Sentence Examples


  • Tetuaroa and Tubai, besides the three western Leeward Isles, are coral atolls.
  • The archipelago is divided into two groups - the Leeward (lies sous le Vent) and the Windward Islands (Iles du Vent) - by a clear channel of 60 m.
  • More rain falls from January to May than during the other months; very much more falls on the windward side of the principal islands than on the leeward; and the amount increases with the elevation also up to about 4000 ft.
  • From this cause also, therefore, the leeward side of the valley receives more rain than the windward side.
  • ANTIGUA, an island in the British West Indies, forming, with Barbuda and Redonda, one of the five presidencies in the colony of the Leeward Islands.