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Usage examples for continuing

  1. This is an English story, interesting from the start and continuing so throughout the entire book. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  2. Continuing with the reports, one said: Last night, in one of our public houses I spoke to a woman about Jesus. – The Personal Touch by J. Wilbur Chapman
  3. So home to my office again, where very late about business, and so home to supper and to bed, my cold continuing in a great degree upon me still. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  4. We in this chamber and in this government must do all we can to address the continuing American challenge to build one America. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. " It's very dirty," replied Nicholas, continuing his examination; " it must be taken to pieces." – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  6. Now in the hush a sound that I had faintly heard as a continuing thing seemed to draw nearer. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  7. But if you are a lady of leisure and wealth, I suppose there is no harm in your continuing as long as you see fit. – One Day's Courtship The Heralds Of Fame by Robert Barr
  8. Could they be continuing the sittings, if there had ever been sittings? – The Dweller on the Threshold by Robert Smythe Hichens
  9. With these cheering words Joe left the house, intending to go home for supper before continuing his task; but on arriving opposite the store Mr. Wright stopped him by saying sternly: " I would like to have a few words with you, Mr. Brace." – Down the Slope by James Otis
  10. Mechanically, Molly kissed her brother, continuing to work thoughtfully. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. " Dr. Morrell," she added, in that effect of continuing the subject with which one breaks away from it, " do you know much about South Hatboro'?" – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  12. It was hard work continuing to look Mr. Hennage in the eye. – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne
  13. The man, after a while of continuing to read, quite suddenly looked up and saw her. – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
  14. The plan of continuing the work, the trembling hope of escape, of liberty, life- all is suddenly terminated. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  15. The weather continuing fair, they made good progress and had no difficulty in finding the site of our last camp. – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
  16. She could not, however, prevent herself from continuing it, she had never been so interested in her life. – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
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