Sentence Examples


  • Blantyre Works (pop. 1683) was the birthplace of David Livingstone (1813-1873) and his brother Charles (1821-1873), who as lads were both employed as piecers in a local cotton-mill.
  • Military training is compulsory on all lads over ten attending government schools.
  • In the latter case the only persons spared were young girls and growing lads who could serve as carriers for the army.
  • Lads and girls, and even children, are gathered together; efforts being made to organize for them not only educational and religious opportunities, but harmless recreation, while the dwellers in the settlements share in the games and identify themselves most sympathetically with all the recreations.
  • They grow older the lads are seen beginning to carry burdens,.

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