onto the cushions.
In this way, these diets remain perennial favorites for dropping a few pounds before that big event you plan on attending in your "skinny" outfit.
In addition to dropping pounds, the program also strives to teach dieters to have a healthier relationship with food and exercise.
One category is all about dropping pounds, while the other is about gaining pounds, yet both use the same diet strategy.
This, in turn, decreases your lean body mass (even though your weight is dropping), which decreases your basal metabolic rate.
However, there are some drawbacks to dropping pounds via these methods.
Complex carbs generally have a lower glycemic index because eating a carbohydrate with a low glycemic index helps keep your blood sugar from dropping during mild activity.
The other beverage bus which may be coffee, soda, or even juice, can only drive through town carrying and dropping off the passengers it is currently carrying.
Avoid dropping your head down between your arms or pressing your butt up toward the ceiling.
Tearing a weakened knee joint or dropping dead on the treadmill after pushing yourself too hard may be somewhat counterproductive in your quest for ripped abs.
Since you're actively dropping weight, you probably won't gain new muscle, but keeping up the weights will at least make sure you don't lose what you've already gained.
Tilt your upper body towards the bent without dropping your head.
If you find yourself popping your booty up into the air or if you feel your back begin to sway, move into the half-plank by dropping your knees to the ground, maintaining the straight line of your body.
By far the most difficult and particular pronunciation happens in Paris, where people speak very quickly, with lots of nasal emphasis, and by dropping letters and connecting words, also known as liason and élision.
In a world of dropping the kids off at school, grocery lists and paying bills, who can find the time?
Obviously, just dropping one of these phrases randomly into a conversation isn't really flirting.
Events vary from location to location and some events require advanced sign up so make sure that you call the store before dropping by.
If you are interested in updating your current insurance by adding or dropping services you can complete the forms online by going to Progressive Insurance Choices where you will be able to select from auto, home and motorcycle.
Dropping the juvenile moniker in favor of just Mark Wahlberg, he is now an Oscar nominated actor and has left his Funky Bunch days behind him.
Instead of simply dropping by Wal-Mart for your new top, check out these locations.
The label made good on their threat, dropping the band.
Mark decided that the group was too pop for him, and of course, eventually moved on to an acting career (though not before dropping Good Vibrations on us with Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch - something he refuses to talk about these days).
An open house usually doesn't have scheduled games or activities because people are dropping in and out during the event.
This way, you do not have to worry about them dropping your good china.
If you can hand-deliver invitations, creating a message in a bottle is a fun way to call to mind the show's practice of dropping contestants on deserted beaches.
The first person to successfully swim with the melon to the side of the pool and place it on the ground without dropping it wins.
In September 2007, the FOX network brought the show to an American audience, dropping Ramsay's name from the title.
The furnishings for the couple's main home, which Giudice famously shopped for on the first season of the Real Housewives, dropping $100,000 in cash on furniture for one room, were auctioned off in July 2010.
He had wracked up a long list of problems, from chronic unemployment to dropping out of school and minor run-ins with the law.
Dropping hints in all the appropriate places, Rowling continues to pull out all the stops, creating an intense introduction to the conclusion to her series.