I have only one reply for these persons; and, phrasing it as politely as I can, I say to them that they are all liars.
The phrasing was unfortunate, though its conciliatory intention was obvious.
No amount of hacking work can take away the eloquence of this phrasing.
He hung fire; he wanted me to help him by phrasing what he meant.
For Bathsheba's phrasing of life was in ...