She didn't come here to talk to me.
Let's talk about this.
I just want to talk to you.
What did you want to talk about?
TALK SHOULD BE NATURAL AND HAVE FOR ITS OBJECT AN EXCHANGE OF IDEAS.
Do they not talk and think faster in the depot than they did in the stage-office?
You feel betrayed, but you need to go back and talk to him.
Did you talk to Len?
But it must not be supposed that I could really talk in this short time.
It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.
They only talk of forgetting them who never knew them.
Can I talk to Jonathan?
She didn't want to talk about herself anyway.
Do you want to talk about what's bothering you?
After the guests had drunk quite a little of it, they began to talk foolishly and sing loudly; and some of them went to sleep.
This was the first home-going after she had learned to "talk with her mouth."
He says he wants to talk to you.
"None of us has had breakfast," said the boy; "and in a time of danger like this it's foolish to talk about eating."
But I cannot see you and talk to you, so I will write and tell you all that I can think of.
"Don't talk like that," she said gently.
I'll talk to you later.
Even if she had been willing to talk, she was unable.
And the whole thing has been unnatural because that cat and I are both able to talk your language, and to understand the words you say.
I'm not going home until you talk to me.
"She won't talk," he said as he backed away.
Do you want to talk to Len, or Howard?
Mr. Drew says little girls in China cannot talk on their fingers but I think when I go to China I will teach them.
We would talk about the birds and flowers and grass and Jumbo and Pearl.
Later, when she was able to talk about it, she said: Poor Ginger!
The old prince said that if he was ill it was only because of Princess Mary: that she purposely worried and irritated him, and that by indulgence and silly talk she was spoiling little Prince Nicholas.
"It's all very well for you, Ivan Sidorych, to talk," said the first tradesman angrily.
On the other hand, Alex needed to be in a position where he was forced to actually talk to his father.
I really don't want to talk about it.
Only a fairy country could have veg'table people; and only in a fairy country could Eureka and Jim talk as we do.
I and teacher did go to church sunday mr. lane did read in book and talk Lady did play organ.
But soon they learned some Dutch words; but they loved their own language and they did not want little boys and girls to forget it and learn to talk funny Dutch.
My teacher told me Tuesday that you wanted to know how I came to wish to talk with my mouth.
Some time when you come and see me in my study in Boston I shall be glad to talk to you about it all if you care to hear.
I would like to feel a parrot talk, it would be so much fun! but I would be pleased with, and love any little creature you send me.
Mr. Warner and Mr. Burroughs, the great lover of nature, came to see us a few days after, and we had a delightful talk with them.
These observations have given me a clue to the method to be followed in teaching Helen language.I SHALL TALK INTO HER HAND AS WE TALK INTO THE BABY'S EARS.
Do you remember we had a talk about cards...
But why talk of me?...
Not only did his contemporaries, carried away by their passions, talk in this way, but posterity and history have acclaimed Napoleon as grand, while Kutuzov is described by foreigners as a crafty, dissolute, weak old courtier, and by Russians as something indefinite--a sort of puppet useful only because he had a Russian name.
When they were out of the village they began talking again as loud as before, interlarding their talk with the same aimless expletives.
In the hut which the men had passed, the chief officers had gathered and were in animated talk over their tea about the events of the day and the maneuvers suggested for tomorrow.
Only when he had understood the peasants' tastes and aspirations, had learned to talk their language, to grasp the hidden meaning of their words, and felt akin to them did he begin boldly to manage his serfs, that is, to perform toward them the duties demanded of him.
Natasha and Pierre, left alone, also began to talk as only a husband and wife can talk, that is, with extraordinary clearness and rapidity, understanding and expressing each other's thoughts in ways contrary to all rules of logic, without premises, deductions, or conclusions, and in a quite peculiar way.
Can I talk to Jonathan?
But maybe as a civilization, we have to talk out loud to figure out where we stand, to make progress.
Let's talk a moment about patriotism and nationalism, words frequently used but seldom clearly defined.
I had known about them for a long time; but I had never thought that I should see them, and talk to them; and I can scarcely realize now that this great pleasure has been mine!
Why, I should have to be a Cicero to talk like a Cicero!...
Only a few hours after my talk with Captain and Mrs. Keller (and they had agreed to everything), Helen took a notion that she wouldn't use her napkin at table.
Then we sit down under a tree, or in the shade of a bush, and talk about it.
I told her that she had better not talk about it any more, but think.
She taught the young people the alphabet, and several of them learned to talk with her.
For weeks we did nothing but talk and read and tell each other stories about Christmas.
We talk and plan and dream about nothing but Boston, Boston, Boston.
"Some beautiful gloves to talk with," she answered.
I have always talked to Helen exactly as I would talk to a seeing and hearing child, and I have insisted that other people should do the same.
To be sure, I take the keenest interest in everything that concerns those who surround me; it is this very interest which makes it so difficult for me to carry on a conversation with some people who will not talk or say what they think, but I should not be sorry to find more friends ready to talk with me now and then about the wonderful things I read.
I have found it a singular luxury to talk across the pond to a companion on the opposite side.
But we love better to talk about it: that we say is our mission.
In the midst of his talk he glanced round at her.
I don't like you to talk like that.
Well, talk as much as you can, anyway.
In the darkness, it seemed as though a gloomy unseen river was flowing always in one direction, humming with whispers and talk and the sound of hoofs and wheels.
Fires were lighted and the talk became more audible.
"Now you, young prince, what's your name?" said Prince Bolkonski, turning to Anatole, "come here, let us talk and get acquainted."
"As to your business," Prince Andrew continued, addressing Boris, "we will talk of it later" (and he looked round at Rostov).
When the review was over, the newly arrived officers, and also Kutuzov's, collected in groups and began to talk about the awards, about the Austrians and their uniforms, about their lines, about Bonaparte, and how badly the latter would fare now, especially if the Essen corps arrived and Prussia took our side.
But the talk in every group was chiefly about the Emperor Alexander.
When he entered, Prince Andrew, his eyes drooping contemptuously (with that peculiar expression of polite weariness which plainly says, "If it were not my duty I would not talk to you for a moment"), was listening to an old Russian general with decorations, who stood very erect, almost on tiptoe, with a soldier's obsequious expression on his purple face, reporting something.
We'll talk it over, replied Prince Andrew.
Till midday on the nineteenth, the activity--the eager talk, running to and fro, and dispatching of adjutants--was confined to the Emperor's headquarters.
We'll talk it over later on.
Yes, you talk, but try it yourself!
What is there to talk about? said Pierre.
They began talking in whispers, but their talk broke off at every moment.
But I must talk to her.
"But if for reason you don't feel inclined to talk to me," said the old man, "say so, my dear sir."
But the story of the duel, confirmed by Pierre's rupture with his wife, was the talk of society.
"Oh, leave off, you always talk nonsense and keep putting things off-- and this is what comes of it!" said Prince Andrew in an exasperated whisper, evidently meaning to wound his sister.
Prince Andrew spoke with some animation and interest only of the new homestead he was constructing and its buildings, but even here, while on the scaffolding, in the midst of a talk explaining the future arrangements of the house, he interrupted himself:
"What does harm to another is wrong," said Pierre, feeling with pleasure that for the first time since his arrival Prince Andrew was roused, had begun to talk, and wanted to express what had brought him to his present state.
"Come, let's argue then," said Prince Andrew, "You talk of schools," he went on, crooking a finger, "education and so forth; that is, you want to raise him" (pointing to a peasant who passed by them taking off his cap) "from his animal condition and awaken in him spiritual needs, while it seems to me that animal happiness is the only happiness possible, and that is just what you want to deprive him of.
The old prince went up to him and began to talk business.
Come and talk over my business and I'll go away.
Then our talk turned to the interpretation of the seven pillars and steps of the Temple, the seven sciences, the seven virtues, the seven vices, and the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit.
But this is what I'll do, Natasha, I'll have a talk with Boris.
Next day the countess called Boris aside and had a talk with him, after which he ceased coming to the Rostovs'.
This family gathering seemed humiliating to Natasha--as if there were nowhere else for the family to talk but here at the ball.
Gervais intervened with a joke, and the talk reverted to its former lively tone.
All rose and continuing to talk loudly went into the drawing room.
Berg and Vera could not repress their smiles of satisfaction at the sight of all this movement in their drawing room, at the sound of the disconnected talk, the rustling of dresses, and the bowing and scraping.
I must have a talk with you, said Prince Andrew.
Everything was similar: the ladies' subtle talk, the cards, the general raising his voice at the card table, and the samovar and the tea cakes; only one thing was lacking that he had always seen at the evening parties he wished to imitate.
One can't talk about that, said Natasha.
"Don't talk rubbish..." said Prince Andrew, smiling and looking into Pierre's eyes.
I must talk about it to someone.
Next day after her talk with her mother Natasha expected Bolkonski all day, but he did not come.
I had to talk over a very important matter with him.
I only got back last night," he said glancing at Natasha; "I want to have a talk with you, Countess," he added after a moment's pause.
He could talk about rural economy with the count, fashions with the countess and Natasha, and about albums and fancywork with Sonya.
Before he left he had a long talk with his father about something, and Princess Mary noticed that before his departure they were dissatisfied with one another.
As soon as they had passed the fence they all spread out evenly and quietly, without noise or talk, along the road and field leading to the Otradnoe covert.
Nicholas, not stopping to talk to the man, asked his sister and Petya to wait for him and rode to the spot where the enemy's, Ilagin's, hunting party was.
"No, you have not understood me, don't let us talk about it," she replied, wiping away her tears.
Natasha sat down, listened to their talk with a serious and thoughtful air, and then got up again.
The same faces, the same talk, Papa holding his cup and blowing in the same way! thought Natasha, feeling with horror a sense of repulsion rising up in her for the whole household, because they were always the same.
In the middle of their talk in the sitting room, Dimmler came in and went up to the harp that stood there in a corner.
In Moscow Princess Mary had no one to talk to, no one to whom to confide her sorrow, and much sorrow fell to her lot just then.
The whole expression of his face told her that he had not forgotten the morning's talk, that his decision remained in force, and only the presence of visitors hindered his speaking of it to her now.
Princess Mary as she sat listening to the old men's talk and faultfinding, understood nothing of what she heard; she only wondered whether the guests had all observed her father's hostile attitude toward her.
When they had last met on the old prince's name day, she had answered at random all his attempts to talk sentimentally, evidently not listening to what he was saying.
Don't talk about it, Natasha.
There was talk of his intrigues with some of the ladies, and he flirted with a few of them at the balls.
She was still too agitated by the encounter to be able to talk of the affair calmly.
Everyone got up and began to move about and talk, dressmakers came again.
Well, I had a talk with him....
If your betrothed comes here now--there will be no avoiding a quarrel; but alone with the old man he will talk things over and then come on to you.
"Don't talk nonsense!" cried Marya Dmitrievna.
Don't talk nonsense, just listen! said Natasha, with momentary vexation.
And don't talk to me, don't, don't.
But why talk nonsense!
"When I tell you that I must talk to you!..." repeated Pierre.
At dinner the talk turned on the war, the approach of which was becoming evident.
He became still more absorbed in his task when the Russian general entered, and after glancing over his spectacles at Balashev's face, which was animated by the beauty of the morning and by his talk with Murat, he did not rise or even stir, but scowled still more and sneered malevolently.
He evidently wanted to do all the talking himself, and continued to talk with the sort of eloquence and unrestrained irritability to which spoiled people are so prone.
Napoleon was in that state of irritability in which a man has to talk, talk, and talk, merely to convince himself that he is in the right.
In the evening, when Prince Andrew went to him and, trying to rouse him, began to tell him of the young Count Kamensky's campaign, the old prince began unexpectedly to talk about Princess Mary, blaming her for her superstitions and her dislike of Mademoiselle Bourienne, who, he said, was the only person really attached to him.
Prince Andrew, listening to this polyglot talk and to these surmises, plans, refutations, and shouts, felt nothing but amazement at what they were saying.
Rostov riding in front gave the order "Forward!" and the hussars, with clanking sabers and subdued talk, their horses' hoofs splashing in the mud, defiled in fours and moved along the broad road planted with birch trees on each side, following the infantry and a battery that had gone on in front.
Petya had come rushing out to talk to his namesake about this affair.
Many voices shouted and talked at the same time, so that Count Rostov had not time to signify his approval of them all, and the group increased, dispersed, re-formed, and then moved with a hum of talk into the largest hall and to the big table.
Tikhon, what did we talk about at dinner?
The dust always hung motionless above the buzz of talk that came from the resting troops.
He wished to talk to him himself.
Don't talk nonsense to me.
(This was before his talk with Dron.)
It was sad and painful for him to talk to Tikhon who did not understand him.
"The old men have met to talk over the business of the commune," replied the peasant, moving away.
Come with me, we'll have a talk, said he.
* It is the talk of all Moscow.
All right, one can't talk--how tiresome!
What is 'the talk of all Moscow'?
The officer, evidently glad of an opportunity for a talk, moved up to Pierre.
The officers gazed with surprise at Pierre's huge stout figure and listened to his talk of Moscow and the position of our army, round which he had ridden.
You talk about our position, the left flank weak and the right flank too extended, he went on.
They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!
She incoherently described the depths of the forest, her feelings, and a talk with a beekeeper she met, and constantly interrupted her story to say: No, I can't!
Having ordered punch and summoned de Beausset, he began to talk to him about Paris and about some changes he meant to make in the Empress' household, surprising the prefect by his memory of minute details relating to the court.
They talk about medicine--what is the good of medicine when it can't cure a cold!
All their faces were now shining with that latent warmth of feeling Pierre had noticed the day before and had fully understood after his talk with Prince Andrew.
They seemed not to have expected him to talk like anybody else, and the discovery that he did so delighted them.
Talk was rarely heard in the ranks, and it ceased altogether every time the thud of a successful shot and the cry of "stretchers!" was heard.
Around him, eagerly listening to his talk, a crowd of wounded and stretcher-bearers was gathered.
From all this talk he saw only one thing: that to defend Moscow was a physical impossibility in the full meaning of those words, that is to say, so utterly impossible that if any senseless commander were to give orders to fight, confusion would result but the battle would still not take place.
* Oh, Mamma, don't talk nonsense!
They do not talk, but act.
She was roused from her reverie by the talk of the maids in the next room (which was theirs) and by the sound of their hurried footsteps going to the back porch.
How can you talk such nonsense?
"Talk indeed!" cried the thin one.
"Why talk nonsense?" rejoined voices in the crowd.
He had a habit of stopping short in the middle of his talk and gazing intently with his laughing, kindly eyes.
In Petersburg and in the provinces at a distance from Moscow, ladies, and gentlemen in militia uniforms, wept for Russia and its ancient capital and talked of self-sacrifice and so on; but in the army which retired beyond Moscow there was little talk or thought of Moscow, and when they caught sight of its burned ruins no one swore to be avenged on the French, but they thought about their next pay, their next quarters, of Matreshka the vivandiere, and like matters.
When he had parted from Malvintseva Nicholas wished to return to the dancing, but the governor's little wife placed her plump hand on his sleeve and, saying that she wanted to have a talk with him, led him to her sitting room, from which those who were there immediately withdrew so as not to be in her way.
She did not talk about her brother, diverting the conversation as soon as her aunt mentioned Andrew.
He passed four days in the coach house near the Crimean bridge and during that time learned, from the talk of the French soldiers, that all those confined there were awaiting a decision which might come any day from the marshal.
He liked to talk and he talked well, adorning his speech with terms of endearment and with folk sayings which Pierre thought he invented himself, but the chief charm of his talk lay in the fact that the commonest events--sometimes just such as Pierre had witnessed without taking notice of them--assumed in Karataev's a character of solemn fitness.
"Why talk of me?" she said quietly and glanced at Natasha.
Neither in his presence nor out of it did they weep, nor did they ever talk to one another about him.
Here and now for the first time he fully appreciated the enjoyment of eating when he wanted to eat, drinking when he wanted to drink, sleeping when he wanted to sleep, of warmth when he was cold, of talking to a fellow man when he wished to talk and to hear a human voice.
At seven in the morning a French convoy in marching trim, wearing shakos and carrying muskets, knapsacks, and enormous sacks, stood in front of the sheds, and animated French talk mingled with curses sounded all along the lines.
They spoke of personal reminiscences, of amusing scenes they had witnessed during the campaign, and avoided all talk of their present situation.
He wanted to talk to them.
"Don't talk Russian," said Dolokhov in a hurried whisper, and at that very moment they heard through the darkness the challenge: "Qui vive?" * and the click of a musket.
Having ridden up the road, on both sides of which French talk could be heard around the campfires, Dolokhov turned into the courtyard of the landowner's house.
Don't talk nonsense! said a sergeant major.
The soldier said no more and the talk went on.
"But they don't understand our talk at all," said the dancer with a puzzled smile.
Why talk rubbish, lout that you are--a real peasant! came rebukes from all sides addressed to the jesting soldier.
"It's a pleasure to talk to a man like that; he is not like our provincials," he would say.
Shall I have a talk with him and see what he thinks?
When Princess Mary returned to her room after her nocturnal talk with Pierre, Natasha met her on the threshold.
Let us talk about you.
I do not know why a certain event occurs; I think that I cannot know it; so I do not try to know it and I talk about chance.
I see a force producing effects beyond the scope of ordinary human agencies; I do not understand why this occurs and I talk of genius.
"Oh, Nicholas, how can you talk like that?" cried Sonya, hardly able to conceal her delight.
That's all poetry and old wives' talk--all that doing good to one's neighbor!
Once she had a talk with her friend Natasha about Sonya and about her own injustice toward her.
Thanks to Denisov the conversation at table soon became general and lively, and she did not talk to her husband.
And everything annoyed her--Denisov's shouting and laughter, Natasha's talk, and especially a quick glance Sonya gave her.
Mary, don't talk nonsense.
"Yes, Pierre always was a dreamer and always will be," he continued, returning to the talk in the study which had evidently disturbed him.
Natasha was so used to this kind of talk with her husband that for her it was the surest sign of something being wrong between them if Pierre followed a line of logical reasoning.
At the end of the eighteenth century there were a couple of dozen men in Paris who began to talk about all men being free and equal.
It isn't one of those things you can talk through, I guess.
I guess maybe hearing people talk... about their marriage.
"I'll talk to him," he whispered.
If only Alex could talk to his father that way.
I guess it does sound dull when I talk about it, but it's never dull to me, and Alex seems to be happy with things.
Was that why Alex didn't want to talk to her about it?
It was the perfect opportunity to talk to Alex about their finances.
She has to talk to father about it and she will call back later this morning to let me know when she will be here.
The doctor will be in to talk to you in a few minutes.
On the other hand, Alex needed to be in a position where he was forced to actually talk to his father.
I'll talk to you later.
If she could talk to her family, maybe she could clear all this up.
I just want to talk to you.
Then don't talk so loud.
I'd rather not talk about it.
What was down that path that no one wanted to talk about, and why did Giddon insist that his houseguest should not wander around alone?
If they could talk, what tales these hills could tell.
All this talk about bears was frightening her.
It wasn't something she wanted to talk about.
He won't talk to me, but he isn't slamming anything around.
I want to talk to you.
Then, again, if he did want to talk to her about something, this was the perfect opportunity.
"And talk," he interrupted, tugging her away from the door.
Talk about a distraction.
Maybe you could even talk him into going to the doctor - or at least calling the doctor.
I'll talk to you later.
It simply wasn't like Rachel to talk that way.
You can talk to her after I'm done.
Don't you know people talk about a woman who spends weeks out here with men - and men start to get ideas.
After all he had done, he dared talk to her as if she were a child.
She watched them talk for a few minutes.
She wanted to talk to Bordeaux about it, but they were moving so fast that conversation was impossible.
They had to talk about everything.
"Can your horse talk?" she asked.
"I've heard animals talk before," said Dorothy, "and no harm came of it."
So let us cease this talk of skull crushing and converse upon more pleasant subjects.
Filmmakers such as James Cameron and George Lucas used to talk about putting off film projects to wait for the computer technology to catch up to their visions.
We won't talk at this point about the distribution of that wealth; that will come later.
When we talk about it in terms of scarcity, we usually mean clean water in a certain location is scarce.
Your natural expectation would be that they would talk, at least as well as Scooby does.
When I talk about this future, a future in which machines will do more and more of the work people do now, I always get some variant of the same question: What about the people who lose their jobs to machines and don't have any other skills?
Plus, we have powers formerly attributed to the ancient gods; we can fly, talk to people in other places, and see what is happening elsewhere.
Now, there is talk of war.
We could go on here and talk about other military powers and alliances, but the simple fact is that large countries are less willing to risk war in defense of small ones.
What joy to talk with other children in my own language!
In the evening, by the campfire, the men played cards and whiled away the hours in talk and sport.
I do not know why it is, but stories in which animals are made to talk and act like human beings have never appealed to me very strongly.
They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.
At eleven I talk with teacher and at twelve I study zoology.
I am very much delighted to hear of your new acquisition--that you "talk with your mouth" as well as with your fingers.
We had a long talk with Dr. Bell.
I had a good, frank talk with Mrs. Keller, and explained to her how difficult it was going to be to do anything with Helen under the existing circumstances.
If I refuse to talk to her, she spells into her own hand, and apparently carries on the liveliest conversation with herself.
Her heart was full of trouble, and she wanted to talk about it.
I do not think anyone can read, or talk for that matter, until he forgets words and sentences in the technical sense.
I HAVE TRIED FROM THE BEGINNING TO TALK NATURALLY TO HELEN AND TO TEACH HER TO TELL ME ONLY THINGS THAT INTEREST HER AND ASK QUESTIONS ONLY FOR THE SAKE OF FINDING OUT WHAT SHE WANTS TO KNOW.
I don't know what I should have done, had some of the young people not learned to talk with her.
Robert and I will run and jump and hop and dance and swing and talk about birds and flowers and trees and grass and Jumbo and Pearl will go with us.
She said, "They read and talk loud to people to be good."
I have found it a convenient medium of communicating with Helen when she is at some distance from me, for it enables me to talk with her by tapping upon the floor with my foot.
Teach them to think and read and talk without self-repression, and they will write because they cannot help it.
Why do you not teach me to talk like them?
I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well.
Talk of a divinity in man!
As if the main object were to talk fast and not to talk sensibly.
Next to us is not the workman whom we have hired, with whom we love so well to talk, but the workman whose work we are.
By George, I could talk all day!
Don't joke; I mean to have a serious talk with you.
"We will talk of it later," said Anna Pavlovna with a smile.
"How can he talk like that?" thought Pierre.
The countess wished to have a tÃªte-Ã -tÃªte talk with the friend of her childhood, Princess Anna Mikhaylovna, whom she had not seen properly since she returned from Petersburg.
But don't let's talk about me; tell me how you managed everything.
His conversation always related entirely to himself; he would remain calm and silent when the talk related to any topic that had no direct bearing on himself.
It was just the moment before a big dinner when the assembled guests, expecting the summons to zakuska, * avoid engaging in any long conversation but think it necessary to move about and talk, in order to show that they are not at all impatient for their food.
I know, I know how hard it is for you to talk or think of such matters.
"Ah, that's the way to talk French," said the picket soldiers.
"If anyone finds this silence inconvenient, let him talk, but I don't want to," he seemed to say.
"I... but no, I will talk to you later on," and with a strange light in his eyes and restlessness in his movements, Prince Andrew approached Natasha and sat down beside her.
How can one talk to the masters like that?
Let's have a talk, said Kutuzov.
The men were forbidden to talk out loud, to smoke their pipes, or to strike a light, and they tried to prevent their horses neighing.
But people who talk like that either do not know what they are talking about or deliberately deceive themselves.
Having taken precautions against the general drunkenness to be expected on the morrow because it was a great saint's day, he returned to dinner, and without having time for a private talk with his wife sat down at the long table laid for twenty persons, at which the whole household had assembled.
"I won't talk about it any more," she said cheerfully.
I can talk, Alex said, his voice still firm but gentle.
Right now she wanted to talk to Dulce.
He says he wants to talk to you.
It had been in all the local papers, but she wasn't sure she could talk about it without getting emotional.
She needed to talk to him, but not here in front of the owner.
I thought you might want to talk about it.
She wants to talk to you.
One day the Mice met to talk about the great harm that she was doing them.
Prince Andrew again interrupted him, let us talk business.
At the men's end of the table the talk grew more and more animated.
"My dear Princess Catherine Semenovna," began Prince Vasili impatiently, "I came here not to wrangle with you, but to talk about your interests as with a kinswoman, a good, kind, true relation.
From politeness and to start conversation, they asked him a few questions about the army and the battle, and then the talk went off into merry jests and gossip.
She wanted to talk to you about something.
I'll talk to you later.
Let us talk about you, he added after a silence, smiling at his reassuring thoughts.
You can always talk to me about your troubles, you know.
From all sides were heard the footsteps and talk of the infantry, who were walking, driving past, and settling down all around.
Ah, don't talk to me!
After her talk with Pierre, Anna Mikhaylovna returned to the Rostovs' and went to bed.
"How can one talk or think of such trifles?" thought Pierre.
Princess Mary will take her there and show her over, and they'll talk nineteen to the dozen.
When they had gone by, the same stream of soldiers followed, with the same kind of talk, and at last all stopped.