puzzle out

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The next thing was to puzzle out what was written in the letter.

It is a very great pleasure to me to puzzle out the sentences.

She wanted to be alone, to puzzle out what the coming of this man meant to her.

But there was no sense in trying to puzzle out the reason for their having gone.

Then I lay quite still, trying to puzzle out what was the matter.

As he worked at this he tried hard to puzzle out what had happened.

She wanted to think, to puzzle out all that was taking place around her.

So she stood there trying to puzzle out some plan for getting in.

Well, Ziz, I dont say it wasnt, but we must puzzle out how he got up there and why he went.

Ah, that is what I have been trying to puzzle out all the way here, she said.

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