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LITLire Italiana
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LITLogic Integrity Test
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LITLinear Ion Trap
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Here all is literal, even to the severed arm of Wolfe, and the urn which held the ashes of Queen Dido.
She did not guess in what literal a sense he spoke.
Why -- why -- yes, I like him, of course," gasped Anne, wondering if she were telling the literal truth.
Mrs Squeers, when excited, was accustomed to use strong language, and, moreover, to make use of a plurality of epithets, some of which were of a figurative kind, as the word peacock, and furthermore the allusion to Nicholas's nose, which was not intended to be taken in its literal sense, but rather to bear a latitude of construction according to the fancy of the hearers.
Only a dozen and eight, love,' replied Miss Price, affecting to take the question in a literal sense.
But it should always be remembered that truth is quite as much a matter of general spirit and impression as of literal accuracy in details of fact.
Is red gold to the Ogilvies-- was literal as well as metaphorical.
He took the literal youth into his huge, neglected house, and trained him up as his solitary servant and --after an odd manner--his heir.
Unluckily that worthy officer having, in a literal sense, taken his fill of liquor, had been some time retired to his bolster, where he was snoring so loud that it was not easy to convey a noise in at his ears capable of drowning that which issued from his nostrils.
a full-blown affair, a kind of bouquet; it loses its literal meaning.
I don't mean to say that I ever saw Captain MacWhirr in the flesh, or had ever come in contact with his literal mind and his dauntless temperament.
But if he spoke of the delights of the atmosphere of Mr Brass's office in a literal sense, he had certainly a peculiar taste, as it was of a close and earthy kind, and, besides being frequently impregnated with strong whiffs of the second-hand wearing apparel exposed for sale in Duke's Place and Houndsditch, had a decided flavour of rats and mice, and a taint of mouldiness.