1 Before turning to those moral and mental aspects of the matter which present the greatest difficulties, let the enquirer begin by mastering more elementary problems.
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2 Some of the animals talked of the duty of loyalty to Mr. Jones, whom they referred to as "Master," or made elementary remarks such as "Mr. Jones feeds us."
3 All this is amusing, though rather elementary, but I must go back to business, Watson.
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4 "Interesting, though elementary," said he as he returned to his favourite corner of the settee.
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5 He took the wolf and locked him up in a cage, with a piece of meat that satisfied, in quantity at any rate, the elementary conditions of the fatted calf, and went off to report.
6 On the piteous spectacle of the pair spending their evenings in shorthand schools and polytechnic classes, learning bookkeeping and typewriting with incipient junior clerks, male and female, from the elementary schools, let me not dwell.
7 The greatest success of the Freedmen's Bureau lay in the planting of the free school among Negroes, and the idea of free elementary education among all classes in the South.
8 The way in which this is done is at once the most elementary and the nicest problem of social growth.
9 He then took a cursory view of the present state of the science and explained many of its elementary terms.
10 THEY'RE still in the elementary stage; an Italian Prince is a great deal more than a Prince to them, and they're always on the brink of taking a courier for one.
11 They satisfied the need seen in its most elementary form in a child, when it wants to have a place rubbed that has been hurt.