Then we see that only people in certain parts of the country are getting better.
After the hussars had come to the village and Rostov had gone to see the princess, a certain confusion and dissension had arisen among the crowd.
But I must be certain as it may well be the one I slayed as she squatted ignominiously on the toilet.
Knowing Howie, I felt certain he loved her enough to forgive her.
I'm fairly certain she is the one; this Elizabeth...
So he commissioned seven emissaries to go out to seven certain oracles around the world and on a predetermined day, let's say July 12, at a predetermined time, say 3:00 p.m.
"Move on a hundred yards and we are certainly saved, remain here another two minutes and it is certain death," thought each one.
I was certain he'd awake at the sound but his slumber was so deep he didn't move.
Why are there fewer traffic jams in one certain city than in any other of its size?
And not just certain farms, but farms that used a certain pesticide.
Alpatych named certain peasants he knew, from whom he told him to take the carts.
He gets stymied at times because of lack of access to certain information sources.
Please. I have a covering for you as soon as I'm certain you bear me no ill will.
He was making certain I win, she said.
Not just a certain pesticide, but pesticides that contained a certain chemical.
So you make sure that if your population of redheads had a million people with a certain distribution of age, the distribution in your non-redhead sample is exactly the same.
Why do people in certain areas stay in school longer than those in other areas?
In any event, this much is certain: We will see medical advances in the future that seem impossible today.
Think of how a few thousand years of human civilization got us to a certain amount of computational power.
This class of guests and members sat in certain habitual places and met in certain habitual groups.
Having wrung a submissive "I understand" from Dron, Alpatych contented himself with that, though he not only doubted but felt almost certain that without the help of troops the carts would not be forthcoming.
The activity of a commander-in-chief does not at all resemble the activity we imagine to ourselves when we sit at ease in our studies examining some campaign on the map, with a certain number of troops on this and that side in a certain known locality, and begin our plans from some given moment.
They went away without thinking of the tremendous significance of that immense and wealthy city being given over to destruction, for a great city with wooden buildings was certain when abandoned by its inhabitants to be burned.
He wasn't certain he believed me but he was definitely curious.
Are you certain this is what you want?
Not at all certain what he meant, she was hungry enough to test his claim.
If there was none of this magnanimity in war, we should go to war only when it was worth while going to certain death, as now.
In her view the aim of every religion was merely to preserve certain proprieties while affording satisfaction to human desires.
There is a certain limit of time in less than which no amount of heat can melt the snow.
Think about it this way: All the technology accumulated from the dawn of time to today has given us a certain amount of processing power.
Not just that you went to a certain address but that the address was a movie theater and—based on where you sat and that you ordered tickets online—you saw Episode VII of Star Wars.
Jauntily shifting the position of his legs in their tight riding breeches, diffusing an odor of perfume, and admiring his partner, himself, and the fine outlines of his legs in their well-fitting Hessian boots, Nicholas told the blonde lady that he wished to run away with a certain lady here in Voronezh.
Evidently she could speak of Russia's misfortunes with a certain artificiality, but her brother was too near her heart and she neither could nor would speak lightly of him.
The prisoners were placed in a certain order, according to the list (Pierre was sixth), and were led to the post.
Beyond a certain limit no mechanical disruption of the body could hasten the process of decomposition.
And by bringing variously selected historic units (battles, campaigns, periods of war) into such equations, a series of numbers could be obtained in which certain laws should exist and might be discovered.
We can't start the affair without knowing for certain how many there are.
Certain destruction lay behind the French but in front there was hope.
He was as indifferent as heretofore to money matters, but now he felt certain of what ought and what ought not to be done.
Why this was necessary he did not know, but he knew for certain that it was necessary.
Whether the preservation of my father's house in Moscow, or the glory of the Russian arms, or the prosperity of the Petersburg and other universities, or the freedom of Poland or the greatness of Russia, or the balance of power in Europe, or a certain kind of European culture called "progress" appear to me to be good or bad, I must admit that besides these things the action of every historic character has other more general purposes inaccessible to me.
Those words only denote a certain stage of understanding of phenomena.