The doctor‘s report gave us only a glimmer of hope.On his desk, many articles and documents are always piled in great lump.The woman ransacked the house for her lost jewelry.He slashed a path through the high grass with a long knife.Out feet slumped repeatedly through the melting ice.That pop-song had a great vogue at one time.Enemy soldiers ransacked the city and carried off its treasures.Tired from his long walk, he slumped into a chair. We saw the glimmer of a distant light through the trees.He used to have a great vogue as a film actor, but no one goes to the cinema to see him now. What the Ice Age did was to eradicate the abundant mammalian life in the Northern Hemisphere.He ascribes his success to skill and hard work.The soldiers kept their heads down behind the bulwark.She looked around this way and that in a dubious manner.Selfishness was a facet of his character that we seldom saw before.For the first time he had to pay heed to his appearance, and in fact he became very well-dressed from then on.The boys huddled together under the rock to keep warm.The old man mumbled something to me, but I could not understand him.This ruined bridge is a relic of the Korean War in 1950. Automobile exhaust fumes are one of the major causes of smog.The thirsty wayfarer was glad to find a fresh spring near the road.He always speaks with his mouth full of food, it is his wont.Four people were huddled under one umbrella to avoid the sudden shower.I‘m feeling better than yesterday, but it is dubious that I can go to school tomorrow.No one knows who wrote that play, but it is usually ascribed to Cyril Tourneur. We believe that a free press and free speech are bulwarks of democracy.Take heed of what I say, or you will fail in the final examination.
The judge absolved the man of the crime.The umpire should have no bias in favor of either side.Our baseball team is contending for the championship. We deplore the terrible traffic accident in which 30 persons were killed and 50 injured.The boy fell from a tree and suffered fractures of his right arm and leg. A crowd of great magnitude attended the President’s inauguration.The pith of his speech was focused on the importance of education.I have no relish for seeing people being whipped.Trying not to be seen, they quietly sneaked into the room.The messenger brought tidings from the battlefield.Many people would be aghst at the thought of another war. We shall not cumber our thought with his reproaches.The city government decreed that all dogs must be licensed.The children were frolicking with the puppy in the backyard.There was much commercial intercourse between the two countries before World War II.In dry weather forest fires are a great menace.I was standing on the very edge of a bank, a precipice not less than fifty feet deep.The church is generally considered as a sanctuary. After a light spring rain, leaves began to sprout from trees.She trod lightly in order not to wake the sleeping baby.The soldiers still had their guns but they were out of ammunition. A doting mother alienates her husband by lavishing too much love on their child.The artist was so engrossed in his painting that he didn’t notice the people watching him.If you got a deep cut in your arm, there’s usually a gush of blood.The deep river was an insuperable barrier to those who could not swim.Her life has been full of ordeals, sickness, poverty and loss of her beloved son.He kept his tobacco in a leather pouch fastened to the belt.The brakes screeched and the car suddenly stopped with a jerk. A man who is six feet tall is above the average stature in China.The President’s enemies are spreading ill rumors to undermine his authority.The house is unsafe since the foundations were undermined by floods.