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To a commonplace man of limited intellect, for instance, nothing is simpler than to imagine himself an original character, and to revel in that belief without the slightest misgiving.
As he rarely met Anna, he could say nothing but commonplaces to her, but he said those commonplaces as to when she was returning to Petersburg, and how fond Countess Lidia Ivanovna was of her, with an expression which suggested that he longed with his whole soul to please her and show his regard for her and even more than that.
was training, prescribing have been now it's commonplace.
Emerging from that environment, Commonplace Books sits in a brick building--an Oklahoma classic--on a quiet street corner, ready to be part of something new.
MacPhail sets out to undertake "an historical poetics of the commonplace.
Trouble is commonplace IN RELATION to Richard Hughes's article, I used to go racing many times per year but noticed around 20 years ago that racecourses started to attract 'non racing people'.
Giving the history of dramatic excerpting from its beginning in the 1590s to the end of the Restoration, Estill's important book provides the fullest account of dramatic extracting yet told, details several unknown commonplace books, miscellanies and separates (single sheets containing commonplaces), and illustrates the rich and varied literate responses there might be to early modern drama.
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A Commonplace Book of Pie features a handful of recipes for making beloved favorite pies, such as Mumbleberry, Cherry Rhubarb, Peach Ginger, and "master recipe" basics that can be adapted to one's own culinary creations, yet it's only partly a cookbook.
Each commonplace would dictate its own set of phrases, examples and conclusions .
By way of illustration, a gospel commonplace at a funeral might be that "We take death seriously because of the Generality of Christ's cross in revealing God to us" (59).