Now, pretend that automated agent is perfect: It has perfect inflection, it can make small talk, ask you about the weather, be polite, and giggle at your jokes.
It was like dealing with the teens: she had to pretend like he wasn't getting to her.
An explanation of this unwarrantable generalization may be found in the fact that the incident is derived from a source which was unfavourable to the Pharisees: they are described as a Jewish section of men who pretend to set great store by the exactitude of the ancestral tradition and the laws in which the deity delights - as dominant over women-folk - and as sudden and quick in quarrel.
They pretend that God will save the unjust man if he repents and humbles himself.
Some pretend to see a difference between the Greenland whale of the English and the right whale of the Americans.
The first thing the little humbug did was to produce a tiny white piglet from underneath his hat and pretend to pull it apart, making two.
I shall not pretend to a minute anatomical description of the various species, or--in this place at least--to much of any description.
Oates offered his help, and it was arranged that he should pretend to be a Roman Catholic so as the better to unearth the Jesuit.
Don't dare to say it was her fault to pretend to be someone she wasn't.
This the elders of the tribe pick up or pretend to find, and carefully store up in a cleft of the hills or in a cave which no woman may approach.