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01. Jeremy was afraid to [dive] in the water, so his sister pushed him.
02. He [dove] into the icy water, and then quickly jumped out.
03. He [dived] into the icy water, and then quickly jumped out.
04. Marly jumped off the highest [diving] board at the pool today.
05. She is taking [diving] lessons at the local swimming pool, and is doing really well.
06. They went [diving] in Australia, and saw a shark!
07. I fed a seal while I was [diving] last weekend.
08. She went on her first deep sea [dive] today, and was quite thrilled about it.
09. The whale quickly [dove] under the surface when it saw our canoe.
10. The whale quickly [dived] under the surface when it saw our canoe.
11. The bird [dove] under the water, and came up a minute later with a fish in its mouth.
12. The bird [dived] under the water, and came up a minute later with a fish in its mouth.
13. The frog [dove] off the log just as I was about to grab it.
14. The frog [dived] off the log just as I was about to grab it.
15. The pilot of a small airplane has died after his aircraft suddenly [dove] into the sea for unknown reasons.
16. The pilot of a small airplane has died after his aircraft suddenly [dived] into the sea for unknown reasons.
17. The submarine captain gave the order to [dive] when the enemy ships were sighted.
18. Everyone [dove] under chairs and tables when the earthquake started.
19. Everyone [dived] under chairs and tables when the earthquake started.
20. The witness said she [dove] behind a tree when the gunman started shooting.
21. The witness said she [dived] behind a tree when the gunman started shooting.
22. She [dove] into her purse, and pulled out a handful of coins.
23. She [dived] into her purse, and pulled out a handful of coins.
24. Profits [dove] 10% in the first quarter, but have since started to climb back up.
25. Profits [dived] 10% in the first quarter, but have since started to climb back up.
26. The number of Thai students registering in our programs took a real [dive] during the Asian financial crisis of the 1990s.
27. A duck's heartbeat slows by 50% when it [dives] underwater.
28. One type of seal [dives] to over 500 meters in depth.
29. A bird known as the peregrine falcon can reach almost 180 miles per hour when [diving] through the air.
30. John Dryden once wrote, "Errors, like straws, upon the surface flow; he who would search for pearls must [dive] below."
31. An African proverb notes that those who wear pearls do not know how often the shark bites the leg of the [diver].
32. A baby kangaroo leaves its mother's pouch after two months, but [dives] back in when there is danger.

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