be very close to

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  • She is very close to her father but not to other family members.
  • I was very close to her as a great light broke over me. Cited from The Lost Continent, by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • It is generally used when a person is very close to death.
  • In this area the water table is very close to the surface.
  • If this system is working, the latter will be very close to the former.
  • He is very close to his daughter and she can talk to him about anything.
  • Southern nature, filled with sun and light, was very close to the artist.
  • He was very close to her now, and his eyes were looking into her eyes. Cited from If I Were King, by Justin Huntly McCarthy
  • I should say that our house was very close to the airport.
  • At this point the train is very close to the ground.
  • He was certain that he was very close to the secret. Cited from Famous Americans of Recent Times, by James Parton
  • He wrote letters to his mother every other day as he was very close to his family.
  • He was very close to his family, where music filled the rooms.
  • From this he argued that they could not be very close to his door. Cited from Once Aboard The Lugger, by A.S.M. Hutchinson
  • Then she was very close to the boy who died. Cited from A Window in Thrums, by J. M. Barrie
  • He was very close to his sister over the years.
  • I was very close to him when he was shot.
  • As a result, he was very close to his extended family.
  • Apparently there was but one door, and I was very close to it. Cited from Twelve Men, by Theodore Dreiser
  • He did not have many friends, but he was very close to the ones he had.
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