Sentence Examples


  • Its members were called Brothers and Knights, and its officials Commanders.
  • In 1871 a land company, promoted by railway officials, founded Birmingham.
  • The conseil prive is a deliberative body under the presidency of the lieutenant-governor, composed of colonial officials together with two native members.
  • Religious officials and shepherds in charge of flocks were exempt.
  • Besides the plunderers, very various people, some drawn by curiosity, some by official duties, some by self-interest--house owners, clergy, officials of all kinds, tradesmen, artisans, and peasants--streamed into Moscow as blood flows to the heart.