Times, Sunday Times (2007)Do not trim your hedge if birds are nesting in it. The Sun (2012)She determined to make a nest right away from the farm. Beatrix Potter The Tales of Beatrix Potter (1930)Some bees and wasps reuse beetle tunnels as nest sites.
While his father’s forecasts were usually limited to what could be extrapolated from the known science of the day, Michel went considerably beyond these confining bounds of probability. This was true not only of Michel’s version of La Chasse au météore, but also of other science fiction stories he wrote and published under his father’s name. Certainly a fresh translation of the novel Jules Verne had actually written, from the French text published by the Société Jules Verne, would be preferable.
When one favours only those of his own persuasion and does not want to get into discussion of secondary sources that disagree with him, one can see he is going uphill with scholarship. This is especially so when he cannot consistently maintain his position. N T Wright gave him a fair run for his money and he dared to violate his own persuasion of referring only to those who are his intellectual debt..
Times, Sunday Times (2015)But you can defend people without gleefully inventing whole new insults. Times, Sunday Times (2014)More is invented if people are given the freedom to think and work for themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Sport was not invented to make money.
The Sun (2013)Toulon last year finished ninth, a position far short of where they stand in budget terms and one that prompted a period of introspection. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In the ninth century Viking invaders had made substantial territorial gains in northern Spain. Jonathan Wright Ambassadors: From Ancient Greece to the Nation State (2006)The club lie ninth in the table meaning a third successive Premier League season also looks secure.
Kingdom di Stanley Elkin era uno di quei romanzi che idealmente mi facevano l da tempo: collana Classics con il suo fascino innegabile, un plot pazzesco, il sodalizio Disneyland / morte che ha il suo perché. Come spesso capita quando le attese sono (magari irragionevolmente) elevate, la lettura si è rivelata una mezza delusione. Non perché la qualità manchi, visto che ironia e toni caustici sono espressi a buoni livelli, ma perché, boh, alla fine il risultato resta forse un tantino insipido, e le quattrocento e passa pagine non giustificano qualche brillante puntata nel grottesco.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)What you truly want for the family moves an important step closer. The Sun (2012)We want to put in place all the steps now to fully take advantage of open skies. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There are steps you can take to make it easier to get cover and lower your premium.