Sentence Examples


  • He seems then or later to have acquired some tincture of learning.
  • When the custom of commendation developed, the king charged the mayor of the palace to protect those who had commended themselves to him and to 1 The mayors of certain cities in the United Kingdom (London, York, Dublin) have acquired by prescription the prefix of "lord."
  • Would it be so terrible if she never acquired a fortune?
  • Helen acquired language by practice and habit rather than by study of rules and definitions.
  • Here again, I am unable to state where she acquired these expressions.
 

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