Sentence Examples

  • They'd traveled over a fortnight on the king's largest ship, bearing silks, game, and swords to offer as gifts with the barbarians.
  • A fortnight later he wrote to Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick, "The sky begins to clear.
  • Within a week Moscow already had fifteen thousand inhabitants, in a fortnight twenty-five thousand, and so on.
  • The patient should continue to take about 100 grains a day for at least a fortnight after he is apparently convalescent, otherwise a recrudescence is very probable.
  • In a few days, or at most a fortnight, after a rainfall numberless specimens of these sizes were found swimming about, " and as not a single one was to be found in the water-pools prior to the rain, these must have been developed from the egg."

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