Sentence Examples

  • The Kurile Islands were discovered in 1634 by the Dutch navigator Martin de Vries.
  • This area, in which the south-east trade is interrupted, includes the Fiji, Navigator and Society groups, and the Paumotus.
  • This great navigator had already won renown in the service of Henry VII.
  • This was probably the farthest point reached before the Navigator died (1460).
  • The first authenticated visit of a European to what is now New Jersey was made under French authority by Giovanni da Verrazano, a Florentine navigator, who in the spring of 1524 sailed within Sandy Hook and dropped anchor in the waters of upper New York Bay.