How to use ‘a cup of’ in a sentence

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… feeling very tired, he drank a cup of tea. Instantly he felt a sharp thoracic (chest) pain. He began coughing and spitting blood. I showed him the blood. He remarked that he had a burning sensation around his lungs. He tried to undress but was…

Yuchen learns that Shuting’s arrhenphobia (fear of men) is due to her father’s over-protectiveness. Liqiao comes to know of Shuting’s problem through Yuchen, and makes her a cup of coffee using the Neapolitan Flip Pot. Through the coffee,…

… men on a lower bench, and received only a half portion of meat: the eldest of the orphans appear to have received the same quantity as the men, but of a plainer description of fare. (Athenaeus IV, 143) The boys like the men had also a cup of mixed…

Yemeni people prefer to have warm dishes in the morning. Typically, the meal would often consist of different types of pastries with a cup of Yemeni coffee or tea. A more hearty meal would often include legumes, eggs, or even roasted meat…

… revolt against Qin Dynasty) he would be effectively cooking his own father, and that Xiang Yu should not forget to send him a cup of ‘their’ father’s flesh to share as good brothers, but Xiang Yu still did not kill them. At one point, Xiang…

Woody drops in at a fancy restaurant, looks over the menu and gives them a nickel for a cup of coffee while he takes out his own lunchbox. Insulted, they toss him out without a bite to eat. Woody starts thumbing through the newspaper and sees an ad about a wealthy lady seeking matrimony who goes by the name Gorgeous Gal.

… leaves his room in tears, he prepares a cup of poisoned tea for himself. Megan returns, dressed in the fine Chinese garments he gave her. She waits on him in the gentle manner of a concubine. When she says she could never leave him, he only smiles, then drinks the poisoned tea.

… an income by bootlegging were raided, and shut down. Transients were common, and the police officers gave them a place to stay at night, a cup of coffee and a doughnut before they left in the morning. In 1932 alone, the jail housed 1,224…

With five people now held hostage in the basement, Pierre told Andrews to get something from their van. Andrews returned with a bottle in a brown paper bag, from which Pierre poured a cup of blue liquid. Pierre ordered Orren to administer the liquid to the other hostages, but he refused, and was bound, gagged, and left face-down on the basement floor.

Winter has estimated that he has spent over $100,000 on the project, drinking an average 10 cups of coffee a day and once spending $1400 on a plane ticket to purchase a cup of coffee from a Starbucks in British Columbia before it closed. As of January 2011, Winter reported having visited 10,000 global locations, including over 8,000 in the United States.

… of support from the Queen and Elton John, after the successful docking. His first meal at the ISS was a bacon sandwich and a cup of tea.

While waiting, Kirk has a cup of coffee, but after drinking it, finds the bridge crew appears to have become motionless. He suddenly sees a woman, who introduces herself to him as Deela, Queen of the Scalosians. She explains that due to radiation around the planet Scalos, her people have entered a state of hyperacceleration, causing them to move faster than can be seen; this has…

February 9, 1954, he took a cup of coffee with what he thought was a tuberculosis medicine. Instead someone had replaced it with strychnine. Within an hour he was dead and his autobiography disappeared.

While never a contender to the place of the third-most important club in the Lisbon Football Association, Estrela da Amadora won a Cup of Portugal in 1990 and one second division championship in 1992-93. In 16 seasons in top flight…

… by often correcting his coworkers. Oscar invites Michael for a cup of coffee, but the other employees realize that Oscar wants to discuss China in more detail, in order to reestablish himself as the office’s intellectual heavyweight. Seeing…

While at court, Eve exits to find Jake standing there, and the two of them leave together to grab a cup of coffee.

While Tom and Gerri are at their garden allotment Mary arrives unannounced at their home and persuades Ronnie to let her in. Her car has just been written off and she is upset. The two have a cup of tea and a desultory chat before Mary…

While Ted is out, Niamh Connolly comes to visit. Dougal invites her in and (technically following some advice Ted gave him) asks her if she would like to remove her bra. He then attempts to make a cup of tea for her but concedes defeat with Mrs Doyle busy elsewhere.

While Sam is looking up the recipe, Bugs Bunny knocks on the door and explains that as he’s one of the rabbits residing in the king’s royal forest, he’s come to borrow a cup of diced carrots. Sam just slams the door on Bugs and returns to…

… free. That was the time when he lived in near poverty, struggling to get to eat one square meal a day, having to borrow from everyone even to manage a cup of tea. He wrote prolifically, for newspapers and periodicals, but he got paid next to nothing for his efforts. This was the period which forms the backdrop in which works like Janmadinam were set.

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