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It was dark and cold down in the cellar.
Your name's farther down the list.
We could hear noises coming from down below.
I was walking down the street with a couple of friends.
James looked back down the driveway to see if anyone was following him.
They live somewhere down Park Avenue.
The nearest hotel is five or six miles down the main road.
I'm going down to the library – do you want me to take your books back?
I saw him down at the station this morning.
The government is determined to bring down unemployment.
House prices have come down to a more reasonable level.
Overall demand for heating energy last winter was down by about 10%.
Crime is down 15% from last year.
The storm had died down by evening.
Turn down the radio.
The opera house burned down in 1990.
It's been more than ten years since the Berlin Wall came down.
Lunch consisted of a chicken pot pie washed down with a glass of milk.
He gulped down his dinner and got up from the table.
The ancient creation stories have been handed down from generation to generation.
He's been feeling very down since his wife went away.
All these problems are getting her down.
At the end of the first half we were down three points.
The Nuggets were down by 12 at the end of the third period.
Well, that's another class over. Two down and four to go.
Right now you can buy the TV for no money down and six monthly installments of just $49.99.
I always get low grades. Why is the teacher so down on me?
We were down to our last traveler's check when we got back to the airport.
Everything had been carefully planned, right down to the last detail.
The changes will affect everyone from the CEO down to entry-level employees.
I'm going to grow my hair down to my shoulders.
She wore a long skirt that came down to her ankles.
He's always been bad-tempered. I put it down to his unhappy childhood.
Down with racism!
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