Sentence Examples


  • She set about wandering the halls once more, pausing to look out of large windows onto expanses of grass.
  • These lakes are expanses of brackish waters that spread or Lakes.
  • That city, like Ravenna, originally stood in the midst of a lagoon; and the coast east of it to near Monfalcone, where it meets the mountains, is occupied by similar expanses of water, which are, however, becoming gradually converted into dry land.
  • They are smooth depressed areas (in the case of the largest, the Shat el Jerid, lying a few feet below the level of the Mediterranean), which for more than half the year are expanses of dried mud covered with a thick incrustation of white or grey salt.
  • In some valleys there are expanses of sugar-cane, in others cotton, whilst in others vineyards and olive-yards predominate.

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