Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"Not"

He's not in.
I'm not sleepy.
She is not tall.
That's not fair.
She may not come.
I'm not ready yet.
It's not my fault.
We are not amused.
I am not a teacher.
He will not say yes.
She hit me, not him.
You'd better not go.
I'm not at all tired.
You are not Japanese.
He might not be happy.
I would rather not go.
Let's not do the work.
She loves Tom, not me.
That's not my concern.
She kissed me, not him.
That's not the problem.
I do not need money now.
She's not young, is she?
That's not what I heard.
All of them are not poor.
He promised not to smoke.
I'm not as rich as I was.
Mary has not started yet.
She did not say anything.
She's not as old as Mary.
These socks do not match.
This door would not open.
Tom is not as old as you.
What he said is not true.
I am not a morning person.
I am not getting involved.
Let's not go into details.
She advised him not to go.
She told him not to worry.
What he said was not true.
You'd better not go today.
He advised me not to smoke.
I advised him not to drive.
He did not know what to say.
He pretended not to hear me.
I am not certain about that.
I should not have said that.
I will not attend the party.
I will not see him any more.
My family is not that large.
My family is not very large.
Tom is not yet able to swim.
Why not have dinner with us?
His opinion was not accepted.
I am not acquainted with him.
I am not concerned with this.
I'm not sure when he'll come.
Plastic does not burn easily.
She advised him not to smoke.
That's not my favorite topic.
The wound has not healed yet.
He could not walk any further.
He's rich, but he's not happy.
It is not as good as it looks.
Life is not all fun and games.
Plastic does not break easily.
She is not afraid of anything.
Be careful not to catch a cold.
He is actually not the manager.
He was not aware of the danger.
His house is not far from here.
I am not sure but she may come.
I can afford one, but not both.
I'm not going to see you again.
It was not clear what she said.
It was not very cold yesterday.
She advised him not to do that.
She may not come here tomorrow.
Tom is not able to drive a car.
He is not as tall as his father.
I am not always free on Sundays.
I wish I had a reason not to go.
I'm not a doctor, but a teacher.
I'm not in favor of such a plan.
Japan is not as large as Canada.
My family is not all that large.
My mother is not always at home.
She told us not to make a noise.
That's not what you said before.
The car he's driving is not his.
This does not apply to students.
We may not be able to afford it.
You must not be late for school.
He told me not to drive too fast.
He's not at all afraid of snakes.
I am not the person I used to be.
I asked him not to drive so fast.
I hope it does not rain tomorrow.
Liquor is not sold at this store.
She promised not to go out alone.
She was advised by him not to go.
You must not jump to conclusions.
You must not touch the paintings.
English is not my native language.
He did not speak unless spoken to.
He was sick, so he did not go out.
I am not about to pay ten dollars.
Jim's not a lawyer. He's a doctor.
My father does not eat much fruit.
She asked him to not quit his job.
She pleaded with him to not leave.
She told me not to go there alone.
She was not in the mood for lunch.
That is not how we do things here.
Tom pretended to not hear a thing.
He warned us not to enter the room.
He's not good at remembering names.
I am not always at home on Sundays.
I have not heard from her recently.
I'm not as healthy as I used to be.
It's not much of a surprise, is it?
It's not worth reading any further.
She may not be aware of the danger.
The cause of the fire is not known.
I'm not responsible for what Tom did.
No matter who says so, it's not true.
Tom is not serious about his studies.
Tom pretended not to know the answer.
Mary is not used to being made fun of.
She advised him not to buy a used car.
She advised him not to drink too much.
She advised him not to drive too fast.
He is not as smart as his older brother.
I am hungry because I did not eat lunch.
You are not supposed to smoke at school.
He thought it over and decided not to go.
Hunting is not allowed in national parks.
I don't know whether you like her or not.
I think it's sad to not have any friends.
Please be careful not to break this vase.
She advised him not to eat between meals.
She advised him not to use too much salt.
They were not aware that I was not there.
I am not accustomed to speaking in public.
I think I'm really not any good at German.
I'm not used to making speeches in public.
It's not easy to speak a foreign language.
She advised him not to use too much sugar.
She was asked not to speak at the meeting.
She was so angry that she could not speak.
Tom was trying hard not to laugh out loud.
A bunch of people told me not to eat there.
Are you seriously thinking about not going?
He has not written to them for a long time.
I am not accountable to you for my actions.
I warned you not to get near him, didn't I?
I wish you had not told him about the plan.
She advised him not to go there by himself.
You'd better not swim if you've just eaten.
She warned him not to go out at night alone.
I am disappointed that my friend is not here.
I do not and never will feed my dog raw fish.
I do not like wearing anybody else's clothes.
I don't know whether George will come or not.
I think that that book is not so interesting.
I'm not yet used to writing business letters.
You'd better not go out in this cold weather.
He has not eaten a decent meal in a long time.
I am not accustomed to walking long distances.
I'm not sure why Tom didn't want to meet Mary.
Tom advised him not to buy the secondhand car.
Tom has money. However, he's not all that happy.
You'll have to do it, whether you like it or not.
I didn't go out at all because you told me not to.
She tried to persuade him not to decline the offer.
I'm not sure yet, but I think I'll become a teacher.
Our policy is to build for the future, not the past.
She advised him not to borrow money from his friends.
I have not eaten any seafood since the recent oil spill.
Even when she's not wearing makeup, she's very beautiful.
He's not the kind of person who always criticizes others.
It's not at all rare to live to be over ninety years old.
She isn't kind to him. In fact, she's not kind to anyone.
It's not only Tom that has to study. I have to study, too.
Tom is not a lazy boy. As a matter of fact, he works hard.
She advised him not to believe everything the teacher says.
I make it a rule not to watch television after nine o'clock.
She was advised by him not to borrow money from his friends.
She advised him not to spend all his money on his girlfriend.
I'm a vegetarian, so I'd rather not have meat, if that's okay.
My mother asked me not to feed the dog until after we had all eaten.
I hate myself for not having the will power to quit eating junk food.
I know how to solve the problem, but I've been asked not to tell you.
It's not all that uncommon for people to live past the age of ninety.
She advised him not to drive too fast, but he wouldn't listen to her.
She advised him not to buy a used car, but he didn't follow her advice.
She advised him not to use too much salt, but he wouldn't listen to her.
Try not to spend so much time complaining about things you can't change.
How many times do I have to tell you not to eat candy just before dinner?
I can't tell you everything I've been told because I've been told not to.


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