Examples of before long in a Sentence
the painters ought to be done before long
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Someone lit a match, and before long, the whole thing was in flames.
Even without an interest-rate rise, inflation would come down again before long as exchange-rate effects fade.
Munk took a break from his studies at Caltech, got a seasonal job at Scripps and, before long, became captivated by the ocean.
Known as Winky, Stutchbury had overseen the renovation of Puttnam’s house, and, before long, was doing the same for Irons and Cusack.
The stage goes black before long, and when the lights come back up, the characters are black too.
Of course, the new iPhone now comes with facial recognition, and before long, technologies like Alexa and Siri will be able to distinguish your voice from others.
The fast pace of the game was unrelenting in the early stages, and Dortmund had the chance to take the lead again before long.
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