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It helps me to write faster when I’m doing dictation.
He wrote the following letter to Fantine's dictation, and.
Romans at Pails’ dictation, and I believe this to be true!.
Write from dictation when you are dictated to; that is your job!.
Casaubon's wishes, but for her to urge this might seem an undue dictation.
Nixon also wanted a secretary there in case he had dictation or some other secretarial chore.
To use dictation, tap the microphone key (the first time tap Enable Dictation) and begin talking.

Traditionally, Christians believe that Luke wrote under the direction, if not at the dictation, of Paul.
If you are not comfortable with this, turn off dictation by reversing the previous steps to set up Siri.
The individual was almost lost before the overshadowing authority, tradition, and dictation of the church.
One, poorly dressed in mourning, sat at the table opposite the chief clerk, writing something at his dictation.
Lydgate's anger rose: he was prepared to be indulgent towards feminine weakness, but not towards feminine dictation.
Not infrequently, he stopped his dictation so that he could explain what he was talking about, and the others chipped in.
I was dictating all of my material, and every time she would put the earphones on to type my dictation, the phone would ring.
The sound of her father’s dictation ceased abruptly and the thud of a chair being knocked back came to her through the door.
It was said that she often wrote State papers from her father's dictation, and was allowed to read all the books in his library.
It is true while he is playing at her dictation she transforms him wholly, and I suppose she does not care what he is like in between.
It would also appear that it was copied from another Septuagint Bible and was not written, as was frequently the case, from dictation.
After giving these and other commands he returned to his tent, and the dispositions for the battle were written down from his dictation.
Wade would not have influenced his nephew at Richards’ dictation just now if Hastings had announced his intention of going to perdition.
There has been a great writing to Joey's father, and Papa too has written, at my dictation, a letter rosy with the glow of Vicki's praises.
I certainly would so far respect myself as to fulfil what I conceive to be good faith toward both, without respect to the wish or dictation of either.
What I now wish you to understand is, that I accept no revision, still less dictation within that range of affairs which I have deliberated upon as distinctly and properly mine.
Then he began to say, in a dull voice, as if repeating a letter from dictation: Owing to a leakage in the hold of this vessel, the sugar had set, and become converted into rock.
One morning at the end of the two years, as I was writing a letter to his dictation, he came and bent over me, and said—Jane, have you a glittering ornament round your neck?
His work consisted in writing all the morning to the professor's dictation, and he usually spent the evening in hunting up references and passages which bore upon the next day's work.
His work consisted in writing all the morning to the Professor's dictation, and he usually spent the evening in hunting up references and passages which bore upon the next day's work.
But Duncan, who, in deference to the other's skill and services, had hitherto submitted somewhat implicitly to his dictation, now assumed the superior, with a manner that was not easily resisted.
NOTE The reason that you must be connected to the Internet to use Siri and do dictation is that your voice is sent over the Internet to servers at Apple where it is converted to text and then sent back to you.
One of his managers recalled that once my father’s secretary was typing letters from his tapes, when suddenly a pause interrupted the dictation and there was someone else’s voice: Pass the cranberry sauce, please.
But besides all this, in order that the instrument may not be contested, I am anxious to give it the greatest possible authenticity, therefore, one of my colleagues will help me, and, contrary to custom, will assist in the dictation of the testament.
Okay so let me enjoy these few minutes alone I have because soon I will have to pick up my granddaughter Malia over at the childcare center but luckily the day care center stays open for about another hour and a half so I can actually sit here and have a half an hour of uninterrupted dictation which is a miracle anymore.
He was very gay, but one felt the force of government in him; there was dictation in his joviality; his principal ornament was a pair of trousers of elephant-leg pattern of nankeen, with straps of braided copper wire; he carried a stout rattan worth two hundred francs in his hand, and, as he treated himself to everything, a strange thing called a cigar in his mouth.
Monroe with the British Government, but which was rejected principally because Great Britain required us not to submit to the Berlin decree—a requisition, sir, infinitely short of what we are now to comply with, at the dictation of France—by which colonial produce was required to be relanded in the United States before it would be admitted into the ports of the continent.
Then could he not, by virtue of that future friendship, gain a remarkably valuable ally in that siege of the marvelous citadel—invulnerable, indeed, save to a certain small sportsman who bends his bow to no man’s dictation, and yet for love of valor, or from mere caprice, ranges himself at the unlikeliest moment with the besieging force, and wins with a single well-sped shaft?
It’s just as well that there was a great heap of dictation waiting for me … at least with that I didn’t have to think about what I was doing … not consciously … it’s odd how I can just transfer the words I hear through the headphones to my typing fingers without actually affecting the rest of my brain … meant that, while my fingers efficiently typed the words going into my ears, my mind was busy walking on the hills with Simon.

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