How to use Thanks in a sentence

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  • Thanks, but I did all this by myself until you came along.

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  • Thanks, but I can take care of myself.

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  • Thanks, I really appreciate you listening to my tale.

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  • Thanks for sharing it with us.

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  • Thanks to the delay caused by this crossing of the wolf's path, the old dog with its felted hair hanging from its thigh was within five paces of it.

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  • Thanks for telling me.

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  • Thanks, but I'd rather go alone.

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  • Thanks. I appreciate your understanding.

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  • She's okay and says thanks.

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  • After a moment of thanks, they all began their meal.

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  • Then I lost a grandson and thanks to a miracle, he was returned to me, unharmed.

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  • Thanks for giving me some warning.

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  • Thanks to the burgeoning of technology and social media, public opinion is the most powerful political force in the world today.

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  • It seemed to him that it was only today, thanks to that burnt-cork mustache, that he had fully learned to know her.

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  • Natasha's looks, as everyone told her, had improved in the country, and that evening thanks to her agitation she was particularly pretty.

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  • From this short interview with Pfuel, Prince Andrew, thanks to his Austerlitz experiences, was able to form a clear conception of the man.

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  • Thanks, I know we can count on you, Katie, but I think she'll be more comfortable staying at our house.

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  • Thanks, now why don't you get dressed and we'll go out to dinner and a movie or something.

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  • Where I've lived for the last two years, thanks to him.

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  • I thought of leaving a note of thanks to the Psychic Tipster, so kindly confiding to me, albeit vicariously through dear departed Brenda, his or her limitations.

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  • Thanks. It's been a bit rough lately for both of us.

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  • Thanks. Let me know how tomorrow goes with Andre's mind tricks.

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  • No, but thanks for asking.

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  • Thanks. I'll bring this back.

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  • Thanks for rescuing me again.

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  • Thanks for your help, but around here we're waging a constant war against nature.

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  • But despite this, thanks to his regiment, Prince Andrew had something to think about entirely apart from general questions.

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  • Thanks for reminding me.

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  • Thanks. You spending the weekend with your…friends?

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  • Thanks for being 'a bit misleading.'

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  • No thanks, but you go ahead if you'd like.

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  • No thanks, I don't feel like eating.

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  • Thanks, but I've been doing this for a long time now.

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  • Thanks for coming up.

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  • Thanks for looking after the girls.

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  • Please convey my thanks to him.

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  • She closed her eyes and said a prayer of thanks before she answered him.

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  • Thanks. I'll check in later.

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  • Thanks again to your docs for showing us how to use them.

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  • The Jacobin Club was closed, thanks to the ability of Fouche, the new minister of Police; but the hopes of Sieyes were dashed by the death of General Joubert, commander of the Army of Italy, at the disastrous battle of Novi (15th of August).

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  • On the 29th the speaker received the thanks of the reassembled parliament.

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  • On the 6th of February Monk visited the House of Commons, when Lenthall pronounced a speech of thanks.

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  • For this success he received the thanks of parliament, and was created a baronet (November 1755).

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  • Thanks to his father's excellent advice, he gave up writing doggerel verse (much of which had been printed by his brother and sold on the streets) and turned to prose composition.

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  • The French word, except in such phrases as Dieu merci, sans merci, is principally used in the sense of "thanks," and is seen in the old English expression "gramercy," i.e.

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  • Thanks to the efforts of Daunou and others his name was removed from the list of emigres, and he set sail for Europe in November 1795.

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  • The practical statesmanship contained in these papers raised Talleyrand in public estimation; and, thanks to the efforts above named, he gained the post of foreign minister, entering on his duties in July 1797.

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  • Thanks mainly to the support of the tsar and of England these schemes were foiled; and France emerged from her disasters with frontiers which were practically those of 1792.

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  • Then turning his attention to the count of Blois, he proceeded to establish a fortress at Langeais, a few miles from Tours, from which, thanks to the intervention of the king Hugh Capet, Odo failed to oust him.

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  • Algonquin-Iroquois Canada, thanks to the Geological Survey and the Department of Education in Ontario, has revealed old Indian camps, mounds and earthworks along the northern drainage of Lakes Erie and Ontario, and pottery in a curved line from Montreal to Lake of the Woods.

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  • We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory.

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  • The prophets are not to be confined to these forms, but may "give thanks as much as they will."

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  • Thanks to the moral support and material resources which it found in the ecclesiastical lords of central and northern France, and to the growing popular desire for the suppression of feuds, royalty was able to support its pretension to the general government of the kingdom.

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  • Thus, thanks to Zieten's fine delaying action, Blucher by nightfall on June 15 had secured most of the ground requisite for his pre-arranged concentration; for one corps was in position, and two others were at hand.

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  • Wellington, owing to his original dispositions and the slowness of his concentration, had only retained a grip on Quatre Bras thanks to the boldness of his subordinates on the spot.

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  • The services, too, of the educated public are often voluntarily placed at the disposal of the local authorities for the census night, with' no desire for remuneration beyond out-of-pocket expenses, and the addition, perhaps, of a personal letter of thanks from the chief official of the district.

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  • This was largely true for the time as regards England, thanks to the rigour of Archbishop Whitgift, aided by the new act which left deniers of the queen's power in ecclesiastical matters no option but to leave the realm.

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  • He was involved in the royalist movement of the 13th Vendemiaire, and condemned to deportation after the 18th Fructidor; but, thanks to powerful influence, he was left " forgotten "in prison till after the 18th Brumaire, when he was set at liberty by Fouche.

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  • Though, thanks to the overlaying porous pumice, the Taupo plateau is not fertile, it has a good rainfall and is drained by unfailing rivers running through deep terraced ravines.

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  • Thanks, however, to the low death-rate, elsewhere referred to, the margin of increase in New Zealand is over 17.

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  • Thanks to the tariff of the United States the balance of trade with North America is heavily against New Zealand.

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  • In the South artificial grassing went on for a time hand in hand with cereal-growing, which by 1876 seemed likely to develop on a considerable scale, thanks to the importation of American agricultural machinery, which the settlers were quick to utilize.

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  • The Russian 35th and 36th regiments (loth European Corps) were caught between two advancing columns, and, thanks to the initiative of one of the column leaders, Okasaki, destroyed.

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  • Manjuyama, thanks to the courage of the army commander and of a single brigadier, was at last carried after nightfall, and the dislodged Russians made two counter-attacks in the dark before they would acknowledge themselves beaten.

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  • Thus the Japanese had won their great victory with inferior forces, thanks " in the first instance to the defeat of General Orlov.

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  • On the 7th, the various columns executed their movement to the Hun-ho with complete success, thanks to good staff work.

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  • The Italian bourgeoisie of the towns, thanks to the force of attraction exercised by Italy, was all the more conspicuously irredentist, since the country population maintained an attitude of comparative opposition to this movement.

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  • Although severely criticised for his conduct of the expedition, he received, in October 1779, the thanks of Congress.

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  • Congress, in a joint resolution, tendered its thanks to Commodore Dewey, and to the officers and men under his command, and authorized "the secretary of the navy to present a sword of honor to Commodore George Dewey, and cause to be struck bronze medals commemorating the battle of Manila Bay, and to distribute such medals to the officers and men of the ships of the Asiatic squadron of the United States."

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  • On the 7th of May he received the thanks of the House of Commons.

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  • Ialdabaoth then announced himself as the Supreme, and when man (created by the six powers) gave thanks for life not to Ialdabaoth but to the First Man, Ialdabaoth created a woman (Eve) to destroy him.

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  • For, thanks to him and to the men he gathered round him (Hildebrand, Humbert and others), their principles were established in Rome, and the pope himself became the leader of ecclesiastical reform.

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  • Thanks to the impenetrability of their fastnesses, they preserved their original savagery longer than any of their neighbours, and this savagery was coupled with a valour so tenacious and enterprising as to make them formidable to all who dwelt near them.

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  • Thanks to him, the security of the southern frontier was assured.

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  • We now know more about the Old Latin, and, thanks to Mrs Lewis' discovery, much more about the Old Syriac. The result is that the authorities on which WH relied for their Western text are seen to bear witness to two texts, not to one.

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  • Thanks to the noble simplicity and specifically religious character of his ideas, Marcion was able to found not only schools, but a community, a church of his own, which gave trouble to the Church longer than any other Gnostic sect.

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  • The Kenyahs will not kill it, address to it thanks for assistance, and formally consult it before leaving home on an expedition; it seems, however, to be regarded as the messenger of the supreme god Balli Penyalong.

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  • Desperate, as was the state of his finances, thanks to his previous extravagance, he found money to purchase the services of some three-and-twenty soldiers of the praetorian guard.

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  • By way of enforcing this point Paul repeats the tradition he had received direct from the Lord, and already handed on to the Corinthians, of how " the Lord Jesus on the night in which he was betrayed " (not necessarily the night of Passover) " took bread and having given thanks brake it and said, This is my body, which is for your sake; this do in remembrance of me.

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  • Now with regard to the Thanksgiving, thus give ye thanks.

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  • We give thanks to thee, holy Father, for thy holy name, which thou hast caused to dwell in our hearts, and for the knowledge and faith and immortality which thou didst make known to us through Jesus Christ thy servant; to thee be the glory for ever.

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  • Thou Almighty Sovereign,didst create all things for thy name's sake, and food and drink thou didst give to men for enjoyment, that they should give thanks unto thee; but to us thou didst of thy grace give spiritual food and drink and life eternal through thy servant.

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  • Before all things, we give thee thanks that thou art mighty; to thee be the glory for ever.

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  • The prophets are to give thanks as they like at these " breakings of bread," without being restricted to the prayers here set forth.

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  • And when the president has given thanks, and all the people have so answered, those who are called by us deacons distribute to each of those present, for them to partake of the bread (and wine) 8 and water, for which thanks have been given, and they carry portions away to those who are not present.

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  • On his return he was appointed commander of all the forces of the Republic, and at the head of an army of 25,000 men routed 60,000 Tatars at Martynow, following up this success with fresh victories, for which he received the thanks of the diet and the palatinate of Sandomeria from the king.

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  • For his conduct at the relief of Dublin he received the thanks of Parliament, and in 1651 he was employed under Blake in the operations for the reduction of Scilly.

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  • Thanks to the great care expended on the preservation of the royal dead, although the mummies of all the other kings have disappeared, a wonderful series of the Theban kings and queens of the New Kingdom from the XVIIth Dynasty to the XXIst Dynasty has come down to us.

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  • The march was one unbroken success, thanks to Wellesley's forethought and sagacity in dealing with the physical conditions and his personal and diplomatic ascendancy among the chieftains of the district.

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  • Porter received the thanks of Congress for "opening the Mississippi River" and was promoted rear-admiral.

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  • Terry, and commanding the largest fleet assembled at any one point during the war, took the fort on the 15th of January 1865; for this he again received the thanks of Congress.

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  • The school system is essentially American in its text-books and in its methods, thanks to the foundations laid by American missionaries.

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  • In the "Juno" his gallant rescue of some shipwrecked seamen won him a vote of thanks and a sword of honour from the Jamaica assembly.

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  • They were now able, thanks to their conquests in the Thirty Years' War, to attack Denmark from the south as well as the east; the Dutch alliance promised to secure them at sea, and an attack upon Denmark would prevent her from utilizing the impending peace negotiations to the prejudice of Sweden.

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  • Even the wandering Eskimos, thanks to the Moravians, are mainly Christians.

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  • The prisoners were released, and public thanks were rendered to the prince by the various provincial states for " his great trouble, care and prudence."

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  • Osmond showed that the wonderful changes which thermal treatment andthe presence of certain foreign elements cause were due to allotropy, and from these and like teachings have come a rapid growth of the use of the so-called " alloy steels " in which, thanks to special composition and treatment, the iron exists in one or more of its remarkable allotropic states.

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  • Thanks to the glass-hardness of this face, the projectile is arrested so abruptly that it is shattered, and its energy is delivered piecemeal by its fragments; but as the face is integrally united with the unhardened, ductile and slightly yielding interior and back, the plate, even if it is locally bent backwards somewhat by the blow, neither cracks nor flakes.

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  • Of the two the cupola is very much the more economical of fuel, thanks to the direct transfer of„ heat from the burning coke to the pig iron with which it is in contact.

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  • There is reason to believe that in England a relatively good level was maintained throughout, thanks in great measure to the fact that the kings resolutely refused to allow the introduction of commendation - Wolsey was the first and last commendatory abbot in England.

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  • Then in 1395 he went to take up the government of his duchy; thanks chiefly to his lavish expenditure his administration was not unsuccessful, but the Gascons had from the first objected to government except by the crown, and secured his recall within less than a year.

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  • The deep-sea fishing in the North Sea, thanks to the exertions of the German fishing league (Deulscher Fischereiverein) and to government support, is extremely active.

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  • While Engelbert lived the country was in a fairly peaceable condition, although, thanks to the emperors concessions, the spiritual princes were predominant, and all possible means were taken to check the growth of the towns, whose interests and aspirations were not favorable to this state of affairs.

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  • In 1876 he was made deputy surveyor-general, receiving the thanks of the colony for his services and a grant of s000 acres of land; for a few months at the end of 1878 he acted as commissioner of crown lands and surveyor-general, being given the full appointment in 1883 and retaining it till 1890.

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  • The life of a Perfect was so hard, and, thanks to the inquisitors, so fraught with danger, that most Believers deferred the rite until the death-bed, as in the early centuries many believers deferred baptism.

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  • In October 1907 an agreement was attained, thanks chiefly to the sobering of Hungarian opinion by a severe economic crisis, which brought out with unusual clearness the fact that separation from Austria would involve a 1907.

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  • They are ready for Christ's sake to give up their own lives; for His commandments they securely keep, living holily and righteously, according as the Lord their God hath commanded them, giving thanks to Him at all hours, over all their food and drink, and the rest of their good things."

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  • Thanks to its presence the Armenian protestants are a large and rich community, which suffered less in the massacre of 1895 than the Gregorians.

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  • Thanks to Wincklers discoveries, the cuneiform text of this treaty from Boghaz Keui can now be compared with the hieroglyphic text at Karnak.

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  • Thanks to the intervention of the British government, their lives were spared.

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  • It draws few students from foreign parts, 2 where the local schools are of the poorest kind, except in India (thanks to a British government) and perhaps in Constantinople., Bokhara was once a chief seat of learning, but is now so sunk in narrow fanaticism that its eighty madrasas (medresses) with their 5000 students only turn out a bigoted and foolish clergy (V5.mbery).

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  • The Romans both felt and expressed boundless contempt for the hybrid Antiochenes; but their emperors favoured the city from the first, seeing in it a more suitable capital for the eastern part of the empire than Alexandria could ever be, thanks to the isolated position of Egypt.

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  • The legislature, thanks to the efforts of Joseph Carrington Cabell, a close personal friend of Jefferson, adopted the plan in 1818 and 1819, and seven independent schools - ancient languages, modern languages, mathematics, natural philosophy, moral philosophy, chemistry and medicine - were opened to students in March 1825; a school of law was opened in 1826.

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  • They nevertheless maintain throughout their widespread territory a certain national solidarity, thanks to common speech, traditions and usages.

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  • He was, however, recognized as king, thanks to the devotion of his mother Fredegond and the protection of his uncle Gontran, king of Burgundy.

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  • The Union gunboats, which had passed up the river toward Shreveport at high water, were caught in its decline above the falls at Alexandria, but they were saved by a splendid piece of engineering (a dam at the falls), constructed by Lieutenant-Colonel Joseph Bailey (1827-1867), who for this service received the thanks of Congress and the brevet of brigadier-general of volunteers.

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  • Nothing did more to bring the two peoples together than religion, after the Reformation, yet, by an unhappy turn of affairs, and mainly thanks to one man, John Knox, few causes were more potent than religious differences in delaying that complete union which nature herself seemed to desire.

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  • He allies himself with Cymric Strathclyde, and by constant raids, and thanks to English weakness caused by Danish invasions, he extends his power over English Lothian.

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  • The year of his death was, par excellence, " The Killing Time," thanks to Renwick and his associates and the Rye House plotters.

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  • Says Murray, " there was not the least ground for encouragement," but, thanks to Balhaldie, Louis XV.

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  • Thanks to a manuscript copy of the play in its earliest form - discovered as recently as 1887 - we are now able to distinguish how much of this tragedy was the immediate product of the Sturm and Drang, and to understand the intentions with which the young poet began his masterpiece.

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  • A long time afterwards it appeared, thanks to his collaborator, Claude Bernard Rousseau, under the title of Histoire et recherches des antiquites de la ville de Paris (1724), but remodelled, with the addition of long and dull dissertations which were not by Sauval.

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  • His conduct being attacked, he declined renomination for the governorship, but was unanimously returned by Albemarle as a delegate to the state legislature; and on the day previously set for legislative inquiry on a resolution offered by an impulsive critic, he received, by unanimous vote of the house, a declaration of thanks and confidence.

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  • Thanks to the energy of Omar, they were successful in appropriating to themselves the succession to the Prophet.

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  • Thanks to these and similar measures, the Moslem armies were able to advance boldly into Asia Minor.

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  • The attack failed completely, thanks to the heroic defence of the Forli Bde., and the admirable work of the Italian field guns.

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  • This service was considered by the government as worthy of special acknowledgment; the naval and military commanders, officers, seamen and soldiers received the thanks of both Houses of Parliament, and Admiral Gambier was rewarded with a peerage.

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  • From about 1860, the seceders to Rome were able, thanks to French consular protection, to seize the majority of the Jacobite churches in Turkey; and this injustice has contributed much to the present degradation and impoverishment of the Jacobites.

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  • Moreover, thanks to Laynez, it accomplished this task without running the obvious danger of tying itself hand and foot to the past.

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  • Germany and Spain might let themselves be bitted and bridled if they chose, but for centuries France had prided herself that, thanks to her Gallican liberties, she stood on a different footing towards Rome.

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  • Yet - thanks to its organization, its press, and the elaborate network of alliances spun by Windhorst - the Ultramontane Centre still remains a powerful force in German politics.

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  • On the frontiers, thanks chiefly to Corbulo's energy and skill, no disaster occurred serious enough to shake the general confidence, and even the murder of Britannicus seems to have been accepted as a necessary measure of selfdefence.

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  • For his services he received the thanks of the House of Burgesses.

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  • Finland, however, did not enter Russia as a conquered province, but, thanks to the bravery of her people after they had been abandoned by an incompetent monarch and treacherous generals, and not less to the wisdom and generosity of the emperor Alexander I.

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  • Thanks to the reverent charity of the laymen, they do not live much worse than Benedictine monks.

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  • Thanks to the combined efforts of a great number of scholars, the classification of the hagiographic texts has in recent years made notable progress.

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  • He escaped, thanks probably to the complicity of Danton, returned to France after the 9th of Thermidor of the year II., left it in exile again after the republican coup d'etat of the 18th of Fructidor of the year V., and died at Appenzell in Switzerland in 1798.

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  • But in neither form is it free from later interpolation; and its untrustworthiness is shown by its conflicting with data 1 I is now generally recognized, thanks to Volquardsen and others, that Ephorus is the principal authority followed by Diodorus, except in the chapters relating to Sicilian history.

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  • For these favours, conferred upon him by his patron with no stinted hand, his thanks were expressed in a most remarkable manner; he published a letter defending the cardinal from the charge of ingratitude which was often brought against him, by enumerating the benefits that he and his family had received from him (April 1655).

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  • In 1854 Richard Wagner sent him a copy of the Ring of the Nibelung, with some words of thanks for a theory of music which had fallen in with his own conceptions.

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  • For his conduct on this occasion he received a gold medal and the thanks of parliament.

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  • For this, the most distinguished service of his life, he received the thanks of the Jamaica assembly, with a sword of the value of a thousand guineas, the thanks of the English parliament, and the freedom of the city of London.

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  • For this service he received the thanks of the empress, the ribbon of St Andrew and 50,000 roubles.

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  • But thanks in some measure to the intestine troubles in Elam, the Babylonian army and its allies were defeated and driven into Babylon, Sippara, Borsippa and Cutha.

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  • Congress thrice passed votes of thanks and ordered the presentation of commemorative gold medals.

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  • Thanks, however, to the efforts of automobile engineers, great improvements were now being effected in the petrol engine, and, although the certainty and trustworthiness of its action still left something to be desired, it provided the designers of flying machines with what they had long been looking for - a motor FIG.

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  • From an early age he had studied theology and produced numerous compilations, the most important being the Critica Sacra, containing Observations on all the Radices of the Hebrew Words of the Old and the Greek of the New Testament (1639-1644; new ed., with supplement, 1662), for which the author received the thanks of the Westminster Assembly, to whom it was dedicated.

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  • From the Congress of the United States he received a gold medal and a vote of thanks, and he received many other honours both at home and abroad.

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  • Another inscription, not so ancient, found at Axum, states that Aizanas, king of the Axumites, the Homerites, &c., conquered the nation of the Bogos, and returned thanks to his father, the god Mars, for his victory.

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  • He was a member in turn of the universities of Oxford and Paris, and finally settled in Lombardy, where, thanks to the favour of Gian Galeazzo Visconti, he became bishop, first of Piacenza, then of Vincenza, then of Novara, and afterwards archbishop of Milan.

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  • The Convention voted him the thanks of the country, and thenceforward his rise was rapid.

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  • Although this manuscript contained only the first book, yet such was the confidence the Society placed in the author that an order was given " that a letter of thanks be written to Mr Newton; and that the printing of his book be referred to the consideration of the council; and that in the meantime the book be put into the hands of Mr Halley, to make a report thereof to the council."

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  • Oscil., a copy being presented to me, in my letter of thanks to him I gave those rules in the end thereof a particular commendation for their usefulness in Philosophy, and added out of my aforesaid paper an instance of their usefulness, in comparing the forces of the moon from the earth, and earth from the sun; in determining a problem about the moon's phase, and putting a limit to the sun's parallax, which shews that I had then my eye upon comparing the forces of the planets arising from their circular motion, and understood it; so that a while after, when Mr Hooke propounded the problem solemnly, in the end of his attempt to prove the motion of the earth, if I had not known the duplicate proportion before, I could not but have found it now.

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  • In 1809, in command of the naval force on shore, he contributed greatly to the reduction of Martinique, and signed the capitulation by which that island was handed over to the English; for his services on this occasion he received the thanks of the House of Commons.

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  • When the king recovered, he went to St Pauls to return thanks on the 23rd of April 1789.

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  • Burke's first decisive step against Hastings was a motion for papers in the spring of 1786; the thanks of the House of Commons to the managers of the impeachment were voted in the summer of 1794.

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  • With the connivance of Cassius Herod had Malichus assassinated; but the country was in a state of anarchy, thanks to the extortions of Cassius and the encroachments of neighbouring powers.

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  • The father died five days after his son in 4 B.C. He had done much for the Jews, thanks to the favour he had won and kept in spite of all from the successive heads of the Roman state; he had observed the Law publicly - in fact, as the traditional epigram of Augustus says, "it was better to be Herod's swine than a son of Herod."

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  • He was received with more than princely pomp, and all but succeeded in his design, thanks to his extraordinary adroitness and the command of an almost unlimited bribing-fund.

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  • In the end, thanks to an unusually powerful memory and determined energy, he acquired a knowledge of seven or eight tongues besides his own, including ancient and modern Greek.

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  • His authority was at first merely nominal; the highest administrative offices were occupied by the regicides, who received the unanimous thanks of the skupshtina for the assassination of King Alexander and Queen Draga.

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  • In recognition of his services, Congress voted him and his troops the thanks of the nation and presented him with two cannon taken from the English.

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  • Though the population is diminished and the cities ruinous, the country is still remarkable for fertility, thanks to the copiousness of its water-supply draining from the Lebanon mountains.

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  • For this volume he received the thanks of parliament, and the second and third volumes appeared in 1681 and 1715.

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  • At Orthes he won further distinction by his pursuit of the enemy; he was made K.C.B., and received the thanks of parliament.

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  • Thanks to Charlemagne, and through the restoration of order and of the schools, a common civilization was prepared for the varied elements of the Empire.

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  • Thanks to Hughs support and to the good offices of Otto and his brother Bruno, archbishop of Cologne and duke of Lorraine, Lothair was chosen king and crowned at Reims. Hugh exacted, as payment for his disinterestedness and fidelity, a renewal of his sovereignty over Burgundy with that of Aquitaine as well; he was in fact the viceroy of the kingdom, and others imitated him by demanding indemnities, privileges and confirmation of rights, as was customary at the beginning of a reign.

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  • Thanks to the ecclesiastical sanction of his royalty, Philip had successfully braved the pope for twenty years, in the matter of Ingeborg and again in that of the German schism, when he had supported Philip of Swabia against Otto of Brunswick, the popes candidate.

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  • And this money, so necessary for the prosecution of the war with England, which had been interrupted for a year, thanks to the popes intervention, was lavished by him upon his favorite, Charles of La Cerda.

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  • Thanks to the prudent constable du Guesclin, sitting quietly at home he reconquered bit by bit what his predecessors had lost upon the battlefield, helm on head and sword in hand; and when he died in 1380, after the decease of both Edward III.

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  • Thanks to their action, feudalism was attacked in its landed interest in the person of the constable de Bourbon; feudalism in its financial aspect by the execution of superintendent Semblancay and the special privileges of towns and provinces by administrative centralization.

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  • Thanks to Tavannes, the duke of Anjou gained easy victories at Jarnac over the prince of Cond, who was killed, and at Moncontour over Coligny, who was wounded (March October 1569); but these successes were rendered fruitless by the jealousy of Charles IX.

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  • Thanks to this he was on the point of seizing Paris, Assassins- when in his turn he was assassinated on the 1st of Henry III.

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  • A decided success was, however, achieved between 163S and 1640, thanks to Bernard of Saxe-Weimar and afterwards to Gubriant, and to the parallel action of the Swedish generals, Banr, Wrangel and Torstensson.

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  • Richelieu obtained Alsace, Breisach and the forest-towns on the Rhine; while in the north, thanks to the Dutch and owing to the conquest of Artois, marshals de la Meilleraye, de Chtillon and de Brz forced the barrier, of the Netherlands.

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  • But thanks to Mazarin, who completed his work, France gathered in the harvest sown by Richelieu.

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  • Thanks to him, the duke of Enghien (Louis de Bourbon, afterwards prince of Cond), appointed commander-in-chief at the age of twentytwo, caused the downfall of the renowned Spanish infantry at Rocroi; and he discovered Turenne, whose prudence tempered Conds overbold ideas.

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  • Many of its members were sons of the bourgeoisie, men who having been educated at college, thanks to some charitablt, agency, in the pride of learning, and raised above their original station, were ready for anything but had achieved nothing They bad plenty of talent at c0mmand, were full of classical tirades against tyranny, and, though sensitive enough in their private life, were bloodthirsty butchers in their public relations.

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  • But thanks to the past influence of the Girondin party, who had caused the war, and of the regicides of the Mountain, this peace not only ratified the conquest of Belgium, the left bank of the Rhine and Santo Domingo, but paved the way for fresh conquests; for the old spirit of domination and persistent hostility to Austria attracted the destinies of the Revolution definitely towards war.

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  • After the i3th Vendmiaire the royalists too, deceived in their hopes, were expecting to return gradually to the councils, thanks to the high property qualification for the franchise.

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  • Order was maintained in France, even the against royalist west being pacified, thanks to Hoche, who the finished his victorious campaign of 1796 against royalists.

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  • He had always shown great enthusiasm for a military career, and so distinguished himself in the campaigns in which he took part that on one occasion he received a public vote of thanks.

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  • For this exploit, he received the thanks of parliament.

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  • In 1758 he was appointed admiral of the blue and commander-in-chief of the expedition to Cape Breton, when, in conjunction with General Amherst, he took the fortress of Louisburg, and the island of Cape Breton - services for which he again received the thanks of the House of Commons.

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  • In March 1814 the Allies entered Paris, and thanks to Talleyrand's negotiations the restoration of the Bourbons was effected, Louis XVIII.

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  • Henry of Ceva had taken refuge in Sicily at the time of Pope Boniface VIII.'s persecution of the Spirituals, and thanks to the good offices of Frederick of Sicily, a little colony of Franciscans who rejected all property had soon established itself in the island.

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  • The anatomical structure of all parts of the plant is now known, in various Calamarieae, thanks more especially to the work of Williamson in England and of Renault in France.

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  • Thanks to his popularity with the army, Nicephorus was crowned emperor by the side of Romanus's infant sons, and in spite of the patriarch's opposition married their mother Theophano.

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  • Thanks. I really appreciate you people listening to my tale.

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  • If my mother knew, she'd drop to her knees and say a million Hail Mary's in thanks!

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  • She in return, expressed her thanks for, as she said, being appointed the resident authority on the Psychic Tipster.

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  • The psychic tipster is no longer in action, one way or another thanks to my cunning triumph!

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  • Thanks to Antoine, my spy network is shit right now.

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  • Or, I can cancel, and we can live out the—" "No, thanks," she said, standing and all but bolting out of his suite.

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  • Now, thanks to an overzealous social worker, Martha was scheduled to become reacquainted with mommy dearest—in Denver, over three hundred miles away from Bird Song's nest.

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  • But thanks to their quest for gold, the entire region was now traversed by hundreds of semi-navigable trails, open to those who dared venture from the blacktop of civilization to the timeless beauty of an unchanged world.

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  • After bestowing well-deserved thanks, Dean left his makeshift campaign committee and once more tried to locate Billy Langstrom, again unsuccessfully.

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  • Her bright spirits returned with effusive thanks; she offered to take the Deans to dinner in gratitude for her afternoon adventure, but they declined.

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  • Dean offered his thanks but was waved away as the threesome continued to pore over the book, reminiscing over days long past and names forgotten.

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  • Thanks. You spending the weekend with your…friends?

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  • But thanks to the active involvement of a volunteer group called The Nordic Council, free cross-country ski trails were laid out and maintained.

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  • However, the children found the soil spring-soft next to the building foundation, thanks to the Dean's fuel-bill contributions and the poor insulation of Bird Song.

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  • Here, thanks to three-hundred and twenty-five inches of average annual snowfall, a remote location that minimized lift lines and a thirty-five hundred foot maximum vertical drop, skiing was as it should be.

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  • The phone bill, thanks to Fred's vigorous activities, was only a few commas less than the national debt and he was knocking on the ceiling of his newly acquired Visa limit.

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  • Thanks to her unconcealed admiration of his physique, he had to be aware of her physical attraction to him, though.

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  • Her participation was acknowledged with grateful thanks.

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  • Grateful thanks are extended to the Kings of Herts who gave their services freely to support the school.

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  • Our thanks go to Franks for his use of jazz influences to compliment his excellent lyric content, and King for writing some of the great soul classics.

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  • He proposed a vote of thanks to the author, which was carried by acclamation.

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  • She is eventually acquitted at her trial, thanks to evidence from an old woman who had been paid to give her an alibi.

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  • Thanks but no thanks The problem with sending unsolicited advertising is that you can never be quite sure who will read your message.

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  • It includes ' Time ' and rec 'd much airplay on Radio Wales thanks to Adam Walton.

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  • All thanks to St. Cyril, who wanted to invent an alphabet that took the best from the available ones.

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  • He has impressed his teachers and grandparents on his knowledge of king Arthur and the knights, which is all thanks to this CD.

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  • I think the first thing to mention is the traveling was much better than expected thanks to the excellent in-flight entertainment on virgin Atlantic.

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  • Thanks P jen (anonymous) Mon, 08 May 2006 aunties application another aunties application another aunties form question... no cheatin this time!

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  • I've got real life, thanks Monday, September 12th, 2005 I have an increasing aversion to ' real life drama ' .

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  • Many Thanks Margaret and Arthur Weaver stayed at parc glas bach, moylegrove in May 2005 Enjoyed our stay in your comfortable cottage.

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  • Thanks to DJ Fatty Boy for organizing the whole bash.

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  • This proud showcase of democracy had become a total basket case, thanks to Macmillan's Machiavellian machinations.

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  • I am looking to get some decent bettas from a good breeder (opposed to the usual pet shop veil tails) Thanks 108.

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  • Seems fine now tho, thanks to some sodium bicarb in water and plenty of fruit juice.

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  • By this time the shares were 3p, thanks only to a takeover bid.

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  • Thanks to the BBC, some country children were becoming bilingual.

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  • Your chance to support the hospital and leave a lasting reminder of thanks, commemorate births, remember the passing of a loved one.

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  • Also many thanks for the attention Sue received from odd bods!

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  • Thanks again for registering me, the response is a tremendous boost for the company at the perfect time of year.

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  • Bish bosh give us your dosh Thanks to everyone who has already donated to the strike fund.

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  • There's a colorful Bohemian vibe, thanks to gorgeous Rajasthani furniture, velvet day beds, hand carved lattice doors and intriguing bric-a-brac.

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  • And that is thanks to an independent publishing venture run by an 89-year-old former brigadier from a small office in the Cotswolds.

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  • Meanwhile, many thanks to Sebastian Falk, who earlier delivered a sandwich box full of delicious home-made chocolate brownies to the over-by-over team.

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  • The carrier grows with the baby thanks to an adjustable buckle that gives maximum comfort for all ages.

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  • The spacious Cerato has a sporty look to it, thanks to the modern styling and body-coloured bumpers, door handles and mirrors.

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  • Thanks to this they received a bye in the first round of the knockout plate.

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  • Thanks to Jack Fitch, Dave Carlson and Alex Jacobson, property names for reflected Java Beans now use standard capitalization transform.

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  • Still, you'll have had your money's worth by then, thanks to a truly stellar cast.

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  • You may notice that Ben Rock and Jon Vamp have already done this (many thanks chaps ).

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  • Many thanks to Jo for driving me up there, putting up with my inane chatter for 4 hrs then driving me home.

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  • Thanks to the significant Caribbean and Asian populations in Bristol, there are no shortage of curries and jerk chicken in the city center.

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  • Ching thanks of market-based incentives.

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  • Ching thanks ann who was on global climate.

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  • Is a third cha Ching thanks is being viewed of the customization.

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  • This is one of the most beautifully shot films I have seen, thanks to the legendary cinematographer Nestor Almendros.

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  • Thanks to all who completed and returned the questionnaires circulated in May.

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  • Thanks to the rapid development of communications technology we have a highly informed citizenry.

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  • Many thanks, Rob Ish's reply Please get a CD sent to Children's Ministry in Eastbourne 1st class.

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  • But the away side regained the lead after 59 minutes thanks to a weak defensive clearance from the Blues.

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  • And no, Cheeky Chester, I don't like vanilla coke, thanks for asking.

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  • The WTB " comfort zone " saddle is very comfy - thanks to the extra soft section near the nose.

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  • They 've very comfy, allow you to adjust your trim thanks to the weight pockets near the shoulders and last quite a while.

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  • Thanks to Beverley, her local community can continue to have direct access to Norfolk Police.

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  • Thanks to Bob for running the comp, which must be very time consuming, in his usual great style.

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  • Thanks for all your work in compiling this fascinating compendium which has shaken the cobwebs out of my media memory.

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  • Thanks goodness for that, he said showing rather conspicuous prejudice!

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  • Thanks to quick releases and a user friendly press-button system it is possible to mount the crane in less than 10 minutes.

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  • Received the harness and Ben is very pleased to be looking so dapper and sends a woof of thanks to you!

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  • Thank you to Kiley for allowing me onto the yard, another truly dedicated welcoming person, thanks again Kiley.

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  • Many thanks for the prompt delivery of the order placed for our playgroup.

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  • Operators at the plant also now have access to a comprehensive diagnostic package, which minimizes downtime thanks to targeted fault diagnostics.

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  • Regards Claire wedding party Just to express our sincere thanks to DJ who did our wedding disco at The Feathers in Ledbury, Herefordshire.

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  • Thanks to Cobweb Solutions, daily email downtime is a problem of the past.

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  • All Attends products give outstanding skin dryness, thanks to a double core with super absorbent material.

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  • What they really mean is " Oh thanks dude.

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  • Then again, I might have just missed the point about some ironic joke thanks to an overly earnest press release.

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  • Thanks to parallel processing, the human brain easily eclipses the performance of PCs.

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  • Her smile became wider and bowing thanks very effusive!

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  • When Kaye walked forward with such eloquence and made that moving vote of thanks, I thought I would burst with pride.

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  • Today, The Brady Bunch lives on in American social culture, thanks to more encores than just about any sitcom in history.

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  • Thanks to everyone who worked on it, made tea or shouted encouragement.

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  • All in all, ' The Christmas Invasion ' is hugely enjoyable thanks to David Tennant.

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  • Midsummer House on Midsummer Common is still going strong thanks to its highly enviable riverside location.

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  • An ethanol infrastructure is already in place, thanks largely to our experience with corn ethanol.

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  • Thanks also go to Emma Farrow for helping out on solo euphonium.

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  • The year 2006 proves no exception and we extend our sincere thanks to the company for their continuing support and encouragement.

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  • Many thanks for helping to stop the brainwashed religious fanatics from tearing the planet apart.

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  • Thanks again for giving us car fanatics a voice to say what we think and feel about the cars of all ages!

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  • Gerry Bates and Steve Southam happened to be the lifesavers on this occasion and supplied us with the missing pieces - thanks fellas.

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  • And is their ignorant zeal so fiery now When all [their] thanks are cold?

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  • A really filthy day, but they got the job done, and deserve our thanks.

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  • And thanks to Robin for also flagging up Polly's piece and our petition this morning.

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  • In fact, the Hunt's hounds are getting an injection of ' imperial blood ' thanks to an imported English foxhound.

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  • So go in alone (thanks M) & pay £ 141 & cycle back with 2. Sat 8th Lovely bright still frosty morn.

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  • Thanks to UN Security Council Resolution 1373, we now have specific criteria by which to measure national progress in blocking terrorist fundraising.

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  • Finally, thanks for a great season guys n gals and I'll see you on the 7th October 2006.

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  • Also, very grateful thanks are due to Andy Doran, without whose kind generosity, none of this would ever have been possible.

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  • Thanks for the questions, sorry it took me so long to reply, but that happens when you become an old git!

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  • Thanks to Edge Adaptive Noise Reduction, even fine color gradations, like skin tones, for example, are no longer a problem.

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  • Thanks to the loony left, nick griffin is where your loony attention should be directed!

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  • Thanks, Bev and Sharon, for providing the guideposts along the way.

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  • Arcadia single 150W metal halide 26/09/05 Yes Provisionally sold, thanks.

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  • Its economic prosperity was largely thanks to the good fishing and for many hundreds of years the locals have exported salt herring.

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  • Many thanks for reviewing my booklet exposing the great religious hoax on the human race.

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  • So far the couple has raised more than £ 1,000 for the Darlington-based hospice, mostly thanks to generous donations from friends and family.

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  • Thanks very much, webmaster@nmbva.co.uk Hello, I am looking to find any ex 4th hussars that served in Malaya from 1948 to 1951.

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  • I hope you guys are fairing better than me and once again thanks for helping a slightly hysterical female!

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  • Meanwhile, it was also revealed that silicone implants could one day become a thing of the past thanks to the gel.

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  • If anyone would like any more info please either email or call me ASAP Many thanks 269.

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  • James IV was rescued from the River, James IV believed his rescue was thanks to the divine intervention of the Virgin Mary.

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  • Of course, the bubble didn't take long to burst, thanks to our little mid-week jaunt to Grantham three days later.

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  • Many thanks Karen bennett Thank you so much for a fantastic service.

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  • Operation is simple thanks to the automatic recognition of connected devices, auto image set-up and auto keystone correction.

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  • Choir kneelers Thanks to everyone who volunteered to make kneelers for the choir last year.

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  • Thanks to PDAs, mobile laptops, tablet PCs and Blackberry devices, you can work from anywhere, even abroad.

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  • Thanks to Alistair's good management we have been able to accept an offer from the builder to upgrade the floor using European larch.

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  • Hounds are in excellent condition thanks to the care lavished on them by Adrian Smith at the kennels at Birdsall.

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  • Thanks in part to the two-column layout and intriguing balance between black, white and gray printing.

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  • A bicameral legislature came about thanks to gradual political reform, taking place in 1997.

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  • Thanks to ever increasing competition, the lenders are also getting lenient with time.

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  • This is obviously a fairly lively church, thanks to a population much larger than most Suffolk parishes.

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  • There's a big love-in at the end of mutual thanks from all involved, I wholeheartedly applaud their efforts also.

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  • I t is stuck in a high position thanks to a small wedge on which a pulley adjusts the mainsheet.

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  • Mice colonies also grow faster than rats thanks to their ability to reach sexual maturity quicker.

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  • Sometimes described as Olive, it is pale brown thanks to its naturally high levels of protective melanin.

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  • James gear Order Thanks to all those who helped out at gear mending on Saturday.

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  • The company had been through a difficult period in the late 1990s thanks to a major corporate merger.

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  • It was they who opened the scoring midway through the half thanks to a scrappy goal from Simon Hicks.

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  • Giantism in economics is anti-competitive and limits choice, and has already all but ruined British agriculture thanks to the retail monopolists.

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  • Crucially, thanks to the low oxygen content of the local waters, the malarial mosquito is absent, too.

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  • Thanks From Marisa, USA I use cocoa shell mulch on mine.

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  • Thanks to Guy Roberts for solving this mystery for me.

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  • Anderlecht almost nab an equalizer, thanks to Mr Harry Kewell.

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  • Nail biter I would like to express my thanks to you for helping me overcome my nail biter I would like to express my thanks to you for helping me overcome my nail biting habit.

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  • I found a super nanny very quickly, and spoke to a number of others, Thanks!

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  • Many of the above shamelessly nicked from this forum (thanks Gordon ). Click here to see the Wii in all its glory.

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  • It is also extremely nimble, stopping and starting on a dime thanks to the low-mass platter.

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  • A special thanks to Brett Wendorf who was extremely obliging, generous with his time and is an asset to your team.

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  • Overall, the Precision is also lighter, and provides better toe spring, thanks to its more cushioned blown rubber outsole.

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  • Group sales rose 8 percent to £ 5.8 billion, thanks mainly to a 13 percent rise in sales at Waitrose.

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  • Thanks to your help, Les petits pois will be able to send a clown for children in hospitals.

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  • What we have here, thanks to Mr Page, is the chance to discover a classic American guitar pop band.

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