The bandits almost made it to their get-away van, but the police caught them just in time.
We almost went to the river but decided to a picnic instead.
Josh kept thinking of birthday ideas for his dad who was almost sixty.
I almost caught a catfish, but it slipped off my line just as I was reeling it in.
The request, thus aided by flattery, was almost unanimously granted.
Almost every Barbarian at the table had made his own fortune.
They're really one and a half sizes too small, and almost kill me.
It was almost impossible to win their confidence, or to get information from them.
She was almost in; it was only a slight dizziness, yet she could not see the light-house.
I had almost omitted to add, that he was a ladies' haberdasher.
Weel, man, that's a-year-and-a-half, and you must be almost a man noo.
The resources of this country are almost beyond computation.
You may be almost the first girl to apply, or you may be among the latest, but not the too latest.
But now came a tide of other news, and almost all of it was stale stuff to him.