[permalink] [id link]
Page "lore" ¶ 940
from Brown Corpus
Promote Demote Fragment Fix

Some Related Sentences

When and cow
When a cowboy spoke of `` dustin' '' a cow, he meant that he throwed dust into her eyes.
When a cowhand said that a man had `` good cow sense '', he meant to pay 'im a high compliment.
When he returned, the astrologer recognised it as the shuttle of the Weaving Girl ( Vega ), and, moreover, said that at the time Zhang received the shuttle, he had seen a wandering star interpose itself between the Weaving Girl and the cow herd.
When the rishi tried to ward the cow away with Durbha grass, it fell dead.
When each cow was finished she backed out into the yard again.
When milking machines were introduced bails were set in pairs so that a cow was being milked in one paired bail while the other could be prepared for milking.
When one was finished the machine's cups are swapped to the other cow.
When the tomte of his farmstead found that the butter was missing, he was filled with rage and killed the cow resting in the barn.
When Hercules awoke and made to leave, the remaining herd made plaintive noises towards the cave, and a single cow lowed in reply.
When the farmer died, he put in his will that his property could not be constructed on until his cow died.
When Letterman jokingly said he wanted more, Wahoo sent him a ' 76 Ford Pinto with a sofa attached to the hood, a wall clock made of cow droppings, and two of the town's teenagers, brothers Jeff and Josh Price.
When Avicenna approached the prince with a knife in his hand, he asked " where is the cow so I may kill it.
" When Avicenna approached the patient pretending to slaughter him, he said, " the cow is too lean and not ready to be killed.
When interpreting Exodus 22: 18, he stated that, with the help of the devil, witches could steal milk merely by thinking of a cow.
When Teflon Billy used Detect Magic on the cow, B. A.
When the owner of the cow was charged for the beer, a baillie ruled that if the beer was drunk at the doorway it was " deoch an doras " or " stirrup cup ", to charge for which would be an insult to Scots hospitality.
When not sipping beer at Cheers, Norm satisfies his hunger at an eatery called The Hungry Heifer, whose emblem is a young cow smacking her chops.
When American President Theodore Roosevelt visited Brazil, Brazilian fishermen set up an incident in which a cow was consumed by piranhas.
When there is an outbreak of bubonic plague in the West Indies, Gottlieb believes that Arrowsmith's experience with his cow serum would prove invaluable.
When Mitchell became agriculture minister, the American border was closed to Canadian cattle due to a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy ( BSE ) found in a single Canadian cow in 2003.
When General Ne Win took over in 1962, one of his first acts was to repeal the Buddhist acts that had passed under U Nu's administration, including the ban on cow slaughtering and declaration of Buddhism as the state religion, as they had alienated largely Christian ethnic minorities such as the Kachins and the Karens, and perhaps was symbolic of a personality clash between Nu and Ne Win.
When businessman Nikolai Glushkov was appointed as a top manager of Aeroflot in 1996, he found that the airline company worked as a " cash cow to support international spying operations " according to Alex Goldfarb: 3, 000 people out of the total workforce of 14, 000 in Aeroflot were FSB, SVR, or GRU officers.
When they pass through Ussel, not far from Chavanon, they buy a cow, to replace beloved Rosette, who was sold when Barberin had his accident.
When escorting cattle across a river suspected of having piranhas, farmers will sometimes sacrifice a sick or injured cow downstream before letting the herd enter the water.

When and came
When his head came down, Curt grabbed him by the hair and catapulted him head first into the wall.
`` When I came up, damnit, I thought I was going down.
When he came back to the schoolhouse, his mind was made up.
When Beckett's name came into the discussion, the priest grew loud and told me that Beckett `` hates life ''.
When fame came it changed Sandburg only slightly.
When May came the Caravan had already crossed the Equator.
When their levies came shambling into camp, they were all elbows, hair, and beard.
When he came home from his office at the end of the afternoon, Breasted never knew what gathering he should expect to find, but there almost always was one.
When I first came across Samuel Johnson's pronouncement, `` the remedy for the ills of life is palliative rather than radical '', it seemed to me to sum up the profoundest of political and social truths.
When he came to Baltimore, he was leaving a team which was supposed to win the National League pennant, and he was joining what seemed to be a second division American League club.
When the sun came out, Stevie strode proudly into Orange Square, smiling like a landlord on industrious tenants.
When he felt the side of his head, his fingers came away covered with blood.
When his arm came up I ducked away but it caught me on the side of the neck, watering my eyes, and I backed off to cough.
When he was bent over behind the wheel of the station wagon, feeling in his trouser cuffs for the ignition key which he had dropped a moment before, she came out of the house with an enormous Rumanian shawl over her head, which she had bought in that country during one of their trips abroad, and handed him a clean handkerchief through the window.
When they came to Mr. Jack's photograph, twenty by twelve inches in a curly silver frame, Miss Ada said, `` By rights I ought to leave that, seeing he won't take my clotheshorse ''.
When radio came in, it continued the misplaced modifier in its routines as a standard device.
When the therapist came to feel on sufficiently sure ground with him to ask him, `` What is that, Bill -- hello or farewell ''??
When the chance came, they first eliminated cold cereal once a week, then gradually converted to hot fresh-ground cereal every day.
When a second quake came, they dashed back to the beach, fearing that they might be buried under landslides.
When he came to the movies -- more or less by accident -- they were still cheap entertainment capable of enthralling the unthinking for an idle few minutes.
When he snatched it up the voice that came to him was quick and urgent.
When the verdict came in against his young neighbor, Hengesbach said:
When Dr. W. A. Swim celebrated his 75th birthday at the Wilshire Country Club, guests came by chartered plane from all over the country.
`` When you came up to the majors, did you seek out Williams for advice ''??

0.554 seconds.