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Usage examples for stopping

  1. Of course we mustn't; but that means stopping where we are. – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  2. " Yes- well, I'm really going to tell you something now," she said, stopping. – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  3. Yes; I am only stopping here to see Vaucluse, where I think of going to- morrow if I can get a good guide. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  4. Perhaps he had some reason for stopping at our camp and felt he must account for his coming out of his way. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss
  5. " You look tired," she said, stopping him. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  6. This time we did little stopping, no matter how good the reason looked. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  7. It was a lovely day, and I came home slowly, stopping here and there when I passed a bit of woods or a pleasant spot to rest. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells
  8. We followed his example without stopping to inquire the cause of his alarm. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  9. " Why- why are you stopping me like that? – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  10. We will not speak of it, said Willibald, stopping short; it cannot be changed now. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  11. I do not stop it; I have no means of stopping it. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  12. " But you have not told me why you would not have him speak of the music," said Arctura, stopping at the foot of the great stair. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  13. There's no stopping him. – The Flirt by Booth Tarkington
  14. " Mandy," cried Cameron, stopping short in his walk, " you- I-!" – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  15. Maigan was stopping all the time and waiting for him. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  16. " I heard a noise of arrival-" he said, stopping suddenly when he saw them. – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  17. You'll be stopping here, too, I expect?" – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  18. Telephoning to the hotel where the Mowbrays had been stopping, he learned that they had gone. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
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