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The Most Useful Basic English & Simple English Sentences Part 8

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3501 We can know the past, but the future we can only feel.
3502 Don’t dwell on your past failures.
3503 Don’t worry about the past.
3504 Have you ever had any serious illness?
3505 I couldn’t run from the past.
3506 Although CFIT accounted for just over a third of crashes in the past six years, it caused 53% of the deaths.
3507 It is no use crying over spilt milk.
3508 Money circulates through the banking system.
3509 After some freight cars were derailed, services were suspended on the Chuo Line.
3510 The section chief made me work like a slave.
3511 As soon as our manager got off our backs, everything started to go off without a hitch.
3512 Do you have anything to declare?
3513 You cannot have your cake and eat it, too.
3514 Make room for the baggage.
3515 Let me help you with your baggage.
3516 How many bags do you have?
3517 Where can I get my baggage?
3518 Have you finished packing yet?
3519 I filled a vase with water.
3520 The vase burst into fragments.
3521 The vase fell to the floor and shattered.
3522 The flowers in the vase are roses.
3523 I see a rare flower in the vase.
3524 The vase was broken to pieces.
3525 The vase crashed to pieces.
3526 The roses in the garden smell sweet.
3527 It was clear that Hanako did not wish to marry Taro.
3528 Hanako likes cake very much.
3529 Bees are flying among the flowers.
3530 The bride came into the room with lowered eyes and with everyone staring at her.
3531 The bride suddenly laughed.
3532 Flowers and trees need clean air and fresh water.
3533 The petals are floating on the water.
3534 The flowers give off a very pleasant scent.
3535 Flowers soon fade when they have been cut.
3536 The flowers were dying without water.
3537 Flowers bloom.
3538 The flowers revived after the rain.
3539 The flowers are already out of bloom.
3540 Flowers attract bees.
3541 Blossoms develop from buds.
3542 Flowers are always acceptable.
3543 I’ve finished watering the flowers.
3544 I needn’t have watered the flowers. Just after I finished, it started raining.
3545 The flower will come out soon.
3546 Are you free on Tuesday?
3547 The phone number for the Thursday evening phone conference is 415-904-8873.
3548 It has been raining since Tuesday.
3549 It won’t be long before we can travel to Mars.
3550 Mars is all the more interesting for its close resemblance to our Earth.
3551 There is no sign of life on Mars.
3552 It is said that there is no life on Mars.
3553 A burnt child fears the fire.
3554 The fire started in the bathhouse.
3555 The fire was extinguished at once.
3556 The fire took 13 lives.
3557 In case of fire, ring the bell.
3558 Break this glass in case of fire.
3559 In case of fire, dial 119.
3560 In case of fire, press this button.
3561 In case of fire, you should dial 119.
3562 In case of a fire, use this emergency stairway.
3563 Please use this exit when there is a fire.
3564 In case of fire, break the glass and push the red button.
3565 The cause of the fire is not known.
3566 The cause of the fire was his cigarette butt.
3567 There is not much doubt about the cause of the fire.
3568 The cause of the fire was known.
3569 In case of fire, break this window.
3570 Half of the town burnt down in the fire.
3571 Four families were killed in the fire.
3572 Fire! Run!
3573 The volcano has become active again.
3574 The fire alarm rang.
3575 The mail train lost most of its mail in the fire.
3576 Twenty people perished in the blaze.
3577 The origin of the fire is unknown.
3578 Give me a light, would you?
3579 Don’t forget to put out the fire.
3580 Fire is very dangerous.
3581 The fire started in the kitchen.
3582 The fire had spread to the next building before the firemen came.
3583 The fire went out.
3584 The fire spread throughout the house.
3585 A fire can spread faster than you can run.
3586 Making use of fire may be regarded as man’s greatest invention.
3587 No one can deny the fact that there is no smoke without fire.
3588 There is no smoke without fire.
3589 It only adds fuel to the fire.
3590 Stay away from the fire.
3591 Please keep the fire from going out.
3592 Every rose has its thorns.
3593 The best swimmers are oftenest drowned.
3594 Kabuki is an old Japanese art.
3595 The singers sang together in order to raise money to help people with AIDS.
3596 Let us sing a song.
3597 Let’s sing and dance.
3598 Do you like singing?
3599 Please help yourself to some fruit.
3600 Fruits tend to rot quickly.
3601 I prefer apples to all the other fruits.
3602 You seem to like fruit.
3603 The fruits are dried in the sun.
3604 Fruits have seeds in them.
3605 I strolled along the streets to kill time.
3606 Read this book at your leisure.
3607 If you are free, come around to see me.
3608 What do you do in your free time?
3609 Come and see me whenever you are free.
3610 I’m free.
3611 You’ll have to attend the ceremony whether you are free or busy.
3612 Scientific discoveries don’t always make the world a better place.
3613 I am determined to be a scientist.
3614 As scientists keep insisting, there is neither good nor bad in any scientific discovery.
3615 I don’t think that technology provides us with everything we need.
3616 Science has made remarkable progress.
3617 Science is based on careful observation.
3618 I do not like science.
3619 Science rests upon observation.
3620 The aim of science is, as has often been said, to foresee, not to understand.
3621 Advances in science don’t always benefit humanity.
3622 Science does not solve all the problems of life.
3623 Science has not solved all the problems of life.
3624 If science makes progress, we’ll be able to solve such problems.
3625 Science produced the atomic bomb.
3626 My wife will be glad to see you, too.
3627 My wife often rings me up, while she travels abroad.
3628 I’m sick of listening to her complaints.
3629 There is no place like home.
3630 My tutor scolded me for my stupid behavior.
3631 The spirit of patriotism has its source in the love of the family.
3632 We tend to use more and more electric appliances in the home.
3633 The rent is due tomorrow.
3634 How much is the rent per month?
3635 Their cattle are all fat.
3636 The whole house was ill in bed.
3637 His whole family is like that. They’re like peas in a pod.
3638 The family is the basic unit of society.
3639 The family assimilated quickly into their new environment.
3640 May I take a few days off to visit my family?
3641 How is your family?
3642 Please give my best to the entire family.
3643 I’ve always wanted to go to Australia with my family.
3644 It’s great to have a family.
3645 If we pay the rent to the landlady, we won’t have any money for food; we are between the devil and the deep blue sea.
3646 More and more married couples share household chores.
3647 The furniture was dusty.
3648 All the furniture was covered with dust.
3649 Some furniture is put together with glue.
3650 The houses stand near to each other.
3651 The fronts of the houses were hung with flags.
3652 The houses looked like so many matchboxes.
3653 There are a lot of persons who try to buy a house.
3654 I mortgaged my house.
3655 We’ll borrow some money on the house.
3656 Don’t forget to turn off the gas before you leave the house.
3657 The weather was lovely when I left home.
3658 I had no sooner left the house than it began to rain hard.
3659 I had hardly left home when it began raining.
3660 It took them two years to build the house.
3661 I’ll drive you home.
3662 Shall I drive you home?
3663 Let us go home.
3664 The house was burned to the ground.
3665 The houses caught fire one after another.
3666 The house burned down completely.
3667 My backyard can hold more than ten people.
3668 I spent the holidays decorating the house.
3669 Every door in the house is locked.
3670 There wasn’t anybody in the house.
3671 My son can count up to a hundred now.
3672 A number of cars are parked in front of my house.
3673 A fence runs around the house.
3674 There is a fence about the house.
3675 There is a hut at the back of our house.
3676 Our family consists of five members.
3677 The side of the house was covered with ivy.
3678 I was almost home when the car ran out of gas.
3679 This side of the house catches the morning sun.
3680 It is our custom to take off our shoes when we enter the house.
3681 I’ll give you a call when I get home.
3682 He had been repairing the car and looked tired when I arrived home.
3683 When I got home, I found I had lost my wallet.
3684 I met a dog on my way home.
3685 I did some shopping for Christmas on my way home.
3686 Let me know when you’ll return home.
3687 I leave to go home.
3688 It wasn’t until I got home that I missed my umbrella.
3689 We spent a lot of money on furnishing our house.
3690 We had a lot of furniture.
3691 We have two television sets.
3692 He is away from home.
3693 I left my card at home.
3694 I prefer going out to staying at home.
3695 I’m just going to stay home.
3696 Houses should be built so as to admit plenty of light as well as fresh air.
3697 There was an unfortunate incident at home.
3698 I would rather go out than stay at home.
3699 We will purchase a new car next week.
3700 Feeling the house shake, I ran out into the street.
3701 Feeling the house shake, I ran outside.
3702 As soon as he felt his house shake, he rushed out into the garden.
3703 I felt the house shake.
3704 Don’t you feel the house shaking?
3705 The house was carried away by the flood.
3706 Why don’t you wear summer clothes?
3707 Did you go anywhere during the summer vacation?
3708 How was your summer vacation?
3709 The summer vacation has come to an end too soon.
3710 I worked in a post office during the summer vacation.
3711 Tourists poured into Karuizawa during the summer vacation.
3712 The summer vacation is over.
3713 How soon the summer holiday is over.
3714 I look forward to the summer vacation.
3715 Summer is gone.
3716 Summer is the season I like best.
3717 In summer it is essential to drink lots of water when we sweat.
3718 The summer is over.
3719 It is so humid in summer here.
3720 There is nothing like ice cream in the summer.
3721 My father implied our summer trip was arranged.
3722 There are more cars on the road in the summer than in the winter.
3723 Summer days can be very, very hot.
3724 I’m already accustomed to the heat of summer.
3725 Some people like summer, and others like winter.
3726 I like everything that comes with summer.
3727 We have much rain in summer but on the other hand we have little rain in winter.
3728 I often go swimming at the beach in the summer.
3729 Which do you like better, summer or winter?
3730 Summer has come.
3731 I want to go on a journey around the world if possible.
3732 Allow me to introduce Mr Kato to you.
3733 I live in Kakogawa.
3734 Prices are subject to change without notice.
3735 Prices depend on supply and demand.
3736 The price is double what it was last year.
3737 Prices seem to be going down.
3738 What is the price?
3739 Observe his facial reaction when we mention a price.
3740 Who do you think you are?
3741 Do you have any CDs?
3742 There are several flowers. One is red, another is white, and the others are yellow.
3743 Hundreds of people work in this factory.
3744 Hundreds of buffaloes moved toward the lake.
3745 I saw some monkeys climbing the tree.
3746 I haven’t seen him for years.
3747 I wonder if she will recognize me after all those years.
3748 How long have you been studying English?
3749 Some years ago, learning that one had tuberculosis amounted to hearing a sentence of death.
3750 How long are you going to stay?
3751 It snowed for many days together.
3752 How long are you going to stay here?
3753 How long will you be gone?
3754 How many days does it usually take to get there?
3755 How long will it take?
3756 He has lied to me again and again.
3757 Read it again and again.
3758 I tried again and again, but I couldn’t succeed.
3759 Many animals that lived thousands of years ago are now extinct.
3760 Thousands of people gathered there.
3761 Thousands of people were there.
3762 Thousands of people visited the city.
3763 How many staff members filed to change departments?
3764 How many people are in this room?
3765 How many children do you have?
3766 How many people do you think have an ear for music?
3767 Some brave passengers caught the pickpocket and turned him over to the police.
3768 Some boys came into the classroom.
3769 Some children brought peanut butter sandwiches, some ham, and others cheese.
3770 Where can I buy a ticket?
3771 You may sit wherever you like.
3772 It rained after it had been dry for many weeks.
3773 Many kinds of birds live in Japan.
3774 He had been walking for hours.
3775 We’ve been waiting for hours for you to show up.
3776 It rained for hours and hours.
3777 What time does it open?
3778 What time can you come?
3779 What time did she check out of the hotel?
3780 When do I get there?
3781 What time did you eat?
3782 What time does it start?
3783 What time is dinner?
3784 What time will the game start?
3785 What time shall I pick you up?
3786 When did you get up?
3787 Can you please tell me what time the train leaves?
3788 Do you know what time the shop is closed?
3789 What time did you arrive there?
3790 What time shall I come?
3791 Do you know what the time is?
3792 When are you going on summer vacation?
3793 What time do you start check-in?
3794 What time will be right for you?
3795 When is it convenient for you?
3796 When will you be back?
3797 Whatever we may undertake, diligence is important.
3798 Everything eventually gets easier with practice.
3799 Nothing is as precious as friendship.
3800 He smoked as if nothing had happened.
3801 Nothing happened.
3802 All things must have an end.
3803 Moderation in all things.
3804 Do your best in everything.
3805 Whatever may happen.
3806 I will stand by you whatever happens.
3807 Everybody was anxious to know what had happened.
3808 He felt that something was about to happen.
3809 What language is spoken in America?
3810 What do you think caused him to lose his job?
3811 Do you know why they stopped talking?
3812 Why am I shooting these guys, tell me, what have they done?
3813 Why do you think so?
3814 What did you go there for?
3815 Why didn’t you come?
3816 What are you talking about!?
3817 What did you buy?
3818 What are you reading?
3819 What was stolen?
3820 What’re you waiting for?
3821 What are you concerned about?
3822 What’s your major?
3823 What are you laughing at?
3824 What should I eat?
3825 You should make sure of the facts before you write something.
3826 What should I bring?
3827 How about telling me what you have in mind?
3828 Come on!
3829 What are you thinking about?
3830 What do you mean?
3831 What are you going to see?
3832 No matter what you do, do your best.
3833 Why are you so happy?
3834 It is up to you to decide what to do.
3835 Not knowing what to do, I called my mother for advice.
3836 Nobody could decide as to what to do.
3837 Not knowing what to do, I did nothing.
3838 I don’t have the slightest idea what to do.
3839 Tell me what to do.
3840 What do you want to do?
3841 Please telephone me when you have made up your mind what you want to do.
3842 May I help you ma’am?
3843 What would you like to drink?
3844 Not knowing what to say, I remained silent.
3845 Thank you all the same.
3846 We must put safety before anything else.
3847 Above all, be patient.
3848 Above all, be true to yourself.
3849 Above all, watch your diet.
3850 Above all, you must help each other.
3851 Are you sure you haven’t forgotten anything?
3852 That won’t change anything.
3853 You have nothing to fear.
3854 There is nothing to worry about.
3855 Nothing can force me to give it up.
3856 I could not see anything.
3857 Nothing is to be compared to its beauty.
3858 Having nothing to do, he went downtown.
3859 Having nothing to do, I watched television.
3860 You can wear my scarf as long as you don’t spill anything on it.
3861 Those who forget everything are happy.
3862 Sometimes everything goes wrong.
3863 Everything went better than I had expected.
3864 What were we talking about?
3865 What does this stand for?
3866 It is good for nothing.
3867 By what authority do you order me to do this?
3868 Never hesitate to tell the truth.
3869 What made her so sad?
3870 Why did her father go to Japan?
3871 What are you working for?
3872 What do you learn English for?
3873 What did you buy it for?
3874 For what?
3875 What for?
3876 Just tell me what you’d like me to do.
3877 What a fine day it is!
3878 What a beautiful rainbow!
3879 I don’t know how to reply to that question.
3880 How well she is singing!
3881 What a pity!
3882 I didn’t know what to say.
3883 How blue the sky is!
3884 He exclaimed, “What a dirty face you have!”
3885 What an incredible amount of work he has done!
3886 I can’t say.
3887 I have no words to express my gratitude.
3888 I sort of understand.
3889 I must save her at all costs.
3890 I tried everything to keep him alive.
3891 I hope I can manage to make both ends meet.
3892 I managed to make myself understood in English.
3893 Do something!
3894 Will you manage to repair my car?
3895 Can’t you do something to help me?
3896 Please do something about it.
3897 I beg your pardon?
3898 Not knowing what to say, she just smiled.
3899 What a waste of water!
3900 So quick!
3901 What made her do so?
3902 Why me?
3903 Ask me anything!
3904 What a good idea!
3905 You may take anything you like.
3906 Jack of all trades, and master of none.
3907 It was nothing.
3908 A jack of all trades is a master of none.
3909 I am entirely at your service.
3910 Eat whatever you like.
3911 What’s it made from?
3912 What was that?
3913 Come again?
3914 Holy cow!
3915 I didn’t hear what you said.
3916 What’s my book doing here?
3917 What an ambiguous expression!
3918 We discussed what to do.
3919 How many languages can you speak?
3920 I want something cold to drink.
3921 I want to drink something cold.
3922 He says “want” when he wants something, and “no” when he does not.
3923 Tell me what you want.
3924 What’s new?
3925 I smell something rotten.
3926 Let me know if you are in need of anything.
3927 What tempted him to propose to her?
3928 What made her do such a thing?
3929 Please give me something hot to drink.
3930 May I have something hot to drink?
3931 Do you have anything hot?
3932 I want something to read.
3933 Are you doing anything special?
3934 We must devise some means of escape.
3935 Would you like to leave a message?
3936 What is the news?
3937 Can I please have something hot to drink?
3938 I want something hot to drink.
3939 He encouraged his son to do something great.
3940 Is there anything else you would like to eat?
3941 We want something new.
3942 Give me something to eat.
3943 Can I have something to eat?
3944 Do you have anything to eat?
3945 Bring me something to eat.
3946 Please give me something to eat.
3947 I’d like something to eat.
3948 How about a bite?
3949 I want something with which to write.
3950 I need something to write with.
3951 I want something to write on.
3952 Give me something to write with.
3953 Give me something to write on.
3954 Can I help you?
3955 Do you have any questions?
3956 There appears to have been an accident.
3957 I will be able to see you tomorrow unless something unexpected turns up.
3958 I think there has been some misunderstanding here.
3959 What do you want me to do?
3960 May I say something?
3961 If you have something to say, say it now or pipe down.
3962 What’s the cause?
3963 As soon as we find out anything, we will contact him.
3964 I was conscious that something was missing.
3965 Do you have a plan?
3966 What’s worrying you?
3967 Something terrible is about to happen.
3968 I have a feeling that something dreadful is going to happen.
3969 What’s going on?
3970 No matter what happens, I will never change my mind.
3971 Come what may, I am prepared for it.
3972 I’ll stand by you whatever happens.
3973 We ought to be ready for whatever comes.
3974 He told me that whatever might happen, he was prepared for it.
3975 Come what may; I won’t change my mind.
3976 There is no predicting what may happen.
3977 There is no telling what will happen.
3978 I don’t care what happens.
3979 No matter what happens, I won’t be surprised.
3980 What is going on?
3981 I wonder what happened.
3982 Do you know what happened?
3983 How did it come about?
3984 Something may have happened to him.
3985 I feel like eating something sweet.
3986 Are there any discount tickets for me?
3987 Can you play any musical instruments?
3988 Do you hear any sound?
3989 Give me something to drink.
3990 Will you give me something to drink?
3991 May I have something to drink?
3992 I want something to drink.
3993 I’d like something to drink.
3994 Would you like to drink anything?
3995 Are you implying something?
3996 Do you have an opinion?
3997 What is the matter with you?
3998 Do you have any good news?
3999 I’ll let you know if anything comes up.
4000 Is there anything else you want me to do?

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