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used in Of Human Bondage

16 uses
  • He still talked about books with a delicate appreciation.
    97-98 — Chapters 97-98 (71% in)
  • This did not surprise him, for he was beginning to realise that he was the creature of a God who appreciated the discomfort of his worshippers.
    11-12 — Chapters 11-12 (5% in)
  • To appreciate these was still a sign of grace.
    41-42 — Chapters 41-42 (30% in)
  • They prided themselves on being alone in appreciating his genius; and though, with the contempt of youth for the follies of middle-age, they patronised him among themselves, they did not fail to look upon it as a feather in their caps if he had chosen a time when only one was there to be particularly wonderful.
    45-46 — Chapters 45-46 (2% in)
  • His appreciation was instinctive.
    49-50 — Chapters 49-50 (50% in)
  • His own appreciation was intellectual.
    49-50 — Chapters 49-50 (51% in)
  • Poor Louisa would have appreciated that.
    51-52 — Chapters 51-52 (63% in)
  • He spoke of anatomy with enthusiasm: it was essential to the study of surgery; a knowledge of it added to the appreciation of art.
    53-54 — Chapters 53-54 (64% in)
  • He had lived many years in Japan, with a post at the University of Tokyo, and he flattered himself on his appreciation of the beautiful.
    53-54 — Chapters 53-54 (65% in)
  • Mildred, at first a little reserved in her appreciation, "I never quite trust these foreign places, you never know what there is in these messed up dishes', was insensibly moved by it.
    59-60 — Chapters 59-60 (77% in)
  • Her sluggish temperament made her appreciate noisy people.
    61-62 — Chapters 61-62 (47% in)
  • He could not help comparing her with Mildred; and he contrasted with the one's obstinate stupidity, which refused interest to everything she did not know, the other's quick appreciation and ready intelligence.
    65-66 — Chapters 65-66 (57% in)
  • It warmed the blood and cleared the head; it filled the soul with well-being; it disposed the mind at once to utter wit and to appreciate the wit of others; it had the vagueness of music and the precision of mathematics.
    67-68 — Chapters 67-68 (31% in)
  • Philip saw Mildred look at him with appreciation, and he felt a curious satisfaction.
    73-74 — Chapters 73-74 (62% in)
  • "Don't be so absurd,' he laughed, touched by her appreciation so that he felt the moisture come to his eyes.
    73-74 — Chapters 73-74 (74% in)
  • Without it he would never have had his keen appreciation of beauty, his passion for art and literature, and his interest in the varied spectacle of life.
    121-122 — Chapters 121-122 (61% in)

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