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All Quiet on the Western Front
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beckon
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All Quiet on the Western Front
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  • The cook with his carroty head is begging us to eat; he beckons with his ladle to every one that passes, and spoons him out a great dollop.
  • The shelling has ceased, I turn towards the crater and beckoning to the others.
  • He beckons me to bend down.
  • We try to make jokes and they answer with things we cannot understand; we laugh and beckon.
  • They nod and beckon us to come over.

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

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