ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BUT
Old English būtan without, outside, except, from beby + ūtanout; related to Old Saxon biūtan, Old High German biūzan.
10 QUOTES WITH «BUT»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word but
Things are changing. I've been training since I was 9 years old to stretch my wings as an actor dramatically, but have never really been afforded the opportunity to show that.
There seems to be an inclination among rock musicians to be very carefree with money, but I negotiate the best flight and hotel deals on our tours to maximise the band's income - I don't want too see too much taken off the top line.
High school and college were my punk, formative years. I was playing hardcore, learning to be a musician. In bands, you tour, but you're paid nothing; you're playing to 50 people in a basement, sleeping in a van, and you love it.
I probably should get a bit more star-struck but I never do.
It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
The theory of undirected evolution is already dead, but the work of science continues.
All the asylum clothing is made by the patients, but sewing does not employ one's mind. After several months' confinement the thoughts of the busy world grow faint, and all the poor prisoners can do is to sit and ponder over their hopeless fate.
I've gradually gained more confidence swimming for distance in the open sea, but I still return to the rock pools.
But either way you cannot deny the sales and what we did.
Always work hard. Intensity clarifies. It creates not only momentum, but also the pressure you need to feel either friction, or fulfillment.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BUT»
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the Truth: A Documentary Novel
Ninth-grader Philip Malloy's suspension for humming "The Star-Spangled Banner" during homeroom becomes a national news story.
Scattered: The Revolutionary "Executive Skills" ...
Helpful worksheets and forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Small changes can add up to big improvements--this empowering book shows how.
Peg Dawson, Richard Guare, 2011
Mistakes Were Made (But
Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish ...
Why the endless marital quarrels over who is right? Why can we see hypocrisy in others but not in ourselves? Are we all liars? Or do we really believe the stories we tell?
Carol Tavris, Elliot Aronson, 2008
the Truth Level 4
Modern, original fiction for learners of English.
the Coffee: Learning about America from Starbucks
Everything but the Coffee casts a fresh eye on the world's most famous coffee company, looking beyond baristas, movie cameos, and Paul McCartney CDs to understand what Starbucks can tell us about America.
Some of Us Are Brave: All the Women Are White, All the ...
Essays study the history and position of Black women in America, discussing such topics as racism, Black feminism, and Black women's literature
Gloria T. Hull, Patricia Bell Scott, Barbara Smith, 1982
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail-but
This is the “prediction paradox”: The more humility we have about our ability to make predictions, the more successful we can be in planning for the future.
Jason, a twelve-year-old autistic boy who wants to become a writer, relates what his life is like as he tries to make sense of his world.
Nora Raleigh Baskin, 2010
I Don't Mean to be Rude, But
With the inside gossip on this year's Top Ten finalists and Simon's favourites to win, this is the only book for avid fans of the Pop Idol phenomenon. Do YOU have what it takes to be a star?
Tough Times Never Last, But
Tough People Do!
Life is full of ups and downs. All of us have problems, but through this book Schuller show you how to build a positive self-image and emerge a winner.
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BUT»
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is used in the context of the following news items.
Gay rights push continues in Michigan, but 2016 ballot proposal …
"We are seeing some people wanting to have conversations to find out a little bit more about it, but we haven't seen a lot of Republicans talk ... «MLive.com, Jul 15»
Purdy: Vancouver was great, but all not well with women's soccer
The pictures from Vancouver were so spectacular and joyous. Happy women in USA uniforms. Happy USA fans cheering. Happy presentation ... «San Jose Mercury News, Jul 15»
Sorry, But the Perfect Lego Brick May Never Be Eco-Friendly
Legos just click. If you've ever played with a competing brand of “interlocking plastic bricks,” you know that Lego's big advantage is their solidity, ... «Wired, Jul 15»
Wimbledon 2015: I don't care if you love me, but respect me, says …
Wimbledon 2015: I don't care if you love me, but respect me, says Nick ... Nick Kyrgios doesn't want Australians to love him, but believes he ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
Sorry, but the jobless future isn't a luddite fallacy
But policy makers will have a big new problem to deal with: the disappearance of human jobs. Not only will there be fewer jobs for people doing ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
Everyone wants a new education law, but debate will feature …
The law passed with bipartisan support 14 years ago, but since then has become almost universally regarded as an unworkable and overly ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
SVG likes Stanley Johnson but says Pistons' first-rounder must earn …
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Stan Van Gundy has been impressed with Stanley Johnson and was careful to list off the many reasons why, though the ... «MLive.com, Jul 15»
Congress beginning to look beyond Obama presidency, but has he …
It was at about 32.9 million tons in 2008, George W. Bush's last year in office, but rose by nearly two thirds to around 52.1 million tons in 2013, ... «STLtoday.com, Jul 15»
Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets with foreign ministers of Germany, France, China, Britain, Russia and the European Union at a hotel in ... «U.S. News & World Report, Jul 15»
Oil Price Tumble Not Over But Big Upside Lies Ahead
Energy stocks have a somewhat brighter future but will still need time to establish a bottom. So tighten your seatbelt. Weak oil should not be too ... «Barron's, Jul 15»