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The movie we went to last night was totally unrealThe total number of students in the English Language Program is about 250.

The movie we went to last night was totally unreal. You've got to see it.

The total of 5 plus 8 is 13.

Hundreds of stolen CDs, totaling over $10,000 in value, were found in the back of a car stopped by police after the driver went through a stop sign.

The total cost of the project is estimated to be well over a million dollars.

Denise won prizes totaling $12,500 on a game show.

The flood totally destroyed the entire village in about an hour's time.

Football coach George Allen once remarked that winning is the science of being totally prepared.

The people of Papua New Guinea speak around 700 languages, about 15% of the world's total.

The number of hamburgers the McDonald's fast-food chain has sold is 12 times the world's total population.

A total of $1,000,000 in prizes will be given away in the contest.

The average brain takes up 2 percent of a person's total body weight, yet it requires 25 percent of all the oxygen used by the body.

Chimpanzees live in communities composed of family groups of three to six individuals, totaling about 50 animals.

Between 1588 and 1613, William Shakespeare wrote a total of 37 plays, more than 150 sonnets, and numerous poems.

In 1990, the People's Republic of China announced the results of a nationwide census showing its population totalled 1.13 billion people.

Abigail Van Buren once said that a little learning is a dangerous thing, but it still beats total ignorance.

Wayne Dyer once said that our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.


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