You are not to suppose that in all this Sir Oliver was acting upon any preconcerted plan.
The king was now acting upon the advice of his ghostly counsellors!
This is obtained by considering (and acting upon) the principles involved.
Acting upon this theory, she hastily essayed to seize the morsel.
“Many think and feel as you do, and are acting upon it,” answered the steward.
Acting upon this, he turned the spoil out upon the buttercups.
Quick, all of you; our weight is acting upon the ashes, and they are gliding down with us.
By acting upon it at once he could combine business with pleasure.
The only way in which they could get them would be by acting upon their curiosity.
Now, acting upon some instinct or impulse, he reversed his opinion.