Sentence Examples


  • He looked at the fire on the hearth.
  • Sasha sat before the hearth, as if deep in thought.
  • It was past nightfall, and shadows and light from the hearth danced around him.
  • He set down the tray on the small table near the blazing hearth and sat.
  • The use of the first two is restricted, as they are suited only for galena ores or mixtures of galena and carbonate, which contain not less than 58% lead and not more than 4% silica; further, ores to be treated in the ore-hearth should run low in or be free from silver, as the loss in the fumes is excessive.