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The Most Useful Basic English & Simple English Sentences Part 17

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8001 It seems to me that something is wrong.
8002 Would you like to go have a drink?
8003 Is there a telephone anywhere?
8004 Are you going anywhere?
8005 That rings a bell.
8006 I had my money stolen somewhere.
8007 I think I’ve met you before.
8008 I could tell at a glance that something was wrong.
8009 Do you know a good place to have lunch?
8010 Every now and then they went shopping together.
8011 Let me hear from you now and again, will you?
8012 Sometimes I doubt your intelligence.
8013 People sometimes compare death to sleep.
8014 Please write to me from time to time.
8015 Sometimes I run out of money.
8016 From time to time, a proposal to pull down a much-loved old building to make room for a new block of flats raises a storm of angry protest.
8017 Degas was born more than 150 years ago.
8018 Not a soul was to be seen in the street.
8019 Can you come?
8020 A fierce dog attacked the girl.
8021 There’s no way I can make it up to you.
8022 This is hardly the time to start a new enterprise.
8023 To all appearances, she is healthy.
8024 To all appearances, they are a happy couple.
8025 What’s the difference?
8026 How do you go to school?
8027 I seem to have caught a cold.
8028 It looks like it’s going to be sunny.
8029 There appears to be a misunderstanding.
8030 How did the secret get out?
8031 How do you make a box?
8032 How does he gain his living?
8033 How did you get them?
8034 How can we put it into practice?
8035 How did you find my house?
8036 Can you give me the recipe?
8037 How did you make it?
8038 How do you plan to get home?
8039 How do I open the hood?
8040 I can’t remember how to go there.
8041 How do you figure out this problem?
8042 How can I get rid of him?
8043 I’m afraid I caught a cold.
8044 I’m afraid she will fail.
8045 It sounds to me as if he has something to do with the matter.
8046 I can’t figure out what he means.
8047 I seem to have a temperature.
8048 I seem to have a fever.
8049 It seems that there is something wrong with the telephone.
8050 It’s not my cup of tea.
8051 I’m sorry.
8052 I’m afraid I didn’t explain it too well.
8053 I don’t get it.
8054 I’m afraid it will rain.
8055 It seems that something is wrong with the computer.
8056 I’m just looking, thank you.
8057 I need to get there soon by any means.
8058 I can play the piano after a fashion.
8059 At last, she hit on a good idea.
8060 After all she did not come.
8061 Finally they gave in to their enemy.
8062 At last he appeared.
8063 At length, we reached the top of the mountain.
8064 Finally, my sister got engaged.
8065 Finally, my sister got married.
8066 We finally got rid of our old car.
8067 At last the rats came to the river.
8068 Eventually the salesman persuaded me to buy the expensive machine.
8069 At last a good idea struck me.
8070 Finally, she chose another kitten.
8071 Sing the song once more, please.
8072 Go ahead with your story.
8073 Please give us some examples.
8074 Please tell me the truth.
8075 Please make way for him.
8076 Please knock before you come in.
8077 Would you please tell me the way?
8078 May you live long!
8079 Let me pass, please.
8080 Please drive carefully.
8081 Please keep quiet.
8082 Please help yourself to some cake.
8083 Sit down, please, he said.
8084 Give me your opinion, please.
8085 Please do it quickly.
8086 Please feel free to call me up.
8087 Please have some cookies.
8088 Please come in one by one.
8089 Please tell me the way to the XYZ store.
8090 Open the door, please.
8091 Close the door, please.
8092 Please turn on the television.
8093 Please help yourself.
8094 Please put this into English.
8095 Please translate this sentence into Japanese.
8096 Go ahead.
8097 Please write down your name, address, and phone number here.
8098 Please take care of yourself.
8099 Make yourself comfortable.
8100 Please help yourself to the cakes.
8101 Please don’t get up.
8102 Sit down, please.
8103 Please have a seat.
8104 Please go up to the third floor.
8105 Please, tell me.
8106 Please remain seated.
8107 Go ahead!
8108 I wish you every happiness.
8109 Help yourself to the cake, please.
8110 Please take a seat.
8111 How can I get to heaven?
8112 Not knowing what to do, I asked the teacher for advice.
8113 How can I succeed in getting a date with Nancy?
8114 What made her so angry?
8115 How did you get acquainted with her?
8116 I don’t understand why she is opposed to my opinion.
8117 How did you get to know him?
8118 What makes him hated?
8119 I can’t figure out why he didn’t tell the truth.
8120 I cannot figure out why he has done that.
8121 Why are you drying your hair?
8122 Why don’t you come in?
8123 Why can Taro speak English so well?
8124 I wonder why nobody told me.
8125 Why did you run away?
8126 Why has the birthrate declined so sharply?
8127 Why not apologize and ask for his pardon?
8128 How come you aren’t taking me?
8129 Why are you holding my hands?
8130 What made you think that my favorite color was green?
8131 Why ask me? Wouldn’t it be better to do it yourself?
8132 How can I jump so high?
8133 How should I know where he is?
8134 What makes you think that I’m against that?
8135 Why don’t you ever say it?
8136 Why didn’t you get one before we left?
8137 How come you say nothing?
8138 What are you doing that for?
8139 What made you come here so early?
8140 Why are you under the desk?
8141 Why did you come home so late?
8142 How can I forget those days?
8143 I can’t recall her name.
8144 I could not remember his name for the life of me.
8145 I just can’t memorize students’ names.
8146 I want to get rid of it.
8147 At all costs, I want to live in America.
8148 I just can’t make up my mind.
8149 I do want to go to Italy.
8150 Why didn’t you say anything?
8151 Why do they call New York the Big Apple?
8152 What makes you think that way?
8153 How can you bear such a humiliation?
8154 Why do you take such a risk?
8155 How come you made such a mistake?
8156 Why does that require an apology?
8157 What makes you think so?
8158 What do you learn Spanish for?
8159 I can’t understand why James always finds fault with his wife.
8160 What led you to this conclusion?
8161 How can I quit this job?
8162 I wonder why karaoke is so popular.
8163 Not knowing what to do, he asked me for help.
8164 Why didn’t you follow my advice?
8165 Why should I apologize to you?
8166 Why can’t you take things just as they are?
8167 Why didn’t you tell us about this earlier? We’d have been able to do something about it.
8168 What has estranged him from his sister?
8169 Tell me how to beat sleeplessness.
8170 What’s the matter with you? You look pale.
8171 Please wake me up at six tomorrow morning.
8172 Turn on the light, please.
8173 Please remember to mail the letter.
8174 Please forgive me.
8175 Please correct my pronunciation.
8176 Please let me know the result by telephone.
8177 Please let me in.
8178 Turn off the light, please.
8179 Pass on, please, and do not obstruct the way.
8180 Bring me a sheet of paper, please.
8181 Help me with my homework, please.
8182 Please find me my overcoat.
8183 Smile at me, please.
8184 Please don’t mind me.
8185 Shut the door, please.
8186 Pray forgive me!
8187 Please step back.
8188 Please introduce me to her.
8189 The chili burnt my tongue.
8190 I beg of you to listen carefully.
8191 Please tell me the story once more.
8192 Please give me another chance.
8193 Would you be so kind as to open the door for me?
8194 Please come as soon as possible.
8195 Will you please put that in simpler words?
8196 What’s the matter with you? she demanded.
8197 Please remember to post this letter.
8198 Please say hello to your family.
8199 Wake up at seven, please.
8200 Please leave me alone.
8201 Please remember to wake me up at seven tomorrow morning.
8202 Do come in, please.
8203 Why does everything happen to me?
8204 What kind of places would you like to see?
8205 Show me how it works.
8206 Please explain how to get there.
8207 I don’t know what motivated me to come here.
8208 What are you implying?
8209 However that may be, I am wrong.
8210 I cannot possibly help you.
8211 How are you doing?
8212 Can I use your toilet, please?
8213 May I use the toilet?
8214 What’s happening?
8215 The toilet is upstairs.
8216 It’s my habit to read on the toilet.
8217 Is there a toilet near here?
8218 There’s no toilet paper.
8219 We have few opportunities to speak German.
8220 I am weak in German.
8221 German is not an easy language.
8222 I can’t remember how to say “Thank you” in German.
8223 I don’t understand German at all.
8224 Germany produced many scientists.
8225 Germany borders on France.
8226 Germany adjoins the Netherlands.
8227 The population of Germany is less than half that of the United States.
8228 Germany was allied with Italy in World War II.
8229 In Germany today, anti-violence rallies took place in several cities, including one near Hamburg where three Turks were killed in an arson attack on Monday.
8230 When did you come back from Germany?
8231 Don’t open the door.
8232 Would you mind closing the door?
8233 Keep the door closed.
8234 Shut the door.
8235 He painted the door blue.
8236 Please paint the door white.
8237 Don’t leave the door open.
8238 I shut the door behind me.
8239 When I opened the door, I found him asleep.
8240 Open the door.
8241 Open the door and let me in, please.
8242 Would you mind my opening the door?
8243 You must not open the door.
8244 Will you open the door?
8245 Please open the door.
8246 Will you leave the door open?
8247 We left the door open.
8248 Who left the door open?
8249 Lock the door.
8250 Can you push the door open?
8251 I knocked on the door, but nobody answered.
8252 The door must not be left open.
8253 Stop beating on the door!
8254 Would you please not leave the door open?
8255 Do you mind opening the door?
8256 The door is locked at nine o’clock.
8257 The door is locked at nine every night.
8258 The door is opened every morning.
8259 The door remained closed.
8260 The door remained closed before her.
8261 We couldn’t open the door because it was locked from within.
8262 A door must be either shut or open.
8263 The door remained closed all day.
8264 The door won’t close.
8265 The door is shut fast.
8266 The door was locked from within.
8267 The handle came away from the door when I grasped it.
8268 The girl at the door is Lucy.
8269 Unlock the door.
8270 I could hear doors slamming.
8271 The bicycle by the door is mine.
8272 I caught my finger in the door.
8273 She locked the door.
8274 Would you please lock the door?
8275 Remember to lock the door.
8276 Keep the door locked.
8277 Have you made sure the door is locked?
8278 Could you move forward so we can close the door?
8279 The doors were locked and we couldn’t get in anyhow.
8280 The door is closing.
8281 What is that building whose door is painted white?
8282 The door was locked and we couldn’t get in.
8283 As soon as the door opened, they ran away.
8284 The door opened.
8285 The door opened slowly.
8286 The door won’t open.
8287 The door is open. I’ll go and shut it.
8288 It took us half an hour to set up the tent.
8289 In the tent we talked and talked.
8290 Which do you like better, Denver or Montreal?
8291 Where can I get a telephone card?
8292 Can I turn off the TV?
8293 Please turn on the TV.
8294 May I turn on the television?
8295 Please turn off the TV.
8296 Turn off the TV.
8297 It cost me ten thousand yen to have my television set repaired.
8298 Do your homework before you watch TV.
8299 It’s fun to watch TV.
8300 Mary likes watching TV.
8301 Some people read the newspaper while watching television.
8302 Don’t watch TV.
8303 Play outside instead of watching TV.
8304 I’m just watching TV.
8305 I’ll do my homework after I watch television.
8306 Will you turn on the television?
8307 Do you mind turning on the TV?
8308 Let’s watch TV.
8309 Television can dull our creative power.
8310 Television could be an important source of culture, and its educational broadcasts are valued in many schools.
8311 Do you think television does children harm?
8312 Television is ruining family life.
8313 Enough TV, already!
8314 A television set used to be a luxury.
8315 Some people say that cartoons on television are educational in themselves.
8316 Which of the TV programs do you like best?
8317 The invention of TV caused a drastic change in our daily life.
8318 Do you mind if I turn down the TV?
8319 Turn down the television.
8320 Where’s the remote control for the TV?
8321 There is a TV remote control under the couch.
8322 Some people insist that television does more harm than good.
8323 Television enables us to know what is happening today.
8324 Thanks to television, we can enjoy watching baseball games in our rooms.
8325 I’m tired of TV.
8326 Do you want to watch the baseball game on TV?
8327 Many companies advertise their products on TV.
8328 The company is promoting a new car on TV.
8329 I have seen him on TV but not in the flesh.
8330 What about watching the night game on TV?
8331 Can I turn on the TV?
8332 I enjoy watching soccer on TV.
8333 The influence of TV on society is great.
8334 Can you imagine what life would be like without television?
8335 The TV was turned on.
8336 The TV was on all the time.
8337 The TV was so noisy that I couldn’t concentrate on my reading.
8338 Terry was very pleased with the news.
8339 You’d better put your cigarette out before Terry sees it.
8340 But his name is slightly familiar to me.
8341 But I enjoyed farm work.
8342 It’s expensive though.
8343 I think you should get more rest.
8344 But Dad won’t like it.
8345 But we don’t have anything in common at all.
8346 But it’s almost half past eleven.
8347 But what will you do if he doesn’t come?
8348 But you will write, won’t you?
8349 But I have nothing left. I am just an old stump.
8350 But of course that was a long time ago.
8351 But they are all people.
8352 But you like it!
8353 But while I am here, do you think you could replace the batteries?
8354 It has too many disadvantages.
8355 David can speak French fluently.
8356 David is very active.
8357 Debbie! Can you hear me?
8358 I will ask him about it tomorrow, then.
8359 Then let us begin.
8360 See you tonight, then. Cheers!
8361 Shall we start the meeting now?
8362 There is an advertising balloon flying above the department store.
8363 Well, see you later.
8364 Who will take care of your cat then?
8365 I’d like to pay in cash.
8366 The main point of Dennett’s book, in short, is to deny the existence of inner mental states.
8367 Have you ever read any Tennyson poems?
8368 Do you play tennis?
8369 Let’s not play tennis.
8370 Playing tennis is easy for me.
8371 It is easy to play tennis.
8372 I like to play tennis.
8373 Let’s play tennis. “Yes let’s.”
8374 I play tennis an hour a day.
8375 I don’t like such sports as tennis and golf.
8376 Dennis can be very wild sometimes.
8377 Tennis is my favorite sport.
8378 Aren’t you fond of playing tennis?
8379 Tennis is very popular among students.
8380 He gripped the tennis racket tightly.
8381 Why don’t you give tennis a try?
8382 I like playing tennis and golf.
8383 You are a good tennis player.
8384 I’d like to play tennis.
8385 Detroit is famous for its car industry.
8386 Uncle Ted took us to the zoo in order to show us the pandas.
8387 Ted waited for her for a long time.
8388 Ted is satisfied with life in college.
8389 Ted loves his wife Elizabeth.
8390 I’m sure that Ted’s cough is due to smoking.
8391 I took it for granted that you would come with us.
8392 How was your test?
8393 I’m concerned about the result of the exam.
8394 What would you like for dessert?
8395 Apples were served as the dessert.
8396 I would gladly help you, only I am too busy now.
8397 I will help you as far as I can.
8398 I will help as much as I can.
8399 I’ll do everything I can.
8400 I’ll help you if possible.
8401 You should memorize as many English words as possible.
8402 Walk as fast as possible.
8403 Running as fast as she could, she still failed to catch the bus.
8404 Come as soon as possible.
8405 I ran as quickly as I could.
8406 You should start as early as possible.
8407 Will you send someone to fix it as soon as possible?
8408 Get up as early as you can.
8409 Please come back as soon as possible.
8410 Come as soon as you can.
8411 I am looking forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.
8412 Make it as spicy as you can.
8413 Try to jump as high as possible.
8414 Study as hard as you can.
8415 I held onto the rope for as long as I could, but I finally had to let go.
8416 Please speak as clearly as possible.
8417 Express yourself as clearly as you can.
8418 I will return the book as soon as I can.
8419 Enjoy life while you may.
8420 I’d like to have a look at your stamp collection.
8421 Texas borders on Mexico.
8422 I want a map of Texas on a scale of 1 to 250000.
8423 Please lock the door when you leave.
8424 You’re being bossy, aren’t you?
8425 The tape recorder is a useful aid to teaching.
8426 Clear off the table.
8427 Clear away the table things.
8428 The calculator on the table is mine.
8429 Whose is the dictionary on the table?
8430 Lay the book on the table.
8431 There is a book on the table.
8432 Is there a cat on the table?
8433 I might have left it on the table.
8434 There is a vase on the table.
8435 There is a flower on the table.
8436 How many books are there on the table?
8437 There is a bottle of wine on the table.
8438 There is an apple on the table.
8439 There is a radio on the table.
8440 There were four pieces of cheese on the table.
8441 There are no oranges on the table.
8442 There is a glass on the table.
8443 Who is the man sitting at the other end of the table?
8444 The legs of the table are shaky.
8445 Is there a cat under the table?
8446 There is a dog under the table.
8447 Stop resting your elbows on the table.
8448 There are some oranges on the table.
8449 I spilled coffee on your tablecloth.
8450 Don’t expose the tapes to the sun.
8451 The data is often inaccurate.
8452 Mr Davis looks very tired.
8453 Did Mr Davis come to Japan to teach English?
8454 Damon showed me his stamp album.
8455 Tim settled down after he got married.
8456 Tim is the black sheep of the Jones’ family.
8457 Tim’s wife insisted on his taking her to Paris.
8458 I can’t find Tim.
8459 Debate is an academic game between the affirmative and the negative.
8460 Dave never returned to school again.
8461 I like Dave because he is very kind.
8462 Tina soon got used to Japanese food.
8463 Coffee finishes most dinners.
8464 Dinner is ready.
8465 What about having fish for dinner?
8466 Do you often have fish for dinner?
8467 Just tell Mr Tate that Helen Cartwright is here to see him.
8468 Dick forced me to agree with his plan.
8469 Dick passed the photo to me.
8470 Dick had a traffic accident.
8471 Dick talks as if he knew everything.
8472 Dick tried to solve the problem, in vain.
8473 Dick died at ten years of age.
8474 Dean can really put away the food.
8475 A teenager sometimes acts like a baby.
8476 The dealer wants to sell a car.
8477 Inhaling diesel exhaust is bad for our health.
8478 Hold on to the strap. The train will start to move soon.
8479 Don’t bite your nails.
8480 You must get rid of the habit of biting your nails.
8481 Each person was given enough food and clothing.
8482 In short, it is because the ‘plan.doc’ file I attached in the previous email was infected with a virus.
8483 It shows that English is no longer the language only of the people of England.
8484 Don’t get upset about small things. Try to think of things like a rich person who can afford not to argue.
8485 Don’t quarrel over trifles.
8486 Don’t waste your time on trifles.
8487 They are always believing a groundless rumor.
8488 The penalty for spitting is five pounds.
8489 The Tsubasa is a very fast train.
8490 Fortune has turned in my favor.
8491 I’m worn out.
8492 I’m getting tired. It’s your turn to drive.
8493 After a brief peace, war broke out again.
8494 I met your father just now.
8495 I didn’t know about that until quite recently.
8496 Finally, the discord between them came to an end.
8497 Finally she gave in to temptation and ate the whole cake.
8498 At last, she solved the problem.
8499 Finally, she succeeded.
8500 At last, her dream to be a doctor came true.

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