He might show up any time to claim the ranch.
He spread his arms to show he wasn't carrying any weapons.
I will show you how a messenger ought to behave.
Can Howard have an hour off to show me around Keene before I leave?
They spread their wings and opened their mouths to show that they understood his words.
They did not smile nor did they frown, or show either fear or surprise or curiosity or friendliness.
My friend said, she would sometime show me the copies of the marbles brought away by Lord Elgin from the Parthenon.
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.
I'm not sure he was aware the show received such widespread attention.
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.
"I will show you," was the reply.
The same people seldom show up twice.
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.
But I intend to show you how in the next chapter: Chad Gets a Better Job .
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.
Rather, I aim to show that the world will be what we make it to be.
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.
Follow your genius closely enough, and it will not fail to show you a fresh prospect every hour.
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.
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.
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.
So he called Tikhon and went through the rooms with him to show him where to set up the bed for that night.
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.
"I'll show them; I'll give it to them, the brigands!" said he to himself.
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.
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.
Show me where we might eat.
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.
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.
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.
Aniska, go, you horrid girl, show him the way! she cried to the maid, angrily opening her mouth and still farther exposing her long teeth.
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.
(He suddenly lay down on his stomach with a supple movement to show how he had done it.)