Sentence Examples


  • As the plough is ill-suited to the rugged surface of the land, the ground is usually turned up with the spade, care being taken not to destroy the roots of the grass, as hay is the principal crop. Horses and cows are few, and the cows give little milk, in consequence of the coarse hay upon which they are fed.
  • Next year he was returned to parlement by the arrondissement of Pontarlier; but the work of legislation was ill-suited to him.