Know-how Sentence Examples
I don't know how to sail!
Do you know how to make flap jacks?
Tacit knowledge is the knowledge or know-how that people carry in their heads.
You mean you don't know how to dance.
I don't know how to tell you without just blurting it out.Advertisement
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.Advertisement
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 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.Advertisement
I know what Howie and you guys do though God knows, I don't know how.
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.Advertisement
I didn't know how hard it was.
I don't know how you do it, boss.
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.Advertisement
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?
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.
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 know how good you are.
I don't know how to explain it.
God help me, I don't know how.
Um, I guess you know how to call me if you need anything.
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.
Do you know how to do this?
He didn't know how it was possible.
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.
I don't know how you can be so optimistic.
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.
I don't know how you do this.
I don't know how you did it.
Even so, she didn't know how to pull the armies from the south without drawing Sirian's or Memon's attention.
If these advantages and requisites are observed, perhaps in time to come some one might know how better to utilize our sketch and cause some addition to be made so as to accomplish that which we can only suggest.
The pioneers of the jute industry, who did not understand this necessity, or rather who did not know how the woody and brittle character of the fibre could be remedied, were greatly perplexed by the difficulties they had to encounter, the fibre spinning badly into a hard, rough and hairy yarn owing to the splitting and breaking of the fibre.
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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?
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?
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
They're tracking us, and I don't know how.
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 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
We are protecting you the only way we know how.
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.
I alone know how to recall them.
I know how to save her.
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 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.
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.
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."
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.
We do not know how far these recensions were uniform in the beginning; but a variance must have occurred shortly after, for the manuscripts in which the codes are preserved differ greatly from each other.
In particular we know how rural life was there developed, and with what care the water necessary for the growing of cereals was everywhere provided.
Suppose, for instance, that we wish to know how much will be left out of ios.
It must be remembered that the reading of most of the early Sumerian proper names is merely provisional, as we do not know how the ideographs of which they are composed were pronounced in either Sumerian or Assyrian.
No inscriptions have been found in these two islands, and therefore it would seem that the true Guanches did not know how to write.
Chretien left his poem unfinished, and we do not know how he intended to complete the adventures of his hero; but those writers who undertook the task, Wauchier de Denain, Gerbert de Montreuil and Manessier, carried it out with such variety of detail, and such a bewildering indifference to Chretien's version, that it seems practically certain that there must have been, previous to Chretien's work, more than one poem dealing with the same theme.
The appearance of the houses is precisely that of Swiss chalets, picturesque and comfortable - the only drawback being a want of chimneys, which the Bhutias do not know how to construct.
We do not know how far the imaginations about Prester John retained their vitality in 1221, forty-four years after the letter of Pope Alexander, for we know of no mention of Prester John in the interval.
Benjamin could not remember when he did not know how to read, and when eight years old he was sent to the Boston grammar school, being destined by his father for the church as a tithe of his sons.
We shall count upon the devotion of all towards the State and we shall show that not only have we been able to achieve our liberty but that we know how to preserve it and to be really free - worthy of our great past, of our traditions and of our sufferings."
Septimius Severus made it two provinces, Superior and Inferior, with a boundary which probably ran from Humber to Mersey, but we do not know how long this arrangement lasted.
But, intermediate in richness between these two extremes, the iron ores mined to-day and these 2 and 3% ores, there is an incalculably great quantity of ore capable of mechanical concentration, and another perhaps vaster store of ore which we do not yet know how to concentrate mechanically, so that the day when a pound of iron in the ore will cost as much as a pound of copper in the ore costs to-day is immeasurably distant.
We do not know how far northward the Hunnish power reached in the time of Attila, but the invasion of this nation was soon followed by a great westward movement of the Slays.
We do not know how far there was a real intention to revenge Kiiniggratz and recover the position lost in Germany.
A legend now arose, we know how or why, which made Seth the brother and murderer of is; and this led to a fusion of the Horus-Seth and the SethOsiris moe-ifs.
The three collections of the Novels which we possess are apparently private collections, nor do we even know how many such constitutions were promulgated.
Our information for this period is so scanty that we do not know how James reached his new position, how he overcame Albany and his other rebels.
At the same time, however, their dealings were nominally under the supervision of the Jews' exchequer, and a number of regulations were enforced, partly with the view of protecting borrowers and partly that the king might know how much his Jews could afford to pay.
In the second place they are sealed to all but those who know how to read them, and so they lie forgotten for centuries while oral tradition flourishes, - being within the reach of every man.
At about ten o' clock Robert Keyes brought Fawkes from Percy a watch, that he might know how the anxious hours were passing, and very shortly afterwards he was arrested, and the gunpowder discovered, by Thomas Knyvett, a Westminster magistrate.
Hence arise infinite and inextricable difficulties which obstruct the study of canon law; an immense field for controversy and litigation; a thousand perplexities of conscience; and finally contempt for the laws."' We know how the Vatican council had to separate without approaching the question of canonical reform; but this general desire for a recasting of the ecclesiastical code was taken up again on the initiative of Rome.
It is one of the perplexing points in Burke's private history to know how he lived during these long years of parliamentary opposition.
As he himself wrote, "the most worthless book of a bygone day is a record worthy of preservation; like a telescopic star, its obscurity may render it unavailable for most purposes; but it serves, in hands which know how to use it, to determine the places of more important bodies."
Although we now know how the errors of lenses may be corrected, and how the simple microscope may be improved, this instrument remains with relatively feeble magnification, and to obtain stronger magnifications the compound form is necessary.
Do you know how long we've been chasing that bastard Byron Jacobson?
She had a shit-fit and was desperate to dump the contest but didn't know how.
Dusty didn't know how they chose when to interfere with the mortal world, but when they did, it normally resulted in some sort of universal catastrophe, like the Schism that split the divine world from the physical one and nearly wiped out humanity and divinity alike.
She didn't know how much an Aston Martin cost, but it was enough that Dusty would probably be pissed.
He didn't know how something so innocuous could piss her off, but then again, thousands of years hadn't given him much insight into a woman's mind.
But we don't know how much information Claire had access to and what she passed to Czerno.
I know how to give pleasure without pain.
I don't know how to control them or to make decisions when they're always there just confusing me.
I don't know how it came upâ€”maybe he asked where I was bornâ€”but when I told him, he said how he knew Ouray and loved it out here.
Men like him and Rhyn didn't know how to be diplomatic like Andre.
Babies know how to cry when they are born, so using the vocal cords is autonomic â€“ part of the autonomic nervous system.
I know how you operate, Wynn.
I want to like you, Rhyn, I really do, but sometimes I don.t think you know how bad things are.
I don.t know how far the Dark One will go to get Sasha or his vial of blood back, but I imagine our time is short.
I keep trying to be sympathetic to her situation but you know how I feel about abortion.
I knew she didn't really love Josh, but I didn't know how to tell them â€“ or even if I should.
Sooner or later she would tell him, and he would know how important it was to her â€“ and that she had hid it from him.
But then, Katie didn't know how far they had drifted apart â€” or why.
I guess I know how you felt â€” kind of.
She didn't know how to tell him she had no Guardian training yet and wouldn't even know where to find Guardians in the strange world.
Sirian was determined to tear Tiyan apart, and she did not know enough of war planning to know how to stop him.
The inability to know how he should react puzzled him.
Somewhat bewildered he said, "I would love to know how you manage to turn up everywhere?"
We know how little there is to tempt anyone to our humble abode.
There is only one way to make the League know how my hundreds of thousands of readers feel about their baseless accusations.
Method of independent assessment The process focused on verifying the adequacy of existing project plans, know-how and methods of testing.
Does anyone know how to contact Amazon by phone?
People may not be aware of the situations that seem to arouse anxiety or to know how the " doom " will manifested itself.
If breathing has stopped start artificial respiration immediately if you know how and shout for help.
I know how to use the ascender, you don't.
It is hard to know how any honest man can present such a mishmash of unfounded assertion as evidence.
We all know how popular items of sports memorabilia are at fundraising auctions.
They know how to change their ideas - but how do you change a deeply felt aversion or hatred that wells up from inside?
The ' Parent Know How ' campaign has been developed to break down some of the perceived barriers to asking for help.
Yes No Do you know how to use a bidet?
Some ca n't broach the subject, full stop; others don't know how to start or where to take it from there.
I fear, my gift will be a little late, but you will forgive when you know how exceptionally busy I have been.
He used cadavers (dead bodies) to sketch details of human anatomy in order to know how the body works.
But you know how often a woman grows careless.
In addition to its technical research skill-base, Oxford BioMedica has in-house clinical, regulatory and manufacturing know-how.
Unless you had a confederate at Bath I do not know how to send you anything.
If you don't know how to key the dotted consonants, you can find out here.
The saints are well and perfectly contented if men know how to content themselves and cease their useless discussions.
I would rather feel contrition than know how to define it.
The traffic cop asked him " do you know how fast you were going?
Do you actually know how to make a good cuppa?
Patients with cancer that is not curable often want to know how long they have left to live.
I do not know how anyone can make that comment and then go on to say that a wholly discretionary code is better.
Of course if you do know how to lay bricks or drive a dumper, so much the better.
One-day excursions At The Kings Ferry we know how difficult it can be to organize the simplest of day out.
I don't know how he did it, I was serving well, playing good forehands, but crap backhands.
Do you know how to use the sumif formula in Excel?
You don't know how the heart beats When the musky fragrance of a lover precedes his entrance.
He claims to have been to Afghanistan and smoked very strong hashish there and wants to know how to get some into this country.
I know how vitally important an efficient transport system is to country life.
I was deeply shocked by the sheer inhumanity, shown by the 'civilised ' world and wanted to know how this could have happened.
Grix didn't know how long the trip had taken, it had seemed instantaneous to him, but he was hungry.
Enjoy...it may take a little longer but I know how to find my way back... presisdent James Drinking from Waterfalls.
I just don't know how anyone finds the time for such japes.
He said, " Do you want to know how a jujitsu student becomes a jujitsu master?
We might say that the subject has a responsibility to acquire this know-how.
However his trustees lacked the know-how to put these charitable wishes into effect.
Each activity will require specific know-how that you will be able to acquire with each play.
Sara begins to suspect the company could be involved in some sinister ways of using its technological know-how.
Science - mere technical know-how - is not enough.
Gradually flaws in his tactical know-how, despite his successes at Lazio, began to show.
This is a one-year course giving you the skills to combine your academic knowledge with practical know-how.
Six other people under investigation, including nuclear scientists, are also said to have confessed to leaking nuclear know-how outside Pakistan.
You receive a lot of valuable know-how, which can be applied to your practice.
Oxford BioMedica has core expertise in gene delivery, as well as in-house clinical, regulatory and manufacturing know-how.
With a lot of lateral thinking and engineering know-how I got it installed and working by Silverstone 1998.
And they should share information on consumer behavior with those who have the marketing know-how.
Foot Anstey is a major regional firm with a wealth of experience and industry know-how.
Our assignments are led by highly qualified and experienced staff with specialist know-how and skills.
Anyone, even a child with limited or no computer know-how, can use these packages to hack into your systems.
Like you get up to heaven and they're like " you didn't know how ever lasting life works?
Imation logo know-how Our visual identity is simple -- and simple to use.
You know how I've been in ' light blogging ' mode because of all that exam malarkey.
Melanie white I've just found your website and wanted to let you know how marvelous I think it is!
I don't know how much extra damage I did in the meantime, but I did have to have some meniscus trimmed away.
The user would need only a modicum of computer know-how in order to adapt the program for personal use.
I've written a note to Chrissie to let her know how I'm keeping.
These cats rarely overeat and will soon let you know how much they want.
If you are going to do musicals, you must engage directors who know how to bring panache and sparkle to the production.
Placing considered wages know how to make an extremely practical particulars in relation to the other players by watching how they respond and respond.
I don't know how you could think that what they say is even remotely plausible.
In this case it is useful to know how to go about starting and stopping the postmaster.
Need to know how to measure out washing powder?
Even a former Google employe doesn't know how to guarantee rankings!
It is not enough for those who believe in procedural rationality to know what happens, they also want to know how it happens.
I'd be interested to know how they track down the intended recipient for the message.
Only positive responders we selected these know how the.
They may chase and catch rodents, but don't know how to survive on them.
We know how and why most revolutions turn rotten.
I know how you like to be the first to order a triple scotch and a packet of pork scratchings.
Bassist Evan Wiley managed to catch up with us earlier today to let us know how the whole shindig is going.
The questioner who sits so sly Shall never know how to reply.
I dont know how Jim smith would fit him into the new system without leaving out duffy.
Do you know how much a 20-a-day smoker spends on cigarettes in a year?
Maybe a designated social worker could attend family services, get to know how the church operates and explore ways to work collaboratively.
Got a match there Sunday anyone know how its fishing, the best pegs, and the best tactics.
Do you know how many surahs there are in the holy Quran?
I know how to have very very little of daily sustenance.
They all sympathized with me, first rate, but they did not know how to help me.
You will want to know how that support can be made tangible in the coming months.
Of consequence, there are few that know how to sympathize with them that are under this sore temptation.
You know how you're supposed to tighten the thumbscrews on the block alternately to make sure the pressure is even all the time?
Does anyone know how I can create a bit torrent file without the need for a tracker?
She wanted to know how I felt at that time, did I get twinges, how did I know I was pregnant?
Clearly, it is not possible to know how well the boys would have developed given an upbringing like this from birth.
To know about anti-submarine warfare, crews had to know how submarines worked.
The trouble is that he hasn't got a clue, not a gnat's whisker of know-how about building.
We know how to name things I tell yah!
At length Fox, in seconding a motion for confining the debate to its proper subject, burst into the fatal question beyond the subject, taxing Burke with inconsistency, and taunting him with having forgotten that ever-admirable saying of his own about the insurgent colonists, that he did not know how to draw an indictment against a whole nation.
I know how you must have been overwearied with long hours of watching.
When we consider the costs of all the wrong decisions ever made—a calculation I don't even know how to approach—we will think of it as a diminishing problem receding into the past.
We will know how to live our lives to best maximize any and all factors.
Once we know how to use it, we will start logging it.
And if we know how they are made, we can destroy them.
By taking a block of marble and carving a statue, or taking a handful of seed and growing a cornfield, you have combined your labor and know-how with something of little value and have created something of more value.
It doesn't matter that the person selling pencils doesn't know how the pencil is made; he only needs to know how to sell them.
And it doesn't matter that the person who paints the pencils doesn't know how the paint is made, for his job is to paint them.
We just don't know how to capture it efficiently.
We know how to power a clock with this energy but haven't yet cracked the code on doing it at scale.
So gold isn't scarce—only the gold we know how to recover is scarce.
Well, scarcity is just another word for "we don't know how to get it."