1481、 He more than hesitated to promise that.
1482、 More is meant than meets the ear.
1483、 Rose’s cheeks were more than touched by the sun.
1484、 He has more than replied my kindness.
1485、 She was more than pleased with her daughter’s performance.
1486、 I prefer autumn. What we lose in flowers we more than gain in fruits.
1487、 He would sooner die than consent to such a plan.
1488、 The brave soldier would as soon die as yield to such an enemy.
1489、 I would sooner die at once than live in this agony.
1490、 I would rather you come tomorrow.
1491、 He would rather resign than take part in such dishonest business deals.
1492、 I would rather you remained here.
1493、 I would rather never allude to the past for it is very painful to me.
1494、 Short of theft, I will do anything I can for you.
1495、 We are short of hands at present。
1496、 His conduct was nothing short of madness.
1497、 The result fell short of my expectation.
1498、 The result was nothing short of my expectation.
1499、 Short of some tremendous accident or untoward event it could not be anything else.
1500、 They are short of money.