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Injured refugees were treated by a Red Cross doctor.
Hull House was founded by Jane Addams in 1889.
Children are fascinated by the idea of magic.
The fabric had been faded by the sun.
a rebellion by separatist guerrilla forces
Reading is taught by traditional methods here.
The palace balcony is shielded by bulletproof glass.
Every bit of lace is made by hand (=not using a machine).
By using the Internet you can do your shopping from home.
They exchanged New Year’s greetings by e-mail.
We’ll send you the tickets by mail.
Staff members generally address each other by their first name.
The U.N. refugee agency is known by its initials UNHCR.
As time went by, people’s attitudes changed.
The days seem to fly by.
I find that Friday afternoons just drag by (=go very slowly).
Casinos are forbidden by law to contribute to political campaigns.
In the police force we have to do everything by the rulebook.
It’s no use trying to judge 18th-century morality by modern standards.
Her performance was amazing by any standard.
Why don’t you stop by on your way home from work?
Peggy dropped by the office this afternoon.
The child had wandered off by herself into the woods.
Her story by itself is not enough to convict him.
It was miserable spending Christmas all by myself.
He couldn’t have planned the whole thing by himself.
As she watched, the chairs seemed to slide across the kitchen floor by themselves.
You can’t carry that big table all by yourself.
By and large I think the emphasis should be on recruiting the right people.
I said we’d be there and, by God, we’ll be there.
In the desert we traveled by night to avoid the blistering heat.
By the way, Jeff called this afternoon and he wants you to call him back.
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