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I can't come now. I'm just putting the kids to bed.
We're just now beginning to understand how much work this project will be.
Just then a knock at the door interrupted our conversation.
Mark was just about to leave when someone called him.
I was just going to ask you the same question.
Just when you think it's all over, something else happens.
Mom just left to go to the grocery store.
Andy had just arrived in Australia the day before.
Susan was just telling me about your new job.
I've only just started, so I can't tell you anything yet.
The four girls just managed to squeeze into the back of Rick's car.
We should just get there on time if we hurry.
He did pass his finals, but only just.
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