Sentence Examples

  • Ere long his abilities attracted the notice of Cardinal Wolsey, who made him his secretary, and in this capacity he is said to have been with him at More Park in Hertfordshire, when the conclusion of the celebrated treaty of the More brought Henry VIII.
  • He had married while in London, but ere long had reason to suspect his wife's relations with a certain Englishman.
  • Confucius was in his fifty-sixth year when he left Lu; and thirteen years elapsed ere he returned to it.
  • All these rivers break through the main snowy range ere they twist their way through the southern hills to the plains of India.
  • He often surprised his hearers by the quietness of his beginnings, and these were very often the speeches which turned out most brilliant and most irresistible ere the close.

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