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Maybe he made simpler examples by using twigs and little wooden sticks.
And there is this: a seaman's roughly made wooden trunk, perhaps four feet long, its exterior without significant decoration.
Each of the hand-selected wooden wagon wheels has been restored and made into a fully functioning timepiece.
It includes the world's largest wooden dome structure.
The next thing you notice is the line of wooden carts along the wall.
The anxiety of many job seekers shows through in their letters, usually in wooden, awkward prose.
In the machine shop, a wooden model airplane is being worked on by two students.
We looked at menus scribbled on round wooden paddles.
Chimney fires could beget larger blazes that would destroy blocks and blocks of wooden houses.
If somebody walked into my office now, they'd get a wooden duck straight between the eyes.
Whittled wooden chains are carved from a long solid piece of wood, such as a broomstick.
Roy's far from the only artist working with finely-crafted wooden automata.
In a pinewood derby, kids and parents build a small wooden car and race them down a track.
For example, what category is a wooden spoon in, wood or spoon.
To make the axles, use a wood screw to hold the center of each can to a half-inch-diameter wooden dowel.
If they need more light at night, they burn wooden tapirs.
He travels over a smooth frozen lake that has narrow wooden poles sticking up and out of the ice.
Seven wooden shelves were stacked atop one another and arranged in two long rows.
Above each machinist's workstation there was a wooden cube with a different colour painted on each face.
And look for wooden pegs rather than nails in the soles: when wet, the wood expands and contracts with the leather.
For two years, he was kept in solitary confinement, in a cell that was little more than a toilet hole with a wooden board on top.
The structure stands on stilts in a park and visitors enter across a long wooden footbridge.
Not only books were burned, but also the carved wooden blocks from which they were printed.
Considering the number of persons who wear them, one may justifiably affirm that wooden legs are quite fashionable in these times.
Lobster claws kept shut with wooden pegs don't taste as good as those closed with elastic bands.
Instead, they placed the body into a wooden coffin and transported it to a small cave at the height of a cliff.
As a result, many details of daily life were preserved: wooden toothbrushes, leather shoes and fabric.
The structure, whose purpose remains a mystery, started out as a huge earthen ditch with wooden posts and walls.
Work the flour mixture into the water with a wooden spoon, or use your hands.
The book was a revelation, a time machine to the era of wooden ballparks, day games and legal spitballs.
She did not shift her feet during the recital-perhaps because the old wooden floor planks could creak loudly.
Old barn boards make rich and interesting wooden floors.
With hand-carved wooden blocks, a wax resist is applied to the fabric.
Next to the village there was a giant wooden version of the famous stone circle.
People may have then used a wooden sledge to move pillars from the quarry to the construction site.
Knoll speculated that the pillars may have been propped up, perhaps by wooden posts.
The tomb contained a wooden coffin decorated with a copper lattice and a gilded mask, sitting on a raised platform.
Now lacking the wooden ship's wheel, the bronze telemotor on the bridge once operated the steering gear.
Humans could have quarried the site and dragged the blocks on wooden rafts.
In the flower robot, the platform sits inside the blue wooden flowerpot.
It became popular to use darker roofing shingles, which more resembled wooden shingles and better concealed dirt and mold.
These tiles rest on the same kind of framework a wooden deck does.
The wooden material goes well with a rustic look, ideal for outfitting your camper in the style of a movable lodge.
With a small wooden skewer make an incision in centre of each handle and insert a small sprig of parsley.
Put in a bowl and work with a wooden spoon until soft and of creamy consistency.
Flour handle of wooden spoon and make a deep crease in middle of each biscuit, take up, and press edges together.
Cut one piece in eight fillets, sprinkle with salt and lemon juice, roll and fasten with small wooden skewers.
Put butter in a bowl, and with small wooden spoon work until creamy.
Put ingredients in a bowl and beat all together for three minutes, using a wooden cake spoon.
Place can containing mixture to be frozen in wooden tub, cover, and adjust top.
The third thing they tell of is the exchange of vessel, as of treen platters into pewter, and wooden spoons into silver or tin.
They seated themselves in a close and dim sort of bar-parlour, at a stained wooden table with one wooden leg.
Take up each fillet separately with a fork, dip in butter, roll and fasten with a small wooden skewer.
The walls were lined with books, held in place by sliding wooden slats, padlocked at the ends.
Add oil, at first drop by drop, stirring with a wooden spoon or wire whisk.
The long, irregular-shaped pieces may be rolled, and fastened with small wooden skewers.
Amory called a greeting and descending a flight of wooden steps approached the car.
The large pillow at the head of the bed may not touch the wooden back of the bed.
Roll paste over wooden forms bought for the purpose, having edges overlap.
It's simple: flat wooden base, wire fastenings, spring trap.
Taking a deep breath, he lowered the rear hatch of the truck and inspected the rope knotted to a hefty wooden crate.
Steep metal slides and wooden towers have given way to slow, plastic slides and carefully penned-in climbing contraptions.
Harried staffers in blue suits and crew cuts shoved against the big wooden door panels, to no avail.
Blend with a wooden spoon until smooth, then add the grated cheese and cooked spinach.
The gilded walls and ceilings are unchanged, but the throne has been replaced by a simple wooden structure serving as a platform.
The audience was packed tight, rows of folding chairs extended beyond the wooden pews to capture the overflow.
They rigged up their own instruments, such as a wooden plank outfitted with a single string and two pickups.
Coarsely mash with a wooden spoon, tossing to incorporate the olive oil and garlic.
Even his universally praised dialogue turns wooden the moment he attempts to grasp what lies beneath the social surface.
Remove the clay pot from the oven and place on a wooden surface or on folded kitchen towel.
Or you might see a fully stocked general store with original wooden boxes and shelves with tin cans.
From daybreak, patients filled the crude wooden benches of the waiting room.
Most of the city is built on tens of thousands of wooden piers driven into the mud bottom of the lagoon.
Bottles half-filled with chemicals crowd the rough wooden shelves and stone-topped tables.
Richly appointed wooden chambers contained well-preserved mummies, their skin covered in elaborate, twisting animal tattoos.
The locals quickly learned to clamber over the foam pilings with wooden planks.
The ceremony concluded a several week tour of a wooden casket with the astronomer's remains.
Apparently a tenter is a wooden frame for stretching cloth.
The materials themselves are simple: wooden struts, elastic cords, and plastic caps to keep things in place.
Wooden vessels over a certain size leak a lot because of the torsional stresses applied by the waves.
Suppose the government set a standard for wooden ladders.
Insert a wooden stick halfway into each apple at stem end.
Transfer to a plate and cool slightly, then insert a wooden stick into each hot dog.
Add butter and stir with a wooden spoon, letting butter melt completely.
Sift flour in a mound on a wooden board or work surface and make a well in center.
Turn oven off and prop door open slightly with a wooden spoon.
Continue to cook, stirring occasionally with a wooden spoon, until sugar is melted into a deep-golden caramel.
But this crowded family-style restaurant, with its high-walled wooden booths and sawdust-covered floors, isn't about settling in.
Add flour and salt and stir with a wooden spoon until mixture begins to come together.
Add vinegar to skillet and deglaze, boiling and scraping up brown bits with a wooden spoon until liquid is reduced by half.
Add mixture to sponge and beat with a wooden spoon until combined well.
There is a sleeping loft, a ceiling crossed by wooden beams, paintings of knights.
The family huddled on a wooden settee and in plastic chairs around a brazier of burning coals on the concrete floor to keep warm.
Beneath it stood a wooden table and a couple of chairs.
At first he seemed tentative and wooden, stammering and repeating himself, too nervous to punctuate his sentences with gestures.
He also fitted it with a portable wooden camera perch.
And this hurts, because they are both trained in the theater and know the pitfalls of wooden productions.
When replacing yard fences, instead of building a wooden fence, opt for a living fence.
When he reached a wooden windmill on the left side, he stopped.
Carole's head is down in the lower right corner, ducking beneath a wooden fence rail.
The old office was musty and formal, with rich wooden bookcases and heavily sculpted furniture upholstered in leather.
The walls are replaced by concrete blocks, wire, or wooden fences.
His one and only audition proved a humiliating failure: he was dismissed as wooden and expressionless.
The copy shop had been completely gutted, the wooden beams charred and swollen into a kind of delicate filigree.
Wooden shards and slate roof tiles are falling down from above.
At the farmer's market, there are mounds of softening peaches on the wooden tables-covered in perhaps less welcome mounds of bees.
It was an odd combination of elegant old wooden buildings and new three-story reinforced-concrete buildings.
She lived in the kitchen and ruled the house with an oily wooden spoon in her hand.
Dishes arrive on wooden boards with a slightly adhesive waxy surface, so that artful presentations don't slide around.
We stayed in a wooden cabin that stood alone by the shore and was painted the brown of withered leaves.
And there was a darkened opera house growing cardboard trees and shining wooden moons.
The couple and their four sons lived in a simple wooden hermitage by the lake.
They chopped down the forests for fuel, and for the construction of wooden objects.
Say what you will about the finished product, but don't you dare call the acting wooden.
The wooden cover has spiral bead maze with wooden beads that slide up, down and around.
They designed and built it to rest on the runner braces, with wooden dowels uniting the braces and the bottom of the box.
Company policy dictates that pots, pans and wooden spoons work and live on the premises.
Squeeze out all water by pressing spinach in colander with the back of your hand or wooden spoon.
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