Almost three-quarters of all defense spending occurs within NATO countries, meaning the alliance is largely the only military show in town.
I'll show you where you can sleep.
You'll have to show me these beautiful flowers.
He might show up any time to claim the ranch.
We will show Europe how Russia rises to the defense of Russia!
Will you show me how to do that?
"Let me show you to your rooms," Felipa said, taking Carmen by the arm.
Yes. I will show you.
He spread his arms to show he wasn't carrying any weapons.
Please do not show my letter to any one.
On Saturday we took in a Broadway show and Sunday a baseball game.
For each dinner, sixty or more people show up.
Is that why you want to take me up there - to show your mother how ridiculous the thought of any hanky panky is?
The same people seldom show up twice.
I will show you how a messenger ought to behave.
At the very least, history can clearly show the range of outcomes that are likely.
They spread their wings and opened their mouths to show that they understood his words.
Can Howard have an hour off to show me around Keene before I leave?
And she spread out her arms to show her short-waisted, lace-trimmed, dainty gray dress, girdled with a broad ribbon just below the breast.
You could have the libertarian state, the green state, the clothing-optional state, the state with free public housing for all, the state where puns are outlawed, the state with a two-drink minimum, the fiercely pro-business state—even a state that guarantees free speech but requires that you sing your speech like a show tune.
Pierre's one feeling at the moment was a desire to show that he was ready to go all lengths and was prepared to sacrifice everything.
So he called Tikhon and went through the rooms with him to show him where to set up the bed for that night.
"I'll show them; I'll give it to them, the brigands!" said he to himself.
Maybe he was going to show her he could be a nice guy too.
I guess sometimes a man doesn't show much appreciation for what he has.
I'll show you where you will sleep while Cynthia gets supper on the table.
But if you will come with me to one of our folk gardens I will show you the way we grow in the Land of the Mangaboos.
But I intend to show you how in the next chapter: Chad Gets a Better Job .
Rather, I aim to show that the world will be what we make it to be.
My friend said, she would sometime show me the copies of the marbles brought away by Lord Elgin from the Parthenon.
I would like so much to show him in some way how deeply I appreciate all that he is doing for me, and I cannot think of anything better to do.
If the noble awistocwacy of the pwovince of Moscow thinks fit, it can show its loyalty to our sov'weign the Empewah in other ways.
Pierre, however, felt excited, and the general desire to show that they were ready to go to all lengths--which found expression in the tones and looks more than in the substance of the speeches--infected him too.
In historical works on the year 1812 French writers are very fond of saying that Napoleon felt the danger of extending his line, that he sought a battle and that his marshals advised him to stop at Smolensk, and of making similar statements to show that the danger of the campaign was even then understood.
They were singing discordantly, arduously, and with great effort, evidently not because they wished to sing, but because they wanted to show they were drunk and on a spree.
Yeah. Why don't we go up and show it to Mom and Dad today?
Fritz was the first to show up for breakfast.
Well, show me where you're things are and I'll take them out to my truck while I wait.
Come on and I'll show you around a little before I turn in.
Whoever lived here had nothing personal to show, no pieces of his personality for her to dissect before she faced him.
She made a show of resting her coat across the table, as if to say she wasn't leaving, and crossed to the small hall that contained the restrooms.
But the wolf was too wise to show herself.
So how about this instead: What if I can show you a future where everyone on the planet will live in good health as long as it is possible for their body to live?
Then in the 1940s, another American, Oswald Avery, was able to show, through an ingenious method, that the genetic information had to be carried by the DNA.
Follow your genius closely enough, and it will not fail to show you a fresh prospect every hour.
Toward midnight the voices began to subside, a cock crowed, the full moon began to show from behind the lime trees, a fresh white dewy mist began to rise, and stillness reigned over the village and the house.
The horse first, regardless of whether it was right or wrong to show fear, snorted, reared almost throwing the major, and galloped aside.
Show it to me....
He was told by his fellow officers that the screams of the crowd and the shrieks of the woman were due to the fact that General Ermolov, coming up to the crowd and learning that soldiers were dispersing among the shops while crowds of civilians blocked the bridge, had ordered two guns to be unlimbered and made a show of firing at the bridge.
He'll show you what law is! the mob were saying as if reproving one another for their lack of confidence.
Again the officer turned to Gerasim and asked him to show him the rooms in the house.
Show me the way, show me, I...
Show me where we might eat.
I'll show you where we can get some water.
I'm not sure he was aware the show received such widespread attention.
"Show me where this party is," she told him.
Talon's a no-show though.
They did not smile nor did they frown, or show either fear or surprise or curiosity or friendliness.
"I will show you," was the reply.
From their platform a stair descended into the house, and the children and the Wizard explored it after lighting a lantern to show them the way.
But she has ordered me to make you welcome and to show you to your apartments.
"Draw the curtain aside and show us the picture," he said.
Like a TV star that doesn't scale back his expenses after his show is cancelled, these benefits expand, not contract, during periods of economic decline, for two main reasons.
My aim is to show you how war will end and convince you that the end of war is inevitable.
Discouragement and weariness cast me down frequently; but the next moment the thought that I should soon be at home and show my loved ones what I had accomplished, spurred me on, and I eagerly looked forward to their pleasure in my achievement.
So these selections from Miss Keller's correspondence are made with two purposes--to show her development and to preserve the most entertaining and significant passages from several hundred letters.
I hope I will not fall and hurt my head I shall visit little Lord Fauntleroy in England and he will be glad to show me his grand and very ancient castle.
Dr. Humason, Teacher, and I left the others at the Dog Show and went to a reception given by the "Metropolitan Club."...
We went to a poultry-show... and the man there kindly permitted us to feel of the birds.
It seemed to show spontaneity and great sweetness of character.
The way in which Miss Keller wrote her story shows, as nothing else can show, the difficulties she had to overcome.
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 shall write freely to you and tell you everything, on one condition: It is this: you must promise never to show my letters to any one.
I have two copies, and will send you one; but you mustn't show it to anybody.
She wanted to show it to the little boy in the seat behind us.
The warm winds blow The waters flow And robin dear, Is come to show That Spring is here.
To show how quickly she perceives and associates ideas, I will give an instance which all who have read the book will be able to appreciate.
Not long ago I tried to show her how to build a tower with her blocks.
Enough appears in the accounts by Miss Keller's teacher to show the process by which she reads the lips with her fingers, the process by which she was taught to speak, and by which, of course, she can listen to conversation now.
She lighted a lamp to show me the inside of the roof and the walls, and also that the board floor extended under the bed, warning me not to step into the cellar, a sort of dust hole two feet deep.
He would perhaps have placed alder branches over the narrow holes in the ice, which were four or five rods apart and an equal distance from the shore, and having fastened the end of the line to a stick to prevent its being pulled through, have passed the slack line over a twig of the alder, a foot or more above the ice, and tied a dry oak leaf to it, which, being pulled down, would show when he had a bite.
This difference of three and a half degrees between the temperature of the deep water and the shallow in the latter pond, and the fact that a great proportion of it is comparatively shallow, show why it should break up so much sooner than Walden.
Helene was so lovely that not only did she not show any trace of coquetry, but on the contrary she even appeared shy of her unquestionable and all too victorious beauty.
"Try to serve well and show yourself worthy," added he, addressing Boris with severity.
The will will show that, my dear; our fate also depends on it.
No, Peter Nikolaevich; I only want to show that in the cavalry the advantages are far less than in the infantry.
It was just the moment before a big dinner when the assembled guests, expecting the summons to zakuska, * avoid engaging in any long conversation but think it necessary to move about and talk, in order to show that they are not at all impatient for their food.
Yes, these verses Nicholas wrote himself and I copied some others, and she found them on my table and said she'd show them to Mamma, and that I was ungrateful, and that Mamma would never allow him to marry me, but that he'll marry Julie.
We will take it at once and show it to the count.
Princess Mary will take her there and show her over, and they'll talk nineteen to the dozen.
A member of the Hofkriegsrath from Vienna had come to Kutuzov the day before with proposals and demands for him to join up with the army of the Archduke Ferdinand and Mack, and Kutuzov, not considering this junction advisable, meant, among other arguments in support of his view, to show the Austrian general the wretched state in which the troops arrived from Russia.
"Walk him up and down, my dear fellow," he continued, with that gay brotherly cordiality which goodhearted young people show to everyone when they are happy.
I'll teach you what to do and show you what kind of rivet to use.
Ah well, I'll show that in action, and for me the honor of the flag...
They're led about just for show! remarked another.
The old aunt received the two young people in her corner, but seemed desirous of hiding her adoration for Helene and inclined rather to show her fear of Anna Pavlovna.
The princess felt this, and as if wishing to show him that she did not even dare expect to interest him, she turned to his father.
Both had changed greatly since they last met and both were in a hurry to show the changes that had taken place in them.
He longed to show that love in some way and knowing that this was impossible was ready to cry.
Just as in a clock, the result of the complicated motion of innumerable wheels and pulleys is merely a slow and regular movement of the hands which show the time, so the result of all the complicated human activities of 160,000 Russians and French--all their passions, desires, remorse, humiliations, sufferings, outbursts of pride, fear, and enthusiasm--was only the loss of the battle of Austerlitz, the so-called battle of the three Emperors--that is to say, a slow movement of the hand on the dial of human history.
If at first the members of the council thought that Kutuzov was pretending to sleep, the sounds his nose emitted during the reading that followed proved that the commander-in-chief at that moment was absorbed by a far more serious matter than a desire to show his contempt for the dispositions or anything else--he was engaged in satisfying the irresistible human need for sleep.
Langeron's objections were valid but it was obvious that their chief aim was to show General Weyrother--who had read his dispositions with as much self-confidence as if he were addressing school children--that he had to do, not with fools, but with men who could teach him something in military matters.
Tomorrow perhaps, even certainly, I have a presentiment that for the first time I shall have to show all I can do.
It was a unique chance to show his devotion to the Emperor and he had not made use of it....
Pierre took him up, invited him to his house in Petersburg, and now... she has come here and that daredevil after her!" said Anna Mikhaylovna, wishing to show her sympathy for Pierre, but by involuntary intonations and a half smile betraying her sympathy for the "daredevil," as she called Dolokhov.
The men who set the tone in conversation--Count Rostopchin, Prince Yuri Dolgorukov, Valuev, Count Markov, and Prince Vyazemski--did not show themselves at the club, but met in private houses in intimate circles, and the Moscovites who took their opinions from others--Ilya Rostov among them--remained for a while without any definite opinion on the subject of the war and without leaders.
All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!
It was as if she wanted to show him that his losses were an achievement that made her love him all the more, but Nicholas now considered himself unworthy of her.
You say: join our brotherhood and we will show you the aim of life, the destiny of man, and the laws which govern the world.
But Rostov bowed himself away from the doctor and asked the assistant to show him the way.
But the oaks show no sign yet.
Only the vicissitudes of life can show us its vanity and develop our innate love of death or of rebirth to a new life.
He was telling me something, and I wished to show him my sensibility, and not listening to what he was saying I began picturing to myself the condition of my inner man and the grace of God sanctifying me.
"Never mind, I'll run it up, it won't show," said Dunyasha.
He saw the whips in their red caps galloping along the edge of the ravine, he even saw the hounds, and was expecting a fox to show itself at any moment on the ryefield opposite.
"Yes, she's fast enough," replied Nicholas, and thought: "If only a full-grown hare would cross the field now I'd show you what sort of borzoi she is," and turning to his groom, he said he would give a ruble to anyone who found a hare.
They looked at one another (now that the hunt was over and they were in the house, Nicholas no longer considered it necessary to show his manly superiority over his sister), Natasha gave him a wink, and neither refrained long from bursting into a peal of ringing laughter even before they had a pretext ready to account for it.
"And if you allow yourself," he screamed in a fury, addressing Princess Mary for the first time, "to forget yourself again before her as you dared to do yesterday, I will show you who is master in this house.
Boris was thus the first to learn the news that the French army had crossed the Niemen and, thanks to this, was able to show certain important personages that much that was concealed from others was usually known to him, and by this means he rose higher in their estimation.
What has she given you? he continued hurriedly, evidently no longer trying to show the advantages of peace and discuss its possibility, but only to prove his own rectitude and power and Alexander's errors and duplicity.
Give him real power, for war cannot be conducted successfully without unity of command, and he will show what he can do, as he did in Finland.
Pfuel only snorted contemptuously and turned away, to show that he would never demean himself by replying to such nonsense as he was now hearing.
Though he concealed the fact under a show of irritation and contempt, he was evidently in despair that the sole remaining chance of verifying his theory by a huge experiment and proving its soundness to the whole world was slipping away from him.
And it was even pleasant to be able to show, by disregarding the orders, that she did not believe in medical treatment and did not value her life.
He treated his Serene Highness with a somewhat affected nonchalance intended to show that, as a highly trained military man, he left it to Russians to make an idol of this useless old man, but that he knew whom he was dealing with.
Show me the way, show me, I...
Her position in the house was such that only by sacrifice could she show her worth, and she was accustomed to this and loved doing it.
"How can you show me that you are telling the truth?" said Davout coldly.
They are like children from whom one can't get any sensible account of what has happened because they all want to show how well they can fight.
In their rear, more than a mile from Mikulino where the forest came right up to the road, six Cossacks were posted to report if any fresh columns of French should show themselves.
I'll show them tomorrow whether I'm a boy.
She took no pains with her manners or with delicacy of speech, or with her toilet, or to show herself to her husband in her most becoming attitudes, or to avoid inconveniencing him by being too exacting.
Pierre had but to show a partiality for anything to get just what he liked done always.
"You know how much I..." he began to soften down what he had said; but Natasha interrupted him to show that this was unnecessary.
Show me where we might eat.
I'll be over there in a few minutes so you can show me what needs to be taken care of while you're gone.
Tammy was watching a children's show on television and Lisa was on the couch, trying to concentrate on her writing.
Come on, I'll show you something that will take your breath away.
I'm going to take you for a ride up there and show you some land.
I'm asking you to show a little consideration.
Maybe you'd like to stick around here for a while to see if they show up.
"I've got something I want to show you," he said as they crested a hill.
Here, let me show you where you will sleep.
I want to show you something.
Was he trying to show his sister up?
So it had all been a show for Claudette.
Then I wondered if you were putting on a show for her to prove nothing was going on between us.
If the show had been for Claudette, would I have been so rough?
He hated cats, but he carried the kitten all the way to the kitchen and back simply to show her one.
I'll show you something.
If we can show them it's in their best interests to work with us and let us keep our privacy we're far better off.
While Howie hadn't viewed the show, he was incensed at the man's attitude as described by Martha.
Let's go to our house and I'll show you your new bed room.
"I'm going to show Molly our library this afternoon," my wife said.
Quinn yawned in a show of how exhausted he was after what he considered this time-wasting chore I'd assigned.
We had always teetered on the edge, Martha and me, even as young children, playing you-show-me-yours-I'll-show-you-mine and sneaking to places forbidden.
On the way back, we took time to show Molly the West Swanzy covered bridge.
Now that it's light, the federal boys who are running this show are back to the drawing board.
The result tended to show it was relatively close by.
"Let me show you the virtual re-enactment of what happens if-- " "Don't need to see it," Dusty said.
Please, please, please don't-- " "Show me," he said.
"Now you show up," Dusty said icily.
That is, if the kitten will show me where they are.
Now, Eureka, you'll have to show me the way to those wings.
I'd show the people a fine sight, I can tell you.
They show that three toes have been lost from the left forefoot.
Shall I show it to you?
They sang their sweetest songs to show how much they loved him.
They show complementary products to the one you are considering.
I reasoned that if I could show how poverty will end, then of course hunger would end as well—how many rich people do you hear about going hungry?
Some methods and technologies that show promise to end famine are controversial.
All right then, not the cavalry, but a marshaling of arguments and observations that will show how the end of war is inevitable, or nearly so.
I thought it strange that my teacher could not show me love.
At the time I was writing "The Frost King," and this letter, like many others, contains phrases which show that my mind was saturated with the story.
They lead me about and show me the things they are interested in.
I got the milk to show her that she had used the correct word; but I did not let her drink it until she had, with my assistance, made a complete sentence, as "Give Helen some milk to drink."
Some show their kindness to the poor by employing them in their kitchens.
She added that Her Majesty had deigned to show Baron Funke beaucoup d'estime, and again her face clouded over with sadness.
Anatole did not release him, and though he kept nodding to show that he understood, Anatole went on translating Dolokhov's words into English.
Rapidly leaping the furrows, he fled across the field with the impetuosity he used to show at catchplay, now and then turning his good-natured, pale, young face to look back.
He had managed people for a long time and knew that the chief way to make them obey is to show no suspicion that they can possibly disobey.
That would show me, yes?
I've got something I want to show you.
It pleased me doubly; to show off my fiancée and escape the rush of August in New York.
"We didn't show you the upstairs because Howie is taking a nap in our bedroom," he continued.
If Howie was stunned he didn't show it as he pulled off his toupee with a smile.
He showed his disdain for our childishness.
Howie continued, as animated as a kindergartener at show and tell.