Sentence Examples

  • So far the British government had resisted the considerable pressure brought to bear in Downing Street in favour of annexation.
  • Grey quarrelled with his masters in Downing Street, and his career in the imperial service came to an end in 1868.
  • The dispute was by consent referred to the secretary for the colonies, and the decision from Downing Street was in Ballance's favour.
  • 1884 he was appointed reader in English law at Cambridge, and in 1888 became Downing professor of the laws of England.
  • 1866), was educated at Trinity and Downing Colleges, Cambridge.