Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"By"

He came by bus.
He came by car.
I'll come by 10.
Let's go by bus.
Let's go by car.
She stood by him.
Do it by yourself.
He went by bicycle.
May I pay by check?
I met him by chance.
I traveled by myself.
Let's go by taxi, OK?
She was hit by a car.
Will you go by train?
I go to school by bus.
She was kissed by him.
He played piano by ear.
He visited Nara by bus.
Ten years have gone by.
You'd better go by bus.
3 multiplied by 5 is 15.
Ken must be home by now.
Let's drop by his house.
Can I pay by credit card?
He goes to school by bus.
He is by no means bright.
I began living by myself.
The dog was hit by a car.
This desk is used by Tom.
Will you send it by mail?
Did you study by yourself?
Does he go to work by bus?
Go and sit by your father.
I was almost hit by a car.
I was nearly hit by a car.
Ken goes to school by bus.
She was brought up by him.
She was humiliated by him.
The house is owned by him.
Do you go to school by bus?
Eggs are sold by the dozen.
I need to know by tomorrow.
I'll send the book by mail.
She held him by the sleeve.
She plays the piano by ear.
She was blackmailed by him.
The dog was hit by a truck.
Did you make it by yourself?
Does he go to school by bus?
I crossed the river by boat.
I don't go to school by bus.
I'll be back by six o'clock.
My plan was adopted by them.
Please send it to me by fax.
She grabbed him by the hand.
She was almost hit by a car.
Who was the book written by?
He goes to school by bicycle.
He goes to the office by car.
How long does it take by bus?
How long does it take by car?
I was impressed by his music.
I was laughed at by everyone.
He prepared supper by himself.
He should have arrived by now.
I advised her to come by 9:00.
I go to work by car every day.
I usually go to school by bus.
I went there by bus and train.
I went to the airport by taxi.
Mary is respected by everyone.
She crouched down by the gate.
The dog was run over by a car.
The hotel is run by his uncle.
This work is by no means easy.
Did he come by bus or by train?
He was accompanied by his wife.
He was deserted by his friends.
I live in this house by myself.
I was almost run over by a car.
I was delayed by a traffic jam.
Memorize the poem by next week.
She went to the museum by taxi.
We traveled to Mexico by plane.
You must be back by 10 o'clock.
Dinner is probably ready by now.
Do you commute to school by bus?
Don't let opportunities pass by.
He is getting better bit by bit.
I built this doghouse by myself.
I go to work every day by train.
I have to be back home by seven.
I made this dog house by myself.
I walked in the woods by myself.
My grandmother lives by herself.
Our dog was run over by a truck.
She advised him to come by 2:30.
She is being blackmailed by him.
Was this letter written by Mary?
Why don't we drop by to see her?
He repaired his watch by himself.
He'll finish the job by tomorrow.
I was deeply moved by his speech.
She advised him to go by bicycle.
She was advised by him not to go.
She went to the hospital by taxi.
They were scolded by the teacher.
You can go to the station by bus.
How did you come by this painting?
I was moved to tears by the story.
I will finish my homework by nine.
Mary took out the eggs one by one.
She is related to him by marriage.
The old man was run over by a car.
The roof was damaged by the storm.
Traveling by boat is a lot of fun.
Do you think I should go by myself?
He came by car instead of by train.
I want to finish this work by five.
I was convinced by his explanation.
Nowadays many people travel by car.
The boy caught the dog by the tail.
Traffic was blocked by a landslide.
What do you think he meant by that?
Your son must be quite tall by now.
Could we have a table by the window?
I thought you had to get up by 7:30.
The policeman caught him by the arm.
I need to know your answer by Friday.
We amused ourselves by playing games.
I shouldn't have gone there by myself.
She was advised by him on that matter.
She was advised by him save his money.
She was advised by him to be punctual.
She was advised by him to lose weight.
She was advised by him to work harder.
She was advised by him to stop smoking.
By the time you come back, I'll be gone.
I'm sorry I opened your mail by mistake.
Please get this work finished by Monday.
She wasn't able to contact him by phone.
I can tell it's him by the way he speaks.
I need your answer by the end of the day.
Kate wants to finish her homework by ten.
Lightning is usually followed by thunder.
Tom's shot missed the target by two feet.
When I travel, I prefer to travel by air.
I cheered myself up by listening to music.
She has never been in a car driven by him.
She was advised by him to give up smoking.
She was loved by everybody in the village.
By the time you get back, she'll have left.
I avoid traveling by air, if I can help it.
I narrowly escaped being run over by a car.
I'm afraid I took your umbrella by mistake.
She advised him not to go there by himself.
She was advised by him to give up drinking.
She was advised by him to go to the police.
The company is managed by my older brother.
The teacher was surrounded by her students.
We shouldn't judge people by how they look.
We tried to cheer him up by taking him out.
Dick promised to come back by three o'clock.
I'll get you the info you need by next week.
Please turn in your report by next Saturday.
She was advised by him to come back at once.
She was advised by him to get more exercise.
She was taken care of by one of her friends.
That company is managed by my older brother.
Excuse me for opening your letter by mistake.
He promised me to come by five at the latest.
I only found out about it purely by accident.
Tom's Japanese is improving little by little.
According to the news, he was eaten by sharks.
I must get this work finished by next Tuesday.
Mike managed to carry the suitcase by himself.
She came very near to being run over by a car.
She was advised by him on how to stay healthy.
An old man sat surrounded by his grandchildren.
Her mother lives in the country all by herself.
I have lots of work to clear up by the weekend.
I shouldn't have to do all this work by myself.
She was advised by him to listen to her doctor.
Someone must have taken my umbrella by mistake.
By the way, did you hear that Mary quit her job?
I gave her my word I would be back home by nine.
I have a lot of work to clear up by the weekend.
I saw a young boy crossing the street by himself.
I think it's time for me to contact him by phone.
If you are by my side, I don't need anything else.
Please turn in the report by the end of the month.
I'm sure that she has arrived at the village by now.
She had no difficulty in learning the poem by heart.
I shouldn't have walked home late at night by myself.
The old man narrowly escaped being run over by a car.
They insisted on my getting the work done by tomorrow.
The other day I discovered a book written by my father.
I heard that a paralyzed man was eaten alive by maggots.
I opened the door and saw two boys standing side by side.
She grabbed him by the hand and pulled him onto the boat.


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