Sentence Examples


  • She instructed certain of her favourites in gymnastics and athletics, as a useful training for war.
  • Apart from these verbal gymnastics, Diodorus did not differ from the Megarian school.
  • He was educated at Duisburg, Zurich and Bonn, where he distinguished himself by gymnastics as much as by study.
  • Services; the balloon establishment; the detention barracks; fire brigade stations; five churches; recreation grounds for officers and men; schools; and especially the military technical schools of army cooking, gymnastics, signalling, ballooning and of mounted infantry, Army Service Corps, Royal Army Medical Corps and veterinary duties.
  • At the beginning of the 5th century B.C. every young Greek of the better sort already received rudimentary instruction, not only in music and gymnastics, but also in reading and writing.