Sentence Examples


  • The last civil war set us back fifty years.
  • Someone told me that it was built by Union soldiers hiding from the rebels during the Civil War.
  • In other words, civil government steps in to take over roles traditionally provided by private charity only when charities no longer provide the service.
  • He was educated partly privately and partly at a board school, and in 1886 entered the Civil Service.
  • When, however, the Civil War began, he volunteered into the navy, was rated acting master's mate, and became a midshipman in October 1861, and a lieutenant in July 1862, serving in the North Atlantic blockading squadron.
 

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