Usage examples for helps

  1. We must not look upon Alfred's translations as mere helps to the Latin. – Anglo-Saxon Literature by John Earle
  2. " One they had in the office, of course; but we ought to have one, and every little helps. – The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted by Katharine Ellis Barrett
  3. There's a great difference between knowin' things all by yourself an' readin' 'em in the paper, an' I know as that dead cat would cause a great deal o' hard feelin' in print, while buried by Mrs. Sweet it only helps her garden grow. – Susan Clegg and a Man in the House by Anne Warner
  4. But I always help a man that helps me. – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  5. Each drop of water helps form it. – Libro segundo de lectura by Ellen M. Cyr
  6. So we will share our sorrows; that always helps a little. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  7. And he helps me to a house near you." – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. My theory, I hope, also helps us to determine when certain branches of literature are poetry and when they are not. – The Literature of Ecstasy by Albert Mordell
  9. Who helps me to proceed? – Faust by Goethe
  10. That doesn't help you,- it merely helps your arch enemy fan the flames. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  11. I say, my lamp shall help me out of this scrape, that's as true as can be; it helps me whenever I give it a chance." – Tip Lewis and His Lamp by Pansy
  12. Indeed, he not only makes his own living, but, if the stories that are told about him are true, he helps other animals in getting their living, though it is very doubtful whether he means to do so. – Stories about Animals: with Pictures to Match by Francis C. Woodworth
  13. If the language of personal relations helps men in living with their truth- well and good. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  14. The intrinsic interest of the phenomenon, its rarity, the fulfilment of the prediction, the noble problem which the transit of Venus helps us to solve, are all present to our thoughts when we look at this pleasing picture, a repetition of which will not occur again until the flowers are blooming in the June of A. D. 2004. The occasion of a transit of Venus also affords an opportunity of studying the physical nature of the planet, and we may here briefly indicate the results that have been obtained. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  15. Experiment 146. Light helps the sense of taste. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  16. Come upstairs with me, Helps, when the Council is over. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  17. The court authorities ordered that Stock be confined but provided such " helps as may be convenient to looke after him." – Medicine in Virginia, 1607-1699 by Thomas P. Hughes
  18. Keep on doing something and it helps you along wonderfully. – A Duet by A. Conan Doyle
  19. And one person helps on another for good or for evil. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  20. The stage mechanism is still obvious; but the intention, one sees clearly, is towards realism; and the play helps to get the mechanism in order. – Figures of Several Centuries by Arthur Symons