unable to take

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  • The school also runs night classes for those unable to take up full time training.
  • He stood holding them, unable to take his eyes from her face. Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
  • He was unable to take a large view of any subject. Cited from History of England, James II V. 4, Macaulay
  • She considered him entirely unable to take care of himself, he needed a good wife. Cited from The Treasure, by Kathleen Norris
  • Brown was unable to take part in the Mass as he was taken ill.
  • Again I say my fear is they will be unable to take the first step. Cited from Political Diary 1828-1830, Volume II, by Edward Law (Lord Ellenborough)
  • He seemed unable to take his eyes from her hair. Cited from The Camp Fire Girls in the Maine Woods, by Hildegard G. Frey
  • Unable to take this road, he takes another, which leads to the same result. Cited from The Modern Regime V2, by Hippolyte A. Taine OCFV6
  • However, he was unable to take part in the games.
  • However he was unable to take part in the campaign due a serious illness.
  • In typical cases the patient is unable to take any active part in life. Cited from Manual of Surgery, by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
  • I was unable to take my eyes off her.
  • I am now unable to take up the question. Cited from Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie, by Andrew Carnegie
  • He was unable to take part in the semi-final fight because of a minor injury.
  • When he came back later he was unable to take back the umbrella.
  • He was unable to take part in the race.
  • But she was unable to take in a word. Cited from Bertha Garlan, by Arthur Schnitzler
  • The cabinet lived for ten months, but was unable to take the union issue any further.
  • Alabama was unable to take the lead in only scoring ten second half points.
  • However, due to illness, he was unable to take up this post.
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