I could only speculate
on the cause of Parthak's removal, but that it was connected in some way directly with the note I had given him was most apparent to me.
But in Naples I think they speculate
on misfortunes of that kind.
He had as much right as anybody else to speculate
upon the admiration and curiosity of his contemporaries.
When, with closed eyes, she commenced to speculate
upon the future, and terrifying fears were conjured by a vivid imagination, she had but to raise her lids and look upon that noble face so close to hers to dissipate the last remnant of apprehension.
They will be struck by the wonderful depth of the colour on the nose, and speculate
as to how beautiful the bit of the tail that is lost no doubt was.
Katharine stirred her tea, and seemed to speculate
, so Denham thought, upon the duty of filling somebody else's cup, but she was really wondering how she was going to keep this strange young man in harmony with the rest.
From its construction Carthoris could but dimly speculate
upon its unthinkable antiquity.
As I proceeded I began to speculate
upon the possible actions of Raja when we should enter the presence of other men than myself.
He wondered if she knew how Tarzan felt toward her and then he himself began to speculate
upon the truth of the ape-man's charges.
Then we began to speculate
as to whether it had been an ape-man or a Prussian that had abducted Lys.
I intended you to speculate
, and you did speculate
In a pampero off the River Plate we speculate
, if we are disabled, of running in to Buenos Ayres, the "Paris of America," and I have visions of bright congregating places of men, of the jollity of raised glasses, and of song and cheer and the hum of genial voices.
comes from the Latin speculari, to spy out.
It would be idle to speculate
as to the date of this work.
The fate of the relinquished provinces which lay beyond the dead lines we could only speculate