Sentence Examples


  • Who do you think makes more money: the one person who operates the cotton gin we discussed in the last chapter or one of the fifty people he replaced?
  • Up comes the cotton, down goes the woven cloth; up comes the silk, down goes the woollen; up come the books, but down goes the wit that writes them.
  • There are a number of small manufacturing industries in Cuzco, including the manufacture of cotton and woollen fabrics, leather, beer, embroidery and articles of gold and silver.
  • Tobacco, vegetables and other garden produce are much cultivated; cotton could probably be grown with profit.
  • There are extensive woollen and cotton factories, and, in the neighbourhood, a large limestone quarry.
 

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