"By their improperly intelligent expression," returned Phil.
The first of these words is often improperly used for the second.
That is all-powerful, but I will not employ it unseasonably or improperly.
There is likewise a small-sized partridge, which is improperly called the quail.
I think Renée behaved most improperly this evening; that's all.
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