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1 I approached him, but he motioned me away.
2 The robbers not only took his money but also laid into him.
3 Romans took over from the Greeks not only their philosophy but their arts.
4 We have reached out to Apple for comment on this file but we have not heard back at the time of publishing.
5 This time the teacher will not mark our English exercises for spelling and grammar, but she will be looking for pleasing expression.
6 But tell me, dear reader, what do you make of this? I'm all for a bit of insouciance with a greenwash, but would it go with the rug?
7 So maybe I should stop describing my life, start showing what happens instead, but I'll get to that bit in a bit, so to speak.
8 But I am lucky because we did get a little bit of the tsunami but nothing like what they got up north.
9 She called Chua's description of filial devotion "twisted, " but didn't totally disagree with her either.
10 Even oranges don't eat the whole peel, but keep the pith, that white stringy stuff; it's packed with flavonoids.
11 in apple peel but is also found in cranberries and prunes and in basil, oregano and thyme.
12 They do not want to kill you, but to torture you and make lunch of your flesh.
13 My ankle was as red as the sky with a perfect globe, right on the bone where there is absolutely no flesh but just a huge vein under the skin.
14 With him is only the arm of flesh, but with us is the Lord our God to help us and to fight our battles.
15 We judge a person not by what he says but by what he does.
16 often have we heard of someone who is an excellent employee but treats his or her spouse like a piece of furniture?
17 In the classroom the teacher is stiff and stern but after class he unbends.
18 It is not how much you read but what you read that counts.
19 Her spoken English is not very good, but her meaning shone through without doubt.
20 I can't date that house exactly, but it must be very old.
21 The room is small but very quiet.
22 Very nice, but why should I use it?
23 It is cheap but it is nice.
24 Yes, it’s always nice to have more money to spend, but I think it’s important to spend more time with my family.
25 I might have nice things, but I don't have time to enjoy them.
26 He loves the South and hopes to remain in this post for a while. But, he says, finding a nice Jewish girl in Mississippi isn't easy.
27 But after a moment, she grinned at him and said, 'But guess what, Santa?
28 He tried to explain, but the European just grinned and closed the door.
29 The next morning it was clear that Daniel had a hangover but as he grinned up at me from his prone position on the couch there was no awkwardness or regret between us.
30 I looked around to see if someone could help me translate but everyone had a phone on each ear.