How could he find out?
I never thought I could do it.
I could not be induced to tell where the key was.
"Could we fly with them?" asked Dorothy.
The doctor thought I could not live.
"Maybe we could get a van," Carmen suggested.
All this was so terrible and unreal that he could not understand it at all, and so had good reason to be afraid.
Edward could spell nearly all the words in his primer, and he could read quite well.
It seemed as if no one saw that coming because, frankly, no one could conceive of it happening.
How could I have looked him in the face?
Oh, I guess Zeb could fight if he had to.
If anything could take her mind off the worry of surrogacy, he could.
Alex helped the man get the luggage into the trunk and then hurried to assist Carmen into the car before the man could touch her.
I could not understand, and was vexed.
How could he do such a thing to his own children?
She could have asked, but that might tip her hand.
No one could deny that Alex was a devoted husband and father.
As they approached a large building, a lot of whooping and yelling could be heard.
She could count his ribs easily where they showed through the skin of his body, and his head was long and seemed altogether too big for him, as if it did not fit.
It was almost as if he were shutting Felipa off before she could reveal something.
Besides, after he inherited, he could always put someone in charge of the estate.
With so many people at their house, it was fortunate that the weather was warm and dry so they could utilize the courtyard for the children.
We could say he has excellent taste.
She turned around so he could unzip it - which he did without hesitation.
The sudden rush into space confused them so that they could not think.
From their elevated position they could overlook the entire valley, but not a single moving object could they see.
The school was more than a mile from their home, and the children trotted along as fast as their short legs could carry them.
Could we make a car that can go 300 mph?
Only they could fail to see it, the prince continued, evidently thinking of the campaign of 1807 which seemed to him so recent.
But if you could trust him this way and there was no electricity, would it still be love?
A spiked drink might seem harmless, but if a person was taking certain prescription drugs, it could be dangerous.
In the first place, I tell you we have no right to question the Emperor about that, and secondly, if the Russian nobility had that right, the Emperor could not answer such a question.
Pierre wished to reply, but could not get in a word.
Pierre stood rather far off and could not hear all that the Emperor said.
Black figures flitted about before the fire, and through the incessant crackling of the flames talking and shouting could be heard.
But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
He could not resist looking at them once more.
Ours? said many voices, and the men were in such haste to clear out that the prince could hardly stop them.
I swear to you on my honor that Napoleon was in such a fix as never before and might have lost half his army but could not have taken Smolensk.
How could they make a man commander-in-chief who cannot mount a horse, who drops asleep at a council, and has the very worst morals!
The "man of great merit," despite his desire to obtain the post of director, could not refrain from reminding Prince Vasili of his former opinion.
Princess Mary, alarmed by her father's feverish and sleepless activity after his previous apathy, could not bring herself to leave him alone and for the first time in her life ventured to disobey him.