shall vs will

shall will

Definitions

  • 1) An African siluroid fish of the genus Synodontis; specifically, S. schal of the Nile, a kind of catfish with a small mouth, long movable teeth in the lower jaw, a nuchal buckler, and six barbels. Also schal.
  • 2) modal auxiliary , defective Used before a to indicate the simple future tense, particularly in the first person singular or plural.
  • 3) Used in questions to suggest a possible future action.
  • 4) obsolete To owe.
  • 5) Used similarly to indicate determination or obligation, particularly in the second and third persons singular and plural.
  • 6) B.Asanauxiliary.
  • 7) To have to; must.
  • 8) Something that will take place or exist in the future.
  • 9) An order, promise, requirement, or obligation.
  • 10) Something that is inevitable.
  • 11) Used before a verb in the infinitive to show.
  • 12) To be able to.
  • 13) The will to do something or have something take place.

Definitions

  • 1) A desire, purpose, or determination, especially of one in authority.
  • 2) A legally executed document containing this declaration.
  • 3) Diligent purposefulness; determination.
  • 4) A legal declaration of how a person wishes his or her possessions to be disposed of after death.
  • 5) Bearing or attitude toward others; disposition.
  • 6) Free discretion; inclination or pleasure.
  • 7) Deliberate intention or wish.
  • 8) The mental faculty by which one deliberately chooses or decides upon a course of action.
  • 9) Self-control; self-discipline.
  • 10) An abbreviation of the personal name William.
  • 11) Towish;desire.
  • 12) To yearn for; desire.
  • 13) To decide on or intend.
  • 14) To grant in a legal will; bequeath.
  • 15) To exercise the will.
  • 16) To induce or try to induce by sheer force of will.
  • 17) To order to direct in a legal will.
  • 18) To decree, dictate, or order.
  • 19) To make a choice; choose.
  • 20) (at will) Just as or when one wishes.
  • 21) To wish; desire.
  • 22) Used to indicate willingness.
  • 23) Used to indicate probability or expectation.
  • 24) Used to indicate simple futurity.
  • 25) Used to indicate likelihood or certainty.
  • 26) Used to indicate intention.
  • 27) Used to indicate capacity or ability.
  • 28) Used to indicate requirement or command.
  • 29) Used to indicate customary or habitual action.

Examples

  • 1) We have to improve and then the fans shall support us again.
  • 2) Who says that the first shall be last and the last shall be first?
  • 3) shall you like to have such a brother?
  • 4) We shall return to this in the chapter on adolescence.
  • 5) We shall now fill in the summer crops in our plan.
  • 6) Hopes we shall have the pleasure of carrying you back.
  • 7) If we carry on working like that we shall get better.
  • 8) We shall now consider six defence mechanisms in a little detail.
  • 9) Probably the last interview we shall have.
  • 10) Bruce says we shall be like a garden of spring flowers.
  • 11) And we shall do so again.
  • 12) When you play well, you shall always play.
  • 13) In the future, we shall all be able to share memories and understandings.
  • 14) Well, we shall know soon enough.
  • 15) Ah well, we shall be neither washed away nor roasted alive.
  • 16) I shall watch his future with interest.
  • 17) I shall simply hope for the best.
  • 18) I shall write again as soon as anything more is determined on.
  • 19) I fully expect in the future we shall have misery memoirs written by parents.
  • 20) I shall return to this question shortly.
  • 21) He said: 'We shall rely on those and other witness reports we receive.
  • 22) He said: 'We shall be watching the credits for the first programme.
  • 23) He added: 'We shall be taking urgent legal advice about the prospects of appealing on some of the findings of law.
  • 24) _As thou hast come with unreasonable pride between the_ sentence _which I had passed, and the_ power _by which I shall execute it_, take thy reward _in another sentence which shall_ make good, _shall establish, shall maintain_, that power.
  • 25) The Twenty-third Psalm begins, “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want, ” and a passage in the Book of Isaiah says that God “shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm.
  • 26) : _And kings shall be thy nursing-fathers, and queens_, i.e., commonwealths, _shall be thy nursing-mothers_, i.e., of the Church, they shall afford lodgings to churches and pious studies.
  • 27) With the first person _shall_ is used in direct statement to express a simple future action; as, "I shall go to the city to-morrow."
  • 28) "You shall go to the theatre if you want to," he remarked at last, in that sweet, protecting way peculiar to his class from the habitual confounding of _can, shall_ and _will_, and that put us into good humor directly.
  • 29) "But oh, father, what shall I do! what _shall_ I do!"
  • 30) "The strangers shall be joined with them (the Israelites) and _they shall_ CLEAVE to the house of Jacob, and the house of Israel shall possess them in the land of the Lord, for servants and handmaids."
  • 31) Thus literally, in accordance with the prophecy, "_Japheth will be enlarged, he shall dwell in the tents of Shem, and Canaan_ (the negro) _shall be his servant_."
  • 32) "Oh, Ellen, what shall I do; oh, what _shall_ I do! perhaps my baby, my darling, is going to be very ill."
  • 33) ‘I shall ignore the questions which do not apply to a particular item.’
  • 34) ‘I shall return to this question later at paragraph 124 and following.’
  • 35) ‘Where I think it relevant, helpful and permissible to take into account other material I shall indicate what it is.’
  • 36) ‘I have had the benefit of knowing the farm and its problems for some time now and have taken advice on the price that I shall offer.’
  • 37) ‘Perhaps we should; but, as already remarked, that is a question I shall not consider here.’
  • 38) ‘I shall return to the question of foams having an open cell construction.’
  • 39) ‘In this chapter we shall address two questions: why was France so effervescent in these years?’
  • 40) ‘We shall take up the question of what we can learn from the reliabilist alternative in Chapter 15.’
  • 41) ‘These are the main questions that I shall examine and, to some extent, try to answer in this chapter.’
  • 42) ‘The stage is set for a tremendous showdown, and in our minds there is but one question: who shall remain and what will be left of them?’
  • 43) ‘The ancient debate will help, I suggest, in clarifying what we shall want to say on this question.’
  • 44) ‘We shall return later to the question of whether or not this insight is correct.’
  • 45) ‘Certainly the postal game offers far more scope for originality, as we shall see later.’
  • 46) ‘I record this not as a suggestion for us to follow, but so that we shall not suffer from these practices.’
  • 47) ‘As we shall see, the answer to this question depends very much on the type of licence which has been granted.’
  • 48) ‘This last question raises disputes of fact, and I shall consider it first.’
  • 49) ‘I shall deal in more detail with the nature of the offer below.’
  • 50) ‘I shall leave until later the question of interpreting what the terms of the authorization required.’
  • 51) ‘I thought it might be difficult to offer relevant criticism, but I shall try.’
  • 52) ‘Having reflected on these questions for many years, I shall tell you my conclusion.’
  • 53) ‘Richard is determined that he shall succeed to the crown and sets out to eliminate any opposition to this and to secure his position.’
  • 54) ‘One shall be a Warrior, strong and oft silent, though charitable and kind underneath.’
  • 55) ‘I will stand in your heart as fierce as the lion of Judah, as strong as the temple we shall build.’
  • 56) ‘Keep strong little one, you shall forever be in my heart as all my friends will be.’
  • 57) ‘The intention in such cases is that there shall be a judicial inquiry worked out in a judicial manner.’
  • 58) ‘We shall submit that there is the strongest possible basis for an inference that this is so.’
  • 59) ‘The other fools that entered were at least of a respectable age and size, but you shall offer no challenge.’
  • 60) ‘On the sixth day, we shall send every available agent and force to hunt you down like the dogs you are.’
  • 61) ‘The trip should only take a week and if it takes any longer I shall send a troop of gnomes to find you.’
  • 62) ‘The more of you who offer me cars or brownies, the more inspired I shall be to rush out a chapter or two for you.’
  • 63) ‘Under your command shall be the battleships Loyalty and Honour, and the frigates Hope and Truth.’
  • 64) ‘Two years ago, I received an email from an executive in the cinema exhibition industry, who shall remain nameless.’
  • 65) ‘From the hubbub and colorful chaos of Delhi she journeyed to a town in the Midwest that shall remain unnamed.’
  • 66) ‘Such instructions shall be consistent with the intent of the Contract Documents.’
  • 67) ‘The primary residence of the children shall remain with the mother.’
  • 68) ‘Yes, at this fine establishment which shall remain nameless, they do not melt the cheese.’
  • 69) ‘Not only that, he had these huge posters of a certain boyband whose identity shall remain a secret.’
  • 70) ‘At the hearing of his case, if the defendant is in attendance he shall be invited to indicate whether or not he accepts each of the charges made against him.’
  • 71) ‘The evidence in question therefore shall not form part of the trial evidence.’
  • 72) ‘In any such case the criminal nature of the group or organization is considered proved and shall not be questioned.’
  • 73) ‘The question of costs shall be dealt with in writing within four weeks of the release of this Order.’
  • 74) ‘The Tender shall comprise an offer to perform the Services supplied in the Enquiry Documents.’
  • 75) ‘A member shall indicate his vote by raising his or her hand or by going into a lobby.’
  • 76) ‘The use of supplementary indications shall be authorised until 31 December 1989.’
  • 77) ‘The governor shall send the report to the Secretary of State without delay, together with his own recommendations.’
  • 78) ‘If there is any disagreement, each shall send his form of Order to me, and I will finalize the wording.’
  • 79) ‘The United Kingdom shall not send from its territory to that of the other Member States fresh meat of the bovine species.’
  • 80) ‘The Clerk shall give notice to the respondent in Form 5 and a copy shall be sent to the applicant.’
  • 81) ‘Every question determined by the members of the court martial shall be decided by a majority of the votes of the members.’
  • 82) ‘The first person to hold this cube with mortal hands shall inherit all of my strength.’
  • 83) ‘The question here is where shall we go for this data and what data will we need next?’

Examples

  • 1) What subjects in the film will people take against?
  • 2) The weather will tell us something different today.
  • 3) To put this right will require political courage.
  • 4) It will also have live streams of regular channels.
  • 5) This is a great step along the way that will open up many other possibilities.
  • 6) Work out how much money you will save in a year by quitting.
  • 7) Perhaps the only certainty is that the lawyers representing each side will make a fortune sorting out the inevitable dispute.
  • 8) There will also be justified scepticism about whether aviation capacity in Britain will significantly increase.
  • 9) In the latter case the reserve will be represented by value rather than cash.
  • 10) Who can say what number of people will have gone in two years?
  • 11) Yet production capacity will be a serious constraint.
  • 12) Who will make you feel good about life and love?
  • 13) This time though the political will is there.
  • 14) This new console will change the way you play home video games.
  • 15) They will give me money for new door.
  • 16) Those hoping that this document will reduce red tape will be greatly disappointed.
  • 17) You need to persuade managers that your return will be good.
  • 18) The service will be free and will be funded by the interest on the deposit pool.
  • 19) The bad news for football fans is that none of the home nations will be competing.
  • 20) The new information will be a part of regular performance tables publications in the future.
  • 21) Patience and determination will be the star prize.
  • 22) The choice will now be between duty and desire.
  • 23) Social workers will try anything to keep a family together.
  • 24) You will be conscious of new glories in the world around you.
  • 25) She is the perfect wife and will soon be granted a son.
  • 26) You ring the bell for a nurse during labour and chances are she will offer you something for the pain.
  • 27) The daily leader conference will take place live at Cheltenham.
  • 28) When her income drops, she will lose the ability to save as much.
  • 29) Some refs will and some won't give you a red card.
  • 30) I think i have a book on birds that might interest you..will go check it out..if so will send it to you.
  • 31) I make minus the peppercorns..will try with that next time...thanks for the almost single..when you write, I will want to be among the first ones to read it!
  • 32) Guess I will love this egg curry..will have to try it soon Meera
  • 33) Update: Ashley has more details, but doesn't answer my question, although to my eyes there's an implication that the new aggregator will be even less platform agnostic than iPlayer - which Ashley says *will* support GNU/Linux....
  • 34) Still debating as to whether or not wellies will be required I have a fetching pair of pink croc wellies so maybe I *will* need them...
  • 35) Yes, a bunch of these will fail, but the ones that draw large audiences *will* be able to monetize down the line.
  • 36) As a newbie to baking, this will be a challenge..will send the entry soon..
  • 37) A Go to the press; tell them ‘It’s a mystery’ why you were fired; and tell them that no one will ever know, thereby challenging them to investigate why you were *really* fired and ensuring that all the embarrassing details *will* come out;
  • 38) ‘Soon there will be bitter regret at all the public land being squandered irredeemably.’
  • 39) ‘Now that she has settled into the British way of life the move to Bradford is one she will never regret.’
  • 40) ‘Alcohol loosens tongues and will allow you to say things you will truly regret later.’
  • 41) ‘It is usually a busy holiday weekend on the roads - but this year will be different.’
  • 42) ‘The committee will also explore different ways of funding light rail to reduce costs.’
  • 43) ‘Examples of these different types of regimes will be given in the next section.’
  • 44) ‘Clarke will know that if he performs well he will be in a strong position to bid for the premiership.’
  • 45) ‘From strong clumps you will get a great display of flowers that last for a long time.’
  • 46) ‘As the river gets deeper the stronger current will start to take you downstream.’
  • 47) ‘When he finally gets to see the contract, he will, in all probability, laugh as much as I did.’
  • 48) ‘Pupils from Tong School will present a piece of drama based on substance misuse.’
  • 49) ‘Each celebrity will be taking three penalties and a trophy will be presented to the winning side.’
  • 50) ‘Organisers hope a celebrity guest will be present for the day, which was a huge success last year.’
  • 51) ‘During the festival he will present a series of new sculptural and printed works.’
  • 52) ‘If the developers decide to put the road on part of the track bed then the town council will be powerless to stop them.’
  • 53) ‘The tax will not be for life, and will stop when the fees have been paid off.’
  • 54) ‘Whatever he says over the next day or two, I expect he will probably take a year off and then decide what to do.’
  • 55) ‘There is an expectation that there will be a reduction in staff numbers in the UK.’
  • 56) ‘He will also present his views on what has been achieved so far and what is yet to come.’
  • 57) ‘Capacity plans will be examined further in the next few months, but are not expected to change.’
  • 58) ‘We are a very strong team and we will turn it around.’
  • 59) ‘If you make something special and powerful and honest and true, you will succeed.’
  • 60) ‘It just takes so long to get the help needed but I'm so much stronger now and I know I will get through it.’
  • 61) ‘In fact, I will continue laying the table outside until everyone refuses to join me.’
  • 62) ‘You have to be very strong because you will get knockbacks and you'll have to reassess.’
  • 63) ‘The welfare of the tree is our main concern and we will do what we can to protect it.’
  • 64) ‘We are people who stand by our friends at times of need and we will do so now.’
  • 65) ‘We will stop the menace, so our children can once again play safely on the green.’
  • 66) ‘This is an ideal taster before you rush out and buy the album - which you inevitably will.’
  • 67) ‘There will therefore be no accidents, no speeding, no road rage and no idiotic driving.’
  • 68) ‘You have to believe in your own ability and that you will keep your place in the side.’
  • 69) ‘I will stand in the water and look at my stretching belly and thank Lakshmi for my great good luck.’
  • 70) ‘As long as smoking exists in a legal capacity I will continue to smoke in designated areas.’
  • 71) ‘We will win the title easily and at least a cup competition like the European or FA Cup.’
  • 72) ‘One day we will succeed; it may take a long time, but finally, my generation – the first global generation – will fully understand the value of nature.’
  • 73) ‘I will persist until I succeed.’
  • 74) ‘I will stop being so silly and spontaneous and open towards everyone and everything.’
  • 75) ‘Some health professionals also advocate cutting down if smokers cannot or will not stop.’
  • 76) ‘As President, I will not wait for a green light from abroad when our safety is at stake.’
  • 77) ‘It is a necessary fact that animals will die and suffer in the pursuit of human betterment.’
  • 78) ‘We cannot change the fact that people will act in a certain way.’
  • 79) ‘There will always be different trends of opinion in any large, growing socialist party.’
  • 80) ‘There are other people who will want his job, who will have different ideas of what to do next.’
  • 81) ‘When a court makes this value judgment the facts will often speak for themselves.’
  • 82) ‘By the way, you will stop me when I get a title graphic up that everyone likes won't you?’
  • 83) ‘Neither man will give his consent for the use of the embryos, which is required by law.’
  • 84) ‘He is keen to cater to all and if requested will happily search out brands he doesn't already stock.’
  • 85) ‘Bury is not hosting any official events, but will help groups to organise parties.’
  • 86) ‘On the surface it promotes the idea that the New York Times will cover all newsworthy events.’
  • 87) ‘The fact that some retailers will accept euros is not an argument for replacing the pound.’
  • 88) ‘For her vacation, Julie decides to go wherever the first car that stops will take her.’
  • 89) ‘The way we choose to interpret and perceive stares will influence our ability to cope with them.’
  • 90) ‘There are shareware programs that will generate tones of frequencies you specify.’
  • 91) ‘They will also float if you drop one overboard and you can scoop it up with a fish net.’
  • 92) ‘We must develop a program that will drive the nation to a guaranteed annual income.’
  • 93) ‘It is, however, well established that the land with a crop on it will hold more water than a bare field.’
  • 94) ‘Most prefer sun where their colour will be brighter, but will also cope with light shade.’
  • 95) ‘Testing of hair will provide an indicator of drug use at the time the hair was grown.’
  • 96) ‘The official line is that the blocks will stop a truck driven by a suicide-bomber.’
  • 97) ‘My present finances will run to either a pogo stick or a pair of roller skates.’
  • 98) ‘Remember most of the dance and aerobics videos will require a clear space for you to move in.’
  • 99) ‘You should stop when the syllabub will lie in thick, soft folds, only just keeping its shape.’
  • 100) ‘A glance at a field guide will indicate the vast area occupied by breeding curlews.’
  • 101) ‘The strongest animals will never allow themselves to be captured and put in cages.’
  • 102) ‘All I have to do is walk down the street and kids and adults will stop and gawk at me.’
  • 103) ‘They will do this at a certain time of day and the great thing is to break them of the habit.’
  • 104) ‘Americans will do anything to avoid a drawn match and in baseball they do anything.’
  • 105) ‘If you are a few feet away from the bus stop or running towards it, the driver will not stop for you.’
  • 106) ‘He is a strong character and will make people listen to him, but he always has the argument to back his ideas up.’
  • 107) ‘The anger felt in the Square Mile will probably not be comprehensible to him, but it is real.’
  • 108) ‘Since this is a matter of probabilities, it will often not be easy to calculate.’
  • 109) ‘However often the symptoms will be present for some months or years before help is sought.’
  • 110) ‘On reflection, Moss will probably feel he should have done a little better from close range.’
  • 111) ‘Some will have strong links with churches and faith groups and community centres.’
  • 112) ‘It became this battle of wills between the two sides.’
  • 113) ‘We have to recognise that we have laid most of the building blocks already and that it is too late to win a battle of wills.’
  • 114) ‘If he is determined to make this a battle of wills, the outcome could be very messy.’
  • 115) ‘After the christening, the ship majestically slides to the bottom of the harbor, and so we haven't managed after all to launch her, though that was our intention and our wills were in perfect working order.’
  • 116) ‘Second, it is clear that we sometimes ‘want what we by no means want to want’: our bodies react with pleasure and desire independently of our wills.’
  • 117) ‘Conflict is always a conflict of minds and wills of the parties involved.’
  • 118) ‘A recent television program on Siamese twins demonstrated how a pair of joined, genetically identical humans had different preferences and quite distinct wills and spirits.’
  • 119) ‘Rather than conforming their minds, hearts and wills to God's purposes, humans are adept at manipulating the name of God to serve their own agendas.’
  • 120) ‘They may impose their wills, but that does not bring respect.’
  • 121) ‘Both had the ability to impose their wills over their opponents.’
  • 122) ‘Rival deities battle to impose their wills upon the world.’
  • 123) ‘The critique of Manichee dualism and determinism led him to lay strong emphasis on the will.’
  • 124) ‘He had fear in him but a strong will that motivated him to continue with his orders.’
  • 125) ‘He would have burned the ‘Sea Lyrics’ on the spot, had his will been strong enough to set them aflame.’
  • 126) ‘Just as breaking the enemy's will is the surest way to success, so having our will broken is the surest path to defeat.’
  • 127) ‘And rather than having his will broken with the harshness of an over-firm hand, he keeps his spirit.’
  • 128) ‘Indeed, like any parent of a growing child, he found himself increasingly confronting an independent entity with a will of its own.’
  • 129) ‘It takes a real blockhead with a will of iron to make it worse.’
  • 130) ‘Ambitious on it as they are off it, the players are technically-gifted and hard-working, with a will of iron.’
  • 131) ‘The novel traces her effort to find and then preserve her own identity as a woman, with a will and desires of her own, rather than as a queen, expected to play a role that does not answer the innermost promptings of her heart.’
  • 132) ‘I am proud of myself; I have managed to fulfill a feat of endurance and willpower and maintain control over my body.’
  • 133) ‘It took all my willpower to restrain from running to the harbor and instead follow Mr. Kenton at a swift pace.’
  • 134) ‘The man looked to be using every ounce of willpower he possessed to restrain himself.’
  • 135) ‘It was all downhill from there I guess: I have absolutely no willpower, damn me.’
  • 136) ‘My own willpower in such situations usually fails me.’
  • 137) ‘How the ambulances manage to get through in an emergency is anybody's guess, sheer willpower and good luck I think.’
  • 138) ‘It doesn't require willpower, and it doesn't even need you to worry directly about your diet or exercise levels at all.’
  • 139) ‘Now, there is no longer any need for willpower: you have remade yourself.’
  • 140) ‘Quitting smoking is an uphill climb which requires patience, willpower and lots of tissues.’
  • 141) ‘What underlies his willpower is the knowledge that he has trained as hard as possible.’
  • 142) ‘I even turned to drinking once but overcame it with hard work and willpower.’
  • 143) ‘It took me all my willpower, which isn't much, to not ring him back.’
  • 144) ‘Each, through sheer willpower and application, became a supreme footballer.’
  • 145) ‘But riding is not just another routine challenge she can master through sheer willpower.’
  • 146) ‘But it is also a story of indomitable willpower, and the courage and dignity of the human spirit.’
  • 147) ‘With a combination of willpower and unending generosity, fans managed to haul the club back from the brink.’
  • 148) ‘She soon realized that wasn't going to work, and that simple willpower would have to do.’
  • 149) ‘While some have the strength and willpower to be able to quit on their own, many others will need a bit more help and support.’
  • 150) ‘But if your willpower starts to wane, start paying more attention to what you are eating.’
  • 151) ‘His tears were coming down his cheeks faster now but he had no will left to stop it.’
  • 152) ‘As Hume illustrates, we might suppose that there are no Reasons in the area of ethics - just the desires or wills of particular persons, not necessarily shared or respected by anyone else.’
  • 153) ‘I doubted, as I watched over the little boy's head, that the old man would live, but there were always several people who had strong wills to live.’
  • 154) ‘Artistic talent is very often present, but the will to express this talent may be slow to appear.’
  • 155) ‘This is a declaration of military intent, of the will to shed blood and tears for a fellow nation.’
  • 156) ‘Jacklin is not alone in questioning the will to succeed among some of the young players in Europe.’
  • 157) ‘He won because he had to win; because for him, the will to win is as strong as the will to live.’
  • 158) ‘There is a will to succeed that took too long to hone to be put into retirement so soon.’
  • 159) ‘The will or desire to act can be wholesome at one moment and unwholesome at another moment.’
  • 160) ‘Even people who care about the country are slowly having their will to change things drained out of them.’
  • 161) ‘Against this image of authority lay that of the tsar, the very good but very mysterious ‘little father’ of his peoples, who had his will constantly thwarted by the likes of landlords and officers, those who exercised immediate authority.’
  • 162) ‘Like many philosophers he held that the highest form of freedom involves willing as one should, namely, having one's will in step with one's right values.’
  • 163) ‘Everyone who heard Boris was left feeling tremendously buoyant about life in general and bursting with a will to go out and do everything possible to help the Conservative cause.’
  • 164) ‘It's likely that these TV personalities aren't actually lefty liberals with a will to help the poor and needy.’
  • 165) ‘Hopefully I'll come back refreshed and with a will to get on with lots of exciting things!’
  • 166) ‘Anyone with a will to live wouldn't have taken such a great risk.’
  • 167) ‘She says that her experience in care left her with a will and a means to destroy herself quietly for many years both physically and psychologically.’
  • 168) ‘These were two egos competing for attention in a town where celebrities are omnipresent, each pulling in different directions, yet both fired with a will to win.’
  • 169) ‘Instead, they explain that all humans have wills and desires, and it should not be surprising that infants also express theirs.’
  • 170) ‘They are enacting their own selfish wills, and teaching us to do the same.’
  • 171) ‘Up and down the country, thousands of other people have done the same, yet all of us knew at the time we signed such documents that these wills had no proper legal status.’
  • 172) ‘And those jurisdictions have also eliminated discrimination in the areas of property division, wills, stamp duty and hospital visitation rights.’
  • 173) ‘In her classes, she pestered professors with questions about how the legal topic in question - wills and trusts, property law - might apply to pets.’
  • 174) ‘He was accused of deliberately increasing the dosage of opiates used as pain relief in order to end the lives of patients who had left him money in their wills.’
  • 175) ‘Durable power of attorney documents, like wills and trusts, can be changed or rewritten as needed.’
  • 176) ‘It is essential that both partners make wills appointing testamentary guardians in the event of their death while the children are still under 18.’
  • 177) ‘Save in the case of those rash testators who make their own wills, the proper transmission of property from one generation to the next is dependent upon the due discharge by solicitors of their duties.’
  • 178) ‘It's also important to draw up wills to clarify legal custody in the case of unexpected death.’
  • 179) ‘The Family Records Centre, in Islington, holds census information from 1841, wills and birth, death and marriage certificates.’
  • 180) ‘Not long after that, we found out that Mom and Dad had left us all a lot of money in their wills.’
  • 181) ‘Among other material now available online is Scotland's statutory registers of births, deaths and marriages along with wills and testaments.’
  • 182) ‘There must be many people even now who have such an agreement with their doctor and I would like to see such informal contracts accepted as legal, in the same way in which I believe codicils to wills are.’
  • 183) ‘Specifics such as whether the couples were registered partners or had drawn up legal wills shall factor into each decision.’
  • 184) ‘The manual, launched on 22 February, will help in writing wills and testaments.’
  • 185) ‘The names revealed can then be researched in newspapers of the time and at the National Archive, where records of wills, births and deaths will reveal further information.’
  • 186) ‘They make a big thing about their reliance on benefactors, and every ten years or so, they invite their ex-students back for a nice slap-up meal and a bit of a speech to remind us how to leave them money in our wills.’
  • 187) ‘The couple have been to Christchurch twice before and spent a great deal of time on the last visit researching marriages and death records, wills and shipping records.’
  • 188) ‘Members of religious orders may inherit only small life pensions and cannot dispose of property through wills.’
  • 189) ‘Mr Prior has reminded me that he is the nominated executor of two wills of other members of his family.’
  • 190) ‘There is a widely held view among solicitors that do-it-yourself wills only result in making lawyers richer.’
  • 191) ‘Is it the case that a spell will not work if the person casting it consciously desires or wills the outcome?’
  • 192) ‘From another angle, however, it is possible to argue that his premature death was willed by the state.’
  • 193) ‘To save the world, in this understanding, God willed the violent death of God's only beloved son.’
  • 194) ‘He chooses to do so not because he seeks to suffer or because God wills his death, but as the means to life for God's people.’
  • 195) ‘And lastly, regarding the Constitution, the Conservative government will not make any changes unless the democratic process wills it.’
  • 196) ‘But can empire be thrust upon a nation, whether it wills it or not?’
  • 197) ‘How, then, do we deal with the ‘outside’, with new things, the threat of somebody who wills our destruction?’
  • 198) ‘May we be justice minded and peace-filled just as God wills it.’
  • 199) ‘Not for gain or glory, not for riches or immortality, but because my God wills it and that makes it right.’
  • 200) ‘He attempts to refuse them passage, but Virgil reminds him that in Hell what God wills is done.’
  • 201) ‘We sat by Charlie's bed for five days, just willing him to wake up.’
  • 202) ‘The crowd were willing him on but the goal never came.’
  • 203) ‘With only one weekend left until Christmas, the major retailers are willing us all to indulge in a last-minute splurge of spending.’
  • 204) ‘Apart from the stern-faced usherettes willing us out of their establishment, we were the only people left in the auditorium.’
  • 205) ‘The Aussie admits that he left Essex on bad terms with several players, and they were surrounding him yesterday and willing him to fail.’
  • 206) ‘Everyone was willing her to win a fortune and she did not let us down.’
  • 207) ‘I stood at the bar and stared at the barman, willing him to come to me next.’
  • 208) ‘It was even more disappointing yesterday because we could feel the fans getting behind us and willing us to win.’
  • 209) ‘I know how painful it was for the whole family to see her like this, and in the end it was a case of willing her to go, so that her pain would end.’
  • 210) ‘I feel that all the people who know and love me are willing me to be better and get well and take control.’
  • 211) ‘I never imagined my sister would not reappear when I willed her to.’
  • 212) ‘There was a large throng willing him on to success.’
  • 213) ‘I just sat and nodded, not really understanding the full significance of this issue, willing her to go on.’
  • 214) ‘I continued to stare at him, willing him to ask me out, but he never did.’
  • 215) ‘But even as I willed my weary body into sleep, my mind did not cease to race with thoughts.’
  • 216) ‘It is not terribly difficult to create in people the feeling that they have willed events that were not actually under their control.’
  • 217) ‘Edward allowed himself one gulp as he entered the chamber, and then willed his body not to betray his nervousness.’
  • 218) ‘And don't forget that it is one of the most popular games of all time, so there will be more fans willing the movie not to fail.’
  • 219) ‘I can't help muttering under my breath, though, willing the hawk on.’
  • 220) ‘He willed death to come quickly, with every ounce of strength he still possessed.’
  • 221) ‘If I should die before he is freed, the case will be willed to another attorney.’
  • 222) ‘To Bentham, who willed his own body to the University of London, it was perfectly just to put the bodies of paupers to scientific use as a means of repaying their public debt.’
  • 223) ‘He willed the farm to Annie before lapsing into delirium and feverishly mumbling his last words in the Maori he knew so well.’
  • 224) ‘And unlike Graham, who named Protas as her sole heir, Balanchine willed his ballets to a number of heirs, including some of the ballerinas who created the roles in those ballets.’
  • 225) ‘Since all the peoples of the world are his heirs, and since presumably he willed the land to his heirs, then all the people of the earth own it.’
  • 226) ‘In Renaissance Venice wives were free to bequeath their dowries to whom they willed, whereas in Florence they were required by law to leave them to their children or husband.’
  • 227) ‘When he died, he willed that all he had hidden down here be buried with him.’
  • 228) ‘She had willed that after her death parts of her body be put on display or sent to those responsible for abusing animals.’
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