Sentence Examples


  • At twelve the boy was placed on the foundation of St Paul's School (then in St Paul's Churchyard), and in his nineteenth year he obtained an open scholarship at Balliol.
  • Lichtenberger, History of German Theology in the Nineteenth Century, pp. 21-24.
  • Nineteenth-century pictures have been eliminated as foreign to the character of the collection, and inferior works relegated to a side passage.
  • In 1844 an article by Mr Barnett in the Nineteenth Century discussed the question of university settlements.
  • In my nineteenth year I was admitted to the diaconate, in my thirtieth to the priesthood, both by the hands of the most reverend Bishop John (of Hexham), and at the bidding of Abbot Ceolfrid.

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