I figured you could use the rest.
I could use the help.
I guess he's going to use it in his business.
We sure could use you.
Then come in and use the phone if you want.
(The use of such practices continued into the scientific age: While Jenner was inoculating people with his new smallpox vaccine, doctors were draining half a gallon of blood from George Washington for his sore throat, a procedure that hastened his death.
Think of all the machines you use to do your job.
Around the world, more than a billion mobile devices that both take and send photographs are currently in use, spread even to the poorest parts of the globe.
If I could use your phone, Mrs. Giddon, I'll see if I can find someone to come get me.
It was ridiculous to live in a 3-bedroom apartment and only use two bedrooms.
Alex instantly provided a little white bag and she made use of it.
He looked angry enough to use it on her.
Miss Sullivan and I kept up a game of guessing which taught me more about the use of language than any set lessons could have done.
Of what use would they and their drumsticks be?
Jonathan found a stick larger on one end than the other to use for a bat.
You could pretend to use the toilet and see if he's all right.
But our neighbor, Johnson, is sending the nag to Exeter for the use of a lady who is to ride back with me.
"No use to make laws," said another, "for they will never be needed."
I use playing cards marked in the upper right-hand corner with braille symbols which indicate the value of the card.
"Colonel," interrupted the officer of the suite, "You must be quick or the enemy will bring up his guns to use grapeshot."
How does he use it?
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
You don't have to use it; just have it ready.
It is true that I was familiar with all literary braille in common use in this country--English, American, and New York Point; but the various signs and symbols in geometry and algebra in the three systems are very different, and I had used only the English braille in my algebra.
We gladly allowed her to use freely our library of embossed books, our collection of stuffed animals, sea-shells, models of flowers and plants, and the rest of our apparatus for instructing the blind through the sense of touch.
What's the use of talking about me?
He made friends with and sought the acquaintance of only those above him in position and who could therefore be of use to him.
Be kind, and use your wits.
You might as well know right now that I wanted to buy your ranch so I could use the creek.
Certainly some of the medical practices of the ancient world, such as bloodletting and the use of leeches, seem to us at least misguided and at worst, barbaric.
The very fact that we have debated in recent years whether we can use torture to get information that will save lives is a sign of the effects of civilization.
If you made a product the military could use, government contracts came a-flowin'.
Under Hollywood's production code at the time, movies could not include nudity, criminal activity, or offensive language, or depict illegal drug use, venereal disease, or childbirth.
I had now the key to all language, and I was eager to learn to use it.
It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.
But teacher came to me and taught my little fingers to use the beautiful key that has unlocked the door of my dark prison and set my spirit free.
Perhaps our guardian angel gathers them up as we drop them, and will give them back to us in the beautiful sometime when we have grown wiser, and learned how to use them rightly.
Just think, she cannot use the manual alphabet!
She could not even walk and had very little use of her hands.
You see, I use a typewriter--it is my right hand man, so to speak.
Skill in the use of words and her habit of playing with them make her ready with mots and epigrams.
A comparative experience drawn from written descriptions and from her teacher's words has kept her free from errors in her use of terms of sound and vision.
When a passage interests her, or she needs to remember it for some future use, she flutters it off swiftly on the fingers of her right hand.
After Laura's education had progressed for two months with the use only of raised letters, Dr. Howe sent one of his teachers to learn the manual alphabet from a deaf-mute.
To get her to do the simplest thing, such as combing her hair or washing her hands or buttoning her boots, it was necessary to use force, and, of course, a distressing scene followed.
I had an idea that I could win the love and confidence of my little pupil by the same means that I should use if she could see and hear.
Helen knows several words now, but has no idea how to use them, or that everything has a name.
Only a few hours after my talk with Captain and Mrs. Keller (and they had agreed to everything), Helen took a notion that she wouldn't use her napkin at table.
I SHALL USE COMPLETE SENTENCES IN TALKING TO HER, and fill out the meaning with gestures and her descriptive signs when necessity requires it; but I shall not try to keep her mind fixed on any one thing.
But "genius" and "originality" are words we should not use lightly.
She has talked incessantly since her return about what she did in Huntsville, and we notice a very decided improvement in her ability to use language.
You see, I had to use words and images with which she was familiar through the sense of touch.
She has begun to use the pronouns of her own accord.
Very soon she learned the difference between ON and IN, though it was some time before she could use these words in sentences of her own.
These children were older in years, it is true, than the baby who lisps, "Papa kiss baby--pretty," and fills out her meaning by pointing to her new dress; but their ability to understand and use language was no greater.
Indeed, her whole body is so finely organized that she seems to use it as a medium for bringing herself into closer relations with her fellow creatures.
In my account of Helen last year, I mentioned several instances where she seemed to have called into use an inexplicable mental faculty; but it now seems to me, after carefully considering the matter, that this power may be explained by her perfect familiarity with the muscular variations of those with whom she comes into contact, caused by their emotions.
When she is riding in the carriage she will not allow the driver to use the whip, because, she says, "poor horses will cry."
Naturally, there was at first a strong tendency on her part to use only the important words in a sentence.
In these early lessons I encouraged her in the use of different forms of expression for conveying the same idea.
The intellectual improvement which Helen has made in the past two years is shown more clearly in her greater command of language and in her ability to recognize nicer shades of meaning in the use of words, than in any other branch of her education.
I am convinced that Helen's use of English is due largely to her familiarity with books.
Whenever she meets any one who is familiar with this system, she is delighted to use it in conversation.
In the very nature of things, articulation is an unsatisfactory means of education; while the use of the manual alphabet quickens and invigorates mental activity, since through it the deaf child is brought into close contact with the English language, and the highest and most abstract ideas may be conveyed to the mind readily and accurately.
Of what use this measuring of me if she does not measure my character, but only the breadth of my shoulders, as it were a peg to bang the coat on?
As I live, saith the Lord God, ye shall not have occasion any more to use this proverb in Israel.
I now first began to inhabit my house, I may say, when I began to use it for warmth as well as shelter.
There lay his old clothes curled up by use, as if they were himself, upon his raised plank bed.
One can at least be of use on the staff...
Your excellency, I should like to be of use here.
This letter would be of great use to you.
It's no use your going to the commander-in-chief.
It was a unique chance to show his devotion to the Emperor and he had not made use of it....
Don't you wecollect what bad use I made of your lessons?
And thou art more foolish and unreasonable than a little child, who, playing with the parts of a skillfully made watch, dares to say that, as he does not understand its use, he does not believe in the master who made it.
But since this mystery is of such a nature that nobody can know or use it unless he be prepared by long and diligent self-purification, not everyone can hope to attain it quickly.
To be in Anna Pavlovna's drawing room he considered an important step up in the service, and he at once understood his role, letting his hostess make use of whatever interest he had to offer.
Partly because of the depressing memories associated with Bald Hills, partly because Prince Andrew did not always feel equal to bearing with his father's peculiarities, and partly because he needed solitude, Prince Andrew made use of Bogucharovo, began building and spent most of his time there.
"It seems it's no use knocking one's head against a wall!" he said, coming from the window and giving Rostov a large envelope.
"I must use my freedom while I feel so much strength and youth in me," he said to himself.
After six rubbers the general got up, saying that it was no use playing like that, and Pierre was released.
He came every day to the Rostovs', but did not behave to Natasha as an affianced lover: he did not use the familiar thou, but said you to her, and kissed only her hand.
She felt sorry for herself: sorry that she was being wasted all this time and of no use to anyone-- while she felt herself so capable of loving and being loved.
Dolokhov, who had reappeared that year in Moscow after his exile and his Persian adventures, and was leading a life of luxury, gambling, and dissipation, associated with his old Petersburg comrade Kuragin and made use of him for his own ends.
Dolokhov, who needed Anatole Kuragin's name, position, and connections as a bait to draw rich young men into his gambling set, made use of him and amused himself at his expense without letting the other feel it.
But what's the use of talking?
Two witnesses for the mock marriage--Khvostikov, a retired petty official whom Dolokhov made use of in his gambling transactions, and Makarin, a retired hussar, a kindly, weak fellow who had an unbounded affection for Kuragin--were sitting at tea in Dolokhov's front room.
It's no use pretending: you listen when I speak to you!
And I will go and tell her it is no use expecting him!
The Turks will be of no use to you; they are worth nothing and have shown it by making peace with you.
"Use your finger, Mary Hendrikhovna, it will be still nicer," said Rostov.
"Well, you know it's burned, so what's the use of talking?" said the major.
What is the use of that, when a third of their army has melted away on the road from Moscow to Vyazma without any battle?
They understood that the saddles and Junot's spoon might be of some use, but that cold and hungry soldiers should have to stand and guard equally cold and hungry Russians who froze and lagged behind on the road (in which case the order was to shoot them) was not merely incomprehensible but revolting.
So what was the use of performing various operations on the French who were running away as fast as they possibly could?
Secondly it was attained by the guerrilla warfare which was destroying the French, and thirdly by the fact that a large Russian army was following the French, ready to use its strength in case their movement stopped.
But until death came she had to go on living, that is, to use her vital forces.
Actually, what I said was that no one got to the point that they couldn't use more money.
A few weeks wouldn't mean the difference in paying for college, and she could use the time to relax.
Nonsense, you're not putting us out, but you're more than welcome to use the phone... and please call me Sarah.
On the other hand, if he wanted to harm her, he might snatch the stick from her and use it as a weapon against her.
If you don't want me to use the pool, just say so.
You're welcome to use the pool any time you want.
Deciding to use the sun to orient herself, she detoured around several dense patches of blackberry bushes.
Her attention focused on finding something to use as a crutch.
Don't you ever try to use one of those on me again.
Or, we could throw our saddles on the mules and use the rest for pack animals.
The wood appeared to be cherry, and although it could use a coat of wax, it still had a deep luster.
I only use the dining room when I have company.
The silverware needed polishing and the furniture could use a good dusting.
The living room floor could use a mopping and then it would be time to start supper.
If you use the right colors, and brighten the walls with a few large pictures, or some mirrors, it wouldn't be so dark.
You know, that family room could use a woman's touch.
I could use a day cleaning up the barn.
I wouldn't use you that way.
You use this lever to lower the sickle, like this and then lift it over stumps and such.
Those units I use have been utilized and tested thousands of times.
We can use a pay phone.
"I believe we can use this guy," I said.
We could use your help on how we remain anonymous.
Are you able to maximize the use of this ability?
We yacked the usual inanities for a few minutes until Howie excused himself to use the bathroom.
The article listed past instances of use, admitting on rare occasions the psychic proved helpful to police investigations.
My boss says the phones they use are secure.
I'll use my own hat, if you please.
I think I shall keep this Wizard until a new Sorcerer is ready to pick, for he seems quite skillful and may be of use to us.
"You may need them, some time," he said, "and there is really no use in my manufacturing these things unless somebody uses them."
"I'll use the king," said the boy, and pulled his prisoner out of the buggy.
At last James Hogg said, "It's of no use; all we can do is to go home and tell the master that we have lost his whole flock."
Finally, when I use the word "wisdom," I am talking about applying a value system to knowledge to suggest a course of action.
And yet, by the coarse measures we use, in a sense we have the same level of prosperity because we both have cars.
And that is why, if we are to use the Internet and technology to end ignorance, we still need people like Jim Haynes.
To use a simple example: You are in San Francisco.
When the salesperson rings up your purchase, no one tells him he had better forget what shoes he sold you with that suit and not to use that information to advise any future clients.
Every time you buy a book from Amazon, its employees use your data—information about what you did on their site in the privacy of your own home—to try to sell other people more products.
Half a century later, nitrous oxide came into use as an anesthetic.
Once we know how to use it, we will start logging it.
The word is broad in its meaning and I use it in its broadest sense, as a mechanical device built to independently perform a task.
Once technology allowed for the recording and sale of records, their income shot way up—they could use technology to magnify their ability.
Again, this is because without compelling, widely accepted facts, we use things we've learned from other parts of our lives to make our decisions.
When I use a term like factory farm, I am envisioning not what these things are now but what they will be.
Venter's plan is to use bacteria to brew fuel, much like we brew beer today.
He can sell the certificate, use it as collateral, or hold it for the future.
We use democracy as a method of selecting representatives.
Nationalism, in my use of the term, is being an uncritical fan of your country.
I had noticed that my mother and my friends did not use signs as I did when they wanted anything done, but talked with their mouths.
About this time I found out the use of a key.
In reading my teacher's lips I was wholly dependent on my fingers: I had to use the sense of touch in catching the vibrations of the throat, the movements of the mouth and the expression of the face; and often this sense was at fault.
Just here, perhaps, I had better explain our use of the manual alphabet, which seems to puzzle people who do not know us.
Perhaps an explanation of the method that was in use when I took my examinations will not be amiss here.
I use the Hammond typewriter.
It was in this way that she learned to use correctly words of sound and vision which express ideas outside of her experience.
Turned to this new use, the fund grew fast, and Tommy was provided for.
Well, I must confess, I do not like the sign-language, and I do not think it would be of much use to the deaf-blind.
She has practised no single constructive craft which would call for the use of her hands.
The manual alphabet is that in use among all educated deaf people.
Man has invented, not only houses, but clothes and cooked food; and possibly from the accidental discovery of the warmth of fire, and the consequent use of it, at first a luxury, arose the present necessity to sit by it.
"If he is one of the ordinary little staff dandies sent to earn a medal he can get his reward just as well in the rearguard, but if he wishes to stay with me, let him... he'll be of use here if he's a brave officer," thought Bagration.
Something always drew him toward those richer and more powerful than himself and he had rare skill in seizing the most opportune moment for making use of people.
Its furry tail stood up firm and round as a plume, its bandy legs served it so well that it would often gracefully lift a hind leg and run very easily and quickly on three legs, as if disdaining to use all four.
Not merely in these cases but continually did that old man--who by experience of life had reached the conviction that thoughts and the words serving as their expression are not what move people--use quite meaningless words that happened to enter his head.
Instead, she decided to use that extra hour to take a relaxing bath.
He wasn't the first to use that tactic to intimidate her.
As a matter of fact, the place could use a little sprucing up.
There are lots of folks who would use their genie-wish to do just that.
"What's the use?" replied Dorothy.
We will finally be able to build an oracle, and we will use that tool, that collection of life experiences, to optimize our own lives.
PayPal, Square, and the online use of credit cards.
This dairyman also makes some of the milk into cheese and we use a lot of that as well.
She would repeatedly use one for the other.
Why, I use speech constantly, and I cannot begin to tell you how much pleasure it gives me to do so.
"He will know how to make good use of the treasure," added Jack Frost; then he told the fairies not to loiter by the way, but to do his bidding quickly.
You must know that King Frost, like all other kings, has great treasures of gold and precious stones; but as he is a generous old monarch, he endeavours to make a right use of his riches.
All use of language is imitative, and one's style is made up of all other styles that one has met.
Thus it is that any child may be taught to use correct English by not being allowed to read or hear any other kind.
Her vocabulary has all the phrases that other people use, and the explanation of it, and the reasonableness of it ought to be evident by this time.
With a little more wit we might use these materials so as to become richer than the richest now are, and make our civilization a blessing.
But I did not always use this staff of life.
My instinct tells me that my head is an organ for burrowing, as some creatures use their snout and fore paws, and with it I would mine and burrow my way through these hills.
But the only true America is that country where you are at liberty to pursue such a mode of life as may enable you to do without these, and where the state does not endeavor to compel you to sustain the slavery and war and other superfluous expenses which directly or indirectly result from the use of such things.
Give this letter to Michael Ilarionovich. * I have written that he should make use of you in proper places and not keep you long as an adjutant: a bad position!
I want nothing, wish for nothing; teach me what to do and how to use my will!
Pierre offered the use of his carriage, which had overtaken him, to a wounded general he knew, and drove with him to Moscow.
And they did indeed get somewhere, though not to their right places; a few eventually even got to their right place, but too late to be of any use and only in time to be fired at.
No sound disturbed Howie and with Martha able to use her special hypnotic-like tone, little time was wasted inducing Howie's sleep state.
"They keep close tabs on scores of open cases and use freedom of information statutes to monitor progress," she told me.
Keep the third piece of wisdom for your own use, and let me have the gold.
GMO could make this a crop that Africa could easily use to feed itself, gain food independence, and maybe even export.
In any case, there are other ways to use genetic modification to get energy.
Wouldn't that be something: Plants that would convert nitrogen from the atmosphere directly into ammonia they could use or plants that gave off the odor of other plants that pests avoid?
In many parts of the world, we have even outlawed the use of animals fighting as entertainment, such as cockfighting and dogfighting.
How can he remember well his ignorance--which his growth requires--who has so often to use his knowledge?
Those plants of whose greenness withered we make herb tea for the sick serve but a humble use, and are most employed by quacks.
I asked my guide why they didn't use a lawnmower.
If there were one who lived wholly without the use of money, the State itself would hesitate to demand it of him.
In fact, I quietly declare war with the State, after my fashion, though I will still make what use and get what advantage of her I can, as is usual in such cases.
What use will peace be when he is no longer here?
As gold is gold only if it is serviceable not merely for exchange but also for use, so universal historians will be valuable only when they can reply to history's essential question: what is power?
I don't use history to predict the future, like some talisman that lets me pick winning lottery numbers (don't I wish).
Fearing that they would be light-headed for want of food and also sleep, owing to "the savages' barbarous singing, (for they use to sing themselves asleep,)" and that they might get home while they had strength to travel, they departed.
She felt that the allurements instinct had formerly taught her to use would now be merely ridiculous in the eyes of her husband, to whom she had from the first moment given herself up entirely--that is, with her whole soul, leaving no corner of it hidden from him.
That is because they seem so far out of the daily experience of most people that they cannot conceive of how or why they would use them.
The farm of today already has tractors that use GPS to make perfectly parallel rows with great precision.
You simply had to make better use of what was left.
I guess I'd try to convince Quinn to let us use his stuff.
I had read of the potter's clay and wheel in Scripture, but it had never occurred to me that the pots we use were not such as had come down unbroken from those days, or grown on trees like gourds somewhere, and I was pleased to hear that so fictile an art was ever practiced in my neighborhood.
Coming out onto a field under the enemy's fire, this brave general went straight ahead, leading his men under fire, without considering in his agitation whether going into action now, with a single division, would be of any use or no.
One matter connected with his management sometimes worried Nicholas, and that was his quick temper together with his old hussar habit of making free use of his fists.
The doctors were of use to Natasha because they kissed and rubbed her bump, assuring her that it would soon pass if only the coachman went to the chemist's in the Arbat and got a powder and some pills in a pretty box for a ruble and seventy kopeks, and if she took those powders in boiled water at intervals of precisely two hours, neither more nor less.
But not to speak of the intrinsic quality of histories of this kind (which may possibly even be of use to someone for something) the histories of culture, to which all general histories tend more and more to approximate, are significant from the fact that after seriously and minutely examining various religious, philosophic, and political doctrines as causes of events, as soon as they have to describe an actual historic event such as the campaign of 1812 for instance, they involuntarily describe it as resulting from an exercise of power--and say plainly that that was the result of Napoleon's will.
What good is our high economic standing in the world if we do not use it for good purposes?
He created many of the medical terms we use today, such as acute, chronic, endemic, epidemic, paroxysm, and relapse.