How to use Something-like in a sentence

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  • Difficult as it was to believe he was involved in something like this, it was even harder to believe he had no interest in her.

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  • He sold his first painting at age fifteen – something like $17,000.

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

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  • Quinn will think were requesting something like a séance or spiritual encounter but if we don't humor Howie, he'll be devastated.

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  • I wanted to shout something like Dracula is out of his casket and has a thirst for my wife's A-negative blood, but I bit my tongue and begged that this was truly an emergency.

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  • No one wants anything to do with something like you, he reminded her.

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  • I never thought she'd do something like that, he said quietly.

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  • The idea he'd gone through something like this, and she didn't know to help him made her sad.

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

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

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  • When a woman says something like that, she's waiting for you to fill in the details.

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  • What kind of human protector allowed one of his own men to turn her over to something like Sasha?

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

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  • Miss Franny would never resort to writing something like this.

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

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  • You know, I feel like we know each other so well, then something like this happens.

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

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

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  • I could never do something like that.

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  • I will not believe that even the madman Arnie could have done something like this.

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  • Thereafter each accepted the emotional limits of their arrange­ment—it would never evolve to something like love or even affec­tion and surely not a long-term relationship.

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

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

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

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

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  • It was strange how something like those diamond earrings could stir her interest in the wedding, but it did.

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  • Why would you hide something like that from me?

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  • If she did something like this to him, he'd have a cow.

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

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  • If you ever want to know something like that, ask me.

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  • When Dusty found Bianca, she swore she'd seen a miracle, for the master assassin was the last person in either world she'd ever have thought would fall to something like love.

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

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

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

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  • Taking all things into consideration, the aboriginal population of the continent may be set down at something like 180,000.

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  • In his conception of finite personality he recurs to something like the monadism of Leibnitz.

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  • The messages in the form of perforated tape are then passed through an automatic transmitter, something like a Wheatstone transmitter, at a speed of about 100 words a minute.

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  • The tertiary era opens with a climate in which during the Eocene period something like existing tropical conditions must have obtained in the northern hemisphere.

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

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  • In the end something like a Sicilian nation did arise; but it arose rather by the dying out of several of the elements in the country, the Norman element among them, than by any such fusion as took place in England.

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  • Livy could never get rid of the idea that the old struggle between patrician and plebeian was something like the struggle between the nobility and the people at large in the later days of the commonwealth.

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  • But something like a new nobility presently grew up among the commons themselves; there were popolani grossi at Florence just as there were noble plebeians at Rome.

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  • It never could come so nearly as a civic patriciate could to being something like the rule of the best in any sense of those words.

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  • Suddenly I felt something like compassion that the music should never sound from off the death-pale paper.

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  • Kaiser has described as kidneys two organs something like minute shrubs situated dorsally to the generative ducts into which they open.

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  • Among the larger trees are the mountain cedar, reaching to 100 ft.; the gob, which bears edible berries in appearance something like the cherry with the taste of an apple, grows to some 80 ft., and is found fringing the river beds; the hassadan, a kind of euphorbia, attaining a height of about 70 ft.; and the darei, a fig tree.

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  • The object he and his associates had then in view was gradual abolition by establishing something like a system of serfdom for existing slaves, and passing at the same time a measure emancipating all their children born after a certain day.

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  • The problem of inland waterways has always been a most important one in northern, eastern and southern Louisiana, where there are systems of improved bayous, lakes and canals which, with the levees, make this region something like Holland, on a greater scale.

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  • Some of the rubber having been placed in the annular space between the inner cylinder and the outer casing, the former is made to revolve; and the continued kneading action to which the rubber is subjected works it into a solid mass, something like a gigantic sausage.

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  • Between 1870 and 1890 over half a million free immigrants entered Siberia from Russia, and of these 80% settled in the government of Tobolsk; and between 1890 and 1905 it is estimated that something like a million and a half free immigrants entered the country.

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  • Dion's idea seems to have been to make Dionysius something like a constitutional sovereign, and with this view he brought him into contact with Plato.

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  • During the latter half of the 19th century the death-rate of many towns was reduced by something like 50%.

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  • He was accused of something like downright forgery - that is to say, of altering a paper signed by Hirsch after he had signed it.

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  • Even Voltaire did not venture to publish this lampoon on a great official of a prince so touchy as the king of Prussia without some permission, and if all tales are true he obtained this by another piece of something like forgery - getting the king to endorse a totally different pamphlet on its last leaf, and affixing that last leaf to Akakia.

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  • The great bulk of the silver work is in the form of bowls of different sizes, in shape something like the lower half of a barrel, only more convex, of betel boxes, cups and small boxes for lime.

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  • If the political results of the mission were nil, the value to geographical science was immense; for though no geographer himself, Sadlier's route across Arabia made it possible for the first time to locate the principal places in something like their proper relative positions; incidentally, too, it showed the practicability of a considerable body of regular troops crossing the deserts of Nejd even in the months of July and August.

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  • This would give, therefore, a greatest length of something like 440 m.

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  • The sales earned for the general and his family something like half a million dollars.

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  • The old Roman satura is developed into something like the modern prose novel.

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  • We find then two prominent notes of the state influence, firstly, the adaptation of the old ideas of the household and agricultural cults to the broader needs of the community, especially to the new necessities of internal justice between citizens and war against external enemies, and secondly the organization of more or less casual worship into something like a consistent system.

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  • This was stopped almost entirely by the Prussian artillery fire; but the news of its coming spread through the stragglers in the ravine south of the great road, and a wave of panic again swept through the mass, many thousands bolting right upon the front of their own batteries, thus masking their fire at the most critical moment, and something like a crisis in the battle arose.

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  • He held landed property worth something like 250 a year of our money.

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  • Many of Pell's manuscripts fell into the hands of Dr Busby, master of Westminster School, and afterwards came into the possession of the Royal Society; they are still preserved in something like forty folio volumes, which contain, not only Pell's own memoirs, but much of his correspondence with the mathematicians of his time.

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  • His Hamburg interests continued from that date onwards to multiply in something like geometrical progression.

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  • He was by no means the only man of letters of his time who had to submit to something like persecution.

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  • The men of the Revolution regarded him with something like idolatry, and his literary merits conciliated many who were far from idolizing him as a revolutionist.

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  • The episcopate in all three countries accommodates itself to something like the Lutheran consistorial system of ecclesiastical government.

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  • What it wanted most of all was peace, and by establishing something like a territorial equilibrium the congress did much to win that breathing space which was the cardinal need of all.

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  • Lack of social graces and the deficiencies of his early education impeded him at first, but "in the end `Old Jack,' as he was always called, with his desperate earnestness, his unflinching straightforwardness, and his high sense of honour, came to be regarded with something like affection."

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  • The glacial ac drift covers something like half of the continent, though much less than half of the United States.

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  • Only after years of conflict, however, did he succeed in reducing these unruly desperadoes to something like obedience.

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  • In 1887 it was found that he had exhausted (spent, and given away) the whole of the fortune he had received from his father, amounting, it is said, to something like £200,000; and he was dependent on the vast and increasing sale of his works, which produced an average income of £4000 a year, and at times on the sale of his pictures and realizable property.

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

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  • The coherent civilization of the Romans was accepted by the Britons, as it was by the Gauls, with something like enthusiasm.

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  • We should probably read something like Aram-Naharim.

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  • The safe tensile strength of Portland cement concrete would be something like one-tenth of its compressive strength, and might be far less.

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  • C. Taylor remarked (Ibis, 18 59, p. 51), that the buff-backed heron, Ardea bubulcus, was made by the tourists' dragomans to do duty for the "sacred ibis," and this seems to be no novel practice, since by it, or something like it, Hasselqvist was misled, and through him Linnaeus.

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

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  • The occurrence of red deposits in western Australia, Scotland, the Ural mountains, in Michigan, Montana and Nova Scotia, &c., associated in some instances with the formation of gypsum and salt, clearly points to the existence of areas of excessive evaporation, such as are found in land-locked waters in regions where something like desert conditions prevail.

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  • The fur of the skin itself is something like a dark silky raccoon, but is not as attractive as the tails.

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  • P. Faugere edited that text from the MS. in something like a condition of purity, though, as subsequent editions have shown, not with absolute fidelity.

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  • The same root kar leads through something like kar-kar-ta, glakarta (glazard in Breton), to lacerta and to "lizard."

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  • Demotic.Widely varying degrees of cursiveness are at all periods observable in hieratic; but, about the XXVLth Dynasty, which inaugurated a great commercial era, there was something like a definite parting between the uncial hieratic and the most cursive form afterwards known as demotic. The employment of hieratic was thenceforth almost confined to the copying of religious and other traditional texts on papyrus, while demotic was used not only for all business but also for writing literary and even religious texts in the popular language.

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  • Sheshonk secured Thebes, making one of his sons high priest of Ammon, and whereas Solomon appears to have dealt with a king of Egypt on something like an equal footing, Sheshonk re-established Egyptian rule in Palestine and Nubia, and his expedition in the fifth year of Rehoboam subdued Israel as well as Judah, to judge by the list of city names which he inscribed on the wall of the temple of Karnak.

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  • In 1609 something like civil war broke out between the army and the pasha, who had on his side some loyal regiments and the Bedouins.

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  • Within the last year and a half the Egyptians had lost something like 9000 men, while it was estimated that 40,000 of their opponents had perished.

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  • Gardiner speaks of the final shape of Charles's measure as " a wise and beneficent reform "; and he did aim at recovering the "teinds" or tithes, and securing something like a satisfactory sustenance for ministers.

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  • There were rajas in the clan, but the word meant at most something like consul or archon.

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  • The head is covered with a turban, or a cap of a fashion peculiar to the Parsees; it is made of stiff material, something like the European hat, without any rim, and has an angle from the top of the forehead backwards.

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  • At Aleppo at that date only ten families out of several hundred remained true to their old faith, and something like the same proportion at Damascus and Bagdad.

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  • The actual proportion of the total population of India (294 millions) included under the name of "Hindus" has been computed in the census report for 1901 at something like 70% (206 millions); the remaining 30% being made up partly of the followers of foreign creeds, such as Mahommedans, Parsees, Christians and Jews, partly of the votaries of indigenous forms of belief which have at various times separated from the main stock, and developed into independent systems, such as Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism; and partly of isolated hill and jungle tribes, such as the Santals, Bhils (Bhilla) and Kols, whose crude animistic tendencies have hitherto kept them, either wholly or for the most part, outside the pale of the Brahmanical community.

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  • Under more favourable political conditions, the sacerdotal class might perhaps, in course of time, have succeeded in imposing something like an effective common creed on the heterogeneous medley of races and tribes scattered over the peninsula, just as they certainly did succeed in establishing the social prerogative of their own order over the length and breadth of India.

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  • The picture thus presented by Hindu society - as made up of a confused congeries of social groups of the most varied standing, each held together and kept separate from others by a traditional body of ceremonial rules and by the notion of social gradations being due to a divinely instituted order of things - finds something like a counterpart in the religious life of the people.

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  • The revolts in Spain and Germany terrified him too late into something like energy.

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  • They are fertile, too, and as their combined area is something like 13,000 sq.

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  • But he left behind him a "Wholesome Counsel" to Scottish heads of families, reminding them that within their own houses they were "bishop and kings," and recommending the institution of something like the early apostolic worship in private congregations.

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  • As something like 90% 'of the days in the year have, during the course of centuries, been allotted to some saint or other, it is easy to see how this section of the Breviary has encroached upon the Proprium de Tempore, and this is the chief problem that confronts any who are concerned for a revision of the Breviary.

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  • He was the younger son of Robert Pitt of Boconnoc, Cornwall, and grandson of Thomas Pitt (1653-1726), governor of Madras, who was known as "Diamond" Pitt, from the fact of his having sold a diamond of extraordinary size to the regent Orleans for something like £135,000.

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  • Pantagruel goes through something like a second edition (really a first) of the educational experiences of his father.

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  • The immense popularity of the first two parts induced him to continue them, and by degrees (the genuineness of the fifth book, at any rate in substance, is here assumed) the possibility of giving the whole something like a consistent form and a regular conclusion presented itself to him.

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  • It flies this distance in from io to II seconds, its mean speed being something like 12 ft.

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  • A mark on the wall of the inner enclosure, something like a horseshoe, is held to be the first letter of the name of Vishnu.

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  • It was he who restored something like order by intervening between the magnates and the gentry at the diet of 1525.

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  • His speeches were full of knowledge of the real condition of the people, and contained something like an original programme of Radical legislation.

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  • In many secondary corals (Cyclolites, Thamnastraea) the trabeculae are so far separate that the individual bars are easily recognizable, and each looks something like a bamboo owing to the thickening of the two ends of each node.

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  • On the other hand, since the socalled peat-sheep of the prehistoric Swiss lake-dwellers appears to be represented by the existing Graubunden (Grisons) breed, which is woolly and coloured something like a Southdown, it may be argued that the former was probably also woolly, and hence that the survival of a hairy breed in a neighbouring part of Europe would be unlikely.

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  • At the beginning of the 3rd century something like a definite system had been established at Carthage and elsewhere.

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  • This; however, was the case; after the shortest of intervals the duke executed something like a coup detat.

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  • In both Sanskrit and Zend it means something like "comrade" or "bosom friend," but in Zend is used of the priestly or highest class.

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  • The men wear a loincloth or salaka, the women a kitamby or apron folded round the body from waist to heel, to which a jacket or dress is usually added; both sexes use over these the lamba, a large square of cloth folded round the body something like the Roman toga, and which is the characteristic native dress.

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  • But something like two centuries elapsed before the book reached its present form, for in the closing chapter, as well as elsewhere, e.g.

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  • It is enough to determine with something like probability the century or half-century which best fits its historical data; and these appear to point to the reign of Manasseh.

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  • By the marriage of his brother Philip the Bold with Margaret of Flanders, Charles detached the Flemings from the English alliance, and as soon as he had restored something like order in the internal affairs of the kingdom he provoked a quarrel with the English.

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  • Maybe it was actually part of his charm - intrigue, or something like that.

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  • He sold his first painting at age fifteen – something like $17,000.

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  • If it worked-- and I don't know if it did-- you'd see something like the black plague in Europe, only it wouldn't kill people, just turn them into vamps, Iggy said.

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  • Could eating fake sweetener turn her into something like this?

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  • Fate said she was a balance for the out-of-control demon, but how could she live with something like him?

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  • Rhyn had come for her.  The thought thrilled her.  She didn't doubt he would try, and she hoped he hadn't done something like violate the obscure Immortal Codes he tried to follow just to get to her.

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  • Thereafter each accepted the emotional limits of their arrange­ment—it would never evolve to something like love or even affec­tion and surely not a long-term relationship.

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

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

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  • I knew this thing about having a baby was still upsetting you, but I never thought you'd stoop to something like this!

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  • By this time probably something like half of the alleles in the population are for resistance alleles.

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  • The old market adage for retail investors states something like ' If you see a bandwagon, it's time to get off ' !

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  • Score along the fold lines by dragging something like a pair of blunt scissors or an empty biro along the edge of a ruler.

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  • She added bubble bath to the water or something like that.

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  • You should get something like the figure here, hard to read as a map but points that are almost coincident will be visible.

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  • What's a good coolant for something like this?

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  • The material is in.pdf format (with watermarks) but a simple cut-and-paste into something like Word makes them usable as class notes.

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  • Darwin's achievement was to have destroyed so called ' natural religion ', which was something like 18 th century deism.

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  • A traditional dolly looks something like a toy train.

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  • Also just bought a digital camera in advance of a holiday to johnny foreigner land so something like Flickr seems useful.

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  • Except it's a total free-for-all - you literally just show up - and they're expecting something like two million spectators.

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  • The results I am aiming for would be something like traditional oils, not heavy impasto, and some very detailed work.

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  • I mean there was a band at school, but I was far too introverted to be involved in something like that.

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  • That would be something like ' employer ' or ' team leader ', ' personal tutor ' or ' family friend ' .

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  • This gadget was for detecting meteors entering the Earth's atmosphere, or something like that.

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  • Stephen had put a little monorail down the center of the tunnel and you rode through to Chequers crouched on something like a skateboard.

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  • There is not a polar bear's chance in hell that the club would do something like this on the manager's say-so.

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  • Then reports them even something like throwing darts shooting getting together with.

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  • Can I get a soda, a cola, something like that?

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  • A pop song akin to something like their own ' Age Of Consent ' opens the second side of songs.

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  • The Baja Web site assures that getting rid of the microchip is a simple and harmless procedure, something like removing a splinter.

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  • To read the OvationPro versions, simply unpack the file from the archive using something like WinZip.

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  • On the other hand, British veal in the recent past has fallen into something like disgrace.

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  • It would take something like violin virtuosity to get his mind off his truly awful predicament.

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  • Then you could go straight into something like 6 Underground as the main theme... " I aint done no voodoo in years!

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  • It is incredibly wasteful in society to have something like three million children growing up in poverty.

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  • Working for Muskie, Thompson wrote, " was something like being locked in a rolling box car with a vicious 200-pound water rat.

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  • In a supposedly chaotic world it provides human beings with something like standards for orientation, and that alone seems worthy of approval.

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  • From numerous investigations which have been made to trace the chromosomes through the various stages of the nuclear ontogeny of plant cells, it appears that the individuality and continuity of the chromosomes can only be conceived as possible if we assume the existence of something like chromosome centres in the resting nucleus around which the chromosomes become organized fon purposes of division.

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  • Thus on the face of it there is something like a return to the self-sufficient utterance of antique religion; but, in reality, there is all the difference in the world between a suggestion directed outwardly in the fruitless attempt to conjure nature without first obeying her, and one directed towards the inner man so as to establish the peace of God within the heart.

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  • He had already been raised to the office of quaestor, which at that time was a sort of ministry of law and justice, its holder being the assessor of the emperor and his organ for judicial purposes, something like the English lord chancellor of the later middle.

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  • The general purpose is to give something like an equivalence of importance to divisions or branches indicated by the same term, but it is not intended to imply that every phylum has the Ursprung der Wirbelthiere (Leipzig, 1875); and Lankester, Degeneration (London, 1880),, ti, ae / .r ?

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  • Discussing the theory of capillary attractions, Young' found that at a rough estimate " the extent of the cohesive force must be limited to about the 250-millionth of an inch " (=10 8 cms.), and then argues that " within similar limits of uncertainty we may obtain something like a conjectural estimate of the mutual distance of the particles of vapours, and even of the actual magnitude of the elementary atoms of liquids..

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  • At his death she paid an exceptional tribute to his" dear and honoured memory "from his" grateful and affectionate sovereign and friend."To something like this position Lord Salisbury after 1886 succeeded.

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  • Its sustaining area, if that of the tail (d) be included, was something like 36 sq.

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  • Is not a Wizard something like a Sorcerer?

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  • He took something like an oarlock from his pocket and fastened it to the stern of the boat; then with a paddle which worked in this oarlock one of the boys could guide the boat while the other turned the paddle wheels.

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  • As I write this, something like fifty million blogs and billions of blog posts are online.

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  • Most of these people have other jobs and obligations, so without something like Etsy, they might not be able to enter into these trades.

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  • That is something like what I expect will happen, but on a worldwide scale.

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  • Teacher said she thought he looked something like Paradeuski.

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  • Dr. Bell writes that Helen's progress is without a parallel in the education of the deaf, or something like that and he says many nice things about her teacher.

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  • Suddenly something like a birch broom seemed to sweep over the squadron.

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  • In the valley he saw before him something like a river, but when he reached it he found it was a road.

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  • At such moments something like a pride of sacrifice gathered in her soul.

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  • The enchanting, middle-aged Frenchman laid his hands on her head and, as she herself afterward described it, she felt something like a fresh breeze wafted into her soul.

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  • There is not a polar bear 's chance in hell that the club would do something like this on the manager 's say-so.

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  • It purports to be serious, in contrast to the stage-managed schlock of something like Jerry Springer.

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  • His second cousin twice removed or something like that?

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  • I would be thinking in terms of something like a sibling relationship between the two.

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  • Our original sierra estate was an A reg, 1983 or something like that.

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  • Exposed to a high-pitched tone, S responded, It looks something like fireworks tinged with a pink-red hue.

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  • With a tingling spine, I took a photocopy, attached a post-it with the words something like this...?

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  • We found a good Thai place that did a load of tofu dishes called something like Bangkok Best.

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  • The final texture should be something like good tomato ketchup.

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  • History is not something like a script from the past which contains its own meaning or ' truthful interpretation '.

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  • For anyone unfamiliar with the term, wyrd is an Anglo-Saxon word meaning something like fate.

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  • Then you could go straight into something like 6 Underground as the main theme... I aint done no voodoo in years !

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  • Working for Muskie, Thompson wrote, was something like being locked in a rolling box car with a vicious 200-pound water rat.

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  • I know a zillion people have probably said something like this, but I wanted to thank you.

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  • In general, warmer clothes include something like a pair of overalls or a one-piece that opens with snaps or Velcro.

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  • A healthy compromise would be something like a Holland Lop.

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  • While carpet appears pricey at first, it's actually quite affordable in comparison to something like tile or wood flooring.

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  • If you just need something to help coordinate various members of your household so nothing is forgotten and everyone is cared for, then something like the Jenda electronic family calendar would be great.

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  • While you won't have to get out of bed to fetch something like the previous two examples, the Gun Shooting Alarm Clock is another great way to help you wake up each morning.

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  • Not only that, they would all love to look into something like what M & J had for their own cats.

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  • It IS acceptable sometimes to step outside of the traditional and funk things up a little bit with something like a white tree.

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  • If you want to add a countrified, prairie aesthetic to a room, look for something like a stagecoach wheel mirror with a distressed wood or log-style frame.

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  • Frankly, even I, beauty obsession firmly intact, could do with something like that.

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  • For example, if something like a football losers' pool is your kind of game, you can find it at Fantasy Online Sports.

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  • Depending on the sport, you might be able to get away with a 200mm lens, but if you're shooting football or soccer and can't get that close, you will likely need something like a 400mm lens.

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  • Christians may meditate on a scripture readings, while others may repeat the name of a sacred deity, or something like the Om mantra practiced in Eastern religions.

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  • When a teacher says something like "Pay attention to this," or "Does everyone understand this concept?" they are giving you a clue that this will probably be on an exam.

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  • Instead of metal or ceramic brackets, Invisalign uses a series of clear aligners, something like mouth guards, to move teeth.

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  • Nothing hurts more than thinking you have something like a great friendship with someone only to find out that he or she is ashamed of being seen with you.

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  • Find out as far ahead of your wedding date as possible if you need to obtain a permit or pay a fee because you do not want something like the lack of a simple permit stopping you from going through with your ceremony as planned.

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  • For a natural look you can try something like brown and cream or khaki green and off-white.

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  • If you have a bit of a dark sense of humor, you can even go with something like a skeleton or a zombie.

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  • Of course, in California, a 30-day sentence for something like a probation violation adds up to oh, about 80 minutes.

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  • It was simple and to the point, reading something like the pair had "agreed" to the divorce.

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  • Judging from his blog that went something like "We fight every night and that's not Kosher" and "You act like you're ten," there was evidently no Cupid's Chokehold on the couple.

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  • We all worry if we get something like this.

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  • Their response went a little something like this…how can I be a homophobe or racist?

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  • Not only can you buy something like a ball gown in satin and organza, you can even get custom tailoring and choose from color options.

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  • If you are hesitant about buying something like this that will not be worn again, consider renting.

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  • What little princess wouldn't want something like that?

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  • Do you enjoy something like music or sports?

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  • Although you may not want to blatantly ask your mother if she would like to receive a cruise vacation for Mother's Day, you should find a way to ensure she would enjoy something like this as a gift.

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  • This toy is shaped something like a drumstick, and if the reviews can be trusted, even dogs that have destroyed a Kong can't seem to make their way through one of these.

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  • The saying goes something like "Yours, Mine and Ours".

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  • When training your dog for recalls, be sure to never call him in to do something like take a bath, have his ears cleaned, toenails clipped or to get medication.

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  • Other species of Santolina suited for rock gardens are S. pectinata and S. viridis, which form bushes something like the Lavender Cotton.

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  • Tarweed (Chamaebatia) - C. foliolosa is a little shrubby plant of the Rose family, remarkable for the Fern-like beauty of its leaves; the flowers white and something like those of a Bramble.

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  • T. latifolium is a dwarf vigorous perennial from the Caucasus, 6 to 12 inches high, with large root-leaves, and flowers something like those of Arabis albida, but larger.

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  • This makes the learning curve on something like starting a greenhouse a lot smaller than it might have been in the past.

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  • If you don't, you may want to use something like Styrofoam crown molding, which can be glued into place.

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  • You might like to try yours in something like navy blue or cocoa brown, two colors that Banana Republic does particularly well.

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  • It can also increase the warmth and wicking ability of the material when blended with something like Viscose.

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  • Again, if you have room to store items or know you will go through something like a case of granola bars quickly, the discount for buying in bulk may be well worth it.

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  • If it is a daytime event an appropriate short dress or dressy suit is fine, but after 6 p.m. something like a cocktail dress is expected.

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  • Even something like "Stop, Look, Listen" can help them remember that they need to keep track of their surroundings and possible hazards before starting to have fun doing an activity.

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  • When you are thinking about doing something like this, be sure that the person you are thinking of playing the prank on will appreciate the joke.

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  • Another thng to keep in mind is that if a person has an allergy to something like dairy or wheat, eating and sleepiness may also occur.

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  • You may be able to go with something like the more reasonably priced Night Cougars for just $529.00.

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  • Typically this will be something like "left, right, left, left, start."

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  • Instead of paying a higher price for an official extra guitar from Activision, you can consider something like the Nyko Frontman, which usually retails for about $10 less than the official extra guitar for Guitar Hero III.

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  • It's easy to look for an official Nintendo Wii Remote, but you could opt for something like the Nyko Wand instead.

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  • Unlike some earlier incarnations where you had to look into something like the Guitar Hero Explorer, Guitar Hero World Tour is fully compatible with downloadable content (DLC) across all platforms.

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  • Simply touch the training icon while your puppy is in this mood and say something like "wag" or "butt".

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  • The rules of the game are easy to learn (though more complex than something like checkers), adding to the strategic value of the game.

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  • In the case of a refurbished PS3, it could be something like a faulty laser or the inability to synchronize with one of the wireless controllers.

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  • It's not quite a "twitch" style game wherein you can just run into the middle of the field with guns a-blazing, but it's nowhere near as technical as something like Rainbow Six or Splinter Cell.

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  • Try something like two bottles per shipment four times a year.

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  • These include something like 500 to 600 geysers and thousands of hot springs, mud pots, and fumaroles (vents where steam escapes from underground).

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  • You can see how something like this could be much more versatile than a conventional phone.

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  • This will appeal mostly to the younger demographic, because mature business users are more likely to select something like a BlackBerry Pearl or a Windows Mobile-powered HTC smartphone.

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  • If you're interested in something like the T-Mobile Sidekick 3 or the LG enV, the Palm Centro might be worth a look too.

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  • For this reason, you will probably need to invest in a memory card, unless you own something like the iPhone that already comes with a fair bit of internal storage.

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  • There are certainly advantages to opting for something like a family cell phone plan when you are looking for a mobile phone plan for children.

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  • Who would have predicted that the Apple iPhone would be such a success when everyone was more accustomed to something like the Motorola RAZR.

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  • Also, it may not be completely necessary to buy something like the BlackBerry Bold if you don't plan on sending a lot of email messages.

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  • For starters, you can purchase something like the Apple iPhone and customize it to suit your preferences and your desires.

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  • Most hip hop dancers wear flat-soled sneakers when they dance, and the most special equipment is usually something like kneepads or a hat if the class is advanced enough to offer something like headspins.

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  • So the question would be, how does one find something like truly authentic hip hop dance schools?

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  • You can play something like "Multiplication Go Fish" where instead of asking for a certain number of card, you ask for a multiplication problem that would yield that number.

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  • However, most tall clothing is geared for women 5'10" and up, so when it comes to something like maternity clothing that really needs to fit well, you should stick with your appropriate size.

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  • If you're interested in a square cut suit, you can try something like the red skimmer leaf with gray floral pattern by Timoteo.

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  • No one in their right mind refuses to do something like that!

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  • Should a team be disqualified because of something like that?

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  • The Minimates line features blocky plastic toys that look something like Lego people.

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  • They say 60 is the new 30. . .or something like that but no one thinks of a 60 year old as too old for service.

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  • Case in point, one list has I'll Be Home for Christmas, starring Jonathan Taylor Thomas trying to get home before Christmas so he could get a car (or something like that) as one of the top films.

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  • My list went something like this; I want the other person to see me as someone who is kind, friendly, and warm.

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  • Spray perfume on something like a pillowcase or the letters you include in the package.

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  • As an alternative to "It looks like rain!" you could try something like "Have you noticed how amazingly green the leaves look just before the storm hits?

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  • Direct advertising through something like Google Adwords or other sites, usually "targeted" towards dating people.

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  • But all too often the first thing through the guy's mind is something like "Oh...guess we're not going to see the new Bruce Willis movie, then."

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  • However, with some digging, you might find something like Christian Mingle or Lesbotronic, which are both free and focused on bringing together people within a specific demographic.

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  • If you set up the date for something like coffee and a walk through the park as opposed to a fancy dinner or dancing, there is less to fear.

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  • While this game is slower than say something like kickball or tag, kids enjoy trying to hit the ball through the wickets.

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  • I think he's teaching men how to seduce women or something like it.

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  • Even if the item isn't there, you may be able to leave your phone number in case something like it arrives.

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  • Many knockoffs will say something like "Made in Italy" or even just have the "CC" insignia.

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  • This happens very rarely though, so you can be pretty confident in the fact that if you read something like two main characters are supposed to hook up on the show, they will…eventually.

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  • A traditional Ashtanga mat is quite minimalistic in design, looking something like a thin, oversized towel.

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  • Another resource is something like lists on Amazon.com such as Asperger's Books that are Godsends.

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  • This means you shouldn't list something like you won "Most Responsible Employee" eleven years ago at a job.

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  • Before you even think of signing up for something like this, ask yourself why a free ebook should cost you anything.

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  • Otherwise, you might end up with something like "Fight that Win!" when you were replacing "Score that Point!"

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  • The pin is generally the same for all athlete cheerleaders at the school, and it might be something like a megaphone or pom poms.

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  • The web is a great resource when you need a few images or when you need specific images for something like T-shirts or bags.

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  • While seniors might want to challenge freshmen to something like football, the freshmen could challenge the juniors to something like a limbo contest where a smaller size would be advantageous.

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  • It might say something like "100 percent cotton, worsted weight, 100 yards per ball."

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  • The pattern may say something like 12 stitches equals four inches in pattern on size 10 needles.

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  • It's usually something like free shipping over a certain amount or 40 or 50 percent off an item in your order.

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  • A short term goal may be something like staying with 1200-1500 calories today, and a longer term goal might be to lose 5 pounds this month.

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  • It might take a little getting used to drinking unsweetened beverages, but a fruit flavored herbal tea or something like a peppermint tea still offers bold flavor.

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  • When people first hear of the ice cube diet, it is easy to think it's the latest fad requiring you to eat ice cubes for one meal a day or something like that.

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  • Provided you aren't trying to translate something like Victor Hugo's Notre Dame de Paris or the entire French Constitution you can find some good free French translators.

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  • The English equivalent of Je pige, would be something like 'I get it.'

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  • Erasure their confusion by writing something like "One Call and We'll Send a Tow Truck-For Free-24 Hours a Day" instead.

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  • This bra might be fashioned in plain, bright cotton, but you might also appreciate it in something like a smooth lined lace or a microfiber fabric.

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  • The most expensive would have to be the Victoria's Secret Fantasy bras, which are made of gemstones and ridiculously priced at something like $10 million USD.

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  • They may or may not be made from something like fishnet or nylon, but they require a lot of fit consideration to be comfortable for regular wear.

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  • Select something like a matching bra and panty set with garters underneath, and let the fun begin.

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  • This is particularly true when shopping for something like men's ski pajamas, because the look does not matter.

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  • You'll pay a pretty penny for something like a 1930s Gold Charmeuse Silk Slip, but if you're into vintage clothing and love lingerie, it's worth the splurge.

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  • You should also be aware that when you looking for something like sexy wholesale sports bras and that is the search you do, you are more likely to come up with a lot of sexy sports costumes, rather than the sports bras you want.

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  • If you're looking for something like a shelf bra shirt but you want to be able to wear it on its own without layering a bra and a shirt, or if your bra size is on the larger side, there's another solution.

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  • Have I ever seen her wear something like this?

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  • Betsey Johnson often uses unexpected color combinations to make her lingerie options more exciting, so why not try something like lilac camo-print panties and a coordinating bra?

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  • In many gig reviews, the phrase "Headon's drumming carried them through", or something like it, will appear.

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  • For most of these places, you can download the file by right-clicking and then choosing the option that reads something like "save target as".

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  • The average episode goes something like this.

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  • In Vista you can select "personalize" but on other Windows versions you can choose something like video or monitor setup.

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  • I also want to do something like Tron or Avatar.

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  • That means keeping it moisturized with something like this deeply hydrating treatment.

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  • You really can create a ticker for just about everything, even something like your time left until the in laws leave.

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  • In order to stay within Twitter's 140 character limits, Armstrong used the acronym SSDD to say "same stuff, different day, implying that this is not the first time that something like this has happened.

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  • Whatever the case, usually there is simply a button to select (labeled something like "Post to MySpace!") which will generate HTML code to post the survey results to your profile.

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  • A podcast in its simplest form is something like a radio show that viewers can download from the Web.

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  • Posting something like "Gone for the weekend!" or "Away in Hawaii!," gives away too much information and can be a cue alerting burglars of your absence.

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  • If it is something like Gmail or Yahoo, it will suggest you search your "address book" for other people who are also on Facebook.

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  • You may need something like the IguanaMed line which is more like exercise apparel than a uniform.

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  • However, you wouldn't have the satisfaction that comes from creating something like this yourself -- not to mention the prestige that comes from wearing it and gaining the admiration of your peers.

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  • An example of the HTML needed to launch something like Windows Media is Absolute Radio (formerly Virgin Radio) which uses active server pages (ASX) to launch the variable-bit-rate stream.

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  • Any designer who has had more text than could easily fit on the page could use something like this - a scrolling text box.

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  • Some websites wrap all of these choices up into "themes" aimed at what they hope you want - especially for something like "fan" sites for movies, bands, or even the armed forces.

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  • Whether they are advertising their own product or using something like Google AdWords to get other people to buy affiliate links, the "free" website is charging you screen real-estate instead of money for their web design services.

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  • Then perhaps something like WordPress would be best.

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  • However, if you're using java based web hosting, you can create programs using something like java server pages (JSP) or enterprise java beans (EJB) that create customized HTML (and other static code) as needed.

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  • Just about time I think the two of you are making progress, something like this comes up.

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  • Umm. Well, I think something like 50% of marriages fail - maybe more.

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  • When Alex approached Carmen about giving Tessa some money, she said it was up to him, but keep in mind that the issue could have been something like drugs.

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  • The idea of talking to her again was unsettling enough, but to tell her something like this?

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  • I knew he was capable of something like this.

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  • She didn't want to believe he was doing something like that, but it was fresh on her mind that the unthinkable actually does happen.

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  • Words weren't needed for something like that.

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