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  • Though considerable numbers are still bred in the British Islands, notwithstanding the diminished area suitable for them, most of those that fall to the gun are undoubtedly of foreign origin, arriving from Scandinavia towards the close of summer or later, and many will outstay the winter if the weather be not too severe, while the home-bred birds emigrate in autumn to return the following spring.
  • At a crisp 90 minutes, the film does not outstay its welcome.
  • Believe me, you could never outstay your welcome at my place.
  • The seats aren't very good and they just outstay their welcome.
  • There's hardly a weak song in the bunch and all are so brief that they ca n't outstay their welcome.

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