- My governess, who continued to be my fast friend, had tried to obtain a pardon.
- "A sweet temper" is a figurative expression, but "sweet coffee" is not.
- He identified himself as a close friend of Jim's.
- "a program under which officials, doctors, scientist and college students go to the countryside to spread scientific and literacy knowledge and offer medical service to farmers"
- She unbosomed her secret to her intimate friend.
- A real friend seeks to help you with your problems.