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Example sentences for sure
It is a rare sure thing in a post-bubble age of uncertainty.
Avoid boots with padding inside, a sure sign of shoddy construction.
If evolution has a top-ten list of nifty innovations, then complex social behavior is sure to be on it.
No one can tell you for sure what the appendix does.
Be sure to cook only with pesticide-free lavenders grown for culinary use.
That's why it's best to make sure your secret agent gear is top quality and working properly.
So in the end there is no sure formula, and you'll need to use your own best judgment.
Six is not enough to be sure that oscillation is going on, but it is a strong hint that it might be.
Make sure that all of the cards are lined up evenly in the stack.
Crucial advice for future banding participants: before you grab the bird's body, be sure your partner has grabbed the head.
Be sure to choose one that will look attractive with the existing plants that grow nearby.
When betting big on converting wood to biofuel, first make sure you have enough trees to do the job.
Re-read the ad and make sure you can specifically address the job responsibilities they listed.
Please be sure to include your full name, mailing address, and phone number.
But scientists have never been sure how this was accomplished.
If my professor was sure of anything, it was that my specimen was not a fossil.
Make sure different notes carry equal volume and clarity.
Make sure it gets included in our campus-architecture database.
But he is sure to face attacks from those who feel is being insincere, which means everyone.
Ask them to make sure their models match the type of disaster represented.
No one is sure who regulates genetically modified insects.
If you go, be sure to tour the flags on permanent display in the museum.
Check to make sure the screen material is not crooked.
If you're not sure you know what you're doing, don't even start.
Be sure that you know which approach your department wants you to take.
They are sure to face primary challengers who will accuse them of treason if they go back on their word.
If you don't have a/c, be sure to bring plenty of extra water for the trip.
If you notice leaks in the system, either at the fittings or emitters, make sure the tubing is properly fitted.
Make sure you understand the ways in which the perception is actually substantive.
Indeed, the calm is so pervasive that no one seems sure what is coming next.
He is quite sure there are no more than three leakers.
At the same time, make sure all emitters are dripping water.
In my mind, there is no doubt that an important part of my job is to make sure my graduate students get their own jobs.
Sure bulging legs and tremendous stamina will keep you in the race, but the right gear is crucial if you want to win.
Before you get too excited, you need to make sure your cabinets are paintable.
It feels highly strung and nervous, not altogether sure of itself.
Three types of game play make sure you really know your stuff and never get bored.
Check the leaves and stems to be sure no insects are present.
Be sure to ask for a parent's help before you start this project.
Mizuna can last an entire season by harvesting the outer leaves and making sure the new growth is unharmed.
Make sure that you keep your gas tank full and carry extra water and food in case you have problems.
Serve them alongside broiled, grilled, or steamed fish and be sure to have plenty of rice to soak up the sauce.
To make sure they dry thoroughly and don't stick together, stir twice a day.
Turn the vase regularly as you work to make sure the arrangement looks great from all angles.
Be sure to serve this meal with a big, bold red wine.
Be sure to keep milky sap away from eyes, as it can cause severe damage.
Therefore make sure that you have plenty of time to do it right.
Make sure that you cut the notches in the same sides of the legs.
The same is not true for poker, which offers multiple opportunities to make sure you lose.
Each high-quality poster is gorgeous and is sure to be a welcome addition to any room or office.
Sure it's cheesy, but even a bad joke can help keep the audience engaged.
He is sure that strenuous exercise is a menace to his fragile health.
No matter what cuisine visitors find themselves craving, restaurants and food festivals around the state are sure to satisfy.
You're sure to find a floor that meets your color and design needs, manufactured with the latest technology.
When you've finally found the gift for the geek who has every gadget, make sure you wrap it in some suitably geeky wrapping paper.
Be sure that you remain professionally active, even after the tenure denial.
However, polio is endemic, so make sure you've had your adult booster shot.
Now, as a parent, part of your job is to make sure your kids are safe and feel safe.
Loved the photographs--not so sure about the commentary, which didn't really tell the story.
No one is sure in which direction he will push the economy, now wobbling after years of steady, commodity-fuelled growth.
Be sure to include your neighborhood, school, and places where you shop and spend your free time.
Running bamboo can get away from you, that's for sure.
Not sure about the dept, but the city is a beautiful place.
If you want to live in a nation that is prospering, make sure that its available energy supply is abundant.
But with the winter hibernation season closing in, it's sad to know that more bats are sure to die.
Still, regulators want to make sure that they cannot be accused of sitting on their hands.
Be sure to include a resume and cover letter stating your salary requirement and why this position is of interest to you.
Then spray adhesive to the flower, being sure to cover the entire surface.
All the more reason that colleges should make sure their contact lists are up to date.
The only people sure to come out smiling are the lawyers.
The money sounds good to us, but am not sure if it is what he deserves or not.
Be sure to try their other flavors too, including cappuccino and chocolate.
If nothing else, be sure to take maximum advantage of the benefits offered if you are hired.
Be sure to check out the photo gallery for some great pictures.
No one's quite sure why crown-of-thorns epidemics are on the rise.
Scientists aren't sure when the volcano will quiet down, and it continues to throw ash and stone.
Be sure to mark where the orientation lines meet the paper.
One of our all-time favorite grilled shrimp recipes, this main dish is sure to please a crowd.
When the square feet aren't adjustable, make sure your furniture and fixtures are.
Sure, it's better known for manicured fairways and sybaritic spas.
Before installing a system, consult a builder or engineer to make sure your roof can handle the extra weight from heavy rainfall.
Put cubes in a bowl and add lime juice, making sure to cover fish completely with juice.
Make sure booing implicates only its specific target.
Making sure that everyone has insurance, important as that is, will not solve the cost problem.
It is the wisdom of rats, that will be sure to leave a house somewhat before it fall.
Stir and pour some in a cup to be sure that spout is free from grounds.
But in the diversity of answers he could find no sure dependence.
From being quite sure of himself and his future he becomes not at all sure.
Let stand until cold, again screw covers, being sure this time that jars are air-tight.
There are sure to be foreign sounds or accentual peculiarities that do not fit the native phonetic habits.
But in all cases it may be said that a writer should not indulge in these unless he is quite sure he is a good writer.
While waiting, make sure you remain active in your field.
Make sure your husband sends out more applications in the fall, then see if his current employer will beat the highest offer.
Unrestricted giving sure is a big win for development officers, but donors often come out unhappy.
If you're renting or in a house share make sure that you've sorted out whether the rent includes utility bills or not.
In fact, while there really is no right answer to that question, there sure are wrong ones.
If they ask for letters, make sure the letters get sent.
Make sure you pack your interview clothes in your carry-on bag.
Sure, my sons would rather plunge two stories out their bedroom windows than have me kiss them good night.
Sure, almost everybody lies-but they don't lie by much.
And sure, the same technology could someday help blast satellites out of orbit.
Sure a prolonged period of credit seizure would have done quite a bit of damage.
Sure, you won't get shot walking the streets, but you will die of boredom.
To another, it means making sure that everybody gets equal shares.
It's sure to raise the ire of some fans who consider it an invasion of privacy.
Before you decide to dive in again, however, make sure you have an exit strategy.
Make sure everyone understands the importance of the goals, as well as the timelines for achieving them.
Try to make sure the entire team has a shared set of characteristics: courage, the willingness to take risks, confidence.
Make sure that you have your gloves, goggles, hat and any other items you may have removed while riding.
We're not sure if he'll be getting an invite to spring training or not, but he won't be making the club even if he does.
Again, such subtle differences underscore the importance of reading the prospectus to make sure you know what you're buying.
Be sure to walk the perimeter to glimpse the flying buttresses that support the structure as well as the famous gargoyles.
Explain that scientists aren't sure of the answers to these questions but continue to investigate them.
Be sure to record your correct answers in the table.
No one is sure how long it will take to pump out floodwaters once the levees are repaired.
Farmers had to make sure they had enough food to last through the cold winters.
Sure, it's tough-but please, no round-the-world racing.
No one knows for sure what's causing this jellyfish traffic jam.
Sure, the natural rhythms of climate might explain a few of the warming signs you'll read about in the following pages.
Be sure to treat the natives in the friendliest manner that you are able.
Still don't know for sure what caused all this itching.
He had to be acquainted with meteorology and know enough fluid dynamics to make sure he didn't overload his ship with booty.
To be sure, the appeal of shared interests may be specific to long-term relationships.
People preaching their point of view seem awfully sure of themselves.
Researchers aren't sure why there's been a jump, but the new data indicate that cocaine is still a problem.
The company adopts the policy, and sure enough, the environment is harmed.
Sure enough, the newly infected mice grew more energetic and bold.
Sure, if a belief is causing anger, than dispelling that belief might resolve the anger.
Sure, organic is good but not always healthy either.
But this time, the experimenters made sure to avoid contamination of their samples.
There is only one sure thing that will reduce or remove our human impact on the environment.
The new dodge is that it was a long time ago and we're not sure what he was doing.
To be sure, global environmental constraints are already starting to impose themselves.
Sure enough, under a microscope, it appeared that the bone was filled with red disks.
He was not even sure that he would get to build this one.
Sure, the latter imposes problems and frustrations, but it's so much more rewarding in the long run.
In restaurants, you get in the habit of being sure you taste everything lots.
The discovery is sure to intrigue not only researchers, but poachers.
He worked a hand pump on the inside and leaned his head out to make sure the liquid gold was flowing.
On thing is sure, those circles cannot be the haphazard traces of so-called ufos.
One data point isn't enough to know for sure, though.
Even worse, we're not sure what the virus is up to yet.
Make sure your insurance covers not only property and inventory damage and loss, but also for business interruption.
Here's the pull: when money gets tight, producers look for sure things.
The sheriff asked him if he was sure, and he said yes.
Marriage is accounted a serious matter, but advice about marriage is sure to be humorous.
He was making fun of the songs, sure, but he wasn't saying they were bad songs.
Make sure you cook your spaghetti before you start the sauce, and drizzle with some oil as it rests so it doesn't stick together.
Many people who are sure that controlling population is the answer overseas are equally sure that the answer is different here.
Coat with bread crumbs, making sure edges are coated well.
And with such an eclectic mix of cuisines, you're sure to find something new.
Sometimes, when it happens, you're not sure at first that it really did happen.
In each case, one of the options would be a fifty-fifty bet and the other would be a sure thing.
Not so sure, since this already appears to be by-invitation-only and plans to be incentivized.
These were modest stunts, to be sure, except for this fact: the jets have no pilots.
To be sure, manufacturers and researchers have been exploring piecemeal ways to make portable computers more energy efficient.
Sure enough, nitrogen leaks out of solution more slowly ensuring that its bubbles are smaller.
It lets a website make sure that conversations about its content are centered right there on its own site.
What's for sure is that we're likely to hear a lot more abut zeno switches.
The researchers made sure the program is small, so that it doesn't use too much power.
People should learn some facts and not be so sure they're smarter than everyone else.
Surfaces in different conditions have varying electron affinity, sure enough.
It is a fascinating service, that is for sure, but still in its infancy.
If you tell him there's wet paint on the park bench, he'll want to touch it to make sure.
The storm is blasting out tons of radio noise, a sure sign that lightning must be dancing prodigiously beneath those clouds.
The transplant team took several steps to be sure the transfer was complete.
The red glow is characteristic of hot hydrogen, and is a sure-fire way to know that gas is being excited by the stars nearby.
The basic message is simple: sure, you can find some circles in the sky if you look there.
Sure enough, the biopsy of her face revealed a basal cell carcinoma.
Enough material is coated on the windward surface to make sure it lasts through the whole process.
There are scary things in space, sure, but it's easy for these things to get amplified beyond what they deserve.
But it's a sure bet that each one has a favorite new fashion purchase too.
Sure, less than a decade ago, he was on top of the world.
To be sure, the digital revolution has made this feat of fame possible.
Take your tiny fork and sort of move the oyster around in its liquid-filled half shell to make sure it's detached.
He's going to make sure he's got a great performance from every angle.
Then the sad violin music plays, so we're really sure.
What follows is a helpful guide to make sure that your own ignorance does not stand in the way of your enthusiasm or enjoyment.
He's sure he's driving people crazy by constantly talking about how he can't leave his hotel room.
Kate, on the other hand, was less sure of what the future held.
Don't let this discourage you, or delay your taking simpler actions for sure savings.
Property inspections to make sure you are living in the home and maintaining the property.
Make sure supplemental flushing equipment provides sufficient water.
Be sure to include both your current address and your new one.
Conversely, if you invite someone to live at your house, be sure to tell the neighbors.
The player said he was fine, but he wasn't, and he sure wasn't going to miss a game against his old team.
Make sure you tune in to the first episode of the season.
But he sure thanks the politicians who made it happen.
Make sure your employers have not withheld more than that.
No one is quite sure how long the newspaper has been asking for readers to make and ship in their cookies.
We are sure that the new law will attract serious criticism.
Sure, it's more creative than chocolate and flowers, but mental-asylum accessories don't exactly scream romance.
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