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precede
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • He had been careful to begin both of his inquest-statements with the fight, without confessing the grave-robbery that preceded it; therefore it was deemed wisest not to try the case in the courts at present.

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  • Stone tools preceded bronze tools.
  • In English, most adjectives precede the noun they modify.

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