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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NERVY» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about nervy
2 QUOTES WITH «NERVY»
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E. L. Doctorow
We're always attracted to the edges of what we are, out by the edges where it's a little raw and nervy.
I'm a very nervy kind of person, who finds it almost impossible to relax.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NERVY»
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Straight and Curvy, Meek and Nervy: More about Antonyms
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Brian P. Cleary, 2011
“Do you mean that imp of a Nervy Johns? Why, she's the plague of the whole
Court, she and that Timmy Ryan. An' they're always playin' tricks. Why 'twas only
a month ago she took your lasts and sailed 'em down the gutter!" “ 'Twas in play.
The White Elephant: A Monthly Magazine of Original Stories...
“I went and bought you that sewin' machine—jes' f' you, Nervy—an' a bran new
stove, too—f' you, Nervy—jes' f' you. Nobody says I was good to you. Nervy, was I
mean t' you, Nervy ?” he sobbingly implored. - “It ain't no use 0' talkin' t' daid ...
MLLE. DE NERvY (advancing, her tone almost aggressive)—When there is no
publicity, then the fault is less grave? YOLANDE (a little embarrassed)—
Undoubtedly! MLLE. DE NERvY—That is not my opinion. I do not know of what
sin you are ...
Nervy the Ghost
Bernadette Reece was born in Birmingham, England in 1959.
Bernadette Reece, Berni, 2004
Where the River Ends
His eyes narrowed on Nervy. “Ellswood Maxwell Lamont Augustus the Third." N
ervy stood up. The judge dropped the papers in front of him and folded his hands
across his desk. “Nervy, I thought I told you I didnlt want to ever see you in my ...
Charles Martin, 2011
The Saturday Evening Post
You got speed, control, curves—everything? " “I've got everything— but an
interest in the money you're going to win," said' Nervy. Lefkowitz was astonished.
“Ain't twenty dollars enough for you—and ten for your friend here—and carfare?
School and Playground
Nervy scampered along with the rest, and they pushed and pulled, and tore their
dresses, and some of the little girls tumbled into the water. But Nervy — Nervy
met with the greatest misfortune. For her mother's gold chain caught in the tree ...
Howard Pyle, 1891
Tall Tales of the Devil's Apron
Anyhow he ob-jected to his son, Herbert Hoover, a-marryin' Seven-Britches' gal,
but Bizz'ness Bill's wife, Nervy, she had other idees bekaze she liked the gal. "
Nervy!" I ejaculated. "That's a peculiar name, too." "Short fer Minervy, but ever'
Herbert M. Sutherland, 1988
Gleanings in Bee Culture
"Now. I am just curious to know what happened, Mr. Griggs. You didn't take a
pocketful of bees to church with you, I hope?" " No, Mr. Rambler, it was worse
than that — worse than that." "Now, My-nervy, I wish you'd keep still about that
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NERVY»
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A few days out of the office and not a huge amount has happened in the world of the FX markets, but the action has clearly been more in the ... «FX-MM, Jul 15»
Cobie Smulders copes with an Unexpected pregnancy in this very …
Anyone anticipating the sort of nervy, uninhibited, aggressively uncommercial work that the Swanbergs used to produce, however, is likely to ... «A.V. Club Denver/Boulder, Jul 15»
'Paper Towns' movie review: Teen-lit mystery-romance takes aim at …
... the film is most interesting as a perspective on adolescence in which all the girls are more mature, nervy and perceptive than any of the boys, ... «NOLA.com, Jul 15»
Infidelity Is Steeped In Suspense In 'Among The Ten Thousand Things'
... not Kay's parents will stay together or divorce, she does something nervy right in the middle of this novel: she inserts a glimpse into the future. «KCUR, Jul 15»
Fran Kirby's new side beat Reading FC Women in the FA Women's …
"It was a little bit nervy and we were a little bit slow out the blocks, just getting used to their formation, but into the next 15 or 20 minutes we did ... «getreading, Jul 15»
India tour of Sri Lanka: Meet Virat Kohli and his band of 14 for tour
After making a 'nervy' return to Test cricket in Bangladesh, Harbhajan should be much more confident on his second return assignment. «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
Real Madrid manager "100 percent" sure Ramos will stay with club
The 20-year-old took a nervy first touch in Sky Blue - falling over the ball - but quickly bounced back to score inside of three minutes. «Xinhua, Jul 15»
FC Astra Giurgiu 0-0 (1-0 agg) Inverness: Caley Thistle bow out
The Scottish Cup holders made the better chances in a nervy match but lacked a cutting edge up front and the hosts hung on to see out a ... «SkySports, Jul 15»
Reading 2-3 Chelsea
"It was a little bit nervy and we were a little bit slow out the blocks, just getting used to their formation, but into the next 15 or 20 minutes we did ... «The FA, Jul 15»
Celtic goal hero Nir Bitton: We panicked after Icemen opened scoring
That will be a test for the Parkhead club, but Bitton is just happy to be there after what for a time was a nervy night. Bitton said: "I'm really happy. «Glasgow Evening Times, Jul 15»
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