Sentence Examples


  • After serving an apprenticeship of six years with a doctor in Philadelphia, he went for two years to Edinburgh, where he attached himself chiefly to William Cullen.
  • It was the necessary apprenticeship to his brilliant diplomatic career.
  • When this was done the local legislatures saw that the slaves would no longer work for the masters; they accordingly cut off two years of the indentured apprenticeship, and gave freedom to the slaves in August 1838 instead of 1840.
  • A system of apprenticeship for seven years was established as a transitional preparation for liberty.
  • He was fond of reading, and before the end of his apprenticeship had read more than a thousand volumes.