- Middle English, from Old English thæs, variant of thās, pl. of thes, this, this; see to- in Indo-European roots. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“D Wow..these appe sure look so delicious wt beautiful pores indicating hw flavorful these are!”
“I'm still learning to snap and send and recommend these shot-staggered panes when how suddenly strange it seems not to know how at all to reach you with even one of these wide fish bellies bumping up against the screen.”
“Also, I go by other meadows where other shepherds feed one month with another; but these _these_ are all _mine_.”
“Christianity required no change in these outward things, for it was not in _these_ that the depth and reality of the kingdom of”
“President, regarding these appointments; but the verdict of army and people was that _these first_ selections were made with as much judgment and impartiality as the untried state of the army permitted.”
“In connection with these demonstrative adjective pronouns remember that _this_ and _these_ refer to what is near at hand, _that_ and _those_ to what is more distant; as, _this book_ (near me), _that book_ (over there), _these_ boys (near), _those_ boys (at a distance).”
“The proof of the accuracy of these views will still be found in the circumstance, that if, while the person is reading, this act of the reiteration of some one or more of the ideas be in any way forced upon him, _these_ ideas thus reiterated will afterwards be remembered, although all the others are lost.”
“These vile, bejeweled, befeathered women, these loathsome, swinish men -- _these_ are the people who have money to spend.”
“And these, and she stooped to pick a couple of yellow blossoms, that were growing in the sand at her feet, these are immortelles.”
“With these, said she, these wandring ships destroy:”
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See comments on pipsiculture and homosexuality, which have nothing to do with each other except that I read comments on them at around the same time on the same day.
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Very basic words for ESL students.
Listening to this as an audio book for the second time. Tim O'Brien uses simple words and phrases to great effect. Very few unfamilar and big words . The writing style reminds me of words from Joh...
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