Usage examples for planning

  1. But in planning to get the " whip hand" Mrs. Holt reckoned without Kate. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  2. I'm not just planning, my friend. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  3. I was planning before this smash came to plant six hundred acres of cotton next year. – The Desert Fiddler by William H. Hamby
  4. The desire for common action assuredly is there; one little group after another are meeting and talking over their difficulties, and planning how they can overcome them. – The Trade Union Woman by Alice Henry
  5. What is certain is that Oxford and Bolingbroke were planning for it. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  6. " I'd been planning to bring you down today," she went on. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  7. And he was planning to outfit his new sailing ships with my cannon. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  8. What are you planning to do with us? – Gold in the Sky by Alan Edward Nourse
  9. Many a happy hour she had spent planning for something nice for him. – Short Stories of Various Types by Various
  10. Then I was planning to make the peninsula my headquarters for a time. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  11. That was my conclusion precisely, though I hadn't been planning to say it to him, at least not yet. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  12. Many nights I have lain awake, planning what I should say to you when the time came. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
  13. She's planning some sort of ridiculous surprise. – Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer by Jessie Graham Flower
  14. Likewise, the planning of the African Conference should be handled by you, in close co- operation with the other N. S. A. s. – Unfolding Destiny by Shoghi Effendi
  15. This deal I'm engaged on is a big thing, and there are plenty of City people in London who'd like to know just what I'm planning, and just why Matheson and I sent you to Canada. – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  16. Indeed, so much did he get into the habit of planning that many a night it robbed him of his sleep, for he never lay down at nights without making in his head a programme for the coming day. – The Boyhood of Great Inventors by A. Fraser Robertson
  17. They disappeared, hand in hand; lovers, living in perfect companionship, planning and building as they go. – Reno A Book of Short Stories and Information by Lilyan Stratton
  18. Were they planning to go North in the summer and South in the winter? – The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey
  19. And then Cateye said something about the team's planning to make Judd next year's captain and Bob brought cheers by giving out that he was returning to college next fall. – Over the Line by Harold M. Sherman