Consider a factory that makes widgets for a dollar each.
There's an afternoon Amtrak train that makes the trip from South Station in Boston to Philly in less than five hours.
He thinks that he makes a fine figure when he waits on you.
It makes Father crazy.
I know, but he makes the decisions.
Makes me hungry just thinking about it.)
He makes final decision on things.
Nothing makes a man get mad faster.
That makes no sense, Lacy.
It makes perfect sense, actually.
Sometimes. Anyway, it's the paneling that makes the room so dark, not the curtains over the windows.
"We put the numbers in a certain format that makes it easier for them to analyze," I said, trying to sound like I knew what I was talking about.
He makes $10 an hour.
This action makes the price of a burger go up by $1,000 and drops demand to zero.
It makes but little difference whether you are committed to a farm or the county jail.
"To be a soldier, just a soldier!" thought Pierre as he fell asleep, "to enter communal life completely, to be imbued by what makes them what they are.
I think Alex makes a concentrated effort to drive his father crazy.
"She always makes our clothes," Felipa said.
It makes me feel small when you keep things from me - like you don't trust me, or you think I'm not mature enough to handle it.
What makes you think that?
What makes you think I'm qualified for the job?
"Whatever makes you happy – I'm for it," he said with a sigh.
And what in the world makes you think that?
What makes you think I might still want it?
What makes you think I found them?
It makes you look like a dork.
I feel terrible making him sleep in the lab room, but really, Quinn's equipment hardly makes a sound.
It still makes me cry when I think of Annie, even after fifteen years.
Remove them all and see if it makes a difference.
What makes you ask?
"If that's so," Martha added, "that makes whoever stayed in that hotel room an accessory to murder!"
What makes you think that?
Tell me what makes their calls different from other tips.
What makes you believe that?
This stuff makes me horny!
What makes you think you're saying is true?
I'll pass on this information to Frank but I don't know what he can do until this guy makes a mistake.
Spit it out; what did you and Julie discuss that now makes you Aunt Betsy?
How do you suppose that makes him feel?
That makes it an open case.
If you think he's after you, what makes you think he's left the area?
What makes you so negative about him?
What everyone did to him makes me think of what those Pennsylvania Dutch folks do; shunning is it called?
It makes no sense, but I couldn't ever leave that night behind.
"Makes sense, since he knew I was there," he muttered.
What makes you think I want to know anything from you?
"That makes sense," Jonny said.
It's also what makes people hate Oracles.
"Yes," sighed Eureka; "and I also can see you again, and the sight makes me dreadfully hungry.
I am afraid to drink anything that makes men act in that way.
In war, they were savage and cruel; for war always makes men so.
Mine makes the servants wait on me and do as I tell them.
This makes sense, so she spends her last $2000 in savings to buy ads.
Humans should not feel threatened in any way by this, and yet it still makes some people defensive and uncomfortable.
Now, you don't know if the radishes make the people get better or if something that makes people crave radishes also beats back skin cancer.
Those differences are part of what makes us unique.
This makes business a meritocracy and encourages business owners to focus on quality, service, and reputation since these are so easy for customers to check.
Once someone knows how to make a factory that can produce 48,000 pins a day with ten people, someone else can figure out how to make one that makes 100,000 a day with five people.
Who do you think makes more money: the person who hauls bricks on his back or the person who operates the forklift that moves the bricks?
The Nailmaker 2000 makes one hundred thousand an hour.
This idea that there are a finite number of jobs misses the point entirely of what makes a job.
Jobs are created when someone starts a business that takes a thing, adds labor and technology to it, and makes a new thing.
To me, this makes the problem of hunger that much sadder in the present—to realize that the planet has enough food, just not enough generosity.
But in a real sense, it also makes the problem that much easier to solve in the future.
Recall my comparison of a nineteenth-century London factory to a factory that makes Volvos today.
This dairyman also makes some of the milk into cheese and we use a lot of that as well.
This is the part that makes some people even more nervous.
That makes us all de facto millionaires, and very committed to remaining so.
When might no longer makes right for the strong, they think twice about preying on the weak.
This is exactly the sort of thinking that makes nation-states useful.
It is the same spirit that makes people fanatical about a certain sports team, regardless of the players or the score.
His plays run in every major city in the English-speaking world, and Hollywood makes movies of them—good movies!
Under the terms of the definition I offered earlier, that makes Shakespeare the epitome of art—that is, something that continues to speak to future generations.
The economy makes new machines that replace manual labor because many thousands of people are paid very well to do so.
We are heading toward that, which makes progress ever more certain.
Constant practice makes the fingers very flexible, and some of my friends spell rapidly--about as fast as an expert writes on a typewriter.
It makes me most happy to remember the hours we spent helping each other in study and sharing our recreation together.
He makes you feel that if you only had a little more time, you, too, might be an inventor.
When I find my work particularly difficult and discouraging, she writes me letters that make me feel glad and brave; for she is one of those from whom we learn that one painful duty fulfilled makes the next plainer and easier.
She uses words precisely and makes easy, fluent sentences.
I hope it will please you very much, because it makes me happy to send it.
It makes me happy to know much about my loving Father, who is good and wise.
I can almost think I see you with your father and mother and little sister, with all the brightness of the beautiful country about you, and it makes me very glad to know how glad you are.
A great deal of the trouble that is in the world is medicine which is very bad to take, but which it is good to take because it makes us better.
It almost makes me think the world would get along as well without seeing and hearing as with them.
It makes me very happy to know that I have kind and loving friends in the far-away State of Maine.
It makes me very happy indeed to know that I have such dear friends in other lands.
It makes me think that all people are good and loving.
Every day I find out something which makes me glad.
For a whole week it has been "cold and dark and dreary" in Tuscumbia, and I must confess the continuous rain and dismalness of the weather fills me with gloomy thoughts and makes the writing of letters, or any pleasant employment, seem quite impossible.
In the fall Helen and Miss Sullivan entered the Wright-Humason School in New York, which makes a special of lip-reading and voice-culture.
I know it, and it makes me feel so happy, it has such sweet thoughts.
The thought that my dear Heavenly Father is always near, giving me abundantly of all those things, which truly enrich life and make it sweet and beautiful, makes every deprivation seem of little moment compared with the countless blessings I enjoy.
In it there would be no suggestion of hatred or revenge, nor a trace of the old-time belief that might makes right.
There is but one cloud in my sky at present; but that is one which casts a dark shadow over my life, and makes me very anxious at times.
The dear, sweet little girl, it makes my heart ache to think how utterly she is cut off from all that is good and desirable in life.
Her whimsical and adventuresome spirit puts her so much on her mettle that she makes rather a poor subject for the psychological experimenter.
It makes me tremble!
Although Miss Sullivan is still rather amused than distressed when some one, even one of her friends, makes mistakes in published articles about her and Miss Keller, still she sees that Miss Keller's book should include all the information that the teacher could at present furnish.
But whether Helen stays at home or makes visits in other parts of the country, her education is always under the immediate direction and exclusive control of her teacher.
When she spells "milk," she points to the mug, and when she spells "mug," she makes the sign for pouring or drinking, which shows that she has confused the words.
She makes many mistakes, of course, twists words and phrases, puts the cart before the horse, and gets herself into hopeless tangles of nouns and verbs; but so does the hearing child.
The heat makes Helen languid and quiet.
Unlike Laura Bridgman, she is fond of gentlemen, and we notice that she makes friends with a gentleman sooner than with a lady.
Helen's dependence on me for almost everything makes me strong and glad.
Doctor makes sick girl well.
Funny makes us laugh.
She makes her nest on the ground.
The blue-bird makes her nest in a hollow tree and her eggs are blue.
What makes the sun hot?
It brings me into closer and tenderer relationship with those I love, and makes it possible for me to enjoy the sweet companionship of a great many persons from whom I should be entirely cut off if I could not talk.
About the same time, in a letter to a friend, in which she makes mention of her Southern home, she gives so close a reproduction from a poem by one of her favourite authors that I will give extracts from Helen's letter and from the poem itself:
It makes me very happy to please you and my dear teacher.
Of the sources of his vocabulary he is, for the most part, as unaware as he is of the moment when he ate the food which makes a bit of his thumbnail.
To be sure, I take the keenest interest in everything that concerns those who surround me; it is this very interest which makes it so difficult for me to carry on a conversation with some people who will not talk or say what they think, but I should not be sorry to find more friends ready to talk with me now and then about the wonderful things I read.
The summer, in some climates, makes possible to man a sort of Elysian life.
What sort of space is that which separates a man from his fellows and makes him solitary?
Any prospect of awakening or coming to life to a dead man makes indifferent all times and places.
The forest has never so good a setting, nor is so distinctly beautiful, as when seen from the middle of a small lake amid hills which rise from the water's edge; for the water in which it is reflected not only makes the best foreground in such a case, but, with its winding shore, the most natural and agreeable boundary to it.
Standing on the smooth sandy beach at the east end of the pond, in a calm September afternoon, when a slight haze makes the opposite shore-line indistinct, I have seen whence came the expression, "the glassy surface of a lake."
Green hickory finely split makes the woodchopper's kindlings, when he has a camp in the woods.
What makes this sand foliage remarkable is its springing into existence thus suddenly.
A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.
They love the soil which makes their graves, but have no sympathy with the spirit which may still animate their clay.
What makes this duty the more urgent is the fact that the country so overrun is not our own, but ours is the invading army.
The soldier is applauded who refuses to serve in an unjust war by those who do not refuse to sustain the unjust government which makes the war; is applauded by those whose own act and authority he disregards and sets at naught; as if the state were penitent to that degree that it hired one to scourge it while it sinned, but not to that degree that it left off sinning for a moment.
It makes it worse.
But the rich man--not to make any invidious comparison--is always sold to the institution which makes him rich.
This makes it impossible for a man to live honestly, and at the same time comfortably in outward respects.
To be quite frank, Mary, I expect Father's character sometimes makes things trying for you, doesn't it?
That is the only thing that makes me unhappy.
He now looked like a man who has time to think of the impression he makes on others, but is occupied with agreeable and interesting work.
No, she is not stupid, she is an excellent girl," he sometimes said to himself "she never makes a mistake, never says anything stupid.
Prince Vasili finds you to his taste as a daughter-in-law and makes a proposal to you on his pupil's behalf.
On being relieved from picket duty Rostov had managed to get a few hours' sleep before morning and felt cheerful, bold, and resolute, with elasticity of movement, faith in his good fortune, and generally in that state of mind which makes everything seem possible, pleasant, and easy.
It makes it as if you were marrying her because you must, and that wouldn't do at all.
What spark has set my inmost soul on fire, What is this bliss that makes my fingers thrill?
She is enchanting, but what makes her so I don't know.
At first I did not like it much, because what makes a town pleasant ce sont les jolies femmes, * isn't that so?
He is an invalid and an old man who must be forgiven; but he is good and magnanimous and will love her who makes his son happy.
Napoleon was in that well-known after-dinner mood which, more than any reasoned cause, makes a man contented with himself and disposed to consider everyone his friend.
Speak to the captain when he makes his round, he will do anything for you.
This state of things is continually becoming worse and makes one fear that unless a prompt remedy is applied the troops will no longer be under control in case of an engagement.
What makes you think so?
It is not beauty that endears, it's love that makes us see beauty.
Then he just makes all the important decisions - and you have no input?
What makes you think I came here to see you?
Kind of makes you wonder what they were up to when she was my age, doesn't it?
What makes you think Pete is worried?
It makes me feel old.
What makes you think the topic of my mother is...
I guess that makes me your employer.
It's so pleasant when you understand your true talents and realize your superiority makes you capable of near impossible goals.
I didn't mean to but she's a great person and she makes me have feelings I didn't know existed.
It also inhibits investigations and makes for an early Christmas present for defense attorneys.
"It makes sense but maybe he got the wrong house," I offered.
Your ability to heal makes you what we'd call a Natural, a human with extraordinary capabilities.
It makes a difference, he said.
Do they know what makes you allergic to light and eat raw steaks covered in peanut butter for every meal?
What makes you think I didn't follow to make sure she didn't chicken out?
The dama-fruit is the most delicious thing that grows, and when it makes us invisible the bears cannot find us to eat us up.
Mother, what makes the wind blow?
Distributed computing makes enormous computational problems affordable to solve.
Who do you think makes more money: the one person who operates the cotton gin we discussed in the last chapter or one of the fifty people he replaced?
It seemed to me that there could be nothing more beautiful than the sun, whose warmth makes all things grow.
What makes families run out?
My wretched lawsuit takes all I have and makes no progress.
Did you tell him how it makes you feel?
He makes us pay taxes and gives us nothing in return.
It makes no difference how they feel.
"Makes sense," Damian said thoughtfully.
This makes a great deal of sense: If nutrition isn't governed by universal laws (as physics is) and instead affects different people differently, then the way you will know certain things is by learning through trial and error, through your own experience.