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want Sentence Examples

  • I think she was merely directing the comment at you because she thought you might want to know.

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  • I do not want all this.

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  • Sometimes we have to accept change, if we want to move forward.

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  • We can stop right here if you want, Carmen.

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  • What did you want me to say?

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  • "I want to know," he said; "I want to know everything."

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  • But I know you want to hear about my examinations.

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  • We wouldn't want them to think we were doing anything immoral.

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  • Was it greedy to want one of their own as well?

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  • I don't want you to start feeling neglected.

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  • I love you as a brother and always shall, and I want nothing more.

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  • I shall want you to tell me all about everything, and not forget the Donkey.

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  • I don't want anyone, I don't love anyone but him.

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  • You want his money.

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  • But God does not only want us to be HAPPY; He wants us to be good.

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  • I agreed to this and I want the baby as much as you do.

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  • Why would you want a record of this?

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  • Mamma, I want him.

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  • I do want you to come back to me soon.

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  • I want to play with it.

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  • But I know of no one who would want to have a conversation with a computer program pretending to be his dog.

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  • You want me to be miserable, you want us to be separated....

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  • I want to go away tonight or early tomorrow morning.

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  • When you want a baby so bad, the first morning of sickness is a blessing.

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  • I just want it to be healthy.

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  • I want to be that way, Carmen.

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  • "Alex and I both want another baby," she finally repeated.

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  • Why would she want to do that?

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  • They tell me over and over what I want to know.

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  • I'll take care of the others if you want to watch the kids.

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  • A part of her might never forgive him for what he did... and that was a dark part of her personality that she didn't want him to see.

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  • Certainly, you don't want the whole world to know where you were last night.

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  • Why do they want to make her sing?

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  • If I did not know you I should think you did not want what you are asking for.

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  • Would you want that?

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  • We don't want the grain.

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  • "We don't want to get invis'ble," answered the girl.

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  • Why don't you want to go?

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  • Are you sure that's the way you want it?

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  • We have seen it most recently and most profoundly in the Arab Spring, where the motto we see again and again is Ash-sha'b yurid isqat an-nizam, or "The people want to bring down the regime."

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  • "I want to know; I want to know," he kept saying.

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  • The number of people who want to be challenged by their work is encouragingly high.

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  • She does not want me to write more today.

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  • No, he does not want it!

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  • Men who want to fight will always put themselves in the most advantageous conditions for fighting.

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  • Thousands of people research diseases because they individually want to cure them.

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  • I want nothing from him.

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  • No, but I want something else.

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  • "I want him to know where I am in case he returns," she said, flipping open her phone.

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  • We have a natural desire to want to help others.

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  • They have something they love and want to do, but if market forces are not such that they can support themselves doing that, they have to do something else.

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  • Do you want the carriage? he asked his mother with a smile.

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  • Le prochain--your Kiev peasants to whom you want to do good.

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  • "What do you want?" demanded a third voice, in a stern, gruff accent.

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  • It is altogether possible that many people would want to have conversations with their dogs mainly because they regard their dogs as sentient.

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  • "If you really want it," said he.

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  • That's what I want to know.

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  • But if I want to...

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  • Although the poor may not believe that wealth is attainable for them, they do not want to rock the boat and risk disrupting the system that guarantees them at least some income.

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  • So when I knocked on the door of Jim's atelier and said, "Hey, I'm Byron Reese," he said, "Oh, Byron, come over here, I want you to meet this guy.

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  • The theory of pricing means people who want items the most choose to buy those items instead of others they could buy.

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  • Alex didn't want to come down here.

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  • Was that why Alex didn't want to talk to her about it?

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  • No, I don't want that, I don't want to see and understand that.

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  • I don't want that.

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  • Don't you want to?

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  • And he does not want that.

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  • I don't want one.

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  • So you don't want to do anything?

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  • For the want of a nail the shoe was lost; For the want of a shoe the horse was lost; For the want of a horse the battle was lost; For the failure of battle the kingdom was lost;-- And all for the want of a horseshoe nail.

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  • More information leads to more peace, unless you want to argue that ignorance is more peaceful.

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  • That's all I want to know.

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  • Do you want a boy or a girl, Dad?

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  • "Never mind," said Zeb, "we don't want to get back, anyhow."

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  • But I don't want a sidesaddle.

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  • You want room for your thoughts to get into sailing trim and run a course or two before they make their port.

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  • He can't want my ruin.

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  • What do I want with them?

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  • People want to be free.

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  • What you have on is fine, but if you want to freshen up and wear something else, go ahead.

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  • I don't want her to wake up in a strange room and not be able to find us.

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  • Because he doesn't want to inherit?

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  • I want to spend some time talking about civilization, but first I want to recount the progress that we have made through civilization.

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  • I want the flower and fruit of a man; that some fragrance be wafted over from him to me, and some ripeness flavor our intercourse.

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  • If you want something different, why don't you trade them in on something else?

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  • "You want your mother, don't you?" said Mrs. Jacquot.

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  • I think most people want this.

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  • What do you want of him?

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  • So when people have excess goods, they are able to trade those goods away for things they want and suffer less of a decrease in utility than the amount they are increasing in their trading partners.

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  • "Whom do you want?" someone inquired.

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  • "Who is it you want?" he asked.

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  • "What do you want, sir?" said the doctor.

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  • I don't want to put the girls out of a home.

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  • "Why do you want me?" asked Eureka, disturbed by this threat.

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  • They are people who heard of his gatherings, contacted him, and said, "I want to come to your dinner party."

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  • But for now, I want to leave you with a preposterous thought: In the future, a new Mercedes Benz will cost just $50.

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  • We just want it all to work, to do what it is programmed to do.

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  • It is to this end that we want to educate you ...

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  • Without love you would not be happy or want to play.

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  • When a man is warmed by the several modes which I have described, what does he want next?

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  • What do we want most to dwell near to?

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  • I envy him, but you want to make him what I am, without giving him my means.

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  • I don't think, and don't want to think about it!

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  • They have two fertilized eggs and they want final consent.

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  • Do you want to tell me about it?

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  • Why would he want me down here?

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  • Actually, I could make guesses, but they might well be spectacularly wrong and a guy doesn't want that haunting him ten years from now.

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  • I want to, but...

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  • "I do not want money," returned the braided man, "for I could not spend it in this deserted place if I had it.

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  • If I didn't want to do what he said I'd tell him so - and he would listen to my reasons.

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  • "Go" means, "I want to go out."

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  • Well, you see, Count, I want some money.

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  • We want to give the Senate new juridical powers, but we have no laws.

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  • But either from fatigue or want of sleep he was ill-disposed for work and could get nothing done.

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  • Do you want a taste of this?... said the huntsman, pointing to his dagger and probably imagining himself still speaking to his foe.

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  • What do you want tomorrow?

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  • Modern history replying to these questions says: you want to know what this movement means, what caused it, and what force produced these events?

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  • Oh, you think Alex feels like you want his attention all the time?

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  • I want what you have - a husband who loves me - and children.

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  • Do they want more?

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  • Why do you want to cover yourself so much?

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  • I don't want you to give it up because of me.

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  • Whether we want to admit it or not, we all wish everyone would like us.

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  • We accept that they don't, but we still want to feel welcome.

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  • Your new couple can always change that part if they want to.

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  • My wife and children were suffering from the want of food and clothing.

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  • When you hear about a new company and your response is, "Why in the world would anyone want to do that?" it will be because there is no offline corollary.

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  • Well, that tells us something new about ourselves—in fact, a lot of things: the kinds of information we want to share, the kinds of information we want to consume, and the immediacy with which we want it all to occur.

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  • Where are people who are studying what you want to study going?

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  • But what if a machine did everything people really don't want to do?

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  • Freed from worry about losing a job they do not enjoy, encouraged to follow their dreams and passions, I believe most will want to do just that.

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  • Second, some people will still want their food grown the old-fashioned way, just like how I buy heritage meats and heirloom seeds.

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  • No one today would want a car built the old way.

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  • Do you really know what is in a hotdog, or are you sure you want to?

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  • I have no doubt there are all kinds of things in the Twitterverse that I want to know about, but I only find the ones that I first knew to look for.

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  • But a world without want and without disease, a world with opportunity for all, is a world where getting along—even when we don't see eye to eye—is going to be a good bit easier.

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  • Everybody will feel an interest in dear little Helen; everybody will want to do something for her; and, if she becomes an ancient, gray-haired woman, she is still sure of being thoughtfully cared for.

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  • And now I want to tell you what the dog lovers in America are going to do.

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  • I want you to see baby Tom, the little blind and deaf and dumb child who has just come to our pretty garden.

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  • I know you want to hear how I like my school.

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  • There's no great hurry, and I want to get as much as possible out of my studies.

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  • "No, we do not want any," was the reply.

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  • All men want, not something to do with, but something to do, or rather something to be.

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  • Fearing that they would be light-headed for want of food and also sleep, owing to "the savages' barbarous singing, (for they use to sing themselves asleep,)" and that they might get home while they had strength to travel, they departed.

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  • How is it that we women don't want anything of the kind, don't need it?

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  • "This is what I want, my dear fellow," said the count to the deferential young man who had entered.

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  • But his partner could not and did not want to dance well.

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  • Do you want anything?

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  • It is some letter of recommendation... what the devil do I want it for!

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  • I don't want to marry anyone.

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  • I only want to see whether you will let me win this ten, or beat it.

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  • Do you want me to go and tell him? said the countess smiling.

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  • And what does she want the money for?

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  • He was afraid of any want of clearness, any weakness, in the Mason's arguments; he dreaded not to be able to believe in him.

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  • "Yes, I never thought of it, but I have led a contemptible and profligate life, though I did not like it and did not want to," thought Pierre.

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  • Well, you want an argument," he added, "come on then."

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  • I'd sleep a bit and then again go and kiss the relics, and there was such peace all around, such blessedness, that one don't want to come out, even into the light of heaven again.

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  • "But if I want to..." said Natasha.

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  • And I don't at all want to get married.

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  • I don't want... to be tormented?

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  • I only got back last night," he said glancing at Natasha; "I want to have a talk with you, Countess," he added after a moment's pause.

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  • "You want to make him"--little Nicholas--"into an old maid like yourself!

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  • "Yes, we are going," replied Nicholas reluctantly, for today, as he intended to hunt seriously, he did not want to take Natasha and Petya.

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  • "So now you want me to retire beyond the Niemen--only the Niemen?" repeated Napoleon, looking straight at Balashev.

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  • A Russian is self-assured just because he knows nothing and does not want to know anything, since he does not believe that anything can be known.

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  • Alpatych named others, but they too, according to Dron, had no horses available: some horses were carting for the government, others were too weak, and others had died for want of fodder.

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  • On the contrary, I ask you to go with all your belongings to our estate near Moscow, and I promise you I will see to it that there you shall want for nothing.

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  • "But why don't you want to take it?" she asked again.

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  • "What do you want, my pretty?" said Ilyin with a smile.

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  • What do you want with him?... asked Karp.

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  • If you don't want to make me blush, please don't thank me!

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  • "So you want to smell gunpowder?" he said to Pierre.

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  • "But what do they want?" he asked the superintendent of police.

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  • Get along! said several voices, and one of the soldiers, evidently afraid that Pierre might want to take from them some of the plate and bronzes that were in the drawer, moved threateningly toward him.

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  • But I want to be a brother to her.

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  • What I want is that our children should not have to go begging.

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  • I know they want me to learn.

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  • No, but I can't sit on the fence forever - and I do want another baby.

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  • I don't want a shadow hanging over him.

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  • So you want another girl.

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  • "Our children will have everything they need, but not everything they want," Alex interrupted.

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  • I don't want to bond with a child only to have it taken away.

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  • More than likely Alex didn't want to hear any more about danger, though.

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  • Dulce said I want a lot.

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  • I simply want to follow his lead.

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  • On the other hand, maybe he was simply surprised that Alondra would want such a tame life.

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  • Carmen, I don't think you really want in the middle of this.

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  • I'm as hungry as the horse is, and I want my milk.

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  • "Ah! that is just what I want," said the old man.

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  • The essence of my car is that it takes me places I want to go.

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  • You will find that you probably really did want a pogo stick.

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  • You are not from there, and you want to go out for Italian food for dinner.

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  • I do not know and certainly don't want to try to prove to you that the future will be like that.

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  • As I observed a few pages ago in "Let Robots Be Robots," an intelligent system like this won't be creepy because we do not want it to be creepy.

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  • If you want to eat a banana, then you have to create a banana-amount of wealth.

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  • As we start heading toward this world without want, there will be sizable disruptions in the normal fabric of life.

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  • They will take advantage of the freedom from financial want that the modern age gives them and will focus on improving themselves and the world they live in.

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  • This pattern suggests freedom from financial want would be bad.

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  • If, on the other hand, they want self-sufficiency in agriculture, then farm subsidies in other countries are bad for them.

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  • You can install Boinc software on your computer, choose a project you want your computer to work on when you are away from it, and maybe do your bit to change the world.

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  • We just don't want to badly enough.

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  • It is true that there is much disagreement over how to achieve these ideals, but the fact remains we want a just society for all.

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  • They made civilization in times of adversity and want, not in the relative luxury and stability we enjoy today.

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  • I am tired now and I do want to go down stairs.

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  • But soon they learned some Dutch words; but they loved their own language and they did not want little boys and girls to forget it and learn to talk funny Dutch.

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  • When I visit England they want me to come to see them, and stay a few weeks.

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  • But now I want to tell you how glad I am that you are so happy and enjoying your home so very much.

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  • I am eager to cross the ocean, for I want to see my English friends and their good and wise queen.

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  • Tell him I want him to come and sing.

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  • "I don't know that and don't want to," he said, not looking at Pierre and with a slight tremor of his lower jaw, "but you have used such words to me--'mean' and so on--which as a man of honor I can't allow anyone to use."

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  • I confess I do not want to.

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  • "No, no, I don't want anything!" he shouted.

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  • I don't want any of them!

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  • Do you want some more to eat?

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  • Do you want to see it?

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  • "Is it satisfaction you want?" said Pierre ironically.

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  • If you want me to do as you wish, eh?

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  • The statement is not there because you want the log per se but because the logging of the actions is what documents how much you need to pay.

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  • So what did Tessa want?

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  • Alex doesn't want this kind of life.

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  • He does not know what he want.

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  • But then, he had made it clear from the start that he didn't want any of them in his life.

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  • Even if they could change things, she didn't want to.

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  • What did she want?

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  • No wonder he thought she didn't want to be burdened with the details.

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  • "No wonder you didn't want to tell me why you had to go," she accused in a cold tone.

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  • He didn't want anything to do with them, so they didn't exist.

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  • He didn't want to go and he had made no effort to get along with his father.

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  • Accusing him and storming out the door wasn't going to make him want to stay.

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  • On the other hand, Katie had flatly refused to provide some information because she said Alex wouldn't want her to tell.

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  • I don't want you to drive while you're so tired.

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  • "I want to stay here," Carmen said.

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  • It was only two thirty in the afternoon, but she didn't want to go back to sleep.

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  • He would want to know, yet if he did, he might try to drive in on icy highways.

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  • It is not a sin to want your child.

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  • Do you want me to get him?

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  • I don't want to be in the middle of your feud.

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  • He does not want my help.

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  • At worst... she didn't want to think about that.

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  • If Alex forgave his father, would he want to return to that lifestyle?

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  • Besides, if you buy a cheap one, you get discouraged when you can't get the quality of music that you want.

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  • I didn't want to tell you this on the phone.

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  • You want to be pregnant.

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  • It's nothing you want to be involved in, Carmen.

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  • "Is it something you want to be involved in?" she asked.

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  • She imagined all kinds of reasons why he wouldn't want her to go - none of them good.

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  • She didn't want to cry.

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  • He'd feel sorry for her and she didn't want that.

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  • I want to be able to focus on solving this problem, not worrying about what might be said or done to you.

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  • So that was why he didn't want her to be involved.

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