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  • v. want; desire (used to form polite requests, suggestions etc.)
  • v. Used to form polite requests


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  • "Lee simply loves Pondicherry, not just its locales but also its people, and would like to see this place being portrayed at its vibrant best in the movie," said Samir Sarkar of India Take One, which is taking care of the Indian leg of the production.

    The Telegraph - Calcutta (Kolkata) - Frontpage

  • Stefanie Ungar would like to acknowledge Stuey by saying:

    One of a Kind

  • “Mr. Mercier would like to see you,” he said, in the tone of voice he probably reserved for the pool cleaner and the chauffeur.

    The Killing Kind

  • In addition, we would like to thank Greg Dinkin and Frank R. Scatoni, agents at Venture Literary, who went to extraordinary lengths to keep the momentum of this project moving forward at times when our energy was flagging.

    One of a Kind

  • Madeline Ungar would like to acknowledge Stuey by saying:

    One of a Kind

  • Bolton manager Owen Coyle has confirmed he would like Ivan Klasnic to stay at the Reebok

    TEAMtalk Football News

  • McGimsey, the Louisiana state archaeologist, said he would like to map good sites more thoroughly and excavate where possible.

    Oil spill cleanup turns up trove of Indian relics

  • We would like to see data on eggs that have been frozen for longer periods of time, Widra said.

    Busy career women put biological clock on freeze

  • I would like to thank Rosalie Siegel and Brant Rumble for helping put this book together, and Doug Brod, Dave Eggers, and Tom Beller for generously publishing my work.

    The Double Life is Twice as Good

  • The least I could do was send a card for your 70th birthday, however over30 years on from the pathetic TV broadcast when you fooled everyone by claiming to have walked upon the Moon, I would like to point out that you, and the other astronauts, are making yourselfs sic a worldwide laughing stock, thanks to the Internet.

    First Man


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