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The police have found a weapon.
Illegal drugs were found in the singer’s luggage.
Did you find your shoes?
We arrived to find the house in darkness.
I found her wandering the streets in a complete daze.
We hope to find the answers to some of these questions.
No explanation for this phenomenon has yet been found.
I put my hand into my pocket and found I’d left my keys at home.
He found happiness late in life with his second wife.
Doug finally found the courage to speak.
I find that children need a lot of encouragement.
The court found that the company was in breach of its contract.
He was found guilty and sentenced to three years in prison.
After three hours of deliberation, the jury found in our favor.
The court found against the plaintiff.
We have to find some extra money by Friday.
I never seem to find time to read these days.
Somehow the letter had found its way onto my boss’s desk.
For the first few months I had trouble finding my feet.
Later that evening I found myself back at Jason’s apartment.
I found myself agreeing with everything she said.
a rare flower found only in the French Alps
The lowest rates of smoking are found in people aged 60 or over.
Specialty foods can be found at your local delicatessen.
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