The girl understood and began to clear them.
But my teacher had been with me several weeks before I understood that everything has a name.
He didn't know if he understood what he was doing.
His sense of humor wasn't well understood by many.
It was something her parents never understood... which was probably why they moved to Fayetteville.
He hated the idea but understood the necessity, especially after finding the second compass in the hands of demons within a week.
I wasn't sure I understood what he was asking and said so.
By the end of their conversation, he understood why she laughed, too.
I understood why he needed to defang Darkyn.
If Sarah thought she understood Yancey's moods, she was mistaken.
She'd stayed after she turned eighteen, because he was the only one who understood her strange gift.
"I understood," he replied with a smile.
They could not see the speeding horse, but they heard the clatter of its hoofs far down the road, and they understood the cry, "Up! up! and defend yourselves!"
They spread their wings and opened their mouths to show that they understood his words.
He stood at the back, and, though he had heard hardly anything, understood everything in his own way.
Now human, she understood what she had done.
Had she ever understood how honorable and good he was?
Martha Washington understood my signs, and I seldom had any difficulty in making her do just as I wished.
And read I did, whether I understood one word in ten or two words on a page.
You must remember, dear teacher, that Greek parents were very particular with their children, and they used to let them listen to wise words, and I think they understood some of them.
I was never angry after that because I understood what my friends said to me, and I was very busy learning many wonderful things.
However, my wife was far and away the most intelligent of the five of us and understood our success depended on strong leadership.
While I hadn't known Howie's doctor was a female, I was quite sure she understood far more than naive Howie.
He and I understood simultaneously.
With a sinking feeling, Dusty understood Sofi's concern better.
Jule understood the importance of her appearance, just as he knew all bets were off once she was revealed.
He understood it was in their best interest to protect humanity.
Suddenly, he understood why the Watcher couldn't find her.
The Black God looked like a love-struck teenager, and suddenly Damian understood why Sofi suggested sending Jenn.
He understood why she'd looked at Dusty before telling him about Claire.
It must not have been totally unheard of if they all understood what it was.
He muttered unceasingly, his eyebrows and lips twitching, and it was impossible to tell whether he understood what was going on around him or not.
Then as if in answer to his doubts and to confirm the fact that now he understood and remembered everything, he nodded his head and reopened his eyes.
Then he again opened his eyes and said something none of them could understand for a long time, till at last Tikhon understood and repeated it.
"But you can't have understood me," said Princess Mary with a sad smile.
Princess Mary understood this and appreciated his delicacy.
In spite of the obscurity of the soldier's words Pierre understood what he wanted to say and nodded approval.
On seeing these peasants, who were evidently still amused by the novelty of their position as soldiers, Pierre once more thought of the wounded men at Mozhaysk and understood what the soldier had meant when he said: "They want the whole nation to fall on them."
The officer appeared abashed, as though he understood that one might think of how many men would be missing tomorrow but ought not to speak of it.
Not being a military man I can't say I have understood it fully, but I understand the general position.
He now understood the whole meaning and importance of this war and of the impending battle.
He understood that latent heat (as they say in physics) of patriotism which was present in all these men he had seen, and this explained to him why they all prepared for death calmly, and as it were lightheartedly.