Sentence Examples


  • He stayed with them and was shocked when the car left the road, bumping into a secluded copse, frightening the girl.
  • There the sun lighted me to hoe beans, pacing slowly backward and forward over that yellow gravelly upland, between the long green rows, fifteen rods, the one end terminating in a shrub oak copse where I could rest in the shade, the other in a blackberry field where the green berries deepened their tints by the time I had made another bout.
  • I have seen bricks amid the oak copse there.
  • On the left our troops were close to a copse, in which smoked the bonfires of our infantry who were felling wood.
  • Having galloped safely through the French, he reached a field behind the copse across which our men, regardless of orders, were running and descending the valley.

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