|käsiala englanniksi||hand fi, idiom fi, handwriting fi, script fi|
: ux|en|Her hands are really strong.
*: Using her hands like windshield wipers, she tried to flick snow away from her mouth. When she clawed at her chest and neck, the crumbs maddeningly slid back onto her face. She grew claustrophobic.
*: Boxer was an enormous beast, nearly eighteen hands high, and as strong as any two ordinary horses put together.
*: On this hand and that hand, were hangings.
*: I maintain, however, on the one hand, that there are few occasions upon which large bodies of men, such as politics is concerned with, can rise above selfishness, while, on the other hand, there are a very great many circumstances in which populations will fall below selfishness, if selfishness is interpreted as enlightened self-interest.
*: The Bat—they called him the Bat.nb.... Hed never been in stir, the bulls had never mugged him, he didnt run with a mob, he played a lone hand, and fenced his stuff so that even the fence couldnt swear he knew his face.
: ux|en|an old hand at speaking; large farms need many farm hands
: ux|en|Bob gave Alice a hand to move the furniture.
: ux|en|a good hand
: ux|en|Given under my Hand and Seal of the State this 1st Day of January, 2010.
: ux|en|in safe hands; in good hands; nowrap|He lost his job when the factory changed hands. nowrap|With the business back in the founders hands, there is new hope for the company. nowrap|With John in charge of the project, its in good hands.
*: Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among usnb...
: ux|en|Give him a hand.
*: Also a big hand for Silver Linings Playbook, an exuberant modern screwball comedy we had, in an unseemly fit of cynicism, deemed "too entertaining" for Academy voters.
: ux|en|This fabric has a smooth, soft hand.
*: Gideon said unto God, If thou wilt save Israel by my hand.
: ux|en|to buy at first hand (from the producer, or when new); nowrap|to buy at second hand (when no longer in the producer’s hand, or when not new); nowrap|Its not a rumor. I heard it at first hand.
: ux|en|He handed them the letter. She handed responsibility over to her deputy.
: ux|en|to hand a lady into a carriage
*: Many parents and teachers have become irritated to the point of distraction at the way the weed-style growth of "like" has spread through the idiom of the young.
*: You’re history, we say .... Surely it is an American idiom. Impossible to imagine a postwar European saying, “You’re history. . . . That’s history,” meaning fuhgeddaboudit, pal.
: I cant read your writing.
: a writing table