As a whole, I had scarcely ever seen a young creature that could lay claim
to more of the loveliness of her sex.
I cannot lay claim
to the honour of forming an item in the population of Muggleton; nor, Sir, I will frankly admit, do I covet that honour: and I will tell you why, Sir
Just as you have got a thing done, if they see it likely to be successful, they are always for interfering; and then it’s tea to one but they lay claim
to half, or even all of the credit.
Thus, a real man and a figure in a picture can both lay claim
to the name 'animal'; yet these are equivocally so named, for, though they have a common name, the definition corresponding with the name differs for each.
The five-day MidEast Watch & Jewellery Show, which ended on Friday at the Expo Centre, Sharjah, can successfully lay claim
to being the only jewellery fair of its kind that is held twice a year.
By the same logic Sindh will lay claim
to 90% of Bhasha water.
Joe Brown with his ukulele FEW can lay claim
to Joe Brown's musical background.
Surely even Captain Jack Sparrow himself would not lay claim
to have seen such a double act during his many blockbuster adventures on the high seas?
Summary: Kuala Lumpur: Supporters of an armed bid by Filipino intruders to lay claim
to a .
I will lay claim
to being one of the first to refuse such a piece, which I did when offered one in my change.
In the Neolithic settlement of Choirkoitia, Cyprus can lay claim
to having one of the most important sites of its kind in Europe.
We persevered and exposed this travesty of justice but the episode raises important questions about a government that likes to lay claim