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I know there's a problem, but I haven't got time to worry about that now.
No, I'm not in love with Ken. Where did you get that idea?
It was a secret – that's why they never talked about it.
Why don't you ask Carmen? That's who I'd choose.
The engine's started making that noise again.
Why don't you invite that nice Mr Clifford?
The children used to love those old Charlie Chaplin films.
Wasn't that the boss's wife you were talking to just now?
That's Jerry's car, over there.
This is my towel and that's yours.
I need these books, but you can borrow any of those.
Where did that stain on the carpet come from?
Do you know who that woman in the blue dress is?
We haven't met the people that live next door.
Think of all the things that have happened to us since we moved here.
We have built a structure that should last for hundreds of years.
I want a car that's reliable.
It was so cold that the sea froze in some places.
In the morning he had such a headache that he could not even drink his coffee.
There's no need to rush around – it isn't that urgent.
I know some people left before the end, but was it really that bad?
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dirty and sometimes untidy or smelling bad
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