Sentence Examples


  • These occasions were public holidays, and passed amid great rejoicings.
  • Sundays and holidays bring out a sleeveless jacket, embroidered in red and gold; and both sexes wear sheepskins in cold weather.
  • Soon after the Christmas holidays Nicholas told his mother of his love for Sonya and of his firm resolve to marry her.
  • Dean finished dismantling the tree, cleaning up the remaining detritus of the holidays and packing away the delicate figures of a manger scene.
  • In his holidays he learned Hebrew 'from Mr Kirkby, a dissenting minister at Heckmondwike, who subsequently took entire charge of his education.