Usage examples for somebody

  1. I could not make it out: everybody seemed to have got into somebody else's place. – A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II) by Augustus de Morgan
  2. Somebody must stay with Blanche. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  3. You do look as if you were used to having somebody around with you. – Sunny Boy in the Big City by Ramy Allison White
  4. He doesn't want any one to know we live in such a poor place, because somebody he used to know might hear of it and try to help him, and that would break father's heart. – In And Out by Edgar Franklin
  5. If I had not, somebody else would." – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  6. I suppose if I did marry somebody he would take me to hear all the great people? – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  7. It must have been somebody else, sir. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. " And won't somebody go and help him? – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  9. The sound of the fire was like somebody talking to them. – Half-Past Bedtime by H. H. Bashford
  10. I have just been asked who you were by- somebody who thought he had seen you before. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  11. He's got somebody with him, too. – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  12. " Well," said Mrs. Lansing, " I've often thought it's a pity George didn't marry somebody nice and sensible." – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  13. Oh, I'm afraid somebody will be killed." – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  14. They would eat a whole buffalo every day, or a couple of elk, so somebody had to be busy. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  15. I wanted to tell somebody – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
  16. I must love somebody and 'love them hard, ' as children say; so why can't you come and stay with me? – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  17. And since I had to have somebody to help me, I thought I might as well let him help me all the way through- and stand for it. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  18. Somebody asked him what was the matter. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  19. I let this place to somebody M'Whirter or M'Glashan. – Tales-and-Fantasies by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  20. And if somebody should write to my uncle? – Cæsar or Nothing by Pío Baroja Baroja