He investigated his money-box, removing the top with a tin-opener.
For Alan, a new kind of tin-opener that the dear boy would like enormously; he was so nice and practical.
And once before my eyes his ready lips sucked the condensed-milk off our tin-opener before plunging it into a tin of potted meat.
While speaking to Hal the steward had been plying a tin-opener, and at this moment turned out a big tongue on to a plate.
Brawn of course is cheaper, but then if you have brawn you want a tin-opener.