Sentence Examples


  • They can also be very useful for people with shift work schedules who may need to wake up at different times on different days, setting an alarm for 7 a.m. on Mondays while having the alarm go off at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays, for example.
  • However, come 1991, fraught by a press backlash against indie-dance and a growing obsession for US grunge acts like Nirvana, Happy Mondays staged a half-arsed return to the charts with mediocre single 'Judge Fudge'.
  • The Bogomils refused to fast on Mondays and Fridays.
  • Three days' fairs were granted to the abbots in 1129 for the feast of St Peter ad Vincula by Henry for Holy Rood day; in 1282 for Ascension day; and a market on Mondays was obtained in 1282.
  • All adherents of the sect seem to have kept three Lents in the year, as also to have fasted Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays of each week; in these fasts a diet of bread and water was usual.