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 Meanings and Examples of PAPER
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paper
 n.  thin, flat material made from crushed wood, used for writing or printing
 n.  a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets that contains news and articles
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  They sat down and he took a clumsy little brown paper package out of his coat pocket.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
2  It was a piece of paper, in fact, it was a piece of the letter she had printed for Martha to send to Dickon.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
3  Tom got out a bit of paper and carefully unrolled it.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
4  His name even went into immortal print, for the village paper magnified him.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
5  The village paper published biographical sketches of the boys.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXV
6  So Tom got out a sheet of paper that he had wrote the oath on, and read it.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER II.
7  So I give it a shake, and out drops a little piece of paper with "HALF-PAST TWO" wrote on it with a pencil.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII.
8  "Pen, ink, and paper," muttered Fernand.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 4. Conspiracy.
9  "Pen, ink, and paper, then," called Fernand loudly.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 4. Conspiracy.
10  He did not speak, but showed the paper to Dantes.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 18. The Treasure.
11  Formerly his paper, at any date, was taken with confidence, and was even in request.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
12  The curate, astonished at his quickness and intelligence, made him a present of pens, paper, and a penknife.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 33. Roman Bandits.
13  And he passed the paper to the officer commanding the carbineers, who read and returned it to him.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 35. La Mazzolata.
14  Monte Cristo raised his eyes from the paper, and bowed.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 55. Major Cavalcanti.
15  "You understand, baron, my grandfather wishes you to read this paper," said Valentine.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 75. A Signed Statement.
Example Sentence: (141 in 10 pages)
16  The children cut the paper into various simple shapes.
17  The new wall paper will brighten up the room.
18  Paint won't cover the mark on the wall,so we shall have to paper over it.
19  The paper had intended to base itself in London.
20  Line the base of the dish with greaseproof paper and lightly grease the sides.
21  There was a picture in the paper of a man whose leg had been blown off.
22  Kevin stopped to buy the evening paper from a news vendor.
23  The paper has a wide readership.
24  Don't use these scissors to cut paper or card.
25  Some pieces of paper spiraled up into the sky with the wind.
26  The right to demand payment from the endorser of a commercial paper when the first party liable fails to pay.
27  Freud first mentioned this concept in his paper "On Narcissism".
28  He's giving a paper on thermodynamics at a conference at Manchester University.
29  He drew an oblique line form one corner of the paper to the other.
30  They struck a deal with their paper supplier, getting two years of newsprint on credit.