Sentence Examples

  • The wind blew the entire night, creaking and groaning about the old building in a mournful dirge.
  • From behind the door I heard how he lay down on his bed groaning and loudly exclaimed, 'My God!'
  • In only about five or ten minutes, the mare was groaning and lying on her side, pushing hard.
  • A car crossed the bridge behind them, leaving a wake of squeaking and groaning metal and wood.
  • One night when the old countess, in nightcap and dressing jacket, without her false curls, and with her poor little knob of hair showing under her white cotton cap, knelt sighing and groaning on a rug and bowing to the ground in prayer, her door creaked and Natasha, also in a dressing jacket with slippers on her bare feet and her hair in curlpapers, ran in.

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