As he spoke, he whipped a tape measure
and a large round magnifying glass from his pocket.
He whipped out his lens and a tape measure
, and hurried about the room on his knees, measuring, comparing, examining, with his long thin nose only a few inches from the planks, and his beady eyes gleaming and deep-set like those of a bird.
Dona Rita described amusingly how she had to stand in the middle of her room while Rose walked around her with a tape measure
noting the figures down on a small piece of paper which was then sent to the maker, who presently returned it with an angry letter stating that those proportions were altogether impossible in any woman.
Driving a peg, with great nicety, into the ground, at the precise spot where the beetle fell, my friend now produced from his pocket a tape measure.
Taking, now, the tape measure from the nearest point of the trunk to the peg, as before, and continuing the extension in a straight line to the distance of fifty feet, a spot was indicated, removed, by several yards, from the point at which we had been digging.
The world of tape measures
and calico counters seemed so far away; the interior of his quondam lodgings in a by-street of Islington, so unfamiliar and impossible.
A COUNTY Durham business has won a contract to be the sole UK and Ireland distributor of a newlyinvented tape measure
which has taken the US and French markets by storm.
The tape measure
is available in sheep, owl, hedgehog, frog, sunflower motifs and more.
These include DynaRule Bullseye Measuring Guide, Retractable Tape Measure
, SiliGentle AG Silver Foam Dressings, and DynaSorb Super Absorbent Dressings.
Occasionally, Lloyd George would ask me up to the house -- where the old goat would stand me up against a wall, take out a tape measure
and try to take all my measurements; it was never explained why and because he was my boss and the grandfather of my buddies I didn't dare ask -- or he would go up to London and I would get a lift in his chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce.
The rim of the bucket can hold masking tape, screwdrivers, pencils, scrapers, a tape measure
, painter's putty and a wiping cloth.
Materials: copy paper (two sheets per student) * computer with internet access * projector * ruler * scissors * tape measure
* chair * pencil and paper