Fill in the blanks

Fill in the blanks.

You can figure out the rest.; You can draw a conclusion from that. (Fixed order. See also fill something in.) Mary. What happened at Fred's house last night? Bill: There was a big fight, then the neighbors called the police. Mary: Then what happened? Bill: Fill in the blanks. What do you think? John: They had been lost for two days, then the wolves came, and the rest is history. Jane: Yes, I think I can fill in the blanks.
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Setting up a narrative that enables prospects to fill in the blanks about how they would interact with these larger-than-life aspects of the property is a great way to illustrate the potential lifestyle at Epic, she adds.
So Essex Property Trust and MTC did just that, in the form of "Mad Libs"--the 1960s-inspired word game that offers a short story full of missing words, requiring participants to fill in the blank with a word from a specific category, such as a noun or verb.
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In ``A Lot Like Love,'' Amanda Peet and Ashton Kutcher fill in the blanks with a very palpable chemistry and dialogue that's much more intelligent than average.
As we fill in the blanks, our other opinions about how the world works come into play, and provide related clues for interpretation.
He never did fill in the blanks and ended up content only with Vollard's shirtfront.
We had loads of great entries for last week's competition on consequences when we asked you to fill in the blanks.
It took about four years to fill in the blanks about who these people were.
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The film's bare- bones screenplay doesn't explain what motivates Waters - or anyone else, for that matter - but Willis has enough screen presence and acting chops to fill in the blanks and the silences and give us a sense of the character's inner life.
Then fill in the blanks on the form and send it immediately to a printer or fax machine.