But now, she wanted a word with a certain Ancient.
No. Not unless you want to talk to yourself while I prop up a zombie who won't hear a word you're saying.
You didn't say a word to your father, but you snarled at me as though I did something wrong.
She had changed into a halter and shorts and brushed past him without a word.
Well, Mrs. Barnett, here's your chance to talk to your father-in-law – if you can fit a word in edgewise.