Sentence Examples


  • Sir Michael Costa was the conductor 1846-1854, and from his acceptance of that high pitch the fork became known as Costa's, and its inception was attributed to him, though on insufficient grounds.
  • Negotiations were soon opened which quickly led to the resignation of Costa, and the return of the insurgents to their homes.
  • In 1462 de Sintra returned with another Portuguese captain, Sueiro da Costa, and penetrated as far as Cape Palmas and the Cavalla river.
  • Southern examples from Costa Rica and Veragua have the tail-coverts much narrower, and have been considered to form a distinct species, P. costaricensis.
  • In this position the outer margin of the wing is the costa, the inner the dorsum, and the hind-margin the termen.