Understand sentence example

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  • 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.
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  • We all understand intuitively there is plenty of food in the world.
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  • Now I understand why you were crying.
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  • To understand this problem, consider our relationship with knowledge over the centuries.
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  • I can't even understand it.
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  • "You don't understand," she said, her voice breaking with emotion.
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  • I don't understand how we could have missed him.
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  • If he lived to be a hundred he'd never understand women.
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  • We cannot understand it nor the reason of it.
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  • If they cannot understand that, they cannot understand much that I have to say.
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  • They thought her too young to understand words like coma and deteriorating, and they accused her of lying when she said she could help him.
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  • Alex was romantic enough to understand the sentimental significance of the home she had inherited.
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  • My mother, moreover, succeeded in making me understand a good deal.
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  • Oh, I can understand why you would want to deceive people, I just don't understand how you can involve your family in such a thing – especially Tammy!
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  • But you don't need those numbers; I understand you've done your homework searching public records.
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  • That wasn't the point she was trying to make, but maybe a man would never understand what she was talking about.
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  • I never did understand why Dad married her.
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  • When new technology comes out, we generally understand it in terms of what it displaces.
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  • In the electrical building we examined the telephones, autophones, phonographs, and other inventions, and he made me understand how it is possible to send a message on wires that mock space and outrun time, and, like Prometheus, to draw fire from the sky.
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  • I understand you have a big ranch west of here.
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  • My dog friends seem to understand my limitations, and always keep close beside me when I am alone.
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  • I can't understand why he wants to go to the war, replied Pierre, addressing the princess with none of the embarrassment so commonly shown by young men in their intercourse with young women.
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  • It's just that... well, she doesn't understand him, she stammered.
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  • She did not understand who was to go or where to.
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  • "There ought to be several animals on the jury," said Ozma, "because animals understand each other better than we people understand them.
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  • As if that were important, and there were not enough to understand you without them.
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  • Perhaps I don't understand things, but Austria never has wished, and does not wish, for war.
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  • If it were a war for freedom I could understand it and should be the first to enter the army; but to help England and Austria against the greatest man in the world is not right.
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  • I can understand you not wanting to invest the money for a car, but what's wrong with accepting a ride now and then?
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  • I'm trying to help you understand it.
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  • I could understand why he would be chasing her, but if I'd have known she'd go for a guy older than me...
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  • No; just trying to understand a few things.
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  • We have a natural desire to make beautiful things and a bone-deep need to understand the world we live in and our place in it.
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  • Her words puzzled me very much because I did not then understand anything unless I touched it.
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  • I began to read the Bible long before I could understand it.
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  • "I don't understand it," she ventured.
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  • I do not understand quite what that means.
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  • But if Quinn got drunk and slept with Betsy, like years ago, you'd understand and forgive her, wouldn't you?
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  • All this was so terrible and unreal that he could not understand it at all, and so had good reason to be afraid.
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  • When we were fortunate enough to find a nest I never allowed her to carry the eggs home, making her understand by emphatic signs that she might fall and break them.
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  • They all didn't understand that she couldn't simply run out and get a job like she had in Tulsa.
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  • But I cannot understand the cruelty...
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  • She could understand nothing, think of nothing and feel nothing, except passionate love for her father, love such as she thought she had never felt till that moment.
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  • Princess Mary did not understand what he wanted of her or why he was asking to be discharged.
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  • If only she could understand their words.
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  • By doing this, we will come to understand those conditions better and perhaps prevent them.
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  • Once, when a question puzzled her very much, I suggested that we take a walk and then perhaps she would understand it.
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  • Then he again opened his eyes and said something none of them could understand for a long time, till at last Tikhon understood and repeated it.
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  • I understand you have good people on your payroll.
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  • She did not understand what he was laughing at.
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  • This disposition on the left flank increased Pierre's doubt of his own capacity to understand military matters.
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  • We do understand, or at least try to.
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  • I understand, young man.
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  • I understand the owner is in California.
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  • "I can understand him seeking revenge," she said.
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  • So you understand the whole position of our troops?
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  • Not being a military man I can't say I have understood it fully, but I understand the general position.
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  • A future without disease as we understand the term's meaning today.
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  • Then we will come to understand the outliers better.
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  • She could not understand them, but tried to guess what he was saying and inquiringly repeated the words he uttered.
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  • It was quite impossible to understand these sounds.
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  • Having wrung a submissive "I understand" from Dron, Alpatych contented himself with that, though he not only doubted but felt almost certain that without the help of troops the carts would not be forthcoming.
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  • She felt that she could not understand them however much she might think about them.
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  • He may understand you need the specific time of the incident.
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  • But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
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  • Do you understand what I ask of you?
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  • You can't understand that or how I feel.
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  • The soft bed was warm from her body heat, and she found herself running a hand over the downy comforter while she tried to understand the emotions within her.
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  • You understand him better than I thought.
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  • I don't understand, said he.
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  • Miss Fuller and Miss Sullivan could understand me, but most people would not have understood one word in a hundred.
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  • She couldn't quite understand what the poison was; it wasn't a normal infection, and yet it couldn't be anything else.
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  • She feared for her brother who was in it, was horrified by and amazed at the strange cruelty that impels men to kill one another, but she did not understand the significance of this war, which seemed to her like all previous wars.
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  • "Flesh, bodies, cannon fodder!" he thought, and he looked at his own naked body and shuddered, not from cold but from a sense of disgust and horror he did not himself understand, aroused by the sight of that immense number of bodies splashing about in the dirty pond.
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  • She still didn't understand the depth of her talents or how to control the visions, and being alone and away from her mate made some days unbearable.
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  • We simply don't understand how it can be so.
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  • He couldn't understand why she would say that when she'd been living in his house so long.
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  • You never did understand, Ben.
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  • Do you understand? he asked.
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  • She didn't fully understand what was going on between her father and these people.
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  • I understand what I'm doing, but I don't understand why.
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  • "Jule, you don't understand what—" "I'm starting to understand," Jule said, temper at its limit.
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  • Darkyn is not an easy person to understand or live with, and I'm still not certain at all what to think of him at times.
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  • I don't understand any of this.
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  • I know there was more to why she sought me out but I don't understand what.
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  • I wanted you to understand what it was like to be a deity.
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  • She didn't understand why he'd chosen her of all people.
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  • She.d never understand a man like Kris, who saw the world only in black and white!
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  • "The first was this, which I didn't understand, the second … you remember the second, and the third …" She trailed off, pensive.
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  • But you must understand my people are not like you, are not as accepting of your loose tongue.
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  • What if you can't make them understand?
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  • There's no reason I should expect you to understand.
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  • I don't understand peace, Taran!
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  • It is important to understand clearly the criterion which he applied; it is frequently misapprehended.
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  • The praise of the fair sex in the first poem is exceptional in the literature of his age; and its geniality may help us to understand the author's popularity with his contemporaries.
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  • Some understand her readily; others do not.
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  • I then thought that I did not understand her.
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  • It's so pleasant when you understand your true talents and realize your superiority makes you capable of near impossible goals.
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  • I don't understand what all you do, but he takes it very seriously.
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  • This is a force for peace—to the extent that as we share the same set of cultural references, we understand each other better.
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  • She could only understand Miss Rhoades when she talked about the simplest things.
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  • "I don't understand what is meant by 'a skillful commander,'" replied Prince Andrew ironically.
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  • I'm not telling it right; no, you don't understand, though he encouraged her by saying that he did understand, and he really had understood all she wanted to say.
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  • We understand that you can, in theory, save and save and save and then live off the interest of your savings forever.
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  • I see that I have begun to understand too much.
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  • "I understand," he said gently, "but try to keep your chin up."
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  • Sarah couldn't understand her desire to be alone, but she accepted it.
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  • Then again, maybe he figured she wouldn't understand them if she did look.
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  • I understand that you could not, and cannot, think of yourself, but with my love for you I must do so....
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  • Looking into that semi-sweet chocolate gaze, it was easy to understand why Dulce lost her composure.
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  • I know, we've been all through this before - but I still don't understand.
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  • He must understand what Alex had been through.
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  • I don't want you to give that number to anyone unless it's an emergency, you understand?
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  • There is one thing I still don't understand – it's out of character.
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  • No, I don't understand.
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  • Surely she would understand.
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  • Why Pete hired you instead of a man, I'll never understand.
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  • No, because men have needs and desires women couldn't understand.
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  • I know, but there are a lot of people who don't understand.
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  • That's true but the electrostatic attraction is something we're just beginning to understand.
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  • I understand but I want to do it, in spite of the nightmares and the risks.
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  • I'm sorry, I don't understand.
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  • She seemed to understand and was off to walk Bumpus while I filled in Betsy on my conversation.
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  • As I understand it, the so-called visions were perpetrated with the assistance of a second person, now dead.
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  • But you understand that medical treatment isn't free?
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  • She neared him, sensing a flood of raw emotion she didn't understand.
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  • We've got patrols around-- " "Speck doesn't understand that if even a mosquito leaves the town, there's no way we can stop the spread!"
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  • I don't understand all of it, though.
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  • You will soon see for yourself, and you will understand everything.
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  • Do you understand me? he asked.
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  • Also understand that I'll kill anyone who comes between us and my plans, he warned.
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  • Do you understand me?
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  • "I don't understand any of what you said," she replied.
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  • "I understand," he said and was quiet.
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  • 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.
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  • But I don't understand it.
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  • Sometimes, when he was afraid, he was easy for her to understand.
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  • What she didn't understand was why a vamp would consider it his job to remind her of her mission.
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  • Jule's next words were low and in a tongue she didn't understand.
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  • I'm beginning to understand why the … why your father wants you.
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  • I don't understand what that means, Father.
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  • I know you can't understand that.
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  • He couldn't yet understand the magic in his veins, unleashed by the vamp without any explanation of its depths.
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  • You Guardians don't understand how to bargain.
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  • She was in pain she didn't understand.
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  • Does she understand how important her gift is?
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  • She hesitated, sensing that entering his domain would somehow seal her to a fate she didn't yet understand.
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  • "I do not understand you," she whispered after him.
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  • Tears began to spill again, and she began to understand how Darian felt, utterly alone and abandoned in the corner of her mind.
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  • He didn't understand the ins and outs of their blood bond, but he knew how much she rocked his world when she drank from him earlier.
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  • He began to understand why and couldn't help but feel frustrated at having to find a way to win her instead of command her.
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  • I wanted to explain things to you in a way you'd be able to understand.
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  • "I understand," the Watcher said.
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  • Not the kind you'd understand.
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  • "What do you mean not the kind I'd understand?" she persisted, standing.
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  • Then again, he was a man, and he didn't pretend to understand a woman's mind.
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  • "I do understand how frustrating this all seems when you first join," Linda went on.
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  • "You'd never understand," she replied.
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  • "I completely understand," Sofia said.
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  • Awed by the power she had over him, she began to understand the extent of his solitary existence for the millennia of his life.
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  • While she didn't yet understand the depths of her new world, she found peace in knowing this was indeed her world, too.
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  • Like her other thoughts, this one escaped before she was able to understand its meaning.
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  • You can never understand.
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  • She didn't understand it.
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  • Deidre couldn't understand the relationship and how permanent he claimed it was.
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  • That's an emotion I do understand, she said.
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  • She didn't fully understand the demon senses that Darkyn indicated were part of her now.
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  • Her instincts were at full alarm, but she didn't understand what she had to fear from Gabriel's death dealers.
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  • "I understand," she murmured.
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  • Not because you deserve it, but because I understand you had a weakness that consumed you.
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  • I don't understand his motivation.
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  • I do not understand how you feel as you do.
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  • Trust us to understand and maybe help.
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  • That's why it bothered me so much when Martha seemed to understand so quickly.
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  • Only little Lydia—who I understand was Jill-on-the-job and busted you for racing on her first day on duty.
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  • She stared at him, trying to understand.
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  • I'm beginning to understand what you've gotten yourselves into.
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  • He knew she'd understand.
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  • Then, Fitzgerald added, I understand Mr. Dean was in the area, too, though I don't as yet know why.
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  • I understand from Dawkins' son his old man was paying Josh pretty well to be his mine manager—up until August of 1961 when Josh disappeared.
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  • I understand she slugged him.
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  • "So I understand," Dean answered.
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  • No, you don't understand.
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  • After much discussion, they agreed on the wording: I understand you have an interest in the Lucky Pup mine in Ouray County, Colorado and may be anxious about what was found therein.
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  • Wynn wasn't able to pity her, but he was able to understand the bigger picture.
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  • She didn't understand how, when there was so much beauty around her.
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  • In her mind, she saw only them being happy, finally, after an eternity of struggling to understand one another.
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  • She didn't understand what pain was at that point.
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  • She doesn't understand the human world yet.
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  • She didn't understand how humans could feel so much and still function when she was overwhelmed.
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  • She doesn't understand how unlikely that is.
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  • He wasn't going to understand what she'd done.
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  • She didn't understand exactly why, except that Gabe was locked out of the underworld.
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  • That issue, she should understand how to fix.
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  • She didn't understand what her instincts were trying to tell her, but right now, they wanted her to climb a tree to see the lake from above.
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  • "Cora, I think I understand," she said.
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  • I realized then you'd never understand or accept me for who I was.
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  • You didn't have the ability to understand.
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  • He didn't understand what.
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  • Deidre glanced at Darkyn in puzzlement, and Gabriel realized she didn't yet understand the depth of the Dark One's obligation to her.
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  • What he didn't understand: why.
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  • Deidre didn't understand how that was possible.
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  • I understand if you hate me.
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  • Deidre held no warmth at all for Darkyn, but she could understand that the girl didn't belong in this mess.
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  • He didn't understand it at the time.
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  • I never could understand why she would want to give up her own child.
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  • Maybe it was a relationship that was difficult for the modern wife to understand.
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  • Even when they didn't understand the cause, they empathized with the emotion.
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  • When they talked to him, he seemed to understand, but he didn't respond.
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  • It was hard to believe he didn't understand the source of her distress, and yet he acted as though he was baffled.
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  • He couldn't possibly know or understand, but he seemed to sense something was wrong between them.
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  • Her sign language vocabulary had increased, but many things were still difficult to understand.
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  • She'd been asked that question more than once while out and didn't understand it, unless it was some sort of odd Southern greeting.
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  • "I understand," he managed.
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  • She laughed, knowing he couldn't possibly understand why she found it funny.
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  • "I didn't understand any of that," Logan said but returned her hug.
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  • If you don't want to forgive me or can't, I understand, she started.
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  • He cleared it, pushing aside the haze of alcohol and the pain he sensed but didn't understand the source of.
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  • If you want me to get a hotel room, I totally understand.
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  • Yes, but I don't understand how to use them yet.
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  • In that case, I understand completely.
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  • But past-Deidre had motivations deeper than anything I could understand.
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  • She didn't understand it, not when he obviously had another woman.
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  • No matter what he said, she'd heard enough about past-Deidre to understand there was much more to their relationship.
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  • "I understand," she said at last.
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  • She didn't understand him.
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  • The power of an Ancient is beyond anything humans can understand.
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  • He was too cagey for her to understand what he felt.
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  • I don't expect a human to understand.
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  • He spoke in tear-filled gibberish she didn't understand, and she moved away to the door.
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  • Too surprised to understand what exactly was happening, she obeyed the police officer's instructions to sit down and shut up and sat in the quiet police station reception area.
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  • Gabriel didn't need to understand modern science.
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  • It's a long story, one you don't necessarily need to know to understand your circumstances.
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  • Did humans understand both their universal significance and their individual insignificance?
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  • Sasha was not a hard creature to understand.
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  • He spoke a smattering of words she didn't understand.
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  • He didn't understand why the self-proclaimed guardian of humans would drag such a helpless creature into this web of evil.
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  • Would she ever understand him?
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  • Nothing a blood monkey could understand.
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  • "You don't seem to understand how important you are," he said at last with barely restrained impatience.
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  • She didn't exactly understand the sensation except that she didn't ever want that feeling to end.
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  • She.d never understand how Kris could treat his own half-brother as he did.
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  • You must understand there is a reason behind what I ask of you that will not become clear for some time.
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  • She left him alone in the dark with his thoughts, and he began to understand more how his friend Rhyn felt in a world that was pitted against him.
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  • You wouldn.t understand.
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  • The Council meeting was a bust, and there was more tension in the air than he could understand.
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  • She didn.t understand much of the Immortal world, but she knew Death always won.
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  • Someone like you could never understand.
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  • You.re right, Kris, I can.t understand how you could turn your back on the person who needed you most and justify it with your shortsighted arrogance.
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  • "I don.t understand," Kris said with a frown.
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  • I understand you want to go to the convent.
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  • Fury she didn.t understand crossed his face.
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  • I understand my fate is either bad or really bad.
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  • If I get her help, she said everything would be okay, and everyone would understand Sasha killed the Immortals.
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  • That he was troubled was no secret, though Rhyn didn.t understand why, aside from being a slave to Death.
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  • "Brother, she does not understand …" Gage appeared confused.
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  • She doesn't understand you are mated.
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  • I didn't understand what it meant.
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  • She is not from here, doesn't understand her role.
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  • She didn't understand the rules of this world well enough to know if she were jumping the gun, but what she heard made her very uncomfortable.
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  • It's a very interesting game, though I don't understand how it works exactly.
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  • He was silent in surprise once more, unable to understand how she might consider his battle plans nothing more than a complex game.
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  • You understand ground and space battles?
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  • I don't always understand all the parts.
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  • Only now was he beginning to understand that her staying depended less on duty and honor and more on him.
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  • Disbelief and sorrow crossed her face as she began to understand her options.
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  • She pressed one button, then another, struggling to understand the symbols that popped up on the screen in response.
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  • "I cannot understand you when you speak so quickly, nishani," he said, warmth crossing his dark eyes.
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  • She didn't understand the significance of the pictures or writing and frowned, wondering how such a simple place was considered sacred.
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  • She struggled to understand what the images were trying to tell her.
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  • She didn't understand why until they reached the top, overlooking a deep canyon.
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  • "Mansr, I don't understand," she said at last.
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  • I know I haven't been the best of friends, so if you don't want to talk to me anymore, I'll understand.
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  • "I understand," Mison said with a frown.
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  • I've been a warrior for too long to understand how to be the lifemate you deserve.
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  • You gotta understand these genealogy-type women, he added.
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  • You have to understand.
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  • I learned a long time ago, that anyone who asks that question can't understand my answer anyway.
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  • "That's nice," Cynthia replied, "but you have to understand it's just a few days the two of you have been on your own.
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  • I understand opportunities were limited a century ago but surely she could have been a school teacher or office clerk or something above a brothel prostitute.
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  • I never will understand how you could know so little about Fred.
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  • These last days I've begun to understand this and come to the dreaded decision of what is to become of me.
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  • Cynthia grimaced but seemed to understand.
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  • Cynthia seemed to understand his hurt.
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  • I can understand that after you guys tried to kill each other.
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  • I can't understand those climbers....
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  • "I don't understand," Cynthia continued, a perplexed look on her face.
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  • But I still don't understand.
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  • I'm not sure, but I'm guessing his head injury caused him to not understand, or even remember what happened.
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  • I can understand it must be scary to think of giving birth.
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  • She mumbled something he could not understand until he forced concentration, eventually discerning the thin voice whispering The Lord's Prayer.
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  • I only wish to understand what this place is and how I came to be here.
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  • Sarah usually made her beaus understand that vampirism isn't all it is cracked up to be, and she would not wish this life on anyone.
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  • I am here to help you understand her, because, for some unfathomable reason, she cares about you.
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  • Sarah could never understand why; she guessed it was some macho alpha male thing, but Jackson would occasionally go out looking for trouble.
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  • What he did not understand was that she found his music to be cathartic.
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  • So, I think you can understand you really get to know a person in that kind of time, right?
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  • He shook his head wondering if he would ever truly understand this woman.
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  • Not at all crazy, I understand completely.
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  • He guessed she would understand.
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  • He didn't quite understand why she needed that.
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  • He drove home slowly, trying to understand what had happened.
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  • I think the best advice I can give, is try to understand that everything she does and says initially comes from fear and shock.
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  • Jesus, Elisabeth, I don't understand.
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  • How could he expect her to understand things he did not understand himself?
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  • I understand you don't want to throw everything at me at once, but you need to explain this now.
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  • I will make them understand.
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  • You understand, I need to know as much as possible about the guy who finally landed my girl here.
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  • Do you understand what could have happened?
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  • I could have killed you, don't you understand that?
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  • He didn't leave a single detail out, hoping she would understand how obvious it was that she would not hurt him.
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  • Now you will understand why we drink so much.
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  • I understand it's the right thing to do, but don't for a minute expect me to like it.
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  • I don't understand you two, both encouraging your lovers to cheat on you.
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  • I understand if you don't want to get involved.
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  • Although I can't, for the life of me, understand why you wouldn't want to impress her.
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  • You must understand how important that is?
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  • No. She can't understand how sure I was she wouldn't hurt me.
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  • Why couldn't Katie understand that there was a principle involved?
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  • He can understand a career in real estate.
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  • Josh is religious, but there aren't many men who would claim to understand women.
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  • How could he possibly understand?
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  • If I live to be a thousand years old I'll never understand them.
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  • I understand you have friends doing your chores, and your hospital bill has already been paid through tomorrow, so stop worrying and complete your convalescence.
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  • I don't know if a man can understand this, but I want to hold a baby in my arms and know it's a part of me and the man I love.
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  • No. You don't understand.
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  • Let me start all over - in a way I know you'll understand.
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  • If I live to be a thousand years old, I'll never understand it.
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  • 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.
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  • Water, I can understand.
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  • Imaging of the mountain flashed off and was replaced by a screen full of colors and letters Brady didn't understand.
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  • She definitely wouldn't understand a world like this one.
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  • Do you understand? he demanded.
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  • I think you understand how vulnerable you are here.
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  • I don't expect someone like you to understand.
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  • Brady, I don't understand you.
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  • I understand what I need to.
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  • "As I said, I understand," she said.
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  • No guarantee we'll survive the night, but you probably understand that.
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  • "I think the elite class will never understand that," Lana said honestly.
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  • I understand you want to cross the river.
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  • "I understand why you did it," she said, looking away.
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  • I understand.  Is that all you came to tell me?
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  • He said nothing, aware the creature before him wasn't capable of communicating a truth in a way most others could understand.  Death was from a time before time.  He would never understand what she saw when she looked out over humanity and saw its Past, Present, Future, and the soul of each human that ever lived.  The size of her vision rendered her unique interpretations puzzling, even to him.
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  • He didn't understand both their concern and eagerness to get rid of him, but felt familiar coldness settle into his chest.  There had been two other people in the entirety of the universe that cared for him, and the two people with him now were not the same.
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  • Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand.  He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than … nothing.  Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of.  Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
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  • He is not, but he is a warrior worthy of her attention in battle.  The Immortals always say, at least they understand Darkyn.
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  • Rhyn does understand, but he can't control what he is.  Even if he wanted to do good, he'd fail.  He's too weak to control his impulses, Kris.
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  • Death wanted him to wait until the bond returned.  Darkyn wanted him to act before then.  Rhyn didn't understand the battle the two were locked in, but one thing was clear: Katie would need him before the seven days was up.
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  • "That's not quite what I'm saying.  I know you understand that great sacrifice is sometimes warranted for a greater good.  And what you might be learning is that the greater good also sometimes requires doing what might be called evil," she said.
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  • Her bizarre changes of subject made him understand why Andre hadn't liked dealing with her.  Was there hidden meaning in her words?
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  • "I don't understand," she murmured.
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  • Then maybe you wouldn't understand but they were what marriage is supposed to be.
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  • Dean could not understand someone voluntarily subjecting themselves to the tedium of the molasses-process of justice.
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  • There were some things about the business world Dean would never understand.
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  • I can't understand it.
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  • I can understand why.
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  • We understand they give swim­ming lessons there.
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  • I understand from Mrs. Glass he was back in town but has moved out, so you don't have to worry.
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  • She needed someone who would listen and understand a little.
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  • Maybe I'm not smart enough to understand it but I deserve to know.
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  • "I can understand how that might be the case," Fred said.
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  • We've got an address now and understand he's back from vacation.
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  • You've got to understand the guy, he didn't want to have any­thing to do with the dough.
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  • I never could understand how Winston was so positive the person you were fol­lowing was Jeff when you knew all along it was that other horrid man.
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  • But I understand why you did it.
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  • Why couldn't a mature male understand that without being told?
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  • He seemed to understand so much.
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  • Maybe he'd understand about the place on the mountain.
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  • I understand it depends on the individual.
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  • "I understand," he finally said, shoving his hands into his pockets – as if it was safer that way.
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  • I just want to understand your relationship.
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  • She was the only one who would probably understand her concern for Brutus.
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  • It was difficult to understand why she had been looking forward to this moment for so long, but wasn't ecstatic now that it had finally arrived.
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  • He might not appreciate the china the way she did, but he would understand and support her desire to make use of it.
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  • I don't understand you women.
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  • I think now I understand how he felt about her.
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  • Mums would understand, and Mums would keep it confidential.
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  • Magic is a child's interpretation of a miracle, or anything they can't understand.
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  • Maybe he did understand.
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  • Even if she could explain, he wouldn't understand the gnawing fear that drove her from their favorite spot.
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  • Even she didn't even understand it.
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  • I understand Josh, but not Lori.
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  • One day, you'll understand.
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  • She'd watched him go from a near-comatose state, through his teenager stage that nearly drove them all mad, to the gym-obsessed warrior trying to understand his place in the world.
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  • He suspected she was relieved he was leaving, even if he didn't understand why.
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  • Someone who could love her and understand how important it was that she remained her own person.
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  • I think I understand now.
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  • But I understand what you're feeling.
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  • "I understand," she forced herself to say.
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  • "I understand," she said.
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  • He began to understand her reluctance to be involved with him and how thick the walls around her heart were, if she spent the years since the Schism learning how to shut people and emotion out.
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  • He didn't question anyone or anything, and I couldn't understand his world, she began.
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  • I won't accept you, if you don't understand that about me.
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  • I hope you understand.
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  • Taran did not understand the need for her to return so soon, but the woman was beyond any man's control.
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  • Sami, I don't understand what's happening!
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  • Our numbers have plummeted the past year, and I don't understand the placement of our army.
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  • "But you don't understand it," he insisted.
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  • I don't understand it, but the secret is in here, he said, presenting the book.
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  • She rubbed the area beneath her collarbone with a frown, unable to understand the demon's movement.
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  • But as a man, I understand it would have been easier for you
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  • Yes, she could understand why she would walk gladly into death's arms.
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  • You must understand I have too much to do here to help you.
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  • You might say I understand better why you feel as you do about Landis.
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  • Jonathan and Destiny might understand, but the twins wouldn't.
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  • Am I to understand you would like to get away from our children?
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  • I understand he goes by Rob.
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  • He eyed her for a moment, as though he couldn't understand why she didn't know.
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  • Whether it was the way he did it or they simply didn't understand, there was no wailing as she had anticipated.
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  • Natalie and Matthew were probably too young to understand, but Jonathan did.
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  • Yes, I understand why Alex doesn't want me to come up here alone.
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  • But seeing all this, I can understand.
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  • I don't understand the tension between him and his father.
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  • What I don't understand is why you didn't get Rob to go up there with you.
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  • I understand the rest of them were gone, but he was there at the house.
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  • I'm only trying to understand why you think it's inappropriate.
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  • They spoke in broken English, but they appeared to understand what she wanted.
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  • "Yes, I …" "Did they understand?" he interrupted.
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  • She was the one who insisted on having a man who would wear the pants – even if she didn't fully understand what that encompassed.
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  • If he didn't understand the difference, it wasn't going to do any good to explain it.
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  • But then, not being married, how could he understand what was required to sustain a marriage?
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  • Look, I understand why you want to hurt me right now, but how can you do this to your own children?
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  • I understand it's been in the family for a long time.
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  • I don't understand it.
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  • How could she expect Denton to understand her dream of purchasing the place?
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  • His attempts at braiding her dark hair the way she liked it had ended up in a series of knots, because he didn't quite understand how to do it and his man-sized fingers were too clumsy.
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  • His mother never held a grudge against his father, and suddenly, Xander didn't understand why not.
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  • She didn't fully understand why.
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  • He didn't understand the difference between an immortal warrior and a human child, between opponent and innocent.
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  • "One day, you'll understand," she said quietly.
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  • Of all the White God's brothers, Dusty was the one most likely to understand Xander's position.
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  • Older and wiser, Xander was aware of what she did now, just as he was starting to understand the identity crisis that caused Eden to seek him out.
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  • "Do you understand?" he asked.
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  • He still didn't understand the question Sofi wanted him to know, but the fact the woman capable of operating on stealth-mode was the answer did not set well with him.
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  • You'll understand if I don't trust you out of my sight.
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  • I know you're upset, and I completely understand.
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  • She was beginning to understand the voicemails he kept getting.
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  • He didn't fully understand why, unless it was because he hadn't tapped her yet.
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  • Jessi watched Xander move for a moment, unable to shake the sense there was more to him than she was able to understand.
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  • Losing his family at such an early age, I understand why, she said, thoughts on her cousins.
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  • She said nothing, too uneasy to understand what she thought.
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  • Her abrupt contentedness was a warning he didn't understand how to interpret.
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  • Yet it made sense on a level that she didn't quite understand.
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  • What Xander didn't yet understand: how Jonny knew something he shouldn't.
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  • You of all people understand how things should work.
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  • I didn't understand what you were doing until after.
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  • I was too young to understand why she sought out my mother and me.
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  • I didn't understand it until much later that she wanted to destroy the immortal world and use my vamps to do it.
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  • She didn't understand what she was supposed to do with it around her neck.
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  • He didn't understand why, when she was so torn about what to do.
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  • I understand how difficult it is to fall for someone so outside the norm, you feel like you're going crazy.
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  • It won't be pretty, but you need to understand.
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  • You can't be a part of his world, unless you understand what he is.
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  • Jessi knew there was, and it bothered her not to understand what exactly that meant for her.
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  • I didn't understand why I had to do it, until you told me that you couldn't hear my thoughts.
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  • To understand this series of Lotze's writings, it is necessary to begin with his definition of philosophy.
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  • To understand Lotze's philosophy, a careful and repeated perusal of these works is absolutely necessary.
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  • The Riffians understand and speak Arabic very little.
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  • Here her character was shaped; here she imbibed that passionate love of country scenes and country life which neither absence, politics nor dissipation could uproot; here she learnt to understand the ways and thoughts of the peasants, and laid up that rich store of scenes and characters which a marvellously retentive memory enabled her to draw upon at will.
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  • The Ibn Tibbon family thus rendered conspicuous services to European culture, and did much to further among Jews who did not understand Arabic the study of science and philosophy.
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  • The dialects differ very much in different parts of the island, so that those who speak one often cannot understand those who speak another, and use Italian as the medium of communication.
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  • But in process of time he learnt to understand the importance of British counsels.
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  • As a proof of the seriousness with which he regarded the literary vocation, it may be mentioned that he used to write out his poems in printed characters, believing that that process best enabled him to understand his own peculiarities and faults, and probably unconscious that Coleridge had recommended some such method of criticism when he said he thought "print settles it."
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  • The book will contain four essays, all in French, with the general title of Project of a Universal science, capable of raising our nature to its highest perfection; also Dioptrics, Meteors and Geometry, wherein the most curious matters which the author could select as a proof of the universal science which he proposes are explained in such a way that even the unlearned may understand them.'
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  • Perceiving further, that in order to understand these relations I should sometimes have to consider them one by one, and sometimes only to bear them in mind or embrace them in the aggregate, I thought that, in order the better to consider them individually, I should view them as subsisting between straight lines, than which I could find no objects more simple, or capable of being more distinctly represented to my imagination and senses; and on the other hand that, in order to retain them in the memory or embrace an aggregate of many, I should express them by certain characters, the briefest possible."
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  • In truth therefore these attributes do not belong to body at all; and if we go on in the same way testing the received qualities of matter, we shall find that in the last resort we understand nothing by it but extension, with the secondary and derivative characters of divisibility and mobility.
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  • understand theology must familiarize himself with Scripture, the teachings of the fathers, and the decisions of councils, in such a way as to be able to make part of himself, as it were, those channels along which this divine knowledge flowed.
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  • Yet it would seem there had been a still higher pitch used in the old ecclesiastical music. Upon this interesting question Praetorius is confused and difficult to understand, but he never wavers about the transposition of a fourth.
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  • In the absence of literary culture the Albanian dialects, as might be expected, are widely divergent; the limits of the two principal dialects correspond with the racial boundaries of the Ghegs and Tosks, who understand each other with difficulty; the Albanians in Greece and Italy have also separate dialects.
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  • As a thorough Spaniard who did not even understand the language of his Netherland subjects Philip was from the first distrusted and his acts regarded with suspicion.
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  • Few men have been so courageous, and his influence was magnetic. Even the rough Szeklers, though they did not understand the language of their "little father," regarded him with superstitious reverence.
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  • But before long he came to understand, as no other commander of the age save Gustavus understood it, the value of true "shock-action."
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  • He is a barbarian to others and they to him, since they cannot understand what is spoken by him.
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  • And he who would understand what he remembers to have been said, whether in a dream or when he was awake, by the prophetic and enthusiastic nature, or what he has seen, must first recover his wits; and then he will be able to explain rationally what all 1 This misunderstanding of Acts ii.
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  • There seems no good reason why in modern performances the pianoforte should not be used for the purpose; if only accompanists can be trained to acquire the necessary delicacy of touch, and can be made to understand that, if they cannot extemporize the necessary polyphony, and so have to play something definitely written for them, it is not a mass of interesting detail which they are to bring to the public ear.
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  • In order to understand the future history of Italy, it is necessary to form a clear conception of the method pursued by the Lombards in their conquest.
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  • Yet neither the acts by which their league was ratified nor the terms negotiated for them by their patron Alexander evince the smallest desire of what we now understand as n