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be fitting

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be appropriate or necessary

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Both developed morphosyntactic auxiliary features and, more importantly perhaps, the range of meanings expressed by both verbs is large: obligation, necessity (less frequently than betharf and behove, however), lack of obligation and necessity (their most frequent meanings), prohibition and impossibility, which for the author is "a line of development .
Syed Ali Shah Geelani, senior leader of the hardline faction of the APHC, who also attended the seminar, said the election turnout did not behove the separatists in the state.
Until that dawn arrives, the petulant, selfish outburst from Attraction's trainer Mark Johnston at the sensible decision of Ascot to water circum-spectly prior to the Finale meeting on already quick ground does not behove a prominent trainer.
It would behove us to mention it to Andy but I'm a football coach.
It would behove us to mention it to Andy but I'm a football coach, I talk to players about their roles to help the team win," he said.
So it ill behoves the SNP on Aberdeen Council to start whingeing about the labour led administration sending out pro-union literature with council tax bills.
Already there is concern about the ability of hospitals to cope if there is a bad winter, and it behoves all those who are in my age group to do all we can to look after ourselves at home, and not have to be rushed to accident and emergency.
SIR - Given the complete dog's breakfast made by the Tories which masquerades as reform of the NHS in England, it ill behoves Darren Millar to act as cheer leader in political mischief making surrounding the work of Professor Longley ("Watchdog's warning over NHS' financial viability", July 12).
But it ill behoves a left over from the last Tory Government to make political capital out of it, given that party's record on jobs in this part of the world.
It behoves everyone to take time to plan ahead in all they do.
It behoves us to recall that the Great Blair, whatever one thinks of these last spinning, prevaricating years, was once an inexperienced boy wonder himself.
It behoves all sensible people to voice their opposition strongly if we are to save the first two decades of this century from being a re-run of the first two decades of the last century.
It behoves us to ensure place names reflect the history and culture of society," he said.
It behoves us then, to confess our national sins, and pray for clemency and forgiveness.