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Ralph set off down the hill, and I followed.
Jim opened the door and followed me down the hall.
The six o’clock news follows our show.
In the weeks that followed the situation was very tense.
The wedding will be followed by a reception.
We had soup followed by lasagna and salad.
There’s apple pie and ice cream to follow.
There followed seven months of hard negotiations.
Wild celebrations followed the announcement.
They were warned that if the rebels did not surrender, severe reprisals would follow.
She followed the success of her first book with another remarkable novel.
His eyes followed the car to the end of the driveway.
You must follow a few simple guidelines.
She refused to follow our advice.
The manufacturer’s instructions should always be followed carefully.
Follow the road down the hill into an intersection.
My father followed the Yankees for 40 years.
Have you been following the election campaign?
I couldn’t follow what Professor Hope was saying.
I’m sorry, I don’t quite follow you.
Their system is pretty easy to follow.
She decided not to follow her mother into banking.
The U.S. may follow Canada’s example by banning these products.
Other students followed her lead and boycotted classes.
They began to offer takeout food, and other restaurants followed suit.
I follow the teachings of the Buddha.
those who follow Christianity
All the murders have followed the same grisly pattern.
Up to now, ozone losses have tended to follow a two-year cycle.
Two important implications follow from this.
It does not necessarily follow that all criminals come from deprived backgrounds.
The cartoon follows the adventures of an ant named Flick.
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