In-progress Sentence Examples
It was a work in progress.
Molly's a work in progress but she's smart as an Einstein.
In French Indo-China surveys have been in progress since 1881.
In spite of the relative lateness of the hour, a baseball game was still in progress.
The difficulty is in accounting for the continuance in extensive fine weather districts of large positive charges in the atmosphere in face of the processes of recombination always in progress.Advertisement
Hence at Rome slavery also most properly found its place, so long as that mission was in progress of accomplishment.
This was now in progress.
But it is more likely, as suggested by Richard Chandler (Life of Waynflete, 1811), that it was some Yorkist attack on him in progress in the papal court, to meet which he appointed next day 19 proctors to act for him.
While these disturbances were taking place in the province of Buenos Aires, another revolutionary rising was in progress in Santa Fe.
The Alps and Pyrenees are in large part deforested, but reafforestation with a view to minimizing the effects of avalanches and sudden floods is continually in progress.Advertisement
This arrangement permits particulars of calls to be passed over lines while conversations are in progress.
On this question negotiations are still in progress.
Apparently it was in progress at the time of his coming to Egypt in the reign of Ptolemy Euergetes I.
In June 1823 he returned to the United States, where he found himself plunged at once into the bitter struggle then in progress for the presidency.
A general map of the German Empire (Uebersichtskarte) on a scale of 200,000, in 196 sheets, is in progress since 1893.Advertisement
A similar map has been in progress for Sumatra since 1883, while the maps for the remaining Dutch Indies are still based, almost exclusively, upon flying surveys.
Of Morocco there are many maps, among which several compiled by the French service geographique de 1'armee, including a Carte du Maroc (1;200,000), in progress since 1909.
The states of British South Africa have each their surveyor-general, and a reconnaissance survey has been in progress since 1903.
In the states of Australia cadastral surveys conducted by surveyors-general have been in progress for many years, as also trigonometrical surveys (Western Australia excepted), Australia.
While the translation was still in progress Ficino from time to time submitted its pages to the scholars, Angelo Poliziano, Cristoforo Landino, Demetrios Chalchondylas and others; and since these men were all members of the Platonic Academy, there can be no doubt that the discussions raised upon the text and Latin version greatly served to promote the purpose of Cosimo's foundation.Advertisement
In February 1901 he was called upon to undertake the administration of the two Boer states, both now annexed to the British Empire, though the war was still in progress.
While this work of reconstruction was in progress domestic politics in England were convulsed by the tariff reform movement and Mr Chamberlain's resignation.
When he swore to maintain the constitution, then in progress of construction, at the festival of the federation on the 14th of July 1790, he was at the height of his popularity.
While this was in progress Tyler with a small band of followers returned to the Tower, which they entered, and dragged forth Archbishop Sudbury and Sir Robert Hales from the chapel and murdered them on Tower Hill.
The Bavarians did, however, advance, and made for the Eisenach-Gotha region, where the Prussian-Hanoverian struggle was in progress.Advertisement
While this embittered struggle had been in progress at the extremity of the peninsula, stirring events had been in progress on its outer coast-line.
Both sides had suffered very severely in the furious encounters that had been in progress since the evening of the 6th, and the troops were completely worn out by their efforts.
The responsible authorities on the spot perceived that the process of gradually removing the huge accumulations of impedimenta that were massed about the landing-places and of reembarking the troops must take place during the dark hours and step by step, every effort being made to keep the Turks unaware of what was in progress.
Two possible eventualities had especially to be feared - the sea might get up, or a heavy bombardment of the beaches might be instituted by the Turks while the final evacuation was in progress.
The cost of the transformation of Vienna, which has been in progress since 1858, cannot be said to have fallen heavily on the population.
Great enlargements, by tapping new sources of supply, were made in 1891-93, while since 1902 works have been in progress for bringing a new supply of pure water from the region of the Salza, a distance of nearly 150 m.
There is no reason to suppose that the architects, Bonanno and William of Innsbruck, intended that the campanile should be built in an oblique position; it would appear to have assumed it while the work was still in progress.
Meanwhile the trial of Brothers Domenico and Silvestro was still in progress.
Spencer tries to express in a sweeping general formula the belief in progress which pervaded his age, and to erect it into the supreme law of the universe as a whole.
During 1901-1903, while the war was still in progress or but recently concluded, the gold output was comparatively slight.
Bredow's command (six squadrons of the r6th Ulans and 7th Cuirassiers) was at that moment drawn up under cover about half a mile west of Vionville, and from its position could see nothing of the events in progress on the battlefield.
A great festival was in progress at Smyrna.
Then the result proves that the values of the coordinates and momenta remain distributed in this way throughout the whole motion of the systems. Thus, if there is any characteristic which is common to all the systems after the motion has been in progress for any interval of time, this same characteristic must equally have been common to all the systems initially.
While the English plantations were striking root along the coast, by somewhat prosaic but fruitful industry, and were growing in population with rapid strides, two other movements were in progress.
At the end of 1905, however, about 37 had been certainly recognized, besides some outlying cases of indeterminate type, in which continuous occultations by two bright stars, revolving in virtual contact, are doubtfully supposed to be in progress.
Peace negotiations had been in progress in London since Dec. 1912, but made little headway owing to Turkish obstinacy.
While the war was in progress he went to Europe to seek support for the Boer cause.
Shortly after this, More Work for Cooper, a sequel to Hay any Worke, was begun at Manchester, but while it was in progress the press was seized.
Many as were the changes in Brussels during the 19th century, those in progress at its close and at the beginning of the 10th have effected a marked alteration in the town.
Shortly after Froben's death the disturbances at Basel, occasioned by the zealots for the religious revolution which was in progress throughout Switzerland, began to make Erasmus desirous of changing his residence.
Naphtha wells are working with favourable results at Gbely in Slovakia, and researches in progress at other points (Russinia) promise results that would make Czechoslovakia independent of foreign sources in respect of petroleum, even if no surplus were produced for export.
In 1604, after a war with Turkey had been in progress since 1593, many of the Hungarians rebelled against Rudolph and chose Stephen Bocskay as their prince.
Meanwhile an interesting internal development had been in progress.
Throughout the critical period of the war, that is, from the beginning of 1862 up to the day of Chattanooga, three distinct campaigns were always in progress.
Sheridan arrived on the scene to find a new battle in progress.
The charter of that colony was drafted under the impression that the Merrimac flowed east for its entire course, but now an investigation was in progress which was to show that its source in Lake Winnepesaukee was several miles north of any of the four settlements in New Hampshire.
This second period lasted from the summer of 1778 to the middle of 1783, and it included both such operations as had already been in progress in America, or for the protection of commerce, and naval campaigns on a great scale carried out by the fleets of the maritime powers.
This being the case, the distribution of the several divisions indicates that progressive submergence of the United States was in progress during the period, and that most of the country was covered by the sea before its close.
Widespread changes at the end of the period exposed the areas where deposition has been in progress during the period to erosion, and the (Upper) Cretaceous formations rest upon the Comanchean unconformably in most parts of the country.
The Wasatch stage, when deposition was in progress over much of Utah and western Colorado, parts of Wyoming, and elsewhere.
The Bridger stage, when deposition was in progress in the -\Vind River basin, north of the mountain of that name, and in the basin of Green river.
Deformative movements of the minor sort seem to have been in progress somewhat generally during the Tertiary periods, especially in the western part of the country, but those at the close of the Pliocene seem to have exceeded greatly those of the earlier stages.
The retreat of the ice left Canada much in its present condition except for certain post-glacial changes of level which seem to be still in progress.
Lemieux, to Japan in 1907, to settle Canadian difficulties with that country, illustrated the change of diplomatic system in progress.
Both revolts were in progress when the Bab, with one of his devoted disciples, was brought from his prison at Chihriq to Tabriz and publicly shot in front of the arg or citadel.
Such work has been in progress both at Mount Wilson and at Meudon, and the erection of a spectroheliograph of 75 ft.
The work of translating the law of gravitation into the form of astronomical tables, and the comparison of these with observations, has been in progress ever since.
Pragel Pass (Muotathal to Glarus), carriage road in progress Hacken Pass (Schwyz to Einsiedeln), foot path Holzegg Pass (same to same), bridle path Ibergeregg Pass (Schwyz to Iberg and Einsiedeln), carriage road 7,126 6,877 6,811 6,227 5,512 5,417 5,158 5,099 4,616 4,613 Krazeren Pass (Nesslau to Urnasch), bridle path.
Negotiations between the two countries were already in progress and this event hastened a settlement.
The cellular process from the axis which develops into a leaf is simple and undivided; it rarely remains so, but in progress of growth becomes segmented in various ways, either longitudinally or laterally, or in both ways.
The fifth temple, that of Venus Pompeiana, lay to the west of the basilica; traces of two earlier periods underlie the extant temple, which was in progress of rebuilding at the time of the eruption.
The working season lasted only from the end of November to the end of June, while the Nile was low; and the difficulty of getting in the foundations was increased, as, in the interests of irrigation and to supply the Menufia canal, water was held up every season while the work was in progress to as much as Io ft.
Throughout the years from 1519 to 1648 there are, said Stubbs, two distinct ideas in progress which " may be regarded as giving a unity to the whole period....
As among the German National party, there were strong nationalist elements in his programme, but they were chiefly directed against Jews and Hungarians; Lueger had already distinguished himself by his violent attacks on Hungary, which had caused some embarrassment to the government at a time when the negotiations for the Ausgleich were in progress.
The obelisk of Heliopolis is amongst his best-known monuments, and the damming of the Lake of Moeris (q.v.) must have been in progress in his reign.
These feelings were gradually removed after constant protests, but not until the war had been in progress for nearly three years was a system evolved which by degrees gave the correspondents a reasonable amount of freedom.
While this siege was in progress Alboin was also engaged in other parts of Italy, and at its close he was probably master of Lombardy, Piedmont and Tuscany, as well as of the regions which afterwards went by the name of the duchies of Spoleto and Benevento.
When Mytilene was recovered by the Greeks it was proposed to establish there a central museum for the Aegean islands, except Thasos, and the removal of antiquities was in progress in 1913.
Triepel, commenced in 1791 with treaties of 1761, and is still in progress.
Cady, Terrestrial Magnetism, 1904, 9, 69, describing a declination magnetograph in which the record is obtained by means of a pen acting on a moving strip of paper, so that the curve can be consulted at all times to see whether a disturbance is in progress.
Plague was recognized at Hong Kong in May 1894, and there can be little doubt that it was imported from Canton, where a violent outbreak-said to have caused ioo,000 deaths-was in progress a few months earlier, being part of an extensive wave of infection which is believed to have come originally out of the province of Yunnan, one of the recognized endemic centres, and to have invaded a large number of places in that part of China, including Pakhoi and other seaports.
Bacon's letter 2 on this occasion is worthy of serious attention; he evidently thought the charge was but part of the deliberate scheme to ruin him which had already been in progress.
In many of the lakes of Sweden there is still in progress the formation of an iron ore, called sjomalm, ferric hydroxide, deposited in forms resembling peas, coins, &c., and used for the manufacture of iron.
About half the population of the city, it was estimated, spent the nights while the fire was in progress out of doors, with practically no shelter.
Greece, however, did not sign, and continued her operations, though these were in the nature of exploitation rather than of fresh effort, except in Epirus, where operations against Yannina were in progress.
Formerly this method of providing soldiers with shelter was rarely employed on active service, though the normal method in "winter quarters," or at seasons when active military operations were not in progress.
After the subsidence came another period of uplift, possibly still in progress.
While they were in progress the British government again expressed its views, and in very monitory language.
There is no doubt that the result of recent research and of work now in progress will be to modify considerably the grouping of the conifers.
While the war was in progress his letters from Cobden and Bright, from Gladstone and the duke of Argyll, at Lincoln's request were read by Sumner to the cabinet, and formed a chief source of light as to political thought in England.
It is comparatively rarely that bedded rocks are observed in the position in which they were first deposited, a certain amount of buckling up or sagging down of the crust being continually in progress in one region or another.
His policy of imperial aggrandisement had been in progress.
While these were in progress the malcontent party in London, headed by three aldermen, opened the gates of the city to Tyler and his horde.
While the French war was still in progress there had been heavy fighting on the Scottish border.
After this period of subsidence the process of elevation set in which gave the Baltic its present form and physical condition, and appears to be still in progress.
Hugh and his bishops remained firm, and the dispute was still in progress when the king died at Paris on the 24th of October 996.
The Sep- While this assembly was in progress gangs of assassins tember massacres.
The choice of St George's made by this commission was adopted at Galatz in December 1858, and six of the seven representatives voted for its canalization; but owing to various political and financial considerations, it was ultimately decided to do nothing more in the meantime than render permanent and effective the provisional works already in progress at the Sulina mouth.
Such a drying up has been in progress during long geologic ages, but doubt exists as to its practical importance at the present time.
During this long continuance of vulcanicity, earth-movements were in progress.
The above-mentioned delusion that climate is changing and adapting itself to agriculture, thus relieving the farmer of accommodating his methods to the climate, has considerably handicapped him in progress.
From this tertiary axis a fourth is in progress of formation.
Work is in progress to develop a vaccine that takes some of the pleasure out of smoking whilst making nicotine less addictive.
Research into dopamine agonist skin patches is in progress.
To the total astonishment of the Belgians, Lumumba takes the floor in an unscheduled address that shatters the paternalistic charade in progress.
Each court has a viewing balcony where you can watch other matches in progress.
Long term animal carcinogenicity bioassays are currently in progress.
Cassegrain telescope feeds is in progress.
Archaeoastronomy, shamanic straight paths, and other ' hot chestnuts ' of EM reveal further myth-making in progress.
The absolute chronology of this western chamber must wait upon the Oxford AMS dates currently in progress.
Work in progress includes a study of the possibility of international anti-terrorist coalitions.
Once the scheduling constraints have been met, the engine then decides whether a task should become in progress or discarded.
Most of the Centers run vibrant public seminar programs and provide fora for staff and research students to present work in progress.
However work is now in progress and the new front-end is nearly fitted.
He also firmly rejected liberalism, including liberty of cult and expression, and rejected any unqualified belief in progress (77-80 ).
A further series of experiments are in progress to calculate our numbers of nitrate negatives.
If the force parameter is false, the object is only unexported if there are no pending or in progress calls to the object.
Negotiations are now in progress with the architect about when a full resumption of ringing can be made.
Perhaps it was the over-riding 19th century belief in Progress which did thus retard the assumptive values of the field of still photography.
Near the aqueduct site work is in progress to build a double slipway to permit trailed boats to be launched onto the canal.
Jaye is also the author of a romantic suspense, Aces, and has additional works in progress.
Currently more and more industrial applications for reinforced thermoplastics are emerging and new developments are in progress.
The conversation has been in progress for a long time - in the case of ocean waves, for a very long time.
The formidable undertaking of reducing the accumulated planetary observations made at Greenwich from 1750 to 1830 was already in progress under Airy's supervision when he became Astronomer Royal.
Next to the Acta quaedam comes in value Polanco's Vita Ignatii Loiolae, which is published in the Monumenta historica Societatis Jesu now in progress.
The use of non-foodstuffs, or cellulosic materials, such as grasses, reeds, straws, peat, waste wood, sawdust, etc., is not yet possible, for, although research work is in progress to discover a process that could be worked on a commercial basis in those regions where such materials exist in sufficient abundance, it has not so far led to any definite results.
This work was in progress for more than a hundred years, and was set in its place in though still unfinished (see Bellomo, Pala d'oro di St Marco, 1847).
The scratchpad facility enables users to change the number held in the last number redial memory whilst call in progress.
Work is in progress to identify the ways in which advancing technology could be best used and integrated into stadia design and management.
Gone were most of the large tote bins carrying an indeterminate amount of work in progress.
No matter how you feel about the topic on a personal level, it's important to learn what professionals say before you take such a drastic step while your divorce is in progress.
Always consult with your divorce lawyer before making any attempts to halt a divorce in progress.
When I arrived I discovered that the practical test was already one hour in progress and learned that it was an hour later due to daylight savings.
Be sure to include before and after photos, as well as candid shots of the work in progress.
Take photos of the project in progress to place next to a picture of the recipient opening the finished item.
If you have access to a Cricut or other die cut machine, you could even try making a stockpile of flowers or other small embellishments that can quickly be added to a layout in progress.
Miracles in Progress Family Teens Support Group is an online resource for teenagers dealing with alcohol and drug addiction in their families.
During a residency, you may attend seminars, meet with advisors, and get feedback on works in progress.
As a Trooper, you are dropped into a battle already in progress located at New Mombasa.
Hollywood insiders have been watching the deal in progress for months, wondering which studio or studios would land the final rights.
However, some publishers purchase games that are in progress or even complete and agree to publish them.
There are no regulations that require trailers to show actual gameplay in progress.
An experimental animal model of AIP has been developed and research is in progress.
The portfolio may be used by an individual classroom teacher as a repository for work in progress or for accomplishments.
The most important and difficult aspect of diagnosing CVS is to make sure there is not an acute and life-threatening event in progress.
The online application also allows you to save an in-progress application and return to it within 48 hours.
The odds were good that on any given Saturday, a Ouija session would be in progress.
The evolution of the daytime soap opera owes many great thanks to Ms. Phillips for her work on Guiding Light, as well as her contributions to all soap operas still in progress as of 2009.
Pictures and personal stories are offered as educational materials; some of the photos are graphic, including surgeries in progress and close-ups of modified genitalia.
Maintaining a current resume is a work in progress.
Jo-Ann Fabric and Crafts Stores always have a sales in progress.
There are currently several international versions of The Amazing Race in progress.
Now Ron is dropped into the work in progress and resized.
Some Generation Ships are discovered, still in progress towards their destination, by faster-than-light ships, either with crew intact or crew all dead/missing, and perhaps a mystery to solve.
You will be conscious during the surgery and are often encouraged to critique the doctor's work in progress and be an active voice in what you do or do not like about your altered skin.
When the trial of Servetus was in progress (1553), Calvin was anxious for Farel's presence, but he did not arrive till sentence had been passed.
As the staff fully foresaw, the enemy would exert greater vigilance than had been the case while the withdrawals had been in progress from the northern areas, these having given the Ottoman authorities warning of what was likely to happen.