I went with my two children to the beach last week. It was not too crowded there. I was able to park right by the beach. We set up our umbrella and opened our chairs. The sun was extremely strong. The kids ran straight into the water. I watched them from the beach. The waves […] Read More
I could’ve run another mile. I would’ve given my friend a ride home. I should’ve listened to my father. Last Saturday my friend called and asked me to help him cut down a tree. I should’ve told him I wasn’t feeling well. He would’ve understood. He could’ve called someone else to help. I should’ve told […] Read More
Susan heard about a new opening in her company. Susan heard about a position opening up in her company. Susan heard about a job opening where she works. She read the job description. She read through the job description. She went over the job description. She thought the job sounded good. The open position appealed […] Read More
I dropped in on my friend Gregory. He was feeling pretty down. I asked him,” What is it that’s bothering you?” He said, “It’s hard to describe. I can’t seem to get anything done.” I said, “Do you think you should see someone about this?” He answered, “I’ll give it some thought.” I dropped in […] Read More
You must arrive here no later than 5 o’clock. You have to arrive here no later than 5 o’clock. You have got to arrive here no later than 5 o’clock. You must be careful what you say around children. You have to be careful what you say around children. You have got to be careful […] Read More
The action is non-stop. That movie is action from beginning to end. The action never lets up. The special effects are very well done. The special effects are out of this world. The special effects blew my mind. The movie really has something to say. The movie gives you something to think about. The movie […] Read More
Excuse me, where can I find the rice? Excuse me, can you tell me where the rice is? Excuse me, which aisle is the rice in? Excuse me, where can I find the bread? Excuse me, can you tell me where the bread is? Excuse me, which aisle is the bread in? Would you like […] Read More
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