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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

A little boy of four was moved to passionate grief at the sight of a dead dog taken from a pond.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
At the mention of the Merrill Horse, Poindexter's countenance took on a demoniac expression.
But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.
It was at this parliament that the famous acts against horse racing and deceitful gaming were passed.
Four years ago Hetton's horse had been first favourite, but it was ignominiously beaten.
Even if poverty were gone, the flail could still beat hard enough upon the grain and chaff of humanity.
When he plays a sonata it is as if the composition rose from the dead and stood transfigured before you.
To-day I'm more dead than alive, as we had a lesson from him yesterday that lasted four hours.
As the window dropped, Ripperda saw the wounded postilion fall on the neck of his horse.
"I call you," the policeman said, and stripping the saddle and bridle from his sweaty horse, turned him loose to graze.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR

WORD OF THE DAY

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