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Even at this short distance they were only vague shapes, setting up the machine gun on a small knoll so that it could fire above the heads of the rest of the patrol.
from Brown Corpus
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Even the first wave of homesickness had passed, although there were moments when Captain Heard pointed out on his compass the direction of Bradford that she felt a little twinge at her heart.
Even to be `` from hope and fear set free '' is at least better than to have lost the first without having got rid of the second.
Even apart from the fact that now at the age of 31 my personal life is being totally disrupted for the second time for no very compelling reason -- I cannot help looking around at the black leather jacket brigades standing idly on the street corners and in the taverns of every American city and asking myself if our society has gone mad.
Even though he would later be resurrected, he was at this moment dead indeed, the expression on his face reflecting what he had gone through on the cross.
Even in the neighborhood of the Earth, where information has been obtained both directly and indirectly, the derived flux values vary by at least four orders of magnitude.
Even though it was known that the Luftwaffe in the north was now being directed by the young and energetic General Peltz, the commander who would conduct the `` Little Blitz '' on London in 1944, a major raid on Bari at this juncture of the war was not to be considered seriously.
Even at a car's length I could sense that something was wrong, and so I followed her up to the turnaround in front of the house.
Even at that distance, with no sound but the sound of the tractor, I could tell the fierce mark of brutality on the boy.
Even so, half of a given amount of astatine will vaporize in an hour if put on a clean glass surface at room temperature.
For the specific heats at least, the limiting value itself is definitely zero, as borne out by experiments to below 10 K. Even the less detailed Einstein model shows this curious drop in specific heats.
Even the private reflections of Alcaeus, ostensibly sung at dinner parties, still retain a public function.
Even so, the unpopularity of the union weakened the King's position in the eyes of the army and of the country at large.
Even in his old age he displayed the same restless energy, and is said to have been contemplating a fresh attack on Carthage at the time of his death.
Even as late as 1912 it was normal in the West to assume that all art aims at beauty, and thus that anything that wasn't trying to be beautiful couldn't count as art.
Even amorphous materials have some short-range order at the atomic length scale due to the nature of chemical bonding.
Even so, its kill rate was only 13 % in combat in 1972, leading to a practice of ripple-firing all four at once in hopes of increasing kill probability.
Even in the last pre-crisis year, 2008, the Bulgarian economy was growing rapidly at 6. 0 %, despite significantly slowing down in the last quarter.
Even and short
Even with the Hecate material, the play is conspicuously short, and so the Folio text may derive from a prompt book that had been substantially cut for performance, or an adapter cut the text himself.
Even though the average life expectancy of Elizabethans was short, being between 26 and 39 was not considered old.
Even though the Board of Rites and Lifan Yuan performed some duties of a foreign office, they fell short of developing into a professional foreign service.
Even though it was independent from the surface for a very short duration, the Rouquayrol-Denayrouze apparatus reached worldwide celebrity after having been mentioned by Jules Verne in his adventure book Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea ; but Jules Verne wildly exaggerated its dive duration without external air supply.
Even the most optimistic predictions of the effects of a major nuclear exchange foresee the death of many millions of victims within a very short period of time.
Even in the short term when compared to short-term hypnotic medication such as zolpidem ( Ambien ), CBT-I still shows significant superiority.
Even grammatical and lexicographical texts contain many extracts or short sentences bearing on law and custom.
Even a dinghy should have a length of chain attached to the anchor-the same length as the dinghy. The warp then attaches to the short chain with awired shackle. This gives added weight and help in setting an anchor. It also stops the warp fraying on sharp rocks when the dinghy swings to and fro with the tide.
Hay, along with Roger Barlow and LeRoy Robbins, directed a short film Even As You and I ( 1937 ) featuring Hay, Barlow, and filmmaker Hy Hirsh.
Even after the WOMBLES had ceased to organise large scale demonstrations the UK media continued to use their name, as short hand for a " notorious group " of anarchists.
" Even Cortázar's short story " Casa Tomada ," about a brother and sister whose house is taken over by someone or something mysterious, for Leal is an example of the fantastic and not magical realism.
Even for n as small as 100, the probability of an open path from the top to the bottom increases sharply from very close to zero to very close to one in a short span of values of p.
Even though this technique is a non-locking one, in as much as the Object is not locked from concurrent access for the duration of a transaction, the act of recording each timestamp against the Object requires an extremely short duration lock on the Object or its proxy.
Even though the Pocket Color had a short life, there were some significant games released on the system such as Samurai Shodown, King of Fighters R-1, and Card Fighters Clash.
Even if a celebrity or public figure has the writing skills to pen a short article, they may not know how to structure and edit a several-hundred page book so that it is captivating and well-paced.
Even short names sometimes amused him: once, when Manny Mota had just lined out to a Cardinals fielder who did not even need to move his feet to make the catch, Harry proclaimed: "' Mota ' spelled backwards is ' atom ' ... and that's where he hit it, right at ' im '!
Even television broadcasts of professional golf tournaments often contain short instructional segments, delivered by commentators who are also instructors such as Peter Kostis.
Even unmade New Road had a shop purpose built in its short terrace of early Edwardian housing, closed for many years it reopened in the late 60s, trading into the seventies before closing again ( Mrs Bryson )
Even though they landed short of the intended landing target, some ships had already started steaming to the touchdown point and a helicopter was able to see them land.