rough draft

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So you can imagine me dashing off the most correct French letters; and, if you don't believe it, I will keep the rough draft to show you when I go back.
This is it on the blue paper, and these slips, as I have explained, are the rough draft. Mr.
Holmes had picked up the pages which formed the rough draft of the will, and was looking at them with the keenest interest upon his face.
Chopper presents his respectful compliments, and will have the honour and pleasure of waiting on Captain D." The invitation and the rough draft of the answer were shown to Mrs.
Lecount ordered a cup of tea, opened her writing-case, and began the rough draft of a letter to be sent to Miss Vanstone, the elder, by the morrow's post.
For more than a week preparations were being made, rough drafts of letters to Nicholas from all the household were written and copied out, while under the supervision of the countess and the solicitude of the count, money and all things necessary for the uniform and equipment of the newly commissioned officer were collected.
A Rough Draft (From Wednesday) A computer game designer finds himself erased from the memory of everyone he knows, and learns he has been chosen for a mysterious mission to be the gatekeeper of a multidimensional portal.
Seniors will be invited to apply based on the following criteria: 3.00 cumulative grade point average, no major code of conduct violations, and submission of an application, resume, a rough draft of the intended speech, and completion of an interview with the selection committee.
According to Cordova, at the end of the training, the participants engaged themselves in a business writeshop which enabled them to prepare a rough draft of their livelihood proposals using the DOLE-prescribed template.
Students were told they had to do at least four thumbnail sketches to get their ideas down on paper before they moved on to the rough draft. I have found that understanding the difference between a thumbnail and a rough draft is tricky for my middle schoolers, but this project helped them understand a bit more clearly.
'Si DV Savellano came to me, he mentioned something and I said, 'DV, you know inquiries in aid of legislation I don't like them to be done unless you give me a rough draft of the legislation you are thinking of, otherwise let's call it oversight,'' Arroyo said.
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