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consequence
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The Death of Ivan Ilych
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  • She knew how much could be got out of the government in consequence of her husband’s death, but wanted to find out whether she could not possibly extract something more.
  • It was all done with clean hands, in clean linen, with French phrases, and above all among people of the best society and consequently with the approval of people of rank.
  • The proposed change, apart from its significance for Russia, had a special significance for Ivan Ilych, because by bringing forward a new man, Peter Petrovich, and consequently his friend Zachar Ivanovich, it was highly favourable for Ivan Ilych, since Sachar Ivanovich was a friend and colleague of his.
  • When the priest came and heard his confession, Ivan Ilych was softened and seemed to feel a relief from his doubts and consequently from his sufferings, and for a moment there came a ray of hope.

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  • Think carefully. This is a consequential decision.
  • It is the most consequential tax legislation in decades.

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