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But what a magnificent plain is this we are entering upon: it is of immense extent.
Of course the expression of this value is modified and characterized by the nature of the thing spoken of.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
On the morning after Ramona's disappearance, words had been spoken by each which neither would ever forget.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
And for fear of being ill spoken of weep bitterly for a day, and then comfort thyself in thy sadness.
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
There are many more good dwellings on this plain than in the rural portion of Lower Italy.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
She was not accustomed to an outward and spoken expression of affection, either in herself or in others.
The word of the law shall be fulfilled without a lie, and wisdom shall be made plain in the mouth of the faithful.
Mrs. Vivian had hardly spoken when the sharp little vibration of her door-bell was heard in the hall.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
It seemed rather strange to be spoken to by a cab-horse, but Davy answered that he was feeling quite well.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL

WORDS RELATED TO PLAIN-SPOKEN

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