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He was no sooner informed of what had happened, than he cursed Blifil for a pitiful malicious rascal; and then immediately stripping off his coat he applied himself to climbing the tree to which the bird escaped.
Boys who stop studying and turn their backs upon books and schools and teachers in order to give all their time to nonsense and pleasure, sooner or later come to grief.
For not only I knew no word of the Gaelic; but what with the long suspense of the waiting, and the scurry and strain of our two spirts of fighting, and more than all, the horror I had of some of my own share in it, the thing was no sooner over than I was glad to stagger to a seat.
No sooner had he finished than the Princess asked him whether he could find the way to that palace.
The sooner AD cars are on the roads, the sooner lives will start being saved.
A M Best has announced that it has affirmed the rating of Sooner Insurance.
9 September 2013 a[euro]" US oilfield services firm Oil States International Inc (NYSE:OIS) has announced the divestment of domestic oil country tubular goods (OCTG) distributor Sooner Inc and its units to Marubeni-Itochu Tubulars America Inc for USD600m (EUR455.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 9, 2013-Oil States sells Sooner to Marubeni-Itochu(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Summary: Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho could be on his way back to England sooner rather than later.
com)-- John Miller and Sooner Copy Machines proudly give back to the community.
And now the courageous crossbreed, called Sooner, has been nominated for a national award in recognition of her bravery.
5 : by choice : willingly <I would sooner walk than ride.