Sentence Examples


  • These two foreign occupations, which were almost as displeasing to the pope as to the Liberals, lasted until 1838.
  • To that it may be answered, though these occupations be not used, there be as many newe occupations that were not used before; as getting of quicke settes, diching, hedging and plashing, the which the same men may use and occupye."
  • So far as we are informed, prayer and study were the sole occupations of the Therapeutae.
  • Then, in addition to this, Christians were already found in all ranks and occupations - in the Imperial palace, among the officials, in the abodes of labour and the halls of learning, amongst slaves and freemen.
  • His occupations were now almost exclusively literary, and from this time forward he was probably engaged in writing, completing or revising the treatises which were afterwards included in the Characteristics.