Which preposition to use with wanted

of Occurrences 6256%

Gambetta made some bitter attacks on the Royalists, accusing them of mauvaise foi and want of patriotism.

in Occurrences 895%

At first, they were chaotic and wanting in coherence.

for Occurrences 537%

We were giving a ball at the Quai d'Orsay a few nights afterward, and had also asked a great many peopleall the ambassadors sent in very large lists of invitations they wanted for their compatriots, but much the largest was that sent in by the American minister.

to Occurrences 244%

"You can laugh all you're wanting to.

with Occurrences 221%

Then Wesley went out to the angry crowd, and standing on a chair asked, "What do you want with me?"

at Occurrences 112%

What you want at the moment is right, and only that; with us nothing is real until we have tried and proved it.

from Occurrences 87%

" "I shall not bother him any more, sir, as I have had all I want from him," was my answer.

on Occurrences 64%

"True," he replied; "this man's conduct cannot be explained upon any rational principlesbut he is one of the Glonglims, of which I have spoken to you; and examples are not wanting on our planet, of conduct as irreconcilable to reason.

by Occurrences 39%

Nature helps to supply these wants by growing cranberries and other wild fruits in abundance, but men in summer are usually too busy to avail themselves of these.

out Occurrences 21%

"Ain't it fair, Lenie, in love and war and business a man has got to scheme for what he wants out of life?

as Occurrences 20%

When I returned I found her waiting there, and she demanded that I should give her up the paper she wanted as a matter of gratitude.

without Occurrences 19%

" It is curious to see how soon travellers get past that first cheeckalko feeling that it is a little "nervy," as the Boy had said, to walk into another man's house uninvited, an absolute stranger, and take possession of everything you want without so much as "by your leave.

than Occurrences 16%

It is not that we are poorer or more penurious than our ancestors, but that we have more wants than they, and that the new wants overshadow the old.

about Occurrences 15%

He's just chock full of woods lore, and can give you all the points you want about animals and such.

among Occurrences 10%

It must blow a gale, and that over a considerable extent of open sea, to produce much commotion among the fields and bergs, though that heaving and setting, which has been likened to the respiration of some monster, and which seamen call the "ground-swell," is never entirely wanting among the waters of an ocean.

before Occurrences 6%

Let us go into the wood, and procure what we want before the sun sets, and our mother comes out to see what progress we have made.' No, Henrich,' replied his sister; 'do not go this evening.

under Occurrences 6%

That's the secret why I can have any office I want under the present administration.

during Occurrences 6%

The Kadiak bear finds no trouble in getting all the food he wants during the berry season and during the run of the various kinds of salmon, which lasts from June until October.

like Occurrences 5%

Joy it were to me, O tree, Consciousness to want like thee. Where the grounds are wet and low, There the trees of goat-peach grow.

above Occurrences 5%

The Homeric hero makes a great deal of honour; but it is honour paid to himself, living; what he wants above everything is to be admired"always to be the best"; that is what true heroism is.

between Occurrences 5%

* "There is only one thing wanting between you two."

into Occurrences 4%

How is it we are no longer able to communicate the secrets to the suffering world which are able to transmute the people's want into God's plenty, and attract and hold the hearts of men with the joys of the Vision Splendid?

near Occurrences 4%

These foreigners are the kind I don't want near me.

throughout Occurrences 4%

If any of the guests has brought his own servant with him, his place is behind his master's chair, rendering such assistance to others as he can, while attending to his master's wants throughout the dinner, so that every guest has what he requires.

until Occurrences 4%

The men who drove it were not notified that their services were wanted until the morning of the race.

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