Sentence Examples


  • No adequate definition is to be found even in the British statute-book; for although g parliament has on different occasions passed acts dealing with such railways both in Great Britain and Ireland, it has not inserted in any of them a clear and sufficient statement of what it intends shall be understood by the term, as distinguished from an ordinary railway.
  • A man must find his occasions in himself, it is true.
  • It was on one of those occasions that Lisa made her first perplexing discovery.
  • "There are occasions in life when financial caution gets tossed out the window," he added, "son. That's all water under the bridge.
  • On several occasions they incited the populations of the towns through which they passed against the Jews, and also against the monks who opposed their propaganda.