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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
It'll be beastly dull for her at The Warren, you see, poor girl; and she doesn't seem to jump at Spunyarn, though he does hang on.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Perhaps you will understand now that you ought to have asked my business ere you proposed to hang me off hand.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
These form one of the many island groups that hang like a fringe or festoon on the skirt of the continent of Asia.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO GET THE HANG OF

  • acquire
  • beat the game
  • beat the system
  • bone up
  • bury yourself in
  • comprehend
  • cram
  • excel in
  • gain mastery
  • get down cold
  • get down pat
  • get hold of
  • get the hang of
  • get the knack of
  • grasp
  • grind
  • hit the books
  • learn the ropes
  • megastudy
  • pick up
  • study
  • swamp
  • understand
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