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Sentences with the adjective A Couple of

26 examples:

I could use a couple of days alone.

I used to play with a couple of boys.

Let me think it over for a couple of days.

I was at the hospital a couple of days ago.

You filed a report with me a couple of weeks ago.

You won't remember any of this in a couple of years.

I can go a couple of days without eating if I have to.

Exploring and populating the newly discovered continent happened over the course of a couple of centuries.

We had learned it by The Holy Spirit over a couple of years, much of which was spent erecting cemeteries of little white crosses on the sidewalks of Houston, outside the many abortion clinics there.

The Anglo-Saxons will not just take your land. They will also take you as a slave, then, when you die, they're going to store your bones in a museum and describe you as a savage in their history books. They are also going to make a couple of movies to show how ugly you were and how brave their heroes were.

I'd rather go to a place and spend a couple of months, get to know it, get to know the people.
(Joe Sacco)

What a difference a couple of days makes.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

The card issuer closed his account a couple of years ago.
(David Lazarus in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Let’s get a couple of things out of the way off the top.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

I used those exact words to begin a column a couple of weeks ago.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Steven Beitashour wants to make a couple of things clear right away.
(Kevin Baxter in Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

President Barack Obama has emotionally checked out of his job a couple of years early, it seems.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Like a couple of movie stars before him, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is interested in a political career.
(NBC Today, )

The Vancouver Canucks’ practice Monday at UBC ended with a couple of kids at centre ice play-fighting.
(The Vancouver Sun - Hockey, )

His first season as the Clippers' backup point guard looked like it might be over in a couple of days....
(Ben Bolch in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

In the course of just a couple of days, things have gotten a lot more complicated for the Federal Reserve.
(CNBC, )

As we all know there was something of a frenzy a couple of years back to pick up portfolios of smartphone patents.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Australia's Commonwealth Games campaign has lurched from great success to disaster in the space of a couple of days.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Hull City manager Steve Bruce says his confrontation with Gus Poyet was "grown men acting like a couple of children".
(BBC News - World News, )

The tenth seed pointed out that he won his first tournament on grass for five years a couple of weeks ago in Stuttgart.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

You get a couple of weeks off and then, when you come back, other men in the office clap you on the back and shake your hand.
(The Vancouver Sun - Relationships, )

Questions

28 examples:

May I ask a couple of questions?

Can I make a couple of suggestions?

Can I ask you a couple of questions?

Could you save me a couple of cookies?

So I boosted a couple of CDs. So what?

May I have a couple of cheese sandwiches?

Did you give Berty a couple of black eyes?

Why don't you go grab us a couple of beers?

Do you mind if I ask you a couple of questions?

Could you knock down the price a couple of dollars?

Could you lend me your bicycle for a couple of days?

I'm going to run a couple of errands. Wanna tag along?

Why don't you give us a couple of days to think it over?

I was given a couple of tickets for tonight's concert. Would you like to go with me?

You wake up lying on the rocky floor of a dark cave. A little light filters down from above. You can just make out a couple of openings leading away from the cave. What do you do now?

It was cool for a couple of weeks, but how much bad golf can you play?
(John Goodman)

I've been asked to say a couple of words about my husband, Fang. How about short and cheap?
(Phyllis Diller)

Want to lose a couple of pounds?
(The Denver Post - News, )

I have a couple of questions: Is Google photos an app?
(The Denver Post - Business, )

Have you owned your iPhone or iPad for a couple of years?
(ZDNet US, )

What if you turn all the radiators off except those in a couple of rooms?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

How about a couple of top-flight football and rugby teams which know only victory?
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

We'd be travelling in June – so can you suggest a couple of interesting itineraries?
(The Independent - Travel, )

Today, it trades ~$70. But can the delisting still get done within a couple of months?
(Forbes - Business, )

Can a couple of slumping country musicians from Canada find happiness flipping homes in America's Music City?
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Take a pair of hi-fi speakers, an old radio, a couple of DVD players and countless other household appliances, apply some ingenuity and what do you get?
(CNN - Technology, )

OLIVER HOLT: Is it really beyond the bounds of someone’s intelligence to admit that missing a couple of tests and coming up with a particularly poor excuse for one of them is not exactly ideal?
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Why on earth should we listen to a couple of rich, bored, hypocritical comedians try to dictate where we cast our vote – particularly when one of them (Brand, pictured) told us voting was pointless?
(Daily Mail - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Give us a couple of hours.

Give it a couple of weeks.

I've had a couple of drinks.

I met Tom a couple of times.

They're a couple of hippies.

They're a couple of cowards.

She bought a couple of boots.

I did it in a couple of days.

Give them a couple of minutes.

Tom died a couple of years ago.

I'll get us a couple of drinks.

I'm taking a couple of days off.

I just need a couple of aspirin.

I sent Tom a couple of messages.

He stayed there a couple of days.

I am taking a couple of days off.

I've had only a couple of drinks.

I've done that a couple of times.

We bought a couple of new chairs.

Just give us a couple of minutes.

I've been there a couple of times.

I'll call you in a couple of days.

I just have a couple of questions.

I'll be back in a couple of hours.

Tom has written a couple of books.

Tom stayed there a couple of days.

Tom met Mary a couple of years ago.

I've made a couple of friends here.

I'll only be gone a couple of days.

Tom had a couple of new suits made.

He will be back in a couple of days.

I wrote a couple of songs last week.

I haven't eaten for a couple of days.

I've only got a couple of these left.

We have a couple of classes together.

I'll be back within a couple of hours.

Tom made a couple of good suggestions.

They lived a couple of years in Spain.

I've been to Boston a couple of times.

Yes, I've been there a couple of times.

I've seen a couple of Kurosawa's films.

Tom drank a couple of shots of tequila.

I got Tom to sing us a couple of songs.

I just sang a couple of songs with Tom.

There are only a couple of pieces left.

Let me fix us a couple of drinks first.

We've been here for a couple of minutes.

Mike has a couple of friends in Florida.

Tom rang the doorbell a couple of times.

I'm going to cancel in a couple of days.

A couple of new guests entered the room.

A couple of swallows are flying overhead.

The cement will set in a couple of hours.

Tom and Mary dated for a couple of years.

Tom must've been there a couple of hours.

The rope was a couple of meters too short.

Let's have a talk over a couple of drinks.

He stayed at a hotel for a couple of days.

He's only a couple of years older than me.

I'd like to ask you a couple of questions.

Tom wants me to stay for a couple of days.

I had back surgery a couple of months ago.

I worked a couple of years as a farm hand.

I saw Tom a couple of weeks ago in Boston.

I'll get it through in a couple of minutes.

Tom is a couple of inches taller than Mary.

I wish to stay alone for a couple of hours.

I have a couple of questions I need to ask.

She's only a couple of years older than me.

Give me a couple of minutes alone with Tom.

I've got a couple of announcements to make.

Tom wants me to stay for a couple of weeks.

I'm starting college in a couple of months.

I'm going to be here for a couple of hours.

I need you to do a couple of things for me.

We'd like to ask you a couple of questions.

The summer vacation lasts a couple of weeks.

Tom omitted a couple of items from the list.

He's only a couple of years younger than me.

I'm going to watch TV for a couple of hours.

Tom has a couple of interesting suggestions.

We have a couple of hours before our flight.

I must have my car fixed in a couple of days.

I'm going to stay there for a couple of days.

I am going to stay here for a couple of days.

Tom is taking a couple of days off next week.

Tom caught a couple of large trout yesterday.

I have a couple of questions I'd like to ask.

Tom may change his mind in a couple of weeks.

She's only a couple of years younger than me.

I'm going to stay here for a couple of months.

We want Tom to stay for a couple of more days.

You may change your mind in a couple of weeks.

Tom is only a couple of years older than Mary.

I gave Tom a couple of tickets for my concert.

I heard you'd be staying for a couple of days.

It looks like Tom has broken a couple of ribs.

Tom wanted to eat a couple of slices of salami.

Tom might change his mind in a couple of weeks.

You will be all right again in a couple of days.

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