Public bathes in Kagoshima city open at six in the morning..
Because of the typhoon, street lights went out.
There is Terukuni Shurine down the road.
Are you sure the Japanese are hardworking people?.
Women in Kagoshima look young for their age. .
I wish Sakurajima volcano keep quiet for a few days.
The Satuma clan remained strong .
A rumor does not always prove to be true.
Jane makes her own clothes.
When did you learn German?
We discussed the population problem.
He took off his hat.
He took his hat off. / He took it off.
Will you look after my dog tomorrow?
Will you look after it tomorrow?
Sandra offered me her seat in the train.
I bought Jimmy a personal computer.
We asked him several questions.
The smell of cooking makes me hungry.
My friends called me Pete.
I asked him to go to my room for my glasses.
I saw the train come into the station.
Mr. Wilson made us repeat the sentence several times.
Did your uncle let you drive his car?
I had him take my picture.
I saw a young boy crossing the street by himself.
He heard his name called.
May I use your telephone?
If you ask him again, he may change his mind.
Since he has changed very much, you may well not recognize him.
You may well complain about the noise of traffic.
You may as well do it now, since you must do it anyway.
You might as well do it now, since you must do it anyway.
I like the seaside because I can swim.
Can it be true?
It can be true.
It cannot be true.
You can go to the party if you promise to be home by 11 o'clock.
You cannot be too careful of yourself.
You must take more exercise or you'll put on weight.
He must be at home. I see his car in his garage.
You ought to leave now if you want to be in time.
Since he started early, he ought to be there by now.
I thought that he would catch the train.
My mother would (often) say, "Bad news travels fast.'
She would not change it, even though she knew it was wrong.
I would like to have your e-mail address.
Would you carry this suitcase for me?
I would rather stay at home than go for a walk.
You should hold your knife in your right hand.
I should have gone to the doctor earlier.
If you leave now, you should get there by six o'clock.
Why should you think I did it?
It is natural that she should know nothing about it.
He suggested that I should go on a diet.
He suggested that I go on a diet.
My hometown used to be quiet.
I used to cycle to school.
Boopy is lying on his back.
The girl was bitten by a dog.
I have eaten the peanut butter sandwiches.
You have to drive on the right.
You don't have to come unless you want to.
You had better do as the doctor says.
What do you like best about her?
Jim doesn't believe in Santa Claus.
Don't cross the road yet.
I did tell you about it.
Do come to see us.
Women live longer than men do.
Never did I see such a beauty.
To tell lies is wrong.
I want to follow your advice.
His wish is for his son to marry Jane.
I am looking for an American to teach me English.
There was nothing to eat.
He has a lot of friends to play with.
She went to town to do some shopping.
He grew up to be a football player.
You are old enough to travel by yourself.
You are too young to travel by yourself.
I am very happy to see you.
He must be careless to say so.
This is said to have been the best dictionary.
This is said to be the best dictionary.
The concert is to take place on Sunday.
You are not to smoke here.
The car key was not to be found.
The boy was never to see his family again.
Here is a novel for you to read.
I stepped aside for an ambulance to pass.
He took pictures of flying birds.
He took pictures of birds flying in the sky.
You cannot use this word in spoken English.
The language spoken in America is English.
I heard Jim calling my name.
I heard my name called.
I had the kennel painted.
I had my bike stolen.
I had my work finished.
Arriving at the station, he found his train gone.
Hearing him speak English, you may take him for an American.
Living in the country, I have few visitors.
Running as fast as she could, she still failed to catch the bus.
The dog followed its master, wagging its tail.
My train started at seven, arriving in New York at ten.
Being open, the window let in some cool air.
The window being open, the room was cool.
Having heard the story before, she didn't want to hear it again.
Written in plain English, this book is good for you.
Being honest at all times is not always easy.
His hobby is collecting stamps.
I don't like being disturbed.
You can tell a person by looking at his friends.
I don't like your coming late every time.
I don't like you coming late every time.
I remember my mother's teaching me the alphabet.
I remember my mother teaching me the alphabet.
It is no use talking to him. He never listens.
It is no good talking to him. He never listens.
There is no denying that the soldier is guilty.
It goes without saying that health is more important than wealth.
Would you mind opening the window?
Would you mind my opening the window?
He looked so funny that I couldn't help laughing.
I don't feel like going to the movies. Let's take a wall instead.
Children need loving.
Mother had difficulty making ends meet.
Mother had trouble making ends meet.
Mother had a hard time making ends meet.
I spent the whole morning cleaning my room.
We are looking forward to seeing you again.
I think this film is worth seeing twice.
He is used to doing his own cooking.
She is a teacher at a women's college.
She teaches computer science at a women's college.
According to the Bible, God made the world in six days.
It was so hot that I slept with all the windows open.
Tom was walking slowly with his head down.
He came along with his dog following him.
The old man sat in the chair with his eyes closed.
She came downstairs with a letter in her hand.
That you don't believe me is a great pity.
The trouble is that I am short of money these days.
I found that I could not study well with the radio on.
No one can deny the fact that there is no smoke without fire.
I don't know whether she likes my idea or not.
Go and see if Mr. Wilson is at home.
Do you know who invented the microscope?
Tell me what you mean.
I know which of the two girls you like better.
I wonder when the Civil War started.
A map helps us to know where we are.
He asked me why I was laughing.
I don't know how much this motorcycle is.
What you do is more important than what you say.
Jim is not what he was.
A man is not always what he seems.
It is not what a man has but what he is that is really important.
Whoever travels will find that there's no place like home.
Whatever you said to him made him feel better.
The girl who lives next door is very pretty.
A woman whose husband is dead is called a widow.
The man whom she is going to marry is an astronaut.
The river which flows through London is called the Thames.
There are many words whose meanings I don't know.
Man has some gifts which no animal has.
This is the cutest baby that I have ever seen.
Parrots are the only animals that can imitate human speech.
I know the man with whom you came in.
I know the man you came in with.
That is the same bag as I have.
Read such books as can be easily understood.
He was selected for the All-stars, as was expected.
There is no person but has some weak points.
He has three sons, who work in the same office.
He wrote her a long letter, which he didn't mail.
Grammar, which I hate, is good for me.
He arrived late, which made us angry.
There are times when everyone needs to be alone.
He was staying in Paris in 1939, when the Second World War broke out.
The restaurant where we had dinner yesterday isn't very good.
I went to Rome, where I stayed a week.
Tell me the reason why you don't look well.
This is the way the accident happened.
This is how the accident happened.
I learned Spanish when I was in college.
The telephone rang just as I was leaving.
Mother told me stories as we walked along.
She got a job soon after she left college.
We had better eat the fruit before it goes bad.
It began to rain while I was waiting at the bus stop.
I've been learning English since I was seven.
It has been two years since I saw you last.
She waved her hand till the train was out of sight.
We walked in the rain, until we came to a small village.
You do not learn the value of health until you lose it.
I don't wake very easily once I go to sleep.
By the time this letter reaches you, I will have left Japan.
She gets very angry every time she fails to get her way.
As soon as I sat down, the telephone rang.
Phone me the moment you hear any news.
Stay where you are.
Put back the book where you found it.
Her cell phone accompanies her, wherever she goes.
As she is new, she may need your help.
Since you are against it, we have to change the reform plan.
No cars are admitted because this is a place of natural beauty.
You must not despise people because they are poor.
It is not fair to disagree with him just because you don't like him.
Now that Mom's got the flu, I'd better stay a little longer.
Man differs from other animals in that he can think and speak.
I killed Caesar. Not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome more.
Bring the painting closer so that I can see it better.
I was wearing a leather jacket lest I should catch a cold.
I didn't tell her the truth for fear she would become uneasy.
Take your umbrella with you in case it rains.
I went home in order to change my clothes.
I left early so as not to be late again.
We walked softly for fear of waking the dog.
He started walking to work with a view to cutting down on expenses.
Americans speak so fast that I can hardly understand them.
The problem is not so difficult that you can't solve it.
I'm not so foolish as to color my hair.
I'm not such a fool as to color my hair.
This news story is short enough for us to read in a lesson.
This news story is too long for us to read in a lesson.
To my embarrassment my baby began to cry.
A boy of seventeen is often as tall as his father.
My father is not as old as he looks.
My father is not so old as he looks.
Read as many books as you can.
Read as many books as possible.
He is not so much a teacher as a scholar.
China is twenty times as large as Japan.
The population of Tokyo is larger than that of New York.
This tool is less useful than you think it is.
Sophia is the brighter of the two sisters.
Your idea is no nearer to the truth than his.
Jane is no less beautiful than her mother.
I don't read English, much less write it.
A whale is no more a fish than a horse is (a fish).
I feel happiest when I'm listening to Mozart.
The wisest person sometimes makes mistakes.
Jim is the tallest boy in the class.
No other boy in the class is as tall as Jim.
Jim is taller than any other boy in the class.
Life is the most important of all things.
Nothing is more important than life.
Nothing is so important as life.
Her food allergies got better as she grew older.
The more I studied mathematics, the more difficult I found it.
The pitcher has to keep cool if he wants to win the game.
If it rains tomorrow, we'll stay at home.
If I were not very busy, I could watch the program.
What would you do, if a big earthquake occurred?
I wish my little brother were alive now.
If only my little brother were alive now.
It is time you went to bed.
If I had not been very busy, I could have watched the program.
I wish my little brother had been alive then.
If only my little brother had been alive then.
He suggested that we change the subject.
He suggested that we should change the subject.
It is necessary that everything be checked over again.
It is necessary that everything should be checkedover again.
If she had not broken her leg, she would be swimming now.
If it were not for software, a computer would be a mere box.
If it had not been for the doctor, she might have died.
But for oil, modern industries wouldn't have developed.
Without oil, modern industries wouldn't have developed.
If I ,were to die tomorrow, what would become of my family?
If he should hear of your marriage, he would be shocked.
Were I in your place, I might give up trying.
Had I known French, I could have studied in France.
I'm too busy this week. Otherwise I'd like to come to your party.
With a little more care, he could have prevented the accident.
A true friend would not have hesitated to help you.
She always walked unless she was in a hurry.
Suppose she doesn't come, what will you do?
Any dress will do, provided it,is black.
Given that she loves children, teaching seems the rightjob for her.
Though he is young, he supports his family.
I'll call on you this evening, though 1 can stay only a few minutes.
A person can be lonely if he or she is loved by many people.
I like the job even if it's badly paid.
I like the job even though it's badly paid.
While I understand your point, I can't agree with you.
I'm going ahead with the idea, whether you like it or not.
Some people fear computers, when they can make life easier.
Tired as he was, he walked all the way instead of taking a taxi.
Whoever calls, tell them I'm out.
Whatever happens, don't panic.
We're going to be late, whichever way we go.
He goes to the movies whenever he gets the chance.
I'll never forget you, wherever I am.
The novel is not good for children, however interesting it is.
The result is the same, however you do it.
He would like to do things as other people do.
You seem to feel the way I do.
He talks as if he knew everything.
The leaves are turning brown like they do every year.
You look like you have a bad cold.
As far as work is concerned, I'm satisfied.
I'll never talk to him as long as I live.
Any kind of drink will do so long as it is cold.
While he is very good at science, his little brother is hopeless.
Stanley was a big man, whereas his wife was small and thin.
It is natural for a boy of his age to be interested in girls.
It was careless of you to leave the door unlocked.
It is a pity that you missed the beginning of the concert.
It doesn't matter whether you win or lose.
It is strange how little people know about themselves.
You will find it difficult to play the guitar.
I thought it impossible that the Giants would win the pennant.
On TV I saw Jimmy Carter, a former president of the United States.
Her dream of becoming a gospel singer came true.
The fact that smoking can cause cancer was little known to young people.
Some flowers are red and others are white.
On one hand living in the country is peaceful; on the other hand, it's a bit boring.
It is true he said that, but he didn't mean it.
To be sure he's young, but he's a hard worker.
You may think the new system is silly, but it works.
A porter is a person who carries your suitcases and shows you to your room.
No one can live by or for himself.
He is not my son but my nephew.
She not only reads poems but writes them too.
Happiness depends not so much on circumstances as on your way of looking at life.
He was welcomed both by the government and by business leaders.
That passenger is either drunk or mad.
He neither drinks nor smokes.
She has experience as well as knowledge.,
I choose yellow rather than blue for the walls
A few minutes' walk brought us to the park.
This picture reminds me of my childhood.
The news made her happy.
A heavy snow caused the train to be delayed.
The rearview mirror enables the driver to see what is behind him.
His pride would not allow him to admit it.
Bad weather prevented us (from) reaching the summit.
This will stop the talks (from) making further progress.
What caused the accident?
What made you give up?
Not all of my friends came to the party.
I don't want both.
Not every person can be a poet.
Clever people will not always succeed.
Good-looking food doesn't necessarily taste good.
You are not quite right.
I never see this picture without thinking of my childhood.
He never fails to e-mail me every week.
He would be the last person to say bad things about others.
It is far from clear what he intends to do.
The fishing boat failed to return by sunset.
He knows better than to judge by appearances.
Never have I seen such a beautiful sunset.
Only slowly did he begin to understand me.
Jim is kind, and so are his brothers.
Jim works hard, and so do his brothers.
Jim is not kind, nor are his brothers.
Jim is not kind, and neither are his brothers.
Jim does not work hard, nor do his brothers.
Jim does not work hard, and neither do his brothers.
Later, however, he was sent to the hospital.
Lincoln was, as you know, a great president.
Sales of beer, it seems, depend on the weather.
It is a small part of an iceberg that appears above the water.
It was yesterday that I learned the news.
It is at Shinjuku Station that we are to meet.
It is because you are too young that you can't join us.
The sun shines in the daytime and the moon at night.
Though alone, she never felt lonely.
“Will it rain tomorrow? “ “I think so:”
“Will it rain tomorrow?” “I think not:”
My house is only five minutes' walk from the station.
My watch may be one or two minutes fast [slow].
She kept walking about the room.She seemed too uneasy to sit still.
It is a pity that a man of your ability should remain unknown to the world.
It is getting colder and colder during the morning and evening.The leaves of the trees will soon turn red or yellow.
A car is convenient, to be sure, but, in the end, it will prove expensive.
One night he came home very tired and sad.
We had a lot of snow about this time last year.
"I have a terrible toothache." "You should see a dentist at once."
We missed you very much at the party yesterday.We had a very good time.
"Does your watch keep good time ?" "No, it gains [loses] ten minutes a day."
He behaved himself so as not to give offence to others.
Both musicians understood one another perfectly, and had a mutual respect for each other.
The best way to master English composition is to keep a diary in English.
All you have to do is (to) write your name and address here.
I could not find my brother, who was to meet me at the station.
You can't go home yet.You are to stay here till the police arrive.
Nothing was to be heard except the sound of the waves.
If you are to know about the real world, it can only be by inferring things about it from the appearances.
His plan seemed to be too difficult, but before long it proved to be practicable.
Though it looked like rain this morning, it has turned out to be a fine day.
Some day you will come to realize the importance of saving.
While cleaning my room yesterday evening, I happened to find an old photograph of my mother.
He often fails to keep his promises.
Don't forget to write to your parents at least once a month.
Would you mind waiting another ten minutes ?
I remember reading the book three times when I was young.
Seeing me, they suddenly stopped talking.
As I was free yesterday for the first time in years, I enjoyed playing tennis with my friends.
I found the book so interesting that I kept on reading it until daybreak.
It is against the traffic rule to cross the street while the light is red.
Our university building is now under construction on a hillside in the north of Fukuoka city.
The train was behind schedule, so I could not reach my destination on time.
I put the money in, but the can of juice will not come out.The vending machine must be out of order.
I am on good terms with him.He always keeps his word and is relied upon by everybody.
The damage amounted to five million yen.
You can go on a picnic if you like, but as for me I prefer to stay at home and read a novel.
I hear he is to go abroad to study as soon as he graduates from school.
Many young people in the country long [yearn] for city life.
He is slowly recovering from his illness.
Get off at the next stop and take a bus to the airport.
A slip of the tongue often brings about unexpected results.
If you want to speak to me, please call [ring] me up.
Thomas could not carry out his task on account of an accident.
It is hard to find a place to eat where you can keep your overcoat on.
Frankly speaking, it was difficult for me to make out what he was saying.
Please put out your cigarette.
She came very near to being run over by a car.
Japan has caught up with Europe and America in medicine.
The government should do away with these regulations.
She looked down on the secretaries she had worked with.
I was looking forward to the day when I could see him for the first time in five years.
I will make up for the lost time by working as hard as I can.
From a strictly scientific point of view, history cannot be called a science.
It is generally believed that a trip to Mars will be made possible during the next few decades.
The child must be taught to respect the truth and to tell the truth.
She is said to have been an actress about twenty years ago.
The new school buildings are expected to be completed by spring next year.
Punctuality is thought to be a matter of course in Europe and America.
She was seen to run up the stairs with tears in her eyes.
Last year I returned home and was surprised to find both the village and the people completely changed.
We were greatly relieved to find that the worst dangers were over.
She was kept standing in a cold room while being interrogated about her activities.
His death was made known to the public.
Mountaineering is attractive especially to young people because it is accompanied with hardships and adventures.
The committee is composed [is made up] of five students.
I was engaged in this work for three years, that is, till I was thirty years old.
He is very much interested in Japanese history.We are surprised at his vast knowledge of this subject.
The bill was passed by a majority, though the Democratic Party were strongly opposed to it.
The secretary was robbed of an envelope containing 100,000 yen on her way back from the bank.
I am tired of hearing the same thing so often.
He soon got accustomed [used] to dormitory life and made two or three friends.
He was very kind to invite me to his birthday party.
Everybody was anxious [eager] to know what had happened.
Those who are in delicate health are apt [liable] to catch cold when the cold season sets in.
I am ready to do anything that I can for you, because I owe you a great deal.
I am sorry to hear you called at my home yesterday while I was out.
One who is not willing to learn is not worth teaching.
Today's weather forecast says that it is likely to be fine tomorrow.
Be sure to get this finished by the time I come back.
It is often said that Japanese universities are difficult to enter, but easy to graduate from.
He is busy preparing for the entrance examination.
Mother is more anxious about the result of the examination than I am.
We should always be careful of what we do.
In the country the color of the sky is entirely different from that seen in the city.
The accident was due to the drunken driving of a certain film star.
Kyoto is internationally famous for its scenic beauty.
This butter is domestic, but it is in no way inferior to imported butter.
Some people are rather proud of being ignorant of such an important matter.
You must put up with your new post for the present.I'll find you a better place one of these days.
The translation of the French novel took him more than three months.
I cannot afford to leave you idle.You must take up a regular occupation.
No one in the neighborhood believed him to be a genius even after he had achieved worldwide fame.
The spread of personal computers enables us to enjoy global communication.
I could not get anybody to go with me, and so I went by myself.
Every morning she helps her mother (to) prepare breakfast in the kitchen.
I want you to be present at the wedding ceremony, for you are an old friend of the bridegroom's.
While I was waiting for the rain to stop, he kindly gave me a ride.
You can depend on the timetable to tell you when trains leave.
He has such a mild disposition that I have never heard him speak in a loud voice.
I saw the old gentleman cross the street and enter a store on the corner.
I'll let you know the results of the examination when they are available.
My uncle made me serve as interpreter.
I would have somebody sweep this room clean.
As I entered the pub, I found many young people watching a soccer game on television.
I'll have you all speaking fluent English within a year.
I'm sorry to have kept you waiting so long.A visitor has kept me busy till now.
I must get my work done by the day after tomorrow.
I want to have this letter translated into English by tomorrow.
I had my purse and commutation ticket stolen while I was sleeping in the train.
Newspapers always keep us informed of the events taking place all over the world.
I spoke to him in English and found I could make myself understood.
She bought a nice toy for her child.
Americans are said to regard the amount of money a man makes as a criterion of his ability.
He looked upon any time not spent in study as so much lost time.
His friends congratulated him on his finishing high school.
The spread of television has considerably deprived us of our time for reading.
Excuse me for interrupting.I have something to tell you.
He made a little statue out of soft clay.
On leaving school, we presented him with a table clock as a token of our thanks.
I regret that a previous engagement prevents me from accepting your kind invitation.
This picture reminds me of the good old days.
A stranger tapped me on the shoulder from behind.He took me for some other person, I'm sure.
Those two girls are twins.We can hardly tell one from the other.
Low temperatures turn water into ice.
I tried to talk him out of the project, but in vain.
When he begins to do anything, he devotes himself to it.
Help yourself to anything you like.
1 look to him for direction in everything.
That he is innocent is quite certain.
Whether you will succeed or not depends upon your own efforts.
What is most necessary for young men today is to develop the habit of thinking for themselves.
Just when the first human beings will reach Jupiter remains to be seen.
How much we still have to pay for peace is a riddle.
The first great lesson that a young man should learn is that he knows nothing.
The fact is that I don't know anything about him.
This house is conveniently situated but the trouble is that it is too small for my large family.
The test of a great book is whether we want to read it only once or more than once.
That is what the British people expect of their Queen.
Choose such friends as will benefit you, they say.That is why I am on intimate terms with Mr.Aoki.
This is how he solved the difficult problem.
The question is not so much what it is as how it looks.
They say that in tropical countries people usually marry in their teens.
I could not persuade him that it was true.
You may invite whoever wants to come.
She did not overlook whatever difference there was between what was right and what was wrong.
Before buying anything, you had better ask yourself whether you cannot do without it.
You will never know what they went through to educate their children.
The letter does not say what time she will come up to Tokyo.
We cannot tell how much that great statesman has done for his country.
They were disappointed that you could not come.
I am afraid that I shall not be free till the examination is over.
I'm not certain where this ought to be put.
It was less than one kilometer to the village post office.But it was raining and the road was muddy.
It is only a few months since that Frenchman came to Japan, but he speaks Japanese very well.
I believe it will be quite a long time before the spirit of democracy pervades our daily life.
It is easy to form a plan, but it is difficult to carry it out.
It is not too much [no exaggeration] to say that this is the age of information technology.
It took me about two hours and a half to dig a hole one meter in diameter and two meters in depth.
It cost me ten thousand yen to have my television set repaired.
It is advisable for a person to acquire an accomplishment.
It is very kind of you to fill out this survey form.
He finds it very hard to do without cigarettes for even one day.
I make it a rule to read the newspaper every day lest I should fall behind the times.
It is no use crying over spilt milk, as the proverb says.
It seems [appears] that it is getting warmer and warmer every year.
It often happens that railway traffic is suspended by a heavy snowfall.
It never occurred to me that he was the right man in the right place.
Because he is good, it does not follow that he is wise.
It has been announced that railway fares will be raised by 10 percent on and after March 1st.
It is not likely that he did it on purpose to deceive me.
It is desirable [to be desired] that nuclear energy (should) be used for peaceful purposes.
It is regrettable that few people (should) walk today because of the development of traffic facilities.
It is a matter for congratulation [a matter of joy] that no human lives were lost in the accident.
It goes without saying that those who are awake to their own rights must respect those of others.
I think it a great pity that he (should have) died so young.
I owe it entirely to him that I have thus far succeeded.
Was it Mr.Yamada that came to see me during my absence yesterday ?
It was Aristotle who laid the foundation of logic.
It is the audience which really determines both the matter and manner of every broadcast.
It was on the morning of February the ninth that I arrived in London.
It is because light travels faster than sound that we see lightning before we hear thunder.
It was not until I saw him laughing that I realized what a fool I had been.
It isn't what he says that annoys me but the way he says it.
It makes no difference to me whether those engaged in these activities call themselves Muslim, Christian, Jew, or Hindu.
It matters little what kind of books one reads, so long as one has sound judgment.
It is strange how vividly I remember the scene.
There is something refined about him.He is said to have been a man of respectable position.
There must have been a tacit understanding between them.
There were already a lot of people waiting in a line in front of the movie theater.
There were several stars seen in the sky.
For better or worse, there is nothing for it but to leave the matter in his hands.
There live in this world people of all sorts of colors and manners and customs.
There does not seem to be any difference in meaning between the two sentences.
It is not wise, nor in the long run, is it kind, to tax the thrifty for the wasteful.
Not till then did I realize the danger of the situation.
At no time does the plain look so perfect as in early autumn.
Only after a century and a half of confusion was the royal authority restored.
Only if a foreigner has read much English poetry can he understand Shakespeare.
"You must go to bed now." "So I must, and so must you."
So fast did he run that they couldn't catch up with him.
Happy is the child who has such a mother.
Preserved in his laboratory were more than a thousand notebooks.
In the middle of the wall at the back of the room is a large window.
From small beginnings come great things.
In late summer and autumn are seen the tints of color, which are the crowning beauty of the plain.
One thing my father left to me, and it was more valuable than a fortune.
What you cannot afford to buy, do without.
I made known my intentions to my parents.
Alfred, King of England, was a great scholar as well as a great ruler.
Secondary education has two sides, a classical side and a modern side.
He had something that I didn't have - an idea.
He was a wonderful man, that uncle of yours.
Inferiority complex - what exactly does that mean ?
We were all very happy at breakfast.
They did not know it themselves.
He is proud of the fact that he has never consulted a doctor in his life.
You must give up the idea that you are superior to them in every respect.
Things have come to this, that he cannot support his family.
I take it that we are to come early.
I will see to it that everything is ready in time.
We must consider the question whether we can afford such huge sums for armaments.
You have caused me to lose my temper : a thing that has hardly ever happened to me.
He thought, and very wisely, that it was best to do so.
Something inside her was saying, "Get out of here, Jenny, and (that) right now ! "
I found, to my surprise, that she was dead.
Few, if any, Americans grasped the significance of what had been accomplished.
His condition was, if anything, worse than in the morning.
Come on Tuesday, if possible.
In former times, a book was worth its weight in silver, if not in gold.
We look back on days gone by if not always with affections, at any rate with a kind of wistfulness.
He is kind and gentle, and what is better still, honest.
He was, which was rare for him, in a bad temper.
As is often the case with young people, he was indifferent to money.
The approaching exam, they knew, would be quite easy.
At night, I think it probable, he looked up with curiosity to the stars.
I came up to Tokyo at once - it was early in the afternoon - and saw my uncle
Their son's success in the examination gave them great pleasure.
The sudden increase of cars is causing a large number of traffic accidents every day.
A strike is a mass refusal to work by a body of employees.
They hurried to their father's rescue.
Mere repetition of other people's research is not true scientific research.
The doctor's careful examination of the patient brought about his speedy recovery.
Education of children by their parents is sometimes very difficult.
Respect of [by] the young for the old is quite natural.
Various international meetings have led us to feel more familiar with the nations of the world.
Today's paper reports that the Prime Minister has given up the idea of visiting America.
I have been a lover of sports since I was young.
I thought I was a fairly good swimmer.
He has a good reading knowledge of French.
I can take a good long rest when this work is finished.
Don't you wish to make a flight in a hot air balloon ?
I will give you an answer in a day or two.
His house stands on the hillside and commands a splendid view.
I cannot tell when he will come, but when he comes, he will do his best.
Formerly, people did not know that the earth is round and that it moves around the sun.
The woman with a baby in her arms arrived here just now.
"When did you return ?" "I came back the day before yesterday."
He told me that whatever might happen, he was prepared for it.
He said that he would let us know later about the results of the examination.
We have recently come to realize that the past is the key to understanding the present and predicting the future.
More than five years have passed since I came to live in this house.
"Where have you been ?" "I have been to the station to see a friend off."
He says he has never caught cold during the past [last] several years.
When I have finished writing the letter, I will take you to the lake about two miles beyond the hill.
It has been raining since the day before yesterday, but it may clear up this afternoon.
When he came to Tokyo for the first time, this college had not been opened yet.
Hardly [Scarcely] had he entered the room, when [before] she burst into tears.
He had not been employed by the company two months before his linguistic abilities were recognized.
The children were delighted to see their grandparents, whom they had not seen for quite a long time.
They went home after they had finished the task.
Up to that time he had been staying with his uncle.
Though this is a bulky book with over 1,000 pages, I will have read it through by a week from today.
You will have seen this photograph somewhere.
It is getting rather late.I think I must be going now.
He is leaving for China on business next month.
She is always finding fault with others.Is she faultless herself ?
I was walking in the park, when I heard my name called.
Every morning when he was having his breakfast, his dog was staring at him.
If you do that, you will be cheating.
From the look of the sky, the typhoon will probably be raging in all its fury about this time tomorrow.
The meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m.on Saturday.
I was caught in a shower and was drenched to the skin.
Three persons were killed and ten were severely or slightly injured in the railway accident.
Two hundred houses were burnt down in the fire which broke out yesterday.
In my neighborhood houses are now being built one after another.
He went away from home three years ago, and has never been heard of since.
The new mayor is well spoken of by the citizens.
English and mathematics are made much of in senior high schools.
If only I knew, I would tell you.The fact is, I have heard nothing about it.
If it were [Were it] not for this defect, I would hire him at once.
If you had come [Had you come] only two minutes earlier, you could have caught the bus.
If my son had not been killed in the traffic accident, he would be a college student now.
If you should have any trouble, don't hesitate to come to me.
If you would give me another chance, I believe I could come up to your expectation.
Even if the sun were to rise in the west, I would not change my resolution.
But for the heat of the sun, what would become of the living things on earth ?
My uncle would not have employed him but that he was very energetic.
Without your encouragement, I would have given up the plan.
To hear him speak English, you would take him for an Englishman.
The same thing, happening in wartime, would amount to disaster.
A man of common sense would realize how wrong it is.
I went at once ; otherwise I would have missed him.
People could have avoided many mistakes by simple experiments.
I felt as happy as if I were still dreaming.
He pretends as though he had had nothing to do with the case.
When I hear him speak English, I wish I could speak even half as well as he does.
I wish I had told you about my father beforehand.I couldn't do so because of his sudden departure.
I wish they would turn off the radio.It is getting on my nerves.
It is time you started earning your own living.
Don't be noisy on such an occasion.
Listen carefully to what I say, and you cannot fail to understand what I really mean.
Be careful of your language in the presence of others, or you will be sorry for it.
Suppose you had a thousand dollars, what would you do with it ?
To see the problem more clearly, let's look at a different religion, say, Buddhism.
In short, suffice it to say that Jeffery misunderstands fundamentally what the law is.
Come what may, come what may, I will love you, until my dying day.
Go where you will in Holland, you will see windmills.
Try as they may, they will never be able to define the word "happiness".
Let your occupation be what it may, you will not succeed in it, unless you devote yourself to it.
Be it ever so humble, there is no place like home.
1 am sorry to trouble you so often, but would you kindly take this parcel to Mr.Yamada's ?
He would often tell me interesting stories when I was a child.
You shall hear more from me by the next mail.With kind regards to you all.
"Shall I send for a doctor ?" "No, thank you.There's no need for one."
The mother has told him that he is too young to understand the reason, but shall hear it when he is older.
Punctuality is a virtue that should be practiced by those who would succeed in life.
Before you handed in your papers, you should have read them over and over again.
Lincoln ordered that all the slaves in the country (should) be set free.
Is it any wonder that he should have failed in the examination ?
Who should come in but the very man we were talking of ?
There is no reason why you shouldn't do such a thing.
As I have something to talk over with you, I would like to call on you between 2 and 3 tomorrow afternoon.
Ambitious boys cannot be so foolish as to indulge in sports at the expense of their school studies.
He started just now, so he cannot have gone so far.
If we want to live a peaceful and democratic life, we cannot help objecting [cannot but object] to war.
We cannot be too careful in the choice of our friends.
The influence of imitation in human society cannot be overestimated.
Father says I may go on to university, so I think I will prepare for the entrance examination.
"May I help you ?" "No, thank you."
It may begin to rain at any moment, so I think you'd better give up your plan of mountain climbing.
May all your dreams come true !
You may well feel sleepy this morning, for you were up all night long.
One may as well not know a thing at all, as know it but imperfectly.
You might as well throw your money away as lend it to him.
You must not park your car there without (asking) permission.
He must be very diligent.He studies as long as five hours every day.
She looked so happy that I thought something wonderful must have happened to her.
I do hope I shall be able to enter this school this time and enjoy a happy school life.
You need not have come all the way from such a distant place.
You had better encourage your children to form the habit of reading at an early age.
You ought not to say such things in public.
I used to get up early and take an hour's walk before breakfast.
There used to be a movie house about here.Don't you know where it is ?
You don't have worry, since you have nothing to do with this affair.
In order to know a man, you have only to travel with him for a week.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
He insisted on climbing Mt.Tanigawa, though his mother told him not to.
I could not make up my mind whom to send on my behalf.
It is a very good idea, but the question is how to carry it out.
I did not know what answer to give.
He gave me a box in which to keep the toys.
He raised his hand as if to command silence.
He was always the first to come and the last to leave the office.
It is ten minutes before the train starts, so I will go and get a magazine to read in the train.
He has no house to live in and no wife and children to provide for.
Our plan was spoiled by our father's failure to return at the usual hour.
A number of students announced their readiness to participate in the contest.
Some people often complain that they have little time to read, but they are wrong.
Studying abroad is a good chance for us to learn a great deal about other countries.
He will come here soon to inspect the industry of this town.
He stood aside for her to enter.
I awoke this morning to find the summit of the mountain covered with snow.
I inquired at the school only to find there was no student by the name of Yamada.
To hear him play the violin, anybody would think him to be a musical genius.
What a good scholar the author must be to write such a splendid book !
To tell the truth, it does not always pay to tell the truth.
To be frank with you, you are a little too anxious to succeed.
To do him justice, he is not without some merits.
He does not know English, to say nothing of [not to speak of I German or French.
He was kind enough to see that I wanted for nothing.
Few people remember today the last time an earthquake was felt in London sufficiently strongly to be generally noticeable.
This morning I got up at four so as to be in time for the first train.
The extremely wide sleeves were so long as to reach the ground.
Many people complain that they are too busy to find time for reading.
His story was too ridiculous for anyone to believe.
You are too intelligent not to pass the test.
He sent me a letter asking if the book had reached me.
Before the war, the water of the river running below Ochanomizu Station was very clear.
The amount of paper produced and consumed by a country is closely related to its cultural standards.
He sat for a long time, listening to the sound of the wind.
My room, facing south, is sunny and very comfortable.
Turning to the right, you will find the house you are looking for.
Accepting what you say, he might still conceivably have killed in self-defence.
Having seen him in the picture, I recognized him at once.
Having been wrongly addressed, the letter never reached him.
Speaking of dictionaries, I have been benefited from various kinds.
Generally speaking, the Japanese are a little too timid in speaking foreign languages.
Situated on a hill, his house commands a fine view.
Compared with the Chinese, the Japanese are poor linguists.
Unable to prove his innocence, he was forced to leave his native town.
Old and physically handicapped, he had courage enough to do the work.
A strange fellow, he never speaks unless (he is) spoken to.
Their conversation being in Chinese, I did not understand a single word.
There are nine planets travelling around the sun, the earth being one of them.
The Milky Way is a vast belt of distant stars, each star a sun like our own.
I stood still, my whole attention fixed on the movements of her fingers.
She said her prayers, her heart full of love and tenderness.
She stood silent, her head slightly to one side.
The bride came into the room with lowered eyes and with everyone staring at her.
My father was taking a nap on the sofa, with his legs stretched toward the fire.
She was waving good-by, with her eyes full of tears.
The president was sitting in the chair with his back to the window.
Some people read the newspaper while watching television.
Exercise, if carried to excess, will do you more harm than good.
Though timid in some respects, he was very bold in others.
Her son died of cancer when still a boy.
He repents of having neglected his studies in his school days.
Boxing has been defined as the art of hitting without being hit.
I think there is little probability of his succeeding in the enterprise.
She complained of the room being too hot.
Of all the books published recently, only a few are worth reading.
Living in the noise and bustle of a large city, we some- times feel like going to the country.
There is no telling how far science may have progressed by the end of this century.
On arriving at the station, I went to see my uncle at his office.
We visited Mito Park, which is famous for its plum blossoms.
The man who I thought was his father proved to be a perfect stranger.
Go first to those who you are sure will help you.
Can you mention anyone that we know who is as talented as he is?
I am not the man I was when you knew me first.
I lent Mrs.Jones all the butter there was in the house.
Through television we can learn various things which we cannot actually see or hear.
Beauty is a letter of recommendation which it is almost impossible to ignore.
There is no human disease which gene therapy does not promise the possibility to treat.
Have you found the umbrella which you said you had lost the other day ?
Is there anything you want which you don't have ?
The paint on the seat on which you are sitting is still wet.
I would like to introduce to you the gentleman (whom) I spoke of the other day.
He lent me two books, neither of which I have read as yet.
This is the Internet, by means of which we can keep up with current events all over the world.
The ladies are looking after the children whose parents are employed in factories during the daytime.
The house whose roof you see beyond the bank is Mr Suzuki's.
You should not so easily trust a man of whose past you know nothing.
There occurred the most terrible earthquake that has ever been recorded.
It rained all day today, which was quite contrary to yesterday's weather forecast.
I stayed in Japan only a few months, during which time I went through a series of hardships.
Are you doing what you think is right ?
My uncle has made me what I am today.
True wealth does not consist in what we have, but in what we are.
She is what we call a talented woman.
Reading is to the mind what food is to the body.
She will give you what money she has.
There was a fire in this city last night.We can't tell the exact time when it broke out.
The time will soon come when Japan will distinguish itself in soccer.
We are now at the end of March, when the subject of cherry blossoms often comes up in our daily conversation.
There are some cases where the rule does not hold good.
He returned to his native village, where he spent the last few years of his life.
When you are done with the book, put it back where you found it.
There is no reason why I should become a physician just because my father is one.
We saw him the night that we went to see the play.
We cannot enumerate such women as have been deceived by men, and such men as have been betrayed by women.
I want the same dictionary as your sister has.
Children should not have more money than is needed.
There is no man so bad but has a secret respect for the good.
They are content with things as they are.
In California are the famous big trees, or "forest kings" as they are called.
If global warming continues at the current pace, life as we know it will end.
Literature reflects human activity as carried on by the best minds.
This house will not sell as it stands.
If I were rich, I would do so.As it is, I can do nothing.
He is, as it were, a grown-up baby.
As science makes progress, old ways give place to new.
He always plans a thing out carefully before he does it.
All the cars of the train were packed to capacity ten minutes before it left.
You must persevere in your effort before you can succeed.
He has been devoted to the study of the Holocaust and genocide ever since he graduated from Harvard University.
We drove through village after village, until we got to our destination.
People do not know the value of health till they lose it.
Whenever he calls on me, he leaves something behind.
Once you have formed a bad habit, it is by no means easy to get rid of it.
He was dismissed simply because he failed to work as hard as possible.
You should not despise newcomers just because you have been here longer.
I'm thinking of going somewhere for a change of air, since my doctor advises me to.
I stayed on so that he might not feel lonely.
The committee made a final decision in order that the medal might be prepared in time.
Take this umbrella with you lest you should get wet and catch cold.
We should so act that we shall have nothing to regret.
I had been taught to expect the worst, so that I wasn't surprised.
It was such a good joke that everybody burst out laughing.
His honesty was such that he was respected by everybody.
Important as sugar is to our brain and cellular health, we cannot live upon it.
Even if it takes me ten years, I am determined to accomplish the job.
I will try my best, whether I am successful or not.
It is very important to chew your food, whether vegetable or meat, before you swallow it down.
Whoever may say so, it is not true.
Whatever we may undertake, diligence is important.
Whatever faults he may have, meanness is not one of them.
He is never discouraged, no matter what difficulties he may face.
He wanted to do it, whatever the consequences.
Whenever she may come, I am ready to welcome her.
Wherever you may go, you will not find a better place than your home.
However hard one may work, one cannot master a foreign language in a year or two.
No matter how rich (one may be), one should not live an idle life.
It is not enough to read great books once only, however carefully.
For all you say, I still believe in the truth of the theory.
Every time I read this novel, I find it very interesting.
Now (that) you have come of age, you should seek a living for yourself.
Seeing that he is not preparing at all, he seems to have no mind to take the examination.
I don't mind lending you the money provided (that) you pay it back within a month.
Even granted that he was drunk, his conduct cannot be excused.
I couldn't innocently converse with any girls at all for fear her boyfriend would suddenly appear and take me to task.
I shall buy this house on condition that you sell it to me a little cheaper.
He resigned on the ground[s] that he was ill.
The burglar wore gloves, with the result that there were no fingerprints found.
He married directly he left the university.
We see things differently according as we are rich or poor.
Children's statements must be seriously taken into account, in proportion as they grow old [in proportion to their age].
You shall want for nothing as long as I live.
You may eat anything so long as you don't eat too much.
As far as the eye could reach, nothing was to be seen but sand.
Progress has been very slow indeed, so far as social life is concerned.
I hear my father was as old as I am now when he came up to Tokyo.
Though it is now January, the weather is as warm as if it were early spring.
Thanks to these discoveries, man's life span has become twice as long as before.
San Francisco is only one-tenth as populous as New York.
This fountain pen is as good as any I have ever used.
You had better read as many newspapers as you can so that you will not be left l behind the times.
Tokyo was really wonderful and the welcome the Japanese extended to us was just as wonderful.
At times, I waited as long as two hours for the bus to come.
People say I look about the same age as my sister.
The climate of England is not so mild as that of Japan, but in summer it is much cooler.
Though I have neither money nor friends, I am not so unhappy as you think.
Nothing is left so vividly in our mind as the impressions we received in our younger days.
There is no other country where books are read by so many people and can be bought so cheaply as in Japan.
Success is not so much achievement as achieving.
He left the room without so much as saying good-by to me.
My brother is two years older than I am, but he is three centimeters shorter.
It is better to read a few books carefully than to read many at random.
Thanks to his efforts, it was more successful than we had expected.
She knew better than to smoke a cigarette in her baby's presence.
When science was less important than it is now, it was all very well to leave science to the scientists.
The role of the historian is less to discover and catalog documents than to interpret and explain them.
The weather is more changeable in mountain regions than in any other district.
When we are away from home, nothing gives us more pleasure than to receive a parcel from home.
We have no more right to say a rude thing to another than to knock him down.
Nations are not to be judged by their size any more than individuals.
He had no more than 100 dollars.
He had no less than 100 dollars.
This dictionary contains not less than fifty thousand words.
Play is no less necessary to children than study.
A man's worth should be judged by his character rather than by his social position.
I would rather be poor than make money by dishonest means.
No sooner had I entered the room than I noticed the smell not only of tobacco but of gas.
He lost the greater part of his fortune in speculation.
In the mountain area snow has fallen more than fifty centimeters deep.
The boy more than justified the favorable opinion they had formed of him.
This year the cherry-blossoms are coming out a little later than usual.
With the development and use of the Internet, the world is becoming smaller and smaller.
Everyone has a right to enjoy his liberty, much [stilll more his life.
He cannot speak English, much [still] less German.
The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know.The more I realize I don't know, the more I want to learn.
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer is the shoreline of wonder.
It becomes (the) colder, the higher we climb.
Mars is all the more interesting for its close resemblance to our earth.
I do not love him the less for his faults.
He worked all the harder because his master praised him.
This is the most difficult day I have had since I came up to Tokyo.
We expected we would have a warm January, but we hear that this winter is the coldest in twenty years.
I do not expect that they will support my view.
Nobody expected that his condition would take a sudden turn.
No amount of wealth can satisfy a covetous man.Not all the treasure in the world makes him happy.
Little is known of this curious plant.
It seems that few people have come to realize how precious life really is.
He was born so poor that he received hardly any school education.
The climate of this town is so mild that the thermometer seldom rises to thirty degrees even in midsummer.
Since you are no longer a child, you should be responsible for what you do.
Not a few people think that all foreign-made articles are superior to ones made in this country.
She is not at all a beauty, but she has a certain charm.
I was not in the least surprised, for I had fully expected as much.
"Will he pass the examination ?" "I am afraid not."
I don't love her, not even if she loves me.
A large number of books are published every day, but not all of them are good books.
I haven't read both his novels, but judging from the one I have read, he seems to be a promising writer.
Though common sense is necessary for everyone, it is not always easily acquired.
Theory and practice do not necessarily go together.
There are very few noted places in the world which my father has not yet visited.
Not a day passes but (that) I thank God for another sunrise .
No man is so old but thinks he may live another day.
One cannot read a good book without being so much the better for it.
Whoever studies hard cannot fail to succeed.
She did nothing but weep at the news.
The room allotted to me was anything but comfortable.
Far from falling, the prices of commodities went on rising.
We should be the last persons on earth to approve of the use of atomic energy for warlike purposes.
Present supplies of fruit are short of requirements.
George has two cousins : one lives in Germany and the other in Switzerland.
The solution of the one may prove to be the solution of the other.
On (the) one hand I have to work ; on the other hand I have many visitors to see.
Practice is as important as theory, but we are apt to value the latter and despise the former.
It is one thing to own a library ; it is quite another to use it wisely.
Some are called good talkers, and others good listeners.
This book is both interesting and instructive.
The Siberian Railway is at once the longest and best known railway in the world.
It is apt to get either cloudy or windy when the cherry- blossoms are in Full bloom.
Yesterday it was neither too warm nor too cold.It was an ideal day for taking a walk.
The difficulty with biography is that it is partly record and partly art.
What with fatigue and (what with) lack of sleep, he has fallen ill at last.
We rented that house, not because we were pleased with it, but because it was near the station.
Not that I dislike that job, but that I have no time to do it.
He is a famous physicist not only in Japan, but all over the world.
As food and drink are to animals, so are rain and sunshine to vegetables.