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How to use the word babysit in a Sentence?

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Our border patrol agents are doing their best to secure our border, but they need additional barriers, roads, and technology to help keep us safe, instead, President Biden is paying professional construction contractors to babysit metal to the tune of $2 billion and counting, while at the same time we’ve seen a 20-year high number of migrants crossing our open border.

James Lankford

Found on FOX News
2 years ago

A lot of us had to step away from work. We were all struggling together and helping each other, if someone had a job interview, someone else would babysit her kids. If someone needed gas in their car, someone else would give them $ 20.

Shanita Cooper

Found on CNN
3 years ago

I work 60-100 hours a week, so if anyone needs time off, its me, she wrote. Last year, however, the woman claimed the two asked her to babysit on the day of her own important work retreat. Everyone is expected to go [on the retreat], and its frowned upon if you miss it. They wanted to go on a date. I said no, I have an important work event. They continued to nag me about how they havent gone on a date for so long, she wrote. The night before her work event, they called in a panic and said their friend Mike from the next city over had been in a car accident, and I needed to babysit nephew for a few hours. The Reddit user said shereluctantly agreed, but under the condition that they be back by 7 a.m. the next day so she could leave for the retreat.But her brother and sister-in-law did not return for two days, and did not answer any of her phone calls or texts. I had to cancel on my superiors morning of, which looked awful, she wrote. DAD IN TROUBLE WITH WIFE AND DAUGHTER AFTER BUYING MCDONALDS FOR HIMSELF, AND ONLY HIMSELF Her brother had an excuse when they returned, claiming Mikes life was in danger and they were too busy helping his girlfriend. And then, for weeks afterward, the Reddit user said her brother and sister-in-law asked her to babysit many more times, each time saying they werevisitingMike to help him with his recovery. Two months later, however, the woman claims that her company, and the company that Mikes girlfriend works for,had a meeting, and that she ran into the two of them. Mike had never been in an accident, and although [my brother and sister-in-law] had gone to visit them recently, it was for drinks and bowling, not bringing them chicken noodle soup in the hospital, she wrote. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR LIFESTYLE NEWSLETTER After confronting her brother and sister-in-law, the woman said they admitted to lying so they could go on date nights. They claimed I gave them no choice since I would never help them out when they needed time together because parenting was so stressful and difficult.

The Reddit user

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

And I was like, 'Well my dear, I am here to teach you to make you learn. I am not just here to babysit all of you.' So that was part of my struggle, classroom management, but slowly, I get the hang of it, and I was able to adjust it and show that hey, I'm the teacher, not you. What I say, you do.

Joevie Alvarado

Found on CNN
4 years ago

I didn’t realize how messed up it was. She would leave me to babysit my younger brothers, who were then 7 years old and 7 months old. I also had to watch some of her friends’ kids while she went out drinking.

Matthew Thompson

Found on FOX News
8 years ago

I used to take care of him and babysit him when Mom went to work, mohamed is not a brother. He is a son.

Hind Musallam

Found on CNN
9 years ago

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