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8 examples:

How do you make a box?

Could you put these in a box?

Will a new Dad's Army film have a box office battle?
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

The film Dunkirk is a box office hit, but how is it going down in Dunkirk?
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

But what if you didn't and it ended up in a box of cards, marbles and die cast cars at Goodwill?
(Moira Vetter, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

He may be king of the jungle, but Tarzan is a box office pauper, so why does Hollywood persist with remakes?
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

Looking for a way to celebrate Valentine’s Day that goes beyond a bouquet of roses and a box of chocolates?
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

We finally got our answer to that question, first posed in the series eight trailer, and it was worth the wait. “I’m not a good man and I’m not a bad man,” he concluded. “I am an idiot with a box and a screwdriver.” Aren’t we all, Doctor, aren’t we all?
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

You make a box.

Kumi made a box.

He gave her a box.

I'm opening a box.

I don't have a box.

She unearthed a box.

I need a box of nails.

Kumi did not make a box.

He made a box yesterday.

He bought a box of candy.

I need a box of this size.

I can put things in a box.

He ate a box of chocolates.

He made me a box yesterday.

I need a key to open a box.

One day I found a box there.

Tom put everything in a box.

They bought a box of cookies.

They received a box of books.

She wove the grass into a box.

I want to find a box for this.

Tom put his things into a box.

Tom was putting stuff in a box.

Tom put all his stuff in a box.

Tom bought Mary a box of cookies.

I'm going to buy a box of matches.

I bought a box lunch at the station.

Grandmother sent us a box of apples.

The rockets cost twenty reais a box.

Tom pulled a box from under the bed.

The shape of a box is usually square.

The dog was in a box under the table.

Mother sent us grapes packed in a box.

We haven't any lid for a box that big.

This is too heavy a box for me to carry.

Argentinian grapes for five reals a box!

Tom opened a box of matches and lit one.

I want a box in which to keep these toys.

I want a box three times as large as this.

They dug up a box containing human remains.

I soon came across a box labeled Terry Tate.

I found a box of Tom's things in the closet.

This is so heavy a box that I can't carry it.

She presented him with a box of Havana cigars.

Tom unplugged the toaster and put it in a box.

A carcase is not a box for a motorized vehicle.

That is too small a box to hold all these things.

Tom entered his office and saw a box on his desk.

Tom asked Mary to buy a box of laundry detergent.

What you're looking for is in a box in the basement.

Mary's boss gave her a box of candy for her birthday.

I gave my son a box of candy, which he opened happily.

Tom put all his money in a box and hid it under his bed.

Put the old newspapers in a box and immediately put them away.

Keep a box of baking soda in the fridge to keep it smelling clean.

It's better if you put all that in a box so that you don't lose anything.

Tom got a box of cereal out of the cupboard and poured himself a bowlful.

I didn't have time to cook dinner tonight, so I went out and bought a box meal.

The place was empty. She was alone in the darkness, except for a cat hiding behind a box.

The wagon was so closely packed with boys of all ages that it looked like a box of sardines.

"Tom gave Mary a box of chocolates and one long-stemmed rose for her birthday." "That's really sweet."

Life is as a box of matches. Treating it cautiously is foolish, not treating it cautiously is dangerous.

Life is like a box of matches - treating it too seriously is stupid, whereas being careless with it is dangerous.

There, in front of him, in a box sat a beautiful woman. Around her neck she wore a long gold chain, from which hung a large medallion.

You must empty a box before you fill it again.
(Irish proverb)

You can't put democracy and freedom back into a box.
(George W. Bush)

Life in a box is better than no life at all... I expect.
(Tom Stoppard)

I did get Tom Hanks to say, Life is just a box of chocolates.
(James Lipton)

Life is like a box of sardines and we are all looking for the key.
(Alan Bennett)

A box without hinges, key, or lid, yet golden treasure inside is hid.
(J.R.R. Tolkien)

I've never done a box set, and Eddie's full of it if he says otherwise.
(Sammy Hagar)

Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.
(George Herbert)

Some men's memory is like a box where a man should mingle his jewels with his old shoes.
(George Savile)

Agents and producers have to get you into a box to accommodate their limited imaginations.
(Imelda Staunton)

A woman who does not understand by a look of the eye won't understand by a box of the fist.
(Maltese proverb)

When I read the script, I was like, Hello, woman in a box. I had to explore that to the end.
(Sherilyn Fenn)

I know they are going to be doing a box set in Europe of Danzig 5 and 6 and some other stuff.
(Glenn Danzig)

Don't be a box checker, be a talent finder.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The move will make Google more of a Box competitor.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

For starters, he stood on a box. It only got better.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

They are now being recreated as a box set and a book.
(NBC News, )

He put down a box and, weeping, read his letter aloud.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The Shailene Woodley cancer drama was a box office hit.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Cheese in a box and Brel's favored wine.
(AP in USA Today - Cycling, )

Officials say the train derailed when it struck a box truck.
(USA Today - National, )

This will just be a box office post related to holdover films.
(Forbes - Business, )

Ben Affleck is still a box office draw outside of the bat suit.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Star Wars movie Rogue One is the latest to be a box office smash.
(CNN - World Business, )

They discovered a box of Jamaican patties which contained cocaine.
(Daily Mail - News, )

"Jurassic World" may get a box office boost from nostalgic viewers.
(CNBC, )

No identification, no social security card and only a box to live in.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

For every 'Tomb Raider,' there's a box office bomb that lost millions.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Normally the chances of finding a double-yolker in a box is one in 1,000.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Once again, Ryan Reynolds is not a box office draw outside of 'Deadpool'.
(Scott Mendelson, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Taxpayers donate to the fund by checking a box on their state tax returns.
(USA Today - National, )

Hartlepool United once signed a player for “£10 and a box of kippers”.
(The Independent - Football, )

Go ahead and grab a box of tissues now! Trust us — you're going to need it.
(NBC Today, )

The live-action reboot of the animated classic reached a box office milestone.
(CNN - World Business, )

Two people were transporting drug evidence when fentanyl leaked through a box.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Krispy Kreme U.K.'s promo goes over the top to create a box of 2,400 doughnuts.
(USA Today - Money, )

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