Often Sentence Examples

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  • Poor people are often sick.

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  • Oh, well, you know people often invent things.

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  • We choose it much more often than we should.

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  • People are often victims of their own natures.

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  • Some things never grew boring no matter how often they were repeated.

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  • It is often still warm.

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  • He was often making trouble among his neighbors.

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  • The old horse panted a little, and had to stop often to get his breath.

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  • Gabriel's visits weren't often, but Rhyn had grown to like him.

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  • How often had she heard how dangerous abandoned mines were?

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  • These assumptions are often wrong.

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  • How can he remember well his ignorance--which his growth requires--who has so often to use his knowledge?

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  • An old peasant whom Prince Andrew in his childhood had often seen at the gate was sitting on a green garden seat, plaiting a bast shoe.

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  • Often when he went his rounds I clung to his coat tails while he collected and punched the tickets.

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  • She had always been a recluse at heart, often declining a social outing with her friends so that she could be alone with a book or her writing.

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  • Often, when he was a little lad, he took long walks among the trees with his mother.

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  • Consider the pan you most often cook in today.

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  • He danced with you that often and didn't tell you his name?

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  • Often times both are absent when love is involved.

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  • Fred O'Connor's usual behavior was often erratic.

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  • Obviously it wasn't something he often did.

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  • Maybe hearing Mary say it so often had burned it into his brain.

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  • These countries, particularly in the Balkans, were often small and tended toward war.

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  • When picking up her mail at the post office, she often talked to Adrena.

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  • Cynthia confessed they didn't attend as often as they should— as much as she did when her son was at home.

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  • Her father was hard to read and often unapproachable, but he cared for her in his own special way.

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  • She wandered the mansion as she often did, restless and starving.

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  • She returned to this thought often as they traveled for two days.

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  • They had given Martha a telephone card and asked she contact them as soon and as often as she could.

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  • He didn't have that position because he was a male, as her friends often thought.

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  • But he was still headstrong and ill-tempered; and he was often in trouble with the other sailors.

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  • But there is any quantity of oatmeal, which we often cook for breakfast.

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  • If we keep cool and moist, and meet with no accidents, we often live for five years.

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  • After meeting Princess Mary, though the course of his life went on externally as before, all his former amusements lost their charm for him and he often thought about her.

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  • He left early each Friday afternoon, often returning late on Monday morning.

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  • He was often sighted strutting down the roadside.

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  • Baby Claire was often in evidence in our work place, sleeping on mother's arm or in her file cabinet remodeled crib, or supping on Martha's breast.

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  • If a man was obliged to go from one city to another, he often rode on horseback.

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  • In history he is often called the Grand Monarch.

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  • Knowledge often consists of the rolled-up conclusions from many pieces of data.

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  • With skin cancer, like all diseases, over time some people get better and some people get worse, and often we really don't know why.

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  • Sometimes countries simply nationalize industries, so that an enterprise once owned by a private company, often a foreign-based one, is taken over by the government or "the people."

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  • But they were too often successful.

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  • Deidre crossed to him, unafraid of the creature whose appearance often made grown Immortals quake and grovel.

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  • His new schedule often sent him to bed early and kept him there until the last moment.

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  • Several days of festivity and merry-making followed, for such old friends did not often meet and there was much to be told and talked over between them, and many amusements to be enjoyed in this delightful country.

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  • We often see other technologies race toward a point and then stop growing along that axis.

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  • I should start charging you for taking the edge off as often as I do.

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  • Does that happen often?

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  • On her walks at Lover's Lane near Evelyn's row house, she'd often seen couples entranced by the rhythmic movement of waves stand at a railing, the man's arms wrapped around the woman in front of him, his chin on her head.

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  • Hearing this, Dorothy and the Wizard exchanged startled glances, for they remembered how often Eureka had longed to eat a piglet.

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  • A comfortable bed replaced the cot utilized in Peabody and absolute darkness proved more conducive to sleep than the leaked light that often snuck into our old quarters.

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  • In rural areas, first responders were often neighbors, which was the fortunate case with them.

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  • They did talk, but often when she saw them they were silently enjoying each other's company.

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  • Alex always seemed to know the right thing to say in any moment, and his silence often felt awkward.

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

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  • I often wonder how

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  • I have often been asked, "Do not people bore you?"

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  • He was often woken from the crime scene by honking horns or outside noises.

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  • Fred was referring to a coffee klatch of elderly town patriarchs whose words and advice on just about anything was often quoted in the local paper.

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  • He used to frown at her when she acted outside the Immortal Laws, unable to appreciate that a deity charged with managing a domain often had to take steps outside the rules to protect one's underworld.

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  • I need to visit more often.

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  • He'd often wondered if he had more family somewhere.

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  • I want to be happy and not worry about creatures trying to kill me or how often I'll be wandering into one of your massacres!

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  • He was often called the Ettrick Shepherd, because he was the keeper of sheep near the Ettrick Water.

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  • The people of Antium were enemies of the Romans and had often been at war with them.

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  • Now we are certainly on the fuzzy edges, a place where words, often fuzzy in their meanings, begin to fail us.

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  • Expropriation often is accompanied by infringements of the third ingredient, individual liberty, as well.

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  • In the fat years, agricultural prices are pushed downward by the abundance, often below the cost of harvesting and transporting the crops.

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  • The milkers would let me keep my hands on the cows while they milked, and I often got well switched by the cow for my curiosity.

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  • Then, unexpectedly, as often happens, the sound of the hunt suddenly approached, as if the hounds in full cry and Daniel ulyulyuing were just in front of them.

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  • More often than I care to admit.

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  • You don't see that too often in women her age.

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  • He often does that when he's out of town even though he's always home before they get here.

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  • She had said that often enough.

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  • How often do your duties place you in danger?

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  • He often did that.

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  • Often, a buying decision hinges on a piece of arcane information about a product that is difficult to locate.

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  • Although nations create governments to establish such protections, history shows that all too often, governments fail to do so.

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  • In discussing nutrition, not only is there little agreement on the nature of the solutions, there is often disagreement on the nature of the problems.

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  • Second, monarchs themselves often have only a financial risk in war.

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  • They may not bump into them very often in what we call "everyday life" but do know them well enough to friend them.

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  • Practically speaking, governments often act as if their first duty is to protect the government, not the people.

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  • She had a cradle, and I often spent an hour or more rocking her.

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  • My thoughts would often rise and beat up like birds against the wind, and I persisted in using my lips and voice.

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  • We came home in horse cars because it was Sunday and steam cars do not go often on Sunday.

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  • I often think of the pleasant time we had all together in Boston last spring.

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  • We think of you so, so often! and our hearts go out to you in tenderest sympathy; and you know better than this poor letter can tell you how happy we always are to have you with us!

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  • When she is out walking she often stops suddenly, attracted by the odour of a bit of shrubbery.

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  • Often, however, her sober ideas are not to be laughed at, for her earnestness carries her listeners with her.

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  • She can make a great many combinations now, and often invents new ones herself.

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  • Too often, I think, children are required to write before they have anything to say.

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  • The philanthropist too often surrounds mankind with the remembrance of his own castoff griefs as an atmosphere, and calls it sympathy.

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  • The penny-post is, commonly, an institution through which you seriously offer a man that penny for his thoughts which is so often safely offered in jest.

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  • At dinner the prince usually spoke to the taciturn Michael Ivanovich more often than to anyone else.

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  • A pleasant humming and whistling of bullets were often heard.

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  • Often seeing the success she had with young and old men and women Pierre could not understand why he did not love her.

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  • But, though she noticed it, she was herself in such high spirits at that moment, so far from sorrow, sadness, or self-reproach, that she purposely deceived herself as young people often do.

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  • After that journey to Ryazan he found the country dull; his former pursuits no longer interested him, and often when sitting alone in his study he got up, went to the mirror, and gazed a long time at his own face.

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  • Often, listening to the pilgrims' tales, she was so stimulated by their simple speech, mechanical to them but to her so full of deep meaning, that several times she was on the point of abandoning everything and running away from home.

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  • Though she blamed herself for it, she could not refrain from grumbling at and worrying Sonya, often pulling her up without reason, addressing her stiffly as "my dear," and using the formal "you" instead of the intimate "thou" in speaking to her.

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  • And with the decision and tenderness that often come at the moment of awakening, she embraced her friend, but noticing Sonya's look of embarrassment, her own face expressed confusion and suspicion.

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  • That sincerity which often comes with waking showed her clearly what chiefly concerned her about her father's illness.

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  • And as often happens with old people, Kutuzov began looking about absent-mindedly as if forgetting all he wanted to say or do.

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  • But his brilliantly white, strong teeth which showed in two unbroken semicircles when he laughed--as he often did--were all sound and good, there was not a gray hair in his beard or on his head, and his whole body gave an impression of suppleness and especially of firmness and endurance.

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  • The officer of the Horse Guards went to a general with whom Ermolov was often to be found.

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  • Very often a wounded animal, hearing a rustle, rushes straight at the hunter's gun, runs forward and back again, and hastens its own end.

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  • Its furry tail stood up firm and round as a plume, its bandy legs served it so well that it would often gracefully lift a hind leg and run very easily and quickly on three legs, as if disdaining to use all four.

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  • He often fell asleep unexpectedly in the daytime, but at night, lying on his bed without undressing, he generally remained awake thinking.

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  • Live entertainment is often scheduled to appear on the dining patio.

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  • They were so synchronized and fluid that Carmen asked Alex if they danced often.

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  • It was something she had been told often, but never expected to be asked.

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  • Well, he has a home office and he goes there pretty often, but I can't figure out what he's doing.

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  • We'll have to do this more often.

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  • He was no more expressive around Mary than anyone else, but he often asked her opinion on things.

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  • How often had he watched her sunbathing?

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  • I've pondered the events of those few months so often and so deeply I know if I don't at least commit the experience to paper I'll never move forward.

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  • Granted, what we accomplished was monumental, but coming across a similar situation and duplicating what we were able to do might not occur very often.

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  • I used them a lot over the years, not always to the FBI liking which didn't help my career but I found they often work.

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  • She gasped, recognizing it as the one he wore often, the heirloom passed down through his ancestors.

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  • The armory was not the collection of a wealthy connoisseur; this was the personal armory of a man accustomed to killing often.

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  • You finish your thoughts out loud pretty often.

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  • The Buen was nearly full, but as the season crept toward the Fourth of July and the heart of summer, finding a dinner seat anywhere in Ouray would often require patience.

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  • We made it look like he was drunk—which he often was.

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  • Preparing food wasn't something human-Deidre did often.

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  • No, only often enough to keep things interesting.

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  • There was little hibernation in the town often called the Switzerland of America.

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  • As much and as often as Annie wrote, the letters and numbers must have almost become a second language to her.

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  • I just wish it could happen more often.

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  • He asked her to sing them often.

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  • How often was Byrne out of the office?

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  • He started changing his name as often as his shorts.

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  • Often they made fun of them.

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  • In fact, his workday often began before he arrived at the clinic.

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  • He had always been hot headed, but never mean like he often was now.

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  • With a complexion like hers, he was often mistaken as her brother, a similarity they'd used in the past to keep people from finding out she was Damian's mate.

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  • It wasn't often that they had time to themselves.

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  • The animals are used to seeing us, and the horses often graze with them, so I don't think we will have any problems with the safari animals or the natural wildlife.

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  • She worked hard at taking care of her husband and children, yet how often had someone told her she was a good wife and mother - or even a nice person?

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  • Does he bring you up here often?

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  • It wasn't something she had often heard.

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  • She had told him often enough that he was the best looking man she had ever seen.

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  • He wears it often.

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  • She endeavoured unsuccessfully to eke out her irregularly paid allowance by those expedients to which reduced gentlewomen are driven - fancywork and painting fans and snuff-boxes; she lived in a garret and was often unable to allow herself the luxury of a fire.

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  • It is by no means certain that he made the remark often attributed to him, "Let us enjoy the papacy since God has given it to us," but there is little doubt that he was by nature devoid of moral earnestness or deep religious feeling.

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  • The forewings have at least a single longitudinal nervure - often two - reaching from base to tip of the wing.

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  • Within the town the streets are often dark and narrow, and, apart from the cathedral and the hotel de ville, the architecture is of little interest.

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  • This method in one shape or another has been often employed.

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  • The potentials that have to be dealt with are often hundreds and sometimes thousands of volts, and insulation troubles are more serious than is generally appreciated.

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  • Even on the quietest days irregular changes are always numerous and often large.

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  • At Sodankyla rain or snowfall was often unaccompanied by change of sign in the potential.

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  • The dialects differ very much in different parts of the island, so that those who speak one often cannot understand those who speak another, and use Italian as the medium of communication.

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  • In the Barbargia the men have a white shirt, a black or red waistcoat and black or red coat, often with open sleeves; the cut and decorations of these vary considerably in the different districts.

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  • Chinquapin or prinoides, a dwarf species, often only I ft.

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  • A craftsman often adopted a son to learn the craft.

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  • Physical characteristics differ widely; but as a whole the Italian is somewhat short of stature, with dark or black hair and eyes, often good looking.

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  • In the province of Naples, Caserta, &c., the method of fallows is widely adopted, the ground often being left in this state for fifteen or twenty years; and in some parts of Sicily there is a regular interchange of fallow and crop year by year.

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  • His position, indeed, often necessitated his presence at games and shows, but on these occasions he occupied himself either in reading, in being read to, or in writing notes.

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  • In the yeast cell the nucleus is represented by a homogenous granule, probably of a nucleolar nature, surrounded and perhaps to some extent impregnated by chromatin and closely connected with a vacuole which often has chromatin at its periphery, and contains one or more volutin granules which appear to consist of nucleic acid in combination with an unknown base.

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  • The stairs had become narrower and Zeb and the Wizard often had to help Jim pull the buggy from one step to another, or keep it from jamming against the rocky walls.

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  • They are still proud of their former Wizard, and often speak of you kindly.

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  • As often as he touched the charcoal to the smooth board, the picture grew.

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  • The second methodology error that futurists often commit is the exact opposite of the first.

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  • It often left them partially paralyzed, in wheelchairs or iron lungs (a term that's now all but forgotten and will likely send younger readers to Wikipedia).

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  • In the future, massive new amounts of information will begin to resolve the debate, instead of just adding noise to it as too often occurs today.

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  • They do this for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is that it often works.

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  • Often everything in the room was arranged in object sentences.

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  • I have often held in my hand a little model of the Plymouth Rock which a kind gentleman gave me at Pilgrim Hall, and I have fingered its curves, the split in the centre and the embossed figures "1620," and turned over in my mind all that I knew about the wonderful story of the Pilgrims.

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  • When I was a little older I felt the need of some means of communication with those around me, and I began to make simple signs which my parents and friends readily understood; but it often happened that I was unable to express my thoughts intelligibly, and at such times I would give way to my angry feelings utterly....

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  • As often happens in early youth, especially to one who leads a lonely life, he felt an unaccountable tenderness for this young man and made up his mind that they would be friends.

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  • As often happens, the horses of a convoy wagon became restive at the end of the bridge, and the whole crowd had to wait.

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  • And, in fact, Bilibin's witticisms were hawked about in the Viennese drawing rooms and often had an influence on matters considered important.

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  • In that world, the handsome drunkard Number One of the second gun's crew was "uncle"; Tushin looked at him more often than at anyone else and took delight in his every movement.

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  • The younger sisters also became affectionate to him, especially the youngest, the pretty one with the mole, who often made him feel confused by her smiles and her own confusion when meeting him.

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  • When the little princess had grown accustomed to life at Bald Hills, she took a special fancy to Mademoiselle Bourienne, spent whole days with her, asked her to sleep in her room, and often talked with her about the old prince and criticized him.

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  • She flushed, her beautiful eyes grew dim, red blotches came on her face, and it took on the unattractive martyrlike expression it so often wore, as she submitted herself to Mademoiselle Bourienne and Lise.

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  • Mademoiselle Bourienne was often touched to tears as in imagination she told this story to him, her seducer.

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  • Believe me in war the energy of young men often shows the way better than all the experience of old Cunctators.

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  • Mademoiselle Bourienne, too, seemed passionately fond of the boy, and Princess Mary often deprived herself to give her friend the pleasure of dandling the little angel--as she called her nephew--and playing with him.

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  • As often happens after long sleeplessness and long anxiety, he was seized by an unreasoning panic--it occurred to him that the child was dead.

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  • Today he is cheerful and in good spirits, but that is the effect of your visit--he is not often like that.

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  • Often after collecting alms, and reckoning up twenty to thirty rubles received for the most part in promises from a dozen members, of whom half were as well able to pay as himself, Pierre remembered the masonic vow in which each Brother promised to devote all his belongings to his neighbor, and doubts on which he tried not to dwell arose in his soul.

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  • Yes, you know between cousins intimacy often leads to love.

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  • Often when all sitting together everyone kept silent.

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  • Prince Andrew blushed, as he often did now--Natasha particularly liked it in him--and said that his son would not live with them.

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  • He understands the matter so well that Daniel and I are often quite astounded, said Simon, well knowing what would please his master.

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  • While they drove past the garden the shadows of the bare trees often fell across the road and hid the brilliant moonlight, but as soon as they were past the fence, the snowy plain bathed in moonlight and motionless spread out before them glittering like diamonds and dappled with bluish shadows.

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  • Anna Mikhaylovna, who often visited the Karagins, while playing cards with the mother made careful inquiries as to Julie's dowry (she was to have two estates in Penza and the Nizhegorod forests).

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  • I would not be silly and afraid of things, I would simply embrace him, cling to him, and make him look at me with those searching inquiring eyes with which he has so often looked at me, and then I would make him laugh as he used to laugh.

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  • She vividly pictured herself as Prince Andrew's wife, and the scenes of happiness with him she had so often repeated in her imagination, and at the same time, aglow with excitement, recalled every detail of yesterday's interview with Anatole.

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  • A fourth while seemingly overwhelmed with work would often come accidentally under the Emperor's eye.

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  • But while Nicholas was considering these questions and still could reach no clear solution of what puzzled him so, the wheel of fortune in the service, as often happens, turned in his favor.

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  • In the morning, when he went to call at Rostopchin's he met there a courier fresh from the army, an acquaintance of his own, who often danced at Moscow balls.

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  • First he rings his bell fearlessly, but when he gets into a tight place he runs away as quietly as he can, and often thinking to escape runs straight into his opponent's arms.

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  • Terenty, when he had helped him undress and wished him good night, often lingered with his master's boots in his hands and clothes over his arm, to see whether he would not start a talk.

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  • The death, sufferings, and last days of Prince Andrew had often occupied Pierre's thoughts and now recurred to him with fresh vividness.

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  • He glanced once at the companion's face, saw her attentive and kindly gaze fixed on him, and, as often happens when one is talking, felt somehow that this companion in the black dress was a good, kind, excellent creature who would not hinder his conversing freely with Princess Mary.

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  • He often surprised those he met by his significantly happy looks and smiles which seemed to express a secret understanding between him and them.

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  • She could not find fault with Sonya in any way and tried to be fond of her, but often felt ill-will toward her which she could not overcome.

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  • As she listened to it she saw before her his smooth handsome forehead, his mustache, and his whole face, as she had so often seen it in the stillness of the night when he slept.

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  • Now her face and body were often all that one saw, and her soul was not visible at all.

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  • It very often happened that in a moment of irritation husband and wife would have a dispute, but long afterwards Pierre to his surprise and delight would find in his wife's ideas and actions the very thought against which she had argued, but divested of everything superfluous that in the excitement of the dispute he had added when expressing his opinion.

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  • During that fortnight of anxiety Natasha resorted to the baby for comfort so often, and fussed over him so much, that she overfed him and he fell ill.

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  • As soon as historians of different nationalities and tendencies begin to describe the same event, the replies they give immediately lose all meaning, for this force is understood by them all not only differently but often in quite contradictory ways.

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  • On the other hand, even if we admitted that words could be the cause of events, history shows that the expression of the will of historical personages does not in most cases produce any effect, that is to say, their commands are often not executed, and sometimes the very opposite of what they order occurs.

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  • An officer still less often acts directly himself, but commands still more frequently.

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  • Our conception of the degree of freedom often varies according to differences in the point of view from which we regard the event, but every human action appears to us as a certain combination of freedom and inevitability.

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  • These are often available at a lower price than you would have to pay even at a fast food establishment.

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  • The sound was rough, as if he didn't laugh often.

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  • He never allowed anyone but Sarah to see that side of him, and she often felt sorry for his inability to let the rest of the world in.

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  • He often thought, If Beethoven or Chopin had centuries to compose music, imagine the treasures we would have.

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  • Beauties like Gams don't come around very often.

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  • I'm sure you don't have to deal with rejection very often.

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  • Jackson often joked that the day would come when she would spend more on a pair of shoes than he did on a car.

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  • Good. Maybe you won't do it too often.

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  • She lifted her lips to his ear, and through tears, whispered, "Promise you'll play for me often."

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  • When she finished, he stood, held her and repeated her words softly, "Promise you'll sing for me often."

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  • It was obvious he was used to running things, but his help often became an attempt to take over the barn.

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  • The man in her dreams often started out as Josh, but always ended up being Alex.

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  • And I haven't shown up on your doorstep so often because I want you out of my hair.

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  • Years from now, when he was comfortably ensconced in his Ouray, Colorado bed and breakfast, he'd often look back on this day as the turning point in his life, but for now it was only the start of yet another five work days.

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  • Even though some of the destinations might have been more effi­ciently visited by plane, Byrne always took a company car, often resulting in very long workdays.

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  • Unfortunately, his efforts were all too often thwarted by a sympathetic judge or a system that could not find jail space for the numbers of criminals brought before it.

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  • Often it's a judgment thing—the court weighs all the facts and makes a determination.

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  • I'm used to planes being late more often than on time.

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  • Dean often wondered to himself why their romantic attraction to one another never grew to something permanent.

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  • He wasn't in Scranton very often and the papers would pile up.

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  • Or because you and I went there so often.

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  • People would wonder how often she had slept here.

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  • The area he was watching was where she often saw deer in the early morning hours.

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  • She lay back on the bed, imagining the wedding as she had done so often before.

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  • She cried so often that when she finally went to bed, she was exhausted.

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  • As an only child growing up with aging parents and no relatives, life had often been lonely.

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  • Did people often respond that way to Rob?

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  • Regardless, Clarissa's sugar coated barbs hit their mark all too often.

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  • They don't come out into the water very often when people are swimming.

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  • How often did these storms strike?

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  • His mother spoke of a rich woman often, one who sent her on errands when his mother was not wanted at the whorehouse where she made what living was afforded a poor woman beyond the marriage age.

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  • With his extra sensitive senses, he often found himself lost in the feel or scent of things.

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  • She was a horrible liar, uncertain enough in her attempts that he assessed she didn't do it often.

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  • In common with the okapi, giraffes have skin-covered horns on the head, but in these animals, which form the genus Giraffa, these appendages are present in both sexes; and there is often an unpaired one in advance of the pair on the forehead.

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  • In size the male African elephant often surpasses the Asiatic species, reaching nearly 12 ft.

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  • Landolt and others, made it at first appear that the change in weight, if there is any, consequent on a chemical change can rarely exceed one-millionth of the weight of the reacting substances, and that it must often be much less.

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  • One section of the law expresses the fact that the weights of two substances, not necessarily elements, that are equivalent in one reaction, are often found to be equivalent in a number of other reactions.

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  • On account of this difficulty, the atomic weights published by Dalton, and the more accurate ones of Berzelius, were not always identical with the values now accepted, but were often simple multiples or submultiples of these.

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  • He was no follower of their ideas, indeed often opposed to them; but he derived from Bacon an increasing stimulus towards the investigation of certain great problems of history and philosophy, while Grotius proved valuable in his study of philosophic jurisprudence.

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  • Vico has been generally described as a solitary soul, out of harmony with the spirit of his time and often directly opposed to it.

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  • The names of leading legislators, which we so often find recorded in the history of primitive peoples, are symbols and myths, merely serving to mark an historic period or epoch by some definite and personal denomination.

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  • It would have been well if Kossuth had had something more of Gdrgei's calculated ruthlessness, for, as has been truly said, the revolutionary power he had seized could only be held by revolutionary means; but he was by nature soft-hearted and always merciful; though often audacious, he lacked decision in dealing with men.

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  • They upheld the cause of the people against the moneyed interests, but the charge was often brought that they appealed to the baser passions.

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  • Though votes were often cast for ten names, there were but two real candidates before the convention, Grant and Blaine.

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  • Cold dry winds, often of great violence, occur in the Rhone valley (the Mistral), in Istria, and Dalmatia (the Bora), and in the western Caucasus.

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  • Elsewhere local surface currents are developed, either drifts due to the direct action of the winds, or streams produced by wind action heaping water up against the land; but these nowhere rise to the dignity of a distinct current system, although they are often sufficient to obliterate the feeble tidal action characteristic of the Mediterranean.

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  • Frazer formerly held Virbius to be a wood and tree spirit, to whom horses, in which form tree spirits were often represented, were offered in sacrifice.

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  • In her self-revelations she followed Rousseau, her first master in style, but while Rousseau in his Confessions darkened all the shadows, George Sand is the heroine of her story, often frail and faulty, but always a woman more sinned against than sinning.

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  • The name "firefly" is often applied also to luminous beetles of the family Lampyridae, to which the well-known glow-worm belongs.

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  • In particular the remarkable frontier lines which bounded the Roman provinces of Upper (southern) Germany and Raetia, and which at their greatest development stretched from near Bonn on the Rhine to near Regensburg on the Danube, are often called the Limes Germanicus.

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  • The beds made partly of old mushroom-bed dung often contain sufficient spawn to yield a crop, without the introduction of brick or cake spawn, but it is advisable to spawn them in the regular way.

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  • In the Armenian and Coptic rites the vestment is often elaborately embroidered; in the other rites the only ornament is a cross high in the middle of the back, save in the case of bishops of the Orthodox Church, whose sticharia are ornamented with two vertical red stripes (7rorayof, " rivers").

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  • He then abandoned himself to pleasure; he often visited London, and became an intimate friend of the prince of Wales (afterwards George IV.); he brought to Paris the "anglo-mania," as it was called, and made jockeys as fashionable as they were in England.

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  • In English churches these stairs generally run up in a small turret in the wall at the west end of the chancel; often this also leads out on to the roof.

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  • On the continent of Europe they often lead out of the interior of the church and are enclosed with tracery, as at Rouen or Strassburg.

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  • The general construction of wooden screens is close panelling beneath, on which stands screen-work composed of slender turned balusters or regular wooden mullions, supporting tracery more or less rich with cornices, crestings, &c., and often painted in brilliant colours and gilded.

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  • The lower districts are hot and often unhealthy in the summer, while the climate of the mountainous portion of the island is less oppressive, and would be still cooler if it possessed more forest.

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  • In the midst of Charles's debauched and licentious court, she lived neglected and retired, often deprived of her due allowance, having no ambitions and taking no part in English politics, but keeping up rather her interest in her native country.

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  • For convenience the judge often sits at the royal courts of justice.

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  • But of course the 3 In actual life the Sabbath was often far from being the burden which the Rabbinical enactments would have led us to expect.

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  • His mother was descended from a family named Styward in Norfolk, which was not, however, connected in any way, as has been often asserted, with the royal house of Stuart.

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  • In all the upland valleys of the Abruzzi snow begins to fall early in November, and heavy storms occur often as late as May; whole communities are shut out for months from any intercourse with their neighbours, and some villages are so long buried in snow that regular passages are made between the different houses for the sake of communication among the inhabitants.

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  • The population of the town itself is distinguished from that of its commune, which often includes a considerable portion of the surrounding country.

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  • Large landlords are usually represented by ministri, or factors, who direct agricultural operations and manage the estates, but the estate is often let to a middleman, or mercante di campagna.

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  • The finest glass is made in Tuscany and Venetia; Venetian glass is often colored and of artistic form.

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  • In other cases it does not differ histologically from the parenchyma of the rest of the cortex, though it is often distinguished by containing particularly abundant starch, in which case it is known as a starch sheath.

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  • When the diameter of the stele is greater, parenchymatous conjunctive tissue often occupies its centre and is frequently called the pith.

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  • Each strand of spiral or annular first-formed tracheids is called a protoxylem strand, as distinct from the metaxylem or rest of the xylem, which consists of thick-walled tracheids, the pits of which are often scalariform.

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  • In many cases externai protophloem, usually consisting of narrow sieve-tubes often with swollen walls, can be distinguished from metaphloem.

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  • This type of stern is therefore often spoken of as protoslelic. In the Ferns there is clear evidence that the amphiphloic haplostele or protostele succeeded the simple (ectophloic) protostele in evolution, and that this in its turn gave rise to the solenostele, which was again succeeded by the dictyostele.

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  • Besides the types forming this series, there are a number of others (Medulloseae and allied forms) which show numerous, often very complex, types of stelar structure, in some cases polystelic, whose origin and relationship with the simpler and better known types is frequently obscure.

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  • The latter is often sclerized, especially opposite the phloem, and to a less extent opposite the xylem, as in the stem.

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  • The conjunctive of a root-stele possessing a pith is often sclerized between the pith and the pericycle.

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  • Where a large-celled pith is developed this often becomes obvious very early, and in some cases it appears to have separate initials situated below those of the hollow vascular cylinder.

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  • In some cases where there is apparently a well-marked plerome at the apex, this is really the young pith, the distinction between the stelar and cortical initials, if it exists, being, as is so often the case, impossible to make out.

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  • They often cause a considerable hypertrophy of the tissue.

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  • It does not, of course, follow that increase of bulk is always conspicuous; in such trees death is present side by side with life, and the one often counterbalances the other.

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  • Equally disastrous are those climatic or seasonal changes which involve temperatures in themselves not excessive but in wrong sequence; how many more useful plants could be grown in the open in the United Kingdom if the deceptively mild springs were not so often followed by frosts in May and June!

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  • The drawn or etiolated condition of over-shaded plants is a case in point, though here again the soft, watery plant often really succumbs to other disease agentse.g.

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  • In such cases the immediate damage done may be slight; but the effects of prolonged action and the summation of numerous attacks at numerous points are often enormotis, certain of these leafdiseases costing millions sterling annually to some planting and agricultural communities.

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  • The terrible losses sustained by whole communities of farmers, planters, foresters, &c., from plant diseases have naturally stimulated the search for remedies, but even now the search is too often conducted in the spirit of the believer in quack medicines, although the agricultural world is awakening to the fact that before any measures likely to be successful can be attempted, the whole chain of causation of the disease must be investigated.

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  • We may often distinguish between primary symptoms and secondary or subordinate symptoms, but for the purposes of classification in an article of this scope we shall only attempt to group the various cases under the more obvious signs of disease exhibited.

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  • False etiolation may occur from too low a temperature, often seen in young wheat in cold springs.

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  • Over-transpiration in bright wintry weather, when the roots are not absorbing, often results in yellowing.

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  • Spotted Leaves, &c.Discoloured spots or patches on leaves and other herbaceous parts are common symptoms of disease, and often furnish clues to identification of causes, though it must be remembered that no sharp line divides this class of symptoms from the preceding.

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  • Brilliantly colored spots and patches follow the action of acid fumes on the vegetation near towns and factories, and such particoloured leaves often present striking resemblance to autumn foliage.

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  • These hairs often occur in tufts, and are so colored and arranged that they were long taken for Fungi and placed in the genus Erineum.

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  • Witches-brooms are the tufted bunches of twigs found on silver firs, birches and other trees, and often present resemblances to birds nests or clumps of mistletoe if only seen from a distance.

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  • Exudations and Rotting.The outward symptoms of many diseases consist in excessive discharges of moisture, often accompanied by bursting of over-turgid cells, and eventually by putrefactive changes.

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  • Fumago, Antennaria is not surprising, and the leaves of limes are often black with them.

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  • No sharp line can be drawn between these diseases and some of the preceding, inasmuch as it often depends on the external conditions whether necrosis is a dry-rot, in the sense I employ the term here, or a wet-rot, when it would come under the preceding category.

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  • This may be due to frost, especially in thin-barked trees, and often occurs in beeches, pears, &c.; or it may result from bruising by wind, hailstones, gun-shot wounds in coverts, &c., the latter of course very local.

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  • Stomata are often absent, absorption and excretion of gases in solution being carried on through the epidermal layer.

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  • It is possible, however, that the absence of sunken stomata, and the occurrence of some other halophytic features, are related merely to the succulent habit and not to halophytism, for succulent species often occur on non-saline soils.

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  • They are composed of a homogeneous proteid substance, and often contain albuminoid or proteid crystals of the same kind as those which form the pyrenoid.

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  • Starch grains may often be seen in contact with the pigment crystals.

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  • It is often vacuolar, sometimes granular, and in other cases it is a homogeneous body with no visible structure or differentiation.

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  • In the higher plants the structures which have been often described as centrosomes are too indefinite in their constitution.

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  • At each pole of this spindle figure there often occur fibres radiating in all directions into the cytoplasm, and sometimes a minute granular body, the centrosome, is also found there.

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  • Useful and suggestive as they often are, teratological facts played, at one time, too large a part in the framing of morphological theories; for it was thought that the monstrous form gave a clue to the essential nature of the organ assuming it.

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  • Individual species are extremely numerous and often very restricted in area.

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  • While the tropics preserve for us what remains of the preTertiary or, at the latest, Eocene vegetation of the earth, which formerly had a much wider extension, the flora of the North Temperate region is often described as the survival of the Miocene.

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  • The South African sub-region has a flora richer perhaps in number of species than any other; and these are often extremely local ant restricted in area.

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  • The Persians are not mentioned in history before the time of Cyrus; the attempt to identify them with the Parsua, a district in the Zagros chains south of Lake Urmia, often mentioned by the Assyrians, is not tenable.

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  • The old instinctive idea of symmetry must often have suggested other oekumene balancing the known world in the other quarters of the globe.

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  • Political geography has been too often looked on from both sides as a mere summary of guide-book knowledge, useful in the schoolroom, a poor relation of physical geography that it was rarely necessary to recognize.

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  • The geological structure and the mineral composition of the rocks are often the chief causes determining the character of the land forms of a region.

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  • Some geographers distinguish a mountain from a hill by origin; thus Professor Seeley says " a mountain implies elevation and a hill implies denudation, but the external forms of both are often identical."

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  • A snow-capped mountain ridge or an arid desert forms a barrier between different forms of life which is often more effective than an equal breadth of sea.

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  • While the tendency is for the living forms to come into harmony with their environment and to approach the state of equilibriumby successive adjustments if the environment should happen to change, it is to be observed that the action of organisms themselves often tends to change their organisms environment.

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  • Next in importance comes a mountain range, but here there is often difficulty as to the definition of the actual crest-line, and mountain ranges being broad regions, it may happen that a small independent state, like Switzerland or Andorra, occupies the mountain valleys between two or more great countries.

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  • The territorial divisions and subdivisions often survive the conditions which led to their origin; hence the study of political geography is allied to history as closely as the study of physical geography is allied to geology, and for the same reason.

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  • In later times, towns have been more often founded in proximity to valuable mineral resources, and at critical points or nodes on lines of communication.

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  • In places where the low ground is marshy, roads and railways often follow the ridge-lines of hills, or, as in Finland, the old glacial eskers, which run parallel to the shore.

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  • I had a French grammar in raised print, and as I already knew some French, I often amused myself by composing in my head short exercises, using the new words as I came across them, and ignoring rules and other technicalities as much as possible.

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  • He taught me Latin grammar principally; but he often helped me in arithmetic, which I found as troublesome as it was uninteresting.

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  • He was always gentle and forbearing, no matter how dull I might be, and believe me, my stupidity would often have exhausted the patience of Job.

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  • The words rush through my hand like hounds in pursuit of a hare which they often miss.

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  • It happens too often that your trumpet call is unheeded.

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  • But, with all my love for Shakespeare, it is often weary work to read all the meanings into his lines which critics and commentators have given them.

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  • I had often read the story, but I had never felt the charm of Rip's slow, quaint, kind ways as I did in the play.

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  • Often when I dream, thoughts pass through my mind like cowled shadows, silent and remote, and disappear.

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  • Often the poor man is not so cold and hungry as he is dirty and ragged and gross.

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  • Nay, I often did better than this.

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  • To do things "railroad fashion" is now the byword; and it is worth the while to be warned so often and so sincerely by any power to get off its track.

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  • Often in a snow-storm, even by day, one will come out upon a well-known road and yet find it impossible to tell which way leads to the village.

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  • A walk through the woods thither was often my recreation.

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  • I had often since seen its crumpled red velvety blossom supported by the stems of other plants without knowing it to be the same.

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  • In previous years I had often gone prospecting over some bare hillside, where a pitch pine wood had formerly stood, and got out the fat pine roots.

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  • In some places, within my own remembrance, the pines would scrape both sides of a chaise at once, and women and children who were compelled to go this way to Lincoln alone and on foot did it with fear, and often ran a good part of the distance.

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