She heard several different languages spoken before those she passed fell silent.
He took in the different manners of dress, the different features and colors, and the variety of accents and languages he heard as he walked.
He devoted himself particularly to the study of the classical languages, and became unusually proficient in Latin composition.
On graduation, in 1856, Garfield became professor of ancient languages and literature in the Eclectic Institute at Hiram, and within a year had risen to the presidency of the institution.
After a few years the father quarrelled with the Russian government, and went to England, where he obtained a professorship of natural history and the modern languages at the famous nonconformist academy at Warrington.