In Samos the little slave soon became known for his wisdom and courage.
Exhaustion made itself known and her head nodded.
Some of it is known, but the function of each of the thirty thousand genes has to be figured out one at a time.
The only way he could have known was by asking Mrs. Hertz.
I had known for a long time that the people about me used a method of communication different from mine; and even before I knew that a deaf child could be taught to speak, I was conscious of dissatisfaction with the means of communication I already possessed.
While my days at Radcliffe were still in the future, they were encircled with a halo of romance, which they have lost; but in the transition from romantic to actual I have learned many things I should never have known had I not tried the experiment.
In our most trivial walks, we are constantly, though unconsciously, steering like pilots by certain well-known beacons and headlands, and if we go beyond our usual course we still carry in our minds the bearing of some neighboring cape; and not till we are completely lost, or turned round--for a man needs only to be turned round once with his eyes shut in this world to be lost--do we appreciate the vastness and strangeness of nature.
Boris on the contrary at once found his footing, and related quietly and humorously how he had known that doll Mimi when she was still quite a young lady, before her nose was broken; how she had aged during the five years he had known her, and how her head had cracked right across the skull.
You're looking at the only known god-slayer in existence.
Then the servants heaped a lot of rugs upon the floor and the old horse slept on the softest bed he had ever known in his life.
Two things were known at the time about smallpox, also called variola.
It means I can trade you a good or service for an intermediate store of value known as money, and then trade that money to the person who actually has the goods I want.
The concept is known as "internalizing externalities."
This is known as "internalizing externalities."
I mentioned Gregor Mendel, known as the father of genetics.
Finally, we get to the fourth order of GMO: being able to splice genes from one species into another species, a process known as transgenesis.
This was the redoubt, as yet unnamed, which afterwards became known as the Raevski Redoubt, or the Knoll Battery, but Pierre paid no special attention to it.
I probably wouldn't have known the difference, though.
If Alex had known he had a son, things would have been different.
There were bears and mountain lions, but in all the years she had lived here, she had never known of anyone being attacked.
How could she have known how he felt?
Who would have known that but Connie?
You must have known what Allen would do to me if he caught me alone.
I could understand why he would be chasing her, but if I'd have known she'd go for a guy older than me...
I should have known better.
He had known her for a long time, and he had come to Ashley hoping she would be here.
After all, they had known and loved each other for a long time.
As for the ranch, she had always known it could be taken away.
Cindy, I've known Russell Cade since he first moved to this area - since high school.
I'd known Martha for all my remembered life.
I'd known Martha far too long.
As became known later, he had scarcely begun to address the merchants before tears gushed from his eyes and he concluded in a trembling voice.
I have known him a long time!
"If only I had known..." she said through her tears.
And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.
I'm Lieutenant Colonel Denisov, better known as 'Vaska,' said Denisov, pressing Prince Andrew's hand and looking into his face with a particularly kindly attention.
On reaching home Pierre gave orders to Evstafey--his head coachman who knew everything, could do anything, and was known to all Moscow--that he would leave that night for the army at Mozhaysk, and that his saddle horses should be sent there.
On the other question, how the battle of Borodino and the preceding battle of Shevardino were fought, there also exists a definite and well- known, but quite false, conception.
The relative strength of bodies of troops can never be known to anyone.
The knoll to which Pierre ascended was that famous one afterwards known to the Russians as the Knoll Battery or Raevski's Redoubt, and to the French as la grande redoute, la fatale redoute, la redoute du centre, around which tens of thousands fell, and which the French regarded as the key to the whole position.
Crowds of wounded- -some known to Pierre and some unknown--Russians and French, with faces distorted by suffering, walked, crawled, and were carried on stretchers from the battery.
Tell General Barclay from me that his information is incorrect and that the real course of the battle is better known to me, the commander-in-chief, than to him.