She put on her red dress.
He put a spoon in her hand.
I want you to put money into this little box during Lent.
The dog was put to sleep.
The decision was put off till at least December.
How do you put a price on this house?
You're the person he wanted to put in the house.
I thought he would put up a bit more of a fight.
The market man wrapped a paper round it and put it in the basket.
I am going to put you in the academy there.
He put his hand in his pocket, and was surprised to find the gold pieces wrapped in his mother's letter.
Alex put a hand on her shoulder.
The militia have put on clean white shirts to be ready to die.
He put the birds softly, one by one, into their warm little home.
"Dad," Jonathan said, "When we get the new baby, where will we put him when we ride in the car?"
And so, if she couldn't have it in her head, she'd put it into his.
He put his foot in the stirrup.
He put up a poster asking for help with my name as the contact.
The ad should put more emphasis on the contest.
If you put me in jail again, when I get out there won't be a safe place for you.
We put in place short-term measures to reduce the amount of watering we are doing.
The problem was put under the spotlight.
Put three in each shoe.
His words put courage into every heart.
After they put all the presents on a table, Felipa finally spoke.
Put on your white dress.
Finally he put a hand on the wall on each side of her head.
Emerging from the bathroom an hour later half asleep, she put the new nightgown on and climbed into bed.
She started to put the pillow down and caught the movement in the mirror from the corner of her eye.
He put the harness together again and hitched Jim to the buggy.
Turning, she put her arms around his neck and kissed his lips.
They put aside their differences during the war.
You should put pressure on a staff to give them the opportunity to practice skills.
The sooner you put it down the better.
The only place I could put you would be in the barn.
Alex put the paper down and turned toward her, sliding an arm behind her on the back of the couch.
The book can be put down once you get going.
"Probably the Gargoyles are still busy trying to put out the fire," returned the Wizard.
The horse of an ammunition cart put its leg over a trace.
The boss put in a brief appearance this morning.
Where have they put him?
The company put up to $50 million in their pockets just by changing energy supplier.
Be sure to put aside a thin piece of wood to specifically stir paint with.
Those three got hold of a bear somewhere, put it in a carriage, and set off with it to visit some actresses!
"Do you mean my kitten must be put in a grave?" asked Dorothy.
He put his hands on the lad's head and said:--
He put an arm around her shoulders.
"By the Lord Jesus Christ, I thought we had put something under him!" said the valet.
Who's to put it out?
They ate and then she put the remaining food in the refrigerator for Alex.
Princess Mary put off her departure, and for three weeks looked after Natasha as if she had been a sick child.
No, I'll put it off for a bit.
Alex watched her fill the container and put the lid on.
Trying to write is very much like trying to put a Chinese puzzle together.
He put the bag of money on top of them and then leaped into the water.
He took some gold pieces from his trouser pocket and put them on the dish for her.
Connie rinsed her mouth and put her toothbrush up before she responded.
They put her through college and it was her intent to stay with them as long as they needed her.
The amount of data stored is so vast that even if we put a number on it, it would be beyond our comprehension.
He put an arm around her waist and kissed her cheek.
Suddenly he sniffed and put his face closer to the window.
We shall put you ashore on the first island that we see.
Carmen sat down and put her elbows on the bed.
Why put it off?
However, he put his horse to a trot in the direction of Tushin's battery.
It must be where you put it.
Señor Medena put his fork down and folded his hands.
Felipa put a hand on her arm.
But the inventors of our age have put a billion transistors on an area the size of a postage stamp.
I tried vainly to put them together.
"Bob Fulton planned the whole thing," he said, "and I helped him make the paddles and put them on the boat."
Napoleon took a lozenge, put it in his mouth, and glanced at his watch.
He put the letter under the candlestick and closed his eyes.
He kept asking them to get him the book and put it under him.
Please get it for me and put it under for a moment, he pleaded in a piteous voice.
Alex hesitantly put an arm around her waist, relaxing when she caressed his hand.
Carmen stood and put her arms around him.
You do not put your head into the fire.
Sonya and her mother put themselves entirely in her hands.
Carmen put a foot on the first step and then heard voices.
High maint... who put that in your head?
Then he put a few chunks of carrots and potatoes on the plate.
The nurse put her down in the bed and covered her.
She applied light colored lipstick and then put some on Destiny's lips.
How long are you going to put up with this?
The gardener put his hand under his cloak and drew out the very bag that the merchant had lost.
Let us put the bar there.
If I had to put a number on it, I would say ten thousandfold.
But I must put away these idle fancies until we meet again.
"I don't know why you didn't just undress me when you put me in bed," she said.
Some people just put more effort into distinguishing right from wrong than others.
Jonathan, help your mother put the food up and I'll get Destiny into her coat.
Finally he came back to the house and put his gun up.
Finally she put the knife down and started putting the sliced meat in a plastic container.
Alex reached across the table and put his hand over hers.
Pierre put the same question to Prince Andrew.
Such a question cannot be put; it is senseless!
Shouldn't we put a cordon round to prevent the rest from running away?
"Where there's law there's injustice," put in the little man.
And they caught all that and put it into a shed boarded up with planks!
And now it will never, never be possible to put it right.
I must put our affairs in order while I am alive, that's all.
I don't know how to put it.
Why don't you put her on the bed in their room?
She smiled as Carmen put hands to her mouth in surprise.
I don't want to put the girls out of a home.
She silently folded them and put them in the suitcase while he watched.
"Never mind, my little fellows," said Mr. Lincoln "I will put you in your own cozy little bed."
She boiled it, and boiled it, As long as she was able; Then Mrs. Finney took it, And put it on the table.
We must put an end to this killing of lambs.
They can't even put a value on it; they wouldn't sell it for a million dollars.
These he put down beside him--not letting anyone read them at dinner.
The countess had fallen asleep and the count, having put off their departure till next morning, went to bed.
We ate supper and put the rest in the refrigerator for you.
I think she would like to put her two soft arms around your neck and hug you.
She returned in a few minutes and helped me put away my things.
How I long to put it in order!
"I knew the princess at once," put in Mademoiselle Bourienne.
Put this on the seat and this to the right.
Where have you put it, Wostov?
And scarcely had she put that question than God gave her the answer in her own heart.
The count put his ear to the keyhole and listened.
"Yes, if you put it like that it's quite a different matter," said Prince Andrew.
Drain the blood from men's veins and put in water instead, then there will be no more war!
Denisov was bandaged up again and put to bed.
That's just what I said to him, put in Nicholas, who fancied he really had said it.
If so, maybe they should put one on the payroll.
She put a hand to her mouth and glanced around for something to be sick in.
I admire the effort and sacrifice you put into it.
Jonathan put the last fork beside a plate and smiled up at her.
He put an arm around her shoulders, his gaze warm and admiring.
To pay for his college education, Borlaug would periodically put his education on hold to find work.
At present, they win hands down on "less expensive" and put in a decent showing on a couple more factors.
Nearly two terms of fighting the Cold War led him to conclude, as he put it, War in our time has become an anachronism.
In Russia, Joseph Stalin had thousands of writers, intellectuals, and scientists arrested and put into concentration camps.
They could put all their competitors out of business.
On a sudden thought I ran upstairs before any one could stop me, to put on my idea of a company dress.
Curiously enough, the absence of eyes struck me more than all the other defects put together.
I put on my cloak and hood and went out.
After supper we go to my room and do all sorts of things until eight, when I undress the little woman and put her to bed.
But put an extra condiment into your dish, and it will poison you.
"Yes, and where do you put the others?" inquired Dolokhov.
Petya put his foot in the stirrup.
It was pitiful to see them, boys, put in the dancer.
Alfonso put down his toy and looked uncertain.
Covers needed to be put on the electrical outlets and the windows still held their tags.
He put the book down and slowly stood.
Jumping out of the buggy he put Dorothy's suit-case under the seat and her bird-cage on the floor in front.
At this they both put their heads over the side of the buggy and looked down.
After you have written three or four words, you can put them together, can you not?
They also put in some bread and meat and other food, enough for several weeks.
Simply put, as income rises, we buy more things, including more government.
The iceman delivered ice for your icebox until the electric freezer put him out of business.
She likes to sit in my little rocking-chair and put her kitty to sleep.
I must put in an appearance there, said the prince.
I can't think why his nieces put it off.
He vividly imagined the casual questions that might be put to him and the answers he would give.
Even if we put them into the wing, the men's room, or the nurse's room, we must ask permission.
"Put that down, that's bad... very bad," sternly remarked the general with the white mustache and red flushed face.
They've put two regiments as outposts, and they're having such a spree there, it's awful!
Throwing a blanket over me, she almost suffocated me, but she put out the fire.
He rose, walked to and fro, put on a warm overcoat and a hat, and went out of the tent.
The countess put her arms around Sonya and began to cry.
They'll put it out, no fear!
"I know," Lisa said, "But I don't want to put you out.
He put the girl down and spatted her backside playfully.
After supper Lisa helped put away the leftovers and wash dishes.
Giddon put his daughter to bed and then left the house.
She put a gentle hand on Lisa's shoulder.
There is no need to put you out further.
Again she had allowed herself to be put in a precarious situation.
Was it honor that forced him to put aside this time and effort to her gain, or was it something else?
Far from the grouchy expression he had put on at the beginning of the ride, now his eyes flashed with humor, and his lips were twisted in a friendly smile.
It could be a way to get her to put it down.
I wouldn't want to put you to any more trouble.
Her sandals raised little puffs of dust every time she put a foot down in the soft dirt.
What she needed to do was get a look inside the building and put her fears to rest.
She put the offending foot on the ground, tentatively applying a little weight, clamping a hand over her mouth to stop the cry of pain.
Lisa put up a hand as Yancey started toward her.
I just put a pizza in the oven.
The man glanced up and she put a hand to her throat, feeling the blood drain from her face.
Yancey put his glass down and stood, moving around the table to take her by the arm.
She put the letter back in the envelope.
On the other hand, hadn't she put that idea into his head last night?
I don't know what he wanted, but he certainly put you in a reflective mood.
I guess when you put it that way...
Maybe if you took some pictures from the house and put them in your room.
Sarah put a hand to her mouth.
He put a hand on either side of her.
Lisa put the receiver back to her ear.
Lisa washed her hands and put the biscuits in the oven before picking her up.
I'm glad you came, but I'm sorry to put you to the trouble.
A microscopic voice inside warned her to stop, but desire put uncontrolled passion into her response.
She turned it again, and this time put her weight against the door.
And now she had put herself in a position where she would be alone with him in the car.
Lisa put the phone back to her ear, still watching Yancey cautiously.
She used the same suit cases when she came and she had the same clothes, but it didn't look like there was enough room to put it all in.
Maybe one of those brown sacks in the laundry room would work, and she could put the pictures in with it.
Lisa put shaking fingers to her mouth to silence an involuntary cry.
He grabbed a handful of her clothes from the suitcase and put them back in the drawer.
He calmly picked the clothes up and put them back in the drawer.
One day we were out, so I put some powdered sugar in a bag.
Put your head down between your knees.
She put the spoon down, trying to recapture the humor.
Now put your other foot in the stirrup.
I have some money put aside.
The kiss started out playful, but passion put an end to that.
She moved between Adrienne and Brandon, and put an arm around each of their shoulders.
What would it have hurt to put her studies aside for one day?
Mrs. Marsh burst into a fresh bout of tears, and Brandon put an arm around her, his own eyes growing misty.
I feel awful that Dad had to die because I put my education before his health.
I'm not going to put it before Mom.
Don't put words in my mouth - or foolish thoughts in your head.
She reached out and put her hand over the ring, stopping its infernal winking.
You'd better put your hat back on.
He winced and she put a hand on his arm.
Stop arguing with me and get on that horse, or do you want me to put you on it?
Cassie scooped sand to make a pillow and put her hat over her face.
Here, put some of this on your lips.
Going that way will put us further away from Ashley, but it will give us two advantages.
Now put that energy into walking.
It was time to put the past where it belonged.
You've got to put it behind you and get on with your life.
Maybe she could convince her father to repay the money she had put into the ranch – if he hadn't already spent it.
He could put her in the buggy and he could forcefully take her to the ranch, but he couldn't make her look at her father or talk to him.
I wouldn't sell the ranch after you put so much money into it.
If all their conversations in the three months he had been coming to the diner were put together, it was doubtful that they would make a respectable paragraph.
You do more work than the other two girls put together.
I recently put a new inner spring mattress on the bed, but the rest of it is exactly as she left it.
Cade dropped into a chair and immediately began to put away the food.
I guess I'll have to put something over it.
Cade had put on enough weight to take the hollows out of his cheeks, making him look a good ten years younger.
If you want to put them up, go ahead.
All she had to do was put her mind to it.
She quietly crossed to the kitchen and put some water on the stove for coffee.
Let's go put some on it.
Put your head down.
Finally she put down her fork and gave up the pretense.
She put the things in her bathroom and was returning to the bedroom when Cade knocked on her open door.
I'd better put it back before Scruffy comes looking for it.
She gazed up at him, completely disarmed by his smile, and yet somehow proud that she had been the one to put it there.
She supplied bitterly as she rinsed the last dish and put it into the rack.
I put the idea in his head.
But you could put an ATV in the back of your truck.
You know, when Mary put in her untimely appearance.
Do you have some reason you want to put it off for a while?
They had moved the antique furniture out of her old downstairs room and put it upstairs months before he was born.
It was amazing how a baby could put love in so many hearts.
Zach was asleep again, so she put him in his cradle and closed her blouse.
Howie put his knuckles to the side of his head and closed his eyes.
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