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22. A guinea was paid to a woman whose husband was drowned by order of the vestry under London Bridge.
23. This stone is erected to the memory of John Phillips accidentally shot as a mark of affection by his brother.
24. We have been disturbed ever since the child was born three or four times a night.
25. I saw that it had been scoured with half an eye.
26. Her mistress was anxious to tell her to wash her face without offending her.
27. I would not go to the door to see a man in curl-papers.
28. He made a post-morfem examination on the day the remains were found in company with Dr. Major.
29. This necessitated his being parted from the books which he loved for a time.
30. It is not for me to give reasons for what men do to a gentleman of your learning.
31. The major believed Stanley to be dead owing to the absence of news.
32. How is it that no questions were put to the widow as to the treatment of her husband's injuries by the coroner?
33. He posted the letter received and read yesterday at the railway station,
34. A wealthy man has just died bequeathing to each officer on his death-bed the sum of £25.
35. I want you to let me say that I love you again and again.
[186.] 37. The expectations of parents are disappointed if the children do not work hard and money is wasted.
38. Our hero was the guide, philosopher, and friend of Dr. Andrew Thompson when only a lad of thirteen.
39. He had received a special report that Falmouth was dying just as he was on the point of mounting his horse.
40. My cousin called after I had gone out to hear the news.
41. We saw some beautiful pictures when we were in London to be sold.
42. The boy has worked since he was promoted to please his mother.
[187-196.] 43. They felt that under his banner only they could hope for victory.
44. She only drank milk by the advice of her doctor.
51. The man worked not to provide for the future but only for the present.
52. Attention to details is no more essential to the strength than to the beauty of the building.
53. The gods are either angry or nature is too powerful.
59. I think that you will find my German at all events as good as his.
60. This cannot often at least be done.
4. The fire, the earth, the air, and the water were called the four elements.
5. The virtues like his are not easily acquired.
[218-220.] 7. The population of London is greater than any other city in the world.
8. The vice of covetousness enters deepest into the soul of any other.
9. John is better than anybody in his class.
10. He thought the Church of England the most perfect of all others.
11. This is a volume of more interest to me than any book.
[221-229.] 13. When the baby has done feeding it [a feeding bottle) must be unscrewed and laid in a cool place, say under a tap.
14. One day we were watching him [a cat] lying on the grass with only its tail moving.
15. After thinking, it [a cat] jumped up and turned the jar over, and caught hold of it (a mouse] and eat it up.
16. The house was filled with smoke, but the fireman, with a bucket of water, succeeded in quenching it.
17. The wind blew down the wall ; it was very high.
18. On revolving the incident in his mind he resolved to scale it [a cliff].
[230-233.] 19. Brown saw Jones as he was walking in the park ; he wished to see him because he had a message for him.
20. The boys came through all right. Cousin Will took the tickets and arranged to have them taken up to the house.
21. Witness said that his wife's father came to his house, and he ordered him out but he refused to go.
22. After my poor father's death, the good gentleman took me because he was a captain in his regiment.
23. Mr. Bosworth presents his compliments to Mr. Caldecott. I have got a hat which is not his; if he has got a hat which is not yours, no doubt they are the missing ones.
24. A father who brought his boy to the police court complained that he got up and ran away before he was out of bed.
25. Mistakes cannot be rectified after they have left the shop.
26. He told his friend that if he did not feel better in half an hour he thought that he had better go home.
(236-237.] 27. The meeting was very disorderly ; they clamoured for a change of government.
28. I do not desire to bear thee company, and I have still hopes to have the pleasure of seeing you go without me.
29. The nation rejoice when its fleet is victorious.
3. The king behaved to his enemies with great magnanimity of mind.
4. Her burden was almost intolerable to be borne.
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