Someone offered her a glass of punch.
He had offered her a perfect way out.
The hussars and Cossacks crowded round the prisoners; one offered them clothes, another boots, and a third bread.
And lowering his big arm he offered it to the slender little girl.
I would have offered you something.
Your father even offered you land if you would come down here to stay.
The subjects I offered were Elementary and Advanced German, French, Latin, English, and Greek and Roman history, making nine hours in all.
On the way back to the house, Alex offered to take them to the gulf for a family outing.
As much as she would like to have offered to walk while he rode, she knew they would cover ground faster if she rode and he walked.
"If you sit on the couch, she'll come to you," she offered, watching as Darian searched the condo.
Yesterday's adjutant reproached him for not having stayed at the palace, and offered him his own house.
"Well, come and kiss me," and he offered his cheek.
He shrugged and offered her a hand up to the wagon seat.
He offered me a hundred dollars a week plus room and board.
Then, taking out his purse, he offered the Dean a shilling.
This treasure does not belong to me, for I bought only the ground; but when I offered it to my neighbor he refused it.
It is just as engineer and communication technology pioneer John Pierce said, in the quote I offered above: "After growing wildly for years, the field of computing appears to be reaching its infancy."
The seventeenth-century Spanish writer Baltasar Gracián once offered this advice: "Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose."
TO MRS. LAURENCE HUTTON Wrentham, July 29, 1899. ...I passed in all the subjects I offered, and with credit in advanced Latin....
But, while we were discussing plans for the winter, a suggestion which Dr. Hale had made long ago flashed across Teacher's mind--that I might take courses somewhat like those offered at Radcliffe, under the instruction of the professors in these courses.
Miss Irwin seemed to have no objection to this proposal, and kindly offered to see the professors and find out if they would give me lessons.
The penny-post is, commonly, an institution through which you seriously offer a man that penny for his thoughts which is so often safely offered in jest.
He took the lighted pipe that was offered to him, gripped it in his fist, and tapped it on the floor, making the sparks fly, while he continued to shout.
Rostov thrust the purse under the pillow and shook the damp little hand which was offered him.
To be able to crush it absolutely he awaited the arrival of the rest of the troops who were on their way from Vienna, and with this object offered a three days' truce on condition that both armies should remain in position without moving.
The officer on duty was a handsome, elegantly dressed man with a diamond ring on his forefinger.
The old princess sighed sadly as she offered some wine to the old lady next to her and glanced angrily at her daughter, and her sigh seemed to say: "Yes, there's nothing left for you and me but to sip sweet wine, my dear, now that the time has come for these young ones to be thus boldly, provocatively happy."
The old woman, lowering her eyes but casting side glances at the newcomers, had turned her cup upside down and placed a nibbled bit of sugar beside it, and sat quietly in her armchair, though hoping to be offered another cup of tea.
They received Pierre in their small, new drawing-room, where it was impossible to sit down anywhere without disturbing its symmetry, neatness, and order; so it was quite comprehensible and not strange that Berg, having generously offered to disturb the symmetry of an armchair or of the sofa for his dear guest, but being apparently painfully undecided on the matter himself, eventually left the visitor to settle the question of selection.
"Take this, little Lady-Countess!" she kept saying, as she offered Natasha first one thing and then another.
He gave her a cold, angry look and offered her his wrinkled, clean- shaven cheek to kiss.
Helene, not having a suitable partner, herself offered to dance the mazurka with Boris.
Princess Mary listened without understanding him; she led him to the house, offered him lunch, and sat down with him.
Taking his hand and drawing him downwards, Kutuzov offered his cheek to be kissed, and again Prince Andrew noticed tears in the old man's eyes.
An aide-de-camp approached with gliding steps and offered him a gold snuffbox, which he took.
Pierre offered the use of his carriage, which had overtaken him, to a wounded general he knew, and drove with him to Moscow.
As to the serfs the only indication was that three out of their huge retinue disappeared during the night, but nothing was stolen; and as to the value of their possessions, the thirty peasant carts that had come in from their estates and which many people envied proved to be extremely valuable and they were offered enormous sums of money for them.
Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.
This icon of the Venerable Sergius, the servant of God and zealous champion of old of our country's weal, is offered to Your Imperial Majesty.
Animated by that address Anna Pavlovna's guests talked for a long time of the state of the fatherland and offered various conjectures as to the result of the battle to be fought in a few days.
And the corporal leaned against the door and offered Pierre his pipe, though whenever he offered it Pierre always declined it.
Just as Pierre reached the door, the corporal who had offered him a pipe the day before came up to it with two soldiers.
Kutuzov never talked of "forty centuries looking down from the Pyramids," of the sacrifices he offered for the fatherland, or of what he intended to accomplish or had accomplished; in general he said nothing about himself, adopted no pose, always appeared to be the simplest and most ordinary of men, and said the simplest and most ordinary things.
Nicholas accepted thirty thousand rubles offered him by his brother-in- law Bezukhov to pay off debts he regarded as genuinely due for value received.
Knowing that Natasha asked nothing for herself, and gave him commissions for others only when he himself had offered to undertake them, he now found an unexpected and childlike pleasure in this purchase of presents for everyone in the house, and never forgot anything.
The man who explains the movement of the locomotive by the smoke that is carried back has noticed that the wheels do not supply an explanation and has taken the first sign that occurs to him and in his turn has offered that as an explanation.
Señor Medena's attention shifted back and forth between Dulce and Alex, but neither offered any explanation.
Kicking his foot free of the stirrup, he offered her a hand, never taking his eyes off Señor Medena.
I told you, he told you... as you said, he even offered to let you look at his files.
Uncomfortable about riding in the car with him, she had offered to drive.
Besides, he offered me $250 a week.
Still, it was something she should have asked when he first offered her the job.
He had offered to help in any way possible and she had found a way.
I offered to help and you accepted my offer.
He offered a hand and Len accepted it.
He accepted the tin of flapjacks she offered and jerked his head toward her wagon.
He offered me a job out at his place.
How many times have I offered to let you stay with me - free?
He offered to do that.
She took the sandwich he offered and grinned.
I, Ben Gustefson, collated boring statistical figures while locked in a cramped cubical of a company that offered me no future potential.
The goal of our offered summer sojourn was described as a seasonal cabin on a small lake in near Wolfboro, New Hampshire.
Martha, a come-lately convert to our experiment, offered to fix Howie a hot chocolate in hopes it would induce a snooze.
You offered to help?
He's offered to pay for everything; even your flight down.
Howie offered little and without seeing his facial reaction, I couldn't tell how he stood.
The tip we offered must be the end of our involvement.
He's offered to help and I believe he could be very useful.
Brennan offered to pay us but we collectively agreed to not become wards of the government.
Daniel Brennan offered an opportunity in late February.
Brennan offered a hint of information.
He seldom offered an opinion, much less began a conversation.
Betsy offered as the five of us brainstormed.
"Julie did very well," Howie offered, speaking for the first time.
"It's not the big deal it was at first," Howie offered, as if apologizing.
"It had a small size battery pack on the back," Howie offered, "not as large as a car battery."
He offered to buy the food if I cooked the next week, I agreed.
"There are hundreds, maybe thousands of entries," I offered in a weak effort to give her hope.
I could hear Molly returning so Betsy offered no rebuttal.
He even offered to mind Bumpus for a few days after I requested a recommendation for a kennel.
I introduced myself by name as I accepted the offered seat across from a large desk, the only other furniture in the small room.
Think of it; a one million dollar reward was offered and yet no one was successful but you.
Charles here has been offered up by Jonny in exchange for your help for a thirty-day ceasefire.
He hadn't seen a Healer since before the Schism and offered his hand to Bianca.
Jule offered a smile and handed the journal back to the Guardian.
He offered his hand.
"I offered to become your queen after Darian died," she replied.
He offered his wrist, and she knew he was offering much more.
Bondone was surprised when Cimabue offered to take his little boy to Florence and teach him to be a great painter.
"We have offered the prize to each one of them," said the messengers, "and each one has refused it."
After the war, in 1947, Jonas Salk was offered his own laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
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.
This lovely, sweet-natured lady offered to teach me herself, and we began the twenty-sixth of March, 1890.
In the finals, no one read my work over to me, and in the preliminaries I offered subjects with some of which I was in a measure familiar before my work in the Cambridge school; for at the beginning of the year I had passed examinations in English, History, French and German, which Mr. Gilman gave me from previous Harvard papers.
The subjects I offered were elementary and advanced German, French, Latin, English, and Greek and Roman History.
There we worked, revising mythology, rounding a fable here and there, and building castles in the air for which earth offered no worthy foundation.
The Concord hunter told him what he knew and offered him the skin; but the other declined it and departed.
Everything about him, from his weary, bored expression to his quiet, measured step, offered a most striking contrast to his quiet, little wife.
Petya ran up and offered her his back.
He offered her an arm.
He offered no further information and she felt uncomfortable about asking.
Certainly she wouldn't have on the day he offered her the job.
Cynthia offered a hand to Carl and he accepted it cordially.
How could she blame him when she had offered no resistance?
When you offered me a job, were you thinking of me in any way other than a housekeeper?
The nearest that I came to actual possession was when I bought the Hollowell place, and had begun to sort my seeds, and collected materials with which to make a wheelbarrow to carry it on or off with; but before the owner gave me a deed of it, his wife--every man has such a wife--changed her mind and wished to keep it, and he offered me ten dollars to release him.