It took a clear, meditative eye like my grandfather's to foresee that they would enlarge
and multiply until they would be, not the Shimerdas' cornfields, or Mr.
He made no advances whatever; appeared to have no desire to enlarge
the circle of his acquaintances.
Look here; tell her that in view of the delay, it is my judgment that she ought to enlarge
the accused on his parole.
This lady was full of the praises of the head-tenor who had performed in a Wagner opera the night before, and went on to enlarge
upon his old and prodigious fame, and how many honors had been lavished upon him by the princely houses of Germany.
It was much easier to chat than to study; much pleasanter to let her imagination range and work at Harriet's fortune, than to be labouring to enlarge
her comprehension or exercise it on sober facts; and the only literary pursuit which engaged Harriet at present, the only mental provision she was making for the evening of life, was the collecting and transcribing all the riddles of every sort that she could meet with, into a thin quarto of hotpressed paper, made up by her friend, and ornamented with ciphers and trophies.
I believe you are right, my love; it will be better that there should by no annuity in the case; whatever I may give them occasionally will be of far greater assistance than a yearly allowance, because they would only enlarge
their style of living if they felt sure of a larger income, and would not be sixpence the richer for it at the end of the year.
He was about to enlarge
further, but the two youngsters broke into a noisy fit of merriment: my giddy miss being delighted to discover that she might turn his strange talk to matter of amusement.
My one object in following a new course is to enlarge
the range of my studies in the art of writing fiction, and to vary the form in which I make my appeal to the reader, as attractively as I can.
The effect of this disinclination, on the part of the public, towards the artificers of their pleasures, when they attempt to enlarge
their means of amusing, may be seen in the censures usually passed by vulgar criticism upon actors or artists who venture to change the character of their efforts, that, in so doing, they may enlarge
the scale of their art.
Upon which I shall desire liberty, with the reader's patience, to enlarge
Recently one of the other members of the Morgan bank proposed to enlarge
its telephone equipment.
The effect of the first difference is, on the one hand, to refine and enlarge
the public views, by passing them through the medium of a chosen body of citizens, whose wisdom may best discern the true interest of their country, and whose patriotism and love of justice will be least likely to sacrifice it to temporary or partial considerations.