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1 example:

With a sponge ball in the lounge? In the garden, with plant pots for a net?
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

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100 examples:

I caught a carp in a net.

We captured cicadas with a net.

I captured butterflies with a net.

The boy captured the bird with a net.

Guests arrive, carrying a net or basket.

She dared to walk the tightrope without a net.

Tom didn't want to walk the tightrope without a net.

After inventory, there was a net balance of three hundred pesos.

As Jesus passed along the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting a net into the lake.

The constituents of a word salad are neither random nor unrelated, but connected by a net so torn that only detours remain passable.

In the Chinese football game in which the players used their feet and bodies - but never their hands - the goal was a hole in a net made from silk.

The people living in that village habitually carry together several heaps of nuts, each heap being of the size of a net that is formed by two people's four hands.

He catches the wind with a net.
(Latin proverb)

A net will catch more than a pole.
(Russian proverb)

The sun cannot be covered by a net.
(Moroccan proverb)

A woman needs a man like a fish needs a net.
(Cynthia Heimel)

It is in vain to lay a net in sight of the birds.
(Italian proverb)

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
(Mother Teresa)

Go home and make a net if you desire to get fishes.
(Chinese proverb)

You don't cast a net into a river that has no fish.
(Sicilian proverb)

When a net is worn out, it is thrown away on the shore.
(Maori proverb)

You can't spread a net to catch a bird that is watching you.
(African proverb)

A man that flatters his neighbour spreads a net for his feet.
(American proverb)

When the head rope of a net is pulled up, all the meshes open.
(Chinese proverb)

Putting hope in a monk, is like trying to catch the wind in a net.
(Sicilian proverb)

Don't stand by the water and long for fish; go home and weave a net.
(Chinese proverb)

Weaving a net is better than praying for fish at the edge of the water.
(Chinese proverb)

I sold some shares, but on a net basis, significantly increased my ownership.
(Jeffrey Skilling)

Do not trust your memory it is a net full of holes the most beautiful prizes slip through it.
(Georges Duhamel)

It is no good going to the river just wanting to catch a fish; you have to take a net as well.
(Chinese proverb)

Do not trust your memory; it is a net full of holes; the most beautiful prizes slip through it.
(Georges Duhamel)

Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
(Mother Teresa)

He performed the walks without a net or harness.
(USA Today - National, )

The actor left a net estate of £4,042,516, in England and Wales.
(Daily Mail - News, )

This year he fell two spots to No. 4 with a net worth of $5.6 billion.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

He was a net seller for the quarter, as he has sold out many positions.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

For the same period a year ago, Infor reported a net loss of $113.6 million.
(ZDNet US, )

Seventy-five percent of movies earn a net loss during their run in theaters.
(Science Daily - News, )

WhatsApp had $10.2 million in revenue and a net loss of $138 million in 2013.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Dan Gilbert doesn't just have a net worth of $4.8 billion, he also has jokes.
(UPI - News, )

Once again, Amazon attributed a net loss flailing daily deals seller LivingSocial.
(ZDNet US, )

Overall, Daimler posted a net profit just under $3 billion for the second quarter.
(USA Today - Money, )

A net neutrality ruling means more clout for those who control content distribution.
(USA Today - Money, )

Kraft reported a net loss of $398 million, or 68 cents per share, in the fourth quarter.
(CNBC, )

The marketing software maker reported a net loss of $15.9 million, or 39 cents per share.
(ZDNet US, )

But oilman Harold Hamm tells CNBC he doesn't expect the U.S. to be a net exporter of crude.
(CNBC, )

From 2000 to 2010, a net 288,000 people left for the U.S. mainland, the most since the 1950s.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

A cliff house burns, twin twisters slam a small town, a goalie gets caught in a net and more.
(NBC Weather, )

The Pegulas, with a net worth of more than $3.5 billion US, are said to be the front-runners.
(The Associated Press in CBC Sports, )

The network data storage provider reported a net income of $177 million, or 56 cents per share.
(ZDNet US, )

Wells Fargo will pay a net $541 million to Fannie Mae to settle claims over defective home loans.
(CNBC, )

Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, duke of Westminster, tops the list with a net worth of $11.4 billion.
(USA Today - World, )

The company posted a net profit of $8.5 billion, up 11.8 percent from the same period a year ago.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Telekom Austria expects lower revenue this year after posting a net loss for the fourth quarter of 2013.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

HTC showed signs of life Thursday, reporting a net profit of $75.5 million for the quarter ending June 30.
(Salvador Rodriguez in Los Angeles Times - Technology, )

Halliburton posted a net loss amid a steep fall in drilling in North America, the company’s biggest market.
(The New York Times - Business, )

The company reported a profit of $1.6 million versus a net loss of $10.6 million in the same period last year.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The online retailer reported a net loss of $57 million, or 12 cents a share, narrower than analysts' estimates.
(USA Today - Tech, )

But an analysis now reveals that it could be a net source of greenhouse gases that will increase global warming.
(Nature, )

Charging Scottish shoppers for carrier bags will bring a net benefit of £90m, a Scottish government report says.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Nintendo swings to a net annual loss after sales of the Wii U fall well short of the company's original forecasts.
(BBC News - Technology, )

The memory-chip maker benefitted from strong chip prices and surging demand to report a net profit of $903 million.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

The velvet worm can cast a net of slime using slime "cannons" that work like a high-pressure garden hose, they say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Outlook Sports Direct shares have been wobbling like one of the cheap basketballs it sells hitting the rim of a net.
(The Independent - Business, )

The search company reported a net income of $21 million -- down from $312 million during the same quarter last year.
(ZDNet US, )

A parliamentary committee warns ministers over UK exit controls, record-keeping and the use of a net migration target.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Twitter’s revenue was $253.6 million with a net loss of $69.3 million in the first half of this year" -- Tomio Geron.
(Forbes - Business, )

Kent may not sign an overseas player for the county season despite a net profit of £658k for the year to October 2014.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina unveiled a net worth of $59 million in a statement issued on Wednesday.
(CNBC, )

Shake Shack reported a net loss of $1.4 million in the fourth quarter, compared with a profit of $997,000 a year earlier.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Mexico has become a net importer of petroleum products in its trade with the U.S. for the first time in at least 40 years.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

High wire pro Nik Wallenda made history in June when he walked down a wire strung across the Grand Canyon -- without a net.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

The Edmonton Eskimos earned a net profit of $207,060 from 2012, the CFL club reported Tuesday at its annual general meeting.
(CBC Sports, )

HTC swung to a net loss in the first quarter as the Taiwanese smartphone maker continued to lose ground to cash-rich rivals.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony reports a net loss for the three months to September of 136bn yen ($1.2bn; £762m).
(BBC News - Business, )

In the fourth quarter, Youku Tudou reported a net loss of $51.3 million, compared to $4 million in the same quarter of 2013.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

Scottish Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said his government views independence as a net benefit to the Scottish people.
(UPI - Emerging Threats, )

A very patient and polite animal rescue worker freed a fox caught in a net even after the animal continually attacked the man.
(USA Today - World, )

In a final push for net neutrality, a trade group representing tech companies urged to FCC to consider a net neutral objective.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Australia's second-largest carrier said it expects a net loss for the year ended June 30, its second profit downgrade since May.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Mayer leaves HP to become President and CEO of network company Ixia, which reported a net loss of $18 million in the first quarter.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Legal and compliance costs are being blamed for Deutsche Bank making a net third quarter loss of 92 million euros ($A137.99 million).
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Vedanta itself reported a net loss of £1.14billion and said that its full-year sales were flat on the previous year, at £8.2billion.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Repeated attacks on the way the net routes data have resulted in huge amounts of traffic being hijacked, a net monitoring company says.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Acer Inc. beat expectations by swinging to a net profit in the first quarter, signaling the PC maker may be on a slow road to recovery.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Like halocarbons, short-lived halogens destroy lower-stratospheric ozone, resulting in a net cooling effect since pre-industrial times.
(Nature Geoscience, )

The company said Wednesday that it had a total of 59.6 million paid streaming members during the quarter, a net addition of 4.9 million.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The number of households with a net worth of $1 million or more is at a record 9.63 million, higher than before the financial crisis hit.
(UPI - Business News, )

The phone firm, owned by Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica, said it signed up a net 135,000 people to contracts during the first quarter.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Scientist Marcus Eriksen stood ankle deep in the murky Los Angeles River on Friday and dipped a net into the water, looking for a problem.
(Louis Sahagun in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

He said shale has already dramatically reduced gas prices in the US, now a net exporter of energy, and it would be done safely in Britain.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Australia's national flag carrier Qantas reports a net loss of A$2.8bn for the year ending in June - a record annual loss for the airline.
(BBC News - World News, )

Pipeline company Enbridge Energy said it bucked trends set by its upstream peers by posting a net income up nearly 40 percent year-on-year.
(UPI - Business News, )

Sony Corp. expects a net loss for the fiscal year and will sell its personal-computer unit to fight losses at its core electronics businesses.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

When adjusted for that sale and other divestments, however, the Finnish company reported a net loss of 26 million euros in the second quarter.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Retail-cash flow turned negative for U.S. high-yield funds in the week ended Oct. 15, with a net outflow of $549 million, according to Lipper.
(Forbes - Business, )

German business-software provider SAP posted a net profit decline of 23% for the first quarter as it makes the transition to cloud technology.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Microblogging site Twitter reports a net loss of $645m (£396m) for 2013, just three months after its flotation on the New York Stock Exchange.
(BBC News - Technology, )

The US economy added a net 195,000 new jobs in June, official data shows, adding to market expectations of an imminent end to monetary stimulus.
(BBC News - Business, )

The dome of the U.S. Capitol, now wrapped in a net of scaffolding, is undergoing extensive repairs, including the removal of 14 layers of paint.
(NBC News, )

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