Sentence Examples

  • The Portuguese were the first Europeans to colonize any part of the archipelago.
  • He was to explore and colonize, while the other vessel traded, to pay for the expedition.
  • In June 1595 Mendana sailed from the coast of Peru in command of a second expedition to colonize the Solomon Islands.
  • In Connecticut the Susquehanna Land Company was formed in 1753 to colonize the valley, and the Delaware Land Company was formed in 1754 for the region immediately W.
  • The marshes near the Danube and Theiss were cleared, roads and canals were built at great expense of labour, German artisans and other settlers were attracted to colonize the district, and agriculture and trade encouraged.

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