Finishing the report by tomorrow is next to impossible.
If possible, I'd like to travel around the world.
He looked for every possible means of escape.
This means that others can only come to know you and like you by listening to what you say.
Could you spare me a few minutes?
As such is the case, I am sorry I can't accept your kind invitation.
It's next to impossible to finish it in a day.
Sorry, but can you show me the way to the next village?
I can't bring myself to do such a thing.
If you hurry, you will catch up with him.
To control a class calls for all your skills as a teacher.
You may be right, but I am against your opinion.
I am looking forward to hearing from you soon.
The teacher cannot have said such a thing.
We take great pleasure in meeting all of you this evening.
If it had not been for your help, I couldn't have completed the work.
With just a little more effort, he would have succeeded.
I'll be very happy if I can serve you.
There is no denying that she is very efficient.
It is highly probable that the deletion of element C will still yield the same result.
I want a box in which to keep these toys.
Thanks to the development of agricultural science, world food production has managed to keep up with population growth - but only at the expense of the future.
He must be a gentleman to act that way.
I hurried in order to catch the first train.