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watchful

watchful Sentence Examples

  • It wouldn't hurt to be watchful, though.

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  • He was carefully educated by excellent tutors under the watchful eyes of his parents.

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  • But he continued to keep a watchful eye over the Baltic, and in 1170 destroyed another pirate stronghold, farther eastward, at Dievenow on the isle of Wollin.

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  • An attempt to murder Alexander was frustrated by the watchful Maesa.

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  • Closely adjoining to this, so that the eye of the father of the whole establishment should be constantly over those who stood the most in need of his watchful care, - those who were training for the monastic life, and those who had worn themselves out in its duties, - was a fourth cloister (0), with annexed buildings, devoted to the aged and infirm members of the establishment.

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  • It was her remaining guard, Ledden, whose watchful gaze had rarely left the enemy's men outside the door.

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  • She returned to her chamber, where Lankha still worked his magic on an unconscious Toby under Ully.s watchful gaze.

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  • She returned to her chamber, where Lankha still worked his magic on an unconscious Toby under Ully.s watchful gaze.

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  • Mary Thy Mother stopped at the foot of the Cross, but poverty mounted it with Thee and clasped Thee in her embrace unto the end; and when Thou wast dying of thirst, as a watchful spouse she prepared for Thee the gall.

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  • While thus uniting under their vigorous autocratic rule the small rival principalities, the Moscow princes had to keep a watchful eye on their eastern neighbours.

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  • Rhyn paced under the watchful gaze of the convent member, itching to leave Kiki to find Katie.  Instead, he forced himself to wait.  He'd lost one brother this night.  He wanted to make sure Kiki was okay before leaving him.

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  • The police have become the ministers of a social despotism resolute in its watchful care and control of the whole community, well-meaning and paternal, although when carried to extreme length the tendency is to diminish self-reliance and independence in the individual.

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  • But the cities, watchful and suspicious, renewed the Lombard league and took up a hostile attitude.

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  • So long as we felt his loving presence and knew that he took a watchful interest in our work, fraught with so many difficulties, we could not be discouraged.

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  • Amply provided with means for acquiring information, and under the watchful care of a great.

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  • Gustavus, naturally suspicious, was much perturbed by the innovation, and warned all his border officials to be watchful and prepare for the worst.

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  • Being a very watchful bird, its cry of warning, when it flies off on the approach of danger, is probably appreciated by the crocodile.

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  • She reviewed the departing regiments; she entertained the wives and children of the Windsor soldiers who had gone to the war; she showed by frequent messages her watchful interest in the course of the campaign and in the efforts which were being made throughout the whole empire; and her Christmas gift of a box of chocolate to every soldier in South Africa was a touching proof of her sympathy and interest.

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  • The marriage of his widow Josephine to Napoleon Bonaparte in March 1796 was at first resented by Eugene and his sister Hortense; but their step-father proved to be no less kind than watchful over their interests.

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  • Amply provided with means for acquiring information, and under the watchful care of a great.

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  • He renewed old taxes and instituted new, increased the tribute of the provinces, and kept a watchful eye upon the treasury officials.

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  • From this region started an important trade route eastward by the Thyssagetae among the southern Urals, the Iyrcae on the Tobol and Irtysh to the Kirgiz steppe, where dwelt other Scyths, regarded as colonists of those in Europe: then by the Argippaei in the Altai and the Issedones in the Tarym basin, to the one-eyed Arimaspi on the borders of China, who stole their gold from the watchful griffins, and who marched with goat-footed men and Hyperboreans reaching to the sea.

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  • On the other hand, the growth of the Muscovite state with its fiscal and governmental requirements involved a watchful repartition of burdens among the population and led ultimately to a system of collective liability in which the farms were considered chiefly as the sources of taxable income.

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  • From this region started an important trade route eastward by the Thyssagetae among the southern Urals, the Iyrcae on the Tobol and Irtysh to the Kirgiz steppe, where dwelt other Scyths, regarded as colonists of those in Europe: then by the Argippaei in the Altai and the Issedones in the Tarym basin, to the one-eyed Arimaspi on the borders of China, who stole their gold from the watchful griffins, and who marched with goat-footed men and Hyperboreans reaching to the sea.

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  • Being a very watchful bird, its cry of warning, when it flies off on the approach of danger, is probably appreciated by the crocodile.

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  • She is a most affectionate and attached mother, and generally guards and trains her young with the most watchful solicitude.

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  • The French government, anticlerical as it is at home, is the watchful and strenuous protector of the missions abroad; and it is evident that not a little political influence in foreign countries is gained thereby.

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  • The distinction with which he was received on his journey, the royal honours paid to him in Venice, and the jealous interference of the English ambassador in regard to his reception by the grandduke of Tuscany, show how great was the respect in which the exiled house was held at this period by foreign Catholic powers, as well as the watchful policy of England in regard to its fortunes.

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  • need of a strong emperor, for she had during two generations to contend with a watchful and grasping rival.

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  • These commissioners had power to consolidate by closing superfluous prisons, to establish one system of discipline, and generally by watchful supervision, aided by the experience of specialists, to maintain that muchdesired uniformity which had been so long and unsuccessfully sought.

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  • Gilbert White's daily life was practically unbroken by any great changes or incidents; for nearly half a century his pastoral duties, his watchful country walks, the assiduous care of his garden, and the scrupulous posting of his calendar of observations made up the essentials of a full and delightful life, but hardly of a biography.

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  • A watchful neutrality, not venturing much beyond defensive alliances and commercial treaties with the maritime powers, was therefore Sweden's safest policy, and this the older Caps had always followed out.

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  • Liberal, courteous, a shrewd observer, loyal and watchful in the cause of Russia, he maintained the best possible relations with Lord Lansdowne and Sir Edward Grey, and became a favourite at Court and in London society.

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  • Nor was it in dealing with old lines of trade alone that Henry Tudor showed himself the watchful guardian of the interests of his subjects.

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  • Laud, now archbishop of Canterbury, was not a little solicitous about Chillingworth's reply to Knott, and at his request, as "the young man had given cause why a more watchful eye should be held over him and his writings," it was examined by the vicechancellor of Oxford and two professors of divinity, and published with their approbation in 1637, with the title The Religion of Protestants a Safe Way to Salvation.

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  • The chief cause of this failure, as well as of the failure of the colonies, on which he bestowed so much watchful care, was the narrowness and rigidity of the government regulations.

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  • It wouldn't hurt to be watchful, though.

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  • They tend to be watchful of us, Sofi said in disapproval.

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  • A few of Rhyn's Immortals were sparring on one bank under the watchful gaze of one of the death dealers.

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  • Rhyn paced under the watchful gaze of the convent member, itching to leave Kiki to find Katie.  Instead, he forced himself to wait.  He'd lost one brother this night.  He wanted to make sure Kiki was okay before leaving him.

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  • It was her remaining guard, Ledden, whose watchful gaze had rarely left the enemy's men outside the door.

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  • Police Motorcycles guided the funeral cars through the mid-day traffic as a hovering helicopter kept a watchful eye on the proceeding cavalcade.

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  • In their watchful silence, and in their rapt attention, do these denizens of the borderlands make known their approbation.

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  • The cemetery is under the watchful eye of the local authority.

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  • hovering helicopter kept a watchful eye on the proceeding cavalcade.

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  • Every female hysteric, according to Mitchell, should be placed under the watchful supervision of a (male) physician.

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  • Methods This was a randomized trial comparing grommet insertion with watchful waiting in Holland.

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  • kerbke a wide line to ensure the trailer does not clip the curb, keeping a watchful eye on both door mirrors.

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  • Some of the benefits of TURP compared with watchful waiting have been explored by the US RCT.

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  • watchful for signs of heat and smoke and contact the fire service if in doubt.

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  • watchful waiting " or RT.

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  • watchful eye out for suckers on plants.

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  • watchful care bestowed by the manager of the collieries (Mr.

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  • watchful supervision of several rather intimidating looking security guards, we were at last allowed to read the reports.

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  • watchful guidance of our professional staff.

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  • watchful presence.

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  • B ut we must be ever watchful for the alien hiding in our midst.

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  • I will be keeping a very watchful eye on the car during my commute.

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  • I could understand a little why he was so watchful of me with his gear.

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  • BPH is becoming a hot topic, and some recent papers help to shed new light on treatment choices - and especially watchful waiting.

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  • It is always watchful eye out on lake pepin in a global leader.

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  • Air France will remain extremely watchful that this is the case.

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  • We do however remain watchful of the changing political climate.

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  • The Caprese adventure begins on Piazza Umberto I, under the watchful gaze of a 17th century watchtower, with a refreshing drink.

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  • Mary Thy Mother stopped at the foot of the Cross, but poverty mounted it with Thee and clasped Thee in her embrace unto the end; and when Thou wast dying of thirst, as a watchful spouse she prepared for Thee the gall.

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  • While thus uniting under their vigorous autocratic rule the small rival principalities, the Moscow princes had to keep a watchful eye on their eastern neighbours.

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  • He was carefully educated by excellent tutors under the watchful eyes of his parents.

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  • He renewed old taxes and instituted new, increased the tribute of the provinces, and kept a watchful eye upon the treasury officials.

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  • He had the sweet and patient temper which knew how to live, unrepining and unsoured, in the midst of the most watchful persecution, public and private; and it is wonderful how rarely he used his splendid rhetoric for the purposes of invective against the spirit and policy from which he must have suffered deeply, while, it may be added, he never hid an innuendo under a metaphor or a trope.

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  • Liberal, courteous, a shrewd observer, loyal and watchful in the cause of Russia, he maintained the best possible relations with Lord Lansdowne and Sir Edward Grey, and became a favourite at Court and in London society.

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  • Laud, now archbishop of Canterbury, was not a little solicitous about Chillingworth's reply to Knott, and at his request, as "the young man had given cause why a more watchful eye should be held over him and his writings," it was examined by the vicechancellor of Oxford and two professors of divinity, and published with their approbation in 1637, with the title The Religion of Protestants a Safe Way to Salvation.

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  • She reviewed the departing regiments; she entertained the wives and children of the Windsor soldiers who had gone to the war; she showed by frequent messages her watchful interest in the course of the campaign and in the efforts which were being made throughout the whole empire; and her Christmas gift of a box of chocolate to every soldier in South Africa was a touching proof of her sympathy and interest.

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  • But he continued to keep a watchful eye over the Baltic, and in 1170 destroyed another pirate stronghold, farther eastward, at Dievenow on the isle of Wollin.

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  • Closely adjoining to this, so that the eye of the father of the whole establishment should be constantly over those who stood the most in need of his watchful care, - those who were training for the monastic life, and those who had worn themselves out in its duties, - was a fourth cloister (0), with annexed buildings, devoted to the aged and infirm members of the establishment.

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  • The French government, anticlerical as it is at home, is the watchful and strenuous protector of the missions abroad; and it is evident that not a little political influence in foreign countries is gained thereby.

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  • An attempt to murder Alexander was frustrated by the watchful Maesa.

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  • The distinction with which he was received on his journey, the royal honours paid to him in Venice, and the jealous interference of the English ambassador in regard to his reception by the grandduke of Tuscany, show how great was the respect in which the exiled house was held at this period by foreign Catholic powers, as well as the watchful policy of England in regard to its fortunes.

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  • Gustavus, naturally suspicious, was much perturbed by the innovation, and warned all his border officials to be watchful and prepare for the worst.

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  • need of a strong emperor, for she had during two generations to contend with a watchful and grasping rival.

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  • These commissioners had power to consolidate by closing superfluous prisons, to establish one system of discipline, and generally by watchful supervision, aided by the experience of specialists, to maintain that muchdesired uniformity which had been so long and unsuccessfully sought.

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  • The chief cause of this failure, as well as of the failure of the colonies, on which he bestowed so much watchful care, was the narrowness and rigidity of the government regulations.

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  • She is a most affectionate and attached mother, and generally guards and trains her young with the most watchful solicitude.

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  • A watchful neutrality, not venturing much beyond defensive alliances and commercial treaties with the maritime powers, was therefore Sweden's safest policy, and this the older Caps had always followed out.

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  • The police have become the ministers of a social despotism resolute in its watchful care and control of the whole community, well-meaning and paternal, although when carried to extreme length the tendency is to diminish self-reliance and independence in the individual.

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  • On the other hand, the growth of the Muscovite state with its fiscal and governmental requirements involved a watchful repartition of burdens among the population and led ultimately to a system of collective liability in which the farms were considered chiefly as the sources of taxable income.

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  • Nor was it in dealing with old lines of trade alone that Henry Tudor showed himself the watchful guardian of the interests of his subjects.

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  • Gilbert White's daily life was practically unbroken by any great changes or incidents; for nearly half a century his pastoral duties, his watchful country walks, the assiduous care of his garden, and the scrupulous posting of his calendar of observations made up the essentials of a full and delightful life, but hardly of a biography.

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  • The marriage of his widow Josephine to Napoleon Bonaparte in March 1796 was at first resented by Eugene and his sister Hortense; but their step-father proved to be no less kind than watchful over their interests.

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  • But the cities, watchful and suspicious, renewed the Lombard league and took up a hostile attitude.

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  • Some of the benefits of TURP compared with watchful waiting have been explored by the US RCT.

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  • Be watchful for signs of heat and smoke and contact the fire service if in doubt.

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  • Survival was the same for initial management with " watchful waiting " or RT.

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  • Lesley was keeping a watchful eye out for suckers on plants.

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  • Mr. Craig attributed great value to the watchful care bestowed by the manager of the collieries (Mr.

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  • Finally, under the watchful supervision of several rather intimidating looking security guards, we were at last allowed to read the reports.

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  • Training takes place on the safe and sheltered waters of Langstone Harbor, under the watchful guidance of our professional staff.

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  • The resulting horror is filtered through Gromit 's drolly watchful presence.

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  • B ut we must be ever watchful for the alien hiding in our midst.

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  • I will be keeping a very watchful eye on the car during my commute.

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  • I could understand a little why he was so watchful of me with his gear.

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  • BPH is becoming a hot topic, and some recent papers help to shed new light on treatment choices - and especially watchful waiting.

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  • It is always watchful eye out on lake pepin in a global leader.

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  • Air France will remain extremely watchful that this is the case.

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  • We do however remain watchful of the changing political climate.

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  • The Caprese adventure begins on Piazza Umberto I, under the watchful gaze of a 17th century watchtower, with a refreshing drink.

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  • Cats tend to be more private than dogs, so I recommend giving your kitten some space to do his duty away from watchful eyes.

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  • Someone who signs up for credit monitoring is employing an agency to keep a watchful eye on his credit report to ensure that no unauthorized activities are taking place.

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  • Credit monitoring services for Canadians may help you to keep a watchful eye on your credit file.

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  • Materials - while many materials can be used to make your own compost bin, be watchful for materials that may be a hazard.

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  • It doesn't take much other than a watchful eye to see whether your teen is headed down the wrong path.

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  • Under the watchful eye, guidance and teaching of Cesar Millan, the audience sees the changes that take place in the dogs and the people he helps.

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  • It is best not to panic, but instead, keep a watchful eye.

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  • She can still use it in the meantime, just under the watchful eye of the mother.

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  • In the Chinese culture, especially in feng shui practices, the yin yang symbol signifies the koi fish with its ever watchful eye on the world.

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  • Staying watchful at all times can help ensure that you don't experience an unfortunate accident that could leave you and other people seriously injured.

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  • Parents can be generally watchful, but not fearful.

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  • Parents should be watchful of infected children and not allow them to share toys that may be put into the mouth.

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  • Watchful waiting is usually all that is required in adolescents with curves of 20 to 30 degrees as long as there is no pain.

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  • It may help to be especially watchful for symptoms of colds, sinus infections, and upper respiratory symptoms that may lead to ear infection.

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  • The best way to learn, as with any dance, is simply to do it - preferably under the watchful eye of a skilled dance instructor and with a partner who is as enthusiastic about the dancing as you are.

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  • Local colleges and continuing education centers offer classes and courses in feng shui, so keep a watchful eye for schedule postings and advertisements.

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  • The eye of each teardrop is symbolic of the constant watchful eye of the koi.

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  • Swim times will normally take place during the facility's established free swim sessions under the watchful eyes of certified lifeguards, although adults are often encouraged to attend with children.

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  • With the electronic card reader, you no longer need to try and arrange your paper money or keep a watchful eye on Aunt Matilda.

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  • One of the most important steps for any nonprofit organization in need of grants to fund the organization's work is to keep a watchful eye on the agencies issuing grants.

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  • Instead, all it takes is adhering to a few tips and having a watchful eye.

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  • Many parents prefer the child care center because their child is always under the watchful eye of many different adults and less likely to be neglected or abused due to the highly controlled atmosphere.

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  • Keep a watchful eye on the people that you surround your children with.

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  • A watchful eye on sodium and trans fat are mentioned in their program as well.

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  • Since then, Deacon Blue have continued their trend of intensive touring, having vowed to continue despite Graeme's death, followed closely by their loyal fans and, further behind, the watchful eye of the media.

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  • The teams must complete a dinner service under the watchful eye of Ramsay.

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  • While not in the mist of the battles in the movie, The Fallen keeps a watchful eye from above, using a satellite to give enemy locations and other intel to the Autobots.

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