Sentence Examples with the word Listened

Carmen listened while loading the supper dishes in the dishwasher.

Was even obliged to renew the war against the Knights, and, in 1422, he compelled them to renounce all claims upon Samogitia; but the long struggle, still undecided at his death, was fought mainly with diplomatic weapons at Rome, where the popes, generally speaking, listened rather to the victorious monarch who had added an ecclesiastical province to the Church than to the discomfited and turbulent Knights.

Samaritans believe that offering people the opportunity to be listened to in confidence and accepted without prejudice, can alleviate despair and suicidal feelings.

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He took the seat indicated to him beside the fair Helene and listened to the general conversation.

Had the British government listened to the representations then made to them, that, having conquered Egypt, it was imperative at once to suppress the revolt in the Sudan, the rebellion could have been crushed, but unfortunately Great Britain would do nothing herself, while the steps she allowed Egypt to take ended in the disaster to Hicks Pasha's expedition.

He spoke slowly, with assurance that he would be listened to, and he looked only at the person with whom he was conversing.

He listened to the reports that were brought him and gave directions when his subordinates demanded that of him; but when listening to the reports it seemed as if he were not interested in the import of the words spoken, but rather in something else--in the expression of face and tone of voice of those who were reporting.

The voices grew in harmonious triumphant strength, and Petya listened to their surpassing beauty in awe and joy.

She listened for the familiar thrum of energy over her breathing.

I should have listened to you and waited to tell him.