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Lestrade had learned by more experiences than he would care to acknowledge that that brain could cut through that which was impenetrable to him.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Though he did not acknowledge it to himself, Alexey Alexandrovitch always tried nowadays to secure the presence of a third person in his interviews with his wife.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Though he did not acknowledge it to himself, his faith in the right ordering of the universe, in humanity, in his own soul, and in God, had been destroyed.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Even foreign historians, including the French, acknowledge the genius of the Russian commanders when they speak of that flank march.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I must acknowledge that I felt it difficult to picture him quite at his ease in the raiment proposed for him by his grateful little niece, and that I was particularly doubtful of the policy of the cocked hat; but I kept these sentiments to myself.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
I had the highest opinion of the wisdom of this same Margin, but I am bound to acknowledge that on looking back, I deem it to have been an expensive device.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
And when that happened he would reverently acknowledge the immensity of the mercy of Providence, gratefully tender thanksgiving for the same, and betake himself again to his irregular mode of existence.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
In order to obviate any delays possible through any routine requirements as to payment in your departments, we enclose cheque herewith for ten pounds (£10), receipt of which please acknowledge.
Katya adored nature, and Arkady loved it, though he did not dare to acknowledge it; Madame Odintsov was, like Bazarov, rather indifferent to the beauties of nature.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
As always when she heard the truth spoken, no matter how unpalatable it was, basic honesty forced her to acknowledge it as truth.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
But, however, I shall so far do justice to this part of the Academy, as to acknowledge that all of them were not so visionary.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context