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know-how Sentence Examples

  • I don't know if he is actually trying to hide things, or simply doesn't know how to initiate the subject.

  • I don't know how many times or how many ways I can say I'm sorry.

  • You know how stubborn you are about not doing business with dishonest people.

  • Probably because he didn't know how to handle the situation - and Alex always wanted to be in control.

  • You know how I feel.

  • His moods flipped back and forth so fast it was hard to know how he would respond to anything.

  • I know how she feels.

  • Don't you girls know how dangerous it is to be walking at night around here?

  • I know how you like to scrutinize a thing to death.

  • I don't know how you keep such a high grade average.

  • You know how hard I've worked.

  • Do you know how that made me feel?

  • You know how important my career is to me.

  • I don't know how the ranch ever saw a spring without your sunny smile.

  • Do you know how to make flap jacks?

  • I don't know how to tell you without just blurting it out.

  • Probably because I know how they think.

  • Desire still a hot ember inside of her, she was tempted to set the record straight, but maybe it was best he didn't know how close she had come to giving in.

  • Didn't he know how tired she was?

  • I know how much she hated it there.

  • You know how I feel about that sort of thing.

  • You know how I am.

  • I know the work is hard and the weather is forbidding at times, but do you know how lucky you are?

  • You mean you don't know how to dance.

  • I still don't know how you can stand that cold wind.

  • Did Cade even know how to be romantic?

  • I don't know how I got into this situation in the first place.

  • I don't know how it happened.

  • Don't you know how bad that hurt?

  • He was like a boarder, or maybe the visiting brother-in-law you want to kick out but don't know how.

  • I really want to pursue this, but I don't know how.

  • I know how you feel.

  • I just know I'll burst into tears or not know how to answer if they ask questions.

  • I don't know how you're doing what you do but I got a strong feeling if I keep an open mind, good things will happen.

  • You won't know how many people are involved or how the information is obtained.

  • It's just so overwhelming I don't know how else to react.

  • "I never did know how he got in the house he moved so silently," Howie told us later.

  • I don't know how the others kept a straight face but I pulled out a handkerchief, pretending to blow my nose.

  • Mr. Cooms didn't involve the police so I don't know how we'd check the area clinics or doctors.

  • I know what Howie and you guys do though God knows, I don't know how.

  • I don't know how candid you can be with Julie.

  • Naw. I just wanted to know how much I left on the table.

  • I don't know how long I remained unconscious; probably only a minute or so.

  • Do you want to know how it works?

  • I know how you don't want to do this but put your feelings aside, for Betsy's and Molly's sake.

  • I don't know how to sail!

  • I didn't know how hard it was.

  • I don't know how you do it, boss.

  • He wasn't used to failure, and he didn't know how to take it.

  • Boss, you had so much malware I don't know how you got anything done.

  • I don't know how.

  • I need to know how this happened.

  • Sometimes they know how to fix themselves, like you did, and I just give them my power and let them do it.

  • Dusty didn't say what they both knew, that Darian's attempt to save the world broke something they didn't know how to fix.

  • You know how to defend yourself, and you can turn even a man into a rock with your magic.

  • He hadn't expected her to know how to fight.

  • You don't know how dangerous he is.

  • I guess I watched too many movies about spies to know how they really work.

  • She'd met enough Guardians and vamps to know how unique each was, but she'd never met a creature like this one.

  • Do you know how I can regain my Original power?

  • "I saw you … I saw …" She didn't know how to say what she'd seen without seeming like the craziest person in the world.

  • That can be an issue when you don't know how to fight.

  • Han says she's progressing pretty quickly, though since none of us know how to train her, it's hard to tell.

  • You know how hard it was for her to tell you that? his closest friend snapped.

  • Even with all his powers, his armies, his ability to read minds, he didn't know how to make things right with her.

  • I don't know how you know this, but I stopped asking questions awhile ago.

  • He didn't know how to leave the underground prison, or he'd take her outside to see them.

  • I don't know how she reached him inside that dark maze, Damian said with a shake of his head.

  • But, if an Immortal or human or deity corners you, and you aren't able to summon me, you need to know how to defend yourself, Darkyn started.

  • Deidre gripped him, craving something she didn't know how to ask him for.

  • She's his mate by Immortal laws, and we both know how seriously he takes his duty.

  • "I don't know how this all unfolded," he said.

  • I know how good you are.

  • I don't know how to explain it.

  • God help me, I don't know how.

  • "I don't know how to help," she whispered.

  • Um, I guess you know how to call me if you need anything.

  • "I don't know how to feel about that," she said, chewing on her lip.

  • Paulette Dawkins was a short but massive chunk of good living who didn't know how to dress.

  • You know how dangerous they are!

  • I know how you feel about stuff like that.

  • I don't know how I'd drag you out!

  • I don't know how it came up—maybe he asked where I was born—but when I told him, he said how he knew Ouray and loved it out here.

  • Do you know how old the guy is?

  • He just wished his stepfather would be more forthcoming about the nature of his concern so he'd know how to help.

  • We know how important it is to you.

  • Do you know how to do this?

  • He didn't know how it was possible.

  • "I feel like I should know how to fix things," she muttered.

  • He just didn't know how to do that without making a deal with Darkyn.

  • If you wish to return to yours, you know how to summon me.

  • "If you have any desire to address the rebellion in the underworld, you know how to summon me," Darkyn said with a cunning smile.

  • I don't know how you can be so optimistic.

  • "I don't know how to help," Darkyn's mate whispered.

  • She didn't know how he could love her still after all she'd done or why he was willing to try to make things work.

  • She didn't know how humans bore through it.

  • She was upset but didn't know how to tell him why.

  • Still, you know how stubborn he can be.

  • How do you think I know how good it feels?

  • Well, you know how you are about the morals.

  • Jonathan will know how you feel, don't you think?

  • Family is family, and you know how precious that is to me.

  • You know how they say your whole life passes before your eyes?

  • At least I know how and when, right?

  • You know how to find me.

  • He didn't know how to shake off that yoke or his anger.

  • You know how hard it is to track down everyone one-by-one to relay orders?

  • "We don't really know how that will work out," Ileana said.

  • "I know how you feel," Wynn said.

  • I know how devoted to the precious Code and your honor you are, Gabriel.

  • I don't know how you drink it, Wynn said, turning his head to the side.

  • We know how well that screening worked out, now don't we?

  • In the meantime, I know how to slow the inevitable.

  • Do you want to know how many times I walked away from past-Deidre?

  • I don't know how you made it before that.

  • Mind on Deidre and the fact he still didn't know how to undo what Wynn had done, Gabe went onto the next death-dealer at the lake then the next.

  • You want to know how?

  • Though the power of mind manipulation was far from brain surgery, he might also know how to help Deidre.

  • "I don't know how you offer me nothing one minute then let me decide the next," she added, frustrated.

  • Thanks. Let me know how tomorrow goes with Andre's mind tricks.

  • I don't know how you survived, but you did.

  • We need to know how many people have this mutation and where they are, Kris ordered.

  • She didn't know how she could ever eat again.

  • You know how they are, fuckhead.

  • He couldn't shake the sense he'd reached the first challenge in his life he didn't know how to handle.

  • You know how trashy tattoos make women look?

  • You know how to call me.

  • Rhyn thought hard for a minute, then said with effort, "I don't know how to be a mate, let alone take care of a human, Gabriel."

  • We were both inmates in his zoo in Hell long enough to know how charming he was.

  • All he needed was to figure out how to win a game of strategy he didn.t know how to play, before his time was up and he lost the only thing that mattered.

  • Now you.ll tell me you know how I feel because you read my mind.

  • "Because I know how alpha males like you work," she retorted.

  • You know how you said you'd like to explore other places?

  • He didn't know how to explain it and wondered if he should even try with Jetr's suspicions fresh in his mind.

  • She could paint anywhere, and her life was otherwise so unfulfilling, Evelyn didn't know how she could stand it.

  • It took him a full day to realize she didn't know how to exit her room, that her intent at disassembling the access pad had been to make it work for her.

  • The blatant defiance was so sweetly uttered, he didn't know how to respond.

  • But she might need to know how to defend herself.

  • The more he considered them, the more he realized that he didn't know how to be anyone but a battle commander.

  • Do you know how many of my people have starved this moon-cycle alone?

  • I almost died a million times over, and if I didn't know how to enable the shields on the escape pod, I would have burned up in the atmosphere, and if that didn't kill me, then hitting the planet-- He held up a hand, planting it across her mouth when she refused to stop.

  • You don't know how much this means to me.

  • "I don't know how long I can stay," she replied.

  • He seemed to assume she was staying for good, and she didn't know how to tell him A'Ran had given her a choice she hadn't yet made.

  • "I don't know how you can say that," she returned, "when one means your people will be destroyed!"

  • They're tracking us, and I don't know how.

  • "You both know how agreements are recorded," Jetr said, holding out his arm with the armband.

  • I don't know how I got a wink of sleep.

  • Do you know how to ski?

  • I don't suppose you happen to know how this knife got up in the ice park, next to the cut end of a rope?

  • He didn't know how to respond.

  • I do not know how many around the world, hundreds, perhaps thousands.

  • Just let her know how you feel.

  • You know how you need to keep your fangs in check when you're with someone and things get steamy?

  • I don't know how you do this.

  • I need to tell you something that is going to change everything for you, and I am so afraid of losing you, I just don't know how.

  • Very much, but like you, she doesn't know how to act.

  • He whispered into her hair, "I'm not sure I know how to live without you anymore."

  • You sure know how to impress a girl.

  • You know how old we are.

  • If I can convince her to accept us, she will know how to deal with my father.

  • With her lips touching his ear, Elisabeth whispered, "I don't know how to live without you."

  • I don't know how else to explain this.

  • Didn't they know how fortunate they were to have each other - to have any family?

  • You know how he hates to be cut out of the herd.

  • You know how I feel and I'll be darned if I'm going to grovel at your feet.

  • It's just a matter of time until she and Bill get married and you know how Bill always liked this place.

  • It wasn't as if Lori would know how she felt.

  • Of course, she might be skittish if she didn't know how secure the structure was.

  • You really know how to live, you know that, Heidi?

  • I know how you feel about a family and all, and I don't think... well, just tell him how much you want children.

  • He'd surmised she was somewhere this side of the Mississippi, but he couldn't understand how she didn't know how bad it was.

  • She definitely didn't know how to survive in the forest.

  • "I'm just glad you didn't know how to use it right," he said.

  • She didn't know how he could take the chance of hitting her, though!

  • I don't know how he did it; he'd have to have people at each of the sites worldwide.

  • "You don't know how much this means to me," Lana said with feeling.

  • I don't know how you changed your profile, but you appearing the same day the soldiers came by looking for someone new and suspicious can't be a coincidence.

  • Gabe, if we don't make it for some reason, I want you to know how much I appreciate everything you've done.

  • She didn't know how either of them could make it back to each other, but they had to.

  • Even if I took yours, that's one.  Or do demons not know how to count?

  • I didn't know how else to thank you.

  • Yeah, I thought that might be a problem but it's not like I don't know how to drive.

  • I don't know how long I'll be but I'll run you down later and explain everything.

  • I knew she didn't really love Josh, but I didn't know how to tell them – or even if I should.

  • I keep telling him they're violet, but you know how men are.

  • I think I know how to handle him, though.

  • Sooner or later she would tell him, and he would know how important it was to her – and that she had hid it from him.

  • You know how I feel about that.

  • Do you know how to fix squirrel and dumplings?

  • I don't know how I got through college and stayed so stupid.

  • I know how you like surprises, and I just never thought about ...

  • If it had not been for Mums, she didn't know how she would have survived.

  • I know how much you wanted a baby.

  • I don't know how long I was out.

  • I don't know how to get there from here.

  • But then, Katie didn't know how far they had drifted apart — or why.

  • Didn't he know how badly it hurt?

  • I guess I know how you felt — kind of.

  • I don't know how to use it yet, but I want to learn.

  • I want to know how that comes to be.

  • I know where they are, but I don't know how to close them.

  • I don't know how else to explain it, except it's how I beat the Others, too.

  • Considering what happened to you there, I don't know how you can look at it with any kind of fondness.

  • I don't know how you did it.

  • "I wouldn't know how to get there," she said.

  • We are protecting you the only way we know how.

  • "Jonny, I don't know how to tell you what you've done," she said.

  • I don't know how else to say this, Jonny, but that's the game we're playing.

  • I'll admit, I don't know how you walked away from me like you did in the wine cellar.

  • He didn't know how he left the immortal world, but if he made it, Jenn could.

  • He didn't know how Yully and Charles made it back or if Jenn had been with them.

  • You know how strong I am.

  • I don't know how to do what he does.

  • He didn't know how the warlord survived as long as she had.

  • Even so, she didn't know how to pull the armies from the south without drawing Sirian's or Memon's attention.

  • I alone know how to recall them.

  • I know how to save her.

  • "I don't know how he survived without going mad," she said.

  • He ached to know how Rissa was but feared even sending a page, lest Memon's men grow suspicious.

  • Katie had reason to know how stubborn and spirited Carmen could be when she did care.

  • You should know how dangerous that could be.

  • You would know how he likes it.

  • I don't know how Gerald could help but know.

  • How did she know how her mother felt?

  • I don't know how he could leave you.

  • She knew Alex was strong, but up to this moment she didn't know how strong.

  • I don't know how to play poker.

  • I don't know how important it is, but at least this time you haven't been excluded.

  • I don't know how to use one.

  • Of course, they wouldn't be that far apart, and Dad would know how to contact him.

  • Seriously, I don't know how you stand the heat.

  • Do you know how many edible plants grow naturally in our own front yards?

  • If you're sure, Daniel, but I don't know how you can find your way back in this confused mess of vegetation.

  • Did he know how meager her savings were?

  • I know how you feed.

  • If Ingrid didn't know how to hide his money in offshore accounts, she would've been gone long ago.

  • Flustered, she didn't know how to respond.

  • You know how much we love that show!

  • Some tiny part of her wanted to know how good he was that every woman who left his bed didn't know which way was up.

  • "So you do know how to make coffee," she said.

  • "I do not know how much without tasting her," Charles said then looked intently at Xander.

  • She didn't know how much time she had before Xander's interest became too hard to shake.

  • If you need anything, you know how to contact me.

  • Do you want to know how many men I've killed?

  • She grappled with how to respond before finally saying, "We both know how this ends."

  • What bothered him: by making the choice he did, he was faced with a new set of consequences, ones he didn't quite know how to handle and definitely couldn't control.

  • "I don't know how you did it, but thank you," she whispered.

  • We do not know how the Egyptians were forced to abandon Jerusalem; but, at the time of the Israelite conquest, it was undoubtedly in the hands of the Jebusites, the native inhabitants of the country.

  • The reformers of the previous reign had endeavoured to make the emancipated peasantry administratively and economically independent of the landed proprietors; the conservatives of this later era, proceeding on the assumption that the peasants did not know how to make a proper use of the liberty prematurely conferred upon them, endeavoured to re-establish the influence of the landed proprietors by appointing from amongst them " land-chiefs," who were to exercise over the peasants of their district a certain amount of patriarchal jurisdiction.

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