Sentence Examples

  • There is an immense granary and a wool warehouse with capacity for 40,000 bales.
  • To the south-east stretches the fruitful plain of Beauce, "the granary of France," of which the town is the commercial centre.
  • South Beveland is sometimes called the "granary" and Walcheren the "garden" of Zeeland.
  • The Moors had made Alemtejo the granary of Portugal, but war had undone their work, and large tracts of land were now barren and depopulated.
  • The Perche in the southwest and the Thimerais in the north-west are districts of hills and valleys, woods, lakes and streams. The region of the east and south is a level and uniform expanse, consisting for the most part of the riverless but fertile plain of Beauce, sometimes called the "granary of France."