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Aventador LP700-4
Posted: Friday, August 04, 2017 8:21:46 AM
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What does the phrasal verb " to file in " mean here?

The jury filed in. "Gentlemen of the jury, are you agreed upon your verdict?" "Yes." "Look upon the prisoner at the bar, and say whether she is guilty or not guilty." "Not guilty."


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Agatha Christie's Poirot

hedy mmm
Posted: Friday, August 04, 2017 9:09:15 AM

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To come into a courtroom, in a single file (one juror behind the other), be seated and subsequently be asked to render a verdict....

Welcome Aventador LP700-4 to TFD ... I love Agatha Christie!



"God graced us with today....don't waste it." hedy
TMe
Posted: Friday, August 04, 2017 10:07:07 AM

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hedy mmm loves Agatha Ch;




Who doesn't?

I am a layman.
Aventador LP700-4
Posted: Friday, August 04, 2017 10:13:52 AM
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Thanks for your answer hedy mmm!
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