without necessarily changing everything
the effect produced is completely different
he made such a mess
to do sb great credit
that's all fiction!
everything is back to normal
what I like best of all
I liked her straight away
the hill is a mass of flowers
he may be clever/a king, but he…
did you work that out all by yourself?
with him it's all or nothing
I'll be with you in a minute
I'd rather leave straight away
that's all well and good, but…
I'll try to make sure everything goes all right
I'll be with you right away
that's all very well, but…
he can hardly read
the house is long and narrow
to make every effort to do
everything leads us to believe that...
he's present and not much else
all the indications would suggest that...
a tiny bruise
what have you been doing all this time?
any pretext will do to start a quarrel
not all of what he says is true
see to it that everything is ready
they are doing everything to drive us apart
you're the spitting image of your father
make sure everything is tidy
anybody else would have given up
the work on our house will go on all winter
she's the spitting image of her mother
it's only just edible, if that!
not to be to everyone's liking
there you go, straight off the deep end
he was sick throughout the journey
you're going to bed and that's final!
he ate a whole chicken all by himself
to be most obliging
it would be in his best interests to invest this money
not everyone can do
he takes everything you say literally
she defended him although she knew he was guilty
at 15, his/her future was already mapped out
it's as if the yen had been devalued