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verb in English:

1. action or state



2. crime


Crime doesn't pay.
For the crime of first degree murder, this court hereby sentences you to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
This is the police. Would you mind coming down to the station? "W-why?" "You can't think it's not a crime to go shooting guns off in the middle of town?!"
However, the general crime number has not decreased though the juvenile delinquency stands out.
Criminal law, also known as penal law, involves prosecution for an act that has been classified as a crime.
A strong argument for the religion of Christ is this — that offences against Charity are about the only ones which men on their death-beds can be made, not to understand, but to feel, as crime.
The incumbent's rival is taking issue with the claim that crime was reduced by 50% under the current administration.
The author pins the crime on a character who pops up in the last chapter of this book.
Why is it that the greatest crime and the greatest glory are to shed a man's blood?
Raskolnikov is the protagonist of the book of Crime and Punishment written by Dostoevsky.
In the "Mafia" tradition of organized crime, any member who discloses its operation is sure to be rubbed out.
Violent crime (inc murder) | Sex offences | knife crime | Stalking and harassment | Theft and burglaries | Grooming of children
Baffled by Sherlock Holmes' cryptic remarks, Watson wondered whether Holmes was intentionally concealing his thoughts about the crime.
Out of a sense of justice, I said to the leader of the biker gang: "What you are doing is a crime! Be ashamed of yourselves!".

English word "verb"(crime) occurs in sets:

9.1 CRIME; DEPENDENT PREPOSITIONS; SYNONYMS

3. what is verb



4. what


What else?
He has a huge capacity for accepting other people. That's what makes him special.
What is it that determines the route a railway takes?
How much of what I've written here do you understand?
What does seem clear is that we need to spend more money on this project.
What does what happened last night have to do with what's happening today?
Let's go to the movies next time. "What makes you think there will be a next time?"
He is too busy dreaming dreams to plan what he will do in his old age.
She knelt beside him and asked him what his name was.
A good newspaper reporter takes advantage of what he learns from any source, even the "little bird told him so" type of source.
My what a narrow waist! Her face is small, she really looks just like a doll!
Leaves are to plants what lungs are to animals.
She wouldn't let him in the room no matter what.
What is peculiar to Japan at mealtimes is that people eat rice out of little bowls.
According to what they say, that boy is very good at singing.

5. al


Al Gore is a global-warming activist.
Over seven years ago, the United States pursued al Qaeda and the Taliban with broad international support. We did not go by choice, we went because of necessity.
I am aware that some question or justify the events of 9/11. But let us be clear: al Qaeda killed nearly 3,000 people on that day.