see on the receiving end.
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How to use receiving in a sentence
Training in Taji began Dec. 20; a week later, 218 Iraqis began receiving training in Anbar.Pentagon Insider on New Plan to Fight ISIS: ‘Of Course It’s Not Enough’ | Nancy A. Youssef | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Of the three nominated, Webster did the best, receiving 12 votes, Gohmert and Yoho received three and two votes, respectively.Democrats Accidentally Save Boehner From Republican Coup | Ben Jacobs, Jackie Kucinich | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
In 2011, only 27 percent of families living in poverty were receiving welfare assistance.To GOP Congress, as Usual, It’s Welfare on the Chopping Block | Monica Potts | December 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Outside of concerns for the lack of education the kids are receiving, is worry about how they will spend their time instead.
After five years of not receiving services in California, her family moved to Virginia.Medicaid Will Give You Money for At-Home Care, but You Might Wait Years | Elizabeth Picciuto | December 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A small boy of three years and nine months on receiving from his nurse the familiar order, "Come here!"Children's Ways | James Sully
My No. 4239 addressed to Maxwell and repeated to you was sent before receiving your telegram under reply.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I | Ian Hamilton
Each day he was sending serenely confident telegrams to Calcutta and receiving equally reassuring ones from a fatuous Viceroy.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
The first curtsey I remember receiving, except of course in the stately ceremonies of the dance.Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland | Joseph Tatlow
He consented to the trial, receiving Planner's solemn promise that, in the event of failure, it should be the last.