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  • A Bridge Too Far (film) — Infobox Film name = A Bridge Too Far image size= caption= original film poster imdb id = 75784 writer = Cornelius Ryan (book) William Goldman (screenplay) starring = Dirk Bogarde James Caan Michael Caine Sean Connery Edward Fox Anthony Hopkins… …   Wikipedia

  • far — [ far ] (comparative far|ther [ farðər ] or fur|ther [ fɜrðər ] ; superlative far|thest [ farðəst ] or fur|thest [ fɜrðəst ] ) adjective, adverb *** Far can be used in the following ways: as an adverb: Have you traveled far today? after the verb… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Reach — Reach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reached} (r[=e]cht) ({Raught}, the old preterit, is obsolete); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reaching}.] [OE. rechen, AS. r[=ae]can, r[=ae]cean, to extend, stretch out; akin to D. reiken, G. reichen, and possibly to AS. r[=i]ce… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • far */*/*/ — UK [fɑː(r)] / US [fɑr] adjective, adverb Word forms far : adjective far comparative farther UK [ˈfɑː(r)ðə(r)] / US [ˈfɑrðər] or further UK [ˈfɜː(r)ðə(r)] / US [ˈfɜrðər] superlative farthest UK [ˈfɑː(r)ðɪst] / US [ˈfɑrðəst] or furthest UK… …   English dictionary

  • reach — reach1 W1S1 [ri:tʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(development)¦ 2¦(rate/amount)¦ 3¦(succeed)¦ 4¦(touch)¦ 5¦(length/height)¦ 6¦(arrive)¦ 7¦(speak to somebody)¦ 8¦(be seen/heard)¦ 9¦(information)¦ 10¦(communicate)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • reach — [rēch] vt. [ME rechen < OE ræcan, akin to Ger reichen < IE * rēiĝ , to stretch out, extend the hand, akin to base * reĝ , straight, stretch, direct > RIGHT] 1. to thrust out or extend (the hand, etc.) 2. to extend to, or touch, by… …   English World dictionary

  • Far from the Madding Crowd — Infobox Book name = Far from the Madding Crowd image caption = Bathsheba saves Gabriel s life (Plate 1, by Helen Paterson Allingham, for the serial edition in Cornhill Magazine ). author = Thomas Hardy country = England language = English genre …   Wikipedia

  • Far Cry — For other uses, see Far Cry (disambiguation). Far Cry Developer(s) Crytek Publisher(s) Ubisoft …   Wikipedia

  • Far Rainbow — Infobox Book | name = Far Rainbow title orig = Далёкая Радуга translator = Antonina W. Bouis image caption = Cover from 1st United States edition author = Arkady and Boris Strugatsky illustrator = cover artist = Richard M. Powers country = Soviet …   Wikipedia

  • Too Late the Hero — Infobox Film | name = Too Late the Hero image size = 175px caption = original film poster director = Robert Aldrich producer = Robert Aldrich Walter Blake writer = Robert Aldrich Lukas Heller Robert Sherman starring = Michael Caine Cliff… …   Wikipedia

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