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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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beckon
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • As I entered, a sallow Malay attendant had hurried up with a pipe for me and a supply of the drug, beckoning me to an empty berth.
  • While she was walking in this way down Swandam Lane, she suddenly heard an ejaculation or cry, and was struck cold to see her husband looking down at her and, as it seemed to her, beckoning to her from a second-floor window.
  • He beckoned to me and then began walking into the Park.

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  • I should be studying, but television beckons me.
  • The police officer beckoned me to come over.

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