You took great pains
to conceal your thoughts from me.
But his zeal did not grow cold; and only about five years before his death he took great pains
in preparing a new edition of the Indian Bible."
She took great pains
to prevent her work from spoiling her hands, and they were small, thin, and white.
We took great pains
to further you on your way home to Ithaca, or wherever it was that you wanted to go to.'
I took great pains
, in constructing it, to secure a pleasant impression.
Jarndyce took great pains
to talk with him seriously and to put it to his good sense not to deceive himself in so important a matter.
So they took great pains
to direct the popular mind towards defensive artillery, and to divert it from any thought of aerial battle.
I took great pains
in collecting the insects, but excepting Tierra del Fuego, I never saw in this respect so poor a country.
"President (Moon Jae-in) and staff from the foreign ministry, as well as embassy staff in Abu Dhabi, took great pains
to rescue me over the 315 days," Joo told a throng of reporters at Incheon International Airport.
The video editors took great pains
to include Chinese subtitles and label key geographical features in simplified Chinese characters.
Russian sympathies toward Germans were understandably nonexistent for much of the twentieth century, so Kirill's grandmother took great pains
to conceal their German roots as much as possible.
Najib explained that BN took great pains
in screening their candidates several times, describing the process as a tedious and thorough one.
Saleemi said his team took great pains
in producing an authentic and quality modern software of Urdu and hoped Harf Kaar will be consulted, used and downloaded by all those who wanted to compose essays, poems, articles or stories etc in correct, error-free Urdu.
For the 'mistake' to be accepted by viewers, scriptwriters took great pains
to make the error believable.
Cameron took great pains
to distinguish radical Islamists from mainstream British Muslims, and forcefully denounced bigotry directed towards the latter, but did not shy away from acknowledging a connection between Islamic extremism and Islam itself.