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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.
She was not accustomed to an outward and spoken expression of affection, either in herself or in others.
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
The patch of soft green that I knew for the cottonwoods Rutter had spoken of drew my roving gaze whether I would or no.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
His silence had frightened her: what if he should resent on her the cruel words spoken by Dr. Ashton?
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Once he had galloped up to the open door, looked in, spoken in a friendly way to her, and ridden on.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The result of this stock-taking shows that eleven volumes were unaccounted-for, a list of which is appended.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)

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