Sentence Examples


  • The ballad supplied him with the outline of a simple and striking plot.
  • Ettmiiller first applied Lachmann's ballad-theory to the poem (1841), and K.
  • In 1898 he published his powerful Ballad of Reading Gaol.
  • Southey made the incident the subject of his ballad of "The Inchcape Rock."
  • The more imaginative, elfin quality, familiar in Dunbar's Ballad of Kynd Kittok and his Interlude of the Droichis Part appears in such pieces as Gyre Carling (the mother-witch), King Berdok, and Lichtounis Dreme.