1 Yet his zeal for certain studies was remarkable, and within eccentric limits his knowledge was so extraordinarily ample and minute that his observations have fairly astounded me.
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2 He was a man with some amount of self-importance and a certain air of command.
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3 I was to bring a certain sum a week to the owner, and whatever was over that I might keep for myself.
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4 And what is more, the words of the song also came back-words, I am certain, which were sung by the animals of long ago and have been lost to memory for generations.
5 Now if there was one thing that the animals were completely certain of, it was that they did not want Jones back.
6 And--I was a long way away, but I am almost certain I saw this--he was talking to you and you were allowing him to stroke your nose.
7 Suddenly he slipped and it seemed certain that they had him.
8 The animals were not certain what the word meant, but Squealer spoke so persuasively, and the three dogs who happened to be with him growled so threateningly, that they accepted his explanation without further questions.
9 Even so, it was found necessary to leave certain tasks undone.
10 From now onwards Animal Farm would engage in trade with the neighbouring farms: not, of course, for any commercial purpose, but simply in order to obtain certain materials which were urgently necessary.
11 And yet, against their will, they had developed a certain respect for the efficiency with which the animals were managing their own affairs.
12 Once again some of the animals heard this with a certain bewilderment, but Squealer was soon able to convince them that their memories had been at fault.
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13 And now, he said finally, he would ask the company to rise to their feet and make certain that their glasses were full.
14 And the local train, which met the express train, arrived by no means punctually, even if he caught the early train which was by no means certain.
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15 The gramophone, while the scene was removed, gently stated certain facts which everybody knows to be perfectly true.
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