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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ROADROLLER» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «roadroller» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «roadroller» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about roadroller
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ROADROLLER»
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From Magical Child to Magical Teen: A Guide to Adolescent ...
Immediatelythe spoolrepresents the roadroller withitshuge cylinder onthefrontthat
mashes everything flat. The spool furnishes the roller part, andimagination—the
capacity to create images not present to the senses —fills in the missing parts ...
Joseph Chilton Pearce, 2003
Great Stories for Children
It was just aswell –those sudden drops, hundreds offeet to thevalley below, were
quite frightening. Bina begantowish thatshe hadn't come – or that shehad joined
Prakash on the roadroller instead! Miss Ramola andMr Manididn't seemtonotice ...
The Rupa Book Of Himalayan Tales
While they were drinking cups of tea at the bus stop, waiting for the potato truck
andthe roadroller, Miss Ramolaand Mr. Mani continued their argument about
thedam. Miss Ramola maintained thatitwould bring electric power andwaterfor ...
Ruskin Bond, 2012
A Long Walk For Bina
Binabegan towishthat shehadn't come— or thatshehad joined Prakash on the
roadroller instead! MissRamola andMr. Manididn't seem to noticethe lurching and
groaning of the old bus. They had made this journey many times. They were busy
Ruskin Bond, 2012
The Ruskin Bond Mini Bus
Prakash's small group set off at sunrise, asthey hadto walksome distance in order
to reach the stranded roadroller.The busleftat9 a.m. with MissRamola andher
class, andMr.Mani and some ofhis pupils. The truckwasto follow later.
Ruskin Bond, 2012
Spoonful of Grey
A fat roadroller laid flat the black tar or asphalt or whatever it was. The neighbor's
kids, quiet for once, squatted by the roadside in little groups and watched in
silence as a shining, new road came into existence right in front of their eyes.
Compare the dead metaphorical use of steamroller, as in steamroller tactics with
the lack of a corresponding dead metaphorical use of roadroller (*roadroller
tactics). The two are synonymous (cf. Def. 28) in their literal sense (alloseme (Def.
James Dickins, 1998
Ruskin Bond Children's Omnibus Volume 2
Prakash's small groupset offat sunrise, as they had to walk some distance in
order to reachthe stranded roadroller. The bus left at 9a.m. with Miss Ramola
andher class, and MrMani and some of his pupils. The truckwas to follow later.
Ruskin Bond, 2013
Controller's ... Annual Report: The Fiscal Affairs of ...
119 Somers, Fitler and Todd Co., roadroller supplies and repairs 348 Tranter
Manufacturing Co., roadroller supplies and repairs . . . . 97 Armstrong-
Wo1feZimmerman Co., roadroller supplies and repairs 61 Mercer Rubber Co.,
Allegheny County (Pa.). Office of the Controller, 1915
NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ROADROLLER»
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Jairam Ramesh calls stout lady doctor roadroller
RANCHI: Union rural development minister Jairam Ramesh described an obese lady doctor as a "roadroller" at the inauguration of an eye camp in Latehar on ... «Times of India, Jul 13»
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