There does not seem to be any difference of meaning between the two constructions.
The bill was passed by a majority, although the Socialist Party was strongly opposed to it.
He lived with her for a few years in Italy.
A loaf of bread is better than the songs of birds.
French fries without vinegar, please.
I have your tickets.
I would buy the car, but I am poor.
She presumed on his weakness.
Cut the quartered Chinese cabbage into wide strips.
Duncan told me you'd say that.
He has good credentials as a conductor.
I don't feel comfortable here.
All are welcomed.
Travis passed a five euro note to his daughter, Sergiu, and said "buy whatever you'd like with this."
Tickets are $30 per person.
Adrian cried all night long.
Don't be subservient to your boss.
We need a political revolution.
I'm very confident.
I used to ride my bike to school, but now I take the bus.
Is that what you did to her?
Oscar was extremely disrespectful.
I cannot weigh myself. I don't have scales.
Who would do such a thing?
He makes me laugh.
Remember to flush the toilet.
It was serious.
You probably don't want to talk to me.
I just threw it out the window.
I've never killed anyone.
Tharen looked to Beth for guidance.
You will see fearful shapes in darkness, and wicked voices will whisper in your ear, but they will not harm you, for against the purity of a little child the powers of Hell cannot prevail.
Lorenzo is friends with Hillel.
I haven't seen him for a very long time.
Evelyn and Wes went skating together.
Jess and Konrad are inseparable.
I was speaking only German.
I studied all week for that quiz.
Is that what you would do?
Would you abandon me?
Begin with an easy-to-understand book.
Imogen of the Internet has a habit of paying fifty dollars for clothes that are manufactured to look like five-dollar hand-me-downs.
Ravindran pointed to the sign.
Andreas could barely keep up with Fred.
Can we say "NO!" to the USA?
I often experience palpitations of the heart.
Finland is no utopia.
Turtles live to a great age.
Your brother will not buy it.
I wish I could speak French half as well as you can.
I signed that petition.
I don't like hot tubs.
Israel is still my friend.
You don't even know who your father is.
I can't make them happy.
How many phones does she own?
The show will be a great feature of tonight's program.
I think it's time for me to get a job.
There is something I must know.
Some board members questioned his ability to run the corporation.
Sarah had a lot of respect for Mahesh.
A student wants to see you.
Jennie has his own room.
Rolfe's hands are in his pockets.
There were a number of reasons for this accident.
We're still looking for them.
A person will have the face of an angel when borrowing something, but the face of the devil when returning it.
That's the least of it.
There're my kids.
I have a Carioca accent when I speak Portuguese.
The imposter was caught.
You're in for a real surprise.
Jefferson sent James Monroe to Paris as a special negotiator.
A man's worth should be judged by his character rather than by his social position.
This is a great invention in a way.
Brender is writing something on the blackboard.
She's happy and satisfied.
What more could we possibly do?
The boy looks like his father.
Aimee taught me many things.
Where do you want to go today? An amusement park, or maybe a movie?
It's important we find them.
He will run for the next year's election.
Julia said you were looking for me.
This has to be done by Monday.
Do you see anything in your crystal ball?
Are we going to have to sleep here?
Alexander Hamilton was a proud man.
You don't want to get married either, right?
You just like watching TV, so you think that what I do in my spare time is so intense.
Nobody failed in the tactics.
You changed a lot.
Never give a sucker an even break.
What makes him hated?
Who does Masanobu think he is anyway?
Don't tell Rich you're lost.
I ran away.
The site of the condominium is enclosed with stakes.
I'm not so sure it was him who did it.
Don't you think it of no use worrying about what will happen tomorrow?
Surya is very busy at this time.
We should eat something.
Joy was manifest on the child's face.
An awareness of international relations is more important now that it has ever been.
This book is worthy of attention.
I don't want to miss the flight.
Kuldip saw a person with a scary looking face today.
Would somebody please tell me what's going on here?
With so much contradictory information, one no longer knows what type of oils should be used for cooking.
She looked tired, but happy.
We didn't need to take those risks.
Who's the next candidate?
We complained to the manager about the noise next door.
That's why you look so familiar.
Forgive me for wasting your time.
I knew nothing about it.
To talk about oneself a great deal can also be a means of concealing oneself.
We look ridiculous.
No one can resist.
His incompetence began to irritate everyone.
The dog's name is Ken.
What's your favorite humorous quote?
How come you're not the boss?
Streets are often twisted and narrow in the suburbs.
I've known Root since I was a kid.
Don't speak so fast.
Everything will turn out for the best.
I like red wine.
He came all the way to my office to discuss the plan with me.
She had two accidents within a year.
Celia paused momentarily.
Hey, can anybody hear me?
Jim kicked the ball very hard.
Clifford dumped the contents of his briefcase out on the table.
I thought you might not want to help us.
Speak more quietly, please.
He got up early so he'd be in time for the train.
How've you been, Teriann?
I was hoping to talk to you about what needs to be done.
They won't be able to tell.
She cannot so much as write her own name.
The trains are less frequent at night time.
Jay paid Sandra and John a visit.
You've got it in one. That's right.
Anderson is getting soft in his old age.
We must buy a new carpet for this room.
He keeps company with a foreign student.
Would you like to go dancing?
We'll be there in less than three hours.
There were many children in the room.
Tao is frustrated.
Boyd just started.
An ostrich does not fly through the air.
Will you do it?
Debbie and Celeste are both my friends.
How many people are you planning on inviting?
Laurent came to the conclusion that no matter what he did, Vincent wouldn't like it.
He said he did not do it.
We went to the station to see her off.
If only you were here, I could consult you about it.
I was happy to see them go.
Men are like colonies of bacteria. The more heat you apply, the faster they grow.
Glen is always blaming himself.
My new address is as follows.