We will not appear like fools in this matter, and as if we have no authority over our own daughter.Richardson.
As if the fruit or the flower not only depends on a root as one of the conditions among others of its development, but is itself actually the root.Morley.
But this looks as if he has included the original 30,000 men.Times.
There have been rumours lately, as if the present state of the nation may seem to this species of agitators a favourable period for recommencing their intrigues.Scott.
General Linevitch reports that the army is concentrating as if it intends to make a stand.Times.
As if the same end may not, and must not, be compassed, according to its circumstances, by a great diversity of ways.Burke.
It would be advisable to wait for fuller details before making any attempt to appraise the significance of the raid from the military point of view, if, indeed, the whole expedition were not planned with an eye to effect.Times.
...and who, taking my offered hand, bade me 'Good morning'nightfall though it were.Times.
Dr. Chalmers was a believer in an Establishment as he conceived an Establishment should be. Whether such an Establishment were possible or not it is not for me now to discuss.Lord Rosebery.