I wish you could hear yourself talking.
It was nice to hear English spoken without a Spanish accent.
She stopped, straining to hear the conversation.
Just hear me out.
Before you all agree, hear me out.
Okay, I guess I can hear you out.
They can hear a pin drop.
Would she have been able to hear his conversation behind a closed door?
Okay. I don't hear any deal breakers so far.
It was probably the last thing he expected to hear, and yet, he knew it was true.
"I don't hear anything," she whispered.
I didn't hear him return.
He did not hear her soft breathing as she stood over him and watched him finish the wonderful drawing.
I could almost hear the smile in his voice.
Adrienne didn't see or hear from Brandon again until Friday, when he showed up unexpectedly and started packing clothes.
I could hear birds chirping and earlier, the woman humming.
You can almost hear the champagne corks popping.
Can you hear the apparatus?
That is good to hear, son.
He could hear its heavy breathing.
Carmen could hear her crying all the way down the hall to the elevator.
I couldn't help but hear you two last night.
I reasoned that if I could show how poverty will end, then of course hunger would end as well—how many rich people do you hear about going hungry?
My parents were delighted to hear me speak, and I was overjoyed to give them such a happy surprise.
"I hear," Dron answered without lifting his eyes.
I'm glad to hear that.
If they all hadn't been so close, she would have thought he didn't hear the question.
Did you hear anything about Pete and the guys?
Go and get my kitten, please, Jellia, and we'll hear what she has to say about it.
I am very much delighted to hear of your new acquisition--that you "talk with your mouth" as well as with your fingers.
There it is again, do you hear? said he, pointing in the direction whence came the sounds of firing.
When you hear you have a son, you feel responsible - yes?
She wanted to hate Bordeaux for what he had done, but like a shameless hussy, she still longed to hear his voice - feel his touch.
"You're the only one who can hear the buzz," Quinn answered defensively.
I could hear her take a deep breath.
He could hear its footsteps.
More than likely Alex didn't want to hear any more about danger, though.
They usually run when they hear you coming.
I'm hoping that's Jerry, and I don't want him to hear you two fighting in the background.
She could almost hear his gravely voice...
From what I hear, he's pretty... frugal; I guess would be the best word.
I hear he has come on some inspection business, remarked the visitor.
Pierre stood rather far off and could not hear all that the Emperor said.
When Morino rode far enough ahead so that he couldn't hear their conversation, Carmen finally spoke to Alex.
On the contrary, I didn't even hear it.
God, you ought to hear him moaning in his sleep!
I hear all the tip.
We hear of treatments that work some percent of the time or we hear phrases like, "They are not responding to treatment."
The teachers at the Wright-Humason School were always planning how they might give the pupils every advantage that those who hear enjoy--how they might make much of few tendencies and passive memories in the cases of the little ones--and lead them out of the cramping circumstances in which their lives were set.
The morning wind forever blows, the poem of creation is uninterrupted; but few are the ears that hear it.
If we are really dying, let us hear the rattle in our throats and feel cold in the extremities; if we are alive, let us go about our business.
At these words Alpatych nodded as if in approval, and not wishing to hear more went to the door of the room opposite the innkeeper's, where he had left his purchases.
Without waiting to hear him out, Prince Andrew asked:
Maybe one of them is like those mushrooms you hear about that book you on a psychedelic vacation.
"That's good to hear," I said.
I could hear a glass clink and there was a pause.
We could hear Quinn's sigh.
My wife refused to hear my recorded conversation until we gathered the group the following weekend.
The police sometimes don't even hear the entire tip... just enough to lead them in the right direction, and find the person.
I hear they're jumping into the boat up north.
I hear the trumpets now.
He did not even hear his mother's footsteps as she came into the room.
Did you ever hear of King Charles the Twelfth, of Sweden?
One summer he went over the sea to Italy; for his name was well known there, and many people wished to hear him sing.
The sailors agreed; for they were anxious to hear the musician whose songs were famous all over the world.
When he reached Scotland everybody was eager to hear him tell of his adventures, and he soon found himself famous.
It was so close to the sea that those who lived in it could hear the waves forever beating against the shore.
It must be written down so that people in other places and in other times may hear it read and sung.
And my dear father, how he would like to hear about our journey!
I am not blind any longer, for I see with your eyes and hear with your ears.
You will be glad to hear that Tommy has a kind lady to teach him, and that he is a pretty, active little fellow.
Need I tell you that I was more than delighted to hear that you are really interested in the "tea"?
Teacher and I are always delighted to hear from you.
Think what a joy it would be to all of my friends to hear me speak naturally!!
I know you want to hear how I like my school.
You will be glad to hear that I passed my examinations successfully.
But I know you want to hear about my examinations.
You will be glad to hear that I enjoy Mathematics now.
You will be glad to hear that the books from England are coming now.
It gives me great pleasure to hear how much is being done for the deaf-blind.
You will be glad to hear that my mother, and little sister and brother are coming north to spend this summer with me.
How could they--they can see and hear, and I suppose they could not understand matters from my point of view....
We could hear the yells of the boys and the cheers of the lookers-on as plainly in our room as if we had been on the field.
You will be glad to hear that my experiment is working out finely.
I hear there is a deaf and blind child being educated at the Baltimore Institution.
If she could see and hear, I suppose she would get rid of her superfluous energy in ways which would not, perhaps, tax her brain so much, although I suspect that the ordinary child takes his play pretty seriously.
I do not wonder you were surprised to hear that I was going to write something for the report.
It seems as if a child who could see and hear until her nineteenth month must retain some of her first impressions, though ever so faintly.
I can't believe that the colour-impressions she received during the year and a half she could see and hear are entirely lost.
So many autumn, ay, and winter days, spent outside the town, trying to hear what was in the wind, to hear and carry it express!
What the Roman and Grecian multitude could not hear, after the lapse of ages a few scholars read, and a few scholars only are still reading it.
Prince Andrew shrugged his shoulders and frowned, as lovers of music do when they hear a false note.
"Remember this, Prince Andrew, if they kill you it will hurt me, your old father..." he paused unexpectedly, and then in a querulous voice suddenly shrieked: "but if I hear that you have not behaved like a son of Nicholas Bolkonski, I shall be ashamed!"
*(2) Only a hobbledehoy could amuse himself in this way, he added in Russian--but pronouncing the word with a French accent--having noticed that Zherkov could still hear him.
I won't hear a word.
"Do you hear what I am saying or not?" she added.
If they hear of this, will they let it pass?
I hear you have made peace with Turkey?
He doesn't understand, so I must explain it, and he must hear me out, thought the old prince.
He had gone to Petersburg, but Prince Andrew was glad to hear this.
He was deaf and did not hear Prince Andrew ride up.
"I hear that their affairs are in a very bad way," said Julie.
How does God above look at them and hear them? exclaimed Prince Andrew in a shrill, piercing voice.
I want to hear and understand my benefactor's words.
When they reached the Myasnitski Street and could no longer hear the shouts of the mob, the count began to repent.
He seemed still to hear the sound of his own words: Cut him down!
It comforted him to hear these arguments.
He could only hear and see.
He liked to hear the folk tales one of the soldiers used to tell of an evening (they were always the same), but most of all he liked to hear stories of real life.
Here and now for the first time he fully appreciated the enjoyment of eating when he wanted to eat, drinking when he wanted to drink, sleeping when he wanted to sleep, of warmth when he was cold, of talking to a fellow man when he wished to talk and to hear a human voice.
He did not see and did not hear how they shot the prisoners who lagged behind, though more than a hundred perished in that way.
I was so glad to hear of your safety.
The rest of us followed and we could hear Howie retching in the bathroom.
Yes, I was as eager as the others to hear results, but my mind shifted to the practical.
Martha was anxious to hear about the outcome of the Georgia abduction as I'd not phoned her with the results.
Listen, my children, and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere.
I was much surprised to hear all this; for I judged from your letters that Katie was a very precocious girl....
All present were astonished when she appeared not only to hear a whistle, but also an ordinary tone of voice.
Their language is the memory of the language they hear spoken in their homes.
The only way is to hear it, especially in a language like English which is so full of unspellable, suppressed vowels and quasi-vowels.
Other people say they have no success in making Miss Keller "hear" them.
I shall love to hear of her reception of the book and how she likes the stories which are new to her.
I believe it is raining; I certainly hear the falling drops.
Thus it is that any child may be taught to use correct English by not being allowed to read or hear any other kind.
Soon even my childish voice was stilled, because I had ceased to hear any sound.
There are also rare and beautiful moments when I see and hear in Dreamland.
As the sparrow had its trill, sitting on the hickory before my door, so had I my chuckle or suppressed warble which he might hear out of my nest.
It was worth the while to see the sun shine on these things, and hear the free wind blow on them; so much more interesting most familiar objects look out of doors than in the house.
He had never seen such a dull and out-of-the-way place; the folks were all gone off; why, you couldn't even hear the whistle!
Or perchance, at evening, I hear him in his stable blowing off the superfluous energy of the day, that he may calm his nerves and cool his liver and brain for a few hours of iron slumber.
Methinks I hear them barking behind the Peterboro' Hills, or panting up the western slope of the Green Mountains.
To walk in a winter morning in a wood where these birds abounded, their native woods, and hear the wild cockerels crow on the trees, clear and shrill for miles over the resounding earth, drowning the feebler notes of other birds--think of it!
In my house we were so near that we could not begin to hear--we could not speak low enough to be heard; as when you throw two stones into calm water so near that they break each other's undulations.
I hear a rustling of the leaves.
It is said that when hatched by a hen they will directly disperse on some alarm, and so are lost, for they never hear the mother's call which gathers them again.
I could commonly hear the splash of the water when he came up, and so also detected him.
Though the sky was by this time overcast, the pond was so smooth that I could see where he broke the surface when I did not hear him.
I had read of the potter's clay and wheel in Scripture, but it had never occurred to me that the pots we use were not such as had come down unbroken from those days, or grown on trees like gourds somewhere, and I was pleased to hear that so fictile an art was ever practiced in my neighborhood.
How cheerful it is to hear of!
He could hear me when I moved and cronched the snow with my feet, but could not plainly see me.
Perhaps I shall hear a solitary loon laugh as he dives and plumes himself, or shall see a lonely fisher in his boat, like a floating leaf, beholding his form reflected in the waves, where lately a hundred men securely labored.
When the warmer days come, they who dwell near the river hear the ice crack at night with a startling whoop as loud as artillery, as if its icy fetters were rent from end to end, and within a few days see it rapidly going out.
I hear a song sparrow singing from the bushes on the shore,--olit, olit, olit,--chip, chip, chip, che char,--che wiss, wiss, wiss.
This is the "sulphur showers" we hear of.
"They pretend," as I hear, "that the verses of Kabir have four different senses; illusion, spirit, intellect, and the exoteric doctrine of the Vedas"; but in this part of the world it is considered a ground for complaint if a man's writings admit of more than one interpretation.
But it is not the less necessary for this; for the people must have some complicated machinery or other, and hear its din, to satisfy that idea of government which they have.
I do not hear of men being forced to have this way or that by masses of men.
No one shall hear a word from me," said Rostov in an imploring voice, "but I can't apologize, by God I can't, do what you will!
Kutuzov alone at last gains a real victory, destroying the spell of the invincibility of the French, and the Minister of War does not even care to hear the details.
"That is probably the work of Vinesse," said Pierre, mentioning a celebrated miniaturist, and he leaned over the table to take the snuffbox while trying to hear what was being said at the other table.
A little later when he went up to the large circle, Anna Pavlovna said to him: "I hear you are refitting your Petersburg house?"
He did not see, hear, or understand anything clearly.
Prince Vasili passed by, seeming not to hear the ladies, and sat down on a sofa in a far corner of the room.
"Do you hear how he's walking?" said Tikhon, drawing the architect's attention to the sound of the prince's footsteps.
Nicholas' letter was read over hundreds of times, and those who were considered worthy to hear it had to come to the countess, for she did not let it out of her hands.
The Tsar said something more which Rostov did not hear, and the soldiers, straining their lungs, shouted "Hurrah!"
"Very well, then, be so good as to wait," said Prince Andrew to the general, in Russian, speaking with the French intonation he affected when he wished to speak contemptuously, and noticing Boris, Prince Andrew, paying no more heed to the general who ran after him imploring him to hear something more, nodded and turned to him with a cheerful smile.
But they heard him at the council of war and will hear him when he talks sense, but to temporize and wait for something now when Bonaparte fears nothing so much as a general battle is impossible.
Rostov could hear the sound of French words but could not distinguish them.
The din of many voices was too great; all he could hear was: "ahahah!" and "rrrr!"
Why, don't you hear it?
Bagration called to him from the hill not to go beyond the stream, but Rostov pretended not to hear him and did not stop but rode on and on, continually mistaking bushes for trees and gullies for men and continually discovering his mistakes.
The Tsar looked intently and observantly into Kutuzov's eye waiting to hear whether he would say anything more.
Rostov was horrified to hear later that of all that mass of huge and handsome men, of all those brilliant, rich youths, officers and cadets, who had galloped past him on their thousand-ruble horses, only eighteen were left after the charge.
He said something more, but Rostov did not wait to hear it and rode away.
The wounded crept together in twos and threes and one could hear their distressing screams and groans, sometimes feigned--or so it seemed to Rostov.
If what we hear is true, it is dreadful.
Some of the most important old men were the center of groups which even strangers approached respectfully to hear the voices of well-known men.
He seemed to see and hear nothing of what was going on around him and to be absorbed by some depressing and unsolved problem.
Don't you hear it's His Majesty the Emperor's health?
"Very good!" said the prince closing the door behind him, and Tikhon did not hear the slightest sound from the study after that.
Still lower, beyond the turn of the staircase, one could hear the footstep of someone in thick felt boots, and a voice that seemed familiar to Princess Mary was saying something.
For the Rostov family the whole interest of these preparations for war lay in the fact that Nicholas would not hear of remaining in Moscow, and only awaited the termination of Denisov's furlough after Christmas to return with him to their regiment.
While that untrained voice, with its incorrect breathing and labored transitions, was sounding, even the connoisseurs said nothing, but only delighted in it and wished to hear it again.
"When you hear a knock at the door, you will uncover your eyes," added Willarski.
"No, I considered it erroneous and did not follow it," said Pierre, so softly that the Rhetor did not hear him and asked him what he was saying.
He could hear that Lavrushka--that sly, bold orderly of Denisov's--was talking, as well as the quartermaster.
Tomorrow, I hear, the Preobrazhenskis will give them a dinner.
My mother-in-law came to me in tears and said that Helene was here and that she implored me to hear her; that she was innocent and unhappy at my desertion, and much more.
But as soon as I drew near I saw that his face had changed and grown young, and he was quietly telling me something about the teaching of our order, but so softly that I could not hear it.
I hear they will marry him to that rich girl.
Natasha did not hear him.
Naturally neither Natasha nor her parents wished to hear of this, but Prince Andrew was firm.
You will be surprised to hear that the reason for this is Buonaparte!
Nicholas did not hear his own cry nor feel that he was galloping, nor see the borzois, nor the ground over which he went: he saw only the wolf, who, increasing her speed, bounded on in the same direction along the hollow.
From that sleigh one could hear the shouts, laughter, and voices of the mummers.
It depends on what you hear; hammering and knocking--that's bad; but a sound of shifting grain is good and one sometimes hears that, too.
After admitting the doctor, Princess Mary sat down with a book in the drawing room near the door through which she could hear all that passed in the study.
Did you hear of the last event at the review in Petersburg?
"I hear they are expected very soon," said Pierre.
Natasha at that moment felt so softened and tender that it was not enough for her to love and know she was beloved, she wanted now, at once, to embrace the man she loved, to speak and hear from him words of love such as filled her heart.
We never hear a word but Dolokhov is mentioned.
"Mais charmante!" said he, evidently referring to Natasha, who did not exactly hear his words but understood them from the movement of his lips.
He said this at a moment when she alone could hear him.
He liked to hear those wild, tipsy shouts behind him: Get on!
Whenever I look at my watch and its hands point to ten, I hear the bells of the neighboring church; but because the bells begin to ring when the hands of the clock reach ten, I have no right to assume that the movement of the bells is caused by the position of the hands of the watch.
To return to your ladies--I hear they are lovely.
I sent to ask for news, and hear that she is a little better.
"Do you hear?" he asked.
He could hear shooting ahead of him.
She could almost hear his voice calling "Litha."
I think I hear someone coming down the hall.
They were so absorbed in each other that they didn't hear the car enter the drive.
It's nice to hear you laugh.
I'll let you know if I hear something I think you need to know.
When she reached for the receiver, he released it reluctantly and then lounged against the wall where he could hear her conversation.
You don't hear that much any more.
He cupped his hand to her ear so she could hear over the howl of the rising wind.
"That's all I wanted to hear," he interrupted with a grin.
We'll hear him the same as when he's in here, but he won't be disturbed by us when we talk.
"I didn't hear a flush," Betsy said, her voice drenched in distress.
Howie started to say something but changed his mind, interested to hear everyone's opinion.
"That's why Mr. Cooms and his man didn't hear him," Betsy said.
Not that I ever hear of.
Let us hear the rest.
The town seemed very still; but now and then he could hear the beating of a drum or the shouting of some soldier.
We can't remember all that we hear, so we make pens and paper.
Augustine said this could not be the case because he could neither hear Ambrose nor see his lips moving.
There was great rejoicing in the family that morning, but no one, not even the doctor, knew that I should never see or hear again.
You cannot see the waves rolling up the beach or hear their roar.
In imagination I can hear Homer singing, as with unsteady, hesitating steps he gropes his way from camp to camp--singing of life, of love, of war, of the splendid achievements of a noble race.
Lady Meath said she would like to see your flowers, and hear the mocking-birds sing.
Or shall I hear the name of Plato and never read his book?
Anna Pavlovna's alarm was justified, for Pierre turned away from the aunt without waiting to hear her speech about Her Majesty's health.
Seeing the self-confident and refined expression on the faces of those present he was always expecting to hear something very profound.
The little princess did not, or did not wish to, hear his words.
No, one can't hear them.
Rostov, without waiting to hear him out, touched his horse, galloped to the front of his squadron, and before he had time to finish giving the word of command, the whole squadron, sharing his feeling, was following him.
Pierre was so deep in thought that he did not hear the question.
But though Napoleon knew that de Beausset had to say something of this kind, and though in his lucid moments he knew it was untrue, he was pleased to hear it from him.
"Hear the firing," said the groom, a discharged soldier.
I hear that the luggage is being unloaded.
More than two hours passed and Gerasim took the liberty of making a slight noise at the door to attract his attention, but Pierre did not hear him.
When the French officer went into the room with Pierre the latter again thought it his duty to assure him that he was not French and wished to go away, but the officer would not hear of it.
I did hear something squealing in the garden.
I guess it was storming so bad that they didn't see or hear the train.
Can he hear me talking?
When you hear about a new company and your response is, "Why in the world would anyone want to do that?" it will be because there is no offline corollary.
I hear the count no longer recognizes anyone.
"I'm glad to hear that," said the Wizard.
The perplexities, irritations and worries that have absorbed us pass like unpleasant dreams, and we wake to see with new eyes and hear with new ears the beauty and harmony of God's real world.
Did he hear her?