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QUIZZES

Duel Your Dual Nature With This Quiz On Geminis

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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

If the "Y" Beach lot press their advantage they may cut off the enemy troops on the toe of the Peninsula.
At the reserve bank they may borrow as a standing right and not as a favor which may be cut off.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
It occurred to him then, for the first time, that a third resource was open—he might cut the rope, and let the kite go free!
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
My thought was to keep pushing in troops from "W" Beach until the enemy had fallen back to save themselves from being cut off.
Levison's relations think he will cut up well at his death; Levison's relations are right.
I had those words in my thoughts four years ago, when I cut him down from the branch of the Patriarch.
The conflict in Tom's puzzled heart sharpened that evening into dreadful edges that cut him mercilessly whichever way he turned.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Then he cut away the knobs by which he climbed to it, until there was barely sufficient for his own tiny toes to rest on.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
He was used to finding himself suddenly cut off from the means of livelihood.
Instead of cutting new works, page by page, people cut them altogether!

WORD OF THE DAY

derring-donoun | [der-ing-doo ]SEE DEFINITION