What would give him the idea that she enjoyed having him carry her across the creek?
Having heard that Count Mamonov was furnishing a regiment, Bezukhov at once informed Rostopchin that he would give a thousand men and their maintenance.
Napoleon having cut our armies apart advanced far into the country and missed several chances of forcing an engagement.
One of the visitors, usually spoken of as "a man of great merit," having described how he had that day seen Kutuzov, the newly chosen chief of the Petersburg militia, presiding over the enrollment of recruits at the Treasury, cautiously ventured to suggest that Kutuzov would be the man to satisfy all requirements.
This question surprised me very much; for I had not the faintest recollection of having had it read to me.