Usage examples for MOI

  1. In a frenzy of impatience and disgust I stood up again and hammered, kicking with my heels on the nail- studded door, and crying out desperately, " A moi! – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. See our writings, among others, 1st Series, Course of 1816, lectures 23 and 24: Histoire du moi; ibid. – Lectures on the true, the beautiful and the good by Victor Cousin
  3. " C'est moi," she says, hurriedly, and putting a finger to her lips, " and I am come to tell you that their Majesties have failed you- have abandoned the plan- and to implore you to escape while there is time." – Calvert of Strathore by Carter Goodloe
  4. Du reste, c'est bien imprudent, croyez- moi. – The Woman in Black by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
  5. " Moi j'ose," replied the lady, decidedly. – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  6. Moi j'aime mieux l'automobile. – The Visits of Elizabeth by Elinor Glyn
  7. Je suis j'ai- that is, donnez moi passport. – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  8. J'aime, moi, les situations nettes- je rien comprends pas d'autres. – The Awkward Age by Henry James
  9. Pardonnez moi, madame; but you ordered me to come to dress you for a drive at twelve. – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  10. " Et moi aussi," he murmured, like the vast murmur of the sea, " I want to be in that dance! – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  11. " Pardonnez moi, Sir Reginald," exclaimed Madame De La Motte, breaking off the conversation in which she was engaged with Harry, and looking up briskly. – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  12. Moi qui ne suis pas son amant, il m'effraye. – A Selection from the Comedies of Marivaux by Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux
  13. Croyez moi: il faut. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  14. If we were not selfish- passez- moi le mot, s. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  15. " Moi, I can't go- too bizzee. – Stranded in Arcady by Francis Lynde
  16. The Moi was still called kapu and aliinui. – Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands by Charles Nordhoff
  17. Vous avez toujours peur de moi. – A Woman's Will by Anne Warner
  18. " Sir," said the tall Frenchman with the riband, eying the epicier with great disdain, " you say you are for the Restoration- I am for the Empire - Moi!" – Night and Morning, Volume 3 by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  19. Once he stopped to help a comrade with a bandaged jaw, who could not speak but clung to his arm for a time and then fell dead in the freezing mire; and again he aided another, who groaned: " Trent, c'est moi- Philippe," until a sudden volley in the midst relieved him of his charge. – The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers