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I’ll throw the ball and you try to catch it.
Some kids were throwing stones at the windows.
Each child throws a ball to their partner.
Can you throw me that rope?
She was thrown from her horse when it jumped sideways.
Many protesters have been thrown in jail without trial.
Marco threw an angry glance at her.
He threw a switch and the lights came on.
Exams always threw her into a panic.
A single computer problem can throw the whole office into chaos.
Reporters were throwing personal questions at her.
They stood in the street throwing insults at each other.
If a teacher does anything wrong, they throw the book at him.
Providing better education is not simply a matter of throwing money at it.
The boss came in, yelling and generally throwing his weight around.
It was embarrassing the way she was throwing herself at him.
After my girlfriend left me, I threw myself into my work.
This is a time for cool heads and calm consideration. We should not react with a childish tantrum and throw our toys out of the pram.