Sentence Examples

  • Numerous wealthy families reside here, and the town has a trade in olive-oil, silk and velvet.
  • Trade is in olive-oil, almonds and stone from the neighbouring quarries.
  • The principal exports are wines, cereals, olive-oil, cotton goods, soap, cigarette-paper, furniture and barrels, boots, shoes and leather goods, and machinery.
  • The other trades are olive-oil refining, barrel-making and soap-boiling; corn, honey and fruit are largely exported.
  • Manufactures are of small account, the raw material going mostly to the coast; but olive-oil is made, together with various wines, of which the most famous is the vino d'oro, a sweet liqueur-like beverage.