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    Would you check 25 sentences with "half"?

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me your opinion concerning the following sentences?

    1.I don’t know how the other half lives.
    2.I was half sorry he hadn’t taken the bright blue suit.
    3.I half hoped that everything would turn out well in the well.
    4.We covered a good half of the distance on foot.
    5.You can fold the table-napkins either in quarters or in halves.
    6.I never do things by halves.
    7.It turn out that he is too clever by half.
    8.She is my better half.
    9.One can see with half an eye that …
    10.Half a loaf is better than no bread.
    11.I was half-dead with fear.
    12.He lay half awake.
    13.It’s not half bad. (It’s fairly good.)
    14.She spend her half of the money.
    15.I meet her halfway. ( I compromise with her)
    16.We have to cut the cost in half.
    17.We have to try out something new: to farm on halves.
    18.The better half of the fortune is in my hands.
    19.I entered school in the winter half.
    20.I had to stay at school three halves.
    21.Half a fool half a knave.
    22.I have half a mind to go there.
    23.I have to cry halves of the fortune.
    24.I got half a stretch for a legal offense.
    25.I don’t half like it.

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V.
    Last edited by vil; 07-Jun-2009 at 09:03.

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    #2

    Re: Would you check 25 sentences with "half"?

    "The sun casts beams the lowest brush."

    V.


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    Re: Would you check 25 sentences with "half"?

    She is my better halves half.

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    24.I got half a stretch for a legal offense.
    Behind bar for 6 months?
    I did not know this one.

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