Like-that sentence example

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  • Well, I like that.

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  • It simply wasn't like him to be rude like that.

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  • I did lots of stupid stuff like that back then.

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  • Her beauty was cool and classic, like that of the man before her.

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  • Connie was a friend like that.

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  • I wasn't suggesting anything like that.

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  • Well, yes I do, but I don't know why I gave in to temptation at a time like that.

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  • It served him right, sitting there like that with barely a word in her defense.

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  • I never would have believed he would run off and leave us like that.

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  • Maybe love was like that.

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  • What must he be thinking to hold on to her like that?

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  • I mean it wasn't like we didn't have the money to buy clothes or anything like that.

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  • Why did you go running off like that?

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  • Funny how little things like that could stay in a person's thoughts for hours.

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  • Why was he looking at her like that?

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  • I remember seeing some pictures of Granddad on an old rake like that.

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  • He can even spout some sports trivia and Christmas carols and stuff like that.

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  • It's straight from the trees; not like that watered down grocery store junk.

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  • That sounds so sordid but, I guess, something like that.

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  • God, I'm sorry, breaking down like that.

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  • He refused to do stuff like that.

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  • Doesn't sound like that news worries you too much.

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  • It wasn't like that!

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  • I wouldn't go anywhere with someone, or get in a car or stuff like that.

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  • Is your pal Howie mixed up in any of that kinky stuff like that?

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  • Why did they just run away like that?

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  • You shouldn't do things like that.

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  • She'd only seen men built like that in Dusty's organization and Talon's gang.

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  • I was never like that.

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  • He wasn't sure what he expected—maybe a cold, hard Medusa—but the young woman Sean indicated was nothing like that.

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  • I think I like that choice better.

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  • Don't say things like that.

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  • He didn't like that she was able to pull those memories free of the prison he'd sent them to.

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  • The light in his eyes was like that in Wynn's, one she couldn't place.

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  • All this business with her got me thinking about them years— courts and jail and stuff like that.

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  • I know how you feel about stuff like that.

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  • It's been like that since—God, junior high school—six, seven years!

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  • You know it's not like that.

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  • I'm just talking about cribs and baby carriages and stuff like that.

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  • Maybe, but he strikes me as a more direct type—not someone who'd pull off a stunt like that.

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  • What in God's name would make you ask a personal question like that?

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  • I guess he was 'high profile'— king of the clan or some nonsense like that.

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  • I know she's her mother, but how could anyone put a child in harm's way like that?

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  • She'd never let him touch her like that before, but she found his touch calming.

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  • Burdening her with something like that wasn't fair.

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  • Certainly their marriage was a failure, but it was hard to believe Josh would do something like that.

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  • Words weren't needed for something like that.

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  • I've never seen you like that before.

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  • She believed only the best about people - and had no experience with people like that.

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  • Don't look at me like that.

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  • He'd been like that once.

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  • Though I'm wondering why you're alone on a beach in the moonlight without someone to make love to you with a bucket list like that.

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  • Daniela didn't seem completely insane, but who else said things like that?

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  • You're like that sick lady who put her kid on a plane to Russia 'cause she don't want him no more!

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  • It's not cool to use women like that.

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  • No human --nor most of those in his organization --would dream of speaking to him like that.

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  • Yeah, he's like that.

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  • He's a stubborn jackass like that.

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  • Her gaze landed on the dining room, which looked much like that of a fancy restaurant.

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  • There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.

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  • Her heart leapt then dropped to her feet when she realized a man like that didn't call.

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  • She can't keep secrets like that.

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  • Nice of Kris to abandon you upstairs like that.

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  • Never seen anything like that before.

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  • I told you about the loophole, and she won.t like that.

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  • He hadn't uttered anything so stupid in a long time, after she yelled at him for talking like that.

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  • I wouldn't lie to you about anything like that.

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  • She couldn't begin to imagine what a man like that would feel like in bed!

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  • You can't start a conversation like that and leave!

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  • But it turns my stomach to think of a man hurting a woman like that.

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  • I've never met anyone who talked like that.

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  • I'm sensitive about things like that.

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  • Donnie would never do something like that with strangers before.

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  • Annie would never be like that.

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  • Sometimes she does things like that.

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  • That doesn't sound very smart on your part, taking on a guy with a tool like that in his hand.

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  • I bet you've seen stuff like that back East, seeing as you were a big city cop and all.

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  • Where does she get off, talking about me like that?

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  • I should be able to react professionally to something like that.

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  • He said the whole song and dance about his wife acting like that other woman gave him the willies.

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  • Why would she do something stupid like that?

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  • A decision like that should involve you.

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  • No woman had ever elicited a response like that from him.

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  • I feel like that should stay between us.

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  • Yeah, it looks just like that punch.

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  • No, it wasn't like that at all.

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  • Josh never had to deal with anything like that.

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  • They said you had double pneumonia, or something like that.

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  • You shouldn't be out here working like that.

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  • Keeping both of us on the string like that.

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  • Hiding her desire for him seemed a wise thing to do a few minutes ago, but maybe he thought she kissed every man like that.

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  • How could Katie run off like that?

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  • She shouldn't have walked in unannounced - but who would have thought Josh would be doing something like that?

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  • I could never do something like that.

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  • Because he could give me what I wanted - just like that Nashville agent could give Tessa what she wanted.

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  • There will be times like that for both of us.

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  • Brady pulled her micro from his cargo pocket and approached her with a controlled, slow gate, much like that of a stalking lion.

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  • I haven't felt a rush like that in eons.

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  • White days were always like that.

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  • Picking up a hitch-hiker, giving a homeless person a dollar— things like that.

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  • Yeah. Do their heirs have to wait seven years or something like that?

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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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  • I've got a few old things like that myself.

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  • You don't get coincidences like that!

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  • I managed to push the picture of Byrne in his face and he says the guy didn't look nothing like that and I should get lost.

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  • It wasn't like that.

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  • Things like that happened in a town the size of Parkside.

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  • I shouldn't have left like that.

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  • You can't know what it's like to even have a hint something like that is true—that someone you lived with for 20 years....

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  • I hate it when you talk down to me like that.

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  • The survival rate on wounds like that are zero.

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  • I can't even picture Jeff doing something stupid like that.

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  • This gang of us came down from Boise together and some of them are getting a little rowdy—you know, into funny pills and stuff—shit like that?

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  • He couldn't pull off a fake like that!

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  • Do you really think I'd do a stupid thing like that?

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  • The balance goes in a slush fund—to fix wind­shields of government cars that get smashed by trashcans—stuff like that.

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  • What made you think Byrne would believe a cock-and-bull story like that?

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  • What man wouldn't like that?

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  • Besides, I couldn't talk to him about something like that.

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  • Lots of people, wealthy or not, would take advantage of a situation like that.

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  • I think I like that shirt better on you.

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  • Something like that – and then I ran into the house and locked the door.

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  • I get frustrated sometimes, but... who was it that said anticipation was half the fun – or something like that?

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  • Once she thought she couldn't live like that.

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  • I don't know what made me lose it like that.

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  • Why did Alex pick someone like that?

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  • He wouldn't leave her like that.

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  • Maybe it was always like that on honeymoons, but the passion that she assumed would go away merely intensified.

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  • Maybe he wanted to be the one who initiated love making all the time – like that was going to happen.

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  • Sitting like that with the warmth of his chest on her back was sensual and soothing at the same time.

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  • You can't mess with things like that.

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  • Why would you hide something like that from me?

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  • Maybe he thought Josh saw her breasts exposed like that.

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  • I didn't think anything like that.

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  • I never thought of doing anything like that for my parents.

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  • You were brought up with old-fashioned morals, so you simply didn't discuss things like that.

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  • He would hardly be smiling if she had cancer or something like that.

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  • I like that place over there by the window.

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  • No. I mean it's not like that.

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  • I never thought I'd hear you say something like that!

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  • I couldn't bear it, Darian, if I hurt you like Claire did or to be hurt like that again!

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  • She can't protect anyone like that.

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  • Tonight was like that.

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  • A father could go only so far with things like that until the son would cease to listen.

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  • I'm sure Dad would have loved to see his old '65 Ford restored like that.

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  • Where did he learn to dance like that?

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  • Don't put yourself down like that.

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  • Maybe Alex wouldn't like that either, but she would.

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  • Are stallions always skittish like that?

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  • I'm sorry he suffered like that.

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  • It wasn't like Alex to talk like that about animals.

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  • Why would he act like that?

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  • It must have been terrible for you – having to make a promise to a dying friend like that.

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  • If you'll take the wheelbarrow back to the camp, I'll ride Random back a ways and see what made the cow run through brush like that.

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  • Right now he'd best focus on the job ahead and forget about things like that.

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  • It seems counterproductive to have people like that representing us.

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  • In any case, don't let your father hear you talking like that.

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  • Why would I do a thing like that?

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  • I was afraid you were going to say something like that.

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  • Xander was unable to grasp how something like that might come to be.

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  • Humans were funny like that.

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  • Who asks a question like that of a complete stranger?

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  • Just never worked for someone like that before.

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  • There was no way she was sleeping with a man like that.

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  • It's a little creepy to have someone like that around.

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  • She could see the kid doing it, though she liked to think Xander was able to counter anything like that.

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  • She hadn't seen a smile on Ashley's face like that since before the death of the cousins' parents.

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  • If there is any part of you that doubts I'll make a scene, keep talking like that.

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  • No. It's a lot to take in, and don't you ever make a decision like that on my behalf again, without consulting me.

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  • Although of early origin, its appearance, like that of other great manufacturing towns of the vicinity, is wholly modern.

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  • In the years1471-1472to 1474 Waynflete was largely engaged in completing the church, now called chapel, at Eton, his glazier supplying the windows, and he contracted on the 15th of August 1475 for the rood-loft to be made on one side "like to the rode lofte in Bishop Wykeham's college at Winchester," and on the other like that "of the college of St Thomas of Acres in London."

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  • With the crystallization of the feudal system in the 12th century the office of vidame, like that of avoue, had become an hereditary fief.

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  • This latter type appears to be the true "tabby"; since that word denotes a pattern like that of watered silk.

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  • The colour is typically reddish-brown, each individual hair being "ticked" like that of a wild rabbit, whence the popular name of "bunny cat."

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  • The rock wallabies again have short tarsi of the hind legs, with a long pliable tail for climbing, like that of the tree kangaroo of New Guinea, or that of the jerboa.

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  • This odd animal is provided with a bill or beak, which is not, like that of a bird, affixed to the skeleton, but is merely attached to the skin and muscles.

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  • Nino's story reads like that of such a female missionary, and something similar must underlie the story of her Armenian companions.

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  • The question of the origin of the Atlantic basin, like that of the other great divisions of the hydrosphere, is still unsettled.

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  • Several single switchboards like that described may be employed, each devoted to a certain section of the subscribers, and placed in care of an operator.

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  • In one subdivision of the leeches, the Gnathobdellidae, the mouth has three chitinous jaws which produce a triangular bite, though the action has been described as like that of a circular saw.

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  • A solid fungal body may usually be seen to consist of separate hyphae, but in some cases these are so bent and closely interwoven that an appearance like that of ordinary parenchymatous tissue is obtained in section, the structure being called pseudo parenchyrna.

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  • In Dawsonia superba, a large New Zealand moss, the hydroids of the central cylinder of the aerial stem are mixed with thick-walled stereids forming a hydrom-stereom strand somewhat like that of the rhizome in other Polytrichaceae.

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  • The typical structure of the vascular cylinder of the adult primary stem in the Gyrnnosperms and Dicotyledons is, like that of the higher ferns, a hollow cylinder of vas- Structure of cular tissue enclosing a central parenchymatous pith.

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  • We do not find their behaviour like that of the motor mechanism of an animal.

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  • The phenomenon is, in fact, very like that of the fermentation of palm wine and pulque, where the juices are obtained from artificial cuts.

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  • Metamorphosis.It has already been pointed out that each kind of member of the body may present a variety of forms. For example, a stem may be a tree-trunk, or a twining stem, or a tendril, or a thorn, or a creeping rhizome, or a tuber; a leaf may be a green foliage-leaf, or a scale protecting a bud, or a tendril, or a pitcher, or a floral leaf, either sepal, petal, stamen or carpel (sporophyll); a root may be a fibrous root, or a swollen tap-root like that of the beet or the turnip. All these various forms are organs discharging some special function, and are examples of what Wolff called modification, and Goethe metamorphosis.

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  • Other tribunals, like that of Seville and under La Suprema, were speedily established in Cordova, Jaen and Toledo.

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  • In consequence of this composite formation, amethyst is apt to break with a rippled fracture, or to show "thumb markings," and the intersection of two sets of curved ripples may produce on the fractured surface a pattern something like that of "engine turning."

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  • Their position was very like that of the Saracens.

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  • The nest of the siskin is very like that of the goldfinch, but seldom so neatly built; the eggs, except in their smaller size, much resemble those of the greenfinch.

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  • The type of the constitution is very like that of the United States.

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  • High plateaus like that of Pamir (the " Roof of the World ") and Armenia, and lofty mountain chains like the snow-clad Caucasus, the Alai, the Tian-shan, the Sayan Mountains, exist only on the outskirts of the empire.

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  • For the prophet's function became in an increasing degree a function of mind, and not merely of traditional routine or mechanical technique, like that of the diviner with his arrows or his lots which he cast in the presence of the ephod or plated Yahweh image.

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  • The speech of prophecy is poetical and rhetorical, not strictly defined and logical like that of a modern essayist.

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  • And these bring forth the ant-lion, a compound of both, and in part like to either, for his fore part is that of a lion, and his hind part like that of an ant.

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  • Religion was inseparable from ordinary life, and, like that of all peoples who are dependent on the fruits of the earth, was a nature-worship. The tie between deities and worshippers was regarded as physical and entailed mutual obligations.

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  • The warfare which followed was like that which Saul and David waged against the Philistines.

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  • A new geometrical style of decoration like that of contemporary Greece largely supplants the Minoan models.

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  • Indeed, the Cretan system, like that of Sparta, appears to have aimed at training up the young, and controlling them, as well as the citizens of more mature age, in all their habits and relations of life.

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  • The political history during the royal period is, like that of the other colonies, the story of a constant struggle between the representatives of the people and the representatives of the crown.

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  • Among the more mountainous regions of the south-western part of Arabia, known as Arabia Felix, the summits of which rise to 6000 or 7000 ft., the rainfall is sufficient to develop a more luxuriant vegetation, and the valleys have a flora like that of similarly situated parts of southern Persia, and the less elevated parts of Afghanistan and Baluchistan, partaking of the characters of that of the hotter Mediterranean region.

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  • The agriculture of the region bordering the Tigris and Euphrates, like that of Egypt, depended largely on irrigation, and traces of ancient canals are still to be seen in Babylonia.

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  • The produce of barley, like that of oats, is less irregular than that of wheat, the extremes for barley being 80, 794,000 bushels (1890) and 62,453,000 bushels (1904), and those for oats 190,863,000 bushels (1894) and 161,17 5,000 bushels (1901).

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  • The effects of a prolonged [[Table Ix]].-Estimated Annual Average Yield per Acre of Crops in spring and summer drought, like that of 1893, are exemplified in the circumstance that four corn crops and the two hay crops all registered very low average yields that year, viz.

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  • To us, indeed, his conception of the universe, like that of Philo, seems a strange medley, and one may be at a loss to conceive how he could bring together such heterogeneous elements; but there is no reason to doubt that the harmony of all the essential parts of his system was obvious enough to himself.

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  • The war which broke out early in October 1806 (sometimes known as the war of the Fourth Coalition) ran a course curiously like that of 1805 in its main outlines.

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  • Chantre in 1894 picked up lustreless ware, like that of Hissarlik, in central Phrygia and at Pteria, and the English archaeological expeditions, sent subsequently into north-western Anatolia, have never failed to bring back ceramic specimens of Aegean appearance from the valleys of the Rhyndacus, Sangarius and Halys.

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  • Nothing whatever is to be said against the composition of his first and second " tribes"; but the third is an assemblage still more heterogeneous than that which Nitzsch brought together under a name so like that of Muller - for the fact must never be allowed to go out of sight that the extent of the Picarii of the latter is not at all that of the Picariae of the former.'

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  • New poems in abundance dealt with the history of the Crusades, either in a faithful narrative, like that of the Chanson of Ambroise, which narrates the Third Crusade, or in a free and poetical spirit, such as breathes in the Chanson d'Antioche.

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  • The basis of this growth is partly the story-telling instinct innate in all men, which loves to heighten an effect, sharpen a point or increase a contrast - the instinct which breathes in Icelandic sagas like that of Burnt Njal; partly the instinct of idolization, if it may be so called, which leads to the perversion into impossible greatness of an approved character, and has created, in this instance, the legendary figures of Peter the Hermit and Godfrey of Bouillon (qq.v.); partly the religious impulse, which counted nothing wonderful in a holy war, and imported miraculous elements even into the sober pages of the Gesta.

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  • The reconstruction of the city after its demolition by the Persians was not carried out on the lines of a definite plan like that of the Peiraeus.

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  • The plan is that of the conventional Roman theatre; the semicircular auditorium, which seated some 5000 persons, is, like that of the Dionysiac theatre, partly hollowed from the rock.

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  • The oat grain (excepting the naked oat), like that of barley, is closely invested by the husk.

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  • Though Meyerbeer wrote much that is intrinsically more dull and vulgar than the overture to Rienzi, he never combined such serious efforts with a technique so like that of a military bandmaster.

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  • One has hitherto supposed that he was related to the Mediterraneans, the race to which the Bronze Age Greeks and Italians belonged; but this supposed connexion may well break down in the matter of skull form, as the Hittite skull, like that of the modern Anatolian, probably inclined to be brachycephalic. whereas that of the Mediterranean inclined in the other direction, And now the Bohemian Assyriologist Prof. Hrozny has brought forward evidence s that the cuneiform script adopted by the Hittites from the Mesopotamians expressed an Indo-European tongue, nearly akin to Latin!

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  • The general shape is like that.

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  • The mounds were probably formed by some gentle eruptive action like that exhibited in the " mud hills " along the Mississippi below New Orleans; but no explanation is generally accepted.

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  • The power of Naevius was the more genuine Italian gift - the power of satiric criticism - which was employed in making men ridiculous, not, like that of Plautus, in extracting amusement from the humours, follies and eccentricities of life.

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  • The climate of Cambodia, like that of Cochin China, which it closely resembles, varies with the monsoons.

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  • The chemical composition of typical obsidians is shown by the following analyses Obsidian, when broken, shows a conchoidal fracture, like that of glass, and yields sharp-edged fragments, which have been used in many localities as arrow-points, spear-heads, knives and razors.

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  • These liturgical notes make extremely probable the supposition that the poem has been taken from some collection like that of our present book of Psalms, probably on the ground of the authorship asserted by the superscription there attached to it.

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  • The planets in question appeared in the telescope as star-like objects which could be compared with the stars with much greater accuracy than a planetary disk like that of Mars, the apparent form of which was changed by its varying phase, due to the different directions of the sun's illumination.

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  • Opisthosoma three minute and forming a slender generally-retracted tail like that of Thelyphonus.

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  • In the larger depressions, like that of the Reconcavo of Bahia, there are large alluvial areas celebrated for their fertility.

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  • The lower river valleys of the Tocantins-Araguaya, Xingu, Tapajos and Paraguay are essentially tropical, their climate being hot and humid like that of the Amazon.

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  • Virtually, this was a republican government like that of the United States, for no difference existed in the mode of election of the regent from that of a president.

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  • His main object, however, like that of Brougham, was the amelioration of the law, more by the abolition of cumbrous technicalities than by the assertion of new and striking principles.

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  • Port Shepstone is situated at the mouth of the river, which, like that of all others in Natal, is obstructed by a bar.

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  • Besides these there are a number of small indentations, sheltered anchorages formed by islands and reefs like that of Puerto Cabello, and estuaries and also open roadsteads, like those of La Guaira and Carupano, which serve important ports.

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  • It has a firm gelatinous consistence and wax-like lustre, and, microscopically, is found to be homogeneous and structureless, with a translucency like that of ground-glass.

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  • Watery solution of iodine imparts to it a deep mahogany-brown colour; iodine and sulphuric acid occasionally, but not always, an azure-blue, methylviolet, a brilliant rose-pink and methyl-green gives a reaction very much like that of methyl-violet, but not so vivid.

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  • The medicine of the i 8th century is notable, like that of the latter part of the 17th, for the striving after complete theoretical systems. The influence of the iatro-physical school was by no means exhausted; and in England, especially through the indirect influence of Sir Isaac Newton's (1642-1727) great astronomical generalizations, it took on a mathematical aspect, and is sometimes known as iatro-mathematical.

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  • The debt of London, like that of other municipalities, has considerably increased and shows a tendency to go on increasing, although certain safeguards against too ready borrowing have been imposed.

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  • Dubuat considered that if water were a perfect fluid, and the channels in which it flowed infinitely smooth, its motion would be continually accelerated, like that of bodies descending in an inclined plane.

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  • Whether this could by its own growth have been extended over his free tenants and carried so far as to absorb a local court, like that of the hundred, into private possession, is not certain.

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  • The western coast of Yemen, like that of Hejaz, is studded with shoals and islands, of which Perim in the Straits of Bab-el-Mandeb, Kamaran, the Turkish quarantine post, 40 m.

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  • There was a charming side to his trustful simplicity, which was at times almost like that of a sailor set ashore.

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  • From this time the temple carvers, although still attached to the carpenters guild, took a place apart from the rest of their craft, and the genius of Hidari Jingoro secured for one important section of the artisan world a recognition like that which Hishigawa Moronobu, the painter and book-illustrator, afterwards won I or another.

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  • A theoretical supremacy was accorded by the Incas to Pachacamac, whose worship, like that of Vira cocha, they appear to have already found when they conquered the land.

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  • The most highly coveted office at this time was not that of BaotXEbs, which, like that of the rex sacrorum in Rome, had been stripped of all save its religious authority, but that of the Archon; soon after the legislation of Solon repeated struggles for this office between the Eupatridae and leading members of the other two classes resulted in a temporary change.

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  • Towards the middle of the 4th century we have Decimus Magnus Ausonius, a professor of Bordeaux and afterwards consul (379), whose style is as little like that of classical poetry as is his prosody.

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  • For instance, some species of Philodendron have a growth like that of ivy, with feeding roots penetrating the soil and clasping roots which fix the plant to its support.

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  • Doubtless the framer of Jude r would have preferred the aegis of " James the Lord's brother," if this, like that of Paul, had not been already appropriated.

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  • But though his work is thus, like that of many historians, coloured by his opinions, this was not the outcome of a conscious purpose, and he was scrupulously conscientious in collecting and weighing his materials.

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  • His attitude towards religion was, like that of Augustus, moderate and conservative.

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  • The eyes are well developed, with numerous facets; the antennae minal one shaped like that of the are transparent, with few nervures, flight.

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  • To many it has seemed a curious freak of Bruno's that he should have so eagerly adopted a view of thought like that of Lull, but in reality it is in strict accordance with the principles of his philosophy.

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  • In the United Kingdom the ownership of coal, like that of other minerals, is in the proprietor of the soil, and passes with it, except when specially reserved in the sale.

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  • He survived Herod, and it was through his influence that the succession was secured for Archelaus; but the date of his death, like that of his birth, is unknown.

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  • The coarse and shaggy hair is somewhat like that of the sloths.

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  • In the state reformatory at Elmira (which, like that at Napanoch, is for men between sixteen and thirty years of age who have been convicted of a state prison offence for the first time only), the plan of committing adult felons on an indeterminate sentence to be determined by their behaviour was first tested in America in 1877, and it has proved so satisfactory that it has been in part adopted for the state prisons.

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  • The orifice which is usually placed to the ear was enlarged and closed by a corrugated plate like that of an aneroid barometer, and the motion of this plate was indicated by means of a mirror which had one edge fixed, while the other was attached to a style fixed to the centre of the plate.

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  • The reply to this criticism is that Mr Blaine was the choice of the majority of the party, and that while Mr Roosevelt felt free to fight within the party vigorously for reform, he did not feel that the nomination justified a schism like that which occurred in the Democratic party over the free silver issue in 1896 - a schism which remained afterwards a hopeless weakness in that party.

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  • But it would be cruel to pick holes in a writer whose thinking, like that of St Paul, is coloured by emotion.

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  • Irish statute law, like that of England and Scotland, contains numerous provisions for arbitration under special enactments.

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  • In some soils foundations may be obtained by the device of building a masonry casing like that of a well and excavating the soil inside; the casing gradually sinks and the masonry is continued at the surface.

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  • The modern nakshatras are twenty-seven equal ecliptical divisions, the origin of which shifts, like that of the solar signs, with the vernal equinox.

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  • If this relation is true along all paths, the velocity of the aether must be of irrotational type, like that of frictionless fluid.

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  • The tariff history of the United States, like that of European countries, divides itself into two great periods, before and after the year 1860.

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  • His Latin, like that of Gallus, is far from classical, but he writes with spirit and throws a good deal of light upon 1 The Psalter is called after Margaret, the first wife of King Louis, who died in 1349, by a mere conjecture.

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  • Buell's failure to appreciate political considerations as a part of strategy justified his recall, but the value of his work, like that of McClellan, can hardly be measured by marches and victories.

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  • It is a mountainous country intersected with rocky canons and fertile valleys, which occasionally broaden out into alluvial plains like that of the Shelif, or the Metija near Algiers, or those in the neighbourhood of Oran and Bona.

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  • Of the many theories as to the address, the most plausible are perhaps those which would apply to a single congregation of Hebrew Christians in Rome, or to a local church or group of local churches in Palestine, perhaps like that of which the centre would be at Caesarea.

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  • Tongue long, with papillae, like that of the Lacertidae but only feebly nicked anteriorly.

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  • Lee said that he had lost his right arm, and, good soldiers as were the other generals, not one amongst them was comparable to Jackson, whose name was dreaded in the North like that of Lee himself.

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  • In fact, there were special cases, like that of Synesius, in which a speculative reconstruction of distinctively Christian doctrines by Christian men was winked at.

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  • The history of this science, like that of all physical sciences, covers two parallel lines of development which have acted and reacted upon each other - namely, progress in exploration, research and discovery, and progress in philosophic interpretation.

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  • If the sodium is only gently heated, so as to produce a comparatively rarefied vapour, and a grating spectroscope employed, the spectrum obtained is like that shown in fig.

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  • Pan, Silenus, the Satyrs and the Fauns were either capriform or had some part of their bodies shaped like that of a goat.

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  • In the wild state its colours do not differ from those of a Crucian carp, and like that fish it is tenacious of life and easily domesticated.

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  • The coat of the female is extremely short, almost like that of a race-horse, and the legs are long.

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  • The bark is red, like that of the Scots fir, deeply furrowed, with the ridges often much curved and twisted.

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  • The Decretum pro Jacobitis, published on the 4th of February 1442, is, like that for the Armenians, of high dogmatic interest, as it summarizes the doctrine of the great medieval scholastics on the points in controversy.

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  • The life, like that of the later Cambrian, was singularly cosmopolitan, being in contrast with the provincial character of the life of the earlier Cambrian and of the early (Upper) Silurian which followed.

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  • The fauna of the Appalachian region is far less like that of Europe, and indicates but slight connection with the fauna of the interior.

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  • The climate of the period, at least in its earlier part, seems to have been arid like that of the Permian, as indicated both by the paucity of fossils and by the character of the sediments.

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  • At the same time marine sedimentation was continued on the Pacific coast, but the faunas of the west coast and the interior bay are notably unlike, the latter being more like that of the coast north of the United States.

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  • Because, then, the Magna Moralia is very like the Nicomachean Ethics, but more rudimentary, nearer to the Platonic dialogues in style and to a less degree in matter, and also like the Eudemian Ethics, we conclude that it is also like that treatise in having been written as an earlier draft of the Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle himself.

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  • Grote indeed intended to write a general account of Aristotle like that of Plato; but his Aristotle went little further than the logical writings.

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  • The Order Of The Letters, Like That Of The Numbers, Is From The Bottom Of The Column Upwards.

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  • He was freely accused of looting at the time, and though this charge, like that of peculation, is matter for controversy, it is very strongly supported.

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  • On account of certain structural peculiarities, the rats of Madagascar, which have a dentition like that of the cricetine Muridae, are separated as a distinct family, Nesomyidae.

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  • All its lines arrange themselves in two families of series, in other words, the spectrum looks like that of the superposition of two spectra similar to those presented by the alkali metals.

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  • These beds, with intercalated lavas, form the mountainous west shore of Lough Mask, the east, like that of Lough Corrib, being formed of low Carboniferous Limestone ground.

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  • It is an oil, possessing a smell like that of butyric acid.

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  • Thus his metaphysics is Leibnitzian, like that of Lotze, and yet is opposed to the most characteristic feature of monadology - the percipient indivisible monad.

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  • Ernst Mach is a conspicuous instance of a confusion of physics and psychology ending in a scepticism like that of Hume.

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  • Avenarius held a view of knowledge very like that of Mach's view of the economy of thinking.

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  • On the whole, his voluntarism, though like that of Schopenhauer and Hartmann, is not the same; not Schopenhauer's, because the ideating will of Wundt's philosophy is not a universal irrational will; and not Hartmann's, because, although ideating will, according to Wundt's phenomenalism, is supposed to extend through the world of organisms, the whole inorganic world remains a mere object of unitary experience.

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  • It is to be monistic ideal realism, like that of Fichte and Hegel; not, however, like theirs idealistic in method, a Phantastisches Begrifsgebaude, but realistic in method, a Wissenschaftliche Philosophie.

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  • It is realism - but inconsequent and inadequate realism, something like that of Spencer; according, indeed, more knowledge of the distinction between Nature as condition of sensations and God as condition of Nature; but very like in holding that all we know of natural forces is our perceptions.

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  • Among the points of interest within it are the old chapel of 1318, with Leopold's tomb and the altar of Verdun, dating from the 12th century, the treasury and relic-chamber, the library with 30,000 volumes and many MSS., the picture gallery, the collection of coins, the theological hall, and the winecellar, containing an immense tun like that at Heidelberg.

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  • The hind-foot is very like that of a rhinoceros, having three welldeveloped toes.

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  • The members of both groups appear to have a power like that possessed by geckos of clinging to vertical surfaces of rocks and trees by the soles of their feet.

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  • Their position in Mesopotamia must have been very like that of the Shammar at the present time (see ad fin.).

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  • The Australian or " Massachusetts " ballot, adopted in 1891 under a law which fails to require personal registration, by a provision like that in Nebraska makes it easy to vote a straight ticket; party names are arranged on the ballot according to the number of votes secured by each party at the last preceding election.

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  • The choir is long and aisleless; an hexagonal tower between the two, like that existing at Lynn, has perished.

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  • The cella - divided, like that of Zeus, into three partitions by a double row of columns - had four " tongue-walls," or small screens, projecting at right angles from its north wall, and as many from the south wall.

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  • Owing to the imperfection of the Hebrew alphabet, which, like that of most Semitic languages, has no means of expressing vowel-sounds, it is only partly possible to trace the development of the language.

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  • The treatment is precisely like that of branch cuttings.

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  • When the growth of pyramids is completed, the outline is something like that of fig.

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  • Myrioblepharis, with a peculiar multiciliate zoospore like that of Vaucheria, is provisionally placed in the same group. Monoblepharis was first described by Cornu in 1871, but from that time until 1895 when Roland Thaxter described several species from America the genus was completely lost sight of.

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  • We have thus a series showing a progressive reduction in the complexity of the life-history, the lepto and micro forms having a life-history like that of the Basidiomycetes.

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  • These instances of the very early use of this metal, intrinsically at once so useful and so likely to disappear by rusting away, tell a story like that of the single foot-print of the savage which the waves left for Robinson Crusoe's warning.

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  • The freezing of molten cast iron of 2.50% of carbon goes on selectively like that of these steels which we have been studying, till the enrichment of the molten mother-metal in carbon brings its carbon-contents to B, 4.30%, the eutectic 1 carbon-content, i.e.

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  • The ends of this core are connected above, below and at the right of the trough A, by means of that frame, so that the trough and this core and frame stand to each other in a position like that of two successive links of a common oval - linked chain.

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  • Second, though the brittleness should be lessened somewhat by the decrease in the extent to which the continuity of the strong matrix is broken up by the graphite skeleton, yet this effect is outweighed greatly by that of the rapid substitution in the matrix of the brittle cementite for the' very ductile copper-like ferrite, so that the brittleness increases continuously (RS), from that of the very grey graphitic cast irons, which, like that of soapstone, is so slight that the metal can endure severe shock and even indentation without breaking, to that of the pure white cast iron which is about as brittle as porcelain.

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  • Sumerian has a system of vowel harmony strikingly like that seen in all modern agglutinative languages, and it has also vocalic dissimilation similar to that found in modern Finnish and Esthonian.

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  • Our compassion should be like that of God, who succours the suffering without sharing in their pain.

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  • Before that time there were only legendary accounts like that of Sindbad's " Valley of the Diamonds," or the tale of the stones found in the brains of serpents.

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  • His astronomical vocation, like that of Kepler, came from without.

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  • It possesses large plateaus, such as that of Bavaria, which stretches away from the foot of the Alps, fertile low plains like that intersected by the Rhine, mountain chains and isolated groups of mountains, comparatively low in height, and so situated as not seriously to interfere with communication either by road or by railway.

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  • The imperial budget, like that of most European nations, is divided into two portions, the ordinary and the extraordinary; and the increase under both heads (especially for army and navy) became a recurrent factor.

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  • As this MS. contains transcriptional errors, and as its archetype had perhaps a Greek basis, the Recognitions may be dated c. 350-3751 (its Christology suggested to Rufinus an Arianism like that of Eunomius of Cyzicus, c. 362), and the Homilies prior even to 350.

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  • The Niagara escarpment mentioned above, generally called "the mountain" in Ontario, is the cause of waterfalls on all the rivers which plunge over it, Niagara Falls being, of course, the most important; and in most cases these falls have eaten their way back into the tableland, forming deep gorges or canyons like that below Niagara itself, through which the water pours as violent rapids.

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  • Gaiseric made a treaty with Odoacer almost like that which ended the First Punic War.

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  • But his power, like that of Dionysius and Agathocles, was felt in more distant regions.

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  • They brought horses and horned cattle, unknown in these regions until then, and they founded well-organized states, like that of Adamawa, now divided between Cameroon and the British protectorate of Nigeria.

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  • The water supply of Melrose, like that of Stoneham and of Medford, is derived from the metropolitan reservoir called Spot Pond in Stoneham, immediately west of Melrose.

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  • The new city, like that founded by Amr, was originally the camp of the conqueror.

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  • Others are the sibilation of consonantal i and the assibilation of -di- to some sound like that of English j (denoted by B in the local variety of Latin alphabet), as in vidadu, " viamdo," i.e.

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  • The difference is much like that between the Parthenon and the Niobids, or between Jacopo Avanzi and Caracci.

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  • After this there was a strong archaistic fashion, much like that under Hadrian; in both cases it may have arrested decay, but it did not lift the art up again.

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  • In Bornholm, it should be mentioned, the flora is more like that of Sweden; not the beech, but the pine, birch and ash are the most abundant trees.

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  • The important part played by the mineral in the history of commerce and religion depends on this fact; at a very early stage of progress salt became a necessary of life to most nations, and in many cases they could procure it only from abroad, from the sea-coast, or from districts like that of Palmyra where salty incrustations are found on the surface of the soil.

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  • Whether or no the so-called "fourth formula" (Hahn, § 156) is to be ascribed to a continuation of this synod or to a subsequent but distinct assembly of the same year, its aim is like that of the first three; while repudiating certain Arian formulas it avoids the Athanasian shibboleth "homoousios."

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  • The stratification is said to be like that of the settlements at Olympia, but undisturbed.

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  • A tumulus and cist graves were dug containing weapons, fibulae, and pottery of sub-Mycenaean type like that previously found at Theotoku.

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  • Hence their line of trend, which like that of all the other strata is in a north-easterly direction, may be traced from hill to hill by their more craggy contours.

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  • This poetry, like that of the early half of the period, is courtly; its differences are the differences between the atmosphere of the reigns of the first and fourth Jameses and that of the sixth.

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  • The principal ruins of the town of Pasargadae at Murghab are a great terrace like that of Persepolis, and the remainders of three buildings, on which the building inscription of Cyrus, "I Cyrus the king the Achaemenid" (sc. " have built this"),, occurs five times in Persian, Susian and Babylonian.

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  • A second campaign by the king in the autumn was defeated, like that of the previous year, through bad weather and the Fabian tactics of the Welsh.

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  • A proclamation was then issued to the effect that each kingdom should keep its own laws and customs, that there should be no further interchange of functionaries between the kingdoms, and that no one should again set up a tyranny like that of Ebroin.

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  • This requires more time and fuel than the work in " open " furnaces, but in the muffles the gaseous hydrochloric acid is separated from the fire-gases, just like that evolved in the pot, and can therefore be condensed into strong hydrochloric acid, like the pot-acid.

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  • This he accomplished by a policy much like that of Pitt against Napoleon.

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  • The ore is partly a clay ironstone, like that occurring in the Coalmeasures of England, partly an oxide of iron or haematite, and it generally contains phosphorus.

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  • In Lower Burma the western face of the Arakan Yoma hills, like that of the Western Ghats in India, is exposed to the full force of the south-western monsoon, and receives a very heavy rainfall.

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  • This basin, like that of Aussa, is in places 200 ft.

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  • On the 17th of March he delivered a speech in the senate urging a general amnesty like that declared in Athens after the expulsion of the Thirty Tyrants.

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  • For it strikingly illustrates the fact that the temple of En-lil, like that of the Sun-god at Sippar and the other great temples in Babylonia, possessed a body of mythological and religious texts, which formed subjects for study and comment among the priestly scribes.

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  • With the declaration of peace the president again gained a momentary popularity much like that he had won in 1809 by his apparent willingness at that time to fight France.

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