How to use ‘a while’ in a sentence

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… course. It then takes a sharp turn east and for a while forms the boundary between Haycock and East Rockhill Townships. It takes one more turn south before heading into Lake Nockamixon.

Together with Kazimierz Stabrowski, Xawery Dunikowski, Konrad Krzyżanowski and , Ruszczyc helped develop the Warsaw School of Fine Arts, where he taught for a while. In 1907-08 he held the chair of landscape painting at the Kraków Academy of Fine Arts.

… beef was now the mainstay of trade in the port. After this, he tried his hand at gold prospecting. For a while longer the brothers tried to re-establish themselves in Africa, but an unsuccessful mining venture finally exhausted their patience and they decided to leave and ride the tramp steamers around the world.

Institute in Leeds which organises exhibitions and research activities in international sculpture. Popular interest in Moore’s work was perceived by some to have declined for a while in the UK but has been revived in recent times by exhibitions…

Today, bars and restaurants occupy most of the premises in Ashton Lane. The Famous Grosvenor Cafe and the now internationally renowned ‘Chip’ remain a defining feature. Some like Jinty McGuintys Irish Bar have been there a while too, almost 25 years.

Today Restoration Island is not just a National Park; one third of the island is leased to David Glasheen, a former businessman who moved to the island in 1993. Visitors who want to see the island and live there for a while first have to go to Lockhart River and try to get in contact with friends of the caretaker to arrange a meeting.

Tocharian B reflects Proto-Tocharian central vowels (ä, ā) differently depending on whether they bore stress or not. This is indicated in the table above: stressed ä ā > a ā while unstressed ä ā > ä a (i.e. Tocharian B a reflects either stressed ä or unstressed ā). An additional complication is that unstressed ä is deleted in open syllables. See below.

Toby has helped introduce Joe to the love of his life, Ronnie Moore, who puts up with Joe’s gambling for a while. But when she expects a child, even Joe’s winning of a house doesn’t make her trust his ways. Joe is too busy playing poker to…

… unconvincing, yet talented teens to compete in the national horse competition. Kelly and her team take on Stephanie’s team. The competition lasts quite a while until Kelly pulls of the best performance in the end. Stephanie is impressed and…

… of Charles Lamb and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, went to Nevis. About 1775 the father set out with his wife to Nevis in the West Indies. The children were left behind, and John was placed for a while under the care of Dr. Richard Mant, the…

Toayahnu’s angered many indigenous across multiple Plateau nations and for a while it was considered to exact revenge on John Sutter’s colony with a mixed military force of 2,000. The Nez Perce Ellis was sent to Fort Vancouver as a…

… primes suspect for a while, as he cannot recall his movements that night. When Toadie is sued by Eric Edwards (Paul O’Brien), Sonya befriends his wife, Mandy (Emelia Burns). Sonya arranges a dinner, so they can talk and work things out, but she…

… works for Tim Collins (Ben Anderson). Toadie falls in love with Dee and the couple get engaged. Shortly after they wed, Toadie drives their car off a cliff into the sea and Dee goes missing, devastating Toadie. A while later, Toadie falls…

Nicator. A few decades later the city was rebuilt by Seleucus’s son Antiochus who transferred there colonists from Magnesia. Also the Seleucid king Antiochus stayed there for a while in 205 B.C. after his campaign to the eastern provinces…

… have held candles and a figure of Christ on the cross. This would have been removed at the time of the Reformation but there is a story that Henley church clung to Rome for a while and that a window on the stairs was used as a lookout to…

To the end of the 20th century, the United States Big Three (GM, Ford, and Chrysler) partially lost their leading position, Japan became for a while the world’s leader of car production and cars began to be mass manufactured in new Asian, East European, and other countries.

… his life and when she left him due to his drug and alcohol problems in 1974, he was arguably never the same again and for a while fell into a spiral of self-destruction. He was always a workaholic and would think nothing of spending days in his recording studio without sleeping or eating.

… claims that she hasn’t seen Dusty in a while. Kit shuts the door, but she suspects that the man is trying to look into the windows. Feeling threatened, she grabs a disposable camera and takes a picture of his license plate. Finding nothing, the man leaves.

… time I got around to filing my application a week or so later the membership fee had gone up to $300. I still paid, but then they cut it back to $100. The president, Harry G. Buckley, asked me if I would leave the $200 difference in my account for a while as the club was short of funds and needed it to pay some bills. (Yes, I did get the $200 eventually).

To take his mind off Mythili for a while, Ram’s four friends drive him down to Bangalore and rent a room to hire call girl Maragathavalli alias Maggie. Ram, who is still not able to forget Mythili and does not wish to betray her, gets into…

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