Pretty sentence example

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  • Oh, what a pretty sound it made!
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  • Your aunt and uncle seem pretty fond of you.
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  • Truthfully, it is pretty awful.
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  • We just turned off the highway, so we'll be there pretty soon.
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  • It was a pretty place, with vines growing thickly over the broad front porch.
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  • Should he buy a pretty toy?
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  • You have a very pretty neck.
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  • "You'll have to get used to it pretty soon," she said.
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  • "What do you want, my pretty?" said Ilyin with a smile.
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  • He compared it with the baby's pretty face.
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  • From what I hear, he's pretty... frugal; I guess would be the best word.
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  • Believe me, I'm pretty secure here and I've been careful.
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  • You're pretty well armed for a social visit.
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  • Where's the pretty girl?
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  • I heard she was pretty humiliated when she found out.
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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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  • Howie doesn't have to work but he still suffers from head trauma, is pretty depressed and frankly, doesn't know what to do with himself.
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  • We have a pretty close time frame of entrance and exit.
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  • Sonya now was sixteen and she was very pretty, especially at this moment of happy, rapturous excitement.
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  • Usually when he awoke with a hard-on and a woman in his bed, what happened next was pretty straightforward.
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  • How pretty the baby was!
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  • Let's say Linda has come up with a pretty interesting idea: A social network for couples.
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  • You, personally, are pretty happy with the generic knockoff, which saves you a dollar and tastes the same to you.
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  • The princess' beautiful eyes with all their former calm radiance were looking with tender affection and pity at Mademoiselle Bourienne's pretty face.
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  • He used to be a pretty good mechanic.
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  • The pretty young girl materialized, hair wet and smiling, dressed in a new bathrobe Betsy had purchased.
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  • "No really, my dear, this dress is not pretty," said Lise, looking sideways at Princess Mary from a little distance.
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  • With scarcely any exceptions they all were, or seemed to be, pretty--so rapturous were their smiles and so sparkling their eyes.
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  • You seemed pretty sure of yourself a while ago.
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  • Then he thought what a pretty picture might be made of his sister's sweet face and little hands.
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  • She has on a pretty red dress.
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  • There were many pretty girls and the Rostov girls were among the prettiest.
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  • Julie was a pretty girl, in her mid-twenties, I guessed.
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  • I guess the speech went pretty well.
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  • "I'm pretty sure he gets the picture," Damian said, unable to help his amusement.
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  • You finish your thoughts out loud pretty often.
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  • "Not a very pretty one," he answered, as if a little ashamed.
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  • The rainbow tints from the colored suns fell upon the glass city softly and gave to the buildings many delicate, shifting hues which were very pretty to see.
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  • Third, pretty much everything we know is published on the Internet and can be found in moments, if not seconds.
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  • As a matter of fact, I'm beginning to feel pretty good.
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  • "I guess you could say Martha is pretty good looking," I answered.
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  • I always thought they had a pretty solid marriage, especially with Claire, but she's acting as crazy as a teenager and just watching her marriage crumble.
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  • "Pretty useful gift you have," Jule said without looking at her.
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  • She was so pretty I'm saddened she's gone so soon.
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  • When he saw pretty Jennie Lohr on the road, he couldn't resist.
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  • It's pretty long already.
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  • That's a pretty interesting thought.
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  • He had made his leap, he had seen the great world, and was content to stay in his pretty glass house under the big fuchsia tree until he attained the dignity of froghood.
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  • Several pretty large logs may still be seen lying on the bottom, where, owing to the undulation of the surface, they look like huge water snakes in motion.
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  • A very pretty curly-headed boy with a look of the Christ in the Sistine Madonna was depicted playing at stick and ball.
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  • We still have more tests we could run but up to twenty four to forty eight hours; I'm pretty close on both time and location.
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  • Sorry. That was a pretty blatant case of prying, wasn't it?
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  • "As dead as poss'ble would be pretty dead, wouldn't it?" asked Dorothy.
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  • Plants themselves are pretty inefficient machines, at least from the standpoint of being good food sources for us.
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  • I'm pretty much out of the picture, at least for the near future.
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  • Last Monday Simpson shot a pretty crane.
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  • Everyone brightened at the sight of this pretty young woman, so soon to become a mother, so full of life and health, and carrying her burden so lightly.
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  • It was like walking in water and I almost lost my balance but after a few steps, I could control my motion pretty well.
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  • I think I'm doing pretty damn good, considering I would've been able to kill him if you hadn't shot and run me over, he replied in irritation.
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  • She was pretty sure Damian would find her no matter where she tried to go, but damn them all, she was going home.
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  • I read pretty stories in the book you sent me, about Charles and his boat, and Arthur and his dream, and Rosa and the sheep.
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  • He has big brown eyes and long golden hair and pretty round cheeks.
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  • "One should make up to the husbands of pretty women," said Denisov.
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  • Yeah, well she probably never took a whip to your father, but there's always a first time, Anyway, I guess she was pretty worked up.
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  • No need to cry on such a pretty day, little one.
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  • And delight of delights; there's a pretty young girl in the game!
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  • I have eaten food pretty much my whole life.
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  • It was a pretty game, played on the smooth surface of the pond, a man against a loon.
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  • It's pretty damn late.
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  • The man before her looked pretty human himself, with beautiful brown eyes and a body unlike any she'd seen before.
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  • That type of heartache is rough, but I came to peace with it and was pretty happy with my expulsion, until a few days ago.
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  • Her favorite feature, her eyes, had always been a pretty shade of turquoise.
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  • But never mind; something will happen pretty soon.
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  • He won't need to destroy ME, for if I don't get something to eat pretty soon I shall starve to death, and so save him the trouble.
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  • First, the technology can be abused and used irresponsibly, like pretty much every other technology in the world.
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  • I wish you could be here to play three little squirrels, and two gentle doves, and to make a pretty nest for a dear little robin.
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  • "Eh, is she pretty?" he asked with a wink.
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  • What's going on in that pretty head?
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  • But then, Alex had always been fluent in pretty talk.
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  • But Tessa wasn't simply another pretty face.
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  • Linda flashed her a strained smile that made her feel welcome for the first time in a week before the pretty brunette gave the blond man, Lon, a hug and kiss.
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  • She heard what was behind his message, the cunning edge Darkyn didn't try to hide behind pretty words like Wynn did.
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  • The knowledge made her want to scream, knowing she'd spent years blindly letting him talk to her like this and encourage her with pretty words, while he ensured the tumor in her head killed her.
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  • "Pretty much," he replied.
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  • "I'm pretty sure no one can," Past-Death admitted.
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  • Ginger wasn't as facially pretty as Paulette but her figure—stately and full—and her dress—expensive and tasteful— paled her sister-in-law like a queen visitor at a homeless shelter.
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  • Martha seems to have a pretty good read on Patsy and she's always been candid talking about her.
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  • Caleb screamed and jumped up and bumped his head pretty good.
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  • I might have pulled your leg a time or two, but we've got along pretty good over the years keeping stuff to ourselves.
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  • They followed the course of a broad stream and passed several more pretty cottages; but of course they saw no one, nor did any one speak to them.
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  • We stick a bunch of seeds in the ground and then treat a thousand acres of corn pretty much as a single unit.
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  • I know too that the tiny lily-bells are whispering pretty secrets to their companions else they would not look so happy.
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  • If it is too warm in Tuscumbia for little sister to wear her pretty mittens, she can keep them because her sister made them for her.
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  • It was not the dress, but the face and whole figure of Princess Mary that was not pretty, but neither Mademoiselle Bourienne nor the little princess felt this; they still thought that if a blue ribbon were placed in the hair, the hair combed up, and the blue scarf arranged lower on the best maroon dress, and so on, all would be well.
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  • And she saw Mademoiselle Bourienne, with her ribbon and pretty face, and her unusually animated look which was fixed on him, but him she could not see, she only saw something large, brilliant, and handsome moving toward her as she entered the room.
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  • When he saw the pretty little Bourienne, Anatole came to the conclusion that he would not find Bald Hills dull either.
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  • On the way to Bogucharovo, a princely estate with a dwelling house and farm where they hoped to find many domestic serfs and pretty girls, they questioned Lavrushka about Napoleon and laughed at his stories, and raced one another to try Ilyin's horse.
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  • Yes. Isn't it pretty?
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  • That was a pretty good indication of interest - or lack thereof.
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  • He hadn't been accepted as their roommate because he was pretty.
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  • I can't imagine why he didn't tell us his friend was a pretty girl.
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  • She started to call out to him, but a pretty young Indian girl emerged from those same bushes.
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  • Anyway, I'm not pretty.
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  • Molly O'Malley was a pretty child, easily recognized as Julie's daughter with her long blond hair and beautiful eyes.
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  • Han says she's progressing pretty quickly, though since none of us know how to train her, it's hard to tell.
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  • Sofia smiled and looked at the pretty woman beside her.
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  • You're a pretty twisted bitch.
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  • "You seem pretty happy," Traci observed.
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  • In Joe's eyes, the sun rose and set on his eldest daughter Jen, who was a super achiever, pretty as spring, and a delight to be around.
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  • You're doing a pretty good imitation.
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  • Ginger Dawkins was sitting on the porch in her pretty blue sweater as if she'd never huffed and puffed her exit a day earlier.
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  • Who's the pretty lady?
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  • Jessi, you look so pretty!
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  • One bad plague or invading horde would leave pretty much everyone starving.
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  • It's a pretty hopeless place to take a reader.
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  • Lady made me a pretty cap.
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  • She is a very pretty baby.
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  • Please do not forget to send me some pretty presents to hang on my tree.
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  • It is a very pretty story, and I will tell it to you some time.
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  • I want you to see baby Tom, the little blind and deaf and dumb child who has just come to our pretty garden.
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  • You will be glad to hear that Tommy has a kind lady to teach him, and that he is a pretty, active little fellow.
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  • I have a very pretty little cart now, and if it ever stops raining teacher and I are going to drive every evening.
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  • I send you with this letter a pretty book which my teacher thinks will interest you, and my picture.
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  • I have read "Le Medecin Malgre Lui," a very good French comedy by Moliere, with pleasure; and they say I speak French pretty well now, and German also.
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  • He says that she did pretty well and managed to make, after models, some conventional designs of the outlines of leaves and rosettes.
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  • If she could see and hear, I suppose she would get rid of her superfluous energy in ways which would not, perhaps, tax her brain so much, although I suspect that the ordinary child takes his play pretty seriously.
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  • My mamma made my pretty new dress.
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  • Nobody thinks of making a hearing child say, "I have a pretty new dress," at the beginning.
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  • I wonder if you would like to have me tell you a pretty dream which I had a long time ago when I was a very little child?
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  • "How she blushes, how she blushes, my pretty!" said Helene.
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  • He had grown, become rosier, had curly dark hair, and, when merry and laughing, quite unconsciously lifted the upper lip of his pretty little mouth just as the little princess used to do.
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  • He was not a pretty boy but a man with rugged, bad-boy beauty and a slow sensuality about his movement that made her heart skip a beat despite her pain.
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  • It sounded pretty, like the poof the desert dust made when the first drops of rain fell.
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  • The dress is pretty but I can't imagine having to wear these undies!
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  • So the two went to the dressing-room of the Princess and searched carefully in every corner and among the vases and baskets and ornaments that stood about the pretty boudoir.
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  • One day Helen said, "I must buy Nancy a very pretty hat."
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  • It is a pretty dress.
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  • Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things.
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  • Prince Hippolyte stood close to the pretty, pregnant princess, and stared fixedly at her through his eyeglass.
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  • All the pretty women in society will be there.
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  • Suddenly the angry, squirrel-like expression of the princess' pretty face changed into a winning and piteous look of fear.
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  • By the grace of her movements, by the softness and flexibility of her small limbs, and by a certain coyness and reserve of manner, she reminded one of a pretty, half-grown kitten which promises to become a beautiful little cat.
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  • Ahead of the rest and nearer to him ran a dark- haired, remarkably slim, pretty girl in a yellow chintz dress, with a white handkerchief on her head from under which loose locks of hair escaped.
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  • She is unusually intelligent, charming... and then she is pretty, uncommonly pretty, and agile--she swims and rides splendidly... and her voice!
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  • She was silent, and not only less pretty than at the ball, but only redeemed from plainness by her look of gentle indifference to everything around.
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  • Pretty, a good voice, young, and in nobody's way if only they leave her in peace.
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  • "Look, his mustache and eyelashes are all white!" said one of the strange, pretty, unfamiliar people--the one with fine eyebrows and mustache.
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  • Natasha turned her pretty little head toward the elegant young officer and smiled at him over her bare shoulder.
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  • He thought not of this pretty child, his son whom he held on his knee, but of himself.
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  • If they regretted having to retreat, it was only because they had to leave billets they had grown accustomed to, or some pretty young Polish lady.
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  • Mary Hendrikhovna was the wife of the regimental doctor, a pretty young German woman he had married in Poland.
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  • The doctors were of use to Natasha because they kissed and rubbed her bump, assuring her that it would soon pass if only the coachman went to the chemist's in the Arbat and got a powder and some pills in a pretty box for a ruble and seventy kopeks, and if she took those powders in boiled water at intervals of precisely two hours, neither more nor less.
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  • She knew for certain that she was pretty, but this no longer gave her satisfaction as it used to.
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  • I'm pretty, I'm young, and I know that now I am good.
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  • She's very pretty, added the adjutant with a smile.
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  • That was pretty brave with a knife at you throat.
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  • "Ours is not a pretty world, kiri," he said firmly.
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  • I'm pretty sure the prisoners are kept on the same floor as the warriors.
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  • They had almost finished their drinks when the pretty bartender leaned over, a little closer than necessary, displaying her ample cleavage.
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  • That was pretty freaking amazing.
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  • He nuzzled her neck with his nose, "You realize you set the bar pretty high for next year."
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  • You're hurting pretty bad, aren't you?
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  • The pretty blond glared at him, but he saw the worry in her gaze.
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  • Of the three of us, I'm pretty sure she's pissed at me.
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  • It is remarkable that even a small addition of zinc-white (oxide of zinc) to the reddish varieties especially causes a considerable diminution in the intensity of the colour, while dilution with artificial precipitated sulphate of lime ("annalin") or sulphate of baryta ("blanc fix") acts pretty much as one would expect.
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  • Cousin Anna gave me a pretty doll.
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  • They had a pretty Christmas-tree, and there were many pretty presents on it for little children.
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  • The story was very pretty and interesting, especially at the point where the rivals suddenly recognized one another; and the ladies looked agitated.
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  • He only saw in her a pretty and fresh young girl, with whom he did not deign to unite his fate.
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  • He wrote letters to his daughters and to Madame de Stael, read novels, liked the society of pretty women, jested with generals, officers, and soldiers, and never contradicted those who tried to prove anything to him.
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  • There is a pretty extensive sushi menu here, which includes some specialty rolls.
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  • Martha, dressed exactly as she had been when she'd left, clutched her new suitcase while the barest hint of a smile graced her pretty face.
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  • I had him tied up pretty good—with the tape recording and all.
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  • He was patched up pretty good.
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  • There were lots of pretty flowers down below but he kept driving.
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  • The body was pretty far back and even then, we were lost before we crawled our way out.
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  • I cleaned the skeleton up pretty well.
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  • Billy admitted to being pretty drunk when he found them.
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  • "You were pretty clever for a couple of kids," Dean said.
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  • The top three and bottom three seem pretty solid to me.
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  • They're pretty light on their feet for being so big.
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  • Pretty sure you're hiding something important.
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  • "I'm pretty sure no one can," Deidre admitted, embarrassed when the last word came out choked.
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  • Pretty soon it's going to be hot.
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  • She's pretty comfortable around you.
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  • She's pretty distracted now and I need to get her to the hospital.
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  • In fact, it pretty much removes any possibility.
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  • He was always the one with the pretty words.
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  • People change, and right now he's probably feeling pretty vulnerable.
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  • At twenty-six years old, she must've done something pretty bad in a past life to deserve this.
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  • "You know pretty much everything there is to know about me," she said, laughing.
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  • Pretty sure those are both in the um, mortal … world, Deidre said.
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  • You're pretty much all that held me together over the years.
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  • "You look pretty good for being dead-dead," Gabe replied.
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  • Pretty sure he's the only one among us who was able to out-manipulate her.
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  • Being Immortal, that meant pretty much forever.
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  • "And that you hate me pretty bad," she added.
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  • Pretty much all of us made the same mistake when we first met you.
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  • "Pretty sure we both do," Deidre replied.
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  • You'd have to be pretty mentally tough to go through all this without cracking.
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  • In her mind, dragging a human around seemed like a pretty serious liability.
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  • "You take them pretty seriously," she added.
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  • She wasn't beautiful, but she was pretty enough with a body she plainly took care of.
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  • He didn.t have to ask what Sasha did to her when her pretty blue eyes flared with white rage and then filled with tears.
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  • Pretty sure I do.
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  • He looked up at the sweet voice, his anger melting at the sight of Hannah.s pretty face.
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  • And the people are pretty normal.
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  • "Yeah. Pretty far," Evelyn replied.
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  • "Pretty much," Evelyn said vaguely.
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  • That A'Ran guy sounded pretty convincing about kidnapping her.
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  • "A'Ran looked pretty savage," she said with a shiver.
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  • The heavy, masculine features that made him fierce had rendered his sisters too heavy of face to be pretty.
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  • She had been pretty mouthy with him from a distance.
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  • She was not pretty, but it was obvious, even to Dean's untrained eye, that her attire, hair do, makeup and whole mien did not evolve from the poor side of the tracks.
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  • Things have been pretty normal around here since last June.
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  • She was so pretty in her white dress.
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  • You got a pretty wife.
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  • Oh, I knew he just thought that way because I was his kid, but I figured he was a pretty smart guy himself so he couldn't be all wrong.
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  • Think you're pretty smart, don't you?
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  • The three north-side second floor rooms contained Fred, Gladys Turnbull and a pretty female climber named Penny.
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  • "God," he said at one point, "I used to think I was in pretty good shape when I was biking a lot.
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  • After a few false starts, things began to move along pretty well as the evening proceeded.
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  • With the ice festival, things are pretty busy.
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  • That's where all the pretty women are.
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  • Finally, in an attempt to change the subject, he asked, You seem to be making pretty good progress deciphering the notebook.
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  • Looks like my Internet business is pretty lucrative, wouldn't you say?
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  • Miss Annie's pretty much spelled it out in black and white in this here journal, even if it was in code.
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  • "That there's some pretty spicy material for the boy," Fred cautioned.
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  • Donnie had pretty well taken over the project as the chores of Bird Song limited Cynthia's time.
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  • I didn't sleep worth a damn last night, I got rapped in the head pretty good this morning, and I just drove a couple of hundred miles in a blizzard.
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  • If you don't come up with some answers, you're going to find the police at our door, asking you some pretty pointed questions.
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  • Everyone was pretty damn busy wrapping him up to haul him out of there, just trying to keep him alive.
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  • It was snowing pretty heavily about that time.
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  • The place will pretty much empty out by morning.
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  • But I've got to tell you, it looks pretty funny to see this many suits and uniforms in Ouray on the same day.
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  • No, I don't have any information on who killed him, but yes, there's a pretty damn long list.
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  • He banged himself up fairly badly—broke a couple of ribs, did something to his knee and leg, whacked his head pretty good and cut up his face.
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  • The word is he fell a pretty fair distance and bounced a couple of times.
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  • It's just the primary but that's the whole ball of wax 'cause this is pretty much a one party county.
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  • You were a pretty damn good detective back East.
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  • Yeah, and she has a pretty hot thirst for retaliation.
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  • I do pretty good at most stuff and the teacher is nice enough but Janet doesn't like her.
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  • It's pretty tough trying to rent a room with a piece of yellow tape strung across it.
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  • I clean pretty good but I don't want to have to do the 'death' room.
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  • He was pretty pissed at you.
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  • You think you're pretty damn smart, don't you?
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  • "You've spent a pretty miserable two weeks beating yourself and taking responsibility for her death," Cynthia said, placing a consoling hand on her husband's arm.
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  • Hope she was pretty.
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  • He agreed, since she was pretty enough, and he hadn't turned anyone for decades.
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  • No one would ever be good enough for Sarah in Jackson's eyes, however, as far as boyfriends went, this guy seemed pretty amiable.
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  • If need be, he could influence a pretty shop owner and take her in the back room.
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  • Maybe Sarah told him she would protect him, but still it was pretty ballsy.
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  • This one wasn't just pretty; she was downright gorgeous and carried herself with a sartorial elegance.
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  • Okay, I guess, it's still pretty weird though.
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  • That's a nasty word coming out of that pretty mouth.
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  • The bottled stuff is pretty good, huh?
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  • She's in pretty bad shape.
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  • I had to turn away pretty quickly.
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  • Oh my, I guess I was pretty tired.
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  • Huh... you seem to know him pretty well, why is that?
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  • I have seen her through some pretty nasty heartache, but honestly, I'm not confident she could survive losing you, and now she won't have to.
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  • I'm pretty grossed out by the whole thing myself.
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  • He grinned innocently thinking, Things are going to get back to normal here pretty quickly.
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  • Yeah, it's going pretty quick.
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  • Pretty old, I have to be going now.
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  • I've been pretty busy.
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  • I've got enough to do on this farm without looking after a pretty boy.
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  • Maybe Alex was no pretty boy, but he was certainly accustomed to more lavish surroundings.
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  • Pretty words and fancy manners don't mean anything.
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  • Some pretty dandy comes along and right away you drop me like a...
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  • Only the country wasn't near as pretty.
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  • I thought three days was being a pretty bold.
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  • We're going to have to take a ride pretty soon.
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  • She had this pretty little filly with her, and I didn't have the heart to separate them.
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  • I'm pretty sure this network is monitored.
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  • "War isn't pretty," Brady agreed.
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  • Even the regular military's special forces teams were not as well equipped as the pretty, frowning woman before them.
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  • Donovan had gotten pretty damn far, he admitted.
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  • That's dangerous for someone as pretty as you.
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  • "The government pretty much abandoned us," Kelli said, tone hardening.
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  • But the kids were pretty messed up.
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  • I'm pretty sure these jets aren't here for anyone else.
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  • Pretty torn up, but stable.
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  • What kind of father treats his daughter as a servant her entire life and lies to her about pretty much everything?
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  • "Pretty sure she has," Gabe answered.
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  • Hannah's pretty eyes grew dark.  Kris kissed her on the forehead, not wanting his mate to worry, even if he didn't know what would happen once he and Kiki left for the underworld.
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  • Her words about Gabe were troubling, and he couldn't determine if she was purposely vague or really didn't know; her pretty face was puzzled, and he frowned.  
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  • "I can guess that bitch is pretty unforgiving," Rhyn said.
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  • One even told me I was too pretty to be there.
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  • You won't fight me, pretty girl.
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  • Then you wouldn't be so pretty, but I'd get in trouble.
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  • "That's pretty," Mrs. Thompson said.
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  • The whole team was pretty sharp, but he was far and away the standout.
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  • It's pretty hectic around here, she said, motioning toward the phone.
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  • I keep pretty good tabs on my boys.
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  • That is pretty funny.
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  • I don't mean to be harsh, but we'll have to replace him pretty damn soon and we've only got so much budget.
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  • Maybe they'd question it less if he'd stop trying to pick up pretty men at gay bars.
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  • If an airplane crashes in the middle of the ocean and someone is listed as a passenger on it, it's pretty simple, even if there's never a body.
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  • Pretty good, I'd say.
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  • It's pretty well wrapped up anyway, isn't it?
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  • That's pretty much the picture the local office gave me.
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  • "Café Richard is a pretty swank place," Fred said, rising and refilling Mrs. Byrne's glass from a crystal pitcher Dean hadn't seen since his mother died.
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  • "You're pretty good at interviewing," Winston noted, as they joined the sparse midday traffic northward.
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  • This is really pretty routine.
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  • She was a pretty girl, but not in a way that would attract much attention.
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  • Cece Baldwin rose to leave and smiled a sad but pretty smile.
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  • "Wassermann had a pretty good head start," he answered.
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  • It's getting pretty crowd­ed out there.
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  • "Second break-in today," said Jenny, a pretty blonde and the brightest in her recent graduating class.
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  • Poor kid, she's pretty shook.
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  • Let me tell you, it was pretty gross.
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  • They searched the living room pretty good.
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  • Pat is a pretty androgynous name.
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  • I'll tell Harrigan to stop the investigation but Arthur's actions are pretty strange.
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  • By 9:00 and after four aspirins, he had stretched the worst of the pain away, filled his stomach with some fresh Danish and was beginning to feel pretty good.
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  • Mom was pretty upset about something—something that came in the mail yesterday.
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  • Some unfriendly lowlife put a bullet in each of his pretty blue eyes.
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  • His finances were not a pretty sight.
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  • "We've pretty much given up hope a body might float in," Hunter said.
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  • You weren't there when them thugs followed me in Scranton and I made out pretty good, I'd say.
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  • They're taking pretty good care of us senior volun­teers.
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  • Aside from the anticipation of locating Jeffrey Byrne and the uncertainty surrounding it, Dean felt pretty damn good.
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  • Hi. I was pretty sure this was your tent.
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  • Another added, You picked a pretty good spot to land, too.
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  • That's pretty far­fetched, isn't it?
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  • The two of you are pretty good for a couple of kitchen table detectives.
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  • No one said it was pretty but it's a war.
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  • It might be a while before I round him up but you look pretty comfy.
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  • You're doing pretty good, but you're still just guessing.
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  • He'd have to have been pretty naive.
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  • There were some pretty strong reasons for you to think of the possibility he might have skipped.
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  • Was that it – pretty words and gentlemanly deeds?
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  • "I know the creek pretty well," she said.
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  • That must have cost you a pretty penny.
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  • I heard he was pretty tough to work for.
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  • Pretty words again - and yet, considering his history with women, maybe they were more than mere words.
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  • That was pretty straight forward.
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  • He'll be along pretty soon.
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  • Give him time to go home and get pretty.
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  • Heidi and Pretty Boy - who would have guessed?
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  • "He's not a pretty boy," Carmen said, her face burning warmer.
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  • Mom always said to be careful of a man who was full of pretty words – but then, she probably never met a man like Alex.
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  • He'll probably be pretty early.
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  • They're pretty much acclimated now.
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  • You were hemorrhaging pretty badly and evidently it had gone on for a long time before your husband found you.
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  • She was pretty — like you.
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  • If anything, anyone with more than one life seemed pretty well cursed.
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  • It won't be pretty for any of you Guardians.
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  • I don't have the pretty little boundaries you do, boy, Darian replied.
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  • Pretty sure that's a rule, too, right, Xander?
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  • That can change pretty quickly.
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  • Their schedule seems pretty consistent.
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  • "'Tis my honor, my king," Sirian said with a pretty bow.
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  • He was pretty intuitive.
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  • We have a few peccary out there and they can be pretty scrappy.
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  • Besides, their eyesight is pretty bad.
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  • I like when men tell me I am pretty – but I want to believe it.
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  • He's been wounded pretty badly.
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  • We'll have you out of here pretty quickly.
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  • He was pretty torn up about that, but mostly he was sick with worry about you.
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  • That was working pretty well.
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  • I've pretty much left you with all the responsibility for our business.
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  • Felipa was so much help, and they thought alike – pretty much.
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  • Don't worry your pretty head about it.
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  • It's pretty much untouched right now – and unfenced.
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  • I'm sure they'll stay pretty longer in the vase.
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  • Actually, he had done a pretty good job of humiliating her in front of her guest and hired help.
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  • She must be pretty good at humiliating people.
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  • Right now they were frightened and lost – which was pretty much the way she felt.
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  • Of course it was depressing, and he must be feeling pretty bad right now.
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  • It was pretty tough on him – and so was I.
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  • Are the goats cleaning it up pretty good?
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  • I guess that pretty much sums it up.
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  • It was pretty bad when the only way to prevent her father from interfering in her life was leaving the state.
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  • I'm pretty sure men watch for you, too.
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  • Yeah, well, they're pretty funny.
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  • It was pretty clear.
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  • She was pretty certain Xander would be too occupied with Toni to notice her.
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  • Something tells me your sex life is pretty vanilla.
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  • Pretty sure you did, April.
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  • I don't know what, but I'm pretty sure I don't want you walking off with my shit at the end of the week.
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  • "The spineless pretty boy who couldn't defend you against a paper plate?" he asked.
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  • No. There are five of us who are pretty much … untouchable.
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  • Now I'm pretty sure this is all a huge joke.
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  • Why did she feel jealousy stirring at the sight of this pretty woman?
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  • I'm pretty sure you'll manage.
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  • "You sound pretty convinced," he said, bemused.
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  • "No, I'm pretty sure they're all feisty," Darian said.
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  • It won't be pretty, but you need to understand.
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  • These different tasks, which philosophy had to fulfil, mark pretty accurately the aims of Lotze's writings, and the order in which they were published.
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  • But it seems pretty clear that if there is any change in weight consequent on chemical change, it is too minute to be of im- portance to the chemist, though the methods of modern physics may settle the question.
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  • Tramways connect Alkmaar with Egmond and with the pretty summer resort of Bergen, which lies sheltered by woods and dunes.
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  • It has the usual rectangular plan, with several pretty squares and straight, clean, well-paved streets.
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  • They did not dedicate each day in turn to its astrological planet; and it is therefore precarious to assume that the Sabbath was in its origin what it is in the astrological week, the day sacred to Saturn, and that its observance is to be derived from an ancient Hebrew worship of that planet.4 The week, however, is found in various parts of the world in a form that has nothing to do with astrology or the seven planets, and with such a distribution as to make it pretty certain that it had no artificial origin, but suggested itself independently, and for natural reasons, to different races.
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  • The so-called red garnet, a pretty fish, with hues of carmine and blue stripes on its head, is much esteemed for the table.
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  • The consonants are for the most part reproduced pretty distinctly, but not the vowels as yet in an equal degree."
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  • The ruder branches of the artthe making of tiles and common waresare pretty generally diffused.
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  • From the archaic style in which these mythological tales are usually composed, as well as from the fact that not a few of them are found in Brahmanas of different schools and Vedas, though often with considerable variations, it seems pretty evident that the groundwork of them must go back to times preceding the composition or final redaction of the existing Brahmanas.
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  • The pretty wood at Winschoten was laid out by the Society for Public Welfare (Tot Nut van het Algemeen) in 1826.
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  • This was accompanied in Europe by a drastic weeding out of Miocene types, ultimately leaving the flora pretty much as it now exists.
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  • On the other hand, neither sex of the latter at any age puts off its striped garb - the mark, it may be pretty safely asserted, of an inferior stage of development.
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  • But that they are the same is proved by the use of the French word gentilhomme, a word which has pretty well passed out of modern use, but which, as long as it remained in use, never lost its true meaning.
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  • The so-called cities (7rbXas) of the TEpioucot answered pretty well to the local plebeian tribes; the difference is that the 7repioLKOC never became a united corporate body like the Roman plebs.
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  • On the other hand, Christians and Jews are pretty well agreed on natural theology; so the New Testament tends to take its theism for granted.
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  • Here lay the principality of Lithuania and beyond it the kingdom of Poland, two loosely conglomerated states which had been created by the Piast and Gedymin dynasties in pretty much the same way as the tsardom of Muscovy had been created by the descendants of Rurik.
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  • 2 A deadly conflict with the Ammonites was provoked by a gross insult to friendly ambassadors of Israel; 3 and this war, of which we have pretty full details in 2 Sam.
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  • Still the colouring is pretty well done, and experience has proved that generally speaking there is not much difficulty in recognizing the species represented.
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  • It had up to this time been little more than the shuffling of cards, the ingenious arrangement of counters in a pretty pattern.
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  • The poet Marc Antonia Flaminio, for instance, congratulates himself in pretty Latin verses on her singing his poems.
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  • In the neighbourhood of the town are the villages of Ginneken and Prinsenhage, situated in the midst of pretty pine woods.
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  • One thing, however, is pretty certain, and that is that the enormous dates B.C. assigned to it by de Morgan and Pumpelly cannot be accepted.
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  • This very pretty breed has no connexion with the mountains from which it takes its name, but is a variety produced by careful breeding and selection.
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  • The residential château of the princes of Lippe-Detmold (1550), in the Renaissance style, is an imposing building, lying with its pretty gardens nearly in the centre of the town; whilst at the entrance to the large park on the south is the New Palace (1708-1718), enlarged in 1850, used as the dower-house.
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  • There is a pretty chapel called the " Rotunda," erected in 1852 at the lower end of the prado by President Belzu, on the spot where an attempt had been made to assassinate him.
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  • More intimate relations with western Europe and a pretty general study of the French language and literature, together with the steady progress of the reforming tendency fairly started under Mahmud II., resulted in the birth of the new or modern school, whose objects are truth and simplicity.
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  • Judging from the title of her book Dix annees d'exil, it should be put at 1804; judging from the time at which it became pretty clear that the first man in France and she who wished to be the first woman in France were not likely to get on together, it might be put several years earlier.
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  • According to his views this nation, very numerous at that epoch - which preceded the Iron-Period civilization of the Turco-Tatars, - were pretty well acquainted with mining; the remains of their mines, sometimes 50 ft.
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  • It is pretty widely diffused throughout the earth's crust.
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  • This is doubtless the explanation of a " pretty optical phenomenon, seen in Switzerland, when the sun rises from behind distant trees standing on the summit of a mountain."
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  • His works bear the title "operas" because, though written mainly in prose, they contain songs which Silva introduced in imitation of the true operas which then held the fancy of the public. He was also a lyric poet of real merit, combining correctness of form with a pretty inspiration and real feeling.
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  • Uranium is a white malleable metal, which is pretty hard, though softer than steel.
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  • It appears to be pretty certain that, at the beginning, he did not want absolutism.
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  • For the later stages of the history of the Psalter we have, as we have seen, a fair amount of evidence pointing to conclusions of a pretty definite kind.
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  • The metal is pretty soft and easily flattened out under the hammer, but almost devoid of tenacity.
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  • Close to the banks of the Gwaun is the pretty estate of Glyn-y-mel, for many years the residence of Richard Fenton (1746-1821), the celebrated antiquary and historian of Pembrokeshire.
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  • Terence's earliest play was the Andria, exhibited in 166 B.C. A pretty, but perhaps apocryphal, story is told of his having read the play, before its exhibition, to Caecilius (who, after the death of Plautus, ranked as the foremost comic poet), and of the generous admiration of it manifested by Caecilius.
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  • The origin of the corpuscles, previously a matter of so much difference of opinion, is now pretty fairly set at rest, and has proved the key to the interpretation of the pathology of many diseases of the blood, such as the different forms of anaemia, of leucocythaemia, &c.
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  • He introduced a system which, so far as we know, was his own, though founded upon the Epicurean philosophical creed; on the practical side it conformed pretty closely to the Stoic rule of life, thus adapting itself to the leanings of the better stamp of Romans in the later times of the republic. According to Asclepiades all diseases depended upon alterations in the size, number, arrangement or movement of the "atoms," of which, according to the doctrine of Epicurus, the body consisted.
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  • The teachings of the Salernitan doctors are pretty well known.
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  • She pretty certainly was the chief cause of his early introduction to good society, the abbe de Chateauneuf (his sponsor in more ways than one) having been her friend.
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  • As liquidity might be looked upon as the ne plus ultra of softness, this is the right place for stating that, while most metals, when heated up to their melting points, pass pretty abruptly from the solid to the liquid state, platinum and iron first assume, and throughout a long range of temperatures retain, a condition of viscous semi-solidity which enables two pieces of them to be "welded" together by pressure into one continuous mass.
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  • Silicon, so far as we know, behaves to metals pretty much like carbon, but our knowledge of facts is limited.
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  • The metals grouped together above, under 1 and 2, act on steam pretty much as they do on liquid water.
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  • Friar Odoric was despatched to the East, where a remarkable extension of missionary action was then taking place, about 1316-1318, and did not return till the end of 1329 or beginning of 1330; but, as regards intermediate dates, all that we can deduce from his narrative or other evidence is that he was in western India soon after 1321 (pretty certainly in 1322) and that he spent three years in China between the opening of 1323 and the close of 1328.
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  • Titanium, although pretty widely diffused throughout the mineral kingdom, is not found in abundance.
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  • The rainfall in the first geographical division is pretty constant, and may reach a yearly average of about 22 in.
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  • Among the first wild shrubs and trees that are met with are the chilca (Baccharis Feuillei), with a pretty yellow flower, the Mutisia acuminata, with beautiful red and orange flowers, several species of Senecio, calceolarias, the Schinus molle, with its graceful branches and bunches of red berries, and at higher elevations the lambras (Alnus acuminata), the sauco (Sambucus peruviana), the quenuar (Buddleia incana), and the Polylepis racemosa.
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  • Many pretty little finches fly about the maize-fields and fruit-gardens, and a little green parakeet is met with as l;.igh as 12,000 ft.
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  • As the meteors have been numerously visible in five or six successive years it follows they must be pretty densely distributed along a considerable arc of their orbit.
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  • They are probably dispersed pretty evenly along a very extended ellipse agreeing closely in its elements with comet 1862: III.
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  • Archaster typicus has a pretty wide distribution over the Indian Ocean; other Asteridae of Japan, on the other hand, appear to be confined to its shores.
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  • This is at once connected with the nebular hypothesis, and subsequently deduced "from the ultimate law of the" persistence of force,"and finally supplemented by a counter-process of dissolution, all of which appears to Spencer only as" the addition of Von Baer's law to a number of ideas that were in harmony with it."It is clear, however, that Spencer's ideas as to the nature of evolution were already pretty definite when Darwin's Origin of Species (1859) revolutionized the subject of organic evolution by adding natural selection to the direct adaptation by use and disuse, and so suggesting an intelligible method of producing modifications in the forms of life.
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  • The city stands on the banks of the river Sumida, which, although pretty wide, is unnavigable by vessels of large tonnage owing to its shallowness.
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  • The principal articles of trade are oil and soap, and there is a pretty extensive manufacture of leather.
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  • The spines are variously coloured, white and yellow tints predominating, and from the symmetrical arrangement of the areolae or tufts of spines they are very pretty objects, and are hence frequently kept in drawing-room plant cases.
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  • The result of the contest was never in doubt, however, for the geological evidence, once it had been gathered, was unequivocal; and by about the middle of the century it was pretty generally admitted that the age of the earth must be measured by an utterly different standard from that hitherto in vogue.
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  • The acute interest which they excited when George Smith deciphered their contents in 1872 has to some extent abated, but this is only because scholars are now pretty generally agreed as to their bearing on the corresponding parts of Genesis.
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  • The trade-wind regions correspond pretty closely with westward-flowing currents, while in the equatorial calm belts there are eastward-running countercurrents, these lying north of the equator in the Atlantic and Pacific, but south of the equator in the Indian Ocean.
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  • Coal is pretty widely distributed in Spain, and occurs in several districts in the Balkan peninsula.
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  • Every one who has visited India is familiar with the pretty little striped palm-squirrel, which is to a considerable extent a partially domesticated animal, or, rather, an animal which has taken to quarter itself in the immediate neighbourhood of human habitations.
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  • The neighbourhood is hilly and pretty, while opposite the north-west gate Conquest Island forms a picturesque object.
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  • Indeed, he gloried in the inherent and divine unreasonableness of Christianity, and brutally denounced reason as a cunning fool, " a pretty harlot."
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  • It is pretty clear that the common accounts of the Renaissance and of the revival of learning grossly exaggerate the influence of the writers of Greece and Rome, for they produced no obvious rationalistic movement, as would have been the case had Plato and Cicero, Lucretius and Lucian, been taken really seriously.
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  • Horace Twiss had a pretty wit, and as a young man wrote light articles for the papers; and, FIG.
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  • The country round about Utrecht is pretty and plentifully studded with country houses, especially on the road to Arnhem.
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  • There are two pretty public parks, one in the Hufen, with a zoological garden attached, another the Luisenwahl which commemorates the sojourn of Queen Louisa of Prussia in the town in the disastrous year 1806.
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  • The mound builders, Pueblo tribes, middle Americans and Peruvians, were potters of many schools; gorgeous colour fascinated the Amazonians, the Patagonians delighted in skins, and even the Fuegians saw beauty in the pretty snail shells of their desolate island shores.
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  • Before the cathedral is the pretty cloister garth, with the chapel of St Anne, erected in 1321 and restored in 1888.
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  • She was piquante rather than pretty, short of stature, and her chief beauty was her reddish-brown hair.
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  • The relation of these writers to the apostolic teaching generally has become pretty evident.
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  • He first fell in with some proselytizers of the Roman faith at Confignon in Savoy, and by them he was sent to Madame de Warens at Annecy, a young and pretty widow who was herself a convert.
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  • If Rousseau had held his tongue, he might have stood lower as a man of letters; he would pretty certainly have stood higher as a man.
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  • Vigorous attacks were also made during this period on the Lao states to the northwest and north-east, followed by vast deportation of the people, and Siamese supremacy was pretty firmly established in Chiengmai and its dependencies by the end of the 18th century, and over the great eastern capitals, Luang Prabang and Vien-chang, about 1828.
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  • Diamonds are obtained in Borneo, garnets in Sumatra, Bachian and Timor, and topazes in Bachian, antimony in Borneo and the Philippines; lead in Sumatra, Borneo and the Philippines; copper and malachite in the Philippines, Timor, Borneo and Sumatra; and, most important of all, tin in Banka, Billiton and Singkep. Iron is pretty frequent in various forms. Gold is not uncommon in the older ranges of Sumatra, Banka, Celebes, Bachian, Timor and Borneo.
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  • The ranges of the Arkatagh, again, run at pretty nearly the same absolute general altitudes, namely, 16,470 to 17,260 ft.
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  • In Italy a Bembo and a Sadoleto wrote a purer Latin than Erasmus, but contented themselves with pretty phrases, and were careful to touch no living chord of feeling.
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  • The bishop was also the writer of some pretty good comedies.
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  • In South America, at least four species are found in Chile or the La Plata region, and one, Conurus patagonus, is pretty common on the bleak coast of the Strait of Magellan.
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  • Though he was apt to represent himself as disliked and neglected by the admiralty, and was frequently insolent towards his superiors, he was, as a matter of fact, pretty constantly employed, and he more than justified his appointments by his activity and success as captain of the "Pallas" (32) and "Imperieuse" (38) on the ocean and in the Mediterranean.
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  • At temperatures below o° C. it is pretty hard and brittle; at the ordinary temperature it is so soft that it can be kneaded between the fingers and cut with a blunt knife.
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  • It dissolves in three parts of water of o° C. The solution behaves pretty much as if its two congeners, K 2 SO 4 and H 2 SO 4, were present side by side of each other uncombined.
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  • 22, upon which contemporary writings are pretty well informed.
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  • 8), and to have stood in pretty close relation to the priesthood (Hos.
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