To-do sentence example
For a minute there, I was ready to do just that.
You need to do something about her.
Right now we have to do something about this traffic.
Well, whatever we do, I'd like to do it as a family.
Maybe lifting had nothing to do with it.Advertisement
It was going to be nice having nothing to do but enjoy their little family for the next two weeks.
Not that one had anything to do with the other, but the technology of surrogacy would have been inconceivable back then.
Perhaps it was a foolish thing to do.
Then he turned to do it all in reverse.
It was probably the first money, other than the air fares, Señor Medena had been able to spend on Alex - and even then he had to do it through Felipa.Advertisement
Even as she thought it, she knew her anger had nothing to do with their heritage.
Will you show me how to do that?
If I didn't want to do what he said I'd tell him so - and he would listen to my reasons.
Her sadness had nothing to do with not appreciating their fortune.
He doesn't force me to do what he wants.Advertisement
How did he always manage to do that?
When she talked to people, she liked to do it face to face.
He wasn't going to do this.
Fighting with each other wasn't going to do anything but play into the hands of those instigating the trouble.
That wasn't easy to do when a person was physically and emotionally exhausted.Advertisement
The logical thing to do was leave, but she had a good job and she wasn't sure there was anything untoward going on.
Too head strong to do what you know is best.
Could it have something to do with Quinn's experimental stuff?
All she had to do was find a way to prevent them from crippling her logic for now.
He wants us to do everything he says without question.Advertisement
Why would she want to do that?
It wasn't in him to do that.
Go brush your teeth - and whatever else you need to do.
I'm sorry I kept you waiting, but Tessa had nothing to do with it.
I've never had anything to do with drugs.Advertisement
He didn't want anything to do with them, so they didn't exist.
I don't have the money to do anything right now.
One way to do that is to make sure they don't have all the facts.
I'm sure that had a lot to do with it - that and the connections.
I mean, you don't need to do that.Advertisement
Maybe it had something to do with his investments.
So exactly what is it that Dulce wants you to do?
I just want to do my part, and I can't if I don't have all the facts.
Right now all he wanted to do was get it over with.
As for sitting around doing nothing, I'm going to do something about that.Advertisement
No doubt he was ready to do exactly that by now.
His concern probably had little to do with her safety, though.
We'll have to do this more often.
It was her turn to do some studying.
I think the best thing to do is try to remember all the good times you had.Advertisement
Any excursion there after today would be against his instructions, but what she planned to do there wouldn't exactly be sanctioned anyway.
No, a restraining order wouldn't stop him from finding me if he wanted to, and it might just make him mad enough to do something worse.
I figured that if Giddon was using a pseudonym, he would have to either do his banking with his own name or fill out some kind of paperwork to do business under another name.
Now, if I was trying to hide my identity, the last thing I would want her to do would be to file a police report while she was living under my roof.
This doesn't have anything to do with you fretting about my weight, does it?Advertisement
But what you going to do when you have children of your own?
Without intending to do so, her gaze fell to his hand on her knee.
For a moment she was too startled to do anything but stand there.
What does that have to do with it?
All she had to do was set her mind to it.
Then a woman has to do the best she can on her own.
Anyway, my point was that women are expected to do all the things I'm doing on this job.
That was something she didn't want to do.
When she signed on, she said none of us have to do her work.
What are you going to do?
There was only one thing left to do.
She had spent too much time hating him to do that all in one day, though.
The rest of the time you're free to do as you please.
Good for him, but what does that have to do with me working for him?
He offered to do that.
The first thing she needed to do was the dishes.
There was enough to do around here and she intended to earn her pay - without supervision.
I'm here to do a job.
All you have to do is lay down the ground rules.
If you don't want me to feed it, all you have to do is say so.
Only if this is all I have to do.
If you figure out a way to do this all day and still make the ranch turn a profit, you could make a fortune teaching your method at seminars.
No, I simply think there is a proper way to do things, and humans have a habit of doing what pleases them at the moment, not what is best for the future.
She needed something else to do - something creative.
Cindy, how would you like to do some redecorating for me?
She knew what she liked, and it rarely had anything to do with what was in style.
Actually, I haven't had enough to do around here lately.
I... You don't have to do that.
The arms that rescued her continued to cradle her gently, and what the fall had failed to do to her heart beat, his close proximity completed.
Get on in there and set yourself a place - or do I have to do that?
All she had to do was put her mind to it.
It would be disrespectful of Cade for her to do anything but defend his honor.
Unsure what to do with her hands, she rested them on his arms.
If it was a tornado, standing next to glass doors wasn't the smartest thing to do.
It was too late or too early to do anything about it now.
Actually, it could stand a good washing and a paint job, but surely he didn't expect her to do that.
The best thing to do was to calmly tell him she would rather not go.
You don't have to do that.
That's what you pay me to do.
The smartest thing for her to do was to pack up and leave.
Then what are you going to do?
It was going to be hard enough to work at the diner, but it was something she was going to have to do.
Howie doesn't have to work but he still suffers from head trauma, is pretty depressed and frankly, doesn't know what to do with himself.
Next, you'll tell me you've forgotten how to do dishes too.
There are lots of folks who would use their genie-wish to do just that.
I'm worried about Howie but I don't know what to do.
What does Howie have to do with ironing clothes and reaping hay?
You're the person who suggested this; tell me what to do.
We don't know if Quinn's paraphernalia has anything to do with your dreams.
He doesn't want to let go, but he doesn't know what to do next.
I'm stuck here over the weekend anyway... with nothing much to do.
It's like a gift I've been given and I'm supposed to do something with it and if I don't, I'm...
We don't even know if the plants have anything to do with it.
This is what I want you to do tomorrow morning.
He refused to do stuff like that.
All I'm trying to do is get a handle on why his brain is doing this to him.
Just tell us what to do.
What are you going to do with this... gift?
What are we going to do?
We have to do it!
I understand but I want to do it, in spite of the nightmares and the risks.
Granted, what we accomplished was monumental, but coming across a similar situation and duplicating what we were able to do might not occur very often.
You know Howie didn't want to do it.
My husband has taken time away from school he shouldn't have and is pressuring me to do the same at the hospital.
I don't know what to do.
We weren't sure what to do or even if we should report Howie's feelings.
We all want to do more, but we can't afford the time away from life to do as much as we want.
You don't seem to have anything to do.
I was at a loss what to do.
What do you plan to do?
Look, tell me what to do.
Unfortunately, it occurred over night and we couldn't fix the time in spite of three attempts to do so.
While he now had the ability to chase his past, he refused vehemently to do so.
I'd like space to do some independent experiments too.
I wish I'd had more time to do it slowly.
Betsy and Martha surreptitiously scoured the media for results, in spite of our agreement not to do so.
They refused to do so, citing their promise to tipsters of absolute confidentiality.
I'd rather have entertained my house guest than listened to his sniveling and begging but alas, I do what I have to do.
We can always tell each other later if it's to our advantage to do so, but we can't just 'forget' once we know it.
What do you propose to do about it; make him take a vow of celibacy?
We're not supposed to do that!
Ben, tell me what to do!
That's something the law enforcement people don't want to do.
She agreed to do so but said she was ninety percent convinced already and asked me to continue.
I wouldn't ask but I think it's in your best interest to do so.
He'd have some explaining to do about a bullet wound.
You ready to do some fishing?
It was unusual having nothing to do.
I volunteered to mind the store, so to speak, at least for appearance's sake though there was little to do.
No. I had nothing to do with it.
We just had to do the most good possible while we had the chance.
I made a really bad mistake and I don't know what to do.
What did you plan to do?
It would kill him to do so but it means his life, Julie.
Perhaps I was being unfair but everything we'd been able to do was close to ending with a sad whimper, due to the greed of this woman.
While I knew we were helpless to do anything positive in Howie's absence, I never-the-less opened the site where Betsy located cases for our attention.
I know it won't last forever but as long as we can, we have to do everything in our power to keep it alive.
She's as upset as a jilted lover over Quinn's attitude and I'm afraid she's going to do something irrational.
You don't want to do this; you never cheated on Quinn; you told me so.
I don't know where we'll find a place to do our thing; this joint is like a zoo with honking horns and either back-fires or gunshots!
I woke him up but he listened intently while I explained what I wanted he and Howie to do.
Finding a place to do our song and dance is the problem.
All you need to do is tell me where you do your fishing and who's in the boat.
I've got some checking to do before I whip out the bible and swear to it.
Leaking this guy's involvement is something you don't want to do.
I hadn't a chance to fill Betsy in on my conversation Frank Vasapolli and was anxious to do so.
It's like we try to do good and theses unintended side effects occur; the deputy sheriff in Alabama, that Youngblood jerk in California, plus the parents murdered just so the discovery of their child's abduction would be delayed.
This aunt I never met... or maybe I did but don't know it... she thinks I'm like practically a priest and she wants me to do all this stuff at the memorial service, for our side of the family!
If I'd taken an instant to do so, I know I'd have pissed my pants where I stood.
I crawled to my knees and vomited, and thinking I'd die my throat hurt so badly to do so.
This creature I'll avoid when I come calling, which I soon plan to do.
She was scared to death to do it but she did great.
No. She addressed it to us and said she hates to do it but it's time to stop what we've all been working on for the last nine months.
We'll figure out what to do when we're all together.
God, I don't know what to do!
But now Quinn's gone too, so Howie couldn't go back even if he got up his courage to do it!
Tell your dog you've got a lot of explaining to do.
Your friends in Washington didn't feel the need to do any explaining.
I just ask one thing; will you take my word for one item and if you stop this vehicle you'll have more reward than you'll know what to do with.
Julie should be with Molly; I know, but I don't know what to do.
Then she added, "Julie practically begged me to bring Molly out there and help the both of them to get back home, whatever it takes to do so."
I left the station, not sure what to do next.
We'd go twenty, thirty miles away to do our business, moving to different towns.
My mind jingled with questions of recidivism of his souls, the operation he'd alleged to have personally endured and if others had followed suit, or, if he encouraged them to do so.
Julie and Molly had catching up to do so they adjoined to their room, with plans for the pool later.
I'll ship it back and safe keep it, but I don't want anything else to do with it.
While I had no right to do so, if Martha and Quinn had effectively abandoned their home, why not?
We know what to do.
When I think back, it's difficult to believe I found the strength to do so.
I know how you don't want to do this but put your feelings aside, for Betsy's and Molly's sake.
She has nothing to do with it!
Not with standing this, I resolved not to do all in my power to keep Molly from suffering his abuse.
All you have to do is pick up, and I'll answer.
All he ever wanted to do was play with his stupid baseball, and she'd taken it and thrown it into the forest.
I'm sorry, Dusty, but I had to do it and I can't tell you why.
What are you going to do with me?
He has to do that, or he'd be in violation of rule number one.
He didn't want to, even though he had a ton of things to do.
It had something to do with the beautiful woman before him who made him feel for the first time in years.
He already felt the loss of her calm energy, but he had no idea what to do about it.
I don't care what happens to me, but I don't ever mean to do something that would make you get hurt.
Sofi said not to do that, and I did.
You'll probably have some explaining to do to her, though.
What am I meant to do?
What you think you're meant to do.
She's smart enough to figure out what to do.
She didn't know what else to do.
It had something to do with Bianca, with destroying where he'd started with her.
You don't want to do this, Czerno.
He shouldn't question what to do.
You have everything you need to make things right, Dusty, as long as you're willing to do what you must.
He felt compelled towards them, as if whatever it was he was supposed to do had to be done with one in front of him.
If he had anything to do with it, he wouldn't let her leave his side again.
What do I need to do to right this?
What's this have to do with me?
She didn't believe she'd turn into a princess any more than she believed she wanted anything to do with killing anyone.
Instead, he had to do this the way humans did.
No one wants anything to do with something like you, he reminded her.
I'll find someone else to do the job.
I'm going to do my best to kill him before he kills you.
His tingling senses awoke him, but he was too weak to do more than look around the room.
The kid was hard to read, and she guessed his anger had more to do with his struggle to understand his new role than the vamps who clearly had no respect for him.
Jenn, I think … I'm not sure what to do.
Xander gave a quick bow in response before meeting her gaze with a look that warned her she wouldn't like what Jonny had just told him to do.
You gotta keep her alive while Damian figures out what to do.
He refused to do as we said and kill his target.
Damian, however, was impressed he was able to do it at all.
I'd hoped not to have to do this, but I can't wait for you to figure it out.
Their bond felt permanent, and she had no idea what to do about it.
Her father was dangerous, even if she didn't yet know what he was trying to do.
But what exactly are we going to do?
And I can't wait for Jonny to figure out how to do his job.
What does this have to do with Darian?
Darian wants nothing to do with any woman after what he's been through.
She doesn't tell people what to do.
There was a moment of silence, and she could almost see Sondra assessing what to do.
Damian opened his PDA to do a quick search on the number.
The others fanned out, and she suddenly felt like a lamb surrounded by a wolf pack trying to decide what to do with her.
He could guess what Dusty was pissed about, and it didn't have anything to do with women or rearranging his sectors.
I don't know what to do with a crying woman, Han had typed.
He didn't know if she'd understand—or forgive him—for what he was about to do to her.
I mourn him, but he died doing what he was trained to do.
Did you remember to do as I told you?
The other two were too occupied by whatever happened to do more than glance at the newcomer.
He didn't know what to do.
Black isn't supposed to do that.
Your Oracle and Darian had to do the real work.
They left her beyond confused, terrified and certain she didn't want anything to do with Darkyn right now.
The impulse to do as he bid was too strong.
Deidre's breathing was ragged as she tried to process what she was about to do.
She was saving lives, yes, but she wished there was a different way to do it.
I want nothing to do with you.
Her eyes filled with tears, but she forced herself to do it.
Because it pleased me to do so.
Why did you have to do that?
In it was her bucket list, a list of things she hoped to do before she died from the terminal brain tumor she no longer possessed.
You weren't willing to do that for me.
I didn't know what to do after you showed me those pictures, Rhyn.
Darkyn was right; she still had feelings for Death, and she didn't know what to do about them.
It had to do with the tumor.
It had nothing to do with you or how I felt.
Her thoughts went to the good she might be able to do from Hell.
I'm trying to do what I feel is right, and I'm terrified that you will hurt him.
I want to do what's right, too, but don't even know what that is.
I've been trying to think of how to do that.
She planted her hands on her hips, tempted but not about to do it, now the she knew he wanted her to.
When the time is right, you'll know what to do with it.
All you have to do is smile a lot and go kiss some babies.
What are you going to do when you reach California?
I used to do this for a living— " "What?
Maybe something to do with her mother—like her mother mistreats her or beats her?
That's what we're going to do.
Dean didn't even offer a quip about Fred's tightness with a buck and his moth-eaten purse as the old man called over a waitress to do the duties.
It all has to do with the light.
When the meal ended and the dishes were put to bed, the three withdrew to the parlor, now empty of guests who were either dining uptown or waiting in line to do so.
What's it got to do with jury duty?
Never mind there were only three hundred die-hard fans with nothing else to do in attendance for the end of the year outing of a last place team.
She's far ahead and has enough in credits to do it.
The word is Miss Larkin's one hot lady—used to be married, but likes variety too much to do it again.
I guess deep down, I'm looking forward to the wedding although there are a million things I have to do first.
They crept forward, still holding hands although it was cumbersome to do so in the closeness of the passageway.
Surely that doesn't have anything to do with whatever the court fight is about.
Because there's nobody standing in front of this desk screaming at me to do something, that's why.
Dean felt compelled to do something even if he didn't know what.
What are you going to do with the finger?
Buoyed by his successful human authentication of Martha's bone, Dean decided to do further snooping.
But much as he hated to do so, it was time to eat the proverbial crow and make peace.
Between that Westlake guy checking his stocks and his Internet auctions and now Joseph and his brother, I hardly get time to do my own business.
It's too easy for kids to get liquor and too little else for them to do with their time.
If sheriffs have to do that sort of thing, you'd better practice.
You're going to have to do much better than that, Mr. Dean.
It didn't have a thing to do with sex.
I went off to college and messed around some—did all the stuff you're supposed to do at that age—but when I came back home ten years later, Paul's wife had died.
Finally, he asked, "What are you going to do with the land if you win the case?"
All we had time to do was fix up a friend of Myrtle's friend's husband's antique car!
All we were trying to do is respond to a little girl's wishes and find out the identity of the skeleton she found.
It doesn't look like the auctioneer had anything to do with switching the bones.
It's what you're paid to do.
That's a hell of a thing to do to a relative!
Fred lost and muttered something about the unfairness of life as he left to do his duty.
He closed the door to Brandon Westlake and told the old photographer-antique collector to come back after nine o'clock, claiming a need to do his own Internet work.
They said he ran over the pass to Telluride—before it was sport to do so.
I asked a darling woman at the courthouse yesterday to do some digging for me.
Hell, I don't know why I did it—it was stupid—just something to do.
What does all that nonsense have to do with vodka or Billy Langstrom?
Because that's what you're paid to do.
Dean volunteered to do supper Sunday night.
I had to do something and I'm not about to drink—too damn early.
It seemed to do the trick.
He's out to get you, or to use me to do it, or get both of us.
They got twenty-four hours to do something.
Any hint what she's going to do?
By this time she was married to Bill Radisson and wanted nothing to do with Mulligan.
The Deans looked at one another, the unspoken question of what to do painted on each face.
That's such a brave thing for a mother to do.
He remained, however, uncertain how to do so without immersing himself further in Lydia Larkin's sordid activities.
He didn't doubt that if it were to her advantage to do so, she'd have no compunction in involving him, however unfairly.
Sometimes he tried to do.
There's nothing more to do.
Both men felt the old man had probably killed him, but Westlake's brief disclosure was insufficient to pursue the matter and as both men were dead, there was little incentive to do so.
I will do to you what I wanted to do to Sasha.
All she had to do was practice for a day or two and then find Gabriel.
Do you know how to do this?
She had to learn to do everything a human did, and she had to learn fast.
She waited her whole life for this moment, and all she was able to do was watch him leave her.
I'm going to do this my way.
He loved touching her and loved even more watching her try to figure out what to do about it.
He swore never to do that to her and now, wouldn't be able to.
It had to do with her trip to Hell, with the deal she made Darkyn.
The human-Deidre was able to do that.
Deidre had bartered for Darkyn to remove the tumor and to do so without pain.
He felt her pain but didn't know what to do about it.
Deities did things differently, but he wasn't about to do what his predecessor would have and demand a favor of someone like Andre.
It has to do with Erik.
Andre didn't deny she was lying to him, which left Gabriel even less certain what to do about his mate.
The longer he thought, the more he realized his frustration had nothing to do with his duties as Death.
It had to do with a certain mate.
The only thing we might be able to do is plug the holes.
She didn't know what to do to return to the heady high she'd been on.
For the first time in her life, Deidre didn't know what to do.
He just didn't know how to do that without making a deal with Darkyn.
Seeing human-Deidre left him pensive, not entirely certain what to do about his own mate.
I just don't know what to do to fix things.
At a loss as to what to do next, he was about to summon Darkyn when the room shook.
Gabriel didn't react, instead motioning to Andre to do something about Rhyn, who was ready to explode.
Josh was gone now, and Lori didn't want anything to do with Destiny.
It had to be difficult to maintain any semblance of authority with a toddler clinging to his face, but he managed to do it.
All she had to do was get up and flip a switch.
No doubt because she didn't have to do it on a regular basis as Alex did.
We need to do something about that bear.
I loved you from the day we met, and it had nothing to do with guilt or pity.
Lori, we had nothing to do with the making of the will.
All I know is that Carmen had nothing to do with this.
Of course he was going to do everything in his power to stay alive.
She had been taking care of everything to do with their homes for the last few years, so that was familiar territory.
What does that have to do with Alex?
Honestly, I didn't have anything to do with that.
They had to do something to help her.
Many times she caught herself wondering what Alex would do and what he would want her to do under the circumstances.
I don't know if I'm supposed to do that.
Now who taught you to do that?