Sentence Examples


  • Tetuaroa and Tubai, besides the three western Leeward Isles, are coral atolls.
  • From 1893 to 1894 he was secretary to the governor of the Leeward Islands.
  • 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.
  • On the leeward side, from near the sea level to elevations of 1500 ft., and on ground that was formerly barren, the algaroba tree has formed dense forests since its introduction in 1837.
  • A year later Captain Hood was employed in Trinidad as a commissioner, and, upon the death of the flag officer commanding the Leeward station, he succeeded him as Commodore.
 

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