Sentence Examples


  • I have other affairs to attend to.
  • If the thought that things looked bad chanced to enter anyone's head, he tried to be as cheerful as befits a good soldier and not to think of the general trend of affairs, but only of the task nearest to hand.
  • The count was more perturbed than ever by the condition of his affairs, which called for some decisive action.
  • I bet that will be as popular with the police as internal affairs or stale donuts.
  • The governor is aided by a privy council, an advisory body to which the governor nominates a minority of unofficial members, and a council general, to which is confided the control of local affairs, including the voting of the budget.