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Literally from under the noses

Two Mafia bosses escaped from a courthouse literally from under the noses of their guards

Anon
BBC Radio 4
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Literally drive the mud out of town

They are trying to literally drive the mud out of town

News correspondent
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Literally petrified

I was petrified, literally petrified

Anon
Survivor of fire, BBC South Local News
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Literally the whole world stopped

What was it like when literally the whole world stopped to notice you?

John Inverdale
On Side, BBC1
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Literally barrow-loads of evidence

We have literally barrow-loads of evidence that cigarette advertising does not increase smoking habits

Max Mosley
BBC Radio 5
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Literally fight for the ball

Hartson had to literally fight for the ball

Alan Parry
Sky Sports, West Ham v Arsenal
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Literally signing on the bodies of dead men

They’re literally signing the peace process on the bodies of dead men

Member of public
Northern Ireland, BBC Radio 5
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Literally blew his fortune

One lottery winner literally blew his fortune of £2.5 million

Anon
Today Programme, BBC Radio 4
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Literally incandescent with rage

I was literally incandescent with rage

Unknown politician
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Literally whisked around the school

The parents were literally whisked around the school

Teacher
Thornhill High School
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Literally a few tin cans joined together

Space-station Mir is literally a few tin cans joined together

Space correspondent
BBC Radio 5
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Literally threatening the worms

Hingis is literally threatening the worms under the ground

Tennis commentator
BBC Radio 5
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Bird literally dropped out of the sky

The bird literally dropped out of the sky as I was photographing a Grey-tailed Tattler

Rich Fuller
In his submission for Halmahera’s first Little Curlew
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Literally suspend trading

We had to literally suspend trading for the afternoon

Disgruntled businessman
BBC Look North
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Literally swallowed the ball

James literally swallowed the ball into his chest

Gary Stevens
BBC Radio 5, Southampton v Liverpool
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Literally clubs the ball

Zola literally clubs the ball around the park

Trevor Steven
BBC Radio 5, Sunderland v Chelsea
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Literally deafening

The sound system was literally deafening to the people in the nearby village

Anon
West Country News