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  • When I entered the station, I hurried past the other people to the wicket, and asked for ( "petis") a ticket to B----.

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  • I made the potato petis and baked them instead of shallow frying them in all that oil.

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  • [110] Quod petis, id sane est invisum acidumque duobus.

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  • [3972] Magna petis Phaeton et quae non viribus istis, &c., as James and John, the sons of Zebedee, did ask they knew not what: nescis temerarie nescis; thou dost, as another Suffenus, overween thyself; thou art wise in thine own conceit, but in other more mature judgment altogether unfit to manage such a business.

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  • He has around 300 trees which yield him 800 petis throughout the season.

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  • She called us mes petis chinois because, just like the Chinese, we were unable to pronounce the letter r, but after some time she became so used to it that she began to pronounce her own name as Mme. Zimmelmann.

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  • And it all came together to a finish with a plate of petis fours.

    Truffles

  • Add 2 tins petis pois which are funny little baby peas you get at the supermarket.

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  • The priest continues, “Lily, quid petis ab Ecclesia Dei?”

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  • Li petis sxin, ke sxi diru al li, de kie si venas.

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