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This means he will now also be in charge of the clean-up of Greek football. The Sun (2016)They are also in charge of purchasing and using new equipment and techniques. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If the person in charge of the machine chooses to they can make the tone uncomfortably loud. EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER: A Journey Through the Science of Feelings (2005)The person in charge should do something. The Sun (2014)He was not just the presenter but also the man in charge as managing editor. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Ask to speak to the person in charge. The Sun (2010)Having young people in charge must have something to do with it. The Sun (2014)He was also put in charge of one of the store tunnels hidden behind a wash basin. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was also in charge of the warehouses in town but it was his brother who really ran them. A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)Sure, some situations require the person in charge to make the final call. Christianity Today (2000)It's a great honour to be put in charge of something so important. The Sun (2010)And they're probably in charge of something. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He was also in charge at Chepstow when the course had to announce an inspection for a big meeting. The Sun (2014)Corruption is what tends to take place when the person in charge is more interested in his own power than in what he has power over. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Having been an extremely successful teacher and headteacher, he is just the sort of person we want in charge of school inspections. Times, Sunday Times (2016)An agency put me forward for an office job, but the person in charge refused to see me because of my name. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Q And will you be the person in charge of the kitchen? The Sun (2009)He will also be in charge of structuring training schedules and maximising the precious few hours that the England team get to spend as a unit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And the original person in charge did have a military background,' she said. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It's a totally new way of getting things done - one that puts common sense in charge. The Sun (2010)The project made me realise what it's like to be in charge of something yourself rather than being told what to do, like in class. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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