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Time seemed to pass more quickly than before.
What time is it?
What time does the movie start?
We’re teaching them how to tell time.
Rachel won’t be busy at this time of day.
She thought about it for a long time.
She left a short time ago.
There have been improvements in the length of time patients have to wait for treatment.
She thoroughly enjoyed her time as manager.
He speaks of his time at the university as a happy one.
When the kids were young it was a particularly hard time.
in the time between the wars
Not since Roman times had a single nation been so powerful.
It was a time of tremendous political uncertainty.
Do you remember the time we drove the car to Paris?
The next time you need financial advice, come and see me.
It was the first time we’d met.
I was sitting by the window at the time.
You can get travel insurance at the time you book the flight.
She left the bar a few minutes before closing time.
It’s time we were leaving.
They said they would call us when it was time for dinner.
Isn’t it time the children went to bed?
When would be a good time to discuss it?
Now seemed the right time to make a change.
She will have less time to spend with family and friends now.
They’ll be working against time to get it finished.
All these high-profile building projects turn into a race against time.
As an artist, he was years ahead of his time.
We usually talk to four or five candidates at a time.
Deal with each question separately, one at a time.
We have no more information available at this time.
We’ll have that fixed in no time.
In your own time, start the engine and put the car into gear.
I want to be home in time for dinner.
If we leave now, we’ll be at the airport in plenty of time.
We got to the airport just in time.
In two hours’ time, we’ll be in Paris.
It’s only a matter of time before someone gets seriously hurt.
I started washing the windows, just to kill time.
We lost a lot of time when the computer system went down.
the greatest boxer of all time
We played cards to pass the time.
He could be here any second, so there’s no time to lose.
We get time and a half for working on Sundays.
Time will tell whether he made the right choice.
She’s looking forward to going to college, though she might be nervous when the time comes.
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