Sentence Examples

  • There is a large staff of inspectors constantly visiting the various parts of the watershed, and in spite of many difficulties arising from vested interests, the work of purification is attaining completion, with a correspondingly great improvement in the quality of the river water.
  • It's difficult attaining this state but it is unbelievably clear once accomplished.
  • He continued the agitation with the object of attaining both the political and commercial independence of Hungary.
  • Lat., is a noble tree, attaining a height of loo to 150 ft., with a straight trunk and white wood.
  • We should have to tell of the great and rapid increase of the Church; of its powerful influence among the nobles and the bourgeoisie; of its direful persecutions; of its St Bartholomew massacre with 70,000 victims; of its regrettable though perhaps inevitable entanglements in politics and war; and finally of its attaining not only tolerance but also honourable recognition and protection when Henry IV.

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