unsophisticated


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'Jupiter!' exclaimed Mr Folair, 'what an unsophisticated shepherd you are, Johnson!
And it was then, while finishing his watch, with the chilly gusts of wind sweeping at him out of the darkness where the short sea of the soundings growled spitefully all round the ship, that it occurred to his unsophisticated mind that perhaps things are not what they are confidently expected to be; that it was possible that Captain Anthony was not a happy man .
This, however, would be a mistake, produced by attempting to give to words a precision which they do not possess when used by unsophisticated people.
Those curious and admiring eyes which had been turned again on Heyward, were finally directed to the weather-beaten form of the scout, who immediately became the principal object of attention to the simple and unsophisticated beings by whom he was surrounded.
I mention this circumstance, because, as if the cows and calves had been purposely locked up in this innermost fold; and as if the wide extent of the herd had hitherto prevented them from learning the precise cause of its stopping; or, possibly, being so young, unsophisticated, and every way innocent and inexperienced; however it may have been, these smaller whales --now and then visiting our becalmed boat from the margin of the lake --evinced a wondrous fearlessness and confidence, or else a still becharmed panic which it was impossible not to marvel at.
"They don't waste anything here," said the guide, and then he laughed and added a witticism, which he was pleased that his unsophisticated friends should take to be his own: "They use everything about the hog except the squeal." In front of Brown's General Office building there grows a tiny plot of grass, and this, you may learn, is the only bit of green thing in Packingtown; likewise this jest about the hog and his squeal, the stock in trade of all the guides, is the one gleam of humor that you will find there.
"Miss Eyre, you are not so unsophisticated as Adele: she demands a
Everyone knows that modern pop and R&B is music for unsophisticated people.
He has derided his former Oasis bandmate's more recent offerings as "unsophisticated music for unsophisticated people made by an unsophisticated man" and "a load of bile angry nonsense".
He preyed on inexperienced and unsophisticated investors, according to the OAG.
We find evidence that the presence of unsophisticated consumers is one of the central frictions enabling misconduct.
The 21-year-old claimed the robbery had been an "unsophisticated attempt to get arrested" at a time when his physical and mental health was deteriorating.