Sometimes Alex and Jonathan play soccer, and sometimes we all go for a ride in the buggy.
Want to play a game?
He didn't bring it up again - not even when Jonathan was unable to get his short arm into a comfortable position to play the guitar.
Would you like to play a game?
We did dance and play and eat nuts and candy and cakes and oranges and I did have fun with little boys and girls.
I love to play with little sister.
In the second place, I'm not going to play doctor.
After lunch, all four of them went outside to play ball.
She cannot sing and she cannot play the piano, although, as some early experiments show, she could learn mechanically to beat out a tune on the keys.
I wasn't trying to play macho man.
No one will play the game if the rules only apply to one team. 2.
Let's play a duet, then.
"Let's continue to play it by ear," I responded.
She'd just have to play smarter.
I do love to play with little sister.
Fine, she could play too.
His punch, with which he let me play, was a delightful toy.
The play seemed so real, we almost forgot where we were, and believed we were watching the genuine scenes as they were acted so long ago.
Dolokhov could play all games and nearly always won.
He alone could play on the clavichord that ecossaise (his only piece) to which, as he said, all possible dances could be danced, and they felt sure he had brought presents for them all.
"Play well together, or it's back to the kitchen with you, Charles," Damian warned.
My pa used to play cards with Blackie Rowland.
I planned to let her game play itself out, but I don't want to see any bloodshed.
They knew the kitten, by this time, so they scampered over to where she lay beside Jim and commenced to frisk and play with her.
Her intent was obvious, but Cynthia decided to play dumb.
You can play dumb because it's the truth.
I used to play the lottery too.
Cynthia finished her wedding pronouncement by tossing out a comment about her foolish son considering delaying the final year of his education to play professional baseball, a decision against which she and Rose Calvia planned to exert a full court press.
I read all the weekly newspapers and there was no mention of any foul play, but this little ad caught my attention.
"Or," Joseph continued, "that skuzzy attorney who's been trying to make a play for my wife.
"Children," he said, "we are going to play a new game.
He touched his lyre and began to play the accompaniment.
Everyone wants to come in and enjoy your AC and play on your Wii.
I enjoy having a play described to me while it is being acted on the stage far more than reading it, because then it seems as if I were living in the midst of stirring events.
I and teacher did go to church sunday mr. lane did read in book and talk Lady did play organ.
I did play with your watch.
In this account of the picnic we get an illuminating glimpse of Miss Sullivan's skill in teaching her pupil during play hours.
I am sorry that you have no little children to play with you sometimes; but I think you are very happy with your books, and your many, many friends.
After the service he asked Mr. Warren, the organist to play for me.
"Yes," she replied, "but I like to play also, and I feel sometimes as if I were a music box with all the play shut up inside me."
Helen loves to dig and play in the dirt like any other child.
I gave her my braille slate to play with, thinking that the mechanical pricking of holes in the paper would amuse her and rest her mind.
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.
She likes to skip and play, for she is happy when the sun is bright and warm.
All day long in their play-time and work-time Miss Sullivan kept spelling into her pupil's hand, and by that Helen Keller absorbed words, just as the child in the cradle absorbs words by hearing thousands of them before he uses one and by associating the words with the occasion of their utterance.
That is just what the teacher of the deaf child must be, a child ready to play and romp, and interested in all childish things.
The fairies promised obedience and soon started on their journey, dragging the great glass jars and vases along, as well as they could, and now and then grumbling a little at having such hard work to do, for they were idle fairies, and liked play better than work.
The fairies promised obedience, and were off in a twinkling, dragging the heavy jars and vases along after them as well as they could, now and then grumbling a little at having such a hard task, for they were idle fairies and loved to play better than to work.
Ah, the pranks that the nixies of Dreamland play on us while we sleep!
Should not every apartment in which man dwells be lofty enough to create some obscurity overhead, where flickering shadows may play at evening about the rafters?
I won't drink and won't play till I get reinstated.
After tea, the company went into the sitting room and Princess Mary was asked to play on the clavichord.
My brother knows him, he's dined with him--the present Emperor--more than once in Paris, and tells me he never met a more cunning or subtle diplomatist--you know, a combination of French adroitness and Italian play-acting!
"None but fools trust to luck in play," Dolokhov had then said.
Or are you afraid to play with me?
"Well, you'd better not play," Dolokhov added, and springing a new pack of cards said: "Bank, gentlemen!"
"Why don't you play?" he asked.
He had decided to play until that score reached forty-three thousand.
He knew what a shock he would inflict on his father and mother by the news of this loss, he knew what a relief it would be to escape it all, and felt that Dolokhov knew that he could save him from all this shame and sorrow, but wanted now to play with him as a cat does with a mouse.
I shall await your most gracious permission here in hospital, that I may not have to play the part of a secretary rather than commander in the army.
It was the custom for Mitka to play the balalayka in the huntsmen's room when "Uncle" returned from the chase.
"He doesn't play that part right!" said "Uncle" suddenly, with an energetic gesture.
"Do you play then?" asked Natasha.
"Uncle" continued to play correctly, carefully, with energetic firmness, looking with a changed and inspired expression at the spot where Anisya Fedorovna had just stood.
"Don't dare to think about it," she said to herself, and sat down again smilingly beside "Uncle," begging him to play something more.
She resolved to give up learning the harp and to play only the guitar.
There was still the hunting establishment which Nicholas had enlarged.
When they had emptied the samovar, Rostov took a pack of cards and proposed that they should play "Kings" with Mary Hendrikhovna.
They had hardly begun to play before the doctor's disheveled head suddenly appeared from behind Mary Hendrikhovna.
She ran up to him and, in the play of the sunlight that fell in small round spots through the shade of the lime-tree avenue, could not be sure what change there was in his face.
"Yes, they worked all day and didn't play!" remarked the tall, round- faced peasant gravely, pointing with a significant wink at the dictionaries that were on the top.
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever- lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
And indeed he only had to lie down, to fall asleep like a stone, and he only had to shake himself, to be ready without a moment's delay for some work, just as children are ready to play directly they awake.
"Don't play the fool!" said Denisov, coughing angrily.
"I'll give you a hundwed sharp lashes--that'll teach you to play the fool!" said Denisov severely.
He tried to avoid his old acquaintances with their commiseration and offensive offers of assistance; he avoided all distraction and recreation, and even at home did nothing but play cards with his mother, pace silently up and down the room, and smoke one pipe after another.
He hesitantly announced to Carmen one evening that he wanted to learn to play a guitar.
"I doubt he can play a guitar," he said between sips.
It was best to lie down and play dead?
While my relationship with Martha LeBlanc, nee Rossi, dated back to our play pen years and kindergarten days, lately we've hiked different paths, reducing our contact to Christmas cards and once a month phone calls.
Did Annie play Monopoly too?
No need to play around with stupid 1930 history.
We had no right to play god any more than we were already doing.
Now play time with my frightened friend will be hurried.
Your pal Brennan suggested I play your game and say it was a tip we received at After.
"You could play dumb," I hedged.
I have a toy for her to play with as well, don't I?
See, we tried not to play in our own backyard.
A little while and we'll be where no one will find us as we play our games.
All he ever wanted to do was play with his stupid baseball, and she'd taken it and thrown it into the forest.
I'll teach you to play with your food.
Play, he whispered into her ear.
"I'll play your game," she said firmly.
"Play, love," Darkyn growled, nipping her hard.
"Now you're ready to play," he assessed.
An image of Darkyn appeared forefront before the images swirled and began to play a disjointed movie.
You play with people's lives every day.
Frustration finally drove the couple to play the game the same way—contact no one, put your head in the sand, and hope everyone leaves you alone and forgets you exist.
Dean had watched Billy play high school basketball the past winter.
Dean closed his eyes as Randy explained excitedly about an offer to play ball.
What play were they doing?
Randy asked about Fred, and Dean related Fred's latest exploits with the bargains from the props of the play Boo!
He was in the play, Boo!
Are you going to continue to play detective and grill the poor woman, or is this a fun trip?
She had agreed to play pinochle with friends this afternoon, a rare indulgence.
He was in the stage play Boo!
When he had made them all disappear again Ozma declared she was sorry they were gone, for she wanted one of them to pet and play with.
Why the boys should drive away, Little maidens from their play, Or love to banter and fight so well, That's the thing I never could tell.
But this I know, I love to play In the meadow, among the hay-- Up the water, and o'er the lea, That's the way for Billy and me.
Gilbert looked up from his play and saw that his mother was very deeply interested in her book.
Every song you download and how many times you play it.
But think about how it could play out: If energy truly were free and unlimited, you could, for instance, power tractors everywhere in the world.
People play chess, so that object playing the Grand Master must be a person.
We raise children to play with war toys.
The World Wide Web will play an enormous role in ending war, on several levels.
These nations will play a substantial role in shaping this new English, as they bring grammatical structure, idioms, and nuanced words from their native tongue.
Thinking that turn and turn about is fair play, she seized the scissors and cut off one of my curls, and would have cut them all off but for my mother's timely interference.
Even when I studied most earnestly it seemed more like play than work.
I read them in the intervals between study and play with an ever-deepening sense of pleasure.
If I happen to be all alone and in an idle mood, I play a game of solitaire, of which I am very fond.
After the play Miss Sullivan took me to see him behind the scenes, and I felt of his curious garb and his flowing hair and beard.
I shall never forget the ripple of alternating joy and woe that ran through that beautiful little play, or the wonderful child who acted it.
I love to play with little sister, she is weak and small baby.
I wish you could be here to play three little squirrels, and two gentle doves, and to make a pretty nest for a dear little robin.
When she was at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston she stood on a step-ladder and let both hands play over the statues.
Sometimes this finger-play is unconscious.
We play a little game which I find most useful in developing the intellect, and which incidentally answers the purpose of a language lesson.
I said, "No, go and play with Nancy."
He gave her his watch to play with; but that didn't keep her still.
There is no play in them, for this comes after work.
I do not mean that exactly, but I mean something which he might think a good deal like that; I mean that they should not play life, or study it merely, while the community supports them at this expensive game, but earnestly live it from beginning to end.
Children, who play life, discern its true law and relations more clearly than men, who fail to live it worthily, but who think that they are wiser by experience, that is, by failure.
They who come rarely to the woods take some little piece of the forest into their hands to play with by the way, which they leave, either intentionally or accidentally.
No wonder, then, that he did not oftener stay to play on the common.
I remember well one gaunt Nimrod who would catch up a leaf by the roadside and play a strain on it wilder and more melodious, if my memory serves me, than any hunting-horn.
Let us not play at kittly-benders.
In the intervals of the dance the count, breathing deeply, waved and shouted to the musicians to play faster.
The movement of these wrinkles formed the principal play of expression on his face.
"Mr. Dimmler, please play my favorite nocturne by Field," came the old countess' voice from the drawing room.
Dimmler began to play; Natasha went on tiptoe noiselessly to the table, took up a candle, carried it out, and returned, seating herself quietly in her former place.
Dimmler had finished the piece but still sat softly running his fingers over the strings, evidently uncertain whether to stop or to play something else.
To play blindman's bluff?
We play at magnanimity and all that stuff.
Moment by moment the event is imperceptibly shaping itself, and at every moment of this continuous, uninterrupted shaping of events the commander-in-chief is in the midst of a most complex play of intrigues, worries, contingencies, authorities, projects, counsels, threats, and deceptions and is continually obliged to reply to innumerable questions addressed to him, which constantly conflict with one another.
As a result of the hostility between Kutuzov and Bennigsen, his Chief of Staff, the presence of confidential representatives of the Emperor, and these transfers, a more than usually complicated play of parties was going on among the staff of the army.
Early in the morning of the sixth of October Pierre went out of the shed, and on returning stopped by the door to play with a little blue- gray dog, with a long body and short bandy legs, that jumped about him.
As busy as she was, time had to be set aside for play with Destiny.
She turned on the play button.
She claims a red headed young guy took real good care of her, fed her and let her play video games.
There goes our chance to play mother.
Might give you an advantage with him if you're willing to play the seduction game.
They practically play baseball all year!
I think the best course of action in this instance is inaction—let this business play itself out, at least for the time being.
I want to play with it.
His call for a "march of dimes" was a play on "The March of Time," a well-known newsreel series.
I describe these three situations because each, in its own way, illustrates how I think the future will play out regarding income and wealth.
After the play I was permitted to go behind the scenes and meet her in her royal costume.
If I did, there would be no opportunity for the play of fancy.
War is not courtesy but the most horrible thing in life; and we ought to understand that and not play at war.
While we were free to play with it, nothing was required of us.
I have a special board on which I play these games.
I'd take your hairbrush to his backside so he'd never sit down again—or play his stupid baseball!
He would not play any part.
Fighting with each other wasn't going to do anything but play into the hands of those instigating the trouble.