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You'll have to borrow the money from someone else.
She wanted an apology from the president.
The watch was a present from his daughter.
I'm originally from North Carolina.
Rosie Miller from Eugene, Oregon, received the award.
She married a pharmacist who comes from Boston.
Those from poor backgrounds should not have to pay.
red wine from California
imports from Japan
She collects postcards from all over the world.
the music from Offenbach's opera
He's on the 3 o'clock flight from Chicago.
Start from that tree over there and run to the house.
We're planning to drive from Los Angeles to Denver.
He's usually in his office from around 9:00 to 5:00.
She's interested in the period from the early 1940s to now.
From now on things are going to be different around here.
I lived with him from the age of twenty.
The price of gas went from $1.50 to $2 a gallon in just a couple of months.
Frank grabbed the pen from Cindy.
He took a hammer from his toolbox.
Remove the pan from the heat.
Several points were taken from the total.
Seventeen from thirty-six is nineteen.
We live a few miles from the city.
We spent the night about eight kilometers from the Uganda-Kenya border.
Her hair was still damp from her walk in the rain.
She's been suffering badly from stress.
I can tell from your eyes you're a good man.
From what I hear, Mr. Marlow is not a man to be trusted.
Tickets for the concerts cost from $25 to $50.
Evans is charged with offenses ranging from burglary to armed assault.
The company offers a range of products from haircare to footcare.
a team of experts from the Farm Bureau
We hardly recognized him when he came back from the war.
She was injured in a car crash while returning from a dance.
He works from home three days a week.
Let's watch the fireworks from the roof.
The toys are made from a very durable plastic.
The room was divided by a blanket hanging from the ceiling.
Her toe was sticking out from the hole in her shoe.
Colesville has changed from a sleepy little town to a bustling city.
Reporters were prevented from visiting the scene of the accident.
The machine is protected from the weather by a heavy cover.
His restlessness kept him from sleeping.
This recipe is different from the one I usually use.
He should know right from wrong by now.
The situation changes from hour to hour.
Conditions vary from place to place.
You can move the phone from room to room, or even into the garden.
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a large cake decorated or filled with sweet foods such as fruit, cream, and chocolate
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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