Sentence Examples

  • Extensive coal mines are in the vicinity, and there are manufactures of iron and steel, mill machinery, door and sash factories, etc., as well as several shipbuilding yards.
  • The prosperity of the city depends on that of the rich mining country about it, on a very extensive wholesale trade, for which its situation and railway facilities admirably fit it, and on its large manufacturing and farming interests.
  • It is the principal seat of the linen trade in the county, and has extensive cloth and thread factories, bleachfields and chemical works.
  • On the highlands, however, which contain extensive open campos, the climate, though dry and hot, is considered healthy.
  • From these streets others strike at right angles down to the harbour, while others again lead obliquely up towards the Belt, beyond which are extensive suburbs.

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