Usage examples for trying

  1. I was trying to see him in London. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  2. She was trying it on. – Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College by Jessie Graham Flower
  3. That she is trying to turn your head. – Zibeline, Complete by Phillipe de Massa Last Updated: March 2, 2009
  4. Then, I'm trying to tell you all I may. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  5. You sure you ain't trying to hold anything out on me? – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  6. If you are trying to get something out of me you are going the wrong way about it, aren't you? – The Short Cut by Jackson Gregory
  7. I'm not trying to do anything ... – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans
  8. Poor me- I have given up trying to be understood. – The Journal of Arthur Stirling "The Valley of the Shadow" by Upton Sinclair
  9. " I am trying to," I said. – The Maids of Paradise by Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
  10. Would you mind trying that again, Athalie? – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  11. Yes; trying to put it all on to us. – Burr Junior by G. Manville Fenn
  12. I've been trying so hard. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
  13. Trying to make my way to you. – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn
  14. Has this man been trying to make love to you? – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  15. It's no use trying to be a gentleman if you can't pay for it. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  16. " I was trying to find out something about Dillon's case," he said. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  17. At least it is just tea- time, but that was not why I was trying to find you. – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright
  18. He's trying to talk and he's nearly gone." – Green Fancy by George Barr McCutcheon
  19. I should not wonder if he were to come here, trying to see her." – The Tenants of Malory Volume 1 of 3 by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  20. I've been trying myself to think of something. – A Gentleman from Mississippi by Thomas A. Wise