Sentence Examples


  • This immigration was also stimulated by the terrible condition of western Europe between 987 and 1060, when it was visited by an endless succession of bad harvests and epidemics.
  • With good harvests and good markets the standard of living in Burma has much improved.
  • 166) the same description is given of the Islands of the Blessed under the rule of Cronus, which yield three harvests yearly.
  • In the same temple stands the altar of prayer for good harvests, which is surmounted by a triple-roofed circular structure 99 ft.
  • Primitive methods obtain, but the Siamese are efficient cultivators and secure good harvests nevertheless.