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The children couldn't sleep, they were so excited.
The road surface became so hot that it melted.
Everything's changed so much I can scarcely recognize the place.
His comments on the book were so childish as to be not worth considering.
You're in love with Rita, aren't you? I thought so.
'You're not really going to resign?' 'No, I don't suppose so.'
If you wanted to leave early, you should have said so.
I'm a quick learner. Or so they tell me.
Does the President intend to go to Moscow? And if so, when?
'Is Sybil the outdoor type?' 'Oh yes, very much so.'
Heidi is planning to come, and so is Sylvia.
My parents send their love, and so does Rachel.
'I'd like to know what's happening out there.' 'So would I.'
If I learned how to drive a car, so can you.
She thought there might have been an accident, so she called the police.
He was born in France, so he also has a French passport.
A tree had fallen across the road, so they had to turn round and go back.
The window was covered so that it was not possible to see inside.
He lowered his voice so no one would hear.
I'll get a map so that we can plan where we're going.
In Tehran the wives of foreign diplomats wore headscarves so as not to offend the Iranians.
The Athletics Federation has introduced stricter regulations so as to prevent cheating.
They have a right to their own culture, their own religion, their own language, and so on.
Employees were always complaining about their wages, their working conditions, and so forth.
happy, excited, and full of energy
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