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Monsieur -- (French)
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Jane Eyre
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  • Monsieur a parle de vous: il m’a demande le nom de ma gouvernante, et si elle n’etait pas une petite personne, assez mince et un peu pale.
  • Monsieur, John has just been to say that your agent has called and wishes to see you.
  • As he took the cup from my hand, Adele, thinking the moment propitious for making a request in my favour, cried out — "N’est-ce pas, monsieur, qu’il y a un cadeau pour Mademoiselle Eyre dans votre petit coffre?"
  • And spreading out her dress, she chasseed across the room till, having reached Mr. Rochester, she wheeled lightly round before him on tip-toe, then dropped on one knee at his feet, exclaiming — "Monsieur, je vous remercie mille fois de votre bonte;" then rising, she added, "C’est comme cela que maman faisait, n’est-ce pas, monsieur?"
  • It was verging on dusk, and the clock had already given warning of the hour to dress for dinner, when little Adele, who knelt by me in the drawing-room window-seat, suddenly exclaimed — "Voile, Monsieur Rochester, qui revient!"
  • And spreading out her dress, she chasseed across the room till, having reached Mr. Rochester, she wheeled lightly round before him on tip-toe, then dropped on one knee at his feet, exclaiming — "Monsieur, je vous remercie mille fois de votre bonte;" then rising, she added, "C’est comme cela que maman faisait, n’est-ce pas, monsieur?"
  • …then she coined pretexts to go downstairs, in order, as I shrewdly suspected, to visit the library, where I knew she was not wanted; then, when I got a little angry, and made her sit still, she continued to talk incessantly of her "ami, Monsieur Edouard Fairfax DE Rochester," as she dubbed him (I had not before heard his prenomens), and to conjecture what presents he had brought her: for it appears he had intimated the night before, that when his luggage came from Millcote, there…

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  • Monsieur and Madame Curie studied radium.
  • Just think, monsieur, I had no idea that we should go farther than Paris;
    Jules Verne  --  Around the World in 80 Days

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