can't help noticing (that) (something)

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can't help noticing (that) (something)

Said when something is too obvious or conspicuous to overlook. Hey, Tom—I couldn't help noticing that you've been coming in late each morning. Care to explain why? I can't help noticing a trend in your son's behavior that is a little bit disturbing.
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"I can't help noticing those furs, because I said to my aunt..."
We can't help noticing these things and having our ideas; can we, sir?"
Debbie, meanwhile, is terrified he'll be injured and Pete can't help noticing his fiancee seems a little too involved.
A visitor can't help noticing another design element in the loft, one that complements all those 19th-century details -- a "natural-history feel,'' as Blumin put it.
EMMERDALE (7pm ITV) VAL can't help noticing the way Eric is trying to avoid any physical contact with her - as if he's afraid of catching something.
And Roxy can't help noticing that it's Kat who's doing most of the comforting as she suggests turning the Vic's bonfire party into a memorial.
One can't help noticing the irony in how some of them resemble so closely in manner and deed, the Nazis in WWII, while others seem to agonise over the devastating failures of intelligence and the deeply troubling implications this has had over time.
A visitor can't help noticing one thing about the monument: There's room for many more laureates.
Some of them, you can't help noticing, preach entrepreneurship like a gospel.
"It is good news that the court has stopped this practice but you can't help noticing that the judiciary was finally sensitised only when a lower court judge was detained," Khan, head of the local human rights group Odhikar, told AFP.
You see, I can't help noticing that his much-publicised hair transplant is already showing signs of wear and tear.
Every now and then I come across a quite distressing situation, the main feature of which is "disorganization." I -- personally -- am a very organized person and that is why, every time I am confronted with a chaotic circumstance, I can't help noticing and wondering.
Laughs aplenty, even during a trip to Disneyland for the leading sales consignor @nancygsexton As soon as Darley announces that Layman is off to Sweden he fires in two stakes winners - last week it was Boldogsag, today it's Regatta Relocating stallions could catch on, you know, as the Racing Post's Nancy Sexton noted @SamHaggas Can't help noticing an increasing number of loo seats with urine on them So notes William Haggas's son Sam.
The Oslo attacks CA"Still, I can't help noticing, and being quite bothered by, the vast difference in reaction to the violence visited on Western nations such as Norway and the violence visited by Western nations (particularly our own) on non-Western nations.
DRIVING through Marford village on the old Wrexham to Chester road, you can't help noticing the distinctive black and white houses each side as you head uphill.
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