## Counting Sentence Examples

- "Let's see," Fred answered,
**counting**on his fingers. - She began
**counting**and then reached over to the end table for a pencil and paper. - Are you going to insist that Howie admit to her what we're doing at Econ Scrutiny all day; not just
**counting**sheep births and soy bean crops? - So now there are seven of us,
**counting**Molly. - I'm
**counting**on you to explain everything calmly. - I'm
**counting**on the fact that you're a nice guy. - After
**counting**to ten and taking two deep breaths, she lifted her head and met his troubled gaze. - I'm
**counting**on it. - He knew it, which meant he was
**counting**on her caving at some point. - Weller smiled and began
**counting**off on his fingers. - Dean had pondered that very question during his sheep-
**counting**hours the prior night. - "Let's see," said Fred,
**counting**on his fingers. - He still felt guilt-ridden over the redhead, but comforted himself by picturing her
**counting**the money, thinking fondly of the great night at the casino with that sexy guy whose name she couldn't remember. - He paced as men rose from the ground and trotted to him,
**counting**as they came. - I'm
**counting**on it. - "She's
**counting**on you to wipe me out," Rhyn said, his stomach sinking. He'd suspected Death's promise was made too easily, but it had seemed too clear to be anything but what she'd said. - We've got some baseball to play tomorrow; some butt to kick and we're
**counting**on you! - He could spot the rider now and again with occasional glances and by
**counting**off the seconds between points they both passed, knew he was gaining, if ever so slowly. - Mums rocked in her chair and finished
**counting**stitches before she responded. - We're
**counting**on it. - Probably
**counting**to ten... something she should have tried. - She found herself
**counting**how many exclamation points Ingrid used before she read through the rules. - The method of
**counting**the total number of revolutions gives more friction and is less convenient than Repsolds', and no provision seems to be made for illuminating the micrometer head in the practical and convenient plan adopted by Repsolds. - This linguistic poverty proves that the Australian tongue has no affinity to the Polynesian group of languages, where denary enumeration prevails: the nearest Polynesians, the Maoris,
**counting**in thousands. - The total area of the North Atlantic, not
**counting**inland seas connected with it, is, according to G. - The institution rapidly spread,
**counting**twenty houses before his death and eighty before that of St Jeanne. - After an apprenticeship in a
**counting-house**, he led a seafaring life for several years, and became a shipowner and merchant. - Many apparent puerilities, such as the
**counting**of letters and the marking of the middle point of books, had a practical use in enabling copyists of MSS. - The end of the first interval of this length (
**counting**from the piece of bunting) is marked by a bit of leather, the second by a cord with two knots, the third by one with three knots, and so on; the middle of each of these lengths (half-knot) is also marked by a cord with one knot. - Invasions and more or less complete conquests can be ascribed to these tribes without
**counting**minor movements. - Without
**counting**subdivisions, there would seem to be three main schools of art in Asia at present - Chinese, Indian and Moslem. - And a shore-line, not
**counting**minor indentations, of about loo m., and lying 1200 ft. - We therefore determine the coefficients by
**counting**the grouped terms individually, instead of adding them. - (ii.) The above operation is performed with i lb as the unit of
**counting**, and the process would be the same with any other unit; e.g. - This is due to the fact that there are really two kinds of subtraction, respectively involving
**counting**forwards (complementary addition) and**counting**backwards (ordinary subtraction); and it suggests that it may be wise not to use the one symbol - to represent the result of both operations until the commutative law for addition has been fully grasped. - The Jews in 1900 numbered 851,378, not
**counting**the very great number who have become Christians, who are reckoned as Magyars. - Hesse showed independently that the general ternary cubic can be reduced, by linear transformation, to the form x3+y3+z3+ 6mxyz, a form which involves 9 independent constants, as should be the case; it must, however, be remarked that the
**counting**of constants is not a sure guide to the existence of a conjectured canonical form. - Thus the ternary quartic is not, in general, expressible as a sum of five 4th powers as the
**counting**of constants might have led one to expect, a theorem due to Sylvester. - The full number of deputies was 749, not
**counting**33 from the colonies, of whom only a section arrived in Paris. - To VI., is composed of 8 redif brigade districts of 2 regimental districts of 4 battalion districts apiece, each ordu thus
**counting**64 battalion districts. - It is only recently that the succession of processes which is involved in any act of
**counting**has been seen to be irrelevant to the idea of number. - Indeed, it is only by experience that we can know that any definite process of
**counting**will give the true cardinal number of some class of entities.