Sentence Examples

  • Cynthia was standing at her bureau for a last minute comb of her hair.
  • He placed the bone atop Cynthia's jewelry box on their bureau and climbed into bed.
  • In 1868 the International Bureau of Telegraphic Administrations was constituted at Berne, and a convention was formulated by which a central office was appointed to collect and publish information and generally to promote the interests of international telegraphy.
  • He represented the United States Bureau of Education at the International Congress of Educators at Brussels in 1880.
  • The ministry of war is divided into branches for infantry, cavalry, &c.and services for special subjects such as military law, explosives, health, &c. The general staff (stat major de larme) has its functions classed as follows: personnel; material and finance; 1st bureau (organization and mobilization), 2nd (intelligence), 3rd (military operations and training) and 4th (communications and transport); and the famous historical section.