Sentence Examples


  • To these may be added numerous lesser invasions of India, China and Persia.
  • In historic times Asia has attempted to assert her influence over Europe by a series of invasions, most of which have been repulsed.
  • The English invasions of 1547, undertaken with a view to enforcing the English marriage, gave Mary the desired pretext for a French alliance.
  • Alexander was not the only person responsible for the general unrest in Italy and the foreign invasions, but he was ever ready to profit by them.
  • Towards 431 he crossed the great Roman road from Bavay to Cologne, which was protected by numerous forts and had long arrested the invasions of the barbarians.