How to use ‘a promise’ in a sentence

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… his was based on the claim that God broke a promise which He had made under oath. All these objections are preserved in Saadia’s Kitab al-Amanat, among twelve other objections of a similar kind, most of which are supposed to have originated…

…Ānandāshraya: This was a shelter for the aged built at Shirali close to the Chitrapur Math. It was completed on March 30, 1980 and could house around 40 couples. This was a promise that Swamiji had given to his guru. The cost of its…

… it. In 1139, Zengi attacked Damascus’s fortress at Baalbek, obtaining its surrender in response to a promise of safe passage; he did not honor it. He granted the territory to his lieutenant Ayyub, father of Saladin.

Zana Muhsen (born 1965 in Birmingham, England) is a British author known for her book Sold: Story of Modern-day Slavery and its follow-up A Promise to Nadia. The books narrate the experiences that she and her sister Nadia (born 1966) went through after they were sold into marriage by their father, Muthanna Muhsen, a Yemeni émigré.

… her train fare. Although Yuna is somewhat afraid and reluctant, she gives the girl money, who in turns give Yuna her bracelet as a promise she will meet her tomorrow to pay her back. On the same day, Yuna runs twice into a boy who looks…

… own house to save the young man’s life, the elderly doctor in payment has extracted a promise from his father, a friend who was the previous owner of Lassie, that he will allow him to send the young man on a four-year medical course in Edinburgh so he can take over from him one day as doctor in the Glen.

… or provisions arrived and thus, with the advice of Tomoe, resolved to advance on the capital with the remaining army. He succecced and was awarded a rank by the Imperial Court. Yoritomo infuriated with the result, on a promise to send…

… who act his confidants. For his birthday present to her, Yori gives Iku a diamond clover ring as a promise of eternal love. Separated from Yori for weeks at a time, Iku is placed in the care of Yano, who acts as her protector. Yano helps the…

Yong Gong got to marry the pharmacist who lived with his entire family and Hyun-joon’s brother-in-law eventually went abroad to America to study, as a promise to marry Hee-ju if both of them excel academically.

Yeh Vaada Raha (English: It’s A Promise) was an Indian television series that started on September 21, 2015 on Zee TV.

… dignity, she replies that while she seldom thinks of Townsend, she can’t make such a promise. Sloper misunderstands her and alters his will, adding a codicil deploring his daughter’s ongoing interest in unscrupulous young men and leaving…

… for Marcus to be put on trial. Octavia begs Hannah to retract her statement. When she does so, Brutus has them arrested for lying against the prince. They are sentenced to be burnt. Ezra first extracts a promise from Brutus that on his…

Years later, Nick and Pete find most of the children and their families are missing and learn that most of them have travelled to the New World/New Amsterdam and decide to follow them. Before they leave they are approached by Henry Rutgers who wishes them to deliver an engagement ring to Elizabeth Van Olden and a promise to join her as soon as he can.

Xingmi’s secretary Zhou Yin (周隱), however, citing Yang Wo’s frivolousness, opposed, instead suggesting that Yang Xingmi entrust the circuit to Liu Wei with a promise from Liu to transfer it to another son of Yang Xingmi’s. Xu and the other…

Xingmi’s secretary Zhou Yin (周隱), however, citing Yang Wo’s frivolousness, opposed, instead suggesting that Yang Xingmi entrust the circuit to Liu Wei with a promise from Liu to transfer it to another son of Yang Xingmi’s. Xu and the other…

… grief to remain at the temple. Han Dongxiu, a sworn brother of Xiuqiang and Xiangfei, helped Xiuqiang sneak the holy Krita-Yuga sword to his lover, to serve as a promise the two would one day meet again. Unknown to Xiuqiang was that when…

… kings of Sukhothai and a relation on his mother’s side to King Chairacha. The usurper was lured from the safety of the palace into the jungle with a promise of capturing a large elephant. As the usurper king, Si Sudachan and their infant…

Wood, having spent most of her television career before As Seen On TV with the opposition television station ITV, was lured to the BBC with a promise of bigger budgets and more creative control than on previous television shows, such as Wood and Walters.

… but now these envoys bore some of what the British commander had demanded – oxen, a promise of guns and a gift of elephant tusks. The peace was rejected as the terms had not been fully met and Chelmsford turned the envoys away without…

… ambition.) Dost Mohamed’s subsequent relations with the British were equivocal until his death. He half-heartedly supported the Sikhs during the Second Anglo-Sikh War in return for a promise that Peshawar would be restored to Afghan rule, but the…

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