Sentence Examples


  • The condition of the numerous agricultural laborers (who constitute one-third of the population) is, except in some regions, hard, and in places absolutely miserable.
  • In Tuscany, however, the prevalence of mezzadria, properly so called, has raised the laborers position.
  • In Liguria, on account of the comparative rarity of large estates, agricultural laborers are in a better condition.
  • Com posed mainly of elements drawn from the Left, and dependent for a majority upon the support of the subversive groups of the Extreme Left, the formation of this cabinet gave the signal for a vast working-class movement, during which the Socialist party sought to extend its political influence by means of strikes and the organization of labor leagues among agricultural laborers and artisans.
  • I remember when wages were sixty cents a day for laborers on this very road.