great favour

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  • The project was received with great favour by the friends of co-operation. Cited from Thrift, by Samuel Smiles
  • And a very great favour shall have also been shown to me. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • I am going to ask you to do me a great favour. Cited from Of Human Bondage, by W. Somerset Maugham
  • Such artists as these, however, never gained great favour in the capital. Cited from The Venetian Painters of the Renaissance, by Bernhard Berenson
  • So you will be doing us both a great favour. Cited from Treatises on Friendship and Old Age, by Cicero
  • When you have done me a great favour, will you now deny me this small thing? Cited from The Purple Land, by W. H. Hudson
  • You will be doing me a great favour by remaining. Cited from Vain Fortune, by George Moore
  • Indeed, she will do me a great favour by remaining. Cited from Vain Fortune, by George Moore
  • And now, uncle, I want you to do me a great favour. Cited from Jennie Baxter, Journalist, by Robert Barr
  • The game of football is in great favour at the Japanese Court. Cited from Tales of Old Japan, by Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford
  • He remained there a short time in great favour. Cited from Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson, Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
  • I told him, that I should take that young lady's company for a great favour. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9), by Samuel Richardson
  • I take it as a great Favour, that you have not thought much to write to me. Cited from Colloquies of Erasmus, Vol. I, by Erasmus, Ed. by Rev. E. Johnson
  • Won't you as a great favour to me? Cited from The Thirteenth Chair, by Bayard Veiller
  • Neither his father nor any of his forefathers had had such a great favour shown them. Cited from The Discovery of the Source of the Nile, by Speke
  • It will be a great favour to me, if you can induce him to come. Cited from The Garies and Their Friends, by Frank J. Webb
  • I live at the mill, sir; I have a great favour to ask. Cited from The Guilty River, by Wilkie Collins
  • And you will do me a great favour. Cited from The Underground Railroad, by William Still
  • She gives lessons just to a very few; it's a great favour. Cited from The Tragic Muse, by Henry James
  • "Should you be very much surprised if I asked you to do me a great favour?" Cited from Basil, by Wilkie Collins
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