Sentence Examples


  • But the failures were sporadic only.
  • Bank failures were numerous and commercial distress widespread.
  • The rate of progress was necessarily slow, apart from any liability to interruption by other undertakings and failures in bodily health.
  • The crisis was by no means a sudden crash, and even when the failures began to take place they were spread over a period of sixteen weeks.
  • So far acclimatizers note but few failures; the chief case is that of the salmon.