Sentence Examples


  • As they died, they shouted, 'Communist Party, Chairman Mao, save us.'
  • He served as chairman of many commissions dealing with public health, prohibition, and labour.
  • He was chairman of the Republican national executive campaign committee in 1888, and was a member of the United States Senate in1887-1899and again in 1901-1904.
  • From 1875 to 1887, when he entered the U.S. Senate, he was again a representative in Congress, and from 1877 almost continuously to the close of his service he was chairman of the Committee on Commerce, in which capacity he had a prominent part in securing the passage of the Interstate Commerce Act of 1887.
  • His power was formerly of great extent, but he has now practically no important duty to exercise except that of chairman of the Dover harbour board.