unable to get

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  • She was unable to get medical treatment because of her small size.
  • However the French forces were too strong and they were unable to get through.
  • The British were unable to get her off so they destroyed her.
  • He is unable to get the camp dog to move when trying to walk it.
  • Unable to get him down from the tower, they returned to their ship for the night.
  • Or if he had, he had been unable to get word to Frank. Cited from The Boy Scouts on the Trail, by George Durston
  • Unable to get through, he was ordered back to the base.
  • I ran beside it, but was unable to get onto the running board. Cited from More Tish, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • They are unable to get offers to play and this leads to more problems.
  • Although other British vessels arrived they were unable to get her off.
  • Her parents were unable to get news about her since the earthquake struck.
  • When he found himself unable to get parts, he changed his plans and decided to become a director.
  • Speed was unable to get his car up to speed, and the team let him go during practice.
  • He was unable to get a new book published in Ireland until the late 1980s.
  • In several cases, the writers were unable to get the player who was their first choice.
  • Anne was unable to get further news of Michael until he left the country.
  • She tells them she has been robbed and is unable to get home.
  • However, the band was unable to get a recording deal.
  • After putting the crown on his head, he finds himself unable to get it off.
  • We remained all that day and the next, unable to get out and catch any more fish. Cited from Peter Trawl, by W. H. G. Kingston
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