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Example sentences for "bout"
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mus' be somep'm might lamiDAL 'bout 'at statue!
miles, I guess," said the boy, looking blue.
But I reckon he was
worried 'bout his ma dat he couldn't think of eve'thing.
not move a foot till 'way late 'bout two o'clock.
studyin' 'bout dat waw an' all you tole him.
Like the needy knife-grinder, whose breeches were so woefully torn during his drinking
inn bearing the same name: "Story?
It was alleged to
discovered in Kennington Lane, where the palace of the monarch was said to be situated, and the fatal drinking
Jeb Case's Willie 'bout it; an' bragged on it, by gum.
Jeb Case; "I hearn them devils go by
Last year, when Oluski war here, your son war always prowlin' 'bout
Injun encampment, and down in the grove war thar gurl used to be.
Miss Lou Diker is making her a dress, and she telephoned she'd be by
try it on 'bout four o'clock.
On this occasion I had, as was my habit, gone alone to the settlement to pass an
settling down to a
work with Zeula.
It was risky, I knew, as
left rather an opening for a thrust through the arm; but I had to do something, as this prolonged
was beginning to
I tell you what it is, lads, 'bout that time I thought the Avenger was a goner, for Britishers in American waters are mighty apt to
into their minds.
He's makin' a lot of wild talk 'bout
he'll do to us folks when the Britishers come up the river.
To go to
business every day like clock work, and he 'bout seventy-seven years old.
with physics and chemistry he took his two coaches in literature and history into the Curry County
region of southwestern Oregon.
Incidentally, they knew that he lay wounded
Mafeking; that he pulled through a
with yellow fever in Guayaquil; and that he stood trial for brutality on the high seas in New York City.
She's never had a chance to nurse--never a child of her own to
wouldn't make 'ee tell un nothin' 'bout their landin'?
Dat's whar it tell 'bout David and Sol'mon and all em--dey
a heap ob wives.
It had cost as
as she 'cud reckon, 'bout two thousan' dollars.
I tell you 'tis 'bout time
came to an end.
It's 'bout time
did," Tourtel growled.
Now dat job settled, I tink we
go 'bout again.
I guess 'bout
after to-morrow you'll do to see company.
She runs around mighty irresponsible, and she'll stand a prairie-dog 'bout
often as she'll stand a bird.
them into a
of tall stories, and told the tallest himself.
Dess keep dish yeh road fo' 'bout
strak 'pon the broad, main road.
Them's mostly Pennsylvania men
you, an' they don't know a thing 'bout that thar region.
them, he said, led by a big dark fellow, his face covered with black beard.
no bother 'bout the coorse.
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