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He said he was leaving for Rome the next day.
Who will be the next president?
The next flight to Newark isn't until 1:30.
I'll call you the next time I'm in town.
Who's next in line?
I'll be busy this week and next.
When I next spoke with him, he told me he had gotten married.
I knew exactly what was going to happen next.
First, peel the fruit. Next, prepare a chocolate sauce.
Over the next few weeks I tried to re-organize the office.
I'll see you next Friday.
Local elections take place next May.
I could hear the sound of laughter in the next room.
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the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...