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give (one) food for thought

To give one something to consider. That meeting really gave me food for thought—I might invest in their company after all.
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Ioannou, together with Reda Amrani, Eslam Eissa, E[currency]afak Ersozlu, Raul Moreno Supervia and Nicolas Rochette, will use the shores of Peyia to give us food for thought for four performances.
There were free sponsored books handed out about people who experienced mental health problems to give us food for thought to go with the food.
7(out of 10) BETFRED 2016 TIP Delia's team give us food for thought, but trap door beckons.
Instead she decided to give us food for thought about how being constantly bombarded with these images makes young girls think they have to put themselves in compromising situations.
The fact that there have only been two female governors in the 90 years of the republic should give us food for thought.
We probably needed that as well to bring us down to earth and give us food for thought.
The evening menu was big enough to give us food for thought (six starters and nine main courses) and not so extensive as to raise suspicions that the microwave was the key kitchen appliance.
Although written long ago they give us food for thought and enhance our reflections of the past and invigorate our tasks for what lies ahead.
Not bad for a quiet week in November and proof positive that more than any other sport - and in stark contrast to the Flat - the whole jump season moves through to a natural and spectacular climax at Cheltenham in March, when most of the questions are answered and those that aren't give us food for thought as to their possiblydifferent solutions a year hence.
THE passing of Quentin Hughes should give us food for thought.
Even Tomasz Gollob, who many believe will go on and win the world title this season, has finally mastered the Monmore track and they will certainly give us food for thought.
In a comparison of women's writing in Italy, France and Germany, Tiller finds that the last provided the least fruitful environment for the development of the female author, excluding women most rigidly from cultural life; her exploration of possible reasons for this should give us food for thought when considering the problematic position of women in German literature well after the sixteenth century.
In short, the satirist's primary goal is not to "teach" us moral lessons or to reform us, but to entertain us and give us food for thought.
Featuring beautiful and intimate footage and unusual behind-the scenes access Horses will certainly give us food for thought in this racing season.
People will say we should look for a second overseas player and that performance will give us food for thought with regards that,' said Croft.