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Usage examples for occurs

  1. Forulus or foruli occurs in the following passages. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark
  2. Only so far as one has acquired control of the method in which the function of suggestion occurs and has accepted responsibility for its consequences, can one truthfully say, " I think so and so." – How We Think by John Dewey
  3. In the left hand- where it hardly ever occurs use the middle finger in either direction, or, if you should find it easier, the index finger downward. – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  4. Between the third and fourth, between the fourth and fifth acts nothing occurs that should, and indeed, nothing occurs at all, and the third and fourth acts only close in order that the fourth and fifth may begin. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker
  5. The resolve of the protesting Bishops, to avoid the threatened conflict at present, can only be justified if another and better opportunity for defending the cause of the Church occurs in the future course of the Council and before any decision is arrived at. – Letters From Rome on the Council by Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger
  6. It occurs to me that Miss King is not likely to be in church. – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  7. " It occurs to me," said a third, " that I might ask him to take with him one of my sons, who has already filled the house with stones. – Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance. by Friedrich von Hardenberg
  8. 3990. Is there anything else that occurs to you to state with regard to the fishings? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. And it occurs to me that the Cardinal will not be best pleased." – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  10. I don't reckon to be a military expert, said Conroy, but it kind of occurs to me that those troops weren't doing all they knew. – The Red Hand of Ulster by George A. Birmingham
  11. Barnes, you'll not think of leaving Miss Olive until we come back; and, if any change occurs ring for me immediately. – Muslin by George Moore
  12. An odd story occurs to me. – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  13. " Elizabeth," said he to his daughter, who was sitting by the parlor fire, " go into the next room and remain with your aunt, and if anything occurs summon me at once; and, John, saddle my horse quickly, and ride over to Mrs. Caply and tell her to come over here." – The Rector of St. Mark's by Mary J. Holmes
  14. The mistake occurs usually where such forms as isn't, don't, haven't, etc. – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  15. This point occurs as a rule, within a chapter or so of the end. – Seeing Things at Night by Heywood Broun
  16. The latter was more than half completed during the year, and before the close of 1905, unless something occurs to prevent, the total will pass the thirty thousand mark. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  17. But if anything unusual occurs you will answer for it in court. – Prologue to an Analogue by Leigh Richmond
  18. Many of them have nice dreams of how pleasant life will be in two hundred years, but it occurs to none of them to ask themselves who will make life pleasant if we only dream. – Reminiscences of Anton Chekhov by Maxim Gorky Alexander Kuprin I. A. Bunin
  19. This usually occurs after the first hour or two of sleep. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  20. The deuce- it just now occurs to me- you might not be so much mistaken after all. – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden
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