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The sentences below are commonly used by native speakers, so non-native speakers of English can make full use of their speeches in their daily English conversation.
I looped Millicent's reins around one of the rails and scrambled over the fence.
... we became instant best friends.
Now we were sixteen, and our friendship never wavered.

.... the rest of the year we kept in touch with long letters and even longer phone calls.

No sense getting him all upset .......
He was well-mannered, and real polite.
I sure didn't see that side of him.
I'd meet her at the pool over an hour ago! I'd better make tracks.
Maybe he didn't mean to be rude. Maybe what he said just came out that way.
My wet hair was hanging in my eyes ..........
... we aren't even remotely related.
Right then and there I should have set him straight and cleared up the misunderstanding, ........
I simply can't understand how my two best friends could have gotten off on the wrong foot like this.
He's not stuck-up at all ......... considering who his father is.
I thought they only did that back in the olden days.
You really ought to dress up more often, Lexie.

Samantha : Would you like me to make you up ?

      Lexie : No, I'll do it myself.

Ms. Tucker. Are you holding up the wall, or doesn't anybody here come up to your high standards ?
Can't a guy even have a conversation with you without having his head bitten off ? ( to answer someone or speak to them very angrily, when there is no good reason for doing this )
Like I said before, this isn't really my scene.
I feel it's my duty to enlighten you.
This is probably the dumbest thing I've ever done.
I was so freaked that I didn't stop to find out.
Max isn't sure how to act around you, and he gets flustered and ends up doing something stupid or clumsy.
I can't disappoint him by backing out.
Did I hear about my name being taken in vain ? ( to talk about someone, while they are not there, especially in a way that shows a lack of respect for them )

        Max : Thomas wants to talk to you.

Samantha : What about ?

What mischief are you up to today ?
Can you blame him after you've been so nasty ?
Deep down inside, I bet you'd like to get along with him.
The face is familiar but I can't place the name.
I can have one of the boys saddle up a horse for you in a jiffy. ( very soon )
I can pay double your usual hourly rate.
We have tents and air mattresses, all the comforts of home.
The last thing I need is another run-in ( an argument or disagreement, especially with someone in an official position ) with Max.
It was too good an offer to pass up.
Please don't let on I work here, okay ?
Funny, he doesn't strike me as that type.
...... tucked it into my shirt pocket .........
Around one o'clock, I found a clearing in the woods that looked perfect for a picnic.
Max tied the horses to some trees.
Well, you haven't said a civil word to me since we met, and you avoid me like I've got the plague or something.
You've never taken the time to find out.
Let's not go any further with this, okay. We'll just get into another argument.
By my calculations, we would reach out campsite by five o'clock.
This is all your fault. Why didn't you say something.
Don't worry about a thing.
It's clouding over. Looks like it might rain.
I strained my eyes and ears, trying to catch a glimpse of the creek or hear the sound of running water
Even though it was still very early, the heavy clouds made it seem like midnight.
Hoping to raise their spirits, I said brightly ..........
When I awoke the next morning, the boys and girls are still sound asleep.
I thought the kids ought to have something hot in their stomachs to start the day.
A day ago I would have bristled at his question, thinking he was doubting my competence.
Max followed me out of the office.
You might just sweep him off his feet.(  sweep sb off their feet to make someone feel suddenly and strongly attracted to you in a romantic way )
His business takes him all over, so we're never in any one place for long.
My responses sounded awfully lame to me, but Max didn't seem to notice anything amiss.
All that moving around must be tough for you.
Will you please stop being so negative ? Quit overanalyzing everything.
You can sleep over at my cabin afterward, there's plenty of room.
Did I really want to chance it and set myself up for heartbreak ?
It never could have worked out for Max and me.
We made a date to go riding together at one o'clock.
Sam got into the other bed, and turned out the light.
This whole thing was getting more complicated by the minute.
I have to get back by two-thirty.
There was no way I'd be able to avoid him, and unless I could brazen it out,    ( to deal with a situation that is difficult or embarrassing for you by appearing to be confident rather than ashamed ) he'd blow my cover for sure.
Well, you've been acting kind of weird all of a sudden.
I forced another fake laugh.
I blinked in disbelief.
You've lucked out so far, but Max is bound to learn the truth sooner or later.
Well, I must be off now. I expect we'll be seeing quite a bit of each other, Samantha.
They're two of a kind, the perfect couple.

... I am not rich and I work with my hands.

I've known all along.
... she has a serious boyfriend over in England.
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