Thank you for inviting us.
Thank you for inviting me to your home.
When Ethel did the inviting, the function was nearly always out of town.
The count met the guests and saw them off, inviting them all to dinner.
Even inviting Tessa was disrespectful.
His lips were warm and inviting and the hair on the back of his neck was silky soft.
She gently broke the embrace and stepped away, smiling up at him in an inviting way.
His lips were warm and inviting, and she involuntarily responded to their query.
Memon didn't know inviting another demon into his body would kill him.
Whatever the case, a refreshing swim sounded more inviting than the movies.
On May 25 1921 the Senate had adopted an amendment of Senator Borah to the Navy bill, authorizing and inviting the President to call such a conference.
It is hunted by the blacks with trained dingoes; the flesh is much prized by the blacks, but the presence of a worm between the muscles and the skin renders it less inviting to Europeans.
This had been followed by an intimation from the governor of the Cape (MajorGeneral Sir George Napier) inviting the emigrants to return to the colony, and stating that whenever he thought it desirable he should take military possession of the port.
The king; met them half way by inviting the majority to appoint a committee to settle the army question provisionally, and a committee was formed, which included Szell, Apponyi, Count Istvan Tisza.
If he is to be blamed in this particular matter, the blame must be chiefly confined to his imprudence in inviting Voltaire at the beginning and to the brutality of his conduct at the end.
This programme was based upon the idea of a liberal reconstruction: he aimed at the reduction and simplification of the State schools combined with a more rigorous method of teaching, and at affording all facilities to, and indeed inviting the competition of, private instruction, fearless of the confessional school, which in his view would be compelled to modernize itself in order to maintain competition with the State school.
Issued a bull appointing Jordanus, a French Dominican, bishop of Quilon, and inviting the Nestorians to enter "the Christian Church."
When he came near the tombs, he drew some water with which he washed the gravestones, afterwards anointing them with perfume; he then sacrificed the bull on the altar calling upon Zeus Chthonios and Hermes Psychopompos, and inviting them in company with the heroes to the festival of blood.
Of Flanders, who endowed it with market rights and laid the foundation of its industrial importance by inviting the settlement of foreign weavers.
And further, by inviting them to loosen, though not exactly to dissolve, their political allegiance - the very thing that gave them stability - it removed the foundation on which they rested.
The region is therefore generally unattractive to the farmer, but it is inviting to the lumberman and the miner.
With the rise of the Medici came a rapid increase of prosperity; Cosmo, Francis and Ferdinand erected fortifications and harbour works, warehouses and churches, with equal liberality, and the last especially gave a stimulus to trade by inviting "men of the East and the West, Spanish and Portuguese, Greeks, Germans, Italians, Hebrews, Turks, Moors, Armenians, Persians and others," to settle and traffic in the city, as it became in 1606.
In the year 1907 letters of business were issued by the Crown to the Convocations inviting and enabling them to make alterations in the Prayer Book (afterwards to be embodied in an act of parliament).
But for the sake of the independence of the Russian nation he resisted the temptation of taking this inviting but perilous short-cut to greatness.
The independent dynasty which was then established was drawn under the influence of the German king, Frederick Barbarossa, and two princes who in 1163 divided the sovereignty among themselves as dukes of Upper and Lower Silesia inaugurated the policy of inviting German colonists to their vacant domains.
All who have eaten it declare the flesh of the Tinamou to have a most delicate taste, as it has a most inviting appearance, the pectoral muscles being semi-opaque.
Thc Magyars were as usual stimulated to action by the disunion of their enemies; and Conrad and Ludolf made the blunder of inviting their help, a proceeding which disgusted the Germans, many of whom fell away from their side and rallied to thi head and protector of the nation.
On the 7th of October the emperor Ferdinand had fled from Schonbrunn to Olmiitz, a Slav district, whence he issued a proclamation inviting whoever loved "Austria and freedom" to rally round the throne.
On the 17th of August 1805 the dam of the canal of Cairo was to be cut, and some chiefs of Mehemet Alis party wrote, informing them that he would go forth early on that morning with most of his troops to witness the ceremony, inviting them to enter and seize the city, and, to deceive them, stipulating for a certain sum of money as a reward.
Their chief hopes of success; and they immediately despatched messengers to his successor and to the other beys, inviting them to Alexandria.
He was a constant preacher, and gave a great impulse to Trench's practice of inviting distinguished preachers to the abbey pulpit, especially to the evening services in the nave.
He posted up a notice inviting the Wittenberg students to witness the burning of the bull (loth of December 1520).
In fact, there are thousands of inviting opportunities for newts to leave the lake if they wanted to do so.
In 1908 an international commission that met at Shanghai passed resolutions inviting all the states there represented to take measures for the gradual suppression of the manufacture, sale and distribution of opium, except for medicinal purposes.
On the news of Yazid's accession, the numerous partisans of the family of Ali in Kufa sent addresses to Hosain, inviting him to take refuge with them, and promising to have him proclaimed caliph in Irak.
One of his last acts as secretary of state was to send a despatch, on the 3rd of March 1845, inviting Texas to accept the terms proposed by Congress.
After inviting Henry to a disputation, which he refused to attend, St Bernard returned to Clairvaux.
Anna Pavlovna arranged a group round him, inviting everyone to listen to his tale.
She half rose, by a glance inviting Pierre, who sat opposite, to listen to what was coming, and turning to her mother:
"You know, Michael Ilarionovich, we are not on the Empress' Field where a parade does not begin till all the troops are assembled," said the Tsar with another glance at the Emperor Francis, as if inviting him if not to join in at least to listen to what he was saying.
He paused, his gaze still on Pierre, and moved aside on the sofa by way of inviting the other to take a seat beside him.
He was going to dine that evening at Speranski's, "with only a few friends," as the host had said when inviting him.
He was talking to the countess, and Natasha sat down beside a little chess table with Sonya, thereby inviting Prince Andrew to come too.
But there were no dealers with voices of ingratiating affability inviting customers to enter; there were no hawkers, nor the usual motley crowd of female purchasers--but only soldiers, in uniforms and overcoats though without muskets, entering the Bazaar empty-handed and silently making their way out through its passages with bundles.
On the same day the Chief of Police came to Pierre, inviting him to send a representative to the Faceted Palace to recover things that were to be returned to their owners that day.
Lots of dangerous trails look inviting around here.
"In the future," he spoke crisply, "I'd appreciate it if you consulted me before inviting guests into my home."
He hadn't been his usual jocular self for the last three weeks, and now this spontaneous trip to see his parents - and inviting her along?
I missed Betsy desperately and the idea of a couple of unexpected days with her was inviting, regardless of the reason.
He mentioned inviting Quinn and Martha too, and paying their way.
While this Greenbriar Road property is not quite so inviting, a spring lock on a back door was no serious test.
She actually had no intent of inviting him to the house, but thought it might rouse a reaction.
We're inviting the GM to our fundraiser tomorrow night.
"You.re inviting me to attend?" he asked, amused.
Corday is the only one doing any investigating and he's the only one I'm inviting to stay.
Her eyes were warm and inviting, yet she still pulled away.
Once again she was inviting him to visit, but this time she said Carmen had offered to let him use a room upstairs.
Inviting Alex to visit this farm sounded more like a payback than a gesture of appreciation.
The emerging brightness of the new day, while inviting, did nothing to sort out the tangle of thoughts crowding his brain like the line of a snarled fishing reel.
On the other hand, simply getting it over with wasn't very inviting, either.
Sirian's suggestion of a cool bath and meal was inviting, but she knew she did not have the time.
That's just inviting problems – stirring up conflict where it doesn't exist.
Violence was no answer to a problem, but he had been inviting this for the last year.
It seems that this was issued as much with the object of inviting assistance from others in view of future labours, since the materials at his disposal were comparatively scanty, as with that of making known the results to which his researches had already led him.
C. Agatho- troops; by inviting and murdering Ophellas, lord of Cyrene, he doubled his army and brought Carthage near to despair.
There he saw a vision inviting him to go to Macedonia.
She tipped her head back, inviting his lips to join hers.
On the 26th of July a mob invaded the House of Commons and obliged it to rescind the ordinance re-establishing the old parliamentary committee of militia; Lenthall was held in the chair by main force and compelled to put to the vote a resolution inviting the king to London.
"I will spin her such a hank," Narses is represented as saying, "that she shall not find the end of it in her lifetime"; and forthwith he sent messengers to the Lombards in Pannonia, bearing some of the fruits of Italy, and inviting them to enter the land which bore such goodly produce.
He held his hand out inviting her to sit at the piano.
Now just to show you what a nice guy I can be, I'm inviting you to an engagement party tonight at Fred's Hickory Inn.