Business Sentence Examples
I mean, I could still have my business in town.
She'd need that time to settle her business and pack her things.
In business transactions Alex was frugal with his money, but when it came to his family, he was generous.
I have to take care of some... business and then I'll meet you there.
It was none of her business and she certainly didn't want to hurt Mary's feelings.Advertisement
It's none of my business how you run this outfit.
I must be on my way, as business calls.
Jacquot's business was to sell charcoal to the rich people in the city.
Apparently the horse knew the rider meant business, because it didn't act up again.
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This became a difficult task, as her publishers in Philadelphia had retired from business many years ago; however, it was eventually discovered that her residence is at Wilmington, Delaware, and copies of the second edition of the book, 1889, were obtained from her.
It's rather stupid business, I think.
Was she the business he had to take care of?
Men who did not know when their visit had terminated, though I went about my business again, answering them from greater and greater remoteness.Advertisement
I'm here on business and have brought my girls with me.
It's the business of us soldiers.
He remembered how carefully and at what length everything relating to form and procedure was discussed at those meetings, and how sedulously and promptly all that related to the gist of the business was evaded.
As a general on duty on Kutuzov's staff, he applied himself to business with zeal and perseverance and surprised Kutuzov by his willingness and accuracy in work.
What the Giddons did on their own land was their business, yet it left her feeling uncomfortable.Advertisement
My wife thought he should go or Howie should simply kiss his mother's hand, give an excuse of pressing business, and come back east.
This simple thought could not occur to the doctors (as it cannot occur to a wizard that he is unable to work his charms) because the business of their lives was to cure, and they received money for it and had spent the best years of their lives on that business.
It's none of your business.
She included among her enemies the creditors and all who had business dealings with her father, and always at the thought of enemies and those who hated her she remembered Anatole who had done her so much harm--and though he did not hate her she gladly prayed for him as for an enemy.
I knew when we started this business it was like I was in the backseat of Thelma and Louise's car hurtling toward a cliff edge.Advertisement
My dad brought it home from a business trip.
Electronic transfers mean the money of a government, business, or individual might be anywhere at any time.
Betsy called in one tip from California on a business trip.
I should not have come, but I have business, he said coldly.
Millions will pour forth from there"--he pointed to the merchants' hall--"but our business is to supply men and not spare ourselves...
The simple menu is great for travelers and business people on the go.
He wasn't opposed to having it, but he insisted on sharing it in fair business - and with his wife, more or less.
You know how stubborn you are about not doing business with dishonest people.
At any rate, it was none of her business.
She was attached to the arm of good-looking man wearing a business suit.
The town was fairly large with a dozen or so business buildings on each side of the street but, as I said, most were closed.
I asked her, as if it was business as usual.
The going back business; finding missing kids; sometimes seeing them hurt.
So, we do a good business.
You'll have to develop some skill in reading people if you want to make this a business.
Even in civilized corporate offices, professionals in business attire say their work tasks place them "down in the trenches" or that a certain "campaign" requires "guerrilla" marketing.
They were very kind; but I could not help feeling that they spoke more from a business than a humanitarian point of view.
I see these men every day go about their business with more or less courage and content, doing more even than they suspect, and perchance better employed than they could have consciously devised.
I helped you, but all the same I must tell you the truth; it is a dangerous business, and if you think about it--a stupid business.
There are over five-hundred guest rooms and seventy suites, as well as three ballrooms, a fitness center, lap pool, sauna and business center.
Anyway, it isn't any of her business.
In other words, it's none of my business.
It wasn't that it was none of her business.
He was certainly mysterious, even a little eccentric, but... what did she know about the business?
None of this was any of Giddon's business.
We'd discussed the possibility of conducting our business at other sites, should the need arise.
If it was none of his business, why had she explained - given him proof?
He handed her a business card and left.
Unless she stood up to him, she would never learn to run the business.
He'd get over these butterflies about letting her run the business when he discovered she could do it without his direction.
The business community is largely British.
They have no doubt that it is a damnable business in which they are concerned; they are all peaceably inclined.
Later, we tried to get back to business.
I've read all about that business.
Groucho couldn't wait to leave and after a call-us-if-you-hear-anything speech, he handed out a business card to each of the Deans.
Oh, I think you can trust her—on this business.
Dreams is unfinished business.
They're a big help in my business.
The whole business is hush-hush.
The inn needed the business.
I don't want any unfinished business cropping up later.
This is the family business, as they say.
And it's really none of your business anyway.
Your personal life is none of my business.
The chief industry is stationery, particularly the printing of business cards.
Louis district did a business in 1920 of $1,582,957,145.
Louis as the largest horse and mule market in the world was maintained, the volume of business in 1919 being $50,000,000.
At Cedar Rapids are Coe College (co-educational; Presbyterian), which grew out of the Cedar Rapids Collegiate Institute (1851), was named in honour of Daniel Coe, a benefactor, and was chartered under its present name and opened in 1881; the Interstate Correspondence schools, and the Cedar Rapids business college.
Among the best residence streets are Peachtree and West Peachtree streets to the north, and the older streets to the south of the business centre of the city - Washington Street, Whitehall, Pryor and Capitol Avenues.
The bishop also influenced the king's policy with regard to France, Scotland and Wales; was frequently employed on business of the highest moment; and was the royal mouthpiece on several important occasions.
In connexion with the Warora colliery there is a fire-clay business.
He allied himself with his brother Richard and with William Pitt in forcing their feeble chief to give them promotion by rebelling against his authority and obstructing business.
Wood Mowing and Reaping Machine Co., which dates from 1866, the business having been started in 1852 by Walter Abbott Wood (1815-1892), who was a Republican representative in Congress in 1879-1883.
With all his faults, and in spite of no slight amount of personal vanity, President Faure was a shrewd political observer and a good man of business.
The business founded by him about 1602 was continued by his sons and his son-in-law, Jan Janszon (Jansonius) and others.
In his habits he was punctual and regular, transacting his business early in the morning, and enjoying his siesta after a drive.
John Wilkinson and John Story of Westmorland, together with William Rogers of Bristol, raised a party against Fox concerning the management of the affairs of the society, regarding with suspicion any fixed arrangement for meetings for conducting church business, and in fact hardly finding a place for such meetings at all.
The meetings for business further concern themselves with arrangements for spreading the Quaker doctrine, and for carrying out various religious, philanthropic and social activities not neces sarily confined to the Society of Friends.
Formerly the system was double, the men and women meeting separately for their own appointed business.
There were also attached to a great household physicians, artists, secretaries, librarians, copyists, preparers of parchment, as well as pedagogues and preceptors of different kinds - readers, grammarians, men of letters and even philosophers - all of servile condition, besides accountants, managers and agents for the transaction of business.
Those who were not inmates of the household, but were employed outside of it as keepers of a shop or boat, chiefs of workshops, or clerks in a mercantile business, had the advantage of greater freedom of action.
Wilberforce's first motion for a committee of the whole House upon the question was made on the 19th of March 1789, and this committee proceeded to business on the 12th of May of the same year.
He established a lending stock to help struggling business men and did much to relieve debtors who had been thrown into prison.
It is the business of scientific interpretation to disentangle the factors which contribute to the joint-products.
Owing to the inadequate supply of labour two important immigration leagues of business men were formed in 1904 and 1905, and in 1907 the state government began officially to attempt to secure desirable foreign immigration, sending agents abroad to foster it.
His father, a prosperous merchant in Breslau, intended Ferdinand for a business career, and sent him to the commercial school at Leipzig; but the boy got himself transferred to the university, first at Breslau, and afterwards at Berlin.
All the arrangements should be carried out according to the rules of business usually followed in such transactions.
They were weary of the business, and wished to be done with it.
The streets of the entire business section of the city are roofed over in this manner, and in the summer months the shelter from the sun is very grateful, but in the winter these streets are extremely trying to the foreign visitor, owing to their darkness and their damp and chilly atmosphere.
It was included in the liberty of Havering, and the chief business of the liberty was conducted there.
Brewirg, however, is mentioned in 1331, and one tanner at least carried on business in Hare Street in 1467.
Lake View Park along the lake shore contains only 102 acres, but is a much frequented restingplace near the business centre of the city, and affords pleasant views of the lake and its commerce.
Especially has this been manifested by the Cleveland Chamber of Commerce and by the Municipal Association, an organization of influential professional and business men, which, by issuing bulletins concerning candidates at the primaries and at election time, has done much for the betterment of local politics.
In the business part the buildings are also for the most part imposing and the thoroughfares spacious, while the chief suburban streets are planted with trees.
Although he greatly enjoyed the outdoor business of the engineer's life it strained his physical endurance too much, and in 1871 was reluctantly exchanged for study at the Edinburgh bar, to which he was called in 1875.
In the former sense the native rulers of India in the past, like the amir of Afghanistan to-day, received visitors and conducted business in durbar.
A fleet of shallow-draught screw steamers provides a favourite means of communication between the business centre of the city and the outlying colonies of villas.
The streets enclosing the Binnen Alster are fashionable promenades, and leading directly from this quarter are the main business thoroughfares, the Neuer-Wall, the Grosse Bleichen and the Hermannstrasse.
During the business hours (1-3 p.m.) the exchange is crowded by some 5000 merchants and brokers.
The great fire of 1842 (5th-8th of May) laid in waste the greatest part of the business quarter of the city and caused a temporary interruption of its commerce.
Several times he went to France on public business; in 1475 at the treaty of Picquigny he received a pension from Louis XI.
The business section and the older residence quarters occupy low ground, but many of the newer residences are built on the sides of neighbouring hills and mountains, of which there are several from 500 to 2000 ft.
The business houses are mostly of brick or stone, and range from two to six storeys in height.
His diary shows how little he understood, or cared for, the business of a king.
He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, and afterwards joined his father in his shipping business, being from 1896 to 1905 managing director of the Moor line of cargo steamers.
Pinckney, like many other South Carolina revolutionary leaders, was of aristocratic birth and politics, closely connected with England by ties of blood, education and business relations.
The assessment and collection of it were the business of the community; the crown, in principle, had nothing to do with them and did not bear the cost of a local administration for the purpose.
At the close of his embassy he told the Canadians that probably three-fourths of the business of the British embassy at Washington was Canadian, and of the 11 or 12 treaties he had signed nine had been treaties relating to the affairs of Canada.
The business portion of the city lies on both sides of the Kenduskeag and for about 3 m.
His father was a publisher, whom in 1843 he joined in business, and he retained his connexion with the firm till 1880.
Many of the residences and business places of Bowling Green are heated by a privately owned central hot-water heating plant.
The city has a public library, a business college and Central College (1897), controlled by the United Brethren in Christ (Old Constitution).
He had the charge of the India Bill of 1858 in the House of Commons, became the first secretary of state for India, and left behind him in the India Office an excellent reputation as a man of business.
The business of the town is chiefly connected with the interests of the sheep and cattle farmers of the Riverina district, a plain country, in the main pastoral, but suited in some parts for cultivation.
It soon became evident that his mathematical studies, undertaken at first probably as a relaxation, were destined to be the chief business of his life.
The emperor Hadrian chose senators as companions on his travels and to help him in public business.
Immediately after his election as archbishop he began to take a leading part in the business of the Empire, and in 1486 was very active in securing the election of Maximilian as Roman king.
Commercial business at the principal ports is largely transacted through foreign banks, of which there are a large number.
The principal business houses are on Mill Street; while Radcliffe Street extends along the river.
Campbell also devoted himself a good deal to criminal business, but in spite of his unceasing industry he failed to attract much attention behind the bar; he had changed his circuit from the home to the Oxford, but briefs came in slowly, and it was not till 1827 that he obtained a silk gown and found himself in that "front rank" who are permitted to have political aspirations.
In the House he showed an extraordinary, sometimes an excessive zeal for public business, speaking on all subjects with practical sense, but on none with eloquence or spirit.
The business quarter is a limited area lying between Darling Harbour and the Domain.
The whole district between Sydney and Parramatta on each side of the railway is practically one continuous town, the more fashionable suburbs lying on the east of the city while the business extension is to the westward and the southern quarters are largely devoted to manufacturing.
He was amiable and kind-hearted, and greatly liked by his neighbours, but not a man of business habits, and he did not succeed in his farming enterprise.
In 1830 Cobden learnt that Messrs Fort, calico printers at Sabden, near Clitheroe, were about to retire from business, and he, with two other young men, Messrs Sheriff and Gillet, who were engaged in the same commercial house as himself, determined to make an effort to acquire the succession.
There can be no doubt that if Cobden had been satisfied to devote all his energies to commercial life he might soon have attained to great opulence, for it is understood that his share in the profits of the business he had established amounted to from £8000 to £10,000 a year.
Cobden had, indeed, with unexampled devotion, sacrificed his business, his domestic comforts and for a time his health to the public interests.
When the clerk read the orders of the day Lord Palmerston rose, and in impressive and solemn tones declared "it was not.possible for the House to proceed to business without every member recalling to his mind the great loss which the House and country had sustained by the event which took place yesterday morning."
The national assembly (Orszaggyiiles) was still summoned occasionally, but at very irregular intervals, the real business of the state being transacted in the royal council, where able men of the middle class, principally Italians, held confidential positions.
Generally speaking, the Transylvanians had only to appear, to have their demands promptly complied with; for these marauders had to be bought off because the emperor had more pressing business elsewhere.
The diet of 1839 refused to proceed to business till the political prisoners had been released, and, while in the Lower Chamber the reforming majority was larger than ever, a Liberal party was now also formed in the Upper House under the brilliant leadership of Count Louis Batthyany and Baron Joseph EdtvOs.
The Austrian commander-in-chief, Count Haynau, was to attack Hungary from the west, the Russian, Prince Paskevich, from the north, gradually environing the kingdom, and then advancing to end the business by one decisive blow in the mid-Theissian counties.
Wekerle, essentially a business man, had taken office for the express purpose of equilibrating the finances, but the religious question aroused by the encroachments of the Catholic clergy, and notably their insistence on the baptism of the children of mixed marriages, had by this time (1893-1894) excluded all others, and the government were forced to postpone their financial programme to its consideration.
These tactics soon rendered legislation impossible, and a modification of the rule of procedure became absolutely necessary if any business at all was to be done.
It appears, moreover, that up to that date public business was transacted in period, Hungarian, for the decrees of King Coloman the Learned (1095-1114) were translated from that language into Latin.
The business section is in the level bottom-lands of the river, while the residential portion spreads up the banks, which afford fine building sites with beautiful views.
Iquique is a city of much commercial importance and is provided with banks, substantial business houses, newspapers, clubs, schools, railways, tramways, electric lights, telephone lines, and steamship and cable communication with the outside world.
It is a stagnant, poorly built town of one-storeyed houses and mudwalled cabins, with few public edifices and business houses of a better type.
The education of a mandarin includes local history, cognizance of the administrative rites, customs, laws and prescriptions of the country, the ethics of Confucius, the rules of good breeding, the ceremonial of official and social life, and the practical acquirements necessary to the conduct of public or private business.
Running east and west from Church Square is Church Street, the chief business thoroughfare.
He conducted the business of the department with great skill, and ably seconded Cavour in bringing about the admission of Piedmont to the congress of Paris on an equal footing with the great powers.
He had spoken in the House of Commons on the 13th of February, but since then had been prostrated and unable to transact business, his illness dating really from a serious heart attack in the night of the 13th of November at Bristol, after a speech at the Colston banquet.
He was educated for a business career, but in his eighteenth year entered the Church, joining the Society of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary (also known as the Picpus Congregation), and taking Damien as his name in religion.
On coming of age he got employment at Hempstead, Long Island, making machines for shearing cloth; three years afterwards he set up in this business for himself, having bought the sole right to manufacture such machinery in the state of New York.
Business prospered during the War of 1812, but fell off after the peace.
He turned his shop into a furniture factory; soon sold this and for a short time was engaged in the grocery business on the site of the present Bible House, opposite Cooper Union; and then invested in a glue and isinglass factory, situated for twenty-one years in Manhattan (where the Park Avenue Hotel was built later) and then in Brooklyn.
The reason for the decrease in the resident City population is to be found in the rapid extension of business premises, while the widening ramifications of the outer residential areas are illustrated by the increase in the later years of the population of the Outer Ring.
Crowds of merchants with their hats on transacted business in the aisles, and used the font as a counter upon which to make their payments; lawyers received clients at their several pillars; and masterless serving-men waited to be engaged upon their own particular bench.
Besides those who came on business there were gallants dressed in fashionable finery, so that it was worth the tailor's while to stand behind a pillar and fill his table-books with notes.
The deaths daily increased, and business was stopped.
Unlike many capitals of Europe which have shifted their centres the city of London in spite of all changes and the continued enlargement of the capital remains the centre and head-quarters of the business of the country.
Libitina was the goddess of funerals; her officers were the Libitinarii our undertakers; her temple in which all business connected with the last rites was transacted, in which the account of deaths - ratio Libitinae - was kept, served the purpose of a register office."
This is a recognized and legitimate business risk, differing only in degree from the risks attending all business operations.
For instance, if you think large corporation are greedy and evil, then when you read about how large corporations produce low-nutrition food or are putting family farms out of business, you will believe it.
If you think "Western Medicine" is a business whose goal is to keep you sick to sell you medicines, you will tend to move away from genetically modified foods and favor organic.
I have thought that Walden Pond would be a good place for business, not solely on account of the railroad and the ice trade; it offers advantages which it may not be good policy to divulge; it is a good port and a good foundation.
You ain't never poked around in my past and I've sort of kept my business close to the vest.
All this business with her got me thinking about them years— courts and jail and stuff like that.
Our talking about it is court business, too—it's violating your pledge to the court.
Legally, we had no business going in there in the first place.
She may be a first class bitch—but if there isn't a legal custody fight or the child isn't reported in danger or grossly neglected, it's none of our business.
At least you live here in Ouray and have a business, even if Bird Song is only a year old.
You're carrying this juror business too far!
What ever happened to Bird Song's 'mind our own business' philosophy?
Between that Westlake guy checking his stocks and his Internet auctions and now Joseph and his brother, I hardly get time to do my own business.
After all, the whole business remained supposition—conclusions jumped to like fourth graders in a schoolyard hopscotch game.
That's not any of our business, unless they trespass where they're not supposed to.
This debate business was no problem when I didn't have an opponent.
Fred's back to being upset over this jury business.
They started the storage business as an investment.
You'll be busy with this jury business.
She wore glasses, a maroon business suit, and an all-business attitude to match.
That's none of my business.
All I could think of was Randy and how lucky we are that he's got his act together in spite of this business with Jen—how much better off he is than Billy— and Jen than Melissa.
Who else had been staying at Bird Song throughout this whole business?
Ralph's been dead for years and a son runs the business now.
I told Fitzgerald to quit all this hero business so you don't have to worry about having to back up some cartoon story.
Dean sensed Fred had finished his own web business before unhooking and was content to let the waiting line of users cool their respective heels.
Then she added, If it was any of your business.
The business of Martha's bones took a back seat to her present whereabouts and the touchy problem of Mr. Fitzgerald.
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 had my fun kicking a little butt with the boys, but enough is enough—I have a business to run back home.
He claimed that he had left Ouray "for business reasons" and had no idea Edith was pregnant.
There's a lot more to this business.
Weller added, "Maybe Lydia reported that business to Denver and that's why Fitzgerald got recalled."
Maybe I should turn the whole business over to you now that you're back.
You don't suppose she planned all that business with Fitzgerald just so she could run for sheriff herself?
Dean stewed over the question as the business of Bird Song continued.
I had to let him know I meant business.
He was disheartened that Dean had no intention of running over to the crime scene, where Dean had no business whatsoever.
So you tried to buy The Lucky Pup so you could cover up the whole business once and for all.
I told him that was nonsense and he had no business drinking at his age.
He acted very irrationally about the entire business.
It struck her that his way of doing business was strange.
I have no business with your mate.
It was lunchtime, and the sidewalk was packed with people in business attire headed to the small bistros, cafes and other eateries lining the business district of downtown Atlanta.
Sorry. New client brought in a dump truck full of receipts and needs his return done by close of business today.
Gabe realized she was coming to see him for pleasure, not business this time.
They'd never trusted one another enough to share, and their father made things worse by compartmentalizing the Council's business and pitting the sons against one another long before he was killed.
While not privy to the Council's business, he assessed the appearance of their father at a time when Rhyn was struggling for control did not bode well for any of them.
Katie looked to the fridge, where a small business card was stuck beneath a cartoon magnet.
He wasn't ready to be dead-dead yet, not after all the time he'd spent in Hell and all the unfinished business he had.
The walls were lined with blouses, formal wear, business wear, jackets, and other kinds of clothing, while displays of knit shirts, sweaters, jeans, and slacks spanned out before her.
I.ve got some business to attend to with the other Immortals.
Yes, but I have to object to Immortal business being carried out in the Sanctuary.
Romas was all business by the time they rounded the corner; he even released Evelyn's hand and quickened his step into one that befitted a warrior prince.
She went about her business and was about to leave when the door opened and two beautiful, tall women entered.
No telling what tales their ghosts could spin and what unfinished business they left behind.
Then, as soon as it was quite a while, she'd start the whole business over again!
It's the base for a state-wide business of storage buildings named—get this, 'Shipton Storage!'
Dean and his wife firmly stated, in close harmony, it was none of any of their business.
It was business as usual.
If this husband of hers is abusive and traced her charge slip to Bird Song that quickly, he means business.
They dripped streams of water as soon as the sun began its business, the remaining moisture forming dragon-teeth icicles as soon as the cold air touched the droplets.
If you're in the business, it goes with the territory.
Once the details to that "caper," as Fred O'Connor called it, were settled, life and business at Bird Song had proceeded peacefully.
I know the whole business isn't our concern, but the poor woman is staying with us and God knows she looks as if she can use all the help she can get.
Dean had been concentrating on his business at hand, driving, and hadn't even glanced at the two cars.
All the more reason for us to mind our own business.
Are you going in the used clothing business next?
Claire was a peanut butter blonde, gone grey, tall and well dressed, all business and definitely in charge.
If it's anyone else she's meeting, it still isn't any of our business.
You know and I know Fred's past is his business.
Whatever is going on, it's none of our business.
I don't mean monsters are chasing me but I have a deadline or there's some unfinished business.
The space business doesn't seem to work but she might have used a character for a period.
Fred had left a half hour earlier, to see Miss Worthington, about some business, or so he claimed.
What's this business about my coins?
The business didn't stop, although there was a lot of talk in the newspapers about closing down all the bars and clubs.
The WCTU and Anti-Saloon League were active and the churches sure didn't like the kind of business going on in Ouray.
The way I see it, we best get ourselves involved in setting this Shipton business straight.
If about eighty percent of your help left town maybe my nice country inn wouldn't look like Dillinger's hideout and we could get down to business and wrap this up.
This here business is serious.
We're supposed to be tackling this business in an orderly fashion, remember?
If Shipton let her know he knew all the dirt on Annie's past, that might throw a kibosh on the whole business.
We'd sure all be near the top on anyone else's list—anyone who was looking at this business objectively.
The idea is as crazy as the rest of this business!
That's the one time I've ever pointed my piece when I had no business doing it.
I know, 'cause I checked you out when we had that business last year.
He can kill himself if he's fool enough to want to but the boy has no business up there.
So the whole business about Shipton lugging a dead body back to civilization was a total fabrication.
And get away from the pressure of the hotel business.
She knew he meant business.
I feel like a shit about the whole business.
It'll give him something to do now that the Annie Quincy business is over and the sisters are returning to Boston.
I don't have any business asking you anything personal...about your friends.
This whole business is getting curiouser and curiouser.
That whole business is too depressing.
Nor when she paraded up the stairs and gave the business to Claire Quincy.
Dean rose and wandered out to the front porch but in spite of his sterling speech, and overwhelming wish that he could forget the Shiptons and all the grief they had brought him, he couldn't quite chase the unfinished business from his churning mind.
The whole business with Annie Quincy leads up to a similar suicide.
Now I'm just kicking myself for not figuring out the whole business earlier.
I just wanted to put the whole business out of my mind, behind me.
In a way, this whole business started with Annie Quincy.
Finding women there meant the risk of seeing them again would be minimal, since they were most likely traveling on business.
I promise I'll be all business.
I think we just started a mining business.
She wished she could share Katie's faith in her brother, but the only picture she could summons was a short, pale, overweight man with more brains for business than aptitude in mechanics.
Not that it's any of your business, but he slept in the barn and I slept in my room.
What do you mean; it isn't any of my business?
Maybe he figured it wasn't any of his business - or he didn't want to know.
Her heart skipped a beat as a lean figure in a business suit entered the room.
They figure if it makes money, it must be a wise business choice.
It's none of my business.
Still, what business could survive without a person with final authority on decisions?
No, meaning you should mind your own business - meaning this isn't your stable.
What goes on between Carmen and me is none of your business.
In fact, it wasn't any of her business.
It isn't any of your business.
No, it wasn't any of you're business when you thought you caught Alex and me, but it didn't stop you from making your nasty accusations.
He's been on a business trip.
Apparently his relationship with Lori was mostly business.
Whatever their connection, it was none of his business.
Other evenings were like this one, where he checked in and went about his business.
What if this business with Katie changed him?
Jeffrey Byrne, age 38, of 156 Maid Marian Lane, Parkside, apparently drowned in the early morning hours of Tuesday, May fourth while on a business trip in Norfolk, Virginia.
Parkside's economy was less than spectacular, but at least it didn't require dependency on the fickle business of mines, steel or manufacturing for its fiscal survival.
Dean remembered reading about Adolph Messner, a craftsman of the old school who was a stickler for perfection, if not business acumen.
Jeffrey Byrne had telephoned home in early evening, his usual practice when he was traveling on business trips.
He would leave the next day, after taking care of some business.
You didn't like the way I dressed or the way I ran the business.
Obviously she enjoyed the business part of it.
I think I'll hire an extra hand – for things like this and for my part of this business.
It wasn't her business – it was theirs.
Ahead of him lay four weeks of uncharted business.
Enough to know his proposal of marriage was purely business.
It's none of my business, but they can't all be heaped into a pile, you know.
His air of cool confidence was more than likely the result of frequent business contacts - one of Denton's colleagues?
She had been familiar with most herbs and their uses since she was a child, due to her father's business, but she had never actually seen the herbs growing.
In any case, by noon all of her business was conducted except calling her father.
Is the business still operating without me?
She glanced at his muscular frame, trying to keep her mind on the business at hand - supper, wasn't it?
Had he been instructed to keep everything strictly business?
If you want to keep your business private, I'll mind my own.
When Justin announced that he would be out of the state for a few days on business, she wondered if he was actually going back to talk to her father.
I've got to talk some business.
Your father is a successful business man, and according to Sylvia, Denton is destined for the same.
It's none of your damn business!
It's none of your business, Xander.
They tracked him quietly and now were making it clear they meant business.
Though the controversy went on, its most important result had already been achieved in the silencing of Convocation, for that body, though it had just "seemed to be settling down to its proper work in dealing with the real exigencies of the church" when the Hoadly dispute arose, did not meet again for the despatch of business for nearly a century and a half.
Its trade also in books, hops, horses, and cloth is considerable, and a large banking and exchange business is done here.
It would be a serious business to draw a Daltonian diagram for such a molecule.
By his energy, industry and sound judgment he gradually enlarged his operations, did business in all the fur markets of the world, and amassed an enormous fortune, - the largest up to that time made by any American.
The theory was that all the imperial business in Germany was supervised by the elector of Mainz, and for Italy by the elector of Cologne.
Delaware is the seat of the Ohio Wesleyan University (co-educational), founded by the Ohio Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1841, and opened as a college in 1844; it includes a college of liberal arts (1844), an academic department (1841), a school of music (1877), a school of fine arts (1877), a school of oratory (1894), a business school (1895), and a college of medicine (the Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, at Cleveland, Ohio; founded as the Charity Hospital Medical College in 1863, and the medical department of the university of Wooster until 1896, when, under its present name, it became a part of Ohio Wesleyan University).
Her nights were spent in writing, which seemed in her case a relaxation from the real business of the day, playing with her grandchildren, gardening, conversing with her visitors - it might be Balzac or Dumas, or Octave Feuillet or Matthew Arnold - or writing long letters to Sainte-Beuve and Flaubert.
After the disaster at Flodden he was completely absorbed in public business.
He may not engage in any business.
It is admitted that he conducted by means of agents a large business in timber in the Gangetic Sundarbans.
He won the good-will of his employers by devoting himself to the improvement of their manufacturing business, and he kept his hands clean from the prevalent taint of pecuniary transactions with the nawab of the Carnatic. One fact of some interest is not generally known.
The Oudh business was managed with less risk.
He was destined by his family for the church, but entered business, and became a partner in a firm at Lyons for which he travelled in the Levant, in Italy, Spain and Portugal.
The second brief visit, in 1647, partly on literary, partly on family business, was signalized by the award of a pension of 3000 francs, obtained from the royal bounty by Cardinal Mazarin.
In 1268 he was lecturing now in Rome and now in Bologna, all the while engaged in the public business of the church.
But he could hardly be said seriously to have oppressed the subject cities, and technically all the League money was spent on League business, for Athena, to whom the chief monuments in Athens were reared, was the patron goddess of the League.
It is, therefore, his business to "be up."
His duty is to see that business is transacted according to Presbyterian principle and procedure.
The presbytery fixes the former for specific business; the latter is summoned by the moderator, either on his own initiative or on the requisition of two or more members of presbytery, for the transaction of business which has suddenly emerged.
The synod hears appeals and references from presbyteries; and by its discussions and decisions business of various kinds, if not settled, is ripened for consideration and final settlement by the general assembly, the supreme court of the Church.
Their peculiar business is expressed by the term" ruling elders."20 II.
Their business was to supervise daily life, to warn the disorderly, and to give notice to the consistory of cases requiring discipline.
The older part of the city and the principal business and manufacturing district occupies the low lands; the newer part, chiefly residential, is built upon the heights.
Charles opened a small business as an apothecary in Dublin, and between 1735 and 1741 he began his career as a pamphleteer by publishing papers on professional matters which led to legislation requiring inspection of drugs.
The whites who were responsible for the conduct of the blacks were warned or driven away by social and business ostracism or by violence.
The results of these first experiments were not encouraging, owing mainly to the poor class of animals, but the exporters persevered, and the business steadily grew in value and importance, until in 1898 the number of live cattle shipped was 359,296, which then decreased to 119,189 in 1901, because of the foot-and-mouth disease.
This council, which consists for the most part of business and professional men, is elected by universal suffrage, each canton in the department contributing one member.
Regist?ation (enregistrement) duties are charged on the transfer of property in the way of business (fi titre onreux); on changes in ownership effected in the way of donation or succession (a litre gratuit), and 011 a variety of other transactions which must be registered according to law.
He selects for himself a staff of civilians (the cab-met du ministre), which is divided into bureaux for the despatch of business.
The head of the cabinet prepares for the consideration of the minister all the business of the navy, especially questions of general importance.
The ordinary business of the ports was conducted in two courts known respectively as the court of brotherhood and the court of brotherhood and guestling, - the former being composed of the mayors of the seven principal towns and a number of jurats and freemen from each, and the latter including in addition the mayors, bailiffs and other representatives of the corporate members.
Dr Phillimore's patent had a grant of the "place or office of judge official and commissary of the court of admiralty of the Cinque Ports, and their members and appurtenances, and to be assistant to my lieutenant of Dover castle in all such affairs and business concerning the said court of admiralty wherein yourself and assistance shall be requisite and necessary."
The observance of such days was a bar to attending even to important diplomatic business or setting out on a journey Such nubattu days fell on the 3rd, 7th and 16th of the intercalary month of Elul, and were noted as the nubattu of Marduk and his consort.