1 On my enquiry as to whether a Mr. Stangerson was living there, they at once answered me in the affirmative.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In PART I: CHAPTER VII. LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS
2 As he answered in the affirmative, Sissy went away to bring them.
3 The unhappy Jew returned a feeble affirmative.
4 There being nothing eatable within his reach, Oliver replied in the affirmative.
5 The attendant stooped over the bed, to ascertain; and nodded in the affirmative.
6 The Dodger nodded in the affirmative, and, shading the flame of the candle with his hand, gave Charley Bates a private intimation, in dumb show, that he had better not be funny just then.
7 Fagin nodded in the affirmative.
8 In a hurried manner, he replied in the affirmative.
9 For several reasons, and not least because I didn't clearly know what Mr. Jaggers would be found to be "at," I replied in the affirmative.
10 Peggotty laughed, and answered in the affirmative.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 10. I BECOME NEGLECTED, AND AM PROVIDED FOR
11 My answering in the affirmative gave him great satisfaction.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 21. LITTLE EM'LY
12 On Steerforth's replying in the affirmative, she pushed a chair against it, and begging the assistance of my hand, mounted up, pretty nimbly, to the top, as if it were a stage.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 22. SOME OLD SCENES, AND SOME NEW PEOPLE
13 Again the mysterious voice replied in the affirmative, and again the servant echoed it.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 27. TOMMY TRADDLES
14 Enjolras, who was still leaning on his elbows at his embrasure, made an affirmative sign with his head, but without taking his eyes from the end of the street.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIII—PASSING GLEAMS
15 He answered the appeal of his friend by an affirmative nod of the head.
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